Alumina Limited (ASX:AWC) insider Michael Ferraro purchased 183,515 shares of Alumina stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, January 9th. The stock was bought at an average cost of A$2.31 ($1.64) per share, for a total transaction of A$423,919.65 ($300,652.23).

AWC stock remained flat at $A$2.31 ($1.64) during trading on Friday. 5,438,255 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 12,680,000. The stock has a market cap of $6.65 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.91. Alumina Limited has a 52 week low of A$2.07 ($1.47) and a 52 week high of A$2.81 ($1.99). The firm has a 50-day moving average of A$2.33 and a 200 day moving average of A$2.33. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.53, a current ratio of 0.32 and a quick ratio of 0.30.

About Alumina

Alumina Limited, through its 40% interest in Alcoa World Alumina and Chemicals, engages in bauxite mining, alumina refining, and aluminum smelting businesses. The company has a network of bauxite mines and alumina refineries in Australia, the United States, Guinea, Brazil, and Spain, as well as an interest in a smelter in Victoria Australia; and a bauxite mine and alumina refinery in Saudi Arabia.

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