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Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA)

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) closed at $28.4 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.54%, whereas, it previously closed at $27.97. The company has a market capitalization of $5.28 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.02 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.88 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) produced diluted EPS of 1.2. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.06 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 158.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.06% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 4% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 0%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) is at 23.61 while the forward p/e is at 9.29. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) stands at 0.39 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.01. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 107.8. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) are reported at 0.8 and 1.4 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) stands at 0.8, 2.8 and 10.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) is reported at 13.4 Billion with income of 227 Million. The outstanding shares of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) are 186 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 85.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.05 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) is ticked at 0.3%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 41.08. The 52 week high of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) is placed at 62.35 and 52 week low is standing at 25.01.

Performance wise the shares of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) fell down -2.3% for the week, it also fell -0.53% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -21.94%. The shares decrease -36.86% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) shrinked -38.15% for the yearly performance.

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