NYSE:SCCO - Southern Copper Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $31.23 -0.58 (-1.82 %) (As of 01/23/2019 03:55 PM ET)Previous Close$31.81Today's Range$31.02 - $31.7852-Week Range$29.01 - $58.09Volume30,102 shsAverage Volume994,330 shsMarket Capitalization$24.14 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield4.96%Beta0.69 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 Webwww.southerncoppercorp.com Phone602-264-1375Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.90 Current Ratio2.71 Quick Ratio1.88Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.65 billion Price / Sales3.63 Cash Flow$1.7565 per share Price / Cash Flow17.78 Book Value$7.95 per share Price / Book3.93Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$728.50 million Net Margins13.24% Return on Equity14.97% Return on Assets6.86%Miscellaneous Employees13,140 Outstanding Shares773,040,000Market Cap$24.14 billion 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, October 23rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, November 21st. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 6th. View Southern Copper's Dividend History. How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter? Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.72 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.80 billion. Southern Copper had a return on equity of 14.97% and a net margin of 13.24%. 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, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Southern Copper. What price target have analysts set for SCCO? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Southern Copper's stock. Their predictions range from $32.12 to $53.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's stock price to reach $41.6620 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Southern Copper. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Southern Copper? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Southern Copper in the last year. There are currently 5 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. Has Southern Copper been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about SCCO stock has been trending negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Southern Copper earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Southern Copper's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Southern Copper include BHP Group (BHP), Vale (VALE), Rio Tinto (RIO), GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO (GDR) (NILSY), Anglo American (NGLOY), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), SOUTH32 LTD/S (SOUHY), FORTESCUE METAL/S (FSUGY), First Quantum Minerals (FQVLF), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), Lundin Mining (LUNMF), Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ), EXXARO RESOURCE/S (EXXAY), VEDA RESO/PAR VTG FPD 0.1 (VDNRF) and Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF). 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. Edgard Corrales Aguilar, VP of Exploration (Age 63)Mr. Julián Jorge Lazalde Psihas, Sec. (Age 51)Mr. Germán Larrea Mota-Velasco, Chairman (Age 66)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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.02%), Strs Ohio (0.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.00%). 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 Personal Capital Advisors Corp, Bank of Montreal Can and Sit Investment Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Southern Copper company stock in the last year include Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino and Quintanilla Daniel Muniz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southern Copper. Which institutional investors are buying Southern Copper stock? SCCO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fox Run Management L.L.C., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Strs Ohio. 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 $31.23. How big of a company is Southern Copper? Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $24.14 billion and generates $6.65 billion in revenue each year. Southern Copper employs 13,140 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: 317 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 432 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 749MarketBeat'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 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the quiet period?