IFM Investors Pty Ltd Takes Position in Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)

IFM Investors Pty Ltd purchased a new position in Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 11,084 shares of the basic materials company’s stock, valued at approximately $253,000.

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of MOS. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in Mosaic Company (The) by 2,930.1% in the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 24,977,023 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $728,828,000 after buying an additional 24,152,726 shares during the period. FMR LLC grew its stake in shares of Mosaic Company (The) by 171.9% during the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 5,108,486 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $149,066,000 after purchasing an additional 3,229,860 shares during the period. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. grew its stake in shares of Mosaic Company (The) by 146.0% during the 2nd quarter. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. now owns 2,547,323 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $58,156,000 after purchasing an additional 1,511,638 shares during the period. MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Mosaic Company (The) during the 1st quarter worth approximately $36,300,000. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Mosaic Company (The) by 3.6% during the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 35,460,881 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $1,034,747,000 after purchasing an additional 1,233,929 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 77.00% of the company’s stock.

In other news, Director Robert L. Lumpkins bought 7,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 21st. The shares were bought at an average price of $19.94 per share, with a total value of $139,580.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 9,339 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $186,219.66. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. 0.38% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on MOS shares. Morgan Stanley dropped their price objective on shares of Mosaic Company (The) from $27.00 to $25.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their price objective on shares of Mosaic Company (The) from $26.00 to $25.00 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Mosaic Company (The) from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $27.00 price objective on shares of Mosaic Company (The) in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $25.00 price objective on shares of Mosaic Company (The) in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Mosaic Company (The) has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $25.15.

Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) opened at 20.86 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $20.54 and a 200-day moving average price of $24.07. The stock has a market cap of $7.32 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 49.67 and a beta of 1.27. Mosaic Company has a one year low of $19.23 and a one year high of $34.36.

Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 1st. The basic materials company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.75 billion for 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% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.06 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts predict that Mosaic Company will post $0.76 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th were issued a $0.15 dividend. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.88%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 6th. Mosaic Company (The)’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 142.86%.

Mosaic Company (The) Company Profile

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS)

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