Compass Minerals International (CMP) : Valicenti Advisory Services Inc reduced its stake in Compass Minerals International by 23.9% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 3,566 shares of Compass Minerals International which is valued at $248,301 after selling 1,120 shares in Compass Minerals International , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016.Compass Minerals International makes up approximately 0.15% of Valicenti Advisory Services Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rs Investment Management Co boosted its stake in CMP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 257,312 additional shares and now holds a total of 500,093 shares of Compass Minerals International which is valued at $34,821,476. Compass Minerals International makes up approx 0.34% of Rs Investment Management Co’s portfolio. Trust Co Of Vermont added CMP to its portfolio by purchasing 45 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $3,272.Beacon Financial Group boosted its stake in CMP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 509 additional shares and now holds a total of 78,799 shares of Compass Minerals International which is valued at $5,878,405. Compass Minerals International makes up approx 1.23% of Beacon Financial Group’s portfolio.Gw&k Investment Management boosted its stake in CMP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 9,597 additional shares and now holds a total of 402,020 shares of Compass Minerals International which is valued at $29,990,692. Compass Minerals International makes up approx 0.61% of Gw&k Investment Management’s portfolio.
Compass Minerals International closed down -0.13 points or -0.19% at $69.59 with 4,32,770 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $69.53, the shares hit an intraday low of $69.05 and an intraday high of $69.78 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Compass Minerals International reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.17. The company had revenue of $169.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $178.74 million. The company’s revenue was down -7.7 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.39 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Compass Minerals International. Compass Minerals International was Downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to ” Sector Weight” on Jun 15, 2016.
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.