NASDAQ:KALU - Kaiser Aluminum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$91.50 -1.20 (-1.29 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$92.70
Today's Range$91.47 - $93.94
52-Week Range$86.62 - $119.66
Volume117,600 shs
Average Volume116,507 shs
Market Capitalization$1.49 billion
P/E Ratio18.13
Dividend Yield2.43%
Beta0.89
Kaiser Aluminum Corporation manufactures and sells semi-fabricated specialty aluminum mill products. The company offers rolled, extruded, and drawn aluminum products used principally for aerospace and defense, automotive, consumer durables, electronics, electrical, and machinery and equipment applications. Its aerospace and high strength products include heat treat plates and sheets, hard alloy extruded shapes, cold finish rods and bars, seamless drawn tubes, and billets for aerospace and defense industries. The company's automotive extrusions include extruded aluminum products for structural components, bumper systems, anti-lock braking systems, and drawn tubes for drive shafts in the automobile industry. Its general engineering products comprise alloy plate, sheet, rod, bar, tube, wire, and standard extrusion shapes used in various applications, including the production of military vehicles, ordnances, semiconductor manufacturing cells, electronic devices, after-market motor sport parts, tooling plates, parts for machinery and equipment, bolts, screws, nails, and rivets. The company also offers extruded, drawn, and cast billet aluminum products for industrial end uses. It sells its products directly to customers through sales personnel located in the United States, Canada, Europe, and China, as well as through independent sales agents in other regions of Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Kaiser Aluminum Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Foothill Ranch, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Rolling, drawing, & extruding of nonferrous metals
Sub-IndustryAluminum
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KALU
Previous SymbolOTC:KLUCQ
CUSIP48300770
Phone949-614-1740

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49
Current Ratio3.50
Quick Ratio2.48

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.13
Forward P/E Ratio14.50
P/E Growth0.96

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Price / Sales1.08
Cash Flow$7.7085 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.87
Book Value$44.15 per share
Price / Book2.07

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.09
Net Income$45.40 million
Net Margins3.41%
Return on Equity13.23%
Return on Assets7.09%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,770
Outstanding Shares16,500,000
Market Cap$1.49 billion
OptionableOptionable

Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ:KALU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kaiser Aluminum's stock symbol?

Kaiser Aluminum trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KALU."

How often does Kaiser Aluminum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Thursday, November 15th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 24th. View Kaiser Aluminum's Dividend History.

How will Kaiser Aluminum's stock buyback program work?

Kaiser Aluminum declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 7.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Kaiser Aluminum's earnings last quarter?

Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (NASDAQ:KALU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 17th. The industrial products company reported $1.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.12. The industrial products company earned $393.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $383.84 million. Kaiser Aluminum had a return on equity of 13.23% and a net margin of 3.41%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 18.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.90 EPS. View Kaiser Aluminum's Earnings History.

When is Kaiser Aluminum's next earnings date?

Kaiser Aluminum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kaiser Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for KALU?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Kaiser Aluminum's shares. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $123.00. On average, they anticipate Kaiser Aluminum's share price to reach $105.2857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kaiser Aluminum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kaiser Aluminum?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kaiser Aluminum in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kaiser Aluminum.

Has Kaiser Aluminum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about KALU stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kaiser Aluminum earned a news impact score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Kaiser Aluminum's key competitors?

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's key executives?

Kaiser Aluminum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jack A. Hockema, Chairman & CEO (Age 71)
  • Mr. Keith A. Harvey, Pres & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Rinkenberger, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. John M. Donnan, Exec. VP - Legal, Compliance & HR (Age 57)
  • Mr. John Barneson, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 67)

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's major shareholders?

Kaiser Aluminum's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.14%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.78%), Vanguard Group Inc (10.78%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.73%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.02%) and Standard Life Aberdeen plc (2.91%). Company insiders that own Kaiser Aluminum stock include Alfred E Osborne Jr, Carolyn Bartholomew, Del L Miller, Jack A Hockema, Jack Quinn, John Barneson, John Malcolm Donnan, Keith Harvey, Mark Krouse, Melinda C Ellsworth, Neal E West and Ray Parkinson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kaiser Aluminum.

Which major investors are selling Kaiser Aluminum stock?

KALU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Man Group plc, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc and Standard Life Aberdeen plc. Company insiders that have sold Kaiser Aluminum company stock in the last year include Alfred E Osborne Jr, Jack A Hockema, Jack Quinn, John Barneson, John Malcolm Donnan, Keith Harvey, Mark Krouse, Melinda C Ellsworth and Neal E West. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kaiser Aluminum.

Which major investors are buying Kaiser Aluminum stock?

KALU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Walthausen & Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kaiser Aluminum.

How do I buy shares of Kaiser Aluminum?

Shares of KALU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kaiser Aluminum's stock price today?

One share of KALU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $91.50.

How big of a company is Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.49 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $45.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.09 on an earnings per share basis. Kaiser Aluminum employs 2,770 workers across the globe.

What is Kaiser Aluminum's official website?

The official website for Kaiser Aluminum is http://www.kaiseraluminum.com.

How can I contact Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum's mailing address is 27422 PORTOLA PARKWAY SUITE 200, FOOTHILL RANCH CA, 92610. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 949-614-1740 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ KALU)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  241 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  510
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kaiser Aluminum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KALU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KALU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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