Antofagasta plc Company Profile (LON:ANTO)

About Antofagasta plc (LON: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: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Copper Ore Mining
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:ANTO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £9.26 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 985,856,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 978.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 860.83
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 488.50 - GBX 1,071
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.67
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £4.23 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.19
  • Book Value: GBX 7.05 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.33
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBIDTA: £1.97 billion
  • Net Margins: 22.18%
  • Return on Equity: 8.41%
  • Return on Assets: 6.60%
  • Average Volume: 2.53 million shs.

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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, October 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Antofagasta plc's Dividend History.

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

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Antofagasta plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 420 to GBX 1,100. On average, they expect Antofagasta plc's stock price to reach GBX 757.06 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Antofagasta plc.

Who are some of Antofagasta plc's key competitors?

Who are Antofagasta plc's key executives?

Antofagasta plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ivan Arriagada Herrera, Group Chief Executive Officer
  • Alfredo Atucha, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance and Administration
  • Hernan Menares, Vice President - Operations
  • Gonzalo Sanchez, Vice President - Sales
  • Ana Maria Rabagliati, Vice President - Human Resources
  • Rene Aguilar, Vice President - Corporate Affairs and Sustainability
  • Patricio Enei, Vice President - Legal
  • Andronico Luksic Lederer, Vice President - Development
  • Francisco Veloso, Vice President - Institutional Relations
  • Julian Anderson, Company Secretary

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.

What is Antofagasta plc's stock price today?

One share of Antofagasta plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 939.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Antofagasta plc (LON ANTO)
Community Ranking:  1.0 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  268 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,102 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,370
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Antofagasta plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.59)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 757.06

Analysts' Ratings History for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 875 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
9/14/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 930View Rating Details
9/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
9/8/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 690 -> GBX 760View Rating Details
8/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,100View Rating Details
8/23/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 740 -> GBX 670View Rating Details
8/23/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 720 -> GBX 730View Rating Details
8/22/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetSellGBX 400 -> GBX 420View Rating Details
7/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellGBX 650View Rating Details
7/14/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 790View Rating Details
6/14/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 550 -> GBX 570View Rating Details
3/29/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 820View Rating Details
2/10/2017Haitong BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 500 -> GBX 690View Rating Details
2/6/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 580 -> GBX 620View Rating Details
2/1/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 750View 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 CorporationDowngradeUnderperformGBX 440View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
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Earnings Estimates for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.51 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 logoPeel Hunt Boosts Antofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target to GBX 1,000 - September 23 at 11:22 AM logoBoyden Report Reveals CEOs Prioritizing CSR as Key Part of Corporate Vision - September 20 at 4:28 PM logoAntofagasta Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ANTO-GB : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 4:21 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG - September 16 at 2:16 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Earns Neutral Rating from Macquarie - September 15 at 12:32 PM logoWhat Does Antofagasta plc’s (LSE:ANTO) Share Price Indicate? - September 14 at 4:31 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 12 at 1:14 PM logoAntofagasta Plc : ANTO-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 1:38 AM logoBerenberg Bank Boosts Antofagasta plc (ANTO) Price Target to GBX 760 - September 9 at 10:06 PM logoAntofagasta Plc :ANTO-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 5, 2017 - September 4 at 9:27 PM logoAntofagasta plc to Issue Dividend of $0.10 (ANTO) - September 2 at 11:32 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Given "Buy" Rating at Citigroup Inc. - August 28 at 12:56 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) PT Raised to GBX 1,000 at Jefferies Group LLC - August 27 at 9:50 PM logoBest Run in 11 Years Beckons for Metals as China Drives Rally - August 25 at 5:27 PM logoAntofagasta profit surges; to triple dividend - August 23 at 3:56 PM logoAntofagasta HY Pre-tax Profit More Than Doubles - August 22 at 4:41 PM logoEXTRA: Antofagasta: Copper Space Improving, But Warns Of Volatility - August 22 at 4:41 PM logoAntofagasta CEO Says Copper's Surprising Run Has Further to Go - August 22 at 4:41 PM logoAntofagasta plc 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - August 22 at 4:40 PM logoEdited Transcript of ANTO.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Aug-17 8:30am GMT - August 22 at 4:40 PM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 22 - Reuters - August 22 at 2:08 AM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - August 18 at 11:06 AM logoAntofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday - August 14 at 1:46 AM logoCopperBank Resources Corp: CopperBank Amends Payment Agreement with Antofagasta - July 31 at 9:02 PM logoTOP NEWS: Antofagasta Gold And Copper Production Climbs In 2nd Quarter - July 27 at 3:36 PM logoAntofagasta H1 copper output up 7.1 pct, keeps guidance - July 26 at 4:26 PM logoFTSE 100 ends higher as commodity stocks climb, factory production roars - July 25 at 3:46 PM logoAntofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) - July 24 at 11:44 AM logoAntofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 24 at 11:16 AM logoMETALS-London copper buoyed near highest since early March - Reuters - July 20 at 3:14 AM logoMETALS-Copper still hot on China data, high steel prices - July 19 at 5:09 PM logoMETALS-Copper cooled by strong dollar, demand underpins - Reuters - Reuters - July 19 at 5:09 PM logoWorkers at Chile's Zaldivar mine to vote on new contract offer - July 19 at 3:26 AM logoEuropean stocks pare gain, but mining shares log higher finish ... - MarketWatch - July 17 at 4:15 PM logoCopper climbs past $6K/ton on upbeat China data - Seeking Alpha - July 17 at 4:15 PM logoEuropean stocks pare gain, but mining shares log higher finish - July 17 at 4:15 PM logoAntofagasta plc (ANTO) Earns Equal weight Rating from Barclays PLC - July 16 at 8:42 AM logoAntofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) PT Lowered to GBX 720 - July 16 at 8:36 AM
News IconWorkers at Chile's Zaldivar copper mine to resume labor talks - Business Insider - July 16 at 8:04 AM
News IconMETALS-London copper, aluminium supported by China demand hopes - Business Insider - July 15 at 5:43 PM
News IconUK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 14 - Business Insider - July 15 at 5:43 PM logoAt midday: TSX rises, bolstered by gold miners, energy stocks - The Globe and Mail - July 14 at 10:43 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX notches weekly gain as resources lift - Reuters - July 14 at 10:43 PM logoMETALS-Aluminium flat as investors reassess China capacity cuts - Reuters - July 14 at 5:43 PM logoAntofagasta reaches wage agreement with Centinela mine supervisors - July 14 at 5:43 PM logoMETALS-London copper supported by China imports - Reuters - July 14 at 2:45 AM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 14 - Reuters - July 14 at 2:45 AM logoWorkers at Chile's Zaldivar copper mine to resume labor talks - Reuters - July 13 at 9:43 PM logo[$$] Copper Gains Amid a Labor Dispute in Chile - July 11 at 5:06 PM logoAntofagasta plc's (LON:ANTO) Sell Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) - July 9 at 10:58 PM


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