Alcoa’s sales fell 1.9 per cent to $5.85 billion, surpassing the $5.79 billion average of nine estimates. Photograph:  Reuters/Alessandro Bianchi

Alcoa, the largest US aluminium producer, reported earnings that beat analysts’ estimates following a better-than-expected performance at its unit tha(...)

Alcoa reported first-quarter earnings that exceeded analysts' estimates. Photo: Getty

Alcoa, the largest US aluminum producer, reported first-quarter earnings that exceeded analysts' estimates as demand from airplane and car manu(...)