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

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$106.68 +0.26 (+0.24 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$106.42
Today's Range$105.52 - $107.91
52-Week Range$83.29 - $119.66
Volume118,668 shs
Average Volume136,365 shs
Market Capitalization$1.72 billion
P/E Ratio16.49
Dividend Yield2.26%
Beta1.03
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, crash management systems, anti-lock braking systems, and drawn tubes for drive shafts, as well as offers fabrication services, including sawing and cutting to length. 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, Western 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

Industry Rolling, drawing, & extruding of nonferrous metals
Sub-IndustryAluminum
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KALU
CUSIP48300770
Phone949-614-1740

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Cash Flow$9.5677 per share
Book Value$44.87 per share

Profitability

Net Income$91.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,860
Market Cap$1.72 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 25th will be given a dividend of $0.60 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 24th. This is a positive change from Kaiser Aluminum's previous quarterly dividend of $0.55. View Kaiser Aluminum's Dividend History.

How will Kaiser Aluminum's stock buyback program work?

Kaiser Aluminum declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase up to 7.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Kaiser Aluminum's earnings last quarter?

Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (NASDAQ:KALU) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 20th. The industrial products company reported $1.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.22. The industrial products company earned $389 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $389.90 million. Kaiser Aluminum had a return on equity of 14.49% and a net margin of 5.78%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.22 earnings per share. 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, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kaiser Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for KALU?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Kaiser Aluminum's stock. Their predictions range from $97.00 to $123.00. On average, they anticipate Kaiser Aluminum's share price to reach $105.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kaiser Aluminum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kaiser Aluminum?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kaiser Aluminum in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 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?

Media headlines about KALU stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kaiser Aluminum earned a coverage optimism score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Kaiser Aluminum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kaiser Aluminum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kaiser Aluminum investors own include Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), MONDI/PAR VTG FPD 0.2 (MNDI), Alcoa (AA), General Electric (GE) and Energen (EGN).

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's key executives?

Kaiser Aluminum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jack A. Hockema, Chairman & CEO (Age 72)
  • Mr. Keith A. Harvey, Pres & COO (Age 59)
  • Mr. John M. Donnan, Exec. VP - Legal, Compliance & HR (Age 58)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Rinkenberger, Advisor (Age 60)
  • Mr. Neal E. West, Sr. VP and Chief Financial & Accounting Officer (Age 60)

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's major shareholders?

Kaiser Aluminum's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.21%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.94%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.67%), Northern Trust Corp (2.91%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (2.66%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.47%). 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 Robecosam AG, FMR LLC, LSV Asset Management, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Walthausen & Co. LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Kaiser Aluminum company stock in the last year include Jack A Hockema, Jack Quinn, John Barneson, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Victory Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Hsbc Holdings PLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. 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 $106.68.

How big of a company is Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.72 billion and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $91.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.47 on an earnings per share basis. Kaiser Aluminum employs 2,860 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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  283 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  533
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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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