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Fresnillo

Current Price 1286.50p Bid 1298.00p Ask 1298.50p Change -0.50%
Last Updated: 24/05/2018 18:41. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Fresnillo plc is the world's largest primary silver producer and Mexico's largest gold producer. It has seven operating mines, all of them in Mexico - Fresnillo, Saucito, Cienega (including the San Ramon satellite mine), Herradura, Soledad-Dipolos1, Noche Buena and San Julian (phase I and II), two development projects - the Pyrites plant, and second line of DLP at Herradura, and four advanced exploration projects - Orisyvo, Juanicipio, Las Casas Rosario & Cluster Cebollitas and Centauro Deep, as well as a number of other long term exploration prospects. In total, Fresnillo plc has mining concessions covering approximately 1.8 million hectares in Mexico. Fresnillo plc has a strong and long tradition of mining, a proven track record of mine development, reserve replacement, and production costs in the lowest quartile of the cost curve for silver. Fresnillo plc's goal is to maintain the Group's position as the world's largest primary silver company, producing 65 million ounces of silver per year by 2018, having already surpassed the gold target of 750,000 ounces.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£2,093.31m
Operating Profit
£709.31m
Dividend Yield
1.98
Dividend Per Share
40.40
Dividend Cover
1.88
P/E Ratio
17.15

Key Personnel

Alberto Baillères
Non-Executive Chairman
Victor Alberto Tiburcio
Non-Executive Director
Alejandro Baillères
Non-Executive Director
Juan Bordes
Non-Executive Director
Arturo Fernandez
Non-Executive Director
Charles Richard Jacobs
Non-Executive Director
Barbara Garza Laguera
Non-Executive Director
Jaime Lomelín
Non-Executive Director
Jaime Serra Puche
Non-Executive Director
Fernando Benjamin Ruiz
Non-Executive Director
Guy Edward Nairne Sandilands Wilson
Non-Executive Director
Dame Judith Anne MacGregor
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
FRES
ISIN
GB00B2QPKJ12
Shares in Issue
736,893,589
Market cap
£9,616.46m
Sector

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
20.00%
Buy
 
20.00%
Hold
 
60.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
1298.50p
Bid Price
1298.00p
Ask Price
1298.50p
Volume
1065803
Change Today
-6.50p
% Change Today
-0.50%
Open
1312.50p
Previous Close
1298.50p
Intraday High
1317.00p
Intraday Low
1286.00p
52 Week High
1746.00p
52 Week Low
1150.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Fresnillo Intra-day Chart

Fresnillo News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 26 Apr 2018 | 14:40 Fresnillo full year guidance unchanged as gold, silver production rises 25 Apr 2018 | 08:32 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 09 Apr 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 28 Feb 2018 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 28 Feb 2018 | 09:10 Fresnillo profit grows as silver production hits record highs 27 Feb 2018 | 09:15 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 25 Jan 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 25 Jan 2018 | 10:00 FTSE struggles as sterling remains on winning streak 24 Jan 2018 | 16:57 Higher pound sends FTSE tumbling 24 Jan 2018 | 11:40 Fresnillo silver output at record level 24 Jan 2018 | 08:03 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 08 Jan 2018 | 15:00 Supermarkets and miners help boost FTSE at start of new trading week 27 Dec 2017 | 16:25 Midday market report: FTSE positive, miners and food retailers bullish 27 Dec 2017 | 11:49 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 15 Dec 2017 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 08 Dec 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 05 Dec 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 29 Nov 2017 | 10:40 FTSE left in the shade by US 16 Nov 2017 | 16:31 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 15 Nov 2017 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 26 Oct 2017 | 10:40 Fresnillo gold and silver output up 25 Oct 2017 | 07:18 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC 25 Sep 2017 | 12:50 PM Brexit speech hurts the pound but lifts the FTSE 22 Sep 2017 | 16:31 Lower gold prices weigh on miners 21 Sep 2017 | 16:48 Fresnillo sites unaffected by Mexico quake 21 Sep 2017 | 07:34 FLASH: Fresnillo sites unaffected by Mexico quake 21 Sep 2017 | 07:06 Weak mining and consumer stocks hit FTSE 13 Sep 2017 | 09:00 Sky fall after Fox bid goes to competition authorities 12 Sep 2017 | 16:27 Miners and retailers drag FTSE into the red 08 Sep 2017 | 16:33

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
2,448.6
2,180.2
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
506.6
438.8
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
288.9
246.5
Total Non-Current Assets
3,244.1
2,865.5
Inventory
179.5
187.5
Trade & Receivables
342.5
286.7
Cash & Receivables
876.0
712.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
95.8
238.2
Total Assets
4,738.0
4,289.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
172.4
154.1
Long Term Liabilities
1,498.9
1,419.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,671.4
1,573.4

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
3,066.6
2,716.4

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
368.6
368.6
Minority Interests
55.3
36.2
Retained Earnings
1,962.7
1,637.9
Share Premium Account
1,153.8
1,153.8
Other Equity
-473.7
-480.0
Total Equity
3,066.6
2,716.4

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
761.5
898.0
Cashflow Before Financing
421.7
440.1
Increase / Decrease in Cash
168.5
331.2

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
2,093.3
1,905.5
Cost of Sales
1,167.9
1,023.4
Gross Profit
925.4
882.1
Operating Profit
709.3
676.5
Pre-Tax Profit
741.5
718.2
Profit / Loss for the Year
560.8
425.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
26 Apr 2018
04 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
10 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
28 May 2017
H1 Dividend
11 Aug 2016
09 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
21 Apr 2016
09 May 2016
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2015
10 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2014
11 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2014
22 May 2014
Special Dividend
30 Oct 2013
11 Nov 2013
H1 Dividend
14 Aug 2013
10 Sep 2013
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