The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) went down by -0.15% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $27.90. The company’s stock price has collected 13.10% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 12/17/20 that Mosaic Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 Per Share
Is It Worth Investing in The Mosaic Company (NYSE :MOS) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for MOS is at 1.80. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 21 who provided ratings for The Mosaic Company declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 11 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $26.05, which is -$1.42 below the current price. MOS currently public float of 342.73M and currently shorts hold a 2.45% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MOS was 5.17M shares.
MOS’s Market Performance
MOS stocks went up by 13.10% for the week, with a monthly jump of 19.46% and a quarterly performance of 35.82%, while its annual performance rate touched 29.83%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.29% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.71% for The Mosaic Company. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.17% for MOS stocks with a simple moving average of 64.52% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of MOS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MOS stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for MOS by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for MOS in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $32 based on the research report published on January 07th of the current year 2021.
Scotiabank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see MOS reach a price target of $23. The rating they have provided for MOS stocks is “Sector Perform” according to the report published on November 03rd, 2020.
Citigroup gave a rating of “Neutral” to MOS, setting the target price at $20.50 in the report published on October 21st of the previous year.
MOS Trading at 26.77% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MOS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -4.05% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.71%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.29%, as shares surge +20.31% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +48.15% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MOS rose by +13.10%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +149.72% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $23.47. In addition, The Mosaic Company saw 16.34% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at MOS starting from Isaacson Mark J., who purchase 1,000 shares at the price of $9.67 back on Mar 17. After this action, Isaacson Mark J. now owns 22,062 shares of The Mosaic Company, valued at $9,665 using the latest closing price.
Bernardes Oscar, the Director of The Mosaic Company, purchase 5,000 shares at $9.96 during a trade that took place back on Mar 16, which means that Bernardes Oscar is holding 5,000 shares at $49,781 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MOS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +5.65 for the present operating margin
- +9.63 for the gross margin
The net margin for The Mosaic Company stands at -11.98. The total capital return value is set at 3.44, while invested capital returns managed to touch -7.43. Equity return is now at value -12.50, with -5.70 for asset returns.
Based on The Mosaic Company (MOS), the company’s capital structure generated 52.35 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 34.36. Total debt to assets is 24.92, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 50.65. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 33.25.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.43, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.38. The receivables turnover for the company is 9.04 and the total asset turnover is 0.45. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.43.