Compass Minerals International (CMP) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $4.29 million in the Mondays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $3.07 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.4 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $1.22 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $1.47 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $1.47 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Compass Minerals International (CMP) fell $0.08 during the day at $73.47, a drop of -0.11% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is 0.73%, compared to the previous week.
Compass Minerals International Inc. is up 0.39% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -0.87%. Shares of Compass Minerals International Inc. appreciated by 1.19% during the last five trading days but lost 6.7% on a 4-week basis. In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Goadby David J, officer (Vice President) of Compass Minerals International Inc, had unloaded 5,239 shares at an average price of $72.52 in a transaction dated on March 14, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $379,932.
Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP): On Mondays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $73.4 with an intraday high of $73.95. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $73.01. However, the stock managed to close at $73.2, a loss of 0.48% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $73.55. The total traded volume of the day was 387,954 shares.
Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) is a holding company. The Company is a producer and marketer of essential minerals, including salt, sulfate of potash specialty fertilizer (SOP), and magnesium chloride. The Company operates through two segments: salt and plant nutrition. The salt segment produces and markets salt and magnesium chloride for use in road deicing and dust control, food processing, water softeners, and agricultural and industrial applications. SOP crop nutrients, industrial-grade SOP, magnesium chloride for agricultural purposes and other plant nutrients are produced and marketed through the plant nutrition segment. As of December 31, 2014, the Company operated 12 production and packaging facilities, including the largest rock salt mine in the world in Goderich, Ontario, Canada, and the largest rock salt mine in the United Kingdom in Winsford, Cheshire.