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NYSE:MOS

Mosaic - MOS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$53.52
-1.21 (-2.21%)
(As of 08/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$53.21
$54.12
50-Day Range
$43.67
$54.85
52-Week Range
$29.86
$79.28
Volume
2.88 million shs
Average Volume
7.93 million shs
Market Capitalization
$19.37 billion
P/E Ratio
6.10
Dividend Yield
1.10%
Price Target
$64.88

Mosaic MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
21.2% Upside
$64.88 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.72% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-8.17
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.00mentions of Mosaic in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-11.01%
From $13.62 to $12.12 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.15 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

108th out of 167 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

7th out of 8 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.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Mosaic from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Thursday, April 21st. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of Mosaic in a report on Thursday, July 14th. They set an "outperform" rating and a $60.00 price objective on the stock. Piper Sandler raised their price target on shares of Mosaic from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 31st. Barclays cut their price objective on Mosaic from $59.00 to $52.00 and set an "underweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, Mizuho lifted their price objective on Mosaic from $59.00 to $89.00 in a research report on Friday, April 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, Mosaic has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $64.88.

Mosaic Stock Performance

Shares of Mosaic stock traded down $0.91 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $53.82. 34,206 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 4,284,209. The stock has a market capitalization of $19.48 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.09, a P/E/G ratio of 0.57 and a beta of 1.62. Mosaic has a 1 year low of $29.14 and a 1 year high of $79.28. The business has a 50-day moving average of $49.75 and a 200-day moving average of $56.38. The company has a current ratio of 1.30, a quick ratio of 0.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28.

Mosaic (NYSE:MOS - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 1st. The basic materials company reported $3.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.94 by ($0.30). The business had revenue of $5.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.62 billion. Mosaic had a return on equity of 30.83% and a net margin of 19.66%. The company's revenue was up 91.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.17 EPS. As a group, analysts expect that Mosaic will post 13.62 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Mosaic Dividend Announcement

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.11%. Mosaic's dividend payout ratio is currently 6.84%.

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MOS Stock News Headlines

Is the US Military Secretly Under Chinese Control?
Alarmingly, the answer may be "yes". Communist China now controls 80% of the lithium that powers most US military vehicles and equipment. The threat level is so high that the White House recently declared a state of emergency on lithium...
Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) Upgraded to "Buy" at Citigroup
Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) Board Authorizes Stock Buyback Plan
Is the US Military Secretly Under Chinese Control?
Alarmingly, the answer may be "yes". Communist China now controls 80% of the lithium that powers most US military vehicles and equipment. The threat level is so high that the White House recently declared a state of emergency on lithium...
Mosaic Announces May 2022 Revenues and Sales Volumes
Mosaic Announces First Quarter 2022 Results
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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
8/19/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/15 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
9/15/2022
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
$64.88
High Stock Price Forecast
$89.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+21.2%
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
$7.52 per share
Book Value
$32.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
359,930,000
Market Cap
$19.37 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.62

Key Executives

  • Mr. James C. O'Rourke P.Eng. (Age 61)
    CEO, Pres & Director
    Comp: $4.38M
  • Mr. Clint C. Freeland (Age 54)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.72M
  • Ms. Corrine D. RicardMs. Corrine D. Ricard (Age 59)
    Sr. VP of Mosaic Fertilizantes
    Comp: $3.29M
  • Mr. Walter F. Precourt IIIMr. Walter F. Precourt III (Age 58)
    Sr. VP of Strategy & Growth
    Comp: $1.37M
  • Mr. Bruce M. Bodine Jr. (Age 50)
    Sr. VP of North America
    Comp: $1.38M
  • Mr. Paul Abdelmassieh Massoud C.F.A.
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Mark J. IsaacsonMr. Mark J. Isaacson (Age 60)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Benjamin James Pratt (Age 55)
    Sr. VP of Gov. & Public Affairs
  • Mr. Christopher Anthony Lewis (Age 60)
    Sr. VP of HR
  • Ms. Karen A. Swager (Age 51)
    Sr. VP of Supply Chain













MOS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Mosaic stock right now?

16 Wall Street 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 analysts is that investors should "buy" MOS shares.
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What is Mosaic's stock price forecast for 2022?

16 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Mosaic's stock. Their MOS share price forecasts range from $50.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $64.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have MOS shares performed in 2022?

Mosaic's stock was trading at $39.29 at the start of the year. Since then, MOS stock has increased by 36.2% and is now trading at $53.52.
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When is Mosaic's next earnings date?

The company 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) issued its quarterly earnings data 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 basic materials company had revenue of $5.37 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.62 billion. Mosaic had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.83% and a net margin of 19.66%. The company's revenue was up 91.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.17 earnings per share.
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How often does Mosaic pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mosaic?

Mosaic announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, September 15th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 31st.
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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 1.10%. The company 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 is 6.84%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MOS will have a dividend payout ratio of 4.95% next year. This indicates that the company 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 authorized a share repurchase plan on Monday, August 1st 2022, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 10.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

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

61 employees have rated Mosaic Chief Executive Officer Joc O’Rourke on Glassdoor.com. Joc O’Rourke has an approval rating of 54% among the company'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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.77%), State Street Corp (4.63%), Northern Trust Corp (1.67%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.12%), Nordea Investment Management AB (0.85%) and Platinum Investment Management Ltd. (0.80%). Insiders that own company 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 $53.52.

How much money does Mosaic make?

Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) has a market capitalization of $19.37 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?

The company 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 the company 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 8/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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