Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $24.8. The stock traded with the volume of 6.35 Million in the last trading session. Mosaic Company (The) opened at $27.4 and closed by showing an increase of 4.95%. The Bid price in the last session was $28.31 x 200 and the Ask price was $28.56 x 200. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Mosaic Company (The) has the Market Capitalization of 9.95 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $32.26 and 52-Week Low of $22.02 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 7, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 2, 2016.

Mosaic Company (The) reported its last Earnings on Nov 01 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.41/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.1/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.31/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 310%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 9 – Feb 13 (Est.).

Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Mosaic Company (The) has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of -75.5%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be 14.3%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of -24.35% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be -30.11% per annum.

19 number of analysts also provided their insight on Mosaic Company (The), where the Average Price Target for the stock is $24.8. They also projected Low Price Target as $19 while High Price Target is set at $31.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 2 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 1 reported it as Buy.12 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 7 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Mosaic Company (The) annual Divided is 1.1 while it’s Dividend Yield is 3.87%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 22.77 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 31.84. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 1.33 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.01, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 0 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 2.5 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 4.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 8.8%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 6.96% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 13.25 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.44 percent.

A look at performance overview of Mosaic Company (The) depicts that Performance (Week) is 4.82 percent while Performance Month is 21.92%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -3.7% and Half Year Performance value stands at 12.9%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -7.05 percent. Mosaic Company (The) has its YTD performance of 7.2 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 2 Oct 2016 where Director Cooper (Nancy E) did a transaction type “Buy” in which 1298 shares were traded at a price of $0. Another insider trade includes Director Lumpkins (Robert L) who also initiated a transaction in which 2345 shares were traded on 2 Oct 2016 as “Buy”. On 2 Oct 2016 Director Ebel (Gregory L) traded 1997 shares as “Buy” at $0. Director Popowich (James L) Buy 1198 shares on 2 Oct 2016 at the price of $0.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm CLSA on 2-Nov-16 who Upgrade the stock from Outperform to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 17-Aug-16, Susquehanna took an action “Downgrade” from Positive to Neutral. On 2-Aug-16, the stock was Downgrade to Underperform by Credit Suisse.