Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): Price and Financial Metrics

Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): $63.09

-2.19 (-3.35%)

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CMP Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for CMP is 4.48 -- better than 90.68% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Compass Minerals International Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 87.9% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For CMP, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 88.36% of US equities we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Compass Minerals International Inc are HRI, TV, TPC, SLGN, and CLW.
  • CMP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Compass Minerals International Inc's official web site, go to

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CMP Price/Volume Stats

Current price $63.09 52-week high $69.24
Prev. close $65.28 52-week low $34.39
Day low $62.66 Volume 198,700
Day high $65.08 Avg. volume 238,468
50-day MA $62.81 Dividend yield 4.56%
200-day MA $57.81 Market Cap 2.14B

Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP) Company Bio

Compass Minerals International produces and markets salt, sulfate of potash specialty fertilizer (SOP), plant micronutrients, and magnesium chloride primarily in North America and the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Overland Park, Kansas.

CMP Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$63.09$89.37 37%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for CMP, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Compass Minerals International Inc ranked in the 60th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 37.67% on a DCF basis. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for CMP, they are:

  • The company's balance sheet shows it gets 62% of its capital from equity, and 38% of its capital from debt. Notably, its equity weight is greater than merely 21.41% of US equities in the Basic Materials sector yielding a positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 38% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than 71.05% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • Compass Minerals International Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than merely 24.02% of tickers in our DCF set.

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For other companies in the Basic Materials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CMP, try ZEUS, SVM, MDU, FF, and VHI.

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Compass Minerals declares $0.72 dividend

Compass Minerals (CMP) declares $0.72/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 4.41%Payable March 19; for shareholders of record March 10; ex-div March 9.See CMP Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | February 25, 2021

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.76 EPS

Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday. The basic materials company reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.38 by ($0.76), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Compass Minerals International had a net margin of 5.73% and a return on equity of 21.38%. CMP traded down $4.48 […]

Transcript Daily | February 17, 2021

Compass Minerals Intl: Q4 Earnings Insights

Shares of Compass Minerals Intl (NYSE:CMP) moved higher in after-market trading after the company reported Q4 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share fell 61.96% over the past year to $0.62, which missed the estimate of $1.47. Revenue of $421,100,000 decreased by 15.83% year over year, which missed the estimate of $453,250,000. Outlook Earnings guidance hasn't been issued by the company for now. View more earnings on CMP Compass Minerals Intl hasn't issued any revenue guidance for the time being. Price Action Company's 52-week high was at $66.30 Company's 52-week low was at $34.39 Price action over last quarter: Up 17.24% Company Profile Compass Minerals produces two primary products: salt and sulfate of potash, a specialty fertilizer. The company's main assets include rock salt m...

Yahoo | February 16, 2021

Compass Minerals Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP), a leading global provider of essential minerals, today reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 results.

Yahoo | February 16, 2021

Earnings Scheduled For February 16, 2021

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Yahoo | February 16, 2021

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CMP Price Returns

1-mo 6.45%
3-mo -1.93%
6-mo 12.06%
1-year 20.18%
3-year 20.65%
5-year 16.26%
YTD 2.22%
2020 6.56%
2019 54.45%
2018 -39.45%
2017 -3.85%
2016 8.07%

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