About Compass Minerals International
Compass Minerals International, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in producing and marketing essential minerals, including salt, sulfate of potash (SOP) specialty fertilizer, magnesium chloride and micronutrients. It operates through two segments, which include salt and plant nutrition. The salt segment mines, produces, processes, distributes and markets sodium chloride and magnesium chloride in North America and sodium chloride in the United Kingdom. The salt segment products include rock salt, mechanically evaporated and solar evaporated salt, and brine and flake magnesium chloride. The plant nutrition segment includes sales of SOP and micronutrients. It sells micronutrient products under Wolf Trax brand. Its SOP product is marketed under the brand name Protassium+. The Company operates over 10 production and packaging facilities, including the rock salt mines in Goderich, Ontario, Canada, and in the United Kingdom in Winsford, Cheshire.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Basic Materials
- Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
- Sub-Industry: Diversified Metals & Mining
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: CMP
- CUSIP: 20451N10
- Previous Close: $77.95
- 50 Day Moving Average: $80.77
- 200 Day Moving Average: $75.70
- 52-Week Range: $33,787,000.00 - $66.30
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.27
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.69
- P/E Growth: 7.24
- Market Cap: $2.63B
- Outstanding Shares: 33,787,000
- Beta: 0.51
- Net Margins: 14.30%
- Return on Equity: 16.02%
- Return on Assets: 5.64%
Companies Related to Compass Minerals International:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.66%
- Current Ratio: 1.98%
- Quick Ratio: 1.20%
What is Compass Minerals International's stock symbol?
Compass Minerals International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CMP."
How often does Compass Minerals International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Compass Minerals International?
Compass Minerals International declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th. This is a positive change from Compass Minerals International's previous quarterly dividend of $0.70.
Where is Compass Minerals International's stock going? Where will Compass Minerals International's stock price be in 2017?
5 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Compass Minerals International's shares. Their forecasts range from $57.00 to $98.00. On average, they anticipate Compass Minerals International's stock price to reach $74.60 in the next year.
When will Compass Minerals International announce their earnings?
Compass Minerals International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns Compass Minerals International stock?
Compass Minerals International's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (13.66%), State Street Corp (4.03%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.44%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (2.10%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (1.35%) and Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK (1.07%). Company insiders that own Compass Minerals International stock include David J Goadby and Jack C Leunig.
Who sold Compass Minerals International stock? Who is selling Compass Minerals International stock?
Compass Minerals International's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Janus Capital Management LLC and Cadence Capital Management LLC.
Who bought Compass Minerals International stock? Who is buying Compass Minerals International stock?
Compass Minerals International's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, State Street Corp, Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Van ECK Associates Corp, Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV, Fiduciary Management Inc. WI and Heritage Way Advisors LLC.
How do I buy Compass Minerals International stock?
Shares of Compass Minerals International can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Compass Minerals International stock cost?
One share of Compass Minerals International stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.95.