Captrust Financial Advisors Takes $238,000 Position in Mosaic Company (The) (MOS)

Captrust Financial Advisors acquired a new position in shares of Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 10,442 shares of the basic materials company’s stock, valued at approximately $238,000.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Turner Investments LLC bought a new stake in Mosaic Company (The) during the 1st quarter worth about $158,000. Pacer Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in Mosaic Company (The) by 8.7% during the 2nd quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 7,366 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $168,000 after acquiring an additional 587 shares during the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. grew its holdings in Mosaic Company (The) by 878.3% during the 1st quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 6,007 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $175,000 after acquiring an additional 5,393 shares during the last quarter. CrestPoint Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Mosaic Company (The) during the 2nd quarter worth about $208,000. Finally, Greenwood Capital Associates LLC bought a new stake in Mosaic Company (The) during the 1st quarter worth about $211,000. 76.81% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

In other Mosaic Company (The) news, Director Robert L. Lumpkins acquired 7,000 shares of Mosaic Company (The) stock in a transaction on Monday, August 21st. The stock was purchased at an average price of $19.94 per share, for a total transaction of $139,580.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 9,339 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $186,219.66. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. 0.38% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

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MOS has been the topic of a number of research reports. Morgan Stanley cut their target price on shares of Mosaic Company (The) from $27.00 to $25.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Mosaic Company (The) from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Mosaic Company (The) from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and set a $27.00 target price on shares of Mosaic Company (The) in a research report on Friday, July 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and set a $26.00 target price on shares of Mosaic Company (The) in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $25.15.

Mosaic Company (NYSE MOS) opened at 20.66 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $7.25 billion, a PE ratio of 49.19 and a beta of 1.27. The company has a 50 day moving average of $20.72 and a 200 day moving average of $24.31. Mosaic Company has a 1-year low of $19.23 and a 1-year high of $34.36.

Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The basic materials company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $1.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.75 billion. Mosaic Company (The) had a return on equity of 3.31% and a net margin of 2.07%. Mosaic Company (The)’s quarterly revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.06 EPS. On average, analysts predict that Mosaic Company will post $0.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be paid a $0.15 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 6th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.90%. Mosaic Company (The)’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 142.86%.

About Mosaic Company (The)

The Mosaic Company is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company operates through three segments: Phosphates, Potash and International Distribution. The Company is a supplier of phosphate- and potash-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients. The Phosphates segment owns and operates mines and production facilities in Florida, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients and phosphate-based animal feed ingredients, and processing plants in Louisiana, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients.

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