Minerals Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:MTX)

About Minerals Technologies

Minerals Technologies logoMinerals Technologies Inc. is a resource-and technology-based company that develops, produces and markets worldwide a range of specialty mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and related systems and services. It has five segments. The Specialty Minerals, Performance Materials, and Construction Technologies segments produce and sell products and technologies based primarily upon the mineral products calcium carbonate, bentonite, talc, chromite and leonardite. These products are used principally in the paper, metalcasting, building materials, paints and coatings, consumer products, ceramic, polymer, and food and pharmaceutical industries. The Refractories segment produces monolithic refractory materials and specialty products, services and application equipment used by the steel, non-ferrous metal and glass industries. The Energy Services segment provides produced water treatment, filtration and well-testing services to both on-shore and off-shore oil and gas producers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MTX
  • CUSIP: 60315810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $77.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $79.13
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $74.03
  • 52-Week Range: $35,037,000.00 - $49.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.88
  • P/E Growth: 2.04
  • Market Cap: $2.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,037,000
  • Beta: 2.04
Profitability:
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $69.00 (10.80% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/2/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$76.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$62.00View Rating Details
10/13/2015KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$70.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017        
2/2/2017Q4 2016$1.05$1.08$393.05 million$401.30 millionViewListenView 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$0.74$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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.76 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.20 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.97$1.06$1.00
Q2 20163$1.15$1.18$1.16
Q3 20164$1.09$1.23$1.16
Q4 20163$1.04$1.11$1.07
Q1 20173$1.00$1.20$1.10
Q2 20173$1.29$1.32$1.30
Q3 20172$1.20$1.22$1.21
Q4 20172$1.14$1.16$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)
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.26%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:5.28% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
4.20% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
3.85% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 History for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.28%
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

Latest Headlines for Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:45 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) – Insider Sold 790 shares of Stock (NYSE:MTX)
marketexclusive.com - February 18 at 11:43 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:MTX)
biz.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:43 AM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTX-US : February 17, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 17 at 4:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:MTX)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:46 PM
News IconSenior Vice President of Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX), Mayger Douglas W, sells 790 shares worth $62,474 (NYSE:MTX)
empowerednews.net - February 16 at 6:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off (NYSE:MTX)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. :MTX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 8, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 7:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. :MTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 7, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 7 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MTX earnings conference call or presentation 3-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 12:27 AM
rttnews.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc Q4 Earnings Advance 10% (NYSE:MTX)
www.rttnews.com - February 3 at 5:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Minerals Technologies Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:MTX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:34 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies beats 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:MTX)
sg.finance.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 (NYSE:MTX)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 2 at 7:29 PM
News IconNew Amsterdam Partners LLC Lowered Position in Minerals Technologies INC (MTX) by $7.32 Million (NYSE:MTX)
randolphguide.com - January 31 at 7:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTX-US : January 23, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:53 am Minerals Tech appoints Matthew Garth as CFO (NYSE:MTX)
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 (NYSE:MTX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:29 PM
streetinsider.com logoMinerals Technologies (MTX) Elects Matthew Garth as CFO (NYSE:MTX)
www.streetinsider.com - January 23 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoMinerals Technologies Names Matthew Garth CFO (NYSE:MTX)
www.nasdaq.com - January 23 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatthew E. Garth Joins Minerals Technologies Inc. as Chief Financial Officer (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:59 AM
4-traders.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc. : Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:MTX)
www.4-traders.com - January 20 at 7:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdvisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call (NYSE:MTX)
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 (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 10:11 PM
4-traders.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC : Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:MTX)
www.4-traders.com - January 19 at 12:18 AM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MTX) : January 11, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 7:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MTX-US : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 7:35 PM
stocksdaily.net logoQuarterly Accrued Expenses Of Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) At $73.8 Millions (NYSE:MTX)
www.stocksdaily.net - December 26 at 6:08 PM
stocksdaily.net logoMinerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) Quarterly Accrued Expenses At $73.8 Millions (NYSE:MTX)
www.stocksdaily.net - December 20 at 12:38 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoMinerals Technologies board elects Douglas Dietrich as CEO (NYSE:MTX)
feeds.reuters.com - December 19 at 10:49 AM
4-traders.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC : Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:MTX)
www.4-traders.com - December 17 at 7:04 PM
insidermonkey.com logoIs Synaptics, Incorporated (SYNA) A Good Stock To Buy? (NYSE:MTX)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 13 at 7:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:02 am Minerals Tech Board of Directors Elects interim co-CEO Douglas Dietrich CEO (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies Board of Directors Elects Douglas T. Dietrich Chief Executive Officer (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:29 AM
News IconGMV Minerals Inc. Discovers and Intends to Drill a New Epithermal Target on Its Arizona Gold Property (NYSE:MTX)
military-technologies.net - December 8 at 3:33 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMinerals Tech downgraded by JP Morgan (NYSE:MTX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 2 at 6:23 PM
News IconDo Hedge Funds Love Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX)? (NYSE:MTX)
feedproxy.google.com - December 2 at 1:55 PM
4-traders.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC : ex-dividend day (NYSE:MTX)
www.4-traders.com - November 23 at 6:23 PM
nasdaq.com logoMinerals Technologies About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (MTX) (NYSE:MTX)
www.nasdaq.com - November 21 at 6:49 PM
stocksdaily.net logoMinerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) Held $232 In Cash And Short-Term ... (NYSE:MTX)
www.stocksdaily.net - November 21 at 6:49 PM
marketexclusive.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC. (NYSE:MTX) Files An 8-K Other Events (NYSE:MTX)
marketexclusive.com - November 18 at 5:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:MTX)
biz.yahoo.com - November 16 at 6:39 PM
publicnow.com logoMinerals Technologies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:MTX)
www.publicnow.com - November 16 at 9:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTX-US : November 11, 2016 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - November 11 at 8:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Minerals Technologies, Inc. : November 10, 2016 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - November 10 at 6:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoMinerals Technologies, Inc. :MTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 9, 2016 (NYSE:MTX)
www.capitalcube.com - November 9 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MTX earnings conference call or presentation 4-Nov-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:MTX)
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 8:38 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMinerals Technologies beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:MTX)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 9:45 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and (NYSE:MTX)
biz.yahoo.com - November 3 at 6:22 PM
publicnow.com logoMinerals Technologies Reports Third Quarter Earnings of $1.18 per Share, Or $1.17 per Share, Excluding Special Items (NYSE:MTX)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 6:22 PM

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 18th. Investors of record on Friday, February 17th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, March 9th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.26%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 15th.

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

2 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Minerals Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect Minerals Technologies' share price to reach $69.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Minerals Technologies announce their earnings?

Minerals Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 3rd 2017.

Who owns Minerals Technologies stock?

Minerals Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.24%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (3.56%), State Street Corp (3.11%), Royce & Associates LP (2.99%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.22%) and Skyline Asset Management LP (1.07%). 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.

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 Franklin Resources Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Numeric Investors LLC, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC and Stone Run Capital 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.

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

Minerals Technologies' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Comerica Bank, Credit Agricole S A, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Burney Co., Putnam Investments LLC and Clark Capital Management Group Inc..

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 $77.35.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff