NYSE:MOS - Mosaic Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$32.20 +0.24 (+0.75 %)
(As of 01/20/2019 01:38 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.20
Today's Range$31.81 - $32.56
52-Week Range$22.90 - $37.37
Volume3.76 million shs
Average Volume2.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.32 billion
P/E Ratio29.54
Dividend Yield0.31%
Beta1.53
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

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP61945C10
Phone800-918-8270

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.41 billion
Cash Flow$3.0872 per share
Book Value$27.46 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-107,200,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees8,500
Market Cap$12.32 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, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.025 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.31%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 6th. View Mosaic's Dividend History.

How were Mosaic's earnings last quarter?

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $2.93 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.95 billion. Mosaic had a positive return on equity of 6.17% and a negative net margin of 0.80%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 47.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company 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 earnings per share 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 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Mosaic's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Mosaic's share price to reach $35.9231 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.6% 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, 8 hold ratings and 7 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 trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mosaic earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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)

Who are Mosaic's major shareholders?

Mosaic's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.23%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.18%), Centre Asset Management LLC (0.07%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%). 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 Kempner Capital Management Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Centre Asset Management LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Cozad Asset Management Inc. and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. 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 Retirement Systems of Alabama, DNB Asset Management AS, Meeder Asset Management Inc., MinichMacGregor Wealth Management LLC, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, Virtu Financial LLC, CenturyLink Investment Management Co and First Hawaiian Bank. 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 $32.20.

How big of a company is Mosaic?

Mosaic has a market capitalization of $12.32 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  543 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  793 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,336
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 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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