One to watch: Klaus Kleinfeld

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AS IS now traditional in the US, aluminium producer Alcoa will kick off the latest reporting season this week with an update on the three months to September.

Chief executive Kleinfeld therefore has the potential to move the market tomorrow, with Wall Street looking for assurances that the firm’s recent earnings downgrades have bottomed out, although aluminium prices are hovering at two-year lows.

The US banking sector takes its lead from JP Morgan on Friday.