NYSE:FCX - Freeport-McMoRan Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $12.56 +0.43 (+3.54 %) (As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$12.13Today's Range$12.28 - $12.645052-Week Range$9.60 - $20.25Volume31.37 million shsAverage Volume18.63 million shsMarket Capitalization$18.20 billionP/E Ratio10.74Dividend Yield1.59%Beta2.26 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Freeport-McMoRan Inc. engages in the mining of mineral properties in the United States, Indonesia, Peru, and Chile. 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 and El Abra mines in South America. It also operates a portfolio of oil and gas assets comprising oil and natural gas production onshore in South Louisiana; and on the Gulf of Mexico shelf and oil production offshore California. As of December 31, 2017, the company's estimated consolidated recoverable proven and probable mineral reserves totaled 86.7 billion pounds of copper, 23.5 million ounces of gold, and 2.84 billion pounds of molybdenum, as well as estimated proved developed oil and natural gas reserves totaled 10.1 million barrels of oil equivalents. 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 founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. Receive FCX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FCX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Metal mining Sub-IndustryDiversified Metals & Mining SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:FCX Previous Symbol CUSIP35671D85 Webwww.fcx.com Phone602-366-8100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83 Current Ratio2.84 Quick Ratio1.78Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.74 Forward P/E Ratio7.57 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$16.40 billion Price / Sales1.11 Cash Flow$2.3653 per share Price / Cash Flow5.31 Book Value$7.82 per share Price / Book1.61Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.17 Net Income$1.82 billion Net Margins15.80% Return on Equity22.63% Return on Assets7.53%Miscellaneous Employees25,200 Outstanding Shares1,449,030,000Market Cap$18.20 billion OptionableOptionable Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Freeport-McMoRan's stock symbol? Freeport-McMoRan trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FCX." How often does Freeport-McMoRan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Freeport-McMoRan? Freeport-McMoRan declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 14th. View Freeport-McMoRan's Dividend History. How were Freeport-McMoRan's earnings last quarter? Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The natural resource company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.02. The natural resource company had revenue of $4.91 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.50 billion. Freeport-McMoRan had a net margin of 15.80% and a return on equity of 22.63%. The company's revenue was up 13.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 EPS. View Freeport-McMoRan's Earnings History. When is Freeport-McMoRan's next earnings date? Freeport-McMoRan is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Freeport-McMoRan. How can I listen to Freeport-McMoRan's earnings call? Freeport-McMoRan will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 24th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for FCX? 20 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Freeport-McMoRan's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Freeport-McMoRan's share price to reach $16.4579 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Freeport-McMoRan. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Freeport-McMoRan? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Freeport-McMoRan in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Freeport-McMoRan. Has Freeport-McMoRan been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about FCX stock have trended very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Freeport-McMoRan earned a news impact score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the natural resource company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting Freeport-McMoRan? Freeport-McMoRan saw a decrease in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 27,277,526 shares, a decrease of 9.0% from the December 14th total of 29,969,797 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 21,287,632 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.3 days. Currently, 1.9% of the company's shares are short sold. View Freeport-McMoRan's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Freeport-McMoRan's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Freeport-McMoRan include Rio Tinto (RIO), GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO (GDR) (NILSY), Southern Copper (SCCO), Anglo American (NGLOY), SOUTH32 LTD/S (SOUHY), FORTESCUE METAL/S (FSUGY), First Quantum Minerals (FQVLF), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), Lundin Mining (LUNMF), Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ), EXXARO RESOURCE/S (EXXAY), VEDA RESO/PAR VTG FPD 0.1 (VDNRF), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), IMPALA PLATINUM/S (IMPUY) and Centamin (CELTF). Who are Freeport-McMoRan's key executives? Freeport-McMoRan's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard C. Adkerson, Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 72)Ms. Kathleen L. Quirk, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)Mr. Michael J. Arnold, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 66)Mr. Harry Milton Conger IV, Pres & COO of Americas (Age 63)Mr. James R. Moffett Jr., Chairman Emeritus, Consultant & Member of Advisory Board (Age 81) Who are Freeport-McMoRan's major shareholders? Freeport-McMoRan's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include PM CAPITAL Ltd (0.04%), PM CAPITAL Ltd (0.04%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.02%) and BLB&B Advisors LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Freeport-McMoRan stock include C Donald Whitmire Jr, Courtney Mather, Harry M Iv Conger and Jon C/ Madonna. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Freeport-McMoRan. Which institutional investors are selling Freeport-McMoRan stock? FCX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Private Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Foundation Resource Management Inc., McQueen Ball & Associates Inc. and Vanguard Capital Wealth Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Freeport-McMoRan company stock in the last year include C Donald Whitmire Jr and Courtney Mather. View Insider Buying and Selling for Freeport-McMoRan. Which institutional investors are buying Freeport-McMoRan stock? FCX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PM CAPITAL Ltd, PM CAPITAL Ltd, Cumberland Advisors Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Freeport-McMoRan. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Freeport-McMoRan's stock price today? One share of FCX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.56. How big of a company is Freeport-McMoRan? Freeport-McMoRan has a market capitalization of $18.20 billion and generates $16.40 billion in revenue each year. The natural resource company earns $1.82 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.17 on an earnings per share basis. Freeport-McMoRan employs 25,200 workers across the globe. What is Freeport-McMoRan's official website? The official website for Freeport-McMoRan is http://www.fcx.com. How can I contact Freeport-McMoRan? Freeport-McMoRan's mailing address is 333 NORTH CENTRAL AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85004. The natural resource company can be reached via phone at 602-366-8100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE FCX)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 896 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 818 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,714MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Freeport-McMoRan and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FCX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FCX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why are analyst ratings important in trading stocks?