Mosaic Company (The)s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 16.28% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 19.06% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 43.43% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Mosaic Company (The) has a positive value of 8.63 compared to overall market. Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) has climbed 3.17% in the past week and advanced 5.15% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.34% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.27% for the last 4 weeks period.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $32.08 and hit $33.04 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $32.86, with a gain of 3.24% or 1.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,617,034 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $33.99 and the company has a market cap of $11,509 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.2 .
Mosaic Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 7, 2017. The company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.09. Analyst had a consensus of $0.12. The company had revenue of $1862.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1805.00 million. The companys revenue was down -13.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.44 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Mosaic Co was Downgraded by CLSA to Outperform on Feb 8, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Dec 9, 2016 to Underperform, Raises Price Target to $ 25 from a previous price target of $21 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jun 6, 2016, Anthony T Brausen (Senior VP -Finance) sold 19,716 shares at 25.72 per share price.On May 16, 2016, Richard L Mack (EVP, Chief Financial Officer) sold 36,629 shares at 25.62 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, Gregory L Ebel (director) purchased 9,000 shares at 29.56 per share price.
The Mosaic Company is one of the worlds leading producers and marketers of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. For the global agriculture industry, Mosaic is a single source for phosphates, potash, nitrogen fertilizers and feed ingredients.