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NYSE:CMP

Compass Minerals International - CMP Stock Forecast, Price & News

$45.91
+2.09 (+4.77%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.63
$46.03
50-Day Range
$36.56
$45.91
52-Week Range
$30.67
$67.67
Volume
419,052 shs
Average Volume
336,971 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.57 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
1.37%
Price Target
$54.60

Compass Minerals International MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
1.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
18.9% Upside
$54.60 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.91% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.69mentions of Compass Minerals International in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
34.35%
From $1.31 to $1.76 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.30 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

66th out of 167 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

7th out of 16 stocks

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About Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) Stock

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.

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CMP Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/16/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/20 Dividend
9/08/2022
Dividend Payable
9/20/2022
Today
12/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/20 Dividend
12/08/2022
Dividend Payable
12/20/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/06/2023
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-Industry
Diversified Metals & Mining
CUSIP
20451N10
Fax
N/A
Employees
3,229
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$54.60
High Stock Price Forecast
$63.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$51.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+18.9%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
1.67
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-2,100,000.00
Pretax Margin
-0.07%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.24 billion
Cash Flow
$3.70 per share
Book Value
$7.52 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
33,802,000
Market Cap
$1.57 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.32

Key Executives

  • Mr. Kevin S. CrutchfieldMr. Kevin S. Crutchfield (Age 61)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.59M
  • Mr. George J. Schuller Jr.Mr. George J. Schuller Jr. (Age 58)
    Chief Operations Officer
    Comp: $1.22M
  • Ms. Mary L. Frontczak (Age 55)
    Chief Legal & Admin. Officer and Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $901.56k
  • Mr. James D. Standen (Age 46)
    Chief Commercial Officer
    Comp: $906.27k
  • Mr. Lorin James Crenshaw (Age 46)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Teresa D. Cook
    Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Robert M. Fisher CPA
    Chief Information & Transformation Officer
  • Valerie Tymosko
    Interim Sr. Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Rick Axthelm
    Chief Public Affairs & Sustainability Officer
  • Mr. Chris Heywood
    Head of Sales & Logistics - UK













CMP Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

3 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 and 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" CMP shares. 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 2023?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Compass Minerals International's shares. Their CMP share price forecasts range from $51.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $54.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have CMP shares performed in 2022?

Compass Minerals International's stock was trading at $51.08 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, CMP stock has decreased by 10.1% and is now trading at $45.91.
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Are investors shorting Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International saw a decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 994,400 shares, a decline of 32.4% from the October 31st total of 1,470,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 433,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days.
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When is Compass Minerals International's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 6th 2023.
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How were Compass Minerals International's earnings last quarter?

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 16th. The basic materials company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.05. The basic materials company earned $331.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $362.74 million. Compass Minerals International had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.99% and a negative net margin of 1.97%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 21.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.62 earnings per share.

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 Tuesday, November 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, December 20th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 8th.
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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 1.37%.
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What is Fran Malecha's approval rating as Compass Minerals International's CEO?

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

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 & 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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.69%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.35%), State Street Corp (6.82%), Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC (5.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.68%) and Cove Street Capital LLC (1.59%). Insiders that own company stock include Amy Yoder, George John Schuller Jr, James D Standen, Joseph E Reece, Kevin S Crutchfield and Mary L Frontczak.
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How do I buy shares of Compass Minerals International?

Shares of CMP stock 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 $45.91.

How much money does Compass Minerals International make?

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) has a market capitalization of $1.57 billion and generates $1.24 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-2,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.72) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Compass Minerals International have?

The company 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 the company 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 12/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff