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Southern Copper Stock Forecast, Price & News

$44.89
+0.41 (+0.92 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.85
Now: $44.89
$45.74
50-Day Range
$43.95
MA: $46.30
$48.52
52-Week Range
$23.43
Now: $44.89
$49.19
Volume743,080 shs
Average Volume860,962 shs
Market Capitalization$34.70 billion
P/E Ratio29.53
Dividend Yield3.60%
Beta1.14
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.8Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.12 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining
Sub-IndustryDiversified Metals & Mining
CUSIP84265V10
Phone602-264-1375

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.29 billion
Cash Flow$2.79 per share
Book Value$8.87 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.49 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees14,301
Market Cap$34.70 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$44.89
+0.41 (+0.92 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Southern Copper's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Southern Copper's stock was trading at $31.53 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SCCO shares have increased by 42.4% and is now trading at $44.89.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Southern Copper?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Southern Copper in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Southern Copper's next earnings date?

Southern Copper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 23rd 2020.
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How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter?

Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 28th. The basic materials company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.07. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.79 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.22 billion. Southern Copper had a return on equity of 17.10% and a net margin of 16.20%.
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How often does Southern Copper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Southern Copper?

Southern Copper declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 12th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, August 25th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 11th. This is a positive change from Southern Copper's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20.
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What price target have analysts set for SCCO?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Southern Copper's stock. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's share price to reach $36.83 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.9%.
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Are investors shorting Southern Copper?

Southern Copper saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,630,000 shares, a drop of 13.7% from the August 31st total of 6,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 791,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.1 days. Currently, 6.9% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of Southern Copper's key competitors?

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 Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), B2Gold (BTG), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Applied Materials (AMAT), Intel (INTC), Newmont Goldcorp (NEM), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), General Electric (GE) and Barrick Gold (GOLD).

Who are Southern Copper's key executives?

Southern Copper's management team includes the following 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)

What is Southern Copper's stock symbol?

Southern Copper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCCO."

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Southern Copper's stock price today?

One share of SCCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.89.

How big of a company is Southern Copper?

Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $34.70 billion and generates $7.29 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.49 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.92 on an earnings per share basis. Southern Copper employs 14,301 workers across the globe.

What is Southern Copper's official website?

The official website for Southern Copper is 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 southernc[email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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