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19.75
-0.44
-2.18%
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Open

20.01

Previous Close

20.19

Volume (Avg)

4.10k (1.61M)

Day's Range

19.57-20.09

52Wk Range

18.26-27.25

Market Cap.

3.86B

Dividend Rate (Yield )

0.19 (0.93%)

Beta

0.83

Shares Outstanding

191.40M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

10.86 (1.85)

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
  • Management effectiveness
Industry Agricultural Inputs
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Underperform
    • Revenue

    • 3.95B

    • Net Income

    • 412.80M

    • Market Cap.

    • 3.86B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 9.38

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • -

    • Beta

    • 0.83

    • Forward P/E

    • 14.33

    • Price/Sales

    • 1.02

    • Price/Book Value

    • 1.08

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 5.31

      • EBITDA

      • 899.90M

      • Return on Capital %

      • 4.93

      • Return on Equity %

      • 10.11

      • Return on Assets %

      • 4.93

      • Book Value/Share

      • 18.68

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 191.40M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • 0.19 (5/15/2014)

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • 3/12/2014

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/17/2014
      Underperform
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 19.83

        • Credit Rating

        • BB

        • Analysts

        • 4

        • EPS Estimate

        • 1.56

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 3.19

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -10.20

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • -26.90

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 4.10

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -3.80

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -13.80

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

            • Gross Margin

            • 42.44

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 12.33

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 9.38

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 39.90

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 13.30

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 10.00

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.42

              • Current Ratio

              • 2.32

              • Quick Ratio

              • 1.97

              • Interest Coverage

              • -

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 2.19

              • Book Value/Share

              • 18.68

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 10.86

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 31.65

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 8.09

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 1.02

                • Price/Book Value

                • 1.08

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 5.31

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                  • Shares Short

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short Ratio

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short % of Float

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Shares Short

                    prior month

                  • -

                  • Trailing Annual Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • 5 Year Average Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • Key Metrics

                  • Company

                    • Payout Ratio

                    • 10.08

                    • Dividend Date

                    • 3/12/2014

                    • Ex-Dividend Date

                    • 5/15/2014

                    • Last Split Factor

                      new per old

                    • -

                    • Last Split Date

                    • -

                    • Key Metrics

                    • Company

                      • Return on Equity %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 10.11

                        (15.20)

                      • Return on Assets %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 4.93

                        (7.30)

                      • Return on Capital %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 8.79

                        (13.10)

                      • Income/Employee

                      • 24.82k

                      • Inventory Turnover

                      • 4.04

                      • Asset Turnover

                      • 0.53

                      Current Historical
                      Financials
                      • Income Statement
                      • Balance Sheet
                      • Cash Flow
                      Operating Income
                      625.10M
                      Operating Margin
                      15.82
                      Total Equity
                      -
                      Retained Earnings
                      -
                      Free Cashflow
                      -
                      Price/Cashflow
                      5.31
                      Ownership

                      Institutional Ownership

                      16.05%

                      Top 10 Institutions

                      8.10%

                      Mutual Fund Ownership

                      16.27%

                      Float

                      -

                      5% / Insider Ownership

                      -

                      Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                      Top Mutual Fund Owners

                      Top Institutional Owners

                      Mutual Fund Name

                      Institution Name

                      • Mutual Fund Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • iShares Core DAX® (DE)

                      •  

                        3,196,205

                      • -16.24

                      • 1.66

                      • Alken Fund European Opportunities

                      •  

                        1,182,903

                      • 0.00

                      • 0.62

                      • Vanguard Total Intl Stock Idx Fund

                      •  

                        1,180,727

                      • 1.76

                      • 0.61

                      • Neptune European Opportunities Fd

                      •  

                        1,027,165

                      • 58.57

                      • 0.54

                      • JPM Europe Equity Plus Fund

                      •  

                        1,006,247

                      • 296.89

                      • 0.53

                      • L&G Pension PMC Europe(Ex UK) Inx Acc

                      •  

                        935,688

                      • 0.00

                      • 0.49

                      • GMO International Equity Fund

                      •  

                        904,818

                      • 39.02

                      • 0.47

                      • Market Vectors® Agribusiness ETF

                      •  

                        865,150

                      • 0.00

                      • 0.40

                      • Alken Absolute Return Europe

                      •  

                        821,577

                      • 569.77

                      • 0.43

                      • EIS PB Equity EUR

                      •  

                        730,098

                      • 89.43

                      • 0.38

                      • Institution Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • BlackRock Asset Management (DEU) AG

                      •  

                        3,395,872

                      • -19.16%

                      • 1.77

                      • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                      •  

                        2,468,437

                      • -0.49%

                      • 1.28

                      • Alken Asset Management LLP

                      •  

                        2,004,480

                      • +53.53%

                      • 1.05

                      • J P Morgan Asset Management (UK) Ltd

                      •  

                        1,864,904

                      • +38.58%

                      • 0.97

                      • Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co., LLC

                      •  

                        1,277,238

                      • +38.11%

                      • 0.67

                      • Legal and General

                      •  

                        1,126,989

                      • +0.21%

                      • 0.59

                      • Neptune Investment Management Limited

                      •  

                        1,027,165

                      • +58.57%

                      • 0.54

                      • Van Eck Associates Corporation

                      •  

                        865,150

                      • 0.00%

                      • 0.40

                      • Deka Investment GmbH

                      •  

                        832,890

                      • -2.40%

                      • 0.42

                      • Eurizon Capital S.A.

                      •  

                        782,458

                      • +82.24%

                      • 0.41

                      Company Profile

                      Sector

                      Basic Materials

                      Industry

                      Agricultural Inputs

                      Type

                      -

                      Style

                      Mid Value

                      K+S Aktiengesellschaft was established in 1889. The Company is a supplier of speciality and standard fertilizers and a salt producer. Its three business units are: Potash and Magnesium products, Salt business and Complementary activi...moreties. The Potash and Magnesium Products business unit extracts potash and magnesium crude salts at six mines in Germany, which are further processed there and at a former mining site to create end products or intermediate products. The Potash and Magnesium Products business unit offers its customers fertilizers, products for industrial applications, high-purity potassium and magnesium salts for the pharmaceutical, cosmetics and food industries as well as intermediate products for the production of feed. It also supplies potassium chloride as a fine-grain “standard” produ...morect to the fertilizer industry, which processes it along with other nutrients to produce complex fertilizers. It supplies products for the chemical industry, for oil and gas exploration, and for people’s health and nutrition. In the Salt business unit, the Company extracts and markets food grade salt, industrial salt, salt for chemical use and de-icing salt. The business unit comprises the sub-units ESCO – European Salt Company GMBH & Co. KG (ESCO), Hanover, whose activities are mainly focused on Europe, Chilean K+S CHILE S.A., , Santiago de Chile, with activities in South America and the United States, as well as MORTON SALT, INC., Chicago, one of the largest salt producers in North America. The Salt business unit offers its customers food grade salt, industrial salt, salt for chemical use and de-icing salt, which are all based on sodium chloride (common salt). In addition to disposal activities for underground disposal and reutilisation of waste in potash and rock salt mines, and the salt slag and building material recycling (waste management and recycling) granulation of animal hygiene products such as CATSAn and THOMAS, at the Salzdetfurth site.lessless

                       

                         
                         
                         
                         
                      • K+S AG

                      • Bertha-von-Suttner-Street 7

                      • Kassel, 34131

                      • DEU.Map

                      • Phone: +49 56193010

                      • Fax: +49 56193011753

                      • k-plus-s.com

                      Incorporated

                      1889

                      Employees

                      14,248

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