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

Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): $52.69

-0.17 (-0.32%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where CMP ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 83.17% of US stocks.
  • CMP's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 161 days.
  • CMP ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 1st percentile.

CMP Stock Summary

  • For CMP, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 92.01% of US equities we're observing.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for Compass Minerals International Inc comes in at -38.8%, a number that bests merely 4.9% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for CMP comes in at 21.99% -- higher than that of 91.14% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CMP, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ALEX, ALCO, TROX, HLX, and CSV.
  • CMP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Compass Minerals International Inc's official web site, go to

CMP Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, CMP's EV/EBIT ratio is 493.42% lower, now standing at -59.8.
  • Over the past 216 months, CMP's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.9.
  • Over the past 216 months, CMP's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CMP.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CMP 2021-09-03 1.7 12.4 -16.9 -59.8
CMP 2021-09-02 1.7 12.4 -17.0 -59.8
CMP 2021-09-01 1.7 12.1 -16.6 -59.0
CMP 2021-08-31 1.7 12.2 -16.7 -59.2
CMP 2021-08-30 1.7 12.1 -16.6 -58.8
CMP 2021-08-27 1.7 12.2 -16.6 -59.0

CMP Growth Metrics

    The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 42.73%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at -25.9%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -61.02%.
CMP's revenue has moved down $622,500,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows CMP's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 889.1 149.4 -177.4
2021-06-30 1,328.9 151.7 -136.3
2021-03-31 1,385.6 146.8 -191.7
2020-12-31 1,373.5 175.2 59.5
2020-09-30 1,452.7 256.7 83.3
2020-06-30 1,511.6 290.3 96

CMP's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CMP has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 86.92% of graded US stocks.
  • CMP's asset turnover comes in at 0.641 -- ranking 6th of 42 Non-Metallic and Industrial Metal Mining stocks.
  • SLCA, UUUU, and USAS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CMP.

The table below shows CMP's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.641 0.214 -0.021
2021-03-31 0.659 0.232 -0.040
2020-12-31 0.638 0.227 0.051
2020-09-30 0.660 0.244 0.065
2020-06-30 0.674 0.246 0.071
2020-03-31 0.652 0.234 0.063

CMP Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CMP, see our CMP price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $70.71 Average Broker Recommendation 1.79 (Moderate Buy)

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CMP Price/Volume Stats

Current price $52.69 52-week high $75.44
Prev. close $52.86 52-week low $47.10
Day low $51.70 Volume 115,102
Day high $53.30 Avg. volume 256,731
50-day MA $54.15 Dividend yield 1.14%
200-day MA $63.63 Market Cap 1.79B

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.

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Yahoo | January 19, 2022

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Yahoo | January 10, 2022

Compass Minerals Provides Fiscal 2022 First-Quarter Snow Data and Salt Segment Sales

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., January 06, 2022--Compass Minerals Announces Snow Data and Salt Segment Sales

Yahoo | January 6, 2022

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CMP Price Returns

1-mo 2.27%
3-mo -24.17%
6-mo -22.82%
1-year -12.23%
3-year 26.81%
5-year -17.73%
YTD 3.15%
2021 -14.27%
2020 6.56%
2019 54.45%
2018 -39.45%
2017 -3.85%

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