Last $44.41 USD
Change Today -1.01 / -2.22%
Volume 5.0M
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mosaic co/the (MOS) Snapshot

Open
$44.61
Previous Close
$45.42
Day High
$44.84
Day Low
$44.09
52 Week High
06/23/14 - $51.25
52 Week Low
10/1/13 - $42.76
Market Cap
16.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.5M
EPS TTM
$1.86
Shares Outstanding
340.3M
EX-Date
09/2/14
P/E TM
23.9x
Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Yield
2.25%
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mosaic co/the (MOS) Details

The Mosaic Company produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients for the agriculture industry worldwide. It operates in two segments, Phosphates and Potash. The Phosphates segment offers concentrated phosphate crop nutrients, such as diammonium phosphate, monoammonium phosphate, and ammoniated phosphate product; and phosphate-based animal feed ingredients. This segment markets animal feed ingredients under the Biofos and Nexfos brand names. The Potash segment produces and sells potash for use as fertilizers and animal feed ingredients, as well as for use in various industrial applications. It also offers potash products for use in the de-icing and as a water softener regenerant. The company sells its products to wholesale distributors, retail chains, cooperatives, independent retailers, and national accounts through a network of sales offices, port terminals, and warehouses. The Mosaic Company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota.

8,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/14
Founded in 2004

mosaic co/the (MOS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $312.5K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $678.3K
Senior Vice President of Commercial
Total Annual Compensation: $274.6K
Executive Vice President of Strategy & Busine...
Total Annual Compensation: $385.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

mosaic co/the (MOS) Key Developments

The Mosaic Company Announces Executive Appointments

The Mosaic Company announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Mark J. Isaacson as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Isaacson has held the role on an acting basis since May, when Richard L. Mack was named the company's Chief Financial Officer. Isaacson has joined Mosaic's Senior Leadership Team. Isaacson, 52, joined Mosaic upon its formation in 2004 as its Chief Phosphates Counsel before being promoted to Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer in 2011--and then to his most recent Vice President, Acting General Counsel and Corporate Secretary role in June 2014. The company announced two other recent senior management changes. Walter F. Precourt III, as Senior Vice President -- Potash Operations, has joined the Senior Leadership team, and Mark E. Kaplan has been promoted to Senior Vice President -- Public Affairs. Kaplan, 46, joined Mosaic in 2007, leading the Phosphate Public Affairs team before his promotion to Vice President -- Public Affairs in 2011. Kaplan also provides executive oversight to Mosaic's land development and mine permitting organizations. Precourt, 50, Senior Vice President -- Potash, joined Mosaic in 2009, leading the Environmental, Health and Safety organization before his promotion to lead the Potash Business Unit in 2012.

The Mosaic Company Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on September 18, 2014

The Mosaic Company announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend will be paid on September 18, 2014, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 4, 2014.

The Mosaic Company Announces Management Changes

The Mosaic Company announced that Jim Prokopanko will return from a previously announced medical leave and resume his duties as President and Chief Executive Officer on August 4, 2014. Mr. Stranghoener, who has announced his intention to retire at the end of 2014, will serve as Executive Vice President--Strategy and Business Development.

 

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