Fresnillo plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

21.400 (2.862%)
52 week
610.6 - 997.6

Last traded: Last Friday at 4:11 PM

Fresnillo plc mines, develops, and produces non-ferrous minerals in Mexico. It operates through seven segments: Fresnillo, Saucito, Ciénega, Herradura, Noche Buena, San Julián, and Other. The company primarily explores for silver, gold, lead, and zinc concentrates. Its projects include Fresnillo silver mine located in the state of Zacatecas; Saucito silver mine situated in the state of Zacatecas; Ciénega gold mine located in the state of Durango; Herradura gold mine situated in the state of Sonora; Noche Buena gold mine located in the state of Sonora; and San Julián silver-gold mine situated on the border of Chihuahua/Durango states. The company has mining concessions covering an area of approximately 1.7 million hectares of surface land in Mexico. It also leases mining equipment; produces gold/silver doré bars; and provides administrative services. The company was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico. Fresnillo plc is a subsidiary of Industrias Peñoles S.A.B. de C.V.

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Industry / SectorOther Precious Metals & Mining / Basic Materials
Full time employees7359
Mailing addressCalzada Legaria No. 549 Torre 2 Piso 11, Colonia 10 de abril Delegación Miguel Hidalgo Mexico City DF 11250 Mexico
Phone / Fax52 55 5279 3000 /


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Fresnillo plc paid £0.26 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 28 Apr 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 57.65%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.FRES dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

FRES's forward dividend amount is £0.26 and the forward dividend yield is 3.57%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Oct 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Fresnillo plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Octavio M. AlvidrezChief Exec. Officer56975k
Mr. Mario ArreguinChief Financial Officer64
Mr. Tomas Iturriaga-Hidalgo B.Sc., B.Sc. Eng., M.B.A., MBA GlobalChief Operating Officer
Gabriela MayorHead of Investor Relations
Erika CabriadaVP of Compliance
Mr. Exequiel RolónHead of Sustainability
Mr. Guillermo GastelumVP of Exploration
Mr. Gerardo CarretoCompany Sec.

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The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Fresnillo plc is and its enterprise value is .

The FRES's stocks Beta value is 0.16 making it 84% less volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Fresnillo plc (LSE:FRES) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Fresnillo plc's Stock Symbol?

Fresnillo plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "FRES".

2. What is Fresnillo plc's stock price today?

One share of FRES stock can currently be purchased for approximately £769.2.

3. How can I contact Fresnillo plc?

Fresnillo plc's mailing address is Calzada Legaria No. 549 Torre 2 Piso 11, Colonia 10 de abril Delegación Miguel Hidalgo Mexico City DF 11250 Mexico. The company can be reached via phone at 52 55 5279 3000.

4. What is Fresnillo plc's official website?

The official website of Fresnillo plc is