Minerals Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:MTX)

About Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)

Minerals Technologies logoMinerals Technologies Inc. is a resource- and technology-based company that develops, produces and markets a range of specialty mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and supporting systems and services around the world. It operates through five segments. The Specialty Minerals produces and sells the synthetic mineral product precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) and processed mineral product quicklime (lime). The Refractories segment produces and markets monolithic and shaped refractory materials and specialty products, services and application and measurement equipment, and calcium metal and metallurgical wire products. The Performance Materials segment is a supplier of bentonite and bentonite-related product. The Construction Technologies segment provides products for non-residential construction, environmental and infrastructure projects. The Energy Services segment offers a range of services for off-shore filtration and well testing to the oil and gas industry.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:MTX
  • CUSIP: 60315810
  • Web: www.mineralstech.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,086,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $75.69
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $77.20
  • 52 Week Range: $51.29 - $83.85
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.10
  • P/E Growth: 1.93
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.63 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.57
  • Book Value: $30.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.42
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.20
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $349.7 million
  • Net Margins: 8.14%
  • Return on Equity: 15.57%
  • Return on Assets: 5.37%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.04%
  • Current Ratio: 2.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.91%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 138,632 shs.
  • Beta: 2.04
  • Short Ratio: 2.12
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)

What is Minerals Technologies' stock symbol?

Minerals Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MTX."

How often does Minerals Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Minerals Technologies?

Minerals Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 16th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, June 9th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.27%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 26th. View Minerals Technologies' Dividend History.

How were Minerals Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.04 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $405 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $401.63 million. Minerals Technologies had a net margin of 8.14% and a return on equity of 15.57%. The business's revenue was down 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS. View Minerals Technologies' Earnings History.

What guidance has Minerals Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Minerals Technologies updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Friday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.20-1.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.27.

Where is Minerals Technologies' stock going? Where will Minerals Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

1 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Minerals Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Minerals Technologies' stock price to reach $80.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Minerals Technologies.

Who are some of Minerals Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns Minerals Technologies stock?

Minerals Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.24%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.18%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.42%), State Street Corp (3.18%) and Royce & Associates LP (3.14%). Company insiders that own Minerals Technologies stock include Douglas T Dietrich, Douglas W Mayger, Johannes C Schut, Jonathan J Hastings, Michael Cipolla, Patrick Carpenter and Rick Honey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Minerals Technologies.

Who sold Minerals Technologies stock? Who is selling Minerals Technologies stock?

Minerals Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, BTIM Corp., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Lapides Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Minerals Technologies stock in the last year include Douglas T Dietrich, Douglas W Mayger, Jonathan J Hastings, Michael Cipolla, Patrick Carpenter and Rick Honey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Minerals Technologies.

Who bought Minerals Technologies stock? Who is buying Minerals Technologies stock?

Minerals Technologies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, Wellington Management Group LLP, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Marshall Wace North America L.P. and American Century Companies Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Minerals Technologies.

How do I buy Minerals Technologies stock?

Shares of Minerals Technologies can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Minerals Technologies stock cost?

One share of Minerals Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.75.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $80.00 (9.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$80.00 -> $80.00HighView Rating Details
5/26/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$62.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2015KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$70.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Earnings by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$1.04$1.07$401.63 million$405.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q4 2016$1.05$1.08$393.05 million$401.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q3$1.15$1.17$430.60 million$399.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2$1.16$1.20$437.20 million$427.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1$0.97$1.02$418.73 million$410.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q4$0.95$1.00$436.27 million$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3$1.03$1.06$467.78 million$451.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2$1.16$1.18$495.55 million$463.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q1$0.99$1.07$477.23 million$453.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q4$1.07$1.22$526.93 million$516.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.07$1.25$536.30 million$543.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.79$0.94$364.63 million$421.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q413$0.56$0.58$249.10 million$244.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q4$0.59$0.61ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2013Q313$0.61$0.63$259.40 million$254.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.58$0.63$258.40 million$256.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.50$0.53$251.76 million$251.29 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.50$242.50 million$244.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012$1.01$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.02$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.95$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.83$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.82$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.72
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$1.00$1.11$1.06
Q2 20173$1.25$1.30$1.28
Q3 20173$1.20$1.25$1.22
Q4 20173$1.14$1.17$1.15
Q1 20181$1.17$1.17$1.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Next Dividend:6/9/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.27%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:5.28% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
4.24% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
3.88% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)

Dividend History by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/16/2017quarterly$0.050.28%5/26/20175/31/20176/9/2017
1/18/2017quarterly$0.050.26%2/15/20172/17/20173/9/2017
11/16/2016quarterly$0.050.27%11/23/201611/28/201612/9/2016
7/21/2016quarterly$0.050.31%8/24/20168/26/20169/8/2016
5/12/2016quarterly$0.050.35%5/24/20165/26/20166/9/2016
1/21/2016quarterly$0.050.53%2/17/20162/19/20163/10/2016
11/11/2015quarterly$0.050.34%11/23/201511/25/201512/10/2015
7/16/2015quarterly$0.050.31%8/25/20158/27/20159/10/2015
5/13/2015quarterly$0.050.29%5/22/20155/27/20156/10/2015
1/22/2015quarterly$0.050.32%2/18/20152/20/20153/11/2015
11/12/2014quarterly$0.050.26%11/25/201411/28/201412/11/2014
7/16/2014quarterly$0.050.32%8/26/20148/28/20149/11/2014
5/15/2014quarterly$0.050.33%5/23/20145/28/20146/11/2014
1/22/2014quarterly$0.050.34%2/19/20142/21/20143/12/2014
11/14/2013quarterly$0.050.35%11/26/201311/29/201312/12/2013
7/18/2013quarterly$0.050.44%8/27/20138/29/20139/12/2013
5/16/2013quarterly$0.050.47%5/24/20135/29/20136/12/2013
1/23/2013quarterly$0.050.49%2/20/20132/22/20133/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.28%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Douglas W MaygerInsiderSell790$79.08$62,473.20View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Douglas W MaygerInsiderSell7,373$78.18$576,421.14View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Michael CipollaVPSell3,500$74.35$260,225.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Jonathan J HastingsInsiderSell7,606$70.85$538,885.10View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Douglas W MaygerInsiderSell3,972$70.39$279,589.08View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Patrick CarpenterVPSell3,648$70.77$258,168.96View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Patrick CarpenterVPSell5,467$70.57$385,806.19View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Douglas W MaygerVPSell2,825$70.77$199,925.25View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Douglas T DietrichCFOSell11,080$69.21$766,846.80View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Michael CipollaVPSell8,267$69.21$572,159.07View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Rick HoneyVPSell6,811$52.95$360,642.45View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Michael CipollaVPSell170$44.46$7,558.20View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Johannes C. SchutVPSell9,090$44.68$406,141.20View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Douglas W MaygerSVPSell3,623$71.39$258,645.97View SEC Filing  
3/22/2013Steven J GolubDirectorSell5,000$42.23$211,150.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Latest Headlines for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. : MTX-US: Dividend Analysis : May 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 7:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Announces $0.05 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Set $80.00 Target Price for Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 2:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoMTX Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 6:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MTX earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Minerals Technologies, Inc. : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MTX-US : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. :MTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 12:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMinerals Technologies' (MTX) CEO Doug Dietrich on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 6:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:14 PM
marketbeat.com logoMinerals Technologies beats 1Q profit forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 7:38 PM
rttnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc Earnings Advance 7% In Q1
www.rttnews.com - May 4 at 6:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies Reports First Quarter Earnings of $0.97 Per Share, or $1.07 Per Share, Excluding Special Items
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Getting Very Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 2:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies Signs Agreement With PT Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper, a Subsidiary of Asia Pulp & Paper Group, to Construct a 125,000 Metric-Ton Per Year Satellite PCC Plant in Indonesia, and to Expand an Existing Satellite to 140,000 Metric Tons
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 1:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Minerals Technologies (MTX) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 12:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Likely to Affect Minerals Technologies (MTX) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 8:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdvisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. First Quarter 2017 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 2:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Forecast for Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Issued By KeyCorp
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MTX) : April 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 6:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTX-US : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 8:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Expect Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX) to Announce $1.04 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 6:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Rating Increased to Overweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 3:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Anticipate Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX) to Post $1.04 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 10:32 AM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For Minerals Technologies
www.nasdaq.com - March 15 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies Expands Responsibilities for Three Senior Executives
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:43 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MTX earnings conference call or presentation 3-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 12:27 AM
rttnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc Q4 Earnings Advance 10%
www.rttnews.com - February 3 at 5:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Minerals Technologies Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:34 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMinerals Technologies Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $1.04 Per Share, or $1.08 Per Share, Excluding Special Items
feeds.benzinga.com - February 2 at 7:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTX-US : January 23, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:53 am Minerals Tech appoints Matthew Garth as CFO
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. : MTX-US: Dividend Analysis : November 28th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 23, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:29 PM
streetinsider.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Elects Matthew Garth as CFO
www.streetinsider.com - January 23 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoMinerals Technologies Names Matthew Garth CFO
www.nasdaq.com - January 23 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatthew E. Garth Joins Minerals Technologies Inc. as Chief Financial Officer
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdvisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 10:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies Elects Brett Argirakis an Officer in the Company and a Member of the Executive Management Team
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 10:11 PM

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