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4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Alcoa Inc - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial...

Results of Operations Selected Financial Data: Second quarter ended Six months ended June 30, June 30, 2014 2013 2014 2013 Sales Shipments of alumina 2,361 2,328 5,010 4,785 Shipments of aluminum products 1,217 1,268 2,373 2,492 was primarily the result of net productivity improvements, higher energy sales, and the absence of a charge for a legal ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-Lazard profit beats estimates on rise in M&A advisory fees

Investment bank and asset manager Lazard Ltd reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as merger and acquisition advisory and asset management fees rose amid an increase in corporate deals.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Motley Fool

Alcoa Inc. Courting Growth and Security at the Same Time

Despite the extended run, there is still more upside in Alcoa. This is because the Aluminum miner, which is the largest in the US, has an integrated strategy that courts growth and security at the same time.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why TheStreet Ratings Team Rates Alcoa (AA) Stock a 'Buy'

The world's third-largest aluminum producer hit a 52-week high of $17.15 as of 2:42 p.m. on Tuesday.

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CIO

Hackers inside Chinese Military Steal U.S. Corporate Trade Secrets

In May, a grand jury in the Western District of Pennsylvania indicted five members of the Chinese military on charges of hacking and economic espionage, according to a May 19 U.S. Department of Justice media release.

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Information Technology

HP Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

ENP Newswire - 22 July 2014 Release date- 18072014 - PALO ALTO, Calif. - HP announced that Meg Whitman, HP president and chief executive officer, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors, and current director Pat Russo has been appointed lead independent director.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Forbes.com

One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Alcoa

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Alcoa , Inc. .

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TheStreet.com

Cramer: Four Stocks to Lift Your Spirits

NEW YORK -- The commonality of success is now coming through loud and clear. We are now seeing and refining what buyers are looking for before they are willing to pay up beyond the last sale.

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Metal Center News

1-11-2012 Alcoa Curtailing 12 Percent of Smelting

New York-based Alcoa will close or curtail approximately 531,000 metric tons, or 12 percent of its global smelting capacity, to lower the company's costs and improve its competitiveness.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Metal Center News

5-2011 First-Quarter Report & Outlook: Mills

In their first-quarter conference calls with analysts and investors, executives from the industry's leading publicly held mills and service centers all reported big improvement in sales and earnings as the economy gained momentum.

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Related Topix: Steel, Mining, AK Steel Holding, West Chester, OH, Chester, OH, 9, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Automobile Lightweighting Has Begun - 4 Stocks To Own In The Carbon...

There are some interesting companies to watch in within the carbon fibers and specialty plastics sector that will benefit from the lightweighting process.

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The Motley Fool

Alcoa Inc: Transformation or Mean Reversion?

The aluminum producer's stock is up a sizzling 54% year to date, making Alcoa one of the best performers in the S&P 500.

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Information Technology

HP Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

ENP Newswire - 18 July 2014 Release date- 17072014 - PALO ALTO, Calif. - HP today announced that Meg Whitman, HP president and chief executive officer, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors, and current director Pat Russo has been appointed lead independent director.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Metal Center News

7-13-11 News: Alcoa Sets Quarterly Records

Alcoa's second-quarter income from continuing operations totaled $326 million-a jump of 138 percent compared to the year-ago quarter and up 6 percent from the previous quarter.

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Bloomberg

HP Names CEO Whitman as Chairman Replacing Whitworth

Hewlett-Packard Co. named Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman as chairman of its board, giving her the responsibilities of Ralph Whitworth, the activist investor who is stepping down from the post for health reasons.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, US Governors, Meg Whitman, Mining

Business Journal

HP appoints CEO Meg Whitman as chairman

Meg Whitman has been CEO of HP since 2011 and board member from January 2011. She was hired amid flagging PC and printer sales to turn around the company, which has been hit by a general PC market contraction and also suffered a disastrous $8.8 billion writedown from the botched acquisition of Autonomy.

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Insider Monkey

Alcoa Inc (AA) Robust FY15 Guidance Driven By Growth In Aerospace, Building and Construction Sector

FBN's Charles Payne, NewOak Capital President, James Frischling, retail analyst Hitha Prabhakar, Penn Financial Group founder, Matt McCall, and FBN's Tracy Byrnes participated in Fox Business ' "Payne Picks" to share their outlooks on light weight metals manufacturer Alcoa Inc in the back drop of the company's second quarter earnings call on July ... (more)

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Business Journal

Toxic battle brewing at Longview's Reynolds Plant

A battle is brewing in Longview, Wash. over how much contaminated soil should be removed from the former Reynolds Aluminum site before it is converted into a coal export terminal.

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Related Topix: Longview, WA, Mining, Natural Disasters, Flood

Metal Center News

2-2011 Fourth-Quarter & Year-End Report: Mills

In their fourth-quarter and year-end reports to analysts and investors, executives from the major publicly held mills all forecast continuing gains for the metals markets in 2011.

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Seeking Alpha

Alcoa Is A Bubble Cyclical Trading At 20+ Times Normalized Earnings

The most important component of the valuation process for Alcoa is estimating how its business performs at the mid-point of the cycle.

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