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

$48.39
-1.91 (-3.80 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 12:35 PM ET)
Today's Range
$48.23
Now: $48.39
$50.08
50-Day Range
$48.22
MA: $53.46
$57.8050
52-Week Range
$38.19
Now: $48.39
$70.40
Volume288,440 shs
Average Volume389,196 shs
Market Capitalization$1.64 billion
P/E Ratio25.07
Dividend Yield5.73%
Beta1.33
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$5.8231 per share
Book Value$15.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$68.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,071
Market Cap$1.64 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 14th. Investors of record on Friday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $2.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. View Compass Minerals International's Dividend History.

How were Compass Minerals International's earnings last quarter?

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 6th. The basic materials company reported ($0.29) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.13. The basic materials company had revenue of $245.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $250.99 million. Compass Minerals International had a net margin of 4.09% and a return on equity of 11.01%. Compass Minerals International's revenue for the quarter was down .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.23) EPS. 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 Wednesday, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Compass Minerals International.

What price target have analysts set for CMP?

4 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Compass Minerals International's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.06 to $63.00. On average, they expect Compass Minerals International's share price to reach $56.5150 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Compass Minerals International.

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

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Minerals International in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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?

News articles about CMP stock have been trending positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Compass Minerals International earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Compass Minerals International.

Are investors shorting Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,289,900 shares, a decrease of 10.9% from the June 15th total of 2,569,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 307,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.5 days. Currently, 6.8% of the company's stock 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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ), 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.49%), BlackRock Inc. (11.49%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.54%), Invesco Ltd. (3.84%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.51%) and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (3.49%). 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 institutional investors are selling Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Weitz Investment Management Inc., Van ECK Associates Corp, Global Endowment Management LP, Country Club Trust Company n.a. and A.R.T. Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Compass Minerals International.

Which institutional investors are buying Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Lodge Hill Capital LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Compass Minerals International's stock price today?

One share of CMP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.39.

How big of a company is Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International has a market capitalization of $1.64 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:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  503 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  730
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 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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