As on December 22, 2021, Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) got off with the flyer as it spiked 4.44% to $59.31. During the day, the stock rose to $60.5536 and sunk to $56.67 before settling in for the price of $56.79 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AA posted a 52-week range of $17.30-$57.57.
It was noted that the giant of the Basic Materials sector posted annual sales growth of -3.70% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 28.00%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 85.00%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $187.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $184.14 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $10.86 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $49.33, while the 200-day Moving Average is $41.55.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 12900 workers. It has generated 726,512 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -13,178. The stock had 15.41 Receivables turnover and 0.64 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +8.16, operating margin was +5.68 and Pretax Margin of +1.85.
Alcoa Corporation (AA) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Aluminum industry. Alcoa Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 77.50% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 16, this organization’s EVP & CFO sold 166,369 shares at the rate of 48.40, making the entire transaction reach 8,051,611 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 93,190. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 13, Company’s EVP & Chief Commercial Officer sold 17,390 for 50.02, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 869,933. This particular insider is now the holder of 60,831 in total.
Alcoa Corporation (AA) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2021, the company posted $1.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $1.37) by $0.12. This company achieved a net margin of -1.81 while generating a return on equity of -4.58. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.36 per share during the current fiscal year.
Alcoa Corporation’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 85.00% and is forecasted to reach 6.17 in the upcoming year.
Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Alcoa Corporation (AA). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.86. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $13.81, and its Beta score is 2.42. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.97. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 241.37.
In the same vein, AA’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 4.29, a figure that is expected to reach 1.84 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 6.17 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Alcoa Corporation (AA)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Alcoa Corporation, AA], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 14.81 million was better the volume of 7.63 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 90.57% While, its Average True Range was 3.01.
Raw Stochastic average of Alcoa Corporation (AA) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 94.81%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 92.81% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 42.01% that was lower than 62.26% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.