An old-school U.S. company lets its sexy side shine

Oct 8, 2015
Industrial giant Alcoa splits in 2 to grow high-tech aerospace and auto business.
Posted In: Alcoa, aluminum, metals

Alcoa splits itself in two

Sep 28, 2015
The move could make its stock more appealing to commodity-averse investors.
Posted In: Alcoa, stock split, aluminum

Alcoa faces pressure to cut cost

Apr 7, 2015
The aluminium giant is in a heated competition.
Posted In: aluminum, Alcoa, competition

Alcoa results expected to please

Jan 12, 2015
As earning season begins, the former aluminum giant is optimistic.
Posted In: Alcoa, earnings report, Earnings

Alcoa wants to be known for more than aluminum

Jul 9, 2014
Alcoa's bid to brand itself an "innovation powerhouse" recalls its roots.
Posted In: Alcoa, rebranding, aerospace

Earnings check in: The health of corporate America

Apr 9, 2013
Juli Niemann, analyst with Smith, Moore & Company, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to discuss the latest earnings reports and what they signal about the economy.
Posted In: Earnings, Alcoa

A check in on corporate America

Apr 8, 2013
Corporate earnings season kicks off today with a report from the aluminum maker Alcoa. Analysts will be watching closely for signs of how the U.S. and global economy is faring.
Posted In: Alcoa, Earnings

End of the year earnings: Has the buck finally stopped?

Jan 8, 2013
Corporate earnings season is here again. The first reports arrive today, starting with the aluminum company Alcoa. Analysts are bracing for a slew of lackluster numbers.
Posted In: Earnings, Alcoa, stock market

Corporate earnings expected to disappoint

Oct 9, 2012
Companies in the S&P 500 predict lower third-quarter earnings by a four-to-one margin.
Posted In: corporate profits, Alcoa

Wall Street awaits Alcoa earnings

Jul 9, 2012
After the markets close today, everybody on Wall Street will be waiting to hear from the big aluminum producer Alcoa. The company's earnings are likely to give us clues about a lot more than metal.
Posted In: Alcoa, Earnings, bellwether