Antofagasta (LON:ANTO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Antofagasta (LON:ANTO) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

ANTO has been the topic of several other research reports. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a hold rating on shares of Antofagasta in a research report on Monday, April 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their target price on Antofagasta from GBX 660 ($8.68) to GBX 700 ($9.21) and gave the company an underweight rating in a research report on Thursday, April 30th. Morgan Stanley reissued an underweight rating on shares of Antofagasta in a research report on Wednesday, April 1st. Citigroup reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 1,100 ($14.47) target price on shares of Antofagasta in a research report on Monday, January 27th. Finally, Barclays reaffirmed an underweight rating on shares of Antofagasta in a research report on Monday, May 11th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 821.07 ($10.80).

LON ANTO opened at GBX 822.20 ($10.82) on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $8.28 billion and a P/E ratio of 16.15. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 29.33, a quick ratio of 1.95 and a current ratio of 2.33. The business’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 785.47 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 838.15. Antofagasta has a fifty-two week low of GBX 575 ($7.56) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 993.80 ($13.07).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 23rd were issued a $0.23 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.69%. This is a boost from Antofagasta’s previous dividend of $0.11. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, April 23rd. Antofagasta’s dividend payout ratio is currently 53.05%.

About Antofagasta

Antofagasta plc, through its subsidiaries, primarily engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, and mining of copper properties in Chile. It operates through Los Pelambres, Centinela, Antucoya, Zaldívar, Exploration and Evaluation, and Transport segments. The company produces copper concentrates containing by-products, such as molybdenum, gold, and silver; and copper cathodes.

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