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AMD   190.12 (+7.69%)
BABA   74.17 (-0.56%)
T   17.00 (+0.24%)
F   12.41 (+0.89%)
MU   90.02 (+0.35%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.04 (+0.28%)
DIS   111.18 (+0.34%)
AMC   4.29 (-14.03%)
PFE   26.78 (-0.96%)
PYPL   60.41 (+0.27%)
XOM   104.47 (+0.14%)
QQQ   438.38 (+0.71%)
AAPL   179.86 (-0.86%)
MSFT   409.51 (+0.44%)
META   488.44 (+0.91%)
GOOGL   137.12 (+0.54%)
AMZN   175.17 (+1.16%)
TSLA   200.57 (-0.73%)
NVDA   792.74 (+2.07%)
NIO   5.68 (+4.60%)
AMD   190.12 (+7.69%)
BABA   74.17 (-0.56%)
T   17.00 (+0.24%)
F   12.41 (+0.89%)
MU   90.02 (+0.35%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.04 (+0.28%)
DIS   111.18 (+0.34%)
AMC   4.29 (-14.03%)
PFE   26.78 (-0.96%)
PYPL   60.41 (+0.27%)
XOM   104.47 (+0.14%)
QQQ   438.38 (+0.71%)
AAPL   179.86 (-0.86%)
MSFT   409.51 (+0.44%)
META   488.44 (+0.91%)
GOOGL   137.12 (+0.54%)
AMZN   175.17 (+1.16%)
TSLA   200.57 (-0.73%)
NVDA   792.74 (+2.07%)
NIO   5.68 (+4.60%)
AMD   190.12 (+7.69%)
BABA   74.17 (-0.56%)
T   17.00 (+0.24%)
F   12.41 (+0.89%)
MU   90.02 (+0.35%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.04 (+0.28%)
DIS   111.18 (+0.34%)
AMC   4.29 (-14.03%)
PFE   26.78 (-0.96%)
PYPL   60.41 (+0.27%)
XOM   104.47 (+0.14%)

Mosaic (MOS) Competitors

$30.91
+0.02 (+0.06%)
(As of 01:57 PM ET)

MOS vs. EMN, CLF, X, WRK, SQM, GFI, GGB, IP, AU, and TX

Should you be buying Mosaic stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Mosaic include Eastman Chemical (EMN), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), United States Steel (X), WestRock (WRK), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), Gold Fields (GFI), Gerdau (GGB), International Paper (IP), AngloGold Ashanti (AU), and Ternium (TX). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

Mosaic vs.

Eastman Chemical (NYSE:EMN) and Mosaic (NYSE:MOS) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, media sentiment, dividends, earnings, risk, community ranking, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation.

Eastman Chemical pays an annual dividend of $3.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Mosaic pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Eastman Chemical pays out 43.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Mosaic pays out 22.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Eastman Chemical has raised its dividend for 14 consecutive years and Mosaic has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years. Eastman Chemical is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Eastman Chemical has a beta of 1.53, meaning that its stock price is 53% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mosaic has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

82.3% of Eastman Chemical shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.1% of Mosaic shares are held by institutional investors. 1.9% of Eastman Chemical shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Mosaic shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, Mosaic had 9 more articles in the media than Eastman Chemical. MarketBeat recorded 19 mentions for Mosaic and 10 mentions for Eastman Chemical. Mosaic's average media sentiment score of 1.03 beat Eastman Chemical's score of 0.43 indicating that Eastman Chemical is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Eastman Chemical
8 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Mosaic
8 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Eastman Chemical received 3 more outperform votes than Mosaic when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.70% of users gave Eastman Chemical an outperform vote while only 55.65% of users gave Mosaic an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Eastman ChemicalOutperform Votes
702
64.70%
Underperform Votes
383
35.30%
MosaicOutperform Votes
699
55.65%
Underperform Votes
557
44.35%

Mosaic has higher revenue and earnings than Eastman Chemical. Mosaic is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Eastman Chemical, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eastman Chemical$9.21B1.11$894M$7.4911.65
Mosaic$13.70B0.74$1.16B$3.498.85

Eastman Chemical presently has a consensus price target of $93.75, suggesting a potential upside of 8.16%. Mosaic has a consensus price target of $40.73, suggesting a potential upside of 32.34%. Given Eastman Chemical's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Mosaic is more favorable than Eastman Chemical.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Eastman Chemical
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Mosaic
2 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.15

Eastman Chemical has a net margin of 9.71% compared to Eastman Chemical's net margin of 8.51%. Mosaic's return on equity of 14.15% beat Eastman Chemical's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Eastman Chemical9.71% 14.15% 5.17%
Mosaic 8.51%9.69%5.21%

Summary

Eastman Chemical beats Mosaic on 14 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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MOS vs. The Competition

MetricMosaicAgricultural chemicals IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$10.09B$4.57B$2.64B$17.44B
Dividend Yield2.56%3.81%5.56%3.56%
P/E Ratio8.8513.3590.4723.79
Price / Sales0.74143.901,172,713.167.32
Price / Cash4.559.0323.2716.91
Price / Book0.812.353.295.74
Net Income$1.16B$419.43M$195.61M$861.13M
7 Day Performance-4.16%-0.22%0.04%1.08%
1 Month Performance-3.86%2.68%-2.75%0.77%
1 Year Performance-41.94%-32.97%140.17%90.13%

Mosaic Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
EMN
Eastman Chemical
4.7493 of 5 stars
$84.54
-0.8%
$93.75
+10.9%
+1.9%$9.92B$9.21B11.2914,000Short Interest ↑
Positive News
CLF
Cleveland-Cliffs
2.6932 of 5 stars
$19.58
-1.5%
$21.25
+8.6%
-1.5%$9.75B$22.00B25.4226,000Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
X
United States Steel
3.8901 of 5 stars
$45.78
-0.5%
$32.78
-28.4%
+64.3%$10.24B$18.05B13.0421,803Options Volume
Positive News
WRK
WestRock
3.2552 of 5 stars
$43.79
+0.2%
$39.43
-9.9%
+42.3%$11.23B$20.31B-6.5256,100Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
SQM
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile
3.5745 of 5 stars
$42.40
-2.2%
$69.11
+63.0%
-48.4%$12.11B$10.71B4.096,479News Coverage
GFI
Gold Fields
1.0479 of 5 stars
$13.63
+0.4%
$14.00
+2.7%
+36.5%$12.18B$4.29B0.006,372Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
Gap Up
GGB
Gerdau
3.1842 of 5 stars
$4.31
+1.4%
$5.10
+18.5%
-16.7%$7.56B$15.96B4.4428,197Dividend Cut
Short Interest ↓
IP
International Paper
3.9243 of 5 stars
$35.74
-0.2%
$35.00
-2.1%
-5.4%$12.37B$18.92B43.5939,000Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
AU
AngloGold Ashanti
2.2794 of 5 stars
$17.76
+2.5%
$22.50
+26.7%
+7.9%$7.43B$4.50B0.0032,594Dividend Increase
Gap Up
TX
Ternium
3.9739 of 5 stars
$37.48
-0.5%
$50.38
+34.4%
-5.2%$7.36B$16.41B24.5020,510Short Interest ↑
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:MOS) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff