NYSE:MTX - Minerals Technologies Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $76.30 +1.05 (+1.40 %) (As of 07/20/2018 02:59 AM ET)Previous Close$75.25Today's Range$74.35 - $76.5552-Week Range$62.55 - $78.35Volume100,600 shsAverage Volume149,264 shsMarket Capitalization$2.64 billionP/E Ratio16.62Dividend Yield0.27%Beta2.28 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. This segment's products are used in paper, building materials, paint and coatings, glass, ceramic, polymer, food, automotive, and pharmaceutical industries. Its Performance Materials segment supplies bentonite and bentonite-related products, as well as chromite and leonardite. This segment offers metal casting products; household, personal care, and specialty products; and basic minerals, environmental products, and building materials. In addition, this segment provides products for non-residential construction, environmental, and infrastructure projects, as well as for construction project customers. It company's Refractories segment offers monolithic and shaped refractory materials; specialty products, services, and application and measurement equipment; and calcium metal and metallurgical wire products that are used in the applications of steel, non-ferrous metal, and glass industries. Its Energy Services segment provides offshore filtration and well testing services to the oil and gas industry. The company markets its products primarily through its direct sales force, as well as regional distributors. Minerals Technologies Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in New York City, New York. Receive MTX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MTX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals SectorBasic Materials SymbolNYSE:MTX CUSIP60315810 Webwww.mineralstech.com Phone212-878-1800 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.72 Current Ratio2.96 Quick Ratio2.22 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.62 Forward P/E Ratio15.48 P/E Growth1.85 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.68 billion Price / Sales1.61 Cash Flow$7.3365 per share Price / Cash10.40 Book Value$36.17 per share Price / Book2.11 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.59 Net Income$195.10 million Net Margins11.77% Return on Equity13.36% Return on Assets5.57% Miscellaneous Employees3,657 Outstanding Shares35,360,000Market Cap$2,643.47 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, July 18th. Investors of record on Friday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, September 6th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.26%. View Minerals Technologies' Dividend History. How will Minerals Technologies' stock buyback program work? Minerals Technologies declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Friday, September 22nd 2017, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 6.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Minerals Technologies' earnings last quarter? Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The basic materials company reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.12 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $431.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $420 million. Minerals Technologies had a net margin of 11.77% and a return on equity of 13.36%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.97 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, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Minerals Technologies. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Minerals Technologies? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Minerals Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Minerals Technologies' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Minerals Technologies include JSR Corp/ADR (JSCPY), Kronos Worldwide (KRO), Tronox (TROX), Valhi (VHI), Venator Materials (VNTR), Luxfer (LXFR), NL Industries (NL), LSB Industries (LXU), Hydrogenics (HYGS) and Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLXF). Who are Minerals Technologies' key executives? Minerals Technologies' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Douglas T. Dietrich, CEO & Director (Age 49)Mr. Matthew E. Garth, Sr. VP of Fin. & Treasury and CFO (Age 44)Mr. Thomas J. Meek, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, HR, Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 61)Mr. D. J. Monagle III, Group Pres for Specialty Minerals & Refractories (Age 55)Mr. Gary L. Castagna, Group Pres of Performance Materials & Construction Technologies (Age 56) Has Minerals Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about MTX stock have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Minerals Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are Minerals Technologies' major shareholders? Minerals Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.10%), Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.02%) and Oakbrook Investments LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Minerals Technologies stock include Carolyn K Pittman, Dj Monagle III, Douglas T Dietrich, Douglas W Mayger, Franklin Feder, Jonathan J Hastings, Joseph C Breunig, Michael Cipolla and Patrick Carpenter. 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 Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Minerals Technologies company stock in the last year include Dj Monagle III and Douglas W Mayger. 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 Oakbrook Investments LLC. Company insiders that have bought Minerals Technologies stock in the last two years include Carolyn K Pittman, Franklin Feder and Joseph C Breunig. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Minerals Technologies' stock price today? One share of MTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.30. How big of a company is Minerals Technologies? Minerals Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.64 billion and generates $1.68 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $195.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.59 on an earnings per share basis. Minerals Technologies employs 3,657 workers across the globe. 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: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 148 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 197 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 345MarketBeat'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. 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