NYSE:MOS - Mosaic Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.30 -0.25 (-0.88 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 03:28 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.55
Today's Range$27.98 - $28.49
52-Week Range$22.90 - $37.37
Volume2.26 million shs
Average Volume5.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.91 billion
P/E Ratio13.35
Dividend Yield0.35%
Beta1.48
The 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
CUSIP61945C10
Phone800-918-8270

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.59 billion
Cash Flow$4.3606 per share
Book Value$27.51 per share

Profitability

Net Income$470 million

Miscellaneous

Employees12,900
Market Cap$10.91 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 6th. View Mosaic's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 25th. The basic materials company reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.20. The basic materials company earned $2.52 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.36 billion. Mosaic had a net margin of 4.90% and a return on equity of 7.71%. Mosaic's revenue was up 20.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($1.23) earnings per share. View Mosaic's Earnings History.

When is Mosaic's next earnings date?

Mosaic is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Mosaic.

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

Mosaic updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.10-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.41. Mosaic also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.10-2.50 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MOS?

15 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Mosaic's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Mosaic's stock price to reach $37.2308 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Mosaic.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mosaic?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mosaic in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic.

Has Mosaic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MOS stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Mosaic's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Mosaic own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mosaic investors own include Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Ford Motor (F), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Mosaic's key executives?

Mosaic's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James C. O'Rourke, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Richard N. McLellan, Sr. VP of Brazil (Age 62)
  • Ms. Corrine D. Ricard, Sr. VP of Commercial (Age 56)
  • Mr. Walter F. Precourt III, Sr. VP of Strategy & Growth (Age 55)
  • Mr. Clint C. Freeland, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.70%), FMR LLC (4.67%), Boston Partners (3.70%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.83%), Northern Trust Corp (1.73%) and Investec Asset Management LTD (1.70%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Allan Rosenhek, Daniel Tardif, Denise C Johnson, Kelvin R Westbrook, Luciano Siani Pires, Nancy E Cooper, Richard L Mack and Robert L Lumpkins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mosaic.

Which major investors are selling Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shapiro Capital Management LLC, Anchor Bolt Capital LP, Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A., Becker Capital Management Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Strs Ohio and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic.

Which major investors are buying Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Boston Partners, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic stock in the last two years include Allan Rosenhek, Denise C Johnson, Kelvin R Westbrook, Luciano Siani Pires, 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 $28.46.

How big of a company is Mosaic?

Mosaic has a market capitalization of $10.97 billion and generates $9.59 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $470 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.12 on an earnings per share basis. Mosaic employs 12,900 workers across the globe.

What is Mosaic's official website?

The official website for Mosaic is http://www.mosaicco.com.

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 (NYSE MOS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  561 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  810 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,371
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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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