One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday November 21 was Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) as the company’s stock climbed 3.57% to $29.59 on volume of 17.1 million shares.
The stock opened at $29.75 and saw an intraday low of $29.25 and an intraday high of $29.92. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $1.02. The stock’s average daily volume of 10.36 million and 1.04 billion shares outstanding. Freeport-McMoRan Inc now has a 50-day SMA is $30.50 and 200-day SMA is $33.24, and it has a 52-week high of $39.32 and a 52-week low of $27.07.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc, formerly Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, deals in the mining of copper, gold and molybdenum.
Based out of Phoenix, AZ, Freeport-McMoRan Inc has 36100 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $30.75 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 13.1. Its P/S ratio is 1.34, P/B ratio is 1.42, and P/FCF ratio is -75.6.
For a full analysis of Freeport-McMoRan Inc, check out Equities.com’s E.V.A. report for Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
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