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NYSE:SCCO - Southern Copper Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.46 (-4.17 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 01:11 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $33.57
50-Day Range
MA: $40.05
52-Week Range
Now: $33.57
Volume1.55 million shs
Average Volume784,736 shs
Market Capitalization$25.95 billion
P/E Ratio17.67
Dividend Yield4.57%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining
Sub-IndustryDiversified Metals & Mining
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.10 billion
Cash Flow$2.75 per share
Book Value$8.55 per share


Net Income$1.54 billion


Market Cap$25.95 billion
Next Earnings Date3/3/2020 (Estimated)

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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 Monday, February 24th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, March 24th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.77%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 9th. View Southern Copper's Dividend History.

How were Southern Copper's earnings last quarter?

Southern Copper Corp (NYSE:SCCO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate 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 20.68% and a return on equity of 21.86%. 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 Tuesday, March 3rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Southern Copper.

What price target have analysts set for SCCO?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Southern Copper's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Southern Copper's stock price to reach $38.43 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Southern Copper.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Has Southern Copper been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SCCO stock have trended extremely negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Southern Copper earned a media sentiment score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Southern Copper.

Are investors shorting Southern Copper?

Southern Copper saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 5,340,000 shares, an increase of 23.3% from the January 30th total of 4,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 701,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.6 days. Approximately 6.5% of the company's shares 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), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), Intel (INTC), Newmont Goldcorp (NEM), Cummins (CMI) and General Electric (GE).

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. 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)

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 State Street Corp (0.48%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.17%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.16%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (0.09%), Bollard Group LLC (0.09%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.08%). Company insiders that own Southern Copper stock include Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino, Quintanilla Daniel Muniz and Sanchez Mejorada Enri Castillo. 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 Man Group plc, Swiss National Bank, TD Asset Management Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Denali Advisors LLC, Sei Investments Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC and IndexIQ Advisors LLC. 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 Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Financial Sense Advisors Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Southern Copper's stock price today?

One share of SCCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.57.

How big of a company is Southern Copper?

Southern Copper has a market capitalization of $25.95 billion and generates $7.10 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.54 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis. Southern Copper employs 13,899 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Southern Copper.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  368 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  501 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  869
MarketBeat'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 2/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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