NYSE:MOS - Mosaic Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$28.31 +0.11 (+0.39 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.12
Today's Range$28.02 - $28.51
52-Week Range$19.23 - $29.95
Volume219,855 shs
Average Volume2.94 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.96 billion
P/E Ratio26.03
Dividend Yield0.35%
Mosaic logoThe 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio0.80


Trailing P/E Ratio26.03
Forward P/E Ratio18.75
P/E Growth2.69

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.41 billion
Price / Sales1.47
Cash Flow$3.0506 per share
Price / Cash9.28
Book Value$27.46 per share
Price / Book1.03


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.09
Net Income$-107,200,000.00
Net Margins-0.82%
Return on Equity4.44%
Return on Assets2.40%


Outstanding Shares385,420,000
Market Cap$10,961.23

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 Thursday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 7th will be given a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, June 21st. This represents a $0.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 6th. View Mosaic's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 19th. The basic materials company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.07. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.91 billion. Mosaic had a positive return on equity of 4.44% and a negative net margin of 0.82%. Mosaic's revenue was up 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.03 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 Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Mosaic.

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

Mosaic issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.20-1.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.45.

What price target have analysts set for MOS?

17 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Mosaic's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Mosaic's share price to reach $28.0909 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.9%. View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mosaic?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mosaic in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Mosaic's key competitors?

Who are Mosaic's key executives?

Mosaic's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James C. O'Rourke, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard N. McLellan, Sr. VP of Brazil (Age 61)
  • Ms. Corrine D. Ricard, Sr. VP of Commercial (Age 55)
  • Mr. Walter F. Precourt III, Sr. VP of Phosphates (Age 54)
  • Mr. Clint C. Freeland, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50)

Has Mosaic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about MOS stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 44.31 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.66%), Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.23%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.08%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.08%), Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc. (0.05%) and Jolley Asset Management LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Allan Rosenhek, Daniel Tardif, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Kelvin R Westbrook, Nancy E Cooper, Richard L Mack and Robert L Lumpkins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mosaic.

Which institutional investors are selling Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Hartford Investment Management Co., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Foundation Resource Management Inc., Pendal Group Ltd and Orca Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic.

Which institutional investors are buying Mosaic stock?

MOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jolley Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Calamos Advisors LLC, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., DnB Asset Management AS, CenturyLink Investment Management Co, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic stock in the last two years include Allan Rosenhek, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, Kelvin R Westbrook, 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 $28.34.

How big of a company is Mosaic?

Mosaic has a market capitalization of $10.96 billion and generates $7.41 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-107,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis. Mosaic employs 8,500 workers across the globe.

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:  477 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  730 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,207
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 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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