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Best Aluminum Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top aluminum stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best aluminum stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the aluminum industry.

Industry: Aluminum
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
CENX
CENTURY ALUMINUM CO
NASDAQ
Aluminum
$593.83M$6.50-2.40%$236.40M10.00x2.31
CSTM
CONSTELLIUM SE
NYSE
Aluminum
$1.65B$11.470.09%$723.23M14.74x8.12
AA
ALCOA CORP
NYSE
Aluminum
$7.17B$39.85-0.57%$2.62B7.59x1.49
KALU
KAISER ALUMINUM CORP
NASDAQ
Aluminum
$1.12B$70.02-0.51%$147.30M-179.54x2.79

Aluminum Stocks FAQ

What are the best aluminum stocks to buy right now in Oct 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best aluminum stocks to buy right now are:

1. Century Aluminum Co (NASDAQ:CENX)


Century Aluminum Co (NASDAQ:CENX) is the top aluminum stock with a Zen Score of 63, which is 14 points higher than the aluminum industry average of 49. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Century Aluminum Co has seen its stock lose -54.74% over the past year, underperforming other aluminum stocks by -22 percentage points.

Century Aluminum Co has an average 1 year price target of $15.00, an upside of 130.77% from Century Aluminum Co's current stock price of $6.50.

Century Aluminum Co stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 3 analysts covering Century Aluminum Co, 33.33% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 33.33% have issued a hold, while 33.33% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Constellium Se (NYSE:CSTM)


Constellium Se (NYSE:CSTM) is the second best aluminum stock with a Zen Score of 49, which is equal to the aluminum industry average of 49. It passed 16 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Constellium Se has seen its stock lose -39.44% over the past year, underperforming other aluminum stocks by -7 percentage points.

Constellium Se has an average 1 year price target of $23.40, an upside of 104.01% from Constellium Se's current stock price of $11.47.

Constellium Se stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering Constellium Se, 40% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 40% have issued a Buy, 20% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Alcoa (NYSE:AA)


Alcoa (NYSE:AA) is the third best aluminum stock with a Zen Score of 48, which is -1 points lower than the aluminum industry average of 49. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Alcoa has seen its stock lose -15.3% over the past year, overperforming other aluminum stocks by 18 percentage points.

Alcoa has an average 1 year price target of $74.75, an upside of 87.58% from Alcoa's current stock price of $39.85.

Alcoa stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 10 analysts covering Alcoa, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the aluminum stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 2 aluminum stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 2 aluminum stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ:KALU)


Kaiser Aluminum (NASDAQ:KALU) has an annual dividend yield of 4.33%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the aluminum industry average of 2.67%. Kaiser Aluminum's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Kaiser Aluminum's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Kaiser Aluminum's dividend payout ratio of -776.9% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Alcoa (NYSE:AA)


Alcoa (NYSE:AA) has an annual dividend yield of 1%, which is -2 percentage points lower than the aluminum industry average of 2.67%.

Alcoa's dividend payout ratio of 5.7% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are aluminum stocks down?

Aluminum stocks were down -0.58% in the last day, and up 11.42% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why aluminum stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued aluminum stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued aluminum stocks right now are:

1. Century Aluminum Co (NASDAQ:CENX)


Century Aluminum Co (NASDAQ:CENX) is the most undervalued aluminum stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Century Aluminum Co has a valuation score of 86, which is 32 points higher than the aluminum industry average of 54. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Century Aluminum Co's stock has dropped -54.74% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the aluminum industry by -22 percentage points.

2. Alcoa (NYSE:AA)


Alcoa (NYSE:AA) is the second most undervalued aluminum stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Alcoa has a valuation score of 57, which is 3 points higher than the aluminum industry average of 54. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Alcoa's stock has dropped -15.3% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the aluminum industry by 18 percentage points.

3. Constellium Se (NYSE:CSTM)


Constellium Se (NYSE:CSTM) is the third most undervalued aluminum stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Constellium Se has a valuation score of 57, which is 3 points higher than the aluminum industry average of 54. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Constellium Se's stock has dropped -39.44% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the aluminum industry by -7 percentage points.

Are aluminum stocks a good buy now?

50% of aluminum stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect aluminum stocks to rise by 63.99% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the aluminum industry?

The average P/E ratio of the aluminum industry is -10.98x.
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