Stock Showing Surging Activity: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)


Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) gained 1.7 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $14.35. The stock traded with the average Volume of 16.29 Million at the end of last session.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has the Market Capitalization of 20.9 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $17.06 and 52-Week Low of $11.05 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/24/17 and 52-Week Low on 06/02/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.34/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.31/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.03/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 9.7 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. for the current quarter to be 80%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 200 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 72.42% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) showed a growth of -25.52 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 1 analysts rated Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.3% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.12% and 7.36% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 2.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 15.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -14.2%.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.73% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.70% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 2.43%, monthly performance percentage is -1.98 percent, Quarterly performance is -5.65 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 18.99% and Yearly Performance is -9.69 percent.

Company Profile:

Freeport-McMoRan is engaged in mineral exploration and development, mining and milling of copper, gold, and silver in Indonesia, and the smelting and refining of copper concentrates in Spain and Indonesia.  They are the world’s lowest-cost copper producer and one of the world’s largest producers of copper and gold. FCX’s operations are conducted through its subsidiaries, P.T. Freeport Indonesia (PT-FI), P.T. IRJA Eastern Minerals Corporation (Eastern Mining) and through Atlantic Copper, S.A. (Atlantic).