NYSE:CMP

Compass Minerals International Stock Forecast, Price & News

$63.48
-3.67 (-5.47 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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50-Day Range
$60.46
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$54.24
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Volume1.40 million shs
Average Volume210,100 shs
Market Capitalization$2.16 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.29%
Beta1.64
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About Compass Minerals International

Compass Minerals International, Inc. engages in the production of salt, plant nutrients, and magnesium chloride for distribution in North America. It operates through the following segments: Salt, Plant Nutrition North America, and Plant Nutrition South America. The Salt segment offers products for use in road deicing and dust control, food processing, water softeners, and agricultural and industrial applications. The Plant Nutrition North America segment produces and markets sulfate of potash crop nutrients, industrial-grade SOP and micronutrients. The Plant Nutrition South America segment manufactures specialty plant nutrition solution-based products that are used in direct soil and foliar applications. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Overland Park, KS.

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1.65 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

175th out of 225 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

13th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Compass Minerals International a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Minerals International in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Compass Minerals International stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CMP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Compass Minerals International's next earnings date?

Compass Minerals International is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 3rd 2021.
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How were Compass Minerals International's earnings last quarter?

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 12th. The basic materials company reported ($0.49) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.06) by $0.43. The basic materials company earned $199.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $191.23 million. Compass Minerals International had a negative net margin of 10.26% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.10%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.04 EPS.
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How has Compass Minerals International's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Compass Minerals International's stock was trading at $43.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CMP stock has increased by 47.1% and is now trading at $63.48.
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How often does Compass Minerals International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 19th. Investors of record on Friday, September 10th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Monday, September 20th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 9th.
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Is Compass Minerals International a good dividend stock?

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.29%. CMP has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Compass Minerals International is 207.19%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Compass Minerals International will have a dividend payout ratio of 103.60% in the coming year. This indicates that Compass Minerals International may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CMP?

6 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Compass Minerals International's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Compass Minerals International's stock price to reach $63.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Compass Minerals International's key executives?

Compass Minerals International's management team includes the following people:
  • Kevin S. Crutchfield, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • George J. Schuller, Chief Operating Officer
  • James D. Standen, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Rob Fisher, Chief Information Officer & Senior VP
  • Mary L. Frontczak, Secretary, Chief Legal & Administrative Officer

What is Fran Malecha's approval rating as Compass Minerals International's CEO?

46 employees have rated Compass Minerals International CEO Fran Malecha on Glassdoor.com. Fran Malecha has an approval rating of 2% among Compass Minerals International's employees. This puts Fran Malecha in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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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 AT&T (T), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Hawkins (HWKN), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Chevron (CVX), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

What is Compass Minerals International's stock symbol?

Compass Minerals International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CMP."

Who are Compass Minerals International's major shareholders?

Compass Minerals International's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.08%), Van ECK Associates Corp (7.26%), State Street Corp (5.24%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.26%) and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC (3.26%). Company insiders that own Compass Minerals International stock include Amy Yoder, George John Schuller Jr and James D Standen.
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Which institutional investors are selling Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Cove Street Capital LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Compass Minerals International company stock in the last year include Amy Yoder, and George John Schuller Jr.
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Which institutional investors are buying Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Millennium Management LLC, and Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Compass Minerals International's stock price today?

One share of CMP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.48.

How much money does Compass Minerals International make?

Compass Minerals International has a market capitalization of $2.16 billion and generates $1.37 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-2,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Compass Minerals International have?

Compass Minerals International employs 3,229 workers across the globe.

What is Compass Minerals International's official website?

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

Where are Compass Minerals International's headquarters?

Compass Minerals International is headquartered at 9900 West 109th Street Suite 100, OVERLAND PARK KS, 66210.

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].


This page was last updated on 9/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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