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Alcoa (formerly known as Alcoa Upstream) is a company producing and selling bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products. It operates through three segments: Bauxite, Alumina, and Aluminum. The company is engaged in bauxite mining operations, processes bauxite into alumina, and sells bauxite to customers who process it into industrial chemical products. Alcoa is also involved in the aluminum smelting, casting, and rolling businesses, and the production of aluminum sheets primarily sold directly to customers in the packaging market for the production of aluminum cans.

TypePublic
Founded1888
HQPittsburgh, PA, US
Websitealcoa.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)12,900(-6%)
Job Openings142
Revenue (FY, 2020)$9.3 B(-10%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$47.5(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Alcoa

Roy C. Harvey

Roy C. Harvey

President and Chief Executive Officer
William F. Oplinger

William F. Oplinger

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Sonya Elam Harden

Sonya Elam Harden

Executive Vice President, Chief External Affairs Officer
Jeff Heeter

Jeff Heeter

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Tammi A. Jones

Tammi A. Jones

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
Ben Kahrs

Ben Kahrs

Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer
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Alcoa Office Locations

Alcoa has offices in Pittsburgh, Ferndale, Lake Charles, Malaga and in 23 other locations
Pittsburgh, PA, US (HQ)
201 Isabella St #500
Ferndale, WA, US
4050 Mountain View Rd
Lake Charles, LA, US
4040 W Tank Farm Rd
Malaga, WA, US
6200 Malaga Alcoa Hwy
Massena, NY, US
45 County Rd 42
New Kensington, PA, US
859 White Cloud Rd
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Alcoa Financials and Metrics

Alcoa Revenue

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Alcoa's revenue was reported to be $9.29 b in FY, 2020 which is a 11% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

2.8b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

677.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

23.9%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

350.0m

Market capitalization (9-Sept-2021)

8.9b

Closing stock price (9-Sept-2021)

47.5

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

1.7b

EV

9.4b
Alcoa's current market capitalization is $8.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

13.4b10.4b9.3b

Revenue growth, %

15%(22%)(11%)

Cost of goods sold

10.1b8.5b8.0b

Gross profit

3.3b1.9b1.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

2.7b2.7b2.6b2.4b2.1b2.4b2.9b2.8b

Cost of goods sold

2.2b2.2b2.1b2.0b1.9b2.0b2.3b2.2b

Gross profit

539.0m522.0m447.0m356.0m216.0m327.0m578.0m677.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

20%19%17%15%10%14%20%24%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.1b879.0m1.6b

Accounts Receivable

830.0m546.0m471.0m

Prepaid Expenses

301.0m288.0m290.0m

Inventories

1.6b1.6b1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

1.0b834.0m841.0m829.0m965.0m1.7b2.5b1.7b

Accounts Receivable

758.0m684.0m596.0m570.0m402.0m516.0m587.0m644.0m

Prepaid Expenses

285.0m250.0m245.0m277.0m264.0m297.0m238.0m233.0m

Inventories

1.8b1.8b1.6b1.5b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

871.0m(853.0m)(14.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

733.0m713.0m653.0m

Inventories

(278.0m)137.0m122.0m

Accounts Payable

(165.0m)(153.0m)25.0m
Quarterly
USDFY, 2018

EV/CFO

12.6 x

EV/FCF

115.2 x

Revenue/Employee

957.4k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x

P/E Ratio

22.1
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Alcoa Operating Metrics

FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Countries

1099

3rd-Party Shipments (Bauxite), dry metric tons

5.7 m1.2 m1.5 m2 m6.2 m1.4 m1.6 m1.6 m6.5 m1.5 m

Production (Bauxite), dry metric tons

45.8 m11.9 m11.3 m12.1 m47.4 m11.6 m12.2 m12 m48 m11.9 m

Shipments (Bauxite), dry metric tons

46.9 m11.4 m11.8 m12.6 m47.6 m11.9 m12.4 m12.1 m48.7 m12 m
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Alcoa Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RTI International Metals, Inc.March 09, 2015$1.5 b
TITALMarch 03, 2015
Firth RixsonJune 26, 2014$2.85 b
OrklaMarch 03, 2011
TRACOAugust 02, 2010
AlcanMay 07, 2007
Baco Consumer ProductsAugust 04, 2000
Southern PlasticsAugust 02, 2000
Alcoa HowmetJune 20, 2000
CordantMay 25, 2000
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Alcoa Revenue Breakdown

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Alcoa revenue breakdown by business segment: 28.2% from Alumina, 55.8% from Primary Aluminum, 12.0% from Flat-rolled Aluminium and 4.1% from Other

Alcoa revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 20.3% from Australia, 29.8% from Spain, 45.7% from United States and 4.2% from Other

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Alcoa Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Alcoa Online and Social Media Presence

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Alcoa Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    58/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    59/100

  • Compensation

    B

    69/100

  • Diversity

    D

    57/100

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Alcoa News and Updates

William F. Oplinger, Alcoa’s EVP and CFO, to Participate in Conferences Hosted by Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA), a global leader in bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products, announced today that William F. Oplinger, Alcoa’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in two separate investor conferences.

Alcoa Collaborates To Extract Critical Minerals And Rare Earths From Bauxite Residue

Aligned with our commitment to advance sustainably, Alcoa is collaborating with Australian-based Alumtek Minerals and ChemCentre to further develop technology to extract useable materials from bauxite residue – a by-product of the alumina refining process.

Alcoa Deschambault and ABI Smelters in Canada Earn Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifications

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) today announced that its Deschambault and Aluminerie de Bécancour (ABI) smelters in Canada have earned Performance Standard certifications from the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI), the industry’s most comprehensive system for third-party validation of sustainable …

Alcoa Corporation Announces Intention to Redeem in Full $500 Million of 7.00% Notes due in 2026

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alcoa Nederland Holding B.V., has issued a notice to redeem all $500 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 7.00% notes due in 2026.

What’s Behind The 80% Jump In Alcoa Stock?

Alcoa stock has seen a large rise of 80% in the last six months and currently trades at $41 per share. The sharp rally was driven by an increase in global aluminum prices. The gradual lifting of lockdowns, widening coverage of vaccines against Covid-19, and stimulus measures have led to optimism...

OCTC Foundation receives $25,000 from Alcoa Foundation supporting STEAM

The Owensboro Community and Technical College Foundation received a $25,000 grant from the Alcoa Foundation to support the implementation of the ALCOA STEAM Project, focusing on promoting education and careers in science, technology, engineering, art and math.
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Alcoa Blogs

Alcoa Launches Formal Consultation Process with Avilés and La Coruña Works Councils

Alcoa today announced its intention to begin a formal consultation process for collective dismissals that would affect all employees at its Avilés and La Coruña aluminum plants, which are the least productive within the Alcoa system due to their inherent structural issues. Aviles employs 317 employe…

Alcoa Welcomes Employees Back to Work

Alcoa of Australia (Alcoa) has welcomed a decision by the Australia Workers’ Union (AWU) to end its industrial action regarding a new Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) for the Company’s Western Australian operations. more... Language: English …

Alcoa Schedules Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Dateline City: PITTSBURGH PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) plans to announce its third quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 after the close of trading on the New York Stock …

Alcoa Corporation Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Dateline City: PITTSBURGH PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa, a global leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), respected benchmarks for corporate sus…

Australian Workers’ Union Update

Alcoa of Australia Limited has provided an update on its ongoing negotiations with the Australian Workers' Union. (more) Language: English

Alcoa to Participate in the Morgan Stanley 6th Annual Laguna Conference

Dateline City: PITTSBURGH PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA), a global leader in bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products, announced today that William F. Oplinger, Executive Vice President and Chief …
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Alcoa Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alcoa founded?

    Alcoa was founded in 1888.

  • Who are Alcoa key executives?

    Alcoa's key executives are Roy C. Harvey, William F. Oplinger and Sonya Elam Harden.

  • How many employees does Alcoa have?

    Alcoa has 12,900 employees.

  • What is Alcoa revenue?

    Latest Alcoa annual revenue is $9.3 b.

  • What is Alcoa revenue per employee?

    Latest Alcoa revenue per employee is $719.8 k.

  • Who are Alcoa competitors?

    Competitors of Alcoa include Arconic, Tongyu Heavy Industry and State Power Investment Corporation.

  • Where is Alcoa headquarters?

    Alcoa headquarters is located at 201 Isabella St #500, Pittsburgh.

  • Where are Alcoa offices?

    Alcoa has offices in Pittsburgh, Ferndale, Lake Charles, Malaga and in 23 other locations.

  • How many offices does Alcoa have?

    Alcoa has 27 offices.