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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.03
FCX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 2486 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. FCX: 0.03 )
FCX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.45
Current: 0.03

0
1.45
Equity to Asset 0.34
FCX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 1419 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. FCX: 0.34 )
FCX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.34

0.03
0.5
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.02
M-Score: -2.55
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 0.45
FCX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. FCX: 0.45 )
FCX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -71.42   Max: 52.09
Current: 0.45

-71.42
52.09
Net-margin (%) -5.91
FCX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -0.89 vs. FCX: -5.91 )
FCX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -62.19   Max: 25.16
Current: -5.91

-62.19
25.16
ROE (%) -6.14
FCX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2441 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -7.91 vs. FCX: -6.14 )
FCX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -92.2   Max: 88.7
Current: -6.14

-92.2
88.7
ROA (%) -2.02
FCX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 2512 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -5.88 vs. FCX: -2.02 )
FCX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -34.58   Max: 26.64
Current: -2.02

-34.58
26.64
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.19
FCX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 2473 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -7.38 vs. FCX: 0.19 )
FCX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -58.54   Max: 86.68
Current: 0.19

-58.54
86.68
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.30
FCX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. FCX: 1.30 )
FCX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -2.1   Max: 49.3
Current: 1.3

-2.1
49.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.40
FCX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -14.00 vs. FCX: -8.40 )
FCX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -8.4   Max: 58.1
Current: -8.4

-8.4
58.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -16.30
FCX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1420 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -14.60 vs. FCX: -16.30 )
FCX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -37.4   Max: 105.1
Current: -16.3

-37.4
105.1
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

FCX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 38,430 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 64,582 sh (+342.89%)
Ray Dalio 368,085 sh (+93.54%)
John Buckingham 166,175 sh (+11.65%)
Leon Cooperman 2,986,000 sh (+2.94%)
Ron Baron 7,837 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 50,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 7,300 sh (unchged)
Signature Select Canadian Fund Sold Out
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
David Tepper Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Chris Davis 176,464 sh (-0.02%)
Pioneer Investments 1,498,051 sh (-0.18%)
Mario Gabelli 1,513,274 sh (-4.22%)
David Dreman 6,918 sh (-5.76%)
Ken Fisher 11,596 sh (-13.69%)
John Paulson 10,123,500 sh (-34.69%)
Paul Tudor Jones 54,000 sh (-44.67%)
Jeremy Grantham 43,800 sh (-58.25%)
Murray Stahl 35,764 sh (-72.92%)
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Q2 2014

FCX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

George Soros 139,781 sh (New)
Ron Baron 11,237 sh (+43.38%)
David Dreman 9,598 sh (+38.74%)
Ken Fisher 12,840 sh (+10.73%)
Murray Stahl 37,670 sh (+5.33%)
John Buckingham 167,487 sh (+0.79%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,300 sh (unchged)
Chris Davis 176,464 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,489,174 sh (-1.59%)
Ray Dalio 305,185 sh (-17.09%)
Leon Cooperman 2,420,600 sh (-18.94%)
Louis Moore Bacon 50,000 sh (-22.58%)
Pioneer Investments 838,979 sh (-44%)
John Paulson 5,300,000 sh (-47.65%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,800 sh (-83.7%)
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Q3 2014

FCX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Signature Select Canadian Fund 107,300 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,223,071 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 7,400 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 26,667 sh (+203.03%)
Mario Gabelli 1,641,026 sh (+10.2%)
Chris Davis 192,194 sh (+8.91%)
Ron Baron 11,937 sh (+6.23%)
John Buckingham 168,111 sh (+0.37%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,300 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 37,670 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 483,725 sh (unchged)
John Paulson Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Leon Cooperman Sold Out
Ray Dalio 267,800 sh (-12.25%)
David Dreman 8,238 sh (-14.17%)
Ken Fisher 9,124 sh (-28.94%)
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Q4 2014

FCX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 51,495 sh (+93.1%)
Ray Dalio 431,700 sh (+61.2%)
David Dreman 12,242 sh (+48.6%)
Chris Davis 279,404 sh (+45.38%)
Mario Gabelli 2,047,664 sh (+24.78%)
Ron Baron 13,337 sh (+11.73%)
John Buckingham 169,141 sh (+0.61%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 479,590 sh (-0.85%)
Murray Stahl 37,100 sh (-1.51%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FCX

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2014-12-31 Add 24.78%0.05%$21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%2047664
Ray Dalio 2014-12-31 Add 61.2%0.03%$21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%431700
David Dreman 2014-12-31 Add 48.6%0.01%$21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%12242
Chris Davis 2014-12-31 Add 45.38%0.01%$21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%279404
PRIMECAP Management 2014-12-31 Sold Out $21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%0
Ken Fisher 2014-12-31 Sold Out $21.03 - $32.49 $ 21.63-22%0
Leon Cooperman 2014-09-30 Sold Out 1.2%$32.4 - $39.04 $ 21.63-41%0
John Paulson 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.84%$32.4 - $39.04 $ 21.63-41%0
George Soros 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.04%$32.4 - $39.04 $ 21.63-41%0
Ken Fisher 2014-09-30 Reduce -28.94%$32.4 - $39.04 $ 21.63-41%9124
John Paulson 2014-06-30 Reduce -47.65%0.76%$32.56 - $36.07 $ 21.63-37%5300000
Leon Cooperman 2014-06-30 Reduce -18.94%0.25%$32.56 - $36.07 $ 21.63-37%2420600
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy0.04%$32.56 - $36.07 $ 21.63-37%139781
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Add 38.74%0.01%$32.56 - $36.07 $ 21.63-37%9598
Ron Baron 2014-06-30 Add 43.38%$32.56 - $36.07 $ 21.63-37%11237
John Paulson 2014-03-31 Reduce -34.69%1.01%$30.64 - $37.74 $ 21.63-35%10123500
David Tepper 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.53%$30.64 - $37.74 $ 21.63-35%0
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 Add 93.54%0.05%$30.64 - $37.74 $ 21.63-35%368085
Mariko Gordon 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$30.64 - $37.74 $ 21.63-35%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 10.00
FCX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 10.00 )
FCX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.71   Max: 77.08
Current: 10

2.71
77.08
Forward P/E 11.01
FCX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 11.01 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 10.00
FCX's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 10.00 )
FCX' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 2.82   Max: 1691.82
Current: 10

2.82
1691.82
P/B 1.23
FCX's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. FCX: 1.23 )
FCX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 114.17
Current: 1.23

0.45
114.17
P/S 1.02
FCX's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 1.02 )
FCX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 3.99
Current: 1.02

0.41
3.99
POCF 3.27
FCX's POCF is ranked higher than
97% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 3.27 )
FCX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.9   Max: 116.64
Current: 3.27

1.9
116.64
EV-to-EBIT 8.22
FCX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
96% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 8.22 )
FCX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -3.5   Max: 27.7
Current: 8.22

-3.5
27.7
Current Ratio 1.42
FCX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 2489 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. FCX: 1.42 )
FCX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 5.06
Current: 1.42

0.87
5.06
Quick Ratio 0.56
FCX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 2487 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. FCX: 0.56 )
FCX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 3.6
Current: 0.56

0.24
3.6
Days Inventory 99.03
FCX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
88% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 99.03 )
FCX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 67.39   Max: 147.47
Current: 99.03

67.39
147.47
Days Sales Outstanding 39.09
FCX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 39.09 )
FCX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 12.33   Max: 60.09
Current: 39.09

12.33
60.09

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 5.78
FCX's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. FCX: 5.78 )
FCX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 10.8
Current: 5.78

0.17
10.8
Dividend Payout 0.58
FCX's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 0.58 )
FCX' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 45
Current: 0.58

0.08
45
Dividend growth (3y) 40.60
FCX's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
97% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. FCX: 40.60 )
FCX' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 66.7
Current: 40.6

0
66.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.90
FCX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
79% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. FCX: 5.90 )
FCX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 10.8
Current: 5.9

0.17
10.8
Share Buyback Rate -2.00
FCX's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 1929 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -9.50 vs. FCX: -2.00 )
FCX' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.7   Max: -29
Current: -2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.23
FCX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
83% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. FCX: 1.23 )
FCX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 106.19
Current: 1.23

1.59
106.19
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.62
FCX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 0.62 )
FCX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 25.94
Current: 0.62

0.35
25.94
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
FCX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 0.47 )
FCX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.78
Current: 0.47

0.28
1.78
Price/Graham Number 0.62
FCX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FCX: 0.62 )
FCX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 8.25
Current: 0.62

0.6
8.25
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.20
FCX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2471 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. FCX: 12.20 )
FCX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.6   Max: 36.2
Current: 12.2

3.6
36.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.69
FCX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
85% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Copper industry.

( Industry Median: -1.28 vs. FCX: 4.69 )
FCX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.5   Max: 81.1
Current: 4.69

-0.5
81.1

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Copper
Compare:SCCO, OZMLY, SFRRF, IPLRF, AZC » details
Traded in other countries:FPMB.Germany, FCXO34.Brazil, FCX.Mexico, FCX.Chile, FCX.Switzerland,
Freeport-McMoRan Inc, formerly Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware on November 10, 1987. The Company deals in the mining of copper, gold and molybdenum. Its portfolio of assets includes the Grasberg minerals district in Indonesia, significant mining operations in North and South America, and the Tenke Fungurume minerals district in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The Grasberg minerals district contains the single recoverable copper reserve and the single gold reserve of any mine in the world based on the latest available reserve data provided by third-party industry consultants. The Company has organized its operations into six primary divisions - North America copper mines, South America mining, Indonesia mining, Africa mining, Molybdenum mines and United States (U.S.) oil and gas operations. It has has seven operating copper mines in North America - Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Tyrone and Chino in New Mexico. The North America copper mines include open-pit mining, sulfide ore concentrating, leaching and SX/EW operations. A majority of the copper produced at the North America copper mines is cast into copper rod by the Company's Rod & Refining operations. The North America copper mines include the Morenci copper mine as a reportable segment. In addition to copper, certain of its North America copper mines also produce molybdenum concentrates. South America mining includes four operating copper mines - Cerro Verde in Peru, and El Abra, Candelaria and Ojos del Salado in Chile. These operations include open-pit and underground mining, sulfide ore concentrating, leaching and SX/EW operations. South America mining includes the Cerro Verde and Candelaria copper mines as reportable segments. Indonesia mining includes PT-FI's Grasberg minerals district that produces copper concentrates, which contain significant quantities of gold and silver. Africa mining includes the Tenke minerals district. The Tenke operation includes surface mining, leaching and SX/EW operations and produces copper cathodes. In addition to copper, the Tenke operation produces cobalt hydroxide. Molybdenum mines include the wholly owned Henderson underground mine and Climax open-pit mine in Colorado. The Henderson and Climax mines produce high-purity, chemical-grade molybdenum concentrates, which are typically further processed into value-added molybdenum chemical products. The Rod & Refining segment consists of copper conversion facilities located in North America, and includes a refinery, three rod mills and a specialty copper products facility. These operations process copper produced at the Company's North America copper mines and purchased copper into copper cathode, rod and custom copper shapes. Atlantic Copper smelts and refines copper concentrates and markets refined copper and precious metals in slimes. The U.S. oil and gas operations include oil production facilitie
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