Alcoa (AA +1%) stands to unlock 63% in added value for shareholders by splitting itself up,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Alcoa (AA +1%) stands to unlock 63% in added value for shareholders by splitting itself up, Bloomberg calculates ahead of Q3 results after the close. AA could boost value by untethering its specialized products from its commodity-driven mining and smelting operations; flat-rolled aluminum sheets and engineered products are together worth more than AA’s entire $9.73B market value.