Mosaic Co. (MOS): Price and Financial Metrics

Mosaic Co. (MOS): $50.08

0.22 (+0.44%)

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  • MOS scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 95.35% of US stocks.
  • MOS's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • MOS ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

MOS Stock Summary

  • MOSAIC CO's stock had its IPO on January 26, 1988, making it an older stock than 90.31% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 4.53, MOSAIC CO P/E ratio is greater than that of about just 8.52% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, MOSAIC CO is reporting a growth rate of 178.52%; that's higher than 91.3% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MOSAIC CO, a group of peers worth examining would be LBRDA, BYD, NXST, LAMR, and CLH.
  • Visit MOS's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MOS Valuation Summary

  • MOS's EV/EBIT ratio is 4; this is 61.54% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • MOS's price/earnings ratio has moved up 23.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MOS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MOS 2023-01-27 0.9 1.5 4.5 4.0
MOS 2023-01-26 0.9 1.4 4.5 3.9
MOS 2023-01-25 0.9 1.4 4.4 3.9
MOS 2023-01-24 0.9 1.4 4.4 3.9
MOS 2023-01-23 0.9 1.4 4.4 3.9
MOS 2023-01-20 0.9 1.4 4.4 3.9

MOS Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -50.15%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -17.52%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -50.15%.
Over the past 33 months, MOS's revenue has gone up $9,578,600,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 18,484.9 3,410.5 3,724.4
2022-06-30 16,555 2,944.4 3,254.6
2022-03-31 13,982.6 2,374.4 2,655.9
2021-12-31 12,357.4 2,187 1,630.6
2021-09-30 10,973.8 1,995 1,793.7
2021-06-30 9,936.7 1,912.9 1,415.6

MOS'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.
  • MOS has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 59.86% of graded US stocks.
  • MOS's asset turnover comes in at 0.534 -- ranking 56th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • LXU, OLN, and ECVT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MOS.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.534 0.224 0.095
2021-06-30 0.497 0.197 0.069
2021-03-31 0.473 0.159 0.043
2020-12-31 0.453 0.123 0.014
2020-09-30 0.436 0.088 -0.067
2020-06-30 0.446 0.076 -0.067

MOS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MOS, see our MOS 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 $40.53 Average Broker Recommendation 1.66 (Moderate Buy)

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MOS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $50.08 52-week high $79.28
Prev. close $49.86 52-week low $40.29
Day low $49.69 Volume 525,347
Day high $50.29 Avg. volume 3,823,258
50-day MA $47.18 Dividend yield 1.2%
200-day MA $52.35 Market Cap 17.05B

Mosaic Co. (MOS) Company Bio

The Mosaic Company is a Fortune 500 company based in Tampa, Florida which mines phosphatepotash, and collects urea for fertilizer, through various international distribution networks, and Mosaic Fertilizantes. It is the largest U.S. producer of potash and phosphate fertilizer. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest MOS News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MOSAIC CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MOS as an investment opportunity.

Mosaic yet to finalize a date to restart its Canadian potash mine

Resumption will depend on when the company’s current inventory drops enough to restart operations for the long term

Financial Post | January 27, 2023

The 3 Best Fertilizer Stocks to Buy for February

These fertilizer stocks will climb to new heights this year following the supply chain crisis

Muslim Farooque on InvestorPlace | January 26, 2023

Mosaic says potash stockpiles too high to restart Colonsay mine

Production was curtailed at the Colonsay mine near Saskatoon in December and it was expected to be restarted early this year.

TheStarPhoenix | January 26, 2023

A Look Into Mosaic''s Debt

Over the past three months, shares of Mosaic Inc. (NYSE: MOS ) decreased by 10.60%. When understanding a companies price change over a time period like 3 months, it could be helpful to look at its financials. One key aspect of a companies financials is its debt, but before we understand the importance of debt, let''s look at how much debt Mosaic has. Mosaic Debt Based on Mosaic''s financial statement as of November 8, 2022, long-term debt is at $3.33 billion and current debt is at $1.46 billion, amounting to $4.79 billion in total debt. Adjusted for $702.80 million in cash-equivalents, the company''s net debt is at $4.09 billion. Let''s define some of the terms we used in the paragraph above. Current debt is the … Full story available on

Benzinga | January 25, 2023

Fertilizer producer Mosaic says stockpiles too high to restart Canadian mine

WINNIPEG — Fertilizer producer Mosaic Co does not currently see the right market conditions to restart its idled Canadian potash mine, with high inventories in the key markets of the United States and Brazil and cold weather slowing train movement of the crop nutrient from Canada, Chief Executive Joc O’Rourke said on Wednesday. Mosaic Co […]

Financial Post | January 25, 2023

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MOS Price Returns

1-mo 17.48%
3-mo 1.90%
6-mo -3.56%
1-year 14.54%
3-year 158.58%
5-year 100.58%
YTD 14.16%
2022 12.79%
2021 72.15%
2020 7.60%
2019 -25.28%
2018 14.22%

MOS Dividends

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