Mosaic Co Company Profile (NYSE:MOS)

About Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)

Mosaic Co logoThe Mosaic Company is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company operates through three segments: Phosphates, Potash and International Distribution. The Company is a supplier of phosphate- and potash-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients. The Phosphates 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. The Potash segment mines and processes potash in Canada and the United States, and sells potash in North America and internationally. The International Distribution segment markets phosphate-, potash- and nitrogen-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients, and provides other ancillary services to wholesalers, cooperatives, independent retailers and farmers in South America and the Asia-Pacific regions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:MOS
  • CUSIP: 61945C10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $8.13 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 351,017,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.77
  • 52 Week Range: $22.43 - $34.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 201.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.23
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.07 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.15
  • Book Value: $27.41 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.84
  • Annual Dividend: $1.10
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • EBIDTA: $1.07 billion
  • Net Margins: 4.16%
  • Return on Equity: 2.81%
  • Return on Assets: 1.60%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.39%
  • Current Ratio: 2.07%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.13%
  • Average Volume: 5.03 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Short Ratio: 3.43

Frequently Asked Questions for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)

What is Mosaic Co's stock symbol?

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

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

Mosaic Co announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 30th. View Mosaic Co's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic Co's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.15. The firm earned $1.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.68 billion. Mosaic Co had a return on equity of 2.81% and a net margin of 4.16%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.14 EPS. View Mosaic Co's Earnings History.

Where is Mosaic Co's stock going? Where will Mosaic Co's stock price be in 2017?

15 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Mosaic Co's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $31.00. On average, they anticipate Mosaic Co's share price to reach $25.36 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic Co.

Who are some of Mosaic Co's key competitors?

Who are Mosaic Co's key executives?

Mosaic Co's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James Calvin O'Rourke, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Richard L. Mack Esq., Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Mark J. Isaacson, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Corrine D. Ricard, Senior Vice President - Human Resources, Senior Vice President - Commercial
  • Bruce M. Bodine Jr., Senior Vice President- Potash Operations
  • Richard N. McLellan, Senior Vice President, Brazil
  • Walter F. Precourt III, Senior Vice President - Phosphates Operations
  • Robert L. Lumpkins, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Nancy E. Cooper, Independent Director
  • Gregory L. Ebel, Independent Director

Who owns Mosaic Co stock?

Mosaic Co's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.12%), BlackRock Inc. (7.13%), State Street Corp (5.57%), FIL Ltd (3.39%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.00%) and Shapiro Capital Management LLC (1.58%). Company insiders that own Mosaic Co stock include Anthony T Brausen, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Gary N Davis, Gregory L Ebel, James Calvin O'rourke, Mark J Isaacson, Nancy E Cooper, Richard L Mack, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mosaic Co.

Who sold Mosaic Co stock? Who is selling Mosaic Co stock?

Mosaic Co's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, LSV Asset Management, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Boston Partners, M&T Bank Corp, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Mosaic Co stock in the last year include Anthony T Brausen and Nancy E Cooper. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic Co.

Who bought Mosaic Co stock? Who is buying Mosaic Co stock?

Mosaic Co's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Horseman Capital Management Ltd and Shapiro Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic Co stock in the last two years include Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Gregory L Ebel, James Calvin O'rourke, Mark J Isaacson, Richard L Mack, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic Co.

How do I buy Mosaic Co stock?

Shares of Mosaic Co can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Mosaic Co's stock price today?

One share of Mosaic Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.16.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mosaic Co (NYSE MOS)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  352 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  556 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  908
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mosaic Co and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.73)
Consensus Price Target: $25.36 (9.51% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$19.00N/AView Rating Details
5/9/2017Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$26.00LowView Rating Details
5/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$26.00LowView Rating Details
4/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform -> Sector Perform$31.00 -> $29.00MediumView Rating Details
4/11/2017Citigroup IncLower Price TargetNeutral$34.00 -> $31.00MediumView Rating Details
2/14/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetSell$25.00N/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017Cowen and CompanyUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016SidotiDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform$23.00N/AView Rating Details
12/12/2016ScotiabankDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform$31.54 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016Vertical ResearchDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> Neutral$30.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetHold$24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/31/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHold -> Reduce$22.00N/AView Rating Details
5/6/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral$22.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
4/23/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/4/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Perform -> Sector Underperform$25.00N/AView Rating Details
3/31/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> SellN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHold$45.00 -> $35.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Earnings by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.19$0.04$1.68 billion$1.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416$0.13$0.26$1.80 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.11$0.33$1.92 billion$1.95 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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$0.53$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$0.86$0.87$2.06 billion$2.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.59$0.56$2.54 billion$2.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.72$0.70$2.54 billion$2.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.58$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 Co (NYSE:MOS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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 Co (NYSE:MOS)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:4.75%
Dividend Growth:3.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:130.95% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
102.80% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
85.27% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.87%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/16/2017Nancy E CooperDirectorSell1,100$23.39$25,729.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Denise C JohnsonDirectorBuy803$23.58$18,934.74View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Richard L MackCFOBuy7,500$23.35$175,125.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Emery N KoenigDirectorBuy3,000$32.35$97,050.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
Latest Headlines for Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)
DateHeadline logoMosaic Company (MOS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2017 - Nasdaq - May 26 at 7:30 PM logoForm 4 MOSAIC CO For: May 18 Filed by: Popowich James L. - May 23 at 10:27 AM logoForm 4 MOSAIC CO For: May 18 Filed by: Johnson Denise C - May 22 at 5:56 PM logoMosaic Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $0.15 Per Share - May 20 at 12:03 AM logoMosaic To Present At Upcoming Investor Conference - May 20 at 12:03 AM logoMosaic Dividend Cut... DIVCON Saw It Coming, Did You? - Seeking Alpha - May 19 at 7:02 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 19 at 12:54 PM logoFarmers National Bank Buys The Mosaic Co, Kinder Morgan Inc, Vanguard Value ETF - DNQ, Sells ... - Nasdaq - May 19 at 11:16 AM logoMosaic Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $0.15 Per Share - PR Newswire (press release) - May 19 at 11:16 AM logoMosaic Co to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 (MOS) - May 18 at 8:10 PM logoForm 4 MOSAIC CO For: May 15 Filed by: Seaton David Thomas - - May 18 at 8:25 AM logoForm 4 MOSAIC CO For: May 15 Filed by: Seaton David Thomas - May 17 at 11:35 PM logoNancy E. Cooper Sells 1,100 Shares of Mosaic Co (MOS) Stock - May 17 at 1:23 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Mosaic Co (MOS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.65 Billion - May 17 at 12:00 PM logo$0.32 EPS Expected for Mosaic Co (MOS) This Quarter - May 15 at 10:06 AM logoPhosphate-DAP Prices Continue to Be Bad News for Mosaic - May 9 at 11:42 AM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Earns Sell Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG - May 7 at 9:26 AM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Director Purchases $18,934.74 in Stock - May 5 at 9:24 PM logoETFs with exposure to The Mosaic Co. : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 6:53 PM logoInsider Buying: Mosaic Co (MOS) CFO Acquires 7,500 Shares of Stock - May 5 at 9:02 AM logoThe Mosaic Co. :MOS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 11:36 AM logo10-Q: MOSAIC CO - May 3 at 10:41 PM logoEdited Transcript of MOS earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-17 1:00pm GMT - May 3 at 10:41 PM logoThe Mosaic Company Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - PR Newswire (press release) - May 3 at 5:40 PM logoThe Mosaic Company (MOS) option volume builds into Q1 and outlook - - May 3 at 8:35 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Mosaic Co. Q1 Earnings Report - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoThe Mosaic (MOS) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoThe Mosaic Company Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoMosaic reports quarterly loss compared to year-ago profit - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoWhy Did Phosphate Prices Trend Lower Last Week? - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoMosaic (MOS) Misses Q1 Earnings & Sales Estimates - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoAnalysts Revise CF Industries’ Price Target - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoMAP Price Update for the Week Ending April 28 - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoMosaic's (MOS) Q1 Earnings & Revenues Miss Estimates - May 2 at 7:40 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Announces Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.16 EPS - May 2 at 6:08 PM logoMosaic misses 1Q profit forecasts - May 2 at 7:19 AM logoMosaic Capital Completes Acquisition of Ontario-Based Cedar Infrastructure Products - May 1 at 5:37 PM logoMosaic (MOS) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 29 at 1:17 PM logoMosaic (MOS) to Report Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards? - April 29 at 12:41 AM logoMosaic (MOS) to Report Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards? - April 28 at 7:39 PM logoMosaic (MOS) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 26 at 9:26 PM logoPotash Prices Showed Weakness for the Week Ending April 21 - April 26 at 6:41 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.67 Billion - April 26 at 11:50 AM logo$0.19 EPS Expected for Mosaic Co (MOS) This Quarter - April 24 at 5:59 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 24 at 2:57 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) PT Lowered to $29.00 at Royal Bank of Canada - April 24 at 9:20 AM logoMosaic (MOS) Given News Impact Score of 0.11 - April 23 at 9:39 PM logoFixed Income Analysis Of The Mosaic Company - April 23 at 7:03 PM logoFinal Trade: MOS, SEDG & more - April 21 at 6:28 PM logoMosaic Co (MOS) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - April 20 at 12:58 PM



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