News headlines about Southern Copper (NYSE:SCCO) have trended positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Southern Copper earned a news sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.4541981998146 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Southern Copper (SCCO) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- Will Southern Copper Corporation’s (NYSE:SCCO) Earnings Grow Over The Next Year? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Sponsorship: Two Stocks That Are Among The Stock-Market Elite (finance.yahoo.com)
- Davenport Resources reveals Maiden Resource for NT gold-copper play (finfeed.com)
- METALS-London copper prices edge up on softer US dollar (reuters.com)
NYSE:SCCO opened at $54.18 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $40,529.86, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.04 and a beta of 0.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.97, a quick ratio of 1.82 and a current ratio of 2.71. Southern Copper has a twelve month low of $32.63 and a twelve month high of $56.61.
In other Southern Copper news, Director Bonilla Luis Miguel Palomino sold 600 shares of Southern Copper stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.30, for a total value of $31,380.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 5,614 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $293,612.20. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Company insiders own 0.53% of the company’s stock.
About Southern Copper
Southern Copper Corporation is an integrated copper producer. It produces copper and, in the production process, obtains several by-products, including molybdenum, silver, zinc, sulfuric acid and other metals. Its segments include the Peruvian operations, the Mexican open-pit operations and the Mexican underground mining operations segment identified as the IMMSA unit.
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