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NYSE:MTX - Minerals Technologies Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.11 (-0.19 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $56.50
50-Day Range
MA: $54.10
52-Week Range
Now: $56.50
Volume201,261 shs
Average Volume169,241 shs
Market Capitalization$1.97 billion
P/E Ratio11.67
Dividend Yield0.35%
Minerals Technologies Inc develops, produces, and markets various specialty mineral, mineral-based, and synthetic mineral products, and supporting systems and services worldwide. The company's Specialty Minerals segment produces and sells precipitated calcium carbonate and quicklime; and provides natural mineral products comprising limestone and talc. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.81 billion
Cash Flow$7.66 per share
Book Value$39.29 per share


Net Income$169 million


Market Cap$1.97 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Estimated)

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Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Wednesday, October 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, December 12th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 1st. View Minerals Technologies' Dividend History.

How were Minerals Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The basic materials company reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.05. The basic materials company earned $449.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $449.43 million. Minerals Technologies had a return on equity of 11.08% and a net margin of 8.16%. The company's revenue was down 3.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.27 earnings per share. View Minerals Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Minerals Technologies' next earnings date?

Minerals Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Minerals Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for MTX?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Minerals Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Minerals Technologies' stock price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Minerals Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Minerals Technologies?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Minerals Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Minerals Technologies.

Has Minerals Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MTX stock has been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Minerals Technologies earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Minerals Technologies.

Are investors shorting Minerals Technologies?

Minerals Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 572,100 shares, an increase of 22.5% from the November 14th total of 467,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 225,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Minerals Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Minerals Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Minerals Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Minerals Technologies investors own include Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Allergan (AGN), Callon Petroleum (CPE), Nike (NKE), Skechers USA (SKX), Ambarella (AMBA), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Biogen (BIIB) and Booking (BKNG).

Who are Minerals Technologies' key executives?

Minerals Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas T. Dietrich, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Matthew E. Garth, Sr. VP of Fin. & Treasury and CFO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Meek, Sr. VP of HR, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. D. J. Monagle III, Group Pres of Specialty Minerals & Refractories (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael A. Cipolla, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)

Who are Minerals Technologies' major shareholders?

Minerals Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.20%), Boston Partners (1.94%), Voya Investment Management LLC (1.45%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.73%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.69%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.56%). Company insiders that own Minerals Technologies stock include Andrew M Jones, Carolyn K Pittman, Dj Monagle III, Douglas T Dietrich, Douglas W Mayger, Franklin Feder, John J Carmola, Joseph C Breunig, Michael Cipolla, Robert L Clark and Thomas J Meek. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Minerals Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Minerals Technologies stock?

MTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, State Street Corp, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Barclays PLC, Lapides Asset Management LLC, Boston Partners, First Quadrant L P CA and Keybank National Association OH. Company insiders that have sold Minerals Technologies company stock in the last year include Dj Monagle III, Michael Cipolla and Thomas J Meek. View Insider Buying and Selling for Minerals Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Minerals Technologies stock?

MTX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Voya Investment Management LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Stifel Financial Corp and Systematic Financial Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Minerals Technologies stock in the last two years include Carolyn K Pittman, Douglas T Dietrich, Franklin Feder, John J Carmola, Joseph C Breunig and Robert L Clark. View Insider Buying and Selling for Minerals Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Minerals Technologies?

Shares of MTX 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Minerals Technologies' stock price today?

One share of MTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.50.

How big of a company is Minerals Technologies?

Minerals Technologies has a market capitalization of $1.97 billion and generates $1.81 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $169 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.84 on an earnings per share basis. Minerals Technologies employs 1,995 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Minerals Technologies.

What is Minerals Technologies' official website?

The official website for Minerals Technologies is http://www.mineralstech.com/.

How can I contact Minerals Technologies?

Minerals Technologies' mailing address is 622 THIRD AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10017. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 212-878-1800.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Minerals Technologies (NYSE MTX)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  177 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  463
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Minerals Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MTX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MTX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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