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Is The Mosaic Company(NYSE: MOS), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 1/26/1988. The Mosaic Company is in the Agricultural Chemicals industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for The Mosaic Company, is 5536.1, and so far today it has a volume of 979777. Performance year to date since the 1/26/1988 is 3.51%.

To help you determine whether The Mosaic Company is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 17.64 and forward P/E is 27.52. PEG perhaps more useful shows that The Mosaic Company has a value for PEG of 2.52. P/S ratio is 1.33 and the P/B ratio is 0.98. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is *TBA and *TBA respectively.

At the current price The Mosaic Company is trading at, 27.97 (0.04% today), The Mosaic Company has a dividend yield of 3.93%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 69.40%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 1.59, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 110.35% after growing 3.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -102.70%, and -32.70% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 362.18, and the number of shares float is 332. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.10%, and institutional ownership is at 91.70%. The float short is 13.10%, with the short ratio at a value of 7.86. Management has seen a return on assets of 3.20%, and also a return on investment of 8.80%.

The ability for The Mosaic Company, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 2, and quick ratio is 1.1. Long term debt/equity is 0.38 and total debt/equity is 0.39. In terms of margins, The Mosaic Company has a gross margin of 14.20%, with its operating margin at 8.20%, and The Mosaic Company has a profit margin of 7.40%.

The 52 week high is -33.10%, with 29.73% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 2.79% and the 200 day simple moving average is 3.20%.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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