SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 6, 2018
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
333 North Central Avenue
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (602) 366-8100
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. issued a press release dated February 6, 2018, announcing that its Board of Directors has reinstated a cash dividend on its common stock. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated in this Item 8.01 by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release dated February 6, 2018, titled “Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Reinstates Cash Dividend on Common Stock.”
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
By: /s/ C. Donald Whitmire, Jr.
C. Donald Whitmire, Jr.
Vice President and Controller -
(authorized signatory and
Principal Accounting Officer)
Date: February 7, 2018