Alcoa (AA +3.3%) gets a lift this morning from an article in Barron's over the weekend that...

|By:, SA News Editor

Alcoa (AA +3.3%) gets a lift this morning from an article in Barron's over the weekend that suggests aluminum prices may have bottomed and the stock could benefit from bargain hunting as mining capacity is rationalized. Morgan Stanley's Paretosh Misra sees Alcoa as a defensive play with less downside risk to aluminium than other commodities.