Reasons Why Long-term Faith on Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Could Pay Off Investors

Let’s start up with the current stock price of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), which is $16.80 to be very precise. The Stock rose vividly during the last session to $17.24 after opening rate of $17.05 while the lowest price it went was recorded $16.76 before closing at $16.88.

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc. had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $17.50 on 09/18/20, with the lowest value was $4.82 for the same time period, recorded on 03/19/20.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) full year performance was 96.49%

Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. shares are logging -4.00% during the 52-week period from high price, and 248.55% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $4.82 and $17.50.

The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Basic Materials managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 16472471 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.

When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) recorded performance in the market was 28.05%, having the revenues showcasing 29.53% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 23.80B, as it employees total of 27500 workers.

Specialists analysis on Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

According to the data provided on, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 13.28, with a change in the price was noted +7.62. In a similar fashion, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. posted a movement of +83.01% for the period of last 100 days, recording 21,145,879 in trading volumes.

Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for FCX is recording 1.11 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 1.10.

Trends and Technical analysis: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Raw Stochastic average of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. in the period of last 50 days is set at 86.17%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 75.26%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 63.49% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 56.03%.

Now, considering the stocks previous presentation, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 28.05%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 105.13%, alongside a boost of 96.49% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by 8.04% in the 7-day charts and went up by 4.09% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 29.53% during last recorded quarter.