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Last $67.76 USD
Change Today +0.45 / 0.67%
Volume 217.1K
As of 8:04 PM 06/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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Minerals Technologies Inc. develops, produces, and markets various specialty mineral, mineral-based, and synthetic mineral products, and supporting systems and services worldwide. The company’s Specialty Minerals segment produces and sells precipitated calcium carbonate and quicklime; and provides natural mineral products comprising limestone and talc. This segment’s products are used in the paper, building materials, paint and coatings, glass, ceramic, polymer, food, automotive, and pharmaceutical industries. Its Refractories segment offers monolithic and shaped refractory materials; specialty products, services, and application and measurement equipment; and calcium metal and metallurgical wire products that are used in the applications of steel, non-ferrous metal, and glass industries. The company’s Performance Materials segment supplies bentonite and bentonite-related products, as well as chromite and leonardite. This segment offers metal casting products; household, personal care, and specialty products; and basic minerals and other products. Its Construction Technologies segment provides environmental products comprising bentonite-based lining technologies and liquid containment products, as well as specialized technologies to mitigate vapor intrusion. This segment also provides various active and passive products for waterproofing of underground structures, commercial building envelopes, and tunnels, as well as drilling products. It serves construction project customers. The company’s Energy Services segment provides water treatment/filtration, well testing, coil tubing, pipeline, and nitrogen services. This segment also offers patented and unpatented technologies, products, and services for various phases of oil and gas production, refining, and storage. The company markets its products primarily through its direct sales force, as well as regional distributors. Minerals Technologies Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

4,464 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/15
Founded in 1968

minerals technologies inc (MTX) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $446.0K
Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Office...
Total Annual Compensation: $440.7K
Senior Vice President of Performance Minerals...
Total Annual Compensation: $381.7K
Senior Vice President and Managing Director o...
Total Annual Compensation: $265.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

minerals technologies inc (MTX) Key Developments

Minerals Technologies Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on June 10, 2015

Minerals Technologies Inc. declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on June 10, 2015 to stockholders of record on May 27, 2015.

Minerals Technologies Mulls Acquisitions

Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) is looking for acquisitions. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Joe Muscari said, “As you can see from this slide, the accretive effects of the acquisition are quite pronounced relative to our historical earnings. The acquisition is clearly transformational not only in terms of the 2X size change, but more importantly, and as we'll touch on later, we have a stronger foundation upon which to grow as we've broadened our base of both organic-growth opportunities, as well as potential acquisition candidates.”

Minerals Technologies Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 29, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter and Full Year of 2015

Minerals Technologies Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total net sales of $453.3 million against $244.4 million a year ago. Income from operations was $59.9 million against $23.6 million a year ago. Income from operations before tax and equityin earnings was $47.7 million against $23.3 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations, net of tax was $36.0 million against $16.3 million a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $35.1 million or $1.01 per basic and diluted share compared with $15.6 million or $0.45 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash flow from continuing operations was $19.6 million against $15.1 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $24.2 million against $11.3 million a year ago. Free cash flow - negative was $4.6 million against free cash flow - positive of $3.8 million a year ago. Operating income, excluding special items was $63.3 million, a 121% increase over the $28.7 million in the prior year and was 14.0% of sales. EBITDA for the quarter was $90 million excluding special items, which equals 19.9% of sales. For the quarter, the company expects operating cash flow to be around $90 million for the quarter. The company expects earnings for the second quarter to be approximately $1.15 to $1.20 per share. For the full year, the company sees continued strong cash generation with operating cash flow around $300 million and free cash flow of approximately $200 million.


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