LONDON, Aug 19- The enigma machine that is the London aluminum market has shifted gears again. The front part of the London Metal Exchange curve has been tightening for several weeks now to the point that the shortest-dated spreads are currently in backwardation.» Read More
Goldman Sachs is disputing a report that a Goldman controlled warehouse in Detroit is behind a rise in aluminum prices, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Goldman Sachs is inflating the cost of aluminum cans and CNBC's Mary Thompson reports how they're doing it.
Eivind Kallevik, CFO of aluminum producer, Norsk Hydro, tells CNBC they are seeing an improvement driven by higher prices on their primary products and good seasonal upswing in sales volumes.
Vladislav Soloviev, deputy CEO of Rusal, says China should do more to help the aluminum industry combat oversupply.
Alcoa kicked off earnings season with a beat on earnings but slight miss on revenue. Shares slipped after-hours.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at shares of Hong-Kong listed Rusal for the daily 'Stock in 60' segment after the world's largest aluminum producer reported a 63% fall in 2012 EBITDA.
Rio Tinto's Sam Walsh faces his first difficult decision as chief executive -- whether to shut the 1,400-staff Gove alumina refinery in Australia -- as under-performing units come under tougher scrutiny following $14 billion in writedowns this month.
Rio Tinto, the mining giant, was in turmoil Thursday morning after the abrupt departure of its chief executive and the announcement of a $14 billion writedown.
Jorgen Rostrup, CFO of the Norwegian aluminum and renewable energy company, Norsk Hydro, shares his view on why the group swung to a net loss in the third quarter and when he sees these conditions lifting.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports Yum! Brands' Q3 earnings; and Bill Barker, Motley Fool Asset Management, owns a little more than 99,000 shares of Yum! Brands. Barker weighs in on what the company's earnings says about the global economy.
Shares of Alcoa are up about 2.6 percent after reporting Q3 earnings. Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa chairman and CEO, offers insight.
The aluminum maker's stock decline could be signaling bad news for the market.
Klaus Kleinfeld, chairman & CEO of Alcoa, shares his view of earnings, adding that the aluminum market fundamentals remain sound with strong demand.
Bridget Freas, Morningstar senior analyst, and David Lipschitz, Credit Agricole Securities analyst, discuss the impact of weak aluminum prices on Alcoa and the best way to play the stock ahead of earnings.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO at CEF Holdings says he is a long-term believer in gold, and is confident that the precious metal's price will rise eventually.
Europe is a "big question mark" for commodity markets but at the same time demand for aluminum is strong, Klaus Kleinfeld Alcoa Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, told CNBC on Friday at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum.
Nick Trevethan, Senior Commodities Strategist, ANZ Research says aluminum prices have suffered from the global synchronous slowdown. He adds the metal remains at risk and is currently oversold.
Alex Latzer, Head, PanAsia Materials & Energy Research, Daiwa Capital Markets discusses his outlook for aluminum producers following Chalco's bid for Winsway Coking Coal Holdings.
Check out Cramer's interview with Klaus Kleinfeld.
Alcoa chairman & CEO, Klaus Kleinfeld discusses how his company is benefiting from sustainability and better-than-expected first quarter earnings, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.