Freeport-McMoRan Full Year 2022 Earnings: EPS Beats Expectations

  • In Business
  • 2023-01-27 15:08:54Z
  • By Simply Wall St.

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) Full Year 2022 Results

Key Financial Results

  • Revenue: US$22.8b (flat on FY 2021).

  • Net income: US$3.47b (down 19% from FY 2021).

  • Profit margin: 15% (down from 19% in FY 2021).

  • EPS: US$2.39 (down from US$2.93 in FY 2021).

FCX Production and Reserves


  • Production: 1.526 Mt (1.407 Mt in FY 2021)

  • Number of mines: 10 (10 in FY 2021)


  • Production: 1,474 troy koz (1,124 troy koz in FY 2021)


  • Production: 33,566 t (34,019 t in FY 2021)

All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period

Freeport-McMoRan EPS Beats Expectations

Revenue was in line with analyst estimates. Earnings per share (EPS) surpassed analyst estimates by 1.7%.

Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 1.6% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, while revenues in the Metals and Mining industry in the US are expected to remain flat.

Performance of the American Metals and Mining industry.

The company's share price is broadly unchanged from a week ago.

Balance Sheet Analysis

While earnings are important, another area to consider is the balance sheet. See our latest analysis on Freeport-McMoRan's balance sheet health.

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