NYSE:SCCO - Southern Copper Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $34.72 -0.37 (-1.05 %) (As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$34.72Today's Range$34.56 - $34.9952-Week Range$29.01 - $52.63Volume622,312 shsAverage Volume884,018 shsMarket Capitalization$26.84 billionP/E Ratio17.36Dividend Yield4.61%Beta0.7 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Southern Copper Corporation engages in mining, exploring, smelting, and refining copper and other minerals in Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Ecuador, and Chile. The company is involved in the mining, milling, and flotation of copper ore to produce copper and molybdenum concentrates; smelting of copper concentrates to produce blister and anode copper; refining of anode copper to produce copper cathodes; production of molybdenum concentrate and sulfuric acid; production of refined silver, gold, and other materials; and mining and processing of zinc and lead. It operates the Toquepala and Cuajone open-pit mines, and a smelter and refinery in Peru; and La Caridad, an open-pit copper mine, as well as a copper ore concentrator, a SX-EW plant, a smelter, refinery, and a rod plant in Mexico. The company also operates Buenavista, an open-pit copper mine, as well as two copper concentrators and three SX-EW plants in Mexico. In addition, it operates five underground mines that produce zinc, lead, copper, silver, and gold; a coal mine that produces coal and coke; and a zinc refinery. The company has interests in 37,622 hectares of exploration concessions in Peru; 147,974 hectares of exploration concessions in Mexico; 63,453 hectares of exploration concessions in Argentina; 42,615 hectares of exploration concessions in Chile; and 7,298 hectares of exploration concessions in Ecuador. Southern Copper Corporation was founded in 1952 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Southern Copper Corporation is a subsidiary of Americas Mining Corporation. Receive SCCO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SCCO 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:SCCO Previous Symbol CUSIP84265V10 CIK1001838 Webwww.southerncoppercorp.com Phone602-264-1375Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89 Current Ratio2.83 Quick Ratio1.91Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.36 Forward P/E Ratio13.78 P/E Growth1.01 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.10 billion Price / Sales3.78 Cash Flow$2.8694 per share Price / Cash Flow12.10 Book Value$8.66 per share Price / Book4.01Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.00 Net Income$1.54 billion Net Margins20.84% Return on Equity22.04% Return on Assets10.00%Miscellaneous Employees13,899 Outstanding Shares773,040,000Market Cap$26.84 billion Next Earnings Date7/29/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) Frequently Asked Questions What is Southern Copper's stock symbol? Southern Copper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCCO." How often does Southern Copper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Southern Copper? Southern Copper declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 2nd. View Southern Copper's Dividend History. How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter? Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $1.72 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.80 billion. Southern Copper had a return on equity of 22.04% and a net margin of 20.84%. View Southern Copper's Earnings History. When is Southern Copper's next earnings date? Southern Copper is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Southern Copper. What price target have analysts set for SCCO? 12 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Southern Copper's stock. Their predictions range from $34.50 to $49.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's stock price to reach $41.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Southern Copper. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Southern Copper? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Southern Copper in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Southern Copper. Has Southern Copper been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about SCCO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Southern Copper earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Southern Copper's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Southern Copper include BHP Group (BHP), Rio Tinto (RIO), Vale (VALE), GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO (GDR) (NILSY), Anglo American (NGLOY), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), SOUTH32 LTD/S (SOUHY), First Quantum Minerals (FQVLF), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), Lundin Mining (LUNMF), EXXARO RESOURCE/S (EXXAY), IMPALA PLATINUM/S (IMPUY), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ) and Pretium Resources (PVG). What other stocks do shareholders of Southern Copper own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Southern Copper investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), B2Gold (BTG), Applied Materials (AMAT), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Cummins (CMI), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and General Electric (GE). Who are Southern Copper's key executives? Southern Copper's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Oscar González Rocha, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 80)Mr. Raul Jacob Ruisanchez, VP of Fin., Treasurer & CFO (Age 61)Ms. Lina Vingerhoets Vilca, Comptroller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)Mr. Edgard Corrales Aguilar, VP of Exploration (Age 63)Mr. Julián Jorge Lazalde Psihas, Sec. (Age 51) Who are Southern Copper's major shareholders? Southern Copper's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.91%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.15%), Northern Trust Corp (0.13%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.13%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.11%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.11%). Company insiders that own Southern Copper stock include Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino, German Larrea Mota Velasco and Quintanilla Daniel Muniz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Southern Copper. Which major investors are selling Southern Copper stock? SCCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., SEI Investments Co, Manning & Napier Group LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southern Copper. Which major investors are buying Southern Copper stock? SCCO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Delek Group Ltd., Encompass Capital Advisors LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Natixis, OppenheimerFunds Inc. and Barings LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southern Copper. How do I buy shares of Southern Copper? Shares of SCCO 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 Southern Copper's stock price today? One share of SCCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.72. How big of a company is Southern Copper? Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $26.84 billion and generates $7.10 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.54 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis. Southern Copper employs 13,899 workers across the globe. What is Southern Copper's official website? The official website for Southern Copper is http://www.southerncoppercorp.com. How can I contact Southern Copper? Southern Copper's mailing address is 1440 EAST MISSOURI AVENUE SUITE 160, PHOENIX AZ, 85014. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 602-264-1375 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Southern Copper (NYSE SCCO)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 333 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 448 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 781MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Southern Copper and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SCCO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SCCO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Understanding Analyst Recommendations Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.