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Alcoa 1Q profit rises with the price of aluminum

Alcoa Inc. reported a large first-quarter profit on Monday, after a loss a year ago as the price of aluminum, its primary product, rose sharply with demand for the metal. Get the full story »

Wisconsin firm plans aluminum plant in Illinois

Gov. Pat Quinn says the American Aluminum Extrusion Co., an aluminum extruder and fabricator based in Beloit, Wis., is investing $7.5 million to open a plant in the Winnebago County town of Roscoe. Quinn says the plant is expected to employ 130 people. Get the full story »

Packaging giant Reynolds closes Pactiv acquisition

Reynolds Group Holdings Ltd., maker of aluminum foil and other packaging products, announced Tuesday that it has completed its acquisition of rival Pactiv Corp., paying shareholders $4.6 billion.

Alcoa third-quarter profit dips, but stock rises

Alcoa Inc., the largest U.S. aluminum producer, on Thursday reported a lower third-quarter profit, but said global markets were strengthening and its shares rose 3 percent. Get the full story »