The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) registered a -1.32% decrease, still its new closing price is 48.60% up from the company’s 1 year high of 33.99.It posted 0.45% gains in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 11 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. 6 of Wall Street analysts have an underperform rating; the 1 sells versus 3 buy or better ratings. The 21 stock analysts following this company have an average price target at $27.26, with individual PT in the $20.00-$48.00 range. The shares moved at $31.42, implying that brokerage firms see shares gaining about 42.27% in twelve months time.
The Mosaic Company (MOS) SEC Form 4 News
The stock is getting much attention these days as insiders are offloading shares while they posted a 7.13% rise year to date. A Senior VP -Finance at The Mosaic Company (MOS) offloaded shares in a transaction closed on Thursday June 02, 2016. BRAUSEN ANTHONY T sold 19,716 shares in the company at $25.72 each and collected $507,000 in proceeds. BRAUSEN ANTHONY T now owns 26,891 shares in the company after this transaction. A EVP, CFO in the company, MACK RICHARD L, disclosed a transaction on Friday May 13, 2016 that ended up generating $931,000 from the sale of 36,629 shares at $25.43 per share.
The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) Upcoming Results on Tap
The Mosaic Company will next provide financial results for the March 2017 quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.27 in that period. Sales during the quarter are predicted to arrive at $1.64 billion.
Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $1.95 billion in revenue and EPS of $0.33. The mean forecast was for $1.92 billion and $0.11 a share, respectively. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $1.67 billion, with earnings at $0.06/share.
The Mosaic Company (MOS) Brokerage Update
The Mosaic Company (MOS) is in CLSA’s research list so their analyst rating change is noteworthy. These shares were upgraded to Buy from Outperform by CLSA, according to news reported on Wednesday November 02, 2016.Another important research note was issued by Susquehanna on Wednesday August 17, 2016.The firm downgraded MOS to Neutral from Positive. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of The Mosaic Company (MOS), have changed 15.87% and 27.88%, respectively.