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Mosaic Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:MOS)

$18.95
-0.80 (-4.05 %)
(As of 11/19/2019 06:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
$18.84
Now: $18.95
$19.77
50-Day Range
$18.74
MA: $20.14
$21.89
52-Week Range
$17.36
Now: $18.95
$37.33
Volume4.68 million shs
Average Volume4.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.18 billion
P/E Ratio8.94
Dividend Yield1.01%
Beta1.65
The Mosaic Company, through its subsidiaries, produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients in North America and internationally. 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. Read More…

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$4.23 per share
Book Value$27.51 per share

Profitability

Net Income$470 million

Miscellaneous

Employees12,900
Market Cap$7.18 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, December 19th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 4th. View Mosaic's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 4th. The basic materials company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $2.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.67 billion. Mosaic had a positive return on equity of 4.48% and a negative net margin of 0.36%. The company's revenue was down 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.75 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, February 24th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Mosaic.

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

Mosaic updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.50-0.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.93.

What price target have analysts set for MOS?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Mosaic's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Mosaic's stock price to reach $27.07 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Mosaic.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mosaic?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mosaic in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Mosaic stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Mosaic stock:
  • 1. Cfra analysts commented, "We see revenues falling 1.9% in 2019 and rising 5.08% in 2020 versus a 29.4% jump in 2018. We see higher prices and volumes for potash in 2019, but see sales challenges from the failed tailings dam in Fertilizantes and poor weather delaying or canceling some North American phosphate applications. Prices should be helped by a more favorable supply and demand environment for MOS’s products in 2020 and we see higher volumes as well." (9/9/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Mosaic saw its profits surge year over year in the first quarter of 2019. Adjusted earnings and sales for the quarter topped the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate. The company cut its guidance for 2019. Sizable costs associated with regulatory changes in Brazil are expected to weigh on its earnings in 2019. Mosaic also faces challenges from lower expected phosphate demand in China in 2019. The company’s high debt level is another matter of concern. Higher raw material costs are also hurting phosphate margins. Mosaic has also underperformed the industry over a year." (5/20/2019)

Has Mosaic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about MOS stock have trended very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a coverage optimism score of -3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Mosaic.

Are investors shorting Mosaic?

Mosaic saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 13,090,000 shares, an increase of 6.2% from the September 30th total of 12,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,710,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 3.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Mosaic's Current Options Chain.

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), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Citigroup (C), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Walt Disney (DIS).

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. Clint C. Freeland, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Richard N. McLellan, Sr. VP of Mosaic Fertilizantes (Age 62)
  • Ms. Corrine D. Ricard, Sr. VP of Commercial (Age 56)
  • Mr. Walter F. Precourt III, Sr. VP of Strategy & Growth (Age 55)

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.40%), S&CO Inc. (0.33%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.28%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.22%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.22%) and Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.21%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Allan Rosenhek, Cheryl K Beebe, Clint Freeland, Emery N Koenig, Enagas USA Llc, James Calvin O'rourke, Kelvin R Westbrook, Luciano Siani Pires, Mark J Isaacson, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan. 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 Mackay Shields LLC, Citizens Financial Group Inc RI, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., SG Americas Securities LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Oakbrook Investments LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic.

Which major investors are buying Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Strs Ohio, First Trust Advisors LP, Managed Asset Portfolios LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, ARGA Investment Management LP, RBA Wealth Management LLC and John G Ullman & Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic stock in the last two years include Allan Rosenhek, Cheryl K Beebe, Clint Freeland, Emery N Koenig, Enagas USA Llc, James Calvin O'rourke, Kelvin R Westbrook, Luciano Siani Pires, Mark J Isaacson, Robert L Lumpkins and William T Monahan. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Mosaic's stock price today?

One share of MOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.95.

How big of a company is Mosaic?

Mosaic has a market capitalization of $7.18 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.View Additional Information About Mosaic.

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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  613 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  867 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,480
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 11/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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