Mosaic Company (The) (MOS): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) : Currently there are 11 street experts covering Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $48 and $21 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $29.91. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $8.13.

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) reported a drop of 3% or 1,132,603 shares in its short interest. The short figure came in at 11% of the total floats. The average daily volume of 6,327,983 shares suggests that the days to cover 36,520,921 short positions, as on June 30,2016, will be 6. On June 15,2016, the short interest was 37,653,524 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 12th.

Also, Equity Analysts at the Citigroup maintains the rating on Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS). The brokerage firm has issued a Neutral rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency lowers the price target from $27 per share to $26 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on July 7, 2016.


Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): stock turned positive on Thursday. Though the stock opened at $27.62, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $28.67 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $27.36 and closed the trading day at $28.18, in the green by 2.81%. The total traded volume for the day was 6,964,757. The stock had closed at $27.41 in the previous days trading.

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.

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