Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU): Price and Financial Metrics

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU): $89.79

0.67 (+0.75%)

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  • KALU scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 68.12% of US stocks.
  • KALU's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • KALU ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 15th percentile.

KALU Stock Summary

  • KAISER ALUMINUM CORP's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 91.79% of US listed stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.4, KAISER ALUMINUM CORP has a higher such ratio than merely 12.92% of stocks in our set.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for KAISER ALUMINUM CORP comes in at 65.66%, a number that bests 86.96% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to KALU, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are XHR, YPF, CEQP, KRUS, and GAIA.
  • 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

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, KALU's price/sales ratio is 78.95% lower, now standing at 0.4.
  • KALU's price/sales ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 199 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KALU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KALU 2022-11-11 0.4 2.3 -989.6 49.1
KALU 2022-11-10 0.4 2.2 -961.0 48.2
KALU 2022-11-09 0.4 2.1 -885.8 45.9
KALU 2022-11-08 0.4 2.1 -900.3 46.4
KALU 2022-11-07 0.4 2.1 -887.3 46.0
KALU 2022-11-04 0.4 2.1 -892.7 46.2

KALU Growth Metrics

    The 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 456.52%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at -3.6%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -123.61%.
Over the past 52 months, KALU's revenue has gone up $1,969,000,000.

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
2022-09-30 3,458.3 -12.5 -1.5
2022-06-30 3,460 81.5 -6.3
2022-03-31 3,246.8 92.2 -14.9
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

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 $89.79 52-week high $107.41
Prev. close $89.12 52-week low $59.24
Day low $87.28 Volume 93,000
Day high $90.46 Avg. volume 137,160
50-day MA $78.31 Dividend yield 3.43%
200-day MA $84.38 Market Cap 1.43B

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 to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Global Metals & Mining Conference

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Nov. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (NASDAQ: KALU), a leading producer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum products serving customers worldwide with highly-engineered solutions for aerospace and high-strength, packaging, general engineering, custom automotive and other industrial applications, today announced that Keith A. Harvey, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the Goldman Sachs Metals & Mining Conference on Thursday, Novem

Yahoo | November 10, 2022

Why Kaiser Aluminum Stock Is Soaring Today

Shares of Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ: KALU) surged more than 10% by 10:30 a.m. ET on Thursday. The primary catalyst driving the aluminum stock's rally was its third-quarter results, which exceeded analysts' expectations. While that was down slightly from $751 million in the year-ago period, it was more than $66 million above the consensus estimate.

Yahoo | October 20, 2022

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months 2022 Financial Results

Third Quarter 2022 Highlights: Net Sales $749 Million; Value Added Revenue $356 MillionNet Income $3 Million; Net Income per Diluted Share $0.16Adjusted Net Income $10 Million; Adjusted Income per Diluted Share $0.60Adjusted EBITDA $31 Million; Adjusted EBITDA Margin 8.8%Warrick Magnesium and Metal Supply Issues Resolved; Capacity Fully RestoredPlanned Outage at Trentwood Successfully CompletedIncremental Costs and Inefficiencies of ~$24 Million Driven by Outage and Supply Chain Issues FRANKLIN,

Yahoo | October 19, 2022

The past year for Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ:KALU) investors has not been profitable

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Yahoo | October 18, 2022

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (NASDAQ:KALU) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.77 per share. The dividend will be payable on November 15, 2022 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 25, 2022. Company Description Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, headquartered in Franklin, Tenn., is a leading producer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum products, serving customers worldwid

Yahoo | October 13, 2022

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KALU Price Returns

1-mo 13.59%
3-mo 30.44%
6-mo -12.35%
1-year -0.17%
3-year -8.75%
5-year 5.28%
YTD -0.91%
2021 -2.44%
2020 -7.57%
2019 27.24%
2018 -14.68%
2017 40.65%

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