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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX

Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Copper in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in USA, Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX  has a market cap of 15744.76. Since its IPO date on the 7/10/1995, Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX performance year to date is 82.87%. Today Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX has gained 1.62%, with a current price of 12.58.

Ownership of the company is 0.60% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 69.80%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of *TBA. Return of assets are at -28.80%, with return on investment at -40.50%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 5.32. While Total debt/equity is 5.63. With a profit margin of -91.40%, this is combined with a gross margin of 1.80%, and operating margin of -93.70%. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.6, while the quick ratio is 0.6.

For the last year Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX has seen a EPS growth of -798.30%. A performance for the year of 1.12%. The 52-week high is -11.06%, and the 52-week low is 257.39%. The average volume for Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX is 49263019.

With a target price of 11.62, can Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Freeport-McMoRan Inc., FCX. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has a P/E of *TBA and a forward P/E of 11.26. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of *TBA. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.03 and 4.2 respectively. For P/cash, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has a value of 47.57, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 12.58, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has a dividend yield of *TBA. We see a return on equity of -153.80%.

Looking more long-term Freeport-McMoRan Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of *TBA. In the short-term an EPS growth of 95.90% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -798.30% for this year and for the last five years a -34.90% growth has been seen.

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