NYSE:MTX - Minerals Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $49.34 -1.38 (-2.72 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$49.34Today's Range$49.10 - $51.045052-Week Range$49.10 - $80.80Volume203,054 shsAverage Volume120,294 shsMarket Capitalization$1.79 billionP/E Ratio10.75Dividend Yield0.39%Beta2.16 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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 Current SymbolNYSE:MTX Previous Symbol CUSIP60315810 Webwww.mineralstech.com Phone212-878-1800 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio2.15 Quick Ratio1.57 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.75 Forward P/E Ratio10.22 P/E Growth1.21 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.68 billion Price / Sales1.04 Cash Flow$6.9986 per share Price / Cash Flow7.05 Book Value$36.17 per share Price / Book1.36 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.59 Net Income$195.10 million Net Margins11.38% Return on Equity12.91% Return on Assets5.57% Miscellaneous Employees3,657 Outstanding Shares35,260,000Market Cap$1.79 billion OptionableOptionable 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 24th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 26th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 23rd. View Minerals Technologies' Dividend History. How will Minerals Technologies' stock buyback program work? Minerals Technologies declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Friday, September 22nd 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 6.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Minerals Technologies' earnings last quarter? Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The basic materials company reported $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.02. The basic materials company had revenue of $464.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $464.20 million. Minerals Technologies had a return on equity of 12.91% and a net margin of 11.38%. The company's revenue was up 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.19 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, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Minerals Technologies. Has Minerals Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about MTX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Minerals Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 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), Luxfer (LXFR), Venator Materials (VNTR), LSB Industries (LXU), NL Industries (NL), Hydrogenics (HYGS), Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLXF) and Praxair (PX). 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. Michael A. Cipolla, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 60) Who are Minerals Technologies' major shareholders? Minerals Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.26%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.22%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.22%), Royce & Associates LP (4.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.57%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.10%). Company insiders that own Minerals Technologies stock include Andrew M Jones, Carolyn K Pittman, Dj Monagle III, Douglas W Mayger, Franklin Feder, John J Carmola and Joseph C Breunig. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Minerals Technologies. Which major investors are selling Minerals Technologies stock? MTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Comerica Bank, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Man Group plc. Company insiders that have sold Minerals Technologies company stock in the last year include Andrew M Jones and Douglas W Mayger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Minerals Technologies. Which major investors are buying Minerals Technologies stock? MTX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, BlackRock Inc., Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Moody National Bank Trust Division, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC and Vanguard Group Inc. Company insiders that have bought Minerals Technologies stock in the last two years include Carolyn K Pittman, Franklin Feder, John J Carmola 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 $49.34. How big of a company is Minerals Technologies? Minerals Technologies has a market capitalization of $1.79 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. 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: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 156 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 229 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 385MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Minerals Technologies and other stocks. 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