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

$56.97
+0.51 (+0.90 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 06:49 AM ET)
Today's Range
$55.28
Now: $56.97
$57.43
50-Day Range
$48.50
MA: $55.18
$57.91
52-Week Range
$38.19
Now: $56.97
$63.83
Volume231,343 shs
Average Volume186,825 shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio29.52
Dividend Yield5.10%
Beta1.36
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$6.11 per share
Book Value$15.96 per share

Profitability

Net Income$68.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,071
Market Cap$1.93 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Confirmed)
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 Wednesday, August 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.72 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.06%. 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 quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 6th. The basic materials company reported ($0.29) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.13. The basic materials company earned $245.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $250.99 million. Compass Minerals International had a return on equity of 11.01% and a net margin of 4.09%. The business's revenue was down .6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.23) 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 Tuesday, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Compass Minerals International.

How can I listen to Compass Minerals International's earnings call?

Compass Minerals International will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for CMP?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Compass Minerals International's stock. Their predictions range from $48.06 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Compass Minerals International's share price to reach $56.52 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.8%. 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?

Headlines about CMP stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Compass Minerals International earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. 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 September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,750,000 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the August 30th total of 2,600,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 306,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.0 days. Approximately 8.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. 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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Duke Energy (DUK), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Ventas (VTR).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Skyline Asset Management LP (0.44%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.41%), SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC (0.20%), Beacon Financial Group (0.20%), Rowland & Co. Investment Counsel ADV (0.14%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.11%). 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 Camelot Portfolios LLC, SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, CWM LLC, Beacon Financial Group, Pacer Advisors Inc., First Personal Financial Services and State of Michigan Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Compass Minerals International.

Which institutional investors are buying Compass Minerals International stock?

CMP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Squar Milner Financial Services LLC, Mainstay Capital Management LLC ADV and Rowland & Co. Investment Counsel ADV. 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 $56.97.

How big of a company is Compass Minerals International?

Compass Minerals International has a market capitalization of $1.93 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:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  526 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  763
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 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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