Mosaic Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 03, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MOS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 6th quarter that MOS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MOS was $47.9,
representing a -25.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.65 and
a 20.5% 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 $3.71. Zacks Investment Research reports MOS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -26.82%, compared to an
industry average of -23.3%.
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXZ with an increase of
13.53% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent
weighting of MOS at 4.43%.