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

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$108.89 +1.62 (+1.51 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:37 PM ET)
Previous Close$106.60
Today's Range$106.60 - $109.88
52-Week Range$90.93 - $119.66
Volume4,347 shs
Average Volume131,539 shs
Market Capitalization$1.78 billion
P/E Ratio21.07
Dividend Yield2.06%
Beta0.65
Kaiser Aluminum logoKaiser 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
SymbolNASDAQ:KALU
CUSIP48300770
Phone949-614-1740

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49
Current Ratio3.63
Quick Ratio2.72

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.07
Forward P/E Ratio16.70
P/E Growth1.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Price / Sales1.30
Cash Flow$7.7668 per share
Price / Cash14.02
Book Value$44.15 per share
Price / Book2.47

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.09
Net Income$45.40 million
Net Margins3.43%
Return on Equity12.03%
Return on Assets6.50%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,770
Outstanding Shares16,630,000
Market Cap$1.78 billion

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, July 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 26th will be given a dividend of $0.55 per share on Wednesday, August 15th. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.00%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 25th. View Kaiser Aluminum's Dividend History.

How will Kaiser Aluminum's stock buyback program work?

Kaiser Aluminum declared that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 7.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign 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 data on Monday, July, 23rd. The industrial products company reported $1.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.10. The industrial products company had revenue of $415 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $398.95 million. Kaiser Aluminum had a net margin of 3.43% and a return on equity of 12.03%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 16.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.47 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, October, 17th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kaiser Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for KALU?

7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Kaiser Aluminum's stock. Their predictions range from $97.00 to $122.00. On average, they expect Kaiser Aluminum's stock price to reach $105.1429 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%. 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 and 6 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kaiser Aluminum.

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)

Has Kaiser Aluminum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about KALU stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kaiser Aluminum earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the industrial products company an impact score of 41.07 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Kaiser Aluminum.

Who are Kaiser Aluminum's major shareholders?

Kaiser Aluminum's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.41%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (5.40%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.24%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (3.01%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.99%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.77%). 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 Paradice Investment Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Robecosam AG, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Huber Capital Management LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Kaiser Aluminum company stock in the last year include Alfred E Osborne Jr, Carolyn Bartholomew, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Systematic Financial Management LP. 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 $109.73.

How big of a company is Kaiser Aluminum?

Kaiser Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.78 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.

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:  223 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  250 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  473
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 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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