|Bid||5,976.00 x 0|
|Ask||5,977.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||5,889.65 - 5,990.00|
|52 Week Range||3,519.00 - 6,561.00|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.59|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.74|
|Earnings Date||Feb 17, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.41 (5.70%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 04, 2021|
|1y Target Est||53.70|
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: BHP Group, Rio Tinto, Southern Copper and Freeport-McMoRan
Stocks like BHP, SCCO, RIO and FCX are poised well to capitalize on the rising copper demand stemming from the electrical vehicle market and improving industrial activity.
Under fire after a string of high-profile disasters, mining firms are shaking up their boardrooms in response to criticism that they are failing to meet their own environmental, social, and governance standards. Shareholders are demanding change from an industry whose reputation has been battered by deadly collapses of mine waste storage facilities in Brazil, and Rio Tinto's destruction of sacred rock shelters in Australia. Companies are responding with changes to the structure and skillset of their senior management - a shift investors and governance experts say is sorely needed to mitigate risk in an inherently hazardous industry.