NYSE:SCCO - Southern Copper Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $37.93 +0.34 (+0.90 %) (As of 03/26/2019 08:00 AM ET)Previous Close$37.59Today's Range$37.51 - $38.3752-Week Range$29.01 - $58.09Volume659,300 shsAverage Volume1.06 million shsMarket Capitalization$29.32 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield4.26%Beta0.72 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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, Chile, and Ecuador. 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. 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. It has interests in 44,182 hectares of exploration concessions in Peru; 148,122 hectares of exploration concessions in Mexico; 64,899 hectares of exploration concessions in Argentina; 36,387 hectares of exploration concessions in Chile; and 7,298 hectares of exploration concessions in Ecuador. The company 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 Ratio0.90 Current Ratio2.61 Quick Ratio1.77Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.10 billion Price / Sales4.13 Cash Flow$2.9021 per share Price / Cash Flow13.07 Book Value$8.55 per share Price / Book4.44Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$1.54 billion Net Margins21.74% Return on Equity23.57% Return on Assets10.86%Miscellaneous Employees13,899 Outstanding Shares773,040,000Market Cap$29.32 billion Next Earnings Date3/27/2019 (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 special dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 11th will be given a dividend of $0.444 per share on Thursday, February 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 8th. View Southern Copper's Dividend History. How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter? Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates 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 net margin of 21.74% and a return on equity of 23.57%. 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 Wednesday, March 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Southern Copper. What price target have analysts set for SCCO? 12 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Southern Copper's stock. Their forecasts range from $34.50 to $49.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's share price to reach $41.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% 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? News articles about SCCO stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Southern Copper earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company'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), FORTESCUE METAL/S (FSUGY), SOUTH32 LTD/S (SOUHY), First Quantum Minerals (FQVLF), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), EXXARO RESOURCE/S (EXXAY), IMPALA PLATINUM/S (IMPUY), Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ), Lundin Mining (LUNMF) and Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF). 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), Intel (intc), Applied Materials (AMAT), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Bank of America (BAC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM). Who are Southern Copper's key executives? Southern Copper's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Germán Larrea Mota-Velasco, Chairman (Age 66)Mr. Oscar González Rocha, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 80)Mr. Edgard Corrales Aguilar, VP of Exploration (Age 63)Mr. Julián Jorge Lazalde Psihas, Sec. (Age 51)Mr. Raul Jacob Ruisanchez, VP of Fin., Treasurer & CFO (Age 61) Who are Southern Copper's major shareholders? Southern Copper's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.81%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.59%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.26%), Norges Bank (0.15%), Northern Trust Corp (0.13%) and Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.10%). 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 institutional investors are selling Southern Copper stock? SCCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Jennison Associates LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southern Copper. Which institutional investors are buying Southern Copper stock? SCCO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Bank of Nova Scotia, AGF Investments Inc. and SG Americas Securities 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 $37.93. How big of a company is Southern Copper? Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $29.32 billion and generates $7.10 billion in revenue each year. 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: 327 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 442 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 769MarketBeat'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 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Is a Roth IRA right for you?