|Bid||0.00 x 3200|
|Ask||71.95 x 3200|
|Day's Range||65.50 - 66.10|
|52 Week Range||56.50 - 76.65|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||52.64|
|Earnings Date||Aug 6, 2018 - Aug 10, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.88 (4.18%)|
|1y Target Est||72.25|
Unfavorable weather weighed on the most recent quarterly results for many of the agriculture companies we cover, as a delayed start to the U.S. planting season reduced sales across every crop input category.
FMC (FMC), similar to Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) and Albemarle (ALB), also has exposure to lithium, which makes it attractive to lithium investors (LIT). The company reported its earnings on May 2. Its EPS (earnings per share) of $1.84 beat analyst estimates of $1.6 at the time of its earnings. In the following weeks, the company saw several upgrades with the stock rising by almost 9% to $87.4 on May 10.
With earnings for most of the agribusiness stocks (MOO) behind us, it’s time to look at how analysts’ ratings and price targets for some of those companies have changed in light of new information from earnings and management guidance. But before that, let’s look at how some of the agribusiness stocks have performed so far.
The Board of Directors of Compass Minerals (CMP) has declared a cash dividend of $0.72 per share payable June 15, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 1, 2018. Compass Minerals is a leading provider of essential minerals that solve nature’s challenges, including salt for winter roadway safety and other consumer, industrial and agricultural uses, and specialty plant nutrition minerals that improve the quality and yield of crops. Compass Minerals’ mission is to be the best essential minerals company by delivering where and when it matters.
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Compass Minerals reported net earnings of $12.6 million, or $0.37 per diluted share, for the quarter, compared to earnings of $21.5 million, or $0.63 per diluted share, in the prior-year period.
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Compass Minerals announced a strike has been initiated today by the union representing 341 hourly employees at its salt mine in Goderich, Ontario. The company has implemented contingency operating procedures and expects to operate the mine at or near its planned operating rates for 2018.
Compass Minerals (CMP) announced today that its CFO, Jamie Standen, and Senior Vice President Plant Nutrition, Brad Griffith, are scheduled to present at the BMO Farm-to-Market Conference in New York City on Wednesday, May 16, at 2:10 p.m. Eastern time. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be accessible from the Investor Relations section of the Compass Minerals’ website at www.compassminerals.com and will be archived for a minimum of 30 days following the presentation. Compass Minerals is a leading provider of essential minerals that solve nature’s challenges, including salt for winter roadway safety and other consumer, industrial and agricultural uses, and specialty plant nutrition minerals that improve the quality and yield of crops.
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As of April 18, Compass Minerals International (CMP) has lost about 10.5% of its value so far this year. The company also serves industrial customers, similar to Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM) and FMC Corp. (FMC). The consensus mean rating on Compass Minerals on April 19 stood at 2.4, which declined from 2.6 in the previous month.
Compass Minerals' CMP share price dropped after the company lowered its profit outlook as part of its fourth-quarter earnings release. Investors were concerned that the operational issues facing Compass might represent a new normal for the company's earnings power. Historically, harsher winters have led to increased deicing salt prices as local governments need to replenish inventories.
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Compass Minerals reported above-average winter weather in its primary North American service areas for the first quarter of 2018 and the full 2017-2018 winter season.
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