Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) has risen sharply, recording gains of 2.22% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.67% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.44% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.81% and the fifty day Moving Average is 0.79%. The Mosaic Company is up 8.6% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 2.17%.
Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) : The highest level Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) is projected to reach is $48 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $21. The consolidated price target from 12 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $28.25 and the possibility the share price can swing is $7.52.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $28.67 with an intraday high of $28.9. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $27.47. However, the stock managed to close at $27.6, a loss of 3.16% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $28.5. The total traded volume of the day was 5,416,518 shares.
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.