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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.21
AMEX:AA.PR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 1175 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.10 Max: 0.51
Current: 0.21
0.04
0.51
Equity to Asset 0.34
AMEX:AA.PR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
78% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.34
0.25
0.42
Interest Coverage 4.14
AMEX:AA.PR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
84% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 4.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 2.51 Max: 9.43
Current: 4.14
0.97
9.43
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.31
M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
5.83%
4.76%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 8.84
AMEX:AA.PR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 727 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.82 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 8.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.45  Med: 4.62 Max: 11.93
Current: 8.84
-6.45
11.93
Net-margin (%) 2.19
AMEX:AA.PR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.05 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.92  Med: 1.17 Max: 8.34
Current: 2.19
-9.92
8.34
ROE (%) 2.82
AMEX:AA.PR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -7.10 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.21  Med: 2.15 Max: 16.72
Current: 2.82
-19.21
16.72
ROA (%) 1.04
AMEX:AA.PR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -5.94 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.02  Med: 0.69 Max: 6.75
Current: 1.04
-6.02
6.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.03
AMEX:AA.PR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1152 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -7.07 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: 8.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.34  Med: 5.87 Max: 27.77
Current: 8.03
-7.34
27.77
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.90
AMEX:AA.PR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 560 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: -1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.2  Med: 3.40 Max: 13.1
Current: -1.9
-17.2
13.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -9.10
AMEX:AA.PR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: -9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.9  Med: -2.10 Max: 91.9
Current: -9.1
-70.9
91.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -25.50
AMEX:AA.PR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -15.20 vs. AMEX:AA.PR: -25.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AMEX:AA.PR' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -57.4  Med: 15.50 Max: 36.7
Current: -25.5
-57.4
36.7
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
AA.PR84.903.31$3.75 Cumulative Serial Preferred Stock
AAPRB28.339.49DR Pfd Shs -B- Series -1-

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 20.70
AA.PR's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
57% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 16.60 vs. AA.PR: 20.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
AA.PR' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 19.19 Max: 149.67
Current: 20.7
4
149.67
Forward P/E 13.30
AA.PR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 13.72 vs. AA.PR: 13.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 19.80
AA.PR's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
57% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. AA.PR: 19.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
AA.PR' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.94  Med: 19.02 Max: 179.6
Current: 19.8
3.94
179.6
P/B 0.87
AA.PR's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. AA.PR: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AA.PR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 1.16 Max: 2.49
Current: 0.87
0.34
2.49
P/S 0.59
AA.PR's P/S is ranked higher than
65% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. AA.PR: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AA.PR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.93 Max: 1.77
Current: 0.59
0.23
1.77
PFCF 10.55
AA.PR's PFCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. AA.PR: 10.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
AA.PR' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.52  Med: 20.05 Max: 983.75
Current: 10.55
7.52
983.75
POCF 4.61
AA.PR's POCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. AA.PR: 4.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AA.PR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.39  Med: 8.21 Max: 20.11
Current: 4.61
3.39
20.11
EV-to-EBIT 15.20
AA.PR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 12.78 vs. AA.PR: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AA.PR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -427.5  Med: 16.80 Max: 1261.3
Current: 15.2
-427.5
1261.3
EV-to-EBITDA 8.85
AA.PR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
51% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 8.81 vs. AA.PR: 8.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AA.PR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.5  Med: 11.30 Max: 150.1
Current: 8.85
5.5
150.1
Shiller P/E 18.18
AA.PR's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
57% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 14.78 vs. AA.PR: 18.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
AA.PR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 15.03 Max: 30.82
Current: 18.18
3.5
30.82
Current Ratio 1.67
AA.PR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 1167 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. AA.PR: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AA.PR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 1.36 Max: 1.96
Current: 1.67
0.95
1.96
Quick Ratio 0.98
AA.PR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 1167 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. AA.PR: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AA.PR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.84 Max: 1.39
Current: 0.98
0.61
1.39
Days Inventory 87.70
AA.PR's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
54% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 79.12 vs. AA.PR: 87.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AA.PR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.66  Med: 52.15 Max: 60.1
Current: 87.7
48.66
60.1
Days Sales Outstanding 28.29
AA.PR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 34.18 vs. AA.PR: 28.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AA.PR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.98  Med: 29.54 Max: 37.35
Current: 28.29
22.98
37.35
Days Payable 77.73
AA.PR's Days Payable is ranked higher than
73% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 42.00 vs. AA.PR: 77.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AA.PR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.68  Med: 45.32 Max: 60.12
Current: 77.73
37.68
60.12

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 3.31
AA.PR's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
70% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. AA.PR: 3.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
AA.PR' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.46 Max: 13.03
Current: 3.31
0.67
13.03
Forward Dividend Yield 4.42
AA.PR's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
69% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 3.17 vs. AA.PR: 4.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.94
AA.PR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
80% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 3.28 vs. AA.PR: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
AA.PR' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.84 Max: 7.48
Current: 1.94
0.38
7.48
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.50
AA.PR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -7.90 vs. AA.PR: -0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AA.PR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.6  Med: -1.95 Max: 2.5
Current: -0.5
-12.6
2.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.57
AA.PR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
60% of the 1039 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AA.PR: 1.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AA.PR' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 2.88 Max: 6.99
Current: 1.57
0.79
6.99
Price/Projected FCF 0.65
AA.PR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. AA.PR: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
AA.PR' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 1.33 Max: 3.03
Current: 0.65
0.77
3.03
Price/Median PS Value 0.64
AA.PR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. AA.PR: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AA.PR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.29 Max: 2.82
Current: 0.64
0.37
2.82
Price/Graham Number 1.15
AA.PR's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
59% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. AA.PR: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
AA.PR' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 1.67 Max: 3.83
Current: 1.15
0.69
3.83
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.60
AA.PR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -4.00 vs. AA.PR: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AA.PR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 5.80 Max: 12.8
Current: 6.6
0.1
12.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 1.64
AA.PR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -0.54 vs. AA.PR: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
AA.PR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.4  Med: 0.20 Max: 21.7
Current: 1.64
-14.4
21.7

More Statistics

Beta0.26
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $78.01 - 89.92

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Aluminum
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Traded in other countries:AA.Argentina, AAI.Australia, AA.Chile, ALU.Germany, AA.Mexico, AA.Switzerland, 0R0Y.UK, AA.USA,
Alcoa Inc is a Pennsylvania corporation and was formed in 1888. The Company manufactures and engineers lightweight metals. It products include aluminum, titanium, and nickel, which are used in aircraft, automobiles, commercial transportation, packaging, oil and gas, defense and industrial applications. It operates in 31 countries. The Company has investments and operating activities in Australia, Brazil, China, Iceland, Guinea, Russia, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Its operations consist of four reportable segments: Alumina, Primary Metals, Flat-Rolled Products, and Engineered Products and Solutions. The Company's Flat-Rolled Products segment is engaged in the production and sale of aluminum plate, sheet and foil. This segment includes rigid container sheet, which is sold directly to customers in the packaging and consumer market. This segment also includes sheet and plate used in the transportation, building and construction and distribution markets. Engineered Products and Solutions segment produce and sale titanium, aluminum and super alloy investment castings, hard alloy extrusions, forgings and fasteners, aluminum wheels, integrated aluminum structural systems and architectural extrusions. These products serve the aerospace, automotive, building and construction, commercial transportation and power generation markets. The raw material purchased by the Company in Almina segment are Bauxite, Caustic soda, Electricity, Fuel oil and Natural gas; in Flat-Rolled Products segment are Alloying materials, Aluminum scrap, Coatings, Electricity, Natural gas, Nitrogen, Primary aluminum and Steam; in Primary Metals segment are Alloying materials, Alumina, Aluminum fluoride, Calcined petroleum coke, Cathode blocks, Electricity, Liquid pitch, Natural gas and Silicon carbide; and in Engineered Products and Solutions segment are Alloying materials, Aluminum scrap, Cobalt, Copper, Electricity, Natural gas and Nickel. The Company's competitors include a variety of both U.S. and non-U.S. companies in all major markets. In addition, aluminum competes with other materials, such as steel, plastics, composites, and glass, among others, for various applications in Alcoa's key markets. The Company's operations are affected by Governmental policies, laws and regulations, and economic factors, including inflation and fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates and interest rates.
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