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How has The Mosaic Company:(NYSE:MOS) performed recently?

The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 10209.96. It is in the Agricultural Chemicals industry and sector Basic Materials, with a current P/E of 18.47, a forward P/E of 29.45 and EPS of 1.59. At a stock price of 28.84 (-1.47%) it has a dividend yield of 3.76%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -13.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by 3.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 112.85% and more long-term 7.00% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -102.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -32.70%.

For performance, The Mosaic Company the past week has seen a gain of 4.28%. For the last month performance for The Mosaic Company is 2.24%. While the last quarter is 13.97% and half year, 19.72%. Finally for the year, performance is -20.60%.

The 52-week high for The Mosaic Company, is at -28.14%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 33.77%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.65% and 6.68% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.34%, and for the month it is 3.41%. The Mosaic Company, has a target price of 26.33.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.38, and for total debt/equity The Mosaic Company has 0.39. The gross margin is 14.20%, while operating margin is 8.20%, the profit margin is 7.40%. The current ratio is 2 and the quick ratio is 1.1.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 93.20%. The Mosaic Company has a payout ratio of 69.40%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 348.82. The shares float is 332, with the float short at 13.10%, with short ratio coming to 7.9.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see The Mosaic Company, get 3.20%, with its returns on investment at 8.80%. Return on equity is 5.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 26.33, reached soon?

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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