Shares of Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) : Thursdays money flow analysis of Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) indicates the selling of stock on the strength of price. The investors sold the stock on every rise as seen in the downtick transactions of $33.03 million. In comparison, the inflow of money on upticks was a meager $27.27 million. The dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the downtick trades was negative $5.76 million. The uptick to downtick ratio of 0.83 in the money flow shows weakness. The uptick block trades were valued at $0.98 million. The downtick transaction value was high at $7.69 million, which denotes distribution on strength. The uptick to downtick ratio of block trades was 0.13. Hence, the net money flow in the stock was negative ($6.71 million). Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) gained $0.76 at $28.17, a change of 2.77% over the previous days close.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.66% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 7.75%. Shares have dropped -43.82% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 14, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $45.98 and the one year low was seen on Feb 2, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $26.36 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $26.35.

Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $27.62 and $27.36 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $28.67. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $28.18, notching a gain of 2.81% for the day. The total traded volume was 6,964,757 . The stock had closed at $27.41 on the previous day.

In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Brausen Anthony T, officer (Senior VP -Finance) of Mosaic Co, had unloaded 19,716 shares at an average price of $25.72 in a transaction dated on June 2, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $507,096.

The Mosaic Company is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company is a single source supplier of phosphate and potash-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients. It operates in two segments. 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. The Potash segment owns and operates potash mines and production facilities in Canada and the United States, which produce potash-based crop nutrients, animal feed ingredients and industrial products. It mines phosphate rock in Florida and process rock into finished phosphate products at facilities in Florida and Louisiana. It also mines potash in Saskatchewan and New Mexico. The Company has other production, blending or distribution operations in Brazil, China, India and Paraguay.

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