Compass Minerals International Company Profile (NYSE:CMP)

About Compass Minerals International

Compass Minerals International logoCompass 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
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $73.50
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $71.83
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $73.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.50
  • P/E Growth: 10.59
  • Market Cap: $2.48B
  • Outstanding Shares: 33,786,000
  • Beta: 0.71
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $75.00 (2.04% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/12/2016Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$90.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016KeyCorpDowngradeOverweight -> Sector WeightView Rating Details
6/5/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$98.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$70.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price Target$60.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
3/30/2016BB&T Corp.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/10/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price Target$68.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
2/10/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price Target$87.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$88.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2016        
7/25/2016Q216$0.17$0.18$177.56 million$169.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116$1.33$1.46$347.69 million$345.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q415$1.53$1.72$336.44 million$289.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.83$0.80$251.90 million$232.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.30$0.39$179.04 million$183.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$1.87$1.79$411.39 million$393.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$1.89$2.38$387.63 million$433.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.78$0.81$225.80 million$240.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.28$0.13$194.13 million$186.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$1.42$1.49$393.15 million$422.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$1.71$1.65$363.61 million$387.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.55$0.46$194.25 million$184.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.40$0.31$177.44 million$173.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.99$1.38$344.10 million$383.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$1.00$1.02$292.80 million$367.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.30$0.28$175.34 million$181.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.27$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.57$1.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$1.63$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.64$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.52$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$1.80$1.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$1.83$1.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.77 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$1.01$1.28$1.15
Q2 20162$0.11$0.12$0.12
Q3 20162$0.04$0.39$0.22
Q4 20162$1.02$1.11$1.07
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
Annual Dividend:$2.78
Dividend Yield:3.78%
Payout Ratio:66.83% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
97.54% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
73.74% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/5/2016quarterly$0.703.97%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.703.71%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/9/2016quarterly$0.703.86%2/25/20162/29/20163/15/2016
11/12/2015quarterly$0.663.25%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.663.31%8/27/20158/31/20159/14/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.662.98%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
2/10/2015quarterly$0.662.87%2/25/20152/27/20153/13/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.602.79%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/7/2014quarterly$0.602.79%8/27/20148/29/20149/12/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.602.62%5/28/20145/30/20146/13/2014
2/10/2014quarterly$0.602.83%2/26/20142/28/20143/14/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.553.01%11/26/201311/29/201312/13/2013
8/8/2013quarterly$0.552.87%8/28/20138/30/20139/13/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.552.49%5/29/20135/31/20136/14/2013
2/11/2013quarterly$0.552.93%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/14/2016David J GoadbyVPSell5,239$72.53$379,984.67View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Jack C. LeunigSVPSell2,910$68.76$200,091.60View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015David J GoadbyVPSell3,104$92.88$288,299.52View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Jack C LeunigSVPSell1,850$93.56$173,086.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Robert Dana MillerSVPSell2,639$90.50$238,829.50View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014David J GoadbyVPSell8,453$87.27$737,693.31View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Rodney L UnderdownCFOSell5,524$90.06$497,491.44View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Rodney L UnderdownCFOSell8,453$86.90$734,565.70View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Bradley J BellDirectorSell10,000$92.28$922,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014David GoadbyVPSell2,113$86.26$182,267.38View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Rodney UnderdownCFOSell2,382$86.26$205,471.32View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Rodney L UnderdownCFOSell17,829$75.23$1,341,275.67View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Rodney UnderdownCFOSell5,000$77.02$385,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013David J GoadbyVPSell8,071$89.69$723,887.99View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Keith E ClarkVPSell10,071$85.24$858,452.04View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012David J GoadbyVPSell14,000$79.97$1,119,580.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)
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www.investornewswire.com - August 26 at 4:13 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Minerals to Acquire Full Ownership of Leading Brazilian Specialty Plant Nutrition Company (NYSE:CMP)
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nasdaq.com logoCMP's Strong Dividend History Helps it Reach 'Top Dividend Stock of the S&P Metals & Mining Index' (NYSE:CMP)
www.nasdaq.com - August 11 at 11:32 AM
marketnewsvideo.com logoShort Interest Jumps 26.4% For CMP (NYSE:CMP)
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publicnow.com logoCompass Minerals Names Senior Vice President, Plant Nutrition (NYSE:CMP)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 11:27 AM
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