Molycorp Company Profile (NYSE:MCP)

About Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)

Molycorp logoMolycorp, Inc. is a rare earths producer. The Company operates in four business segments: Resources, Chemicals and Oxides, Magnetic Materials and Alloys and Rare Metals. The Resources segment includes its operations at the Mountain Pass facility. The Chemicals and Oxides segment includes the production of rare earths at Molycorp Silmet; production of separated heavy rare earth oxides and other engineered materials from its Molycorp Jiangyin facility, and production of rare earths, salts of rare earth elements (REEs), zirconium-based engineered materials and mixed rare earth/zirconium oxides from its Molycorp Zibo facility. The Magnetic Materials and Alloys segment includes the production of Neo Powders through its wholly owned manufacturing facilities. The Rare Metals segment produces, reclaims, refines and markets niche metals and their compounds.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Materials
  • Industry: Metals & Mining
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Metals & Mining
  • Symbol: NYSE:MCP
  • CUSIP: 60875310
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.87
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: -293.82%
  • Return on Equity: -250.99%
  • Return on Assets: -54.96%

Frequently Asked Questions for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)

What is Molycorp's stock symbol?

Molycorp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MCP."

How were Molycorp's earnings last quarter?

Molycorp Inc (NYSE:MCP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The company reported ($0.42) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.17) by $0.25. The business had revenue of $106.42 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $184 million. Molycorp had a negative net margin of 293.82% and a negative return on equity of 250.99%. Molycorp's revenue for the quarter was down 10.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.40) EPS. View Molycorp's Earnings History.

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

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Molycorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Molycorp's share price to reach $32.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Molycorp.

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How do I buy Molycorp stock?

Shares of Molycorp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Molycorp's stock price today?

One share of Molycorp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.36.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Molycorp (NYSE MCP)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  120 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  287
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $32.00 (8,821.10% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Price Target History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Analysts' Ratings History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/2/2017Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesInitiated CoverageBuy$32.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Earnings by Quarter for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Molycorp (NYSE MCP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/7/2015Q115($0.17)($0.42)$184.00 million$106.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2015Q4($0.39)$123.80 million$116.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.27)($0.40)$123.70 million$123.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214($0.28)($0.29)$130.97 million$116.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114($0.21)($0.29)$144.48 million$118.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2014Q4($0.25)($0.28)$148.30 million$123.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313($0.29)($0.27)$162.59 million$149.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013($0.23)($0.34)$157.56 million$136.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013($0.29)($0.15)$137.52 million$146.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/14/2013Q4 2012($0.30)($0.45)$165.98 million$134.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312($0.13)($0.05)$247.60 million$205.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.04($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011$0.68$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2011$0.39$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011$0.10$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2011($0.07)($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.8500 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.4100 EPS


Dividend History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Molycorp (NYSE:MCP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2014Geoffrey BedfordCEOBuy50,000$2.76$138,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Y Metales S.A. Molibdenosmajor shareholderBuy14,650,000$5.00$73,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Geoffrey R BedfordCOOBuy30,000$5.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Charles HenryDirectorBuy26,500$6.02$159,530.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2013Constantine KarayannopoulosCEOBuy16,667$6.00$100,002.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2013Y Metales S.A. MolibdenosMajor ShareholderBuy15,000,000$6.00$90,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2012Brian T DolanDirectorBuy4,413$8.69$38,348.97View SEC Filing  
11/28/2012Y Metales S.A. MolibdenosMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$8.18$409,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012Charles R HenryDirectorBuy45,192$7.10$320,863.20View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012John F Jr. AshburnEVPBuy10,000$6.20$62,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012Mark A SmithCEOBuy20,000$6.20$124,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Mark A SmithCEOBuy50,000$10.00$500,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Michael F DoolanCFOBuy25,000$10.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Russell David BallDirectorBuy5,000$10.00$50,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Y Metales S.A. MolibdenosMajor ShareholderBuy4,500,000$10.00$45,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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