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NYSE:CMP - Compass Minerals International Stock Price, Forecast & News

$57.89
-0.47 (-0.81 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 01:39 PM ET)
Today's Range
$57.70
Now: $57.89
$59.19
50-Day Range
$53.76
MA: $56.18
$60.04
52-Week Range
$38.19
Now: $57.89
$60.14
Volume417,122 shs
Average Volume221,210 shs
Market Capitalization$1.96 billion
P/E Ratio29.99
Dividend Yield4.93%
Beta1.34
Compass Minerals International, Inc, produces and sells salt, and specialty plant nutrition and chemical products primarily in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Salt, Plant Nutrition North America, and Plant Nutrition South America. The Salt segment offers sodium chloride and magnesium chloride, including rock salt, mechanically and solar evaporated salt, and brine and flake magnesium chloride products; and purchases potassium chloride and calcium chloride to sell as finished products or to blend with salt to produce specialty products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryDiversified Metals & Mining
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP20451N10
Phone913-344-9200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Cash Flow$6.01 per share
Book Value$15.96 per share

Profitability

Net Income$68.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,071
Market Cap$1.96 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Thursday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Monday, December 16th. This represents a $2.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.97%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 29th. View Compass Minerals International's Dividend History.

How were Compass Minerals International's earnings last quarter?

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.37. The basic materials company earned $341.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $351.89 million. Compass Minerals International had a return on equity of 11.29% and a net margin of 3.89%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.37 earnings per share. View Compass Minerals International's Earnings History.

When is Compass Minerals International's next earnings date?

Compass Minerals International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 10th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Compass Minerals International.

What price target have analysts set for CMP?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Compass Minerals International's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Compass Minerals International's stock price to reach $55.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Compass Minerals International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Compass Minerals International?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Minerals International in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Compass Minerals International.

Has Compass Minerals International been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CMP stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Compass Minerals International earned a coverage optimism score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Compass Minerals International.

Are investors shorting Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,850,000 shares, an increase of 14.5% from the September 30th total of 2,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 247,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 11.5 days. Approximately 8.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Compass Minerals International's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Compass Minerals International's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Compass Minerals International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Compass Minerals International investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG), Pfizer (PFE), Duke Energy (DUK), The Coca-Cola (KO) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Compass Minerals International's key executives?

Compass Minerals International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James D. Standen, Chief Financial Officer (Age 43)
  • Ms. Diana C. Toman, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Mr. S. Bradley Griffith, Sr. VP of Plant Nutrition (Age 51)
  • Mr. Anthony J. Sepich, Sr. VP of Salt (Age 48)
  • Mr. Richard S. Grant, Chairman, Interim Pres & CEO (Age 72)

Who are Compass Minerals International's major shareholders?

Compass Minerals International's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.02%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.16%), Voya Investment Management LLC (1.12%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.00%) and Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (0.90%). Company insiders that own Compass Minerals International stock include Amy Yoder, Francis Joseph Malecha, James D Standen, Joseph E Reece, Kevin S Crutchfield, Lori A Walker, Richard S Grant and Steven N Berger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Compass Minerals International.

Which major investors are selling Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, State Street Corp, Squarepoint Ops LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Lapides Asset Management LLC, Voya Investment Management LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC and Camelot Portfolios LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Compass Minerals International.

Which major investors are buying Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Compass Minerals International stock in the last two years include James D Standen, Joseph E Reece, Kevin S Crutchfield, Lori A Walker, Richard S Grant and Steven N Berger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Compass Minerals International.

How do I buy shares of Compass Minerals International?

Shares of CMP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Compass Minerals International's stock price today?

One share of CMP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.89.

How big of a company is Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International has a market capitalization of $1.96 billion and generates $1.49 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $68.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.93 on an earnings per share basis. Compass Minerals International employs 3,071 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Compass Minerals International.

What is Compass Minerals International's official website?

The official website for Compass Minerals International is http://www.compassminerals.com/.

How can I contact Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International's mailing address is 9900 West 109th Street Suite 100, OVERLAND PARK KS, 66210. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 913-344-9200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Compass Minerals International (NYSE CMP)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  247 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  567 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  814
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Compass Minerals International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CMP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CMP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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