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

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$104.04 +2.63 (+2.59 %)
(As of 02/17/2019 02:59 PM ET)
Previous Close$104.04
Today's Range$101.83 - $104.4750
52-Week Range$83.29 - $119.66
Volume109,246 shs
Average Volume121,964 shs
Market Capitalization$1.72 billion
P/E Ratio20.44
Dividend Yield2.37%
Beta0.98
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

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$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$7.7584 per share
Book Value$44.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$45.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,770
Market Cap$1.72 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 Wednesday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.60 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 24th. This is an increase 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 announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 7.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Kaiser Aluminum's earnings last quarter?

Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (NASDAQ:KALU) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 17th. The industrial products company reported $1.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.12. The industrial products company had revenue of $393.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $383.84 million. Kaiser Aluminum had a return on equity of 13.23% and a net margin of 3.41%. The firm's revenue was up 18.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm 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.

How can I listen to Kaiser Aluminum's earnings call?

Kaiser Aluminum will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 1:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8448897783.

What price target have analysts set for KALU?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Kaiser Aluminum's stock. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $123.00. On average, they expect Kaiser Aluminum's stock price to reach $105.2857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% 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?

Media coverage about KALU stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kaiser Aluminum earned a coverage optimism score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few 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 72)
  • Mr. Keith A. Harvey, Pres & COO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Rinkenberger, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. John M. Donnan, Exec. VP - Legal, Compliance & HR (Age 58)
  • Mr. John Barneson, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 68)

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's major shareholders?

Kaiser Aluminum's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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, LSV Asset Management, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Hsbc Holdings PLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund. 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 $104.04.

How big of a company is Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.72 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:  247 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  278 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  525
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This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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