NYSE:MOS - Mosaic Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$27.79 -0.52 (-1.84 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 02:16 AM ET)
Previous Close$27.79
Today's Range$27.6550 - $28.60
52-Week Range$19.23 - $29.95
Volume2.94 million shs
Average Volume4.66 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.27 billion
P/E Ratio25.50
Dividend Yield0.34%
Mosaic logoThe Mosaic Company, through its subsidiaries, produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Phosphates, Potash, and International Distribution. It owns and operates mines, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients, such as diammonium phosphate, monoammonium phosphate, and ammoniated phosphate products; and phosphate-based animal feed ingredients primarily under the Biofos and Nexfos brand names. The company also produces and sells potash for use in the manufacturing of mixed crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients, and for industrial use; and for use in the de-icing and as a water softener regenerant, as well as fluorosilicic acid for water fluoridation. In addition, it provides nitrogen-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients, and other ancillary services; and purchases and sells phosphates, potash, and nitrogen products. The company sells its products to wholesale distributors, retail chains, cooperatives, independent retailers, and national accounts. The Mosaic Company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio0.80


Trailing P/E Ratio25.50
Forward P/E Ratio18.78
P/E Growth2.82

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.41 billion
Price / Sales1.45
Cash Flow$2.9099 per share
Price / Cash9.55
Book Value$27.46 per share
Price / Book1.01


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.09
Net Income$-107,200,000.00
Net Margins-0.82%
Return on Equity4.44%
Return on Assets2.40%


Outstanding Shares385,420,000

Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mosaic's stock symbol?

Mosaic trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MOS."

How often does Mosaic pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mosaic?

Mosaic announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 7th will be given a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, June 21st. This represents a $0.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 6th. View Mosaic's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 19th. The basic materials company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.07. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.91 billion. Mosaic had a positive return on equity of 4.44% and a negative net margin of 0.82%. The firm's revenue was up 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.03 EPS. View Mosaic's Earnings History.

When is Mosaic's next earnings date?

Mosaic is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Mosaic.

What guidance has Mosaic issued on next quarter's earnings?

Mosaic issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.20-1.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.45.

What price target have analysts set for MOS?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Mosaic's shares. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Mosaic's share price to reach $27.2727 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic.

Who are some of Mosaic's key competitors?

Who are Mosaic's key executives?

Mosaic's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James C. O'Rourke, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard N. McLellan, Sr. VP of Brazil (Age 61)
  • Ms. Corrine D. Ricard, Sr. VP of Commercial (Age 55)
  • Mr. Walter F. Precourt III, Sr. VP of Phosphates (Age 54)
  • Mr. Richard L. Mack, Sr. Advisor (Age 50)

Has Mosaic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about MOS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.91 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.76%), FIL Ltd (3.00%), Northern Trust Corp (1.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.46%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.64%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.61%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Allan Rosenhek, Daniel Tardif, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Kelvin R Westbrook, Nancy E Cooper, Richard L Mack and Robert L Lumpkins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mosaic.

Which institutional investors are selling Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Schroder Investment Management Group, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board and Swiss National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic.

Which institutional investors are buying Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Psagot Investment House Ltd., WS Management Lllp, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic stock in the last two years include Allan Rosenhek, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Kelvin R Westbrook, Richard L Mack and Robert L Lumpkins. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic.

How do I buy shares of Mosaic?

Shares of MOS 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 Mosaic's stock price today?

One share of MOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.79.

How big of a company is Mosaic?

Mosaic has a market capitalization of $11.27 billion and generates $7.41 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-107,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis. Mosaic employs 8,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Mosaic?

Mosaic's mailing address is 3033 CAMPUS DRIVE SUITE E490, PLYMOUTH MN, 55441. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 800-918-8270 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mosaic (MOS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  459 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  713 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,172
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mosaic and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MOS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MOS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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