Alcoa (AA) : 5 brokerage houses believe that Alcoa (AA) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 Analyst considers the fundamentals to be worthy of a Buy recommendation. 3 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Alcoa (AA). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3. 1 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 10 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.05.
Alcoa (AA) : The consensus price target for Alcoa (AA) is $11.56 for the short term with a standard deviation of $1.81. The most optimist securities analyst among the 9 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $14, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $8.
Shares of Alcoa Inc. rose by 2.04% in the last five trading days and 0.39% for the last 4 weeks. Alcoa Inc. is up 11.79% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.47%. Alcoa (NYSE:AA): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $10.41, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $10.54 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $10.37 and closed the trading day at $10.5, in the green by 1.74%. The total traded volume for the day was 11,551,129. The stock had closed at $10.32 in the previous days trading.
Alcoa Inc. (Alcoa) is engaged in lightweight metals engineering and manufacturing. The Company operates in four segments: Alumina, Primary Metals, Global Rolled Products, and Engineered Products and Solutions. Its products, which include aluminum, titanium and nickel, are used in aircraft, automobiles, commercial transportation, packaging, building and construction, oil and gas, defense, consumer electronics, and industrial applications across the world. It also produces and manages primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina combined, through its active participation in the aspects of the industry, including technology, mining, refining, smelting, fabricating, and recycling. The Company has investments and operating activities in Australia, Brazil, China, Guinea, Iceland, Russia and Saudi Arabia, among others. It produces three dimensional (3D-printed) titanium, specialty metals and plastic parts for aerospace, medical and energy applications.