LIVE: Alcoa earnings

Earnings season kicks off, with aluminium gian Alcoa announcing quarterly earnings.

Analysts are expecting the company to report earnings of $0.02 per share and revenue of $5.30 billion.

As a global supplier of a key industrial metal, Alcoa is considered a bellwether of the economy.

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