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Compass Minerals International Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.15 (-3.25%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
436,280 shs
Average Volume
466,355 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.17 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Compass Minerals International Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
2.33 Rating Score
71.8% Upside
$58.83 Price Target
Short Interest
4.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.31mentions of Compass Minerals International in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$303.53 K Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.25 to $1.53 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.19 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

63rd out of 247 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

3rd out of 24 stocks

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About Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP)

Compass Minerals International, Inc., produces and sells essential minerals primarily in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the United Kingdom, and internationally. 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. This segment provides products for use as a deicer for roadways, consumer, and professional use; as an ingredient in chemical production; for water treatment, human, and animal nutrition; and for various other consumer and industrial uses, as well as records management services. The Plant Nutrition North America segment offers sulfate of potash specialty fertilizers in various grades, including agricultural products that are used in broadcast spreaders, direct application, and liquid fertilizer solutions; turf products used by the turf and ornamental markets, as well as for blends used on golf course greens; organic products under the Protassium+ brand; and micronutrient products under the Wolf Trax and other brands. This segment provides its products to distributors and retailers of crop inputs, as well as growers. The Plant Nutrition South America segment offers various specialty plant nutrients and supplements; water and wastewater treatment chemicals for cleaning, decontaminating, and purifying water; and process chemicals for industrial use. The company was formerly known as Salt Holdings Corporation and changed its name to Compass Minerals International, Inc. in December 2003. Compass Minerals International, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.

CMP Stock News Headlines

UK’s Biggest De-Icing Salt Company Explores Sale
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Diversified Metals & Mining
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/20 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$-2.10 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.37 billion
Cash Flow
$4.24 per share
Book Value
$9.54 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.17 billion

Compass Minerals International Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Compass Minerals International stock right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Minerals International in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings 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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What is Compass Minerals International's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Compass Minerals International's shares. Their CMP stock forecasts range from $51.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Compass Minerals International's stock price to reach $58.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 71.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has Compass Minerals International's stock performed in 2022?

Compass Minerals International's stock was trading at $51.08 at the beginning of the year. Since then, CMP shares have decreased by 33.0% and is now trading at $34.24.
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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 Friday, August 12th 2022.
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How were Compass Minerals International's earnings last quarter?

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.93 by $0.60. The basic materials company earned $448.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $422.32 million. Compass Minerals International had a negative net margin of 0.72% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.42%. Compass Minerals International's revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.95 EPS.
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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 Friday, May 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 10th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, June 20th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 9th.
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Is Compass Minerals International a good dividend stock?

Compass Minerals International(NYSE:CMP) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.70%.
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Who are Compass Minerals International's key executives?

Compass Minerals International's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kevin S. Crutchfield, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61, Pay $2.59M)
  • Mr. George J. Schuller Jr., Chief Operations Officer (Age 58, Pay $1.22M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Mary L. Frontczak, Chief Legal & Admin. Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 55, Pay $901.56k)
  • Mr. James D. Standen, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 46, Pay $906.27k)
  • Mr. Lorin James Crenshaw, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Teresa D. Cook, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Robert M. Fisher CPA, Chief Information & Transformation Officer
  • Mr. Douglas A. Kris, Sr. Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Rick Axthelm, Chief Public Affairs & Sustainability Officer
  • Mr. Chris Heywood, Head of Sales & Logistics - UK

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.

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

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 $34.24.

How much money does Compass Minerals International make?

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion and generates $1.37 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-2.10 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.310010) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Compass Minerals International have?

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

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 official website for Compass Minerals International is www.compassminerals.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (913) 344-9200 or via email at investorrelations@compassminerals.com.

This page (NYSE:CMP) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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