Compass Minerals International Inc
Compass Minerals International: Ratings and Price Target Update
The current consensus mean rating on CMP stands at 2.4.
Analyst Upgrades for FMC in May 2018
The current consensus mean rating for FMC in May stood at 2.0.
Filtering Down to Top 4 Agriculture Dividend Stocks in December
In this concluding part of the series, we’ll filter down to the top four dividend stocks in this industry (XLB).
Digging Deeper into Agriculture Stocks’ Dividend Yields: Part 1
Three stocks—Compass Minerals International, Agrium, and CF Industries—have stable dividend yields, while Israel Chemicals’ yield is more volatile.
Screening for Dividend Stocks in the Agriculture Sector
Perhaps dividend yield is one of the most common starting points when screening for dividend stocks.
October Update: What Analysts Think about FMC
FMC (FMC) stock has risen 6.0% over the past month. The stock has significantly outperformed the benchmarks (SPY) (MOO) YTD with a 68.0% rise.
What Investors Are Paying for Monsanto Prior Its 4Q17 Release
Valuation Investors often look at a company’s valuation rather than its stock price. Among the different valuation measures available, relative valuation is quite popular and the most readily available for investors needing to make quick judgments on entering or exiting a position. PE (price-to-earnings) multiples are among the most popular valuation measures used by investors […]
How Analysts’ Earnings Estimates for CMP, SMG, and ICL Have Changed
ScottsMiracle-Gro’s estimated earnings per share were revised down 1.0% from $4.56 to $4.53 for fiscal 2018.
What Analysts Think about Compass Minerals International
As of September 18, the consensus mean price target on CMP stood at $69.5 per share, which was about 1.6% lower than the closing price of $70 on the same day.
Israel Chemicals: A Top 10 Agricultural Chemicals Stock
Over the recent decade, Israel Chemicals has fallen 8.2% and significantly underperformed the S&P 500 Index’s rise of 69.2% over the same period.
Let’s Explore How Cost Leadership Provides Market Control
The attribute of “cost advantage” is the second most frequent source of economic moat ratings according to Morningstar. Companies that are able to produce and offer products or services at lower costs than competitors are often able to achieve much higher profit margins. Within many industries, cost leaders have a distinct competitive advantage and often […]
What’s Compass Minerals Doing to Gain a Cost Advantage?
Led by its superior assets, location, and geological advantages, Compass Minerals holds a competitive position with a wide economic moat rating.
How Does SQM Compare to Its Peers?
SQM has outperformed its peers based on PE ratio. The PE ratios of SQM, POT, MOS, and CMP are 20.3x, 11.5x, 9.6x, and 15.4x, respectively, as of November 17, 2015.
Why Did SQM’s Income Fall in 3Q15?
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) has a market cap of $5.7 billion. After the company’s 3Q15 earnings report, SQM fell by 5.6% to close at $18.49 per share on November 17, 2015.
ISE Cyber Security ETF (HACK) Performed below Technology ETFs
From September 29 to October 6, 2015, the technology sector remained at a high. HACK closed at $25.97, falling 1.18% on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, although it rose 3.10% for the week.
Company & Industry Overviews
Worthington Engineered Cabs Segment Sees Less Demand
Higher operating costs at the Florence plant is one of the reasons why the Engineered Cabs segment was losing money. The plant is now closed.