NYSE:CMP

Compass Minerals International Competitors

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$63.31
Now: $64.21
$65.79
50-Day Range
$62.28
MA: $65.03
$68.72
52-Week Range
$38.84
Now: $64.21
$70.13
Volume141,390 shs
Average Volume244,490 shs
Market Capitalization$2.18 billion
P/E Ratio26.75
Dividend Yield4.49%
Beta1.55

Competitors

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) Vs. VMC, MLM, SQM, TECK, MDU, and SUM

Should you be buying CMP stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels" are considered alternatives and competitors to Compass Minerals International, including Vulcan Materials (VMC), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), Teck Resources (TECK), MDU Resources Group (MDU), and Summit Materials (SUM).

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Compass Minerals International and Vulcan Materials, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
Vulcan Materials014702.33

Compass Minerals International currently has a consensus target price of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. Vulcan Materials has a consensus target price of $145.8947, indicating a potential downside of 15.49%. Given Compass Minerals International's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Compass Minerals International is more favorable than Vulcan Materials.

Dividends

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Vulcan Materials pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Vulcan Materials pays out 31.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Vulcan Materials has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.8% of Vulcan Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Vulcan Materials shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Vulcan Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
Vulcan Materials12.55%10.97%5.67%

Volatility and Risk

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vulcan Materials has a beta of 0.6, indicating that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Vulcan Materials' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
Vulcan Materials$4.93 billion4.65$617.66 million$4.7036.73

Vulcan Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Compass Minerals International. Compass Minerals International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Vulcan Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Vulcan Materials beats Compass Minerals International on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Compass Minerals International and Martin Marietta Materials, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
Martin Marietta Materials0101002.50

Compass Minerals International currently has a consensus target price of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. Martin Marietta Materials has a consensus target price of $278.2105, indicating a potential downside of 19.00%. Given Compass Minerals International's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Compass Minerals International is more favorable than Martin Marietta Materials.

Dividends

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Martin Marietta Materials pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Martin Marietta Materials pays out 23.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Martin Marietta Materials has raised its dividend for 5 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.8% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Martin Marietta Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
Martin Marietta Materials14.38%12.22%6.48%

Volatility and Risk

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Martin Marietta Materials has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Martin Marietta Materials' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
Martin Marietta Materials$4.74 billion4.51$611.90 million$9.7435.27

Martin Marietta Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Compass Minerals International. Compass Minerals International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Martin Marietta Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Martin Marietta Materials beats Compass Minerals International on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile9.26%9.93%4.36%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile$1.94 billion7.02$278.11 million$1.0648.90

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has higher revenue and earnings than Compass Minerals International. Compass Minerals International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pays an annual dividend of $0.29 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pays out 27.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Compass Minerals International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 12.8% of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a beta of 0.96, indicating that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Compass Minerals International and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile10402.60

Compass Minerals International currently has a consensus target price of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a consensus target price of $53.50, indicating a potential upside of 3.22%. Given Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is more favorable than Compass Minerals International.

Summary

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile beats Compass Minerals International on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Teck Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
Teck Resources-14.37%2.49%1.38%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Teck Resources' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
Teck Resources$8.99 billion1.15$-455,930,000.00$2.228.91

Compass Minerals International has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Teck Resources. Teck Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Compass Minerals International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. Teck Resources pays an annual dividend of $0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Teck Resources pays out 6.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Teck Resources has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.1% of Teck Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Teck Resources has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Compass Minerals International and Teck Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
Teck Resources071002.59

Compass Minerals International presently has a consensus price target of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. Teck Resources has a consensus price target of $25.60, indicating a potential upside of 29.36%. Given Teck Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Teck Resources is more favorable than Compass Minerals International.

Summary

Compass Minerals International beats Teck Resources on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and MDU Resources Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
MDU Resources Group6.75%12.87%4.73%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Compass Minerals International and MDU Resources Group's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
MDU Resources Group$5.34 billion1.21$335.45 million$1.6919.05

MDU Resources Group has higher revenue and earnings than Compass Minerals International. MDU Resources Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Compass Minerals International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.5%. MDU Resources Group pays an annual dividend of $0.85 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. MDU Resources Group pays out 50.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and MDU Resources Group has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.4% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MDU Resources Group has a beta of 0.71, meaning that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Compass Minerals International and MDU Resources Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
MDU Resources Group02102.33

Compass Minerals International presently has a consensus price target of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. MDU Resources Group has a consensus price target of $28.3333, indicating a potential downside of 11.98%. Given Compass Minerals International's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Compass Minerals International is more favorable than MDU Resources Group.

Summary

Compass Minerals International beats MDU Resources Group on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) and Summit Materials (NYSE:SUM) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations for Compass Minerals International and Summit Materials, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Compass Minerals International14102.00
Summit Materials12712.73

Compass Minerals International presently has a consensus price target of $57.80, indicating a potential downside of 9.98%. Summit Materials has a consensus price target of $22.20, indicating a potential downside of 23.45%. Given Compass Minerals International's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Compass Minerals International is more favorable than Summit Materials.

Profitability

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Summit Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%
Summit Materials6.12%9.41%3.36%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Compass Minerals International and Summit Materials' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.46$62.50 million$1.9233.44
Summit Materials$2.22 billion1.50$61.12 million$0.9430.85

Compass Minerals International has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Summit Materials. Summit Materials is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Compass Minerals International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Summit Materials has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of Summit Materials shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Compass Minerals International beats Summit Materials on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Compass Minerals International Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Vulcan Materials logo
VMC
Vulcan Materials
1.6$172.64+1.0%$22.90 billion$4.93 billion37.61Analyst Report
News Coverage
Martin Marietta Materials logo
MLM
Martin Marietta Materials
1.8$343.49+1.5%$21.39 billion$4.74 billion32.10Analyst Report
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile logo
SQM
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile
1.4$51.83+1.3%$13.64 billion$1.94 billion83.60Increase in Short Interest
Teck Resources logo
TECK
Teck Resources
2.3$19.79+1.7%$10.36 billion$8.99 billion-11.12Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
MDU Resources Group logo
MDU
MDU Resources Group
1.9$32.19+0.5%$6.48 billion$5.34 billion17.31
Summit Materials logo
SUM
Summit Materials
1.3$29.00+1.9%$3.33 billion$2.22 billion24.17Analyst Report
News Coverage
Hecla Mining logo
HL
Hecla Mining
1.4$6.14+3.3%$3.29 billion$673.27 million-122.80Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Down
Piedmont Lithium logo
PLL
Piedmont Lithium
0.9$69.51+3.6%$1.09 billionN/A-102.22
U.S. Silica logo
SLCA
U.S. Silica
1.2$11.40+1.7%$847.09 million$1.47 billion-2.04
United States Lime & Minerals logo
USLM
United States Lime & Minerals
1.0$142.24+2.9%$804.08 million$158.28 million30.92News Coverage
Intrepid Potash logo
IPI
Intrepid Potash
0.8$29.40+4.4%$395.49 million$220.07 million-15.64
Ciner Resources logo
CINR
Ciner Resources
0.9$13.20+0.1%$260.91 million$522.80 million15.90Increase in Short Interest
Smart Sand logo
SND
Smart Sand
1.3$2.38+2.1%$103.32 million$233.07 million2.18
This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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