NYSE:SCCO - Southern Copper Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Sell
  • Consensus Price Target: $55.10
  • Forecasted Upside: -12.55 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 4 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for SCCO

Analyst Price Target is $55.10
▼ -12.55% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Southern Copper in the last 3 months. The average price target is $55.10, with a high forecast of $70.00 and a low forecast of $38.00. The average price target represents a -12.55% upside from the last price of $63.01.

This chart shows the closing price for SCCO for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Sell

The current consensus among 5 polled investment analysts is to sell stock in Southern Copper. This rating has held steady since November 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
  • 4 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 5 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 hold ratings
  • 4 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 hold ratings
  • 4 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/26/2021UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Sell$60.00 ➝ $65.00N/A
4/20/2021UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$60.00 ➝ $65.00Medium
2/16/2021CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$70.00Low
1/6/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweight$54.00N/A
12/9/2020UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$49.00 ➝ $60.00Low
12/1/2020HSBCDowngradeHold ➝ Reduce$48.50Medium
8/4/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$37.00 ➝ $38.00High
6/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$27.00 ➝ $33.00Low
6/16/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$47.00 ➝ $41.00Low
6/8/2020CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ SellMedium
5/19/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $40.00Low
4/15/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
3/30/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$43.00 ➝ $38.00Medium
3/24/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$27.00Medium
3/20/2020Bradesco CorretoraDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$24.00High
2/17/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$35.00 ➝ $32.00High
12/17/2019Itaú UnibancoDowngradeHold$45.00High
12/17/2019Itau BBA SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
10/10/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $42.00Low
9/23/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal$36.00High
8/21/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetHold$32.00Medium
8/15/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$46.00High
7/10/2019MacquarieInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$35.00Medium
3/19/2019HSBCUpgradeReduce ➝ Hold$37.00Low
2/19/2019CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Buy$33.00 ➝ $41.00High
2/19/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/29/2019Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$39.00High
1/16/2019Itau BBA SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$48.00Low
12/12/2018SantanderDowngradeHold ➝ UnderperformLow
12/6/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$47.00 ➝ $34.50Medium
12/2/2018HSBCDowngradeHold ➝ Reduce$32.12Low
11/26/2018HSBCDowngradeHold ➝ ReduceLow
11/20/2018Bradesco CorretoraUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Hold$45.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
11/12/2018CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$43.00 ➝ $33.00Low
11/2/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$46.00Medium
10/16/2018SantanderDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
10/8/2018CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$43.00Low
9/19/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetNeutral$55.00 ➝ $49.00Low
8/6/2018ScotiabankSet Price TargetSell$40.00Low
6/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeSell$45.00High
6/2/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSell$39.00Low
4/19/2018B. RileyDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$57.34 ➝ $57.00Low
4/13/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$45.00High
3/6/2018B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$47.00 ➝ $57.00High
2/7/2018CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$48.00 ➝ $53.00Medium
2/5/2018UBS GroupDowngradeHold ➝ SellMedium
1/22/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ NeutralMedium
1/22/2018UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$48.00 ➝ $50.50Low
12/18/2017SantanderUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
11/3/2017CowenBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$39.00 ➝ $48.00N/A
11/1/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/23/2017ScotiabankDowngradeSector Perform ➝ UnderperformN/A
10/23/2017(FBRC)Reiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/23/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$40.00N/A
8/9/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$33.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/19/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$39.00Low
6/16/2017(FBRC)Lower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$43.00 ➝ $42.00Low
4/11/2017CowenReiterated RatingHoldLow
3/14/2017(FBRC)Boost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$41.00 ➝ $43.00Low
2/9/2017BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$32.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
2/5/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSell$23.00N/A
2/2/2017(FBRC)Reiterated RatingBuyN/A
12/22/2016UBS GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
12/13/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightN/A
12/7/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$32.00N/A
11/8/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$30.00N/A
8/22/2016(FBRC)Boost Price TargetOutperform$33.00 ➝ $38.00N/A
8/8/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
7/1/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$28.00 ➝ $20.00N/A
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
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Southern Copper Corporation engages in mining, exploring, smelting, and refining copper and other minerals in Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Ecuador, and Chile. The company is involved in the mining, milling, and flotation of copper ore to produce copper and molybdenum concentrates; smelting of copper concentrates to produce blister and anode copper; refining of anode copper to produce copper cathodes; production of molybdenum concentrate and sulfuric acid; production of refined silver, gold, and other materials; and mining and processing of zinc and lead. It operates the Toquepala and Cuajone open-pit mines, and a smelter and refinery in Peru; and La Caridad, an open-pit copper mine, as well as a copper ore concentrator, a SX-EW plant, a smelter, refinery, and a rod plant in Mexico. The company also operates Buenavista, an open-pit copper mine, as well as two copper concentrators and two operating SX-EW plants in Mexico. In addition, it operates five underground mines that produce zinc, lead, copper, silver, and gold; a coal mine that produces coal and coke; and a zinc refinery. The company has interests in 59,252 hectares of exploration concessions in Peru; 503,104 hectares of exploration concessions in Mexico; 229,312 hectares of exploration concessions in Argentina; 27,353 hectares of exploration concessions in Chile; and 7,299 hectares of exploration concessions in Ecuador. Southern Copper Corporation was incorporated in 1952 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Southern Copper Corporation is a subsidiary of Americas Mining Corporation.
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Today's Range

Now: $63.01
Low: $62.72
High: $64.48

50 Day Range

MA: $70.44
Low: $59.41
High: $81.41

52 Week Range

Now: $63.01
Low: $37.17
High: $83.29


1,484,046 shs

Average Volume

1,340,345 shs

Market Capitalization

$48.71 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Southern Copper?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Southern Copper in the last year: Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., HSBC Holdings plc, Morgan Stanley, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Southern Copper?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Southern Copper in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $55.10, suggesting a possible downside of 12.9%. Citigroup Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting SCCO will reach $70.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $38.00 for Southern Copper in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Southern Copper?

Southern Copper currently has 4 sell ratings and 1 hold rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Sell." A "sell" rating indicates that analysts believe SCCO will underperform the market and that investors should sell shares of Southern Copper.
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How do I contact Southern Copper's investor relations team?

Southern Copper's physical mailing address is 1440 EAST MISSOURI AVENUE SUITE 160, PHOENIX AZ, 85014. The basic materials company's listed phone number is 602-264-1375 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Southern Copper is www.southerncoppercorp.com.