Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) has shown a rise of 7.1% or 2,497,542 shares in the short positions. The bets have increased to 37,653,524 shares on June 15,2016 from 35,155,982 shares on May 31,2016. With respect to the floated shares, the shorts are 11.4%. The days to cover are calculated to be 6, using the standard per day volume of 6,008,606 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): The stock opened at $26.93 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $27.83 for the day. The stock traded down to $26.64 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $26.91 with a loss of -3.89% for the day. The stock had closed at $28.00 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 8,695,056 shares.
The company shares have dropped -41.37% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 1, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $47.13 and the one year low was seen on Feb 2, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $26.37 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $26.70.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) has climbed 0.64% in the past week and advanced 4.75% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.31% and the outperformance has advanced to 7.92% for the last 4 weeks period.
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.