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NYSE:SCCOSouthern Copper Stock Price, Forecast & News

$36.30
-0.49 (-1.33 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$35.55
Now: $36.30
$36.93
50-Day Range
$28.36
MA: $32.59
$36.79
52-Week Range
$23.43
Now: $36.30
$44.82
Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume695,911 shs
Market Capitalization$28.06 billion
P/E Ratio21.35
Dividend Yield2.17%
Beta1.05
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: 1.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.66 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.29 billion
Cash Flow$2.87 per share
Book Value$8.75 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.49 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees14,301
Market Cap$28.06 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Southern Copper's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Southern Copper's stock was trading at $31.53 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SCCO stock has increased by 15.1% and is now trading at $36.30. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Southern Copper.

When is Southern Copper's next earnings date?

Southern Copper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Southern Copper.

How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter?

Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 27th. The basic materials company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $1.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.64 billion. Southern Copper had a return on equity of 19.25% and a net margin of 18.10%. View Southern Copper's earnings history.

How often does Southern Copper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Southern Copper?

Southern Copper announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, May 26th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 12th. View Southern Copper's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SCCO?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Southern Copper's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's share price to reach $34.86 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.0%. View analysts' price targets for Southern Copper.

Has Southern Copper been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SCCO stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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. Southern Copper earned a news sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutSouthern Copper.

Are investors shorting Southern Copper?

Southern Copper saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 5,470,000 shares, a drop of 5.9% from the April 15th total of 5,810,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 997,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.5 days. Currently, 6.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Southern Copper's Current Options Chain.

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

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."

Who are Southern Copper's major shareholders?

Southern Copper's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (0.81%), State Street Corp (0.51%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.44%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.16%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.16%) and Morgan Stanley (0.15%). Company insiders that own Southern Copper stock include Perez Alfredo Casar, Quintanilla Daniel Muniz and Sanchez Mejorada Enri Castillo. 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 BlackRock Inc., Invesco Ltd., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., AQR Capital Management LLC, KBC Group NV, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Southern Copper company stock in the last year include Perez Alfredo Casar, and Sanchez Mejorada Enri Castillo. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Wellington Management Group LLP, RWC Asset Advisors US LLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, State Street Corp, and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Southern Copper's stock price today?

One share of SCCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.30.

How big of a company is Southern Copper?

Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $28.06 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 E. 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]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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