Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU): Price and Financial Metrics

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU): $79.12

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  • KALU scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 98.19% of US stocks.
  • KALU's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • KALU ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 22nd percentile.

KALU Stock Summary

  • Kaiser Aluminum Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 88.19% of US listed stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.58, Kaiser Aluminum Corp has a higher such ratio than merely 13.26% of stocks in our set.
  • As for revenue growth, note that KALU's revenue has grown 123.59% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 93.22% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Kaiser Aluminum Corp are CXW, PANL, PLYA, CNK, and FRHC.
  • KALU's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Kaiser Aluminum Corp's official web site, go to www.kaiseraluminum.com.

KALU Valuation Summary

  • KALU's price/earnings ratio is -167.6; this is 942.21% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • KALU's price/earnings ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 185 months.
  • KALU's price/earnings ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 185 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KALU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KALU 2021-09-03 1.2 2.7 -167.6 132.0
KALU 2021-09-02 1.2 2.7 -170.7 133.7
KALU 2021-09-01 1.2 2.7 -170.2 133.4
KALU 2021-08-31 1.3 2.8 -172.6 134.7
KALU 2021-08-30 1.2 2.7 -169.4 132.9
KALU 2021-08-27 1.2 2.8 -171.5 134.1

KALU Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -22.95%.
  • Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 334.51%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -58.33%.
Over the past 15 months, KALU's revenue has gone up $1,352,600,000.

The table below shows KALU's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 2,622 79.4 -18.5
2021-09-30 2,087.6 89.5 -14.3
2021-06-30 1,592.7 116.9 -11.6
2021-03-31 1,127.4 143.1 4.2
2020-12-31 1,172.7 206.9 28.8
2020-09-30 1,269.4 229.1 12.3

KALU's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • KALU has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 45.87% of graded US stocks.
  • KALU's asset turnover comes in at 0.942 -- ranking 22nd of 40 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • X, CRS, and ATI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with KALU.

The table below shows KALU's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.942 0.121 0.012
2021-06-30 0.770 0.142 0.010
2021-03-31 0.585 0.186 0.027
2020-12-31 0.659 0.197 0.047
2020-09-30 0.749 0.198 0.031
2020-06-30 0.874 0.202 0.050

KALU Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KALU, see our KALU price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $126.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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KALU Price/Volume Stats

Current price $79.12 52-week high $130.57
Prev. close $79.09 52-week low $69.42
Day low $76.45 Volume 124,800
Day high $80.33 Avg. volume 127,378
50-day MA $92.86 Dividend yield 3.89%
200-day MA $97.77 Market Cap 1.26B

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU) Company Bio

Kaiser Aluminum is a leading producer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum products, serving customers worldwide with highly-engineered solutions for aerospace and high-strength, general engineering, and custom automotive and industrial applications. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Foothill Ranch, California.

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Latest KALU News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Kaiser Aluminum Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KALU as an investment opportunity.

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation 2021 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

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Seeking Alpha | February 27, 2022

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU) CEO Keith Harvey on Q4 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Seeking Alpha | February 24, 2022

Biden to hold off from Russia sanctions hitting aluminum - Bloomberg (NYSE:AA)

Aluminum producers including Alcoa <>, Century Aluminum <> and Kaiser Aluminum <> plunge following a Bloomberg report that President Biden will hold off for now on…

Seeking Alpha | February 24, 2022

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2021 Financial Results

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GlobeNewswire | February 23, 2022

Kaiser Aluminum Non-GAAP EPS of $0.20 misses by $0.71, revenue of $806M beats by $55.77M

Kaiser Aluminum press release (KALU): Q4 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.20 misses by $0.71.Revenue of $806M (+196.3% Y/Y) beats by $55.77M.Increased Quarterly Dividend 7.5% to $0.72/share in…

Seeking Alpha | February 23, 2022

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KALU Price Returns

1-mo -21.85%
3-mo -12.73%
6-mo -18.22%
1-year -33.93%
3-year -10.20%
5-year -0.23%
YTD -14.47%
2021 -2.44%
2020 -7.57%
2019 27.24%
2018 -14.68%
2017 40.65%

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