Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) : On Tuesday, The money flowed into the Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) stock with an uptick to downtick ratio was recorded at 1.86. Transactions worth $1.66 million were done on upticks, confirming the buying interest in the stock. The outflow of money on downticks stood at $0.89 million. The total money flow into the stock was $0.77 million. The investors are using every small weakness in the stock to accumulate it, as can be seen in the $1.09 million of block transactions on upticks. The total money flow in block trades was $1.09 million. In terms of price action, Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) traded down $0.06 during the session at $27.89. Compared to the previous days closing, the stock was down only by -0.21%. For the week, the stock is 1.05%, over previous weeks closing.
Also, Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Susquehanna downgrades its rating on Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS). The rating major has initiated the coverage with neutral rating on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Positive by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on August 17, 2016.
Shares of The Mosaic Company rose by 4.03% in the last five trading days and 14.34% for the last 4 weeks. The Mosaic Company is up 20.69% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 12.72%.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $27.87 and $27.69 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $30.96. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $30.45, notching a gain of 8.94% for the day. The total traded volume was 21,094,807 . The stock had closed at $27.95 on the previous day.
In a related news,The officer (Senior VP -Finance) of Mosaic Co, Brausen Anthony T sold 19,716 shares at $25.72 on June 2, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $507,096. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.