Fresnillo Plc Company Profile (LON:FRES)

About Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)

Fresnillo Plc logoFresnillo plc is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the Company is engaged in the mining and beneficiation of non-ferrous minerals, and the sale of related production. The primary contents of this production include silver, gold, lead and zinc. The Company has six operating mines: Fresnillo, located in the State of Zacatecas, which is primary silver mine; Saucito, located in the State of Zacatecas, an underground silver mine; Cienega, located in the State of Durango, an underground gold mine, including the San Ramon satellite mine; Herradura, located in the State of Sonora, a surface gold mine; Soledad-Dipolos mine, located in the State of Sonora, a surface gold mine, and Noche Buena, located in State of Sonora, a surface gold mine. The Company has two development projects, which include Saucito II and San Julian. The Company's subsidiaries include Minera Fresnillo, S.A. de C.V., Minera Penmont, S. de R.L. de C.V., Minera Saucito, S.A. de C.V. and Fresbal Investments, Ltd.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Integrated Mining
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:FRES
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £11.19 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 736,893,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,548.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,505.98
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,052 - GBX 2,035.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.23
  • P/E Growth: 0.54
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.91 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.86
  • Book Value: GBX 3.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.17
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBIDTA: £1.15 billion
  • Net Margins: 25.46%
  • Return on Equity: 20.04%
  • Return on Assets: 12.34%
  • Average Volume: 1.02 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)

What is Fresnillo Plc's stock symbol?

Fresnillo Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "FRES."

How often does Fresnillo Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fresnillo Plc?

Fresnillo Plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.22 per share on Friday, May 26th. This represents a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a boost from Fresnillo Plc's previous dividend of $0.03. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Fresnillo Plc's Dividend History.

When will Fresnillo Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Fresnillo Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Fresnillo Plc.

Where is Fresnillo Plc's stock going? Where will Fresnillo Plc's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Fresnillo Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,100 to GBX 1,800. On average, they anticipate Fresnillo Plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,447.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Fresnillo Plc.

Who are some of Fresnillo Plc's key competitors?

Who are Fresnillo Plc's key executives?

Fresnillo Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Octavio Alvidrez, Chief Executive Officer
  • Mario Arreguin Frade, Chief Financial Officer
  • Roberto Diaz, Chief Operating Officer
  • David Giles, Vice President - Exploration
  • Alberto Bailleres Gonzalez, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Alejandro Bailleres, Non-Executive Non-independent Director
  • Juan Bordes Aznar, Non-Executive Non-Independent Director
  • Arturo Manuel Fernandez Perez, Non-Executive Non-independent Director
  • Jaime Lomelin Guillen, Non-Executive Non-independent Director

How do I buy Fresnillo Plc stock?

Shares of Fresnillo 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 Fresnillo Plc's stock price today?

One share of Fresnillo Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,519.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Fresnillo Plc (LON FRES)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  416 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  596
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fresnillo 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 Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.91)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,447.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/14/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,350View Rating Details
6/12/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 1,830 -> GBX 1,760View Rating Details
6/8/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,300 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
6/5/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,650 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
5/18/2017BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 1,500View Rating Details
4/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetSellGBX 1,050 -> GBX 1,100View Rating Details
3/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,150 -> GBX 1,120View Rating Details
1/27/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetSellGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,225View Rating Details
1/26/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/27/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual weightGBX 1,520 -> GBX 1,620View Rating Details
8/5/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
4/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeUnderperformGBX 610 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
3/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket PerformGBX 1,050View Rating Details
11/25/2015Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 710View Rating Details
8/5/2015Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
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Earnings Estimates for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.59 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Fresnillo Plc (LON FRES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
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Headline Trends for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
Latest Headlines for Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES)
DateHeadline logoFresnillo Plc (LON:FRES) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 21 at 7:38 AM logoBarclays PLC Cuts Fresnillo Plc (LON:FRES) Price Target to GBX 1,350 - July 16 at 8:42 AM logoGold Dips Touches 3-Month Low as Bond Yields, US Dollar Gains Take Shine From Precious Metal - - July 10 at 4:00 AM logoFTSE 100 falls back into the red, as oil majors and miners decline - MarketWatch - July 4 at 4:35 AM logoMiners help lift FTSE 100, even as pound extends gains - June 29 at 4:32 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 26 at 7:44 AM logoHarvest Gold Announces Start of Exploration Program at High Grade Gold/Silver Cerro Cascaron Project - June 22 at 5:58 PM logoFresnillo Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:FRES) : June 20, 2017 - June 20 at 5:59 PM logoFresnillo Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FRES-GB : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 1:07 PM logoFTSE 100 drops as skepticism over Fed outlook hits risk assets - June 15 at 4:43 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Downgraded by HSBC Holdings plc to Hold - June 12 at 7:56 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) PT Raised to GBX 1,800 - June 8 at 12:22 PM logoOrex Appoints VP Corporate Development - June 7 at 11:56 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) PT Lowered to GBX 1,500 - June 5 at 11:04 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 30 at 9:46 AM logoThis Junior Silver Miner Is Poised to Explode - May 26 at 5:34 AM logoEuropean stock gains limited as auto, mining shares fall - May 24 at 12:07 PM logoFresnillo Says Remained Focused On Long-term Goal - May 23 at 11:55 AM logoUPDATE: Fresnillo Gets San Julian And Namesake Mine Back On Track - May 23 at 11:55 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at BNP Paribas - May 18 at 6:02 AM logoFresnillo Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FRES-GB : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 11:27 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC - May 3 at 12:42 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 3 at 7:56 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc Reiterates Buy Rating for Fresnillo Plc (FRES) - May 2 at 7:26 AM logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Fresnillo Plc (FRES) - April 30 at 4:59 PM logoFresnillo Plc : FRES-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 11:23 PM
News IconPRECIOUS-Gold off 2-week lows on Trump tax reform doubts; BOJ, ECB awaited - April 27 at 5:51 PM logoFresnillo Issues Q1 Production Report; On Course To Meet Production Guidance - April 27 at 1:08 AM logoFresnillo on track to reach production guidance - April 27 at 1:08 AM logoFresnillo Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:FRES) : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 5:05 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,500 - April 21 at 9:12 PM logoFresnillo Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FRES-GB : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 11:40 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) PT Lowered to GBX 1,400 at Barclays PLC - April 15 at 9:52 PM logoFresnillo To Appoint Former British Ambassador To Mexico As Non-Exec - April 11 at 12:24 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - April 7 at 9:05 PM logoFTSE 100 starts second-quarter trade on subdued footing - April 3 at 5:30 PM logoPlata Latina Announces All Approvals from TSX Venture Exchange on Fresnillo Agreement - April 3 at 5:30 PM logoPhase-V Exploration Diamond Drilling Completed on the Coneto Gold-Silver Project in Durango, Mexico - March 24 at 7:47 AM logoCanasil Increases Planned Drill Program to 2,200 Metres in 7 Drill Holes at the La Esperanza Project in Durango and Zacatecas States, Mexico - March 23 at 5:48 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Price Target Cut to GBX 1,120 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG - March 23 at 6:08 AM logoFresnillo Plc (FRES) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc - March 22 at 5:52 AM logoFTSE 100 clings onto record high ahead of G-20 meeting - March 17 at 6:57 AM logoHochschild Mining Plc: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals - March 14 at 9:38 PM logoFresnillo Plc (FNLPF) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts - March 10 at 2:45 PM logoBritain's FTSE bounces on BT and oil stocks - March 10 at 11:11 AM logoWhich stocks will protect you from a FTSE 100 meltdown? - March 9 at 5:45 PM logoFTSE 100 drops, but Standard Life surges on M&A deal - March 6 at 9:36 AM logoEuropean stocks lower, Berendsen and WPP weigh - For more see the European equities LiveMarkets blog - March 3 at 5:17 PM logoEdited Transcript of FRES.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 9:00am GMT - March 1 at 12:26 PM logoFresnillo FY16 Pre-tax Profit Surges, Adjusted Revenue Up 29.2% - Quick Facts - February 28 at 8:38 AM


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