What Are the Fundamentals Of MOS?

Mosaic Company logged a -3.6% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $45.48 per share. The S&P 500 index moved -0.1%. MOS's trading volume is 1,557,049 compared to the stock's average volume of 4,027,454.

Mosaic Company trades -26.72% away from its average analyst target price of $62.06 per share. The 21 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $49 to $92, and on average have given Mosaic Company a rating of buy.

If you are considering an investment in MOS, you'll want to know the following:

  • Mosaic Company's current price is 58.2% above its Graham number of $28.75, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Mosaic Company has moved 16.9% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of -17.4%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 10.25, Mosaic Company has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 4.4 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • MOS has a forward P/E ratio of 4.6 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $9.87 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 0.27 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Mosaic Company is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.3 compared to its sector average of 1.86

  • The Mosaic Company, through its subsidiaries, produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients in North America and internationally.

  • Based in Tampa, the company has 12,525 full time employees and a market cap of $15,485,075,456. Mosaic Company currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.1%.

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