Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Greater value will come from Alcoa's more high-tech, downstream spin-off Arconic, says David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets.
Arconic's share price might have slipped but it has more optimistic growth prospects ahead of it than Alcoa, says Morningstar's Andrew Lane.
The drop in Arconic's share price was likely due to markets reacting to Moody's downgrading its credit rating, says The Motley Fool's Jason Hall.
Jim Cramer spoke to Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld about the company's split from Alcoa, innovation and outlook.
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Despite some warnings about expectations, earnings growth is going to start to accelerate, Bespoke Investment Group's Paul Hickey says.
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Stronger construction figures in China could give Alcoa's downstream spin-off, Arconic, a boost, says S&P Global Platts's Annalisa Jeffries.
Alcoa’s last quarterly results before its split into two disappointed markets, but an analyst said the separation should bode well for the company.
Jason Hall, editor at The Motley Fool, talks about the outlook for Alcoa shares and whether Arconic makes for a good buy.
Alcoa made significant productivity gains but markets were concerned with management's guidance downgrade, says Fat Prophets' David Lennox.
Focus should be placed on technology and banking stocks as these are more critical to U.S. markets, says Jeremy Hill, head of markets at Levy, Harkins & Co.
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