Q3 2016

Alba’s Third-Quarter Net Income Leaps by 65% Year-on-Year

Alba’s Third-Quarter Net Income Leaps by 65% Year-on-Year

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. reported totals for the third quarter and first nine months of 2016 yesterday. Alba’s numbers were highlighted by an increase in year-on-year net income by almost two thirds. The firm reported a sales total of US$463.5 million for the...


Rio Tinto Turns In Higher Production Numbers for Third Quarter

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto released third-quarter production results late last week. Though gains were not strong compared to the previous quarter, year-on-year and year-to-date showings fared better. In the just-ended quarter Rio turned out 12.4 million metric tons of bauxite, 1.98 million metric tons of alumina, and 924 thousand metric tons of aluminium. Bauxite […]

Kaiser Aluminum Turns In Slightly Lower Numbers for Q3, Higher Numbers for YTD 2016

California’s Kaiser Aluminum released unaudited results for the third quarter and the year to date yesterday. Though still firmly in the black, Kaiser’s numbers were down slightly year-on-year for the quarter. Numbers were generally up for the year to date compared to 2015, however. For the just-ended quarter, net sales totaled US$321 million, net income […]

Alcoa’s Final Quarterly Numbers Before Split Are Up

American aluminium major Alcoa released earnings for the third quarter of 2016 yesterday. The firm turned in a strong quarter and, as its separation into two distinct companies takes effect in less than a month, this is the last full quarter for Alcoa as a single company. Alcoa’s results reflected a year-on-year profit growth for […]