Mosaic Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 03, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 19,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MOS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th
quarter that MOS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $49.99, the dividend yield is 2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MOS was $49.99,
representing a -19.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.09 and
a 25.76% increase over the 52 week low of $39.75.
MOS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Monsanto Company (
) and Syngenta AG (
). MOS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.27. Zacks Investment Research reports MOS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -.33%, compared to an
industry average of -10.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MOS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MOS as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- iShares MSCI Agriculture Producers Fund (
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXZ with an increase of
5.2% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent weighting
of MOS at 4.21%.