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NYSE:FCX

Freeport-McMoRan - FCX Stock Forecast, Price & News

$44.82
-0.63 (-1.39%)
(As of 01/27/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.68
$45.54
50-Day Range
$36.13
$46.64
52-Week Range
$24.80
$51.99
Volume
10.87 million shs
Average Volume
13.85 million shs
Market Capitalization
$64.06 billion
P/E Ratio
18.91
Dividend Yield
0.66%
Price Target
$40.73

Freeport-McMoRan MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.20 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.8% Downside
$40.43 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.10% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-8.34
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.40mentions of Freeport-McMoRan in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$3.02 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
43.68%
From $1.90 to $2.73 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.97 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

104th out of 161 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

8th out of 15 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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FCX Stock News Headlines

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FCX Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 11/1 Dividend
10/13/2022
Dividend Payable
11/01/2022
Ex-Dividend for 2/1 Dividend
1/12/2023
Last Earnings
1/25/2023
Today
1/27/2023
Dividend Payable
2/01/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/20/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Metal mining
Sub-Industry
Diversified Metals & Mining
CUSIP
35671D85
Employees
24,700
Year Founded
1987

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$40.43
High Stock Price Forecast
$65.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$23.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-9.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.20
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$4.31 billion
Pretax Margin
29.48%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$22.78 billion
Cash Flow
$3.74 per share
Book Value
$17.40 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,429,327,000
Free Float
1,419,036,000
Market Cap
$64.06 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.97

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Richard C. AdkersonMr. Richard C. Adkerson (Age 76)
    Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $6.13M
  • Ms. Kathleen Lynne QuirkMs. Kathleen Lynne Quirk (Age 59)
    Pres
    Comp: $3.1M
  • Mr. Stephen T. Higgins
    Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Douglas N. Currault II
    Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Maree E. RobertsonMs. Maree E. Robertson (Age 47)
    CFO & Sr. VP
  • Ms. Ellie Mikes (Age 45)
    VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Assistant Treasurer
  • Bertrand L. Odinet II
    VP, Chief Information Officer & Chief Innovation Officer
  • Mr. David Joint
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Pamela Q. Masson
    VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. W. Russell King (Age 73)
    Sr. VP of International Relations & Federal Gov. Affairs













FCX Stock - 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, 10 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" FCX shares. 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 2023?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Freeport-McMoRan's stock. Their FCX share price forecasts range from $23.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $40.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.8%.
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How have FCX shares performed in 2023?

Freeport-McMoRan's stock was trading at $38.00 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FCX stock has increased by 17.9% and is now trading at $44.82.
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Are investors shorting Freeport-McMoRan?

Freeport-McMoRan saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 29,600,000 shares, an increase of 31.7% from the December 31st total of 22,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 13,910,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Freeport-McMoRan's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 20th 2023.
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How were Freeport-McMoRan's earnings last quarter?

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 25th. The natural resource company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.12. The natural resource company had revenue of $5.75 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.42 billion. Freeport-McMoRan had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.59% and a net margin of 15.22%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 6.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.96 earnings per share.
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How often does Freeport-McMoRan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Freeport-McMoRan?

Freeport-McMoRan declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 21st. Investors of record on Friday, January 13th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, February 1st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 12th.
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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 0.66%. The dividend payout ratio is 12.66%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FCX will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.99% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FCX.

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

233 employees have rated Freeport-McMoRan Chief Executive Officer Richard C. Adkerson on Glassdoor.com. Richard C. Adkerson has an approval rating of 87% among the company'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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.40%), Pendal Group Ltd (0.18%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.18%), Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (0.14%), Natixis Advisors L.P. (0.12%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.11%). Insiders that own company stock include C Donald Whitmire Jr, Douglas N Currault II, Dustan E Mccoy, Gerald J Ford, Gerald J Ford, Hugh Grant, John Joseph Stephens, Kathleen L Quirk, Richard C Adkerson, Ryan Michael Lance and Sara Grootwassink Lewis.
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How do I buy shares of Freeport-McMoRan?

Shares of FCX stock 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 $44.82.

How much money does Freeport-McMoRan make?

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) has a market capitalization of $64.06 billion and generates $22.78 billion in revenue each year. The natural resource company earns $4.31 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.37 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Freeport-McMoRan have?

The company employs 24,700 workers across the globe.

Does Freeport-McMoRan have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Freeport-McMoRan: Climax Molybdenum Company, Cyprus Amax Minerals Company, Cyprus Climax Metals Company, Cyprus Metals Company, Freeport Minerals Corporation, Freeport-McMoRan Bagdad Inc., Freeport-McMoRan Exploration Corporation, Freeport-McMoRan Morenci Inc., PT Freeport Indonesia, Plains Exploration & Production, and Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde S.A..
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How can I contact Freeport-McMoRan?

Freeport-McMoRan's mailing address is 333 NORTH CENTRAL AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85004. The official website for the company 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 1/28/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff