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Average Rating in Peer Group
Highest Rating in Peer Group
Lowest in Peer Group (39)
Average in Peer Group (67)
Highest in Peer Group (83)

Plan Description

AK Steel Corporation Thrift Plan - Plan Document A is a defined contribution plan with a profit-sharing component and 401k feature. This plan has a BrightScope Rating of 78, placing it in the top 15% of all plans in its peer group. This plan is also in the top 15% of plans for Account Balances, Company Generosity, and Total Plan Cost. AK Steel Corporation Thrift Plan - Plan Document A currently has over 3,400 active participants and over $464.0M in plan assets.

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For the average 401k participant, the 5 point difference between this plan's BrightScope Rating (78) and the top rated plan (83) could equate to:
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Plan Details

Plan Details Relevant details about the plan and the plan sponsor, including the address and industry of the plan sponsor and the size of the plan in assets and participants.

Plan data accurate as of 12/31/2015
Plan data has been audited by an Independent Qualified Public Accountant (IQPA).
Address 9227 Centre Pointe Drive
  • Location
    West Chester , OH
  • 45069
  • Industry
    Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
  • Administrator
    Stephanie Bisselberg
  • Net Plan Assets
  • Total Participants
  • Avg Account Balance

Plan Components

Component Ratings


Total Plan Cost:
Lowest Fees
Company Generosity:


Participation Rate:
Above Average
Salary Deferrals:
Above Average
Account Balance:


Total Plan Cost:
Average Fees
Company Generosity:
Above Average


Participation Rate:
Above Average
Salary Deferrals:
Above Average
Account Balance:
Above Average

Peer Group Plans

Company Rating
Steel Dynamics 77.4
North American Stainless 76.2
Materion 71.9
Arconic 70.5
Allegheny Technologies 61.5
Rio Tinto America Holding 42.5
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Investment Menu Stats

# of Investment Options


(Plan Average: 20)

Largest Funds in this Plan Allocation of Assets 1 YR Rank in Category
T. Rowe Price Retirement 23%
AK Steel Fixed Income Fund 22%
T. Rowe Price New Horizons 11%
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Plan Service Provider

Plante & Moran, PLLC

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