With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Mosaic and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Plymouth, Minn. (2004)
Fertilizers and agricultural chemicals
CEO James Prokopanko (since 2007)
CFO Lawrence Stranghoener (since 2004)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$3.3 billion / $1.1 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 97%of the 2,744 members who have rated Mosaic believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Buy it while it's cheap. Big data is going to be the future. As the economy improves, so will business spending. There is no way companies can process all that data. I am estimating a huge run in the 2nd half of the year.
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