Company Overview and News

to your dashboard

Headline News

7 Stocks With Huge Pension Debts to Avoid at All Costs

8h investorplace
I recently had a back-and-forth email discussion with an InvestorPlace reader about the pros and cons of owning AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). My argument against owning T stock comes down to leverage. (You can read some of my thoughts on the subject here, here and here.) The reader felt that AT&T is one of the best communications companies available in the public markets.  (134-0)

Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Alcoa’s Q3 Revenue Grew 27% Y-o-Y on Higher Prices

16h accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / October 23, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has just published a free post-earnings coverage on Alcoa Corp. (NYSE: AA), which can be viewed by registering at, following the Company's posting of its third quarter fiscal 2017 (Q3 FY17) earnings results on October 18, 2017. The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Company's revenue grew 27% y-o-y, beating Wall Street's estimates. (41-0)

iRobot (IRBT) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

2017-10-20 zacks
iRobot Corporation (IRBT - Free Report) is scheduled to report third-quarter 2017 results after the market closes on Oct 24. In the past year, iRobot’s shares yielded a return of 70%, outperforming 48.3% growth recorded by the industry. (93-0)

China's Take on the Petrodollar to Boost US Jobs: 5 Top Stocks

2017-10-20 zacks
Will the U.S. economy be able to safeguard its position as the largest in the world? Maybe not, as a few studies show that China might overtake the United States before 2030. While one cannot be definite about the time frame, China is already at war with the leading economy in the energy space. (131-0)

Forget Hurricanes, Brexit and Kim's Missiles: Earnings Are Fine - Bloomberg

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (478-0)

Forget hurricanes, Brexit and Kim’s missiles: Earnings are fine

2017-10-20 themalaymailonline
Markets of the G7 economies have taken a hit with matching drops in some key currencies, April 26, 2014. — Reuters picLONDON, Oct 20 — Companies around the world faced hurricanes, the UK’s messy divorce from the European Union and ominous missile tests by North Korea in the third quarter. As investors await earnings reports over the coming weeks, the challenge will be to ignore all that. (476-0)

Alcoa (AA) CEO Roy Harvey on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-10-19 seekingalpha
Good afternoon, and welcome to the Alcoa Corporation Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Presentation and Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions). After today's presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. (Operator Instructions). Please note this event is being recorded. (26-0)

Alcoa Corp Stock Dips Are Perfect Opportunities for Bulls -- Go Long | InvestorPlace

2017-10-19 investorplace
Coming into its earnings report, Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA) was up 70% year-to-date. This made for a precariously perched stock. Such situations create rising wedges that if broken could carry downside momentum. However, AA stock has been tested before and the bulls have prevailed. I believe that they will again on this dip. (197-0)

Pershing Square’s Nominees for ADP’s Transformation to Participate in a Fireside Chat | Business Wire

2017-10-17 businesswire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. (“Pershing Square”) today announced that Pershing Square CEO Bill Ackman, Veronica Hagen and Paul Unruh (“The Nominees for ADP’s Transformation”) will participate in a fireside chat hosted and moderated by Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. (“Bernstein”) Senior Analyst Lisa Ellis in Chicago on October 19, 2017, at 1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT to discuss ADP (NASDAQ: ADP). (288-0)

Profit From U.S. Manufacturing With These 5 Terrific Stocks

2017-10-17 zacks
In the latest sign that U.S. manufacturing is in fine fettle, the New York Federal Reserve’s Empire State manufacturing index hit its highest level in three years during the month of October. A raft of recently released data also serves to indicate that the manufacturing sector has performed particularly well this year. (75-0)

Key Predictions for Q3 Earnings Reports of AA, VMI & KALU

2017-10-17 zacks
The third-quarter earnings season is still in its early stage with 33 companies on the S&P 500 index having reported their quarterly numbers as of Oct 16. The picture so far is encouraging, with total earnings for these companies (representing 10.6% of the index’s total market capitalization) having increased 13.1% year over year on 6.4% higher sales, per the latest Earnings Outlook. Out of the companies that have reported so far, around 81. (27-0)

Featured Company News - Aluminium Major Alcoa Prematurely Terminates Electricity Contract for its Defunct Smelter at Rockdale

2017-10-16 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / October 16, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Alcoa Corp. (NYSE: AA), following which we have published a free report that can be viewed by signing up at The Company announced on October 13, 2017, that it had terminated its contract with Luminant Generation Company LLC, an electricity supplier, well before the contract maturity date. (41-0)

High Purity Alumina Market - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023

2017-10-12 prnewswire
High Purity Alumina Market by Type (4N, 5N, and 6N), Application (LED Bulbs, Electronic Displays, Lithium-ion Batteries (Automotive), Other Automotive, Medical, and Others), and Technology (Hydrolysis and Hydrochloric acid leaching) - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023 Download the full report: High purity alumina is an alumina with a minimum purity level of 99. (27-0)

Will Higher Expenses Weigh on Grainger's (GWW) Q3 Earnings?

2017-10-12 zacks
W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW - Free Report) is scheduled to release third-quarter 2017 financial numbers before the opening bell on Oct 17. Its earnings are likely to dip year- over- year despite a rise in revenues. In the last reported quarter as well, Grainger reported a dip of 5% in earnings to $2.74 per share while revenues edged up 2%. While earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate, revenues missed the same. (39-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Covanta Holding, KEMET, HubSpot, Facebook and Alcoa

2017-10-11 zacks
Chicago, IL – October 11, 2017 – announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Covanta Holding Corp (NYSE:(CVA - Free Report)  – Free Report), KEMET Corporation (NYSE:(KEM - Free Report)  – Free Report), HubSpot Inc (NYSE:(HUBS - Free Report)  – Free Report), Facebook Inc (Nasdaq:(FB - Free Report)  – Free Report) and Alcoa Corp (NYSE:(AA - Free Report)  – Free Report). (319-0)

UPDATE 1-Japan's Q4 aluminium premium slides up to 21 pct from Q3 - sources

2017-10-11 reuters
TOKYO, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Japanese aluminium buyers will pay up to 21 percent less in import premiums in the October-December quarter to reflect a slide in spot premiums, five people directly involved in quarterly pricing talks said. (42-0)

Q3 Earnings to Work Magic for Wall Street: Top 5 Picks

2017-10-10 zacks
Solid second-quarter earnings provided a fillip to the U.S. equity market despite political turmoil both at home and abroad. A similar shot in the arm is expected in the third quarter, with American corporations showing signs of strength on the back of an improving economy. (362-0)

Lindsay (LNN) to Report Q4 Earnings: A Beat in the Cards?

2017-10-10 zacks
Lindsay Corporation (LNN - Free Report) is scheduled to report fourth-quarter 2017 (ended Aug 31, 2017) results on Oct 12, before the opening bell. Last quarter, the company’s adjusted earnings improved 13% and revenues rose 7% as the company saw improvement in both irrigation and infrastructure revenues. (46-0)

Why You Shouldn’t Bet Against Alcoa Corp (AA) Stock

2017-10-09 investorplace
One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA). This is because this security in the Metal Products-Distribution space is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity, and is in great company from a Zacks Industry Rank perspective. (26-0)

Why You Shouldn't Bet Against Alcoa Corporation (AA) Stock?

2017-10-09 zacks
One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is Alcoa Corporation (AA - Free Report) . This is because this security in the Metal Products-Distribution space is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity, and is in great company from a Zacks Industry Rank perspective. (30-0)

Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: ALCOA, Green Dot, Malibu Boats, Progress Software and Sun Hydraulics

2017-10-05 zacks
Chicago, IL – October 5, 2017 – Today, Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Features: ALCOA (NYSE: (AA - Free Report)  – Free Report), Green Dot (NYSE: (GDOT - Free Report)  – Free Report), Malibu Boats (Nasdaq: (MBUU - Free Report)  – Free Report), Progress Software (Nasdaq: (PRGS - Free Report)  – Free Report) and Sun Hydraulics (Nasdaq: (SNHY - Free Report)  – Free Report) (158-0)

Why Alcoa (AA) Could Be Positioned for a Surge

2017-10-05 zacks
Alcoa Corp (AA - Free Report) is a producer and seller of bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products  that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well. (33-0)

5 Stocks Blistering Higher on Tax Reform

2017-10-03 zacks
Are you sick of winning yet? The Dow’s streak of winning days hit 5 today and it wasn’t even close as the large caps led the way. We are still humming along on the prospects of tax reform. The rest of the market is awaiting the onset of earnings season which will really kick into gear next week with the financials. (39-1)

Paychex (PAYX) to Post Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat in the Cards?

2017-09-29 zacks
We expect Paychex Inc. (PAYX - Free Report) to beat expectations when it reports first-quarter fiscal 2018 results on Oct 23. In the last quarter, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise of 1.89%. (54-0) featured highlights include include Zumiez, Stoneridge, Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Meritor and Alcoa

2017-09-27 zacks
Chicago, IL – September 27, 2017 - Stocks in this week’s article include Zumiez Inc. (Nasdaq: (ZUMZ - Free Report)  – Free Report), Stoneridge Inc. (NYSE: (SRI - Free Report)  – Free Report), Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc. (Nasdaq: (WHLR - Free Report)  – Free Report), Meritor Inc. (NYSE: (MTOR - Free Report)  – Free Report) and Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: (AA - Free Report)  – Free Report). (36-0)