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Freeport-McMoRan Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.12 (+0.44%)
(As of 07/6/2022 05:43 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
35.56 million shs
Average Volume
21.01 million shs
Market Capitalization
$39.68 billion
P/E Ratio
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Price Target

Freeport-McMoRan MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
2.40 Rating Score
68.3% Upside
$46.08 Price Target
Short Interest
1.80% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.35mentions of Freeport-McMoRan in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$501,225 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.88 to $3.09 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.83 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

13th out of 247 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

1st out of 29 stocks

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About Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) Stock

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. engages in the mining of mineral properties in North America, South America, and Indonesia. The company primarily explores for copper, gold, molybdenum, silver, and other metals, as well as oil and gas. Its assets include the Grasberg minerals district in Indonesia; Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita, and Miami in Arizona; Tyrone and Chino in New Mexico; and Henderson and Climax in Colorado, North America, as well as Cerro Verde in Peru and El Abra in Chile. The company also operates a portfolio of oil and gas properties primarily located in offshore California and the Gulf of Mexico. As of December 31, 2021, it operated approximately 135 wells. The company was formerly known as Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. and changed its name to Freeport-McMoRan Inc. in July 2014. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) Price Target Cut to $38.00
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Metal mining
Diversified Metals & Mining
Year Founded

Company Calendar

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Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
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Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
15 Analysts


Net Income
$4.31 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$22.85 billion
Cash Flow
$4.57 per share
Book Value
$15.80 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$39.68 billion

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Freeport-McMoRan Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Freeport-McMoRan stock right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Freeport-McMoRan in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Freeport-McMoRan stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FCX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Freeport-McMoRan's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Freeport-McMoRan's stock. Their FCX stock forecasts range from $29.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Freeport-McMoRan's share price to reach $46.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 68.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Freeport-McMoRan's stock performed in 2022?

Freeport-McMoRan's stock was trading at $41.73 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, FCX shares have decreased by 34.4% and is now trading at $27.38.
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When is Freeport-McMoRan's next earnings date?

Freeport-McMoRan is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
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How were Freeport-McMoRan's earnings last quarter?

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 21st. The natural resource company reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.19. The natural resource company earned $6.60 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.29 billion. Freeport-McMoRan had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.06% and a net margin of 20.79%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 36.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.51 EPS.
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How often does Freeport-McMoRan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Freeport-McMoRan?

Freeport-McMoRan announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, August 1st. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 14th.
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Is Freeport-McMoRan a good dividend stock?

Freeport-McMoRan(NYSE:FCX) pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.10%. Freeport-McMoRan does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Freeport-McMoRan is 8.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Freeport-McMoRan will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.71% next year. This indicates that Freeport-McMoRan will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Freeport-McMoRan's key executives?

Freeport-McMoRan's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard C. Adkerson, Chairman & CEO (Age 75, Pay $6.13M)
  • Ms. Kathleen Lynne Quirk, Pres (Age 58, Pay $3.1M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Stephen T. Higgins, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Douglas N. Currault II, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Maree E. Robertson, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 46)
  • Bertrand L. Odinet II, VP, Chief Information Officer & Chief Innovation Officer
  • Mr. David Joint, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. L. Richards McMillan II, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 75)
  • Pamela Q. Masson, VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. W. Russell King, Sr. VP of International Relations & Federal Gov. Affairs (Age 72)

What is Richard C. Adkerson's approval rating as Freeport-McMoRan's CEO?

233 employees have rated Freeport-McMoRan CEO Richard C. Adkerson on Glassdoor.com. Richard C. Adkerson has an approval rating of 87% among Freeport-McMoRan's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Freeport-McMoRan own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Freeport-McMoRan investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

What is Freeport-McMoRan's stock symbol?

Freeport-McMoRan trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FCX."

Who are Freeport-McMoRan's major shareholders?

Freeport-McMoRan's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.00%), Private Asset Management Inc. (0.00%), Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.00%) and Farmer Steven Patrick (0.00%). Company insiders that own Freeport-McMoRan stock include C Donald Whitmire Jr, Dustan E Mccoy, Gerald J Ford, Gerald J Ford, Hugh Grant, John Joseph Stephens, Kathleen L Quirk and Richard C Adkerson.
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Which institutional investors are selling Freeport-McMoRan stock?

FCX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Freeport-McMoRan company stock in the last two years include C Donald Whitmire Jr, Dustan E Mccoy, Gerald J Ford, Kathleen L Quirk, and Richard C Adkerson.
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Which institutional investors are buying Freeport-McMoRan stock?

FCX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Farmer Steven Patrick, and Private Asset Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Freeport-McMoRan?

Shares of FCX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Freeport-McMoRan's stock price today?

One share of FCX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.38.

How much money does Freeport-McMoRan make?

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) has a market capitalization of $39.68 billion and generates $22.85 billion in revenue each year. The natural resource company earns $4.31 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Freeport-McMoRan have?

Freeport-McMoRan employs 24,700 workers across the globe.

When was Freeport-McMoRan founded?

Freeport-McMoRan was founded in 1987.

How can I contact Freeport-McMoRan?

Freeport-McMoRan's mailing address is 333 NORTH CENTRAL AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85004. The official website for Freeport-McMoRan is www.fcx.com. The natural resource company can be reached via phone at (602) 366-8100, via email at ir@fmi.com, or via fax at 504-582-1847.

This page (NYSE:FCX) was last updated on 7/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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