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NYSE:SCCO

Southern Copper Stock Forecast, Price & News

$70.47
+0.20 (+0.28 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 01:38 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$69.75
Now: $70.47
$70.52
50-Day Range
$59.17
MA: $64.94
$71.81
52-Week Range
$23.43
Now: $70.47
$72.00
Volume14,464 shs
Average Volume938,810 shs
Market Capitalization$54.48 billion
P/E Ratio42.20
Dividend Yield2.82%
Beta1.16
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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.09 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

288th out of 813 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

29th out of 89 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.6Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining
Sub-IndustryDiversified Metals & Mining
CUSIP84265V10
Phone602-264-1375
Employees14,301

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.29 billion
Cash Flow$2.92 per share
Book Value$8.87 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.49 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$54.48 billion
Next Earnings Date2/23/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$70.47
+0.20 (+0.28 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 01:38 PM ET)
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Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Southern Copper's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Southern Copper's stock was trading at $31.53 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SCCO shares have increased by 123.5% and is now trading at $70.47.
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Is Southern Copper a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Southern Copper in the last year. There are currently 6 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "sell" Southern Copper stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Southern Copper?

Wall Street analysts have given Southern Copper a "Sell" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Southern Copper wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Greg D. Wight's approval rating as Southern Copper's CEO?

6 employees have rated Southern Copper CEO Greg D. Wight on Glassdoor.com. Greg D. Wight has an approval rating of 100% among Southern Copper's employees. This puts Greg D. Wight in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Southern Copper's next earnings date?

Southern Copper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 23rd 2021.
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How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter?

Southern Copper Co. (NYSE:SCCO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 26th. The basic materials company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.08. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.98 billion. Southern Copper had a return on equity of 18.67% and a net margin of 17.17%.
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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 Thursday, October 22nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 11th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, November 24th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 9th. This is an increase from Southern Copper's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.
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Is Southern Copper a good dividend stock?

Southern Copper pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%. The dividend payout ratio of Southern Copper is 104.17%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Southern Copper will have a dividend payout ratio of 76.34% in the coming year. This indicates that Southern Copper may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SCCO?

8 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Southern Copper's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Southern Copper's stock price to reach $42.64 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 39.5%.
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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 (NEM), Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (BVN), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Southern Copper's key executives?

Southern Copper's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Oscar González Rocha, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 82, Pay $1.64M)
  • Mr. Raul Jacob Ruisanchez, VP of Fin., Treasurer & CFO (Age 62, Pay $343.32k)
  • Ms. Lina A. Vingerhoets Vilca, Comptroller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 59, Pay $212.1k)
  • Mr. Edgard Corrales Aguilar, VP of Exploration (Age 64, Pay $334.02k)
  • Mr. Julián Jorge Lazalde Psihas, Sec. (Age 52, Pay $303.2k)
  • Mr. Victor Pedraglio, Mang. of Financial Planning & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Andres Carlos Ferrero Ghislieri, Gen. Counsel & Assistant 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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.02%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.01%), United Capital Management of KS Inc. (0.01%), Hexavest Inc. (0.00%), Kestra Advisory Services LLC (0.00%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Southern Copper stock include Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino, German Larrea Mota Velasco, Perez Alfredo Casar and Sanchez Mejorada Enri Castillo.
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Which major investors are selling Southern Copper stock?

SCCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, and Hexavest Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Southern Copper company stock in the last year include Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino, German Larrea Mota Velasco, and Perez Alfredo Casar.
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Which major investors are buying Southern Copper stock?

SCCO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, JustInvest LLC, Aurora Private Wealth Inc., Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, United Capital Management of KS Inc., Carroll Financial Associates Inc., and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..
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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 WeBull, 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 $70.47.

How big of a company is Southern Copper?

Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $54.48 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 [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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