NYSE:MOS - Mosaic Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $33.52 -1.03 (-2.98 %) (As of 12/10/2018 06:00 AM ET)Previous Close$33.52Today's Range$33.39 - $35.1052-Week Range$22.90 - $37.37Volume4.31 million shsAverage Volume3.75 million shsMarket Capitalization$12.92 billionP/E Ratio30.75Dividend Yield0.30%Beta1.45 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Agricultural chemicals Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:MOS Previous Symbol CUSIP61945C10 Webwww.mosaicco.com Phone800-918-8270 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.42 Current Ratio1.67 Quick Ratio0.89 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio30.75 Forward P/E Ratio17.55 P/E Growth2.51 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.41 billion Price / Sales1.74 Cash Flow$3.0640 per share Price / Cash Flow10.94 Book Value$27.46 per share Price / Book1.22 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.09 Net Income$-107,200,000.00 Net Margins-0.80% Return on Equity6.17% Return on Assets3.20% Miscellaneous Employees8,500 Outstanding Shares385,470,000Market Cap$12.92 billion 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, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $0.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.30%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 5th. View Mosaic's Dividend History. How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter? Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.64 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $2.93 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.95 billion. Mosaic had a positive return on equity of 6.17% and a negative net margin of 0.80%. Mosaic's quarterly revenue was up 47.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.43 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 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Mosaic. What guidance has Mosaic issued on next quarter's earnings? Mosaic updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.80-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.77. Mosaic also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $1.80-2.00 EPS. What price target have analysts set for MOS? 16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Mosaic's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Mosaic's share price to reach $35.6923 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Mosaic. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mosaic? 16 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 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Mosaic. Has Mosaic been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about MOS stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Mosaic's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Mosaic include Nutrien (NTR), CF Industries (CF), Israel Chemicals (ICL), Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG), American Vanguard (AVD), CVR Partners (UAN), Calyxt (CLXT), Marrone Bio Innovations (MBII), Evogene (EVGN), China Green Agriculture (CGA), Arcadia Biosciences (RKDA), Bion Environmental Technologies (BNET), SenesTech (SNES), Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group (KWBT) and Cavitation Technologies (CVAT). 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) Who are Mosaic's major shareholders? Mosaic's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.68%), BlackRock Inc. (6.49%), FMR LLC (3.79%), FIL Ltd (2.65%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.88%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.30%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Allan Rosenhek, Daniel Tardif, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, 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 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ashler Capital LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., FIL Ltd and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mosaic. Which major investors are buying Mosaic stock? MOS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have bought Mosaic stock in the last two years include Allan Rosenhek, Denise C Johnson, Emery N Koenig, 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 $33.52. How big of a company is Mosaic? Mosaic has a market capitalization of $12.92 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 536 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 786 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,322MarketBeat'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 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Candlestick Chart?