Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) is an international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. FCX is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer and has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. FCX is also the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer. FCX’s portfolio of assets includes the Grasberg mining complex in Indonesia, one of the world’s largest copper and gold mines in terms of recoverable reserves, significant mining operations in North and South America, and the Tenke Fungurume minerals district in the Democratic Republic of Congo. At December 31, 2012, FCX had proven and probable copper reserves of 116.5 billion pounds.
Company Growth (employees)
Phoenix, US
Size (employees)
30,000 (est)
Freeport-McMoran is headquartered in Phoenix, US

Key People at Freeport-McMoran

Kathleen Quirk

Kathleen Quirk

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Michael Arnold

Michael Arnold

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
Harry Conger

Harry Conger

President and Chief Operating Officer
Richard Adkerson

Richard Adkerson

Vice Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Freeport-McMoran Office Locations

Freeport-McMoran has offices in Phoenix, Madison, Miami, New Orleans and in 5 other locations
Phoenix, US (HQ)
333 N Central Ave
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Freeport-McMoran Data and Metrics

Freeport-McMoran Financial Metrics

Freeport-McMoran's revenue was reported to be $14.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

14.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

(2.8 b)

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

4 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

2.8 b

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

20.3 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

4.2 b


30.9 b
Freeport-McMoran's current market capitalization is $20.3 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


20.9 b20 b14.6 b14.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

14.6 b18.5 b27.4 b17.6 b

Gross profit

6.3 b1.5 b(12.8 b)(2.8 b)
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.7 b4.8 b4.8 b3.7 b2 b464 m224 m4.2 b

Accounts Receivable

1.7 b953 m689 m1.1 b

Current Assets

10 b9 b7.5 b10.4 b


24 b26.2 b27.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

3.4 b(745 m)(12.1 b)(4 b)

Accounts Receivable

49 m215 m813 m(175 m)


(288 m)(249 m)379 m117 m

Accounts Payable

(359 m)(394 m)(217 m)(28 m)
USDY, 2016


11.1 x


8.3 x


4.7 x


449.4 k


2.4 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

6.2 x
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Freeport-McMoran News and Updates

A surge in copper prices is boosting shares in FTSE 100 miners

Top London-listed miners' shares were given a boost this morning on the back of stronger metal prices. Mining stocks increased 1.6 per cent as London Metal Exchange three-month copper prices this morning increased about one per cent to the metal's highest price in 20 months .  Shares in Glenco…

Copper prices soar to a new high on talk of a force majeure at Escondida

After substantial gains yesterday, London Metal Exchange copper prices have today jumped to their highest level since June 2015. Benchmark copper has risen 4.5 per cent to a session high of $6,083 a tonne. The surge came as news emerged that BHP Billiton is declaring a force majeure on shipmen…

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Freeport McMoRan is getting slammed after China's disappointing data

Metal and mining stocks are getting hammered Thursday after China reported disappointing trade data. Among the worst performers, copper-producer Freeport McMoRan is off more than 7% while US Steel is down 5.6%. Earlier Thursday, China’s Customs Bureau said September exports …

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Known for its D.C. lobbying.

Carl Icahn Increases Allergan Stake

He bought 3.4 million shares.
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