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What Freeport-McMoRan’s Strong Cash Flows Mean for Investors

Mark O'Hara
What Freeport-McMoRan’s Strong Cash Flows Mean for Investors

In this part of our series, we’ll look at copper miners’ first-quarter free cash flows and look at the 2018 cash flow guidance. You can define free cash flows as operating cash flows minus capital expenditure (or capex). It’s a key metric that investors in metal and mining companies should track.