Earnings Eclipse Expectations

November 2006
Metal Center News;Nov2006, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents the 2006 third quarter report and outlook of steel and aluminum producers in the U.S. Producers continued to set new earnings records during the quarter and indications showed a stable demand and pricing for the rest of the year. Among the companies included in this report and outlook include AK Steel Corp., Alcoa Inc., IPSCO Inc. and Nucor Corp.


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