Mosaic Co (MOS): Anthony T Brausen , Senior VP -Finance of Mosaic Co sold 19,716 shares on Jun 2, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 6, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $25.72 per share for a total value of $507,079.75 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 16, 2016, Richard L Mack (EVP, Chief Financial Officer) sold 36,629 shares at $25.62 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, Gregory L Ebel (director) purchased 9,000 shares at $29.56 per share price.Also, On Feb 24, 2016, Anthony T Brausen (Senior VP -Finance) sold 7,800 shares at $24.69 per share price.On Feb 24, 2016, James Calvin O’rourke (CEO) purchased 3,000 shares at $24.98 per share price.
Mosaic Co: On Friday, Jun 3, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Mosaic Co which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $25.28 and hit $26.73 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $26.7, with a gain of 4.09% or 1.05 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 65,87,553 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $47.13 and the company has a market cap of $9,340 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.02.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Mosaic Co is Downgraded by HSBC Securities to Reduce. Earlier the firm had a rating of Hold on the company shares. The Rating was issued on May 23, 2016.Mosaic Co is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 29 from a previous price target of $30 . The Rating was issued on Apr 26, 2016.Mosaic Co is Downgraded by Barclays to Underweight and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $22. Earlier the firm had a rating of Equal Weight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 19, 2016.Mosaic Co is Downgraded by HSBC Securities to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 11, 2016.Mosaic Co is Downgraded by CIBC to Sector Underperform. Earlier the firm had a rating of Sector Perform on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 4, 2016.
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.