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Kaiser Aluminum Corp (KALU) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Kaiser Aluminum Corp (KALU) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Kaiser Aluminum Corp is engaged in the production of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum products. The Company has one operating segment; Fabricated Products. Kaiser Aluminum Corp has a market cap of $1.76 billion; its shares were traded at around $108.21 with a P/E ratio of 19.95 and P/S ratio of 1.18. The dividend yield of Kaiser Aluminum Corp stocks is 2.07%.


For the last quarter Kaiser Aluminum Corp reported a revenue of $389.4 million, compared with the revenue of $353.1 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $1.6 billion, an increase of 13.5% from last year. For the last five years Kaiser Aluminum Corp had an average revenue growth rate of 3% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $5.43 for the year, an increase of 106.5% from previous year. The Kaiser Aluminum Corp had an operating margin of 9.05%, compared with the operating margin of 12.1% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Kaiser Aluminum Corp is 11.35%. The profitability rank of the company is 7 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Kaiser Aluminum Corp has the cash and cash equivalents of $125.6 million, compared with $51.1 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $370.4 million, compared with $369.6 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 6.3. Kaiser Aluminum Corp has a financial strength rank of 6 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $108.21, Kaiser Aluminum Corp is traded at 21.8% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $88.87. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.18, while the historical median P/S ratio is 0.97. The stock gained 3.62% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of KALU, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.