Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX): Price and Financial Metrics

Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX): $61.54

1.25 (+2.07%)

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  • MTX scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 71.81% of US stocks.
  • MTX's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • MTX ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 32nd percentile.

MTX Stock Summary

  • MTX's went public 30.12 years ago, making it older than 81.76% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC is higher than it is for about 80.35% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, MTX is more volatile than just 20.52% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CMCO, LXFR, TWI, HAYW, and REZI.
  • Visit MTX's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.mineralstech.com.

MTX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, MTX's EV/EBIT ratio is 31.91% higher, now standing at 12.4.
  • MTX's price/earnings ratio has moved down 2.3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MTX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MTX 2022-11-11 0.9 1.3 13.1 12.4
MTX 2022-11-10 0.9 1.2 12.9 12.3
MTX 2022-11-09 0.8 1.1 12.0 11.7
MTX 2022-11-08 0.8 1.2 12.2 11.8
MTX 2022-11-07 0.8 1.2 12.2 11.9
MTX 2022-11-04 0.8 1.2 12.2 11.9

MTX Growth Metrics

    Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 18.09%.
  • Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -23.55%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 6.11%.
MTX's revenue has moved up $366,600,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows MTX'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 2,094.9 132.9 143.6
2022-06-30 2,026.2 147.6 171.6
2022-03-31 1,924.8 181.8 168.6
2021-12-31 1,858.3 232.4 164.4
2021-09-30 1,813.2 255.3 154.3
2021-06-30 1,728.3 264.5 141.2

MTX'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.
  • MTX has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 84.51% of graded US stocks.
  • MTX's asset turnover comes in at 0.536 -- ranking 55th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • HXL, APD, and IOSP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MTX.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-04 0.536 0.253 0.085
2021-04-04 0.514 0.252 0.072
2020-12-31 0.508 0.254 0.073
2020-09-27 0.515 0.251 0.072
2020-06-28 0.538 0.249 0.075
2020-03-29 0.569 0.247 0.081

MTX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MTX, see our MTX 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 $94.25 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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MTX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $61.54 52-week high $75.65
Prev. close $60.29 52-week low $49.38
Day low $60.28 Volume 217,100
Day high $62.08 Avg. volume 180,621
50-day MA $54.40 Dividend yield 0.33%
200-day MA $61.48 Market Cap 2.00B

Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX) Company Bio

Minerals Technologies develops, produces and markets a broad range of specialty mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and related systems and services. The company serves the paper, foundry, steel, environmental, energy, polymer and consumer products industries. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in New York, New York.

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Latest MTX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MTX as an investment opportunity.

Slowing Rates Of Return At Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) Leave Little Room For Excitement

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Yahoo | November 20, 2022

Erik Aldag Named Chief Financial Officer, Minerals Technologies Inc.

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) (“MTI” or “the Company”) announced today that Erik Aldag, Director, Investor Relations, Financial Planning & Analysis, has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasury, and Chief Financial Officer succeeding Matthew Garth, who is leaving MTI to pursue another opportunity. Mr. Aldag joined MTI in 2017 as Director, Financial Planning & Analysis and assumed the additional responsibility for Investor Re

Yahoo | November 14, 2022

ScottsMiracle-Gro Names Matthew Garth as CFO

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Nov. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products as well as indoor and hydroponic growing products, announced today that Matthew Garth has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective December 1, 2022. Garth brings more than 25 years of financial experience to ScottsMiracle-Gro, having led a full complement of functions in both corporate and opera

Yahoo | November 14, 2022

The one-year shareholder returns and company earnings persist lower as Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) stock falls a further 7.3% in past week

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Yahoo | November 3, 2022

Minerals Technologies (MTX) Q3 Earnings Lag Estimates

Minerals Technologies (MTX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -2.17% and 2.01%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | October 27, 2022

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MTX Price Returns

1-mo 11.89%
3-mo 8.62%
6-mo -8.83%
1-year -5.19%
3-year 15.72%
5-year -11.64%
YTD -15.61%
2021 18.07%
2020 8.20%
2019 12.68%
2018 -25.21%
2017 -10.62%

MTX Dividends

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