Kaiser Aluminum Earnings Preview


Kaiser AluminumKALU is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, 2021-10-20. Here's what investors need to know before the announcement.

Analysts estimate that Kaiser Aluminum will likely report an Earnings Per Share (EPS) of $1.41

Kaiser Aluminum bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they've not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.

New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).

Historical Earnings Performance

Last quarter the company missed on EPS by -30.56%, which was followed by a $6.41 drop in the share price the next day.

Here's a look at Kaiser Aluminum's past performance and the resulting price change:

Quarter Q2 2021 Q1 2021 Q4 2020 Q3 2020
EPS Estimate 1.44 0.57 0.28 0.24
EPS Actual 1 0.64 0.35 0.33
Revenue Estimate 519.18M 355.53M 261.03M 257.48M
Revenue Actual 741.00M 324.00M 272.00M 255.70M

Stock Performance

Shares of Kaiser Aluminum were trading at $117.47 as of October 18. Over the last 52-week period, shares are up 82.83%. Given that these returns are generally positive, long-term shareholders are likely bullish going into this earnings release.

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