Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) open the trading on January 12, 2021, with great promise as it jumped 2.21% to $30.99. During the day, the stock rose to $31.08 and sunk to $29.83 before settling in for the price of $30.32 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, FCX posted a 52-week range of $4.82-$31.78.
The Basic Materials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was -6.40%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 34.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -109.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.45 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.44 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $45.05 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $23.63, while the 200-day Moving Average is $15.27.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 27500 employees. It has generated 522,036 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -8,909. The stock had 11.54 Receivables turnover and 0.35 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +8.28, operating margin was +4.66 and Pretax Margin of +2.13.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Copper industry. Freeport-McMoRan Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.30%, in contrast to 73.80% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Dec 04, this organization’s Vice Chairman, President & CEO sold 467,887 shares at the rate of 25.17, making the entire transaction reach 11,776,856 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 3,039,717. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 04, Company’s EVP and CFO sold 485,000 for 25.27, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 12,255,756. This particular insider is now the holder of 1,287,669 in total.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 9/29/2020 suggests? It has posted $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $0.21) by $0.08. This company achieved a net margin of -1.71 while generating a return on equity of -2.57. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.47 per share during the current fiscal year.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -109.80% and is forecasted to reach 1.98 in the upcoming year.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.30. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.27. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 3.31. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 26.63.
In the same vein, FCX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.08, a figure that is expected to reach 0.34 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.98 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)
[Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 86.90% While, its Average True Range was 1.42.
Raw Stochastic average of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 95.50%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 89.83% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 47.08% that was higher than 44.89% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.