Mosaic Company Profile (NYSE:MOS)

About Mosaic

Mosaic logoThe Mosaic Company is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company's segments include Phosphates, Potash and International Distribution. Its Phosphates Segment sells phosphate-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients throughout North America and internationally. The Company's Phosphates business segment owns and operates mines and production facilities in Florida, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients and phosphate-based animal feed ingredients, and processing plants in Louisiana, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients. Its Potash segment mines and processes potash in Canada and the United States. Its Potash Segment sells potash throughout North America and internationally. Its International Distribution Segment consists of sales offices, crop nutrient blending and bagging facilities, port terminals and warehouses in Brazil, Paraguay, India and China.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MOS
  • CUSIP: 61945C10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.08
  • 52-Week Range: €22.02 - €36.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 26.02
  • P/E Growth: 6.79
  • Market Cap: $8.57B
  • Outstanding Shares: 350,195,000
  • Beta: 1.59
  • Net Margins: 7.37%
  • Return on Equity: 4.87%
  • Return on Assets: 2.73%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.38%
  • Current Ratio: 1.99%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.71)
Consensus Price Target: €29.00 (18.56% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/31/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$21.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Vertical ResearchDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
8/17/2016SusquehannaDowngradePositive -> Neutral$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$26.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$23.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetHold$24.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$28.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/31/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
5/23/2016HSBCDowngradeHold -> Reduce$22.00View Rating Details
5/6/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$22.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
4/23/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/19/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$22.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
4/14/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$23.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Perform -> Sector Underperform$25.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/11/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details
2/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> SellView Rating Details
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHold$45.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
10/23/2014Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$55.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$0.12$0.06$1.81 billion$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.14$0.14$1.56 billion$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.44$0.44$1.93 billion$2.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.52$0.62$2.54 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.91$1.05$2.40 billion$2.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.75$0.70$2.18 billion$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.21$0.87$2.06 billion$2.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.58$0.54$2.54 billion$2.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.72$0.64$2.54 billion$2.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.59$0.54$2.30 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.43$0.36$1.87 billion$2.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.56$0.51$2.60 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2013Q4 2013$1.14$1.14$2.82 billion$2.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/28/2013Q3 2013$0.88$0.90$2.54 billion$2.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/4/2013Q2 2013$0.88$1.05$2.54 billion$2.54 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/2/2012Q113$1.16$1.01$2.54 billion$2.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2012$1.16$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2012$0.74$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/4/2012$1.28$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/28/2011$1.27$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2011$1.40$1.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2011$1.07$1.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/4/2011$0.91$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.45 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.94 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q2 20162$0.10$0.47$0.29
Q3 20161$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q4 20161$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q1 20171$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q2 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q4 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:4.50%
Dividend Growth:16.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:69.18% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
244.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
117.02% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.91%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/2/2016Anthony T BrausenVPSell19,716€25.72€507,095.52View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Richard L MackCFOSell36,629€25.43€931,475.47View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Gregory L EbelDirectorBuy9,000€29.56€266,040.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Anthony T BrausenVPSell7,800€24.69€192,582.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016James Calvin O'rourkeCEOBuy3,000€24.98€74,940.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Robert L LumpkinsDirectorBuy3,000€24.84€74,520.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Mark J IsaacsonSVPBuy1,000€25.35€25,350.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016William T MonahanDirectorBuy4,000€25.21€100,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Denise C JohnsonDirectorBuy775€23.05€17,863.75View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Gary N DavisSVPSell5,298€44.21€234,224.58View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015Richard L MackCFOSell26,800€47.51€1,273,268.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Mark J IsaacsonVPSell3,610€52.19€188,405.90View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Gary N DavisSVPSell5,679€49.94€283,609.26View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Gary N DavisSVPSell6,750€49.48€333,990.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Richard N MclellanSVPSell13,915€46.72€650,108.80View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014James T ProkopankoCEOSell61,116€42.51€2,598,041.16View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Lawrence W StranghoenerEVPSell12,084€44.11€533,025.24View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Richard N MclellanSVPSell21,593€46.38€1,001,483.34View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Gary N DavisSVPSell4,718€46.21€218,018.78View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Gregory EbelDirectorBuy1,630€47.89€78,060.70View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Emery KoenigDirectorBuy2,200€47.19€103,818.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2013Emery N KoenigDirectorBuy2,000€58.22€116,440.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Mosaic (NYSE:MOS)
News IconNeighbors Anxious and Fearful After Florida Sinkhole Contaminates Drinking Water (NYSE:MOS) - September 30 at 6:21 PM
News IconPollution from fertilizer plant found in water (NYSE:MOS) - September 30 at 11:26 AM
News IconMassive Florida sinkhole sends cascades of contaminated waste into main drinking water aquifer (NYSE:MOS) - September 30 at 11:26 AM
News IconFear for aquifer surrounds sinkhole (NYSE:MOS) - September 30 at 11:26 AM
News IconCentral Floridians worried after sinkhole contaminates underground aquifer (NYSE:MOS) - September 30 at 11:26 AM
News IconAnalysts' Recommendations Stocks in Review: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) & Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) - Money News (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 6:08 PM
News IconCentral Floridians worried after sinkhole contaminates underground aquifer - CBS News (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 6:08 PM logoWater meeting safety standards after Florida sinkhole leak: Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 6:08 PM logoMosaic’s Radioactive Sinkhole Problem Could Bring Mining Delays (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 11:19 AM
News IconThe Latest: Pollution from fertilizer plant found in water (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 11:19 AM
News IconMosaic Company moving 10 jobs from Regina to Florida office (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 11:19 AM
News IconNeighbors anxious after Florida sinkhole contaminates water (NYSE:MOS) - September 29 at 11:19 AM
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News IconRevenue Estimates Analysis of: The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) (NYSE:MOS) - September 28 at 11:09 AM
News IconResident near Mosaic sinkhole says well is polluted (NYSE:MOS) - September 28 at 11:09 AM logoThe Mosaic Company: Waiting For The Dividend Cut (NYSE:MOS) - September 28 at 11:09 AM logoMosaic Looks to Brazil's Vale for Latest Fertilizer Acquisition, an Industrial Info News Alert (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 6:04 PM logoMosaic : After Mosaic sinkhole, governor orders quicker public notification (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 6:04 PM
News IconPhosphate Mining and Mosaic's Polk Co. Spill (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 6:04 PM
News IconMosaic sinkhole is ‘all messed up,’ Gov. Rick Scott says (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 6:04 PM logoMosaic’s Radioactive Sinkhole Problem Could Mean Mine Delays (3) (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 6:04 PM logoMosaic's Radioactive Sinkhole Problem Could Mean Mine Delays - Bloomberg (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 10:49 AM
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News IconBioline RX Ltd (NASDAQ:BLRX) & Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) News Recap - Money News (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 10:49 AM logoMosaic’s Radioactive Sinkhole Problem Could Mean Mine Delays (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 10:49 AM logoETF’s with exposure to The Mosaic Co. : September 27, 2016 (NYSE:MOS) - September 27 at 10:49 AM
News IconScott orders faster pollution reporting after Mosaic leak (NYSE:MOS) - September 26 at 6:13 PM
News IconMyDX offering at home water test kits for residents near New Wales Mosaic plant (NYSE:MOS) - September 26 at 6:13 PM logoMosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) Accounts Payable At $818.1 (NYSE:MOS) - September 26 at 6:13 PM logoScott orders new pollution reporting guidelines following St. Pete sewage, Mosaic issues (NYSE:MOS) - September 26 at 6:13 PM
News IconMosaic (MOS) Continues To Fall, But What About Its Dividends? (NYSE:MOS) - September 26 at 10:52 AM
News IconMosaic confident it can contain contaminated water leaked after sinkhole opened near Mulberry - The Ledger (NYSE:MOS) - September 24 at 10:38 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Sealed Air Corp (NYSE:SEE), Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MOS) - September 24 at 10:38 AM logoFlorida Residents Sue Mosaic Over Sinkhole - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:MOS) - September 24 at 10:38 AM logoMosaic : Florida Residents Sue Mosaic Over Sinkhole (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM
News IconPhosphate Coalition Meeting (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM
News IconFlorida Residents File Lawsuit Over Sinkhole Leak (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM logoMosaic Negligent In Fla. Chemical Plant Leak, Residents Say (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM logoFlorida Residents Sue Mosaic Over Sinkhole (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM logo[$$] Florida Residents Sue Mosaic Over Sinkhole (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 5:49 PM
News IconSinkhole in Florida Leaking Radioactive Waste Into Drinking Water (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 10:52 AM logoReport: Mosaic could soon buy Brazil fertilizer business in $3B deal (NYSE:MOS) - September 23 at 10:52 AM
News IconMosaic: Sinkhole cleanup may cost up to $50 mil.; Well tests clean - The Ledger (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 5:54 PM
News IconDozens seek water testing after fertilizer plant leak (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 11:01 AM
News IconMosaic plant sinkhole leaks 215 million gallons of acidic water into Florida aquifer (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 11:01 AM logoMosaic facing a $50 million sinkhole at Florida site (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 11:01 AM logoWeakness Seen in Mosaic Company (MOS) Estimates: Should You Stay Away? (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 11:01 AM logoScholastic and OMNOVA Solutions Down on Earnings Reports; Vale SA, Mosaic, and Wal-Mart in Spotlight (NYSE:MOS) - September 22 at 11:01 AM


Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) Chart for Saturday, October, 1, 2016

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