How might Alcoa's recent $5 billion shelf registration impact shareholders, and what does it say about the company's long-term plans?
By Christopher Salerno: Investor sentiment toward Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE:AA) has gradually become very positive over the last few months, as seen in the stock price which has soared approximately 25% in the last three months. CEO Klaus Kleinfled...Show More Summary
Alcoa's impressive strategy will allow it to deliver safe growth
Alcoa has doubled in value in less than a year. What's behind this huge rally?
By Mitu Anand: Aluminum producer Alcoa (NYSE:AA) is on a roll in 2014, with its shares already up 55%. Back in April, I wrote that Alcoa is poised for a breakout, and the same has happened. But the good thing is that Alcoa hasn't run out of breath yet. Show More Summary
Is Alcoa's head-scratching rally sustainable?
By Balanced Investing: Alcoa's (NYSE:AA) share value has climbed a whopping 97% in one year. The company has given a lot of importance to transforming its product portfolio into one that commands a higher premium. A major reason why this is happening and why it will benefit investors is the ongoing economic calamity surrounding the world. Show More Summary
Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) this afternoon said it named CEO Meg Whitman chairman, replacing Ralph Whitworth of Relational Investors, who stepped down on Tuesday because of health reasons. HP also said that Klaus Kleinfeld, head of Alcoa (AA), has joined the board. Show More Summary
FBN’s Charles Payne, NewOak Capital President, James Frischling, retail analyst Hitha Prabhakar, Penn Financial Group founder, Matt McCall, and FBN’s Tracy Byrnes participated in Fox Business‘ “Payne Picks” to share their outlooks on light weight metals manufacturer Alcoa Inc (NYSE:AA) in the back drop of the company’s second quarter earnings call on July 8. The […]
By Valuentum: Investors are using Alcoa (NYSE:AA) to explain how frothy the stock market has become. The cyclical aluminum giant that is tied to volatile metals pricing reported excellent second-quarter results that revealed adjusted earnings per share of $0.18--a level that doubled sequentially and tripled on a year-over-year basis. Show More Summary
Alcoa just announced plans to buy an aerospace supplier; but it's not the only metal player looking to diversify into this specialty market.
Alcoa's outlook as improved further after the company reported strong second-quarter results.
Alcoa will supply parts for Pratt & Whitney’s jet engines, including the forging for the first-ever aluminum fan blade for jet engines, under a 10-year, $1.1 billion deal. The aluminum fan blade will make the engine lighter, as well as more fuel and cost efficient, Alcoa says. The forging was developed for Pratt & Whitney’s […]
After rallying more than 87% in the last year, Alcoa still has more upside. Here's why:
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By The Value Investor: It is officially earnings season the coming week after Alcoa (AA) reported a solid set of earnings last week. Among the biggest companies scheduled to report earnings this week are Google (GOOG), (GOOGL), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), J.P. Show More Summary
The rally in Alcoa shares may not be over yet. Here's why.
Alcoa always gives good commentary on its end markets, and shareholders in Caterpillar, Johnson Controls, and Cummins should follow its report closely.
Alcoa's report signals the worst times could be over for primary aluminum producers.