AWC.AX - Alumina Limited

ASX - ASX Delayed price. Currency in AUD
2.80
+0.04 (+1.45%)
At close: 4:10PM AEST
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Previous close2.76
Open2.77
Bid2.78 x 0
Ask2.82 x 0
Day's range2.76 - 2.84
52-week range1.87 - 2.96
Volume10,237,744
Avg. volume15,339,513
Market cap8.062B
Beta0.67
PE ratio (TTM)23.73
EPS (TTM)0.12
Earnings date23 Aug. 2018
Forward dividend & yield0.25 (8.91%)
Ex-dividend date2018-02-27
1y target est2.19
  • Should You Expect Alumina Limited (ASX:AWC) To Continue Delivering An ROE Of 15.21%?
    Simply Wall St.20 days ago

    Should You Expect Alumina Limited (ASX:AWC) To Continue Delivering An ROE Of 15.21%?

    With an ROE of 15.21%, Alumina Limited (ASX:AWC) outpaced its own industry which delivered a less exciting 11.89% over the past year. While the impressive ratio tells us that AWCRead More...

  • Top ASX Defensive Stock
    Simply Wall St.28 days ago

    Top ASX Defensive Stock

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  • Aluminum’s Even Crazier Kinsman
    Bloomberg2 months ago

    Aluminum’s Even Crazier Kinsman

    Think aluminum prices have been going crazy? Primary aluminum is made from feeding gritty white alumina -- an oxide refined from bauxite ore that’s essentially the same stuff as rubies and sapphires -- into electrical furnaces. At the most basic level, years of rough balance between supply and demand seem to be finally running off the rails.

  • How Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings Release
    Market Realist2 months ago

    How Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings Release

    Alcoa is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 18. In the previous articles, we’ve seen what analysts are projecting for Alcoa’s 1Q18 earnings and the key updates that markets might watch for in the company’s 1Q18 earnings call. Let’s now see how analysts are rating the stock ahead of its 1Q18 earnings release.

  • Aluminum Sanctions Convulse Market as Rally to $3,000 Forecast
    Bloomberg2 months ago

    Aluminum Sanctions Convulse Market as Rally to $3,000 Forecast

    Aluminum surged to a six-year high as the impact of U.S. sanctions against United Co. Rusal continued to reverberate through the global market more than a week after they were announced, with buyers rushing ...

  • China’s Supply-Side Reforms Could Impact Aluminum in 2018
    Market Realist5 months ago

    China’s Supply-Side Reforms Could Impact Aluminum in 2018

    Alcoa (AA) expects global aluminum demand to exceed supply in 2018 on China’s supply-side reforms. Notably, China has been curtailing its polluting industrial capacity in a bid to control its rising smog levels during the winter months.

  • Alcoa Discussed Aluminum’s Demand-Supply Equation
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Alcoa Discussed Aluminum’s Demand-Supply Equation

    In this part, we’ll see what Alcoa’s (AA) management had to say about aluminum’s demand-supply equation during its 4Q17 earnings call. First, let’s see what Alcoa had to say about the 2017 market balance. According to Alcoa, global bauxite and alumina markets (AWC) were balanced in 2017.

  • Alcoa Is Optimistic about Aluminum’s 2018 Outlook
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Alcoa Is Optimistic about Aluminum’s 2018 Outlook

    Alcoa (AA) reported its 4Q17 earnings on January 17, 2018, after the markets closed. The company posted an adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.04 in 4Q17. Alcoa’s 4Q17 earnings fell short of analysts’ top line and bottom line estimates.

  • 4 Reasons Alcoa Missed Its 4Q17 Earnings Estimates
    Market Realist5 months ago

    4 Reasons Alcoa Missed Its 4Q17 Earnings Estimates

    How Alcoa Fared in 4Q17

  • How Alcoa Fared in 4Q17
    Market Realist5 months ago

    How Alcoa Fared in 4Q17

    How Alcoa Fared in 4Q17Alcoa’s 4Q17 earnings

  • Why Alcoa’s 2018 Guidance Miffed Analysts
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Why Alcoa’s 2018 Guidance Miffed Analysts

    Alcoa (AA) expects to generate adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) between $2.6 billion and $2.8 billion in fiscal 2018. The guidance has baked in average LME (London Metals Exchange) aluminum prices of $2,200 per metric ton and API (alumina price index) of $390 per metric ton. In arriving at this guidance, Alcoa has assumed almost flat alumina (AWC) and bauxite shipments as compared to 2017 with a slight decrease in its aluminum shipments (CENX).

  • Aluminum Exports: China’s Numbers Don’t Add Up
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Aluminum Exports: China’s Numbers Don’t Add Up

    China is curtailing its polluting steel and aluminum capacity in a bid to address rising pollution levels. China exported 440,000 metric tons of unwrought aluminum last month—a YoY (year-over-year) increase of 12.8%. Last year, China’s aluminum exports rose 4.5%—compared to 2016.

  • What Markets Would Like to Hear on Alcoa’s 4Q17 Earnings Call
    Market Realist5 months ago

    What Markets Would Like to Hear on Alcoa’s 4Q17 Earnings Call

    In this article, we’ll see what the market would like to hear on Alcoa’s 4Q17 earnings call. For metal and mining companies (RIO)(AWC) like Century Aluminum (CENX) and South32 (S32), the macro environment—which includes metal and raw material prices—is equally if not more important than company-specific factors. Speaking of aluminum, we’ve seen that prices are sensitive to China’s demand-supply dynamics.

  • Can Alcoa Deliver Higher Profits in 4Q17?
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Can Alcoa Deliver Higher Profits in 4Q17?

    Can Alcoa’s 4Q17 Earnings Keep Investors’ Optimism Alive?

  • Alcoa’s 4Q17 Revenues: What’s the Word on Wall Street?
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Alcoa’s 4Q17 Revenues: What’s the Word on Wall Street?

    Alcoa’s (AA) 4Q17 earnings are expected on January 17. Notably, for mining companies, sales are a function of external shipments and commodity prices. Bauxite, alumina, and aluminum are the key commodities that Alcoa sells.

  • Market Realist6 months ago

    Chinese Aluminum Demand: Analyzing Drivers in 2018

    One of the factors that boosted industrial metal prices in 2017 was better-than-expected demand from China. Its construction sector was strong in 1H17.

  • Market Realist6 months ago

    Aluminum Supply: What Investors Should Watch in 2018

    After its split, Alcoa (AA) became a pure-play aluminum producer (S32) (CENX). Like other aluminum producers, Alcoa’s fortunes are tied to metal prices.

  • Market Realist6 months ago

    Is the Aluminum Rally Over as Chinese Exports Refuse to Die Down?

    Last month, China exported 380,000 metric tons of unwrought aluminum, which is similar to the corresponding month in 2016.

  • Market Realist7 months ago

    Aluminum Prices Have Come under Pressure after 1H17

    Aluminum was among the best-performing base metals in 1H17. It outperformed several other industrial metals including copper.