Antofagasta plc Company Profile (LON:ANTO)

About Antofagasta plc (ANTO)

Antofagasta plc logoAntofagasta plc is a copper mining company. The Company is engaged in by-product production and has interests in transport. The Company's segments include Los Pelambres, Centinela, Michilla, Antucoya, Zaldivar, Exploration and evaluation, Railway and other transport services, Mining, Water concession, and Corporate and other items. Its operating divisions include Mining and Transport. The mining division includes Los Pelambres, Centinela, Antucoya and Zaldivar. The transport division operates the main cargo transport system in the Antofagasta Region of Chile, moving goods and materials, such as sulfuric acid and copper cathodes to and from mines by road and rail network. The transport division provides rail and road cargo services in northern Chile. Its mining operations produce copper with by-products of gold, molybdenum and silver. Los Pelambres and Centinela produce copper concentrate containing gold and silver. The Centinela, Antucoya and Zaldivar produce copper cathodes.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ANTO
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $821.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $732.91
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 394.50 - GBX 905.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 52.53
  • P/E Growth: 1.64
  • Market Cap: $8.29B
  • Outstanding Shares: 985,856,000

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.68)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 706.17

Analysts' Ratings History for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/24/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 865 -> GBX 875View Rating Details
4/21/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 650 -> GBX 790View Rating Details
4/19/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 750 -> GBX 760View Rating Details
4/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 800View Rating Details
3/29/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 820View Rating Details
3/22/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 515 -> GBX 650View Rating Details
3/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price Target HoldGBX 700 -> GBX 800View Rating Details
3/17/2017Citigroup IncLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,030 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
3/15/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 550View Rating Details
3/15/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 450View Rating Details
3/14/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 440View Rating Details
2/10/2017Haitong BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 500 -> GBX 690View Rating Details
2/6/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 580 -> GBX 620View Rating Details
2/6/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 720 -> GBX 900View Rating Details
2/1/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 750View Rating Details
1/19/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 800View Rating Details
11/7/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 600 -> GBX 570View Rating Details
8/16/2016SP AngelReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetSellGBX 408 -> GBX 446View Rating Details
4/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/12/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 610View Rating Details
3/15/2016NomuraReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
3/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 600View Rating Details
3/8/2016AlphaValueDowngradeSellGBX 493View Rating Details
11/25/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeUnderperformGBX 440View Rating Details
8/13/2015Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingReduceGBX 600View Rating Details
7/29/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
6/25/2015Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
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Earnings Estimates for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.50 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
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Headline Trends for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
Latest Headlines for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
DateHeadline logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Given New GBX 760 Price Target at HSBC Holdings plc - April 23 at 8:02 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target Increased to GBX 790 by Analysts at Barclays PLC - April 21 at 10:55 AM logoAntofagasta Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ANTO) : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 3:30 PM logoAntofagasta plc's (ANTO) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Macquarie - April 16 at 10:26 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target Raised to GBX 650 - April 15 at 9:52 PM logoAntofagasta Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ANTO-GB : April 13, 2017 - April 13 at 3:45 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - April 11 at 11:52 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Rating Increased to Buy at Citigroup Inc - April 9 at 3:09 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) PT Raised to GBX 900 - April 2 at 2:13 PM logoUK's FTSE closes 4th straight quarter of gains near record highs - March 31 at 3:40 PM logoUK's FTSE closes 4th straight quarter of gains near record highs - March 31 at 3:40 PM logoUK stocks end choppy Brexit day in the black - March 29 at 3:42 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target Increased to GBX 800 by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC - March 29 at 2:01 AM logoBUZZ-European steel and mining stocks fall on Trump trade fears - March 27 at 7:44 AM logoJefferies Group LLC Increases Antofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target to GBX 800 - March 23 at 10:03 PM logoBNP Paribas Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Antofagasta plc (ANTO) - March 23 at 8:55 PM logoWorkers say Escondida strike to end as they opt to return to old contract - March 23 at 3:46 PM logoBerenberg Bank Raises Antofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target to GBX 650 - March 22 at 7:16 PM logoKootenay announces Antofagasta to proceed with 3,000 meter drill program on Silver Fox Property, British Columbia - March 22 at 4:05 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) PT Lowered to GBX 750 - March 22 at 5:34 AM logoBNP Paribas Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Antofagasta plc (ANTO) - March 22 at 5:34 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group AG - March 21 at 3:16 AM logoAntofagasta Plc : Relatively good pick today? - March 16 at 5:03 PM logoBritain's FTSE rise supported by commodity stocks, Hikma rally - March 15 at 3:42 PM logoAntofagasta plc 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - March 15 at 1:31 AM logoEdited Transcript of ANTO.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-17 9:30am GMT - March 14 at 8:28 PM logo16th CRU World Copper Conference 2017 in Santiago Chile Draws Near - March 14 at 5:25 AM logoAntofagasta 2016 profits surge, expects copper prices to rise - March 14 at 5:25 AM logoFTSE 100 tilts lower ahead of U.K. budget - March 9 at 1:43 AM
News IconIvanka Trump and Jared Kushner are reportedly renting their DC home from a billionaire who is feuding with the US government - March 8 at 8:41 PM logoThis Copper Hotspot Faces Another Shutdown - February 20 at 3:29 PM logoRiverside Reports Drill Results and Go Forward Program With Antofagasta at the Thor Property, Sonora, Mexico - February 9 at 8:37 PM logoChile union says it halting plant operations at Escondida copper mine - February 8 at 3:46 PM logo[$$] Copper price: lucky strike - February 8 at 3:46 PM logoWorkers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to strike Thursday -union - February 7 at 9:08 PM logoAntofagasta Signs Agreement with Evrim for Ball Creek Project - February 7 at 4:07 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)

What is Antofagasta plc's stock symbol?

Antofagasta plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ANTO."

How often does Antofagasta plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Antofagasta plc?

Antofagasta plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.15 per share on Friday, May 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from Antofagasta plc's previous dividend of $0.10. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Antofagasta plc's stock going? Where will Antofagasta plc's stock price be in 2017?

19 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Antofagasta plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 440 to GBX 1,000. On average, they expect Antofagasta plc's share price to reach GBX 706.17 in the next year.

How do I buy Antofagasta plc stock?

Shares of Antofagasta plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Antofagasta plc stock cost?

One share of Antofagasta plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 840.50.

This page was last updated on 4/24/2017 by Staff