First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (OTCMKTS:FQVLF) to Post FY2025 Earnings of $0.55 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (OTCMKTS:FQVLFFree Report) – Analysts at National Bank Financial lifted their FY2025 earnings estimates for shares of First Quantum Minerals in a note issued to investors on Sunday, June 9th. National Bank Financial analyst S. Nagle now anticipates that the basic materials company will post earnings per share of $0.55 for the year, up from their previous forecast of $0.49. The consensus estimate for First Quantum Minerals’ current full-year earnings is ($0.08) per share.

First Quantum Minerals (OTCMKTS:FQVLFGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 23rd. The basic materials company reported ($0.20) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.14) by ($0.06). The company had revenue of $1.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $931.34 million. First Quantum Minerals had a negative net margin of 20.02% and a positive return on equity of 0.26%.

Several other research firms also recently commented on FQVLF. The Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on First Quantum Minerals in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. They issued a “buy” rating for the company. Royal Bank of Canada raised First Quantum Minerals from a “sector perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, March 4th. Raymond James raised their price target on First Quantum Minerals from $13.00 to $16.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 20th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets downgraded First Quantum Minerals from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, First Quantum Minerals has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $33.33.

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First Quantum Minerals Trading Up 0.9 %

OTCMKTS FQVLF opened at $12.40 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $10.34 billion, a PE ratio of 175.57 and a beta of 1.64. The company has a current ratio of 2.68, a quick ratio of 1.32 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.49. First Quantum Minerals has a 12 month low of $6.92 and a 12 month high of $29.79. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $12.59 and a 200-day moving average of $10.39.

About First Quantum Minerals

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First Quantum Minerals Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties. It primarily explores for copper, nickel, pyrite, silver, gold, and zinc ores, as well as produces acid. The company has operating mines located in Zambia, Panama, Finland, Turkey, Spain, Australia, and Mauritania, as well as a development project in Zambia.

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