Mosaic Company (The) Company Profile (NYSE:MOS)

About Mosaic Company (The)

Mosaic Company (The) 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: $33.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.13
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.91
  • 52-Week Range: $350,238,000.00 - $22.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.52
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 26.45
  • P/E Growth: 1.51
  • Market Cap: $11.76B
  • Outstanding Shares: 350,238,000
  • Beta: 1.29
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.71)
Consensus Price Target: $25.56 (23.90% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetSell$25.00View Rating Details
2/8/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$23.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform$19.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
1/24/2017Cowen and CompanyUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/3/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$25.00View Rating Details
12/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
12/13/2016SidotiDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform$23.00View Rating Details
12/12/2016ScotiabankDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform$31.54 -> $23.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Vertical ResearchDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
8/17/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> Neutral$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$26.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoSet 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
5/23/2016HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHold -> Reduce$22.00View Rating Details
5/6/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral$22.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
4/23/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView 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
2/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)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
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/7/2017Q416$0.13$0.26$1.80 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.10$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$0.44$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 Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.27 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 Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:3.27%
Dividend Growth:3.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:130.95% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
102.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
86.61% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.87%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)
News IconThe Hop Chronicles | Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) - February 18 at 5:50 PM
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News IconMosaic, DEP say they didn't ignore warnings about sinkhole at New Wales plant (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 6:43 PM
News IconMosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) got downgraded (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 5:33 AM
News IconAnti-mining group says state ignored water level spike before sinkhole (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 12:31 AM
News IconMosaic, DEP say hydrologists 'fundamentally wrong' that they ignored sinkhole forming (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 12:31 AM
News IconMosaic pushes back hard against Tampa Bay Times over sinkhole reporting (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 12:31 AM
News IconMike & Mark: Mosaic (MOS) Why Can’t this Fertilizer Grow (NYSE:MOS) - February 11 at 12:31 AM
News IconActivists say Mosaic and DEP ignored signs prior to sinkhole, Mosaic says claims "lack merit" - WWSB ABC 7 (NYSE:MOS) - February 10 at 7:30 PM logoThe Mosaic Co. :MOS-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017 (NYSE:MOS) - February 10 at 7:30 PM
News IconMosaic secures investor support for residential loan portfolio (NYSE:MOS) - February 10 at 5:44 AM
News IconMosaic Co (MOS) reported Q4 net earnings of $12 million (NYSE:MOS) - February 10 at 12:42 AM
News IconMosaic Company (The) (MOS) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.13 EPS (NYSE:MOS) - February 10 at 12:42 AM
News IconAnalysts Near-Term outlook: The Mosaic Company (MOS), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) - The USA Commerce (NYSE:MOS) - February 9 at 7:39 PM
News IconMosaic mine expansion should not be approved by Manatee County - Bradenton Herald (NYSE:MOS) - February 9 at 7:39 PM
News IconThe Mosaic Company (MOS) : How Do the Technicals Stack Up? - The USA Commerce (NYSE:MOS) - February 9 at 7:39 PM logoThe Mosaic Co. :MOS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 9, 2017 (NYSE:MOS) - February 9 at 7:39 PM logoMosaic Completes Inaugural Securitization of Residential Solar Loans (NYSE:MOS) - February 8 at 7:28 PM
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News IconMassive sinkhole that swallowed more than 200 million gallons of 'radioactive water' in Florida six months ago is now being sealed (NYSE:MOS) - February 8 at 5:59 AM
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News IconThe Technical Case for and Against The Mosaic Company (MOS) - The USA Commerce (NYSE:MOS) - February 8 at 12:57 AM logoEdited Transcript of MOS earnings conference call or presentation 7-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:MOS) - February 8 at 12:57 AM
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What is Mosaic Company (The)'s stock symbol?

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

How often does Mosaic Company (The) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mosaic Company (The)?

Mosaic Company (The) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.275 per share on Thursday, March 16th. This represents a $1.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 28th.

Where is Mosaic Company (The)'s stock going? Where will Mosaic Company (The)'s stock price be in 2017?

21 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Mosaic Company (The)'s stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Mosaic Company (The)'s share price to reach $25.56 in the next year.

When will Mosaic Company (The) announce their earnings?

Mosaic Company (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

Who owns Mosaic Company (The) stock?

Mosaic Company (The)'s stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (5.57%), Franklin Resources Inc. (5.43%), FIL Ltd (3.42%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.06%) and FMR LLC (0.54%). Company insiders that own Mosaic Company (The) stock include Anthony T Brausen, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Gary N Davis, Gregory L Ebel, James Calvin O'rourke, Mark J Isaacson, Richard L Mack, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan.

Who sold Mosaic Company (The) stock? Who is selling Mosaic Company (The) stock?

Mosaic Company (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, FIL Ltd, Baird Financial Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, Cadence Capital Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Mosaic Company (The) stock in the last year include Anthony T Brausen and Richard L Mack.

Who bought Mosaic Company (The) stock? Who is buying Mosaic Company (The) stock?

Mosaic Company (The)'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, FMR LLC, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Marshall Wace LLP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC and Credit Agricole S A. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic Company (The) stock in the last two years include Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Gregory L Ebel, James Calvin O'rourke, Mark J Isaacson, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan.

How do I buy Mosaic Company (The) stock?

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

How much does a share of Mosaic Company (The) stock cost?

One share of Mosaic Company (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.59.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff