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NYSE:MOS

Mosaic - MOS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$52.69
+0.47 (+0.90%)
(As of 08/8/2022 08:36 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$52.69
$52.69
50-Day Range
$43.67
$62.65
52-Week Range
$29.14
$79.28
Volume
1,090 shs
Average Volume
8.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$19.07 billion
P/E Ratio
6.01
Dividend Yield
1.15%
Price Target
$65.29

Mosaic MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
25.0% Upside
$65.29 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.08% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-8.17
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.04mentions of Mosaic in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.59 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-11.68%
From $13.78 to $12.17 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.70 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

20th out of 219 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

3rd out of 11 stocks

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About Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) Stock

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 Mosaic Fertilizantes. 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, as well as produces a double sulfate of potash magnesia product under K-Mag brand name. 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. In addition, it provides nitrogen-based crop nutrients, 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, farmers, cooperatives, independent retailers, and national accounts. The Mosaic Company was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several research analysts have weighed in on the company. Piper Sandler boosted their price objective on Mosaic from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 31st. Barclays assumed coverage on Mosaic in a research note on Wednesday, June 1st. They issued an "underweight" rating and a $59.00 target price on the stock. Exane BNP Paribas cut Mosaic from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $82.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, April 20th. Citigroup upgraded Mosaic from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $61.00 target price for the company in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada increased their target price on Mosaic from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a report on Thursday, April 21st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the company presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus target price of $65.29.

Mosaic Trading Up 1.0 %

MOS Stock opened at $52.22 on Monday. The company's 50-day simple moving average is $50.58 and its 200-day simple moving average is $55.71. The company has a quick ratio of 0.57, a current ratio of 1.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28. Mosaic has a 52-week low of $29.14 and a 52-week high of $79.28. The firm has a market cap of $18.90 billion, a P/E ratio of 5.95, a PEG ratio of 0.54 and a beta of 1.62.

Mosaic (NYSE:MOS - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 1st. The basic materials company reported $3.64 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $3.94 by ($0.30). The company had revenue of $5.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.62 billion. Mosaic had a net margin of 19.66% and a return on equity of 30.83%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 91.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.17 earnings per share. As a group, equities analysts forecast that Mosaic will post 13.78 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Mosaic Increases Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 2nd were given a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.15%. This is a boost from Mosaic's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. Mosaic's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 6.84%.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Mosaic news, Director Denise C. Johnson sold 24,427 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.00, for a total value of $1,587,755.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. 0.57% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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MOS Stock News Headlines

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MOS Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/16 Dividend
6/01/2022
Dividend Payable
6/16/2022
Last Earnings
8/01/2022
Today
8/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/07/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Agricultural chemicals
Sub-Industry
Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
CUSIP
61945C10
Employees
12,525
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$65.29
High Stock Price Forecast
$89.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.63 billion
Pretax Margin
26.25%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.36 billion
Cash Flow
$7.69 per share
Book Value
$29.15 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
359,930,000
Market Cap
$19.07 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.62














MOS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Mosaic stock right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mosaic in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Mosaic stock.
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What is Mosaic's stock price forecast for 2022?

16 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Mosaic's stock. Their MOS stock forecasts range from $50.00 to $89.00. On average, they anticipate Mosaic's share price to reach $65.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.0% from the stock's current price.
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How has Mosaic's stock price performed in 2022?

Mosaic's stock was trading at $39.29 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MOS shares have increased by 32.9% and is now trading at $52.22.
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When is Mosaic's next earnings date?

Mosaic is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 7th 2022.
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How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 1st. The basic materials company reported $3.64 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.94 by $0.30. The basic materials company had revenue of $5.37 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.62 billion. Mosaic had a net margin of 19.66% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.83%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 91.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.17 EPS.
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How often does Mosaic pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mosaic?

Mosaic declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, June 16th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 1st. This is a positive change from Mosaic's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.
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Is Mosaic a good dividend stock?

Mosaic(NYSE:MOS) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. Mosaic has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Mosaic is 6.84%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Mosaic will have a dividend payout ratio of 4.93% next year. This indicates that Mosaic will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Mosaic's stock buyback program work?

Mosaic declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Monday, August 1st 2022, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 10.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What is Joc O’Rourke's approval rating as Mosaic's CEO?

61 employees have rated Mosaic CEO Joc O’Rourke on Glassdoor.com. Joc O’Rourke has an approval rating of 54% among Mosaic's employees. This puts Joc O’Rourke in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Tesla (TSLA).

What is Mosaic's stock symbol?

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

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich (0.54%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.51%), National Bank of Canada FI (0.44%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.44%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.32%) and Scout Investments Inc. (0.29%). Company insiders that own Mosaic stock include Bruce M Bodine, Cheryl K Beebe, Corrine D Ricard, Denise C Johnson, Gregory L Ebel, James Calvin O'rourke, Mark J Isaacson, Oscar Bernardes, SA Vale, Walter F Precourt III and William T Monahan.
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How do I buy shares of Mosaic?

Shares of MOS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Mosaic's stock price today?

One share of MOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.22.

How much money does Mosaic make?

Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) has a market capitalization of $18.90 billion and generates $12.36 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.63 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.77 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Mosaic have?

Mosaic employs 12,525 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Mosaic?

Mosaic's mailing address is 101 East Kennedy Blvd Suite 2500, Tampa FL, 33602. The official website for Mosaic is www.mosaicco.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (800) 918-8270, via email at investor@mosaicco.com, or via fax at 763-559-2860.

This page (NYSE:MOS) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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