Analyst Ratings for Alcoa Corp. (AA)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Alcoa Corp. (NYSE:AA) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, AA received an average rating of Overweight.

10 analysts declared AA a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AA. The most optimistic price target was 50, implying a possible profit of 38.39 percent. The minimum price target given was 22, which equates to a potential downside of -39.11 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -5.71 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 11.85 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.88 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.82 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 5 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the last 52-weeks, AA has achieved a high of 39.78 and a low of 20.00. Today's price is 80.65 percent above the 52-week low, and 9.18 percent lower than its 52-week high. AA has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AA value stock report compares AA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.75 billion. AA will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.