Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Company Profile (NYSE:POT)

About Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is a fertilizer producer producing various primary crop nutrients, such as potash, nitrogen and phosphate. The Company operates through three segments: potash, nitrogen and phosphate. It owns and operates approximately five potash operations in Saskatchewan and one in New Brunswick. Its nitrogen operations involve the production of nitrogen fertilizers and nitrogen feed and industrial products, including ammonia, urea, nitrogen solutions, ammonium nitrate and nitric acid. It has nitrogen facilities in Georgia, Louisiana, Ohio and Trinidad. Its phosphate operations include the manufacture and sale of solid and liquid phosphate fertilizers, phosphate feed and industrial acid that is used in food products and industrial processes. It has phosphate mines and mineral processing plant complexes in Florida and North Carolina. It has over four phosphate feed plants in the United States and produce phosphoric acid at its Geismar, Louisiana facility.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: POT
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.04
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.4586
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.8184
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.9631
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.91
  • P/E Growth: -2.6100
  • Market Cap: $13.57B
  • Outstanding Shares: 839,432,000
  • Beta: 0.88
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 13 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.83)
Consensus Price Target: $18.11 (12.92% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/19/2016Edward JonesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
8/17/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingNeutral$14.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$11.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$18.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
6/25/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$14.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$19.00View Rating Details
5/31/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/23/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/21/2016Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/14/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$14.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016HSBCDowngradeBuy -> Hold$14.64 -> $16.75View Rating Details
4/4/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
4/1/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$18.00View Rating Details
3/22/2016Paradigm CapitalDowngradeHold -> Sell$13.50View Rating Details
3/11/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details
2/19/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingBuy$24.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016AltaCorp CapitalLower Price Target$18.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$19.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price Target$23.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeSellView Rating Details
10/31/2015MacquarieReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
10/21/2015TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHold$32.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
7/30/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$34.00View Rating Details
3/19/2015Miller TabakLower Price TargetHold$36.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
3/17/2015Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> Buy$38.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
12/19/2014OTR GlobalUpgradePositiveView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/28/2016Q216$0.18$0.18$1.18 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.16$0.09$1.16 billion$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.31$0.24$1.37 billion$1.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.37$0.34$1.45 billion$1.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.52$0.50$1.71 billion$1.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.50$0.44$1.67 billion$1.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.46$0.49$1.67 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.42$0.38$1.53 billion$1.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.46$0.56$1.68 billion$1.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.35$0.40$1.49 billion$1.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.36$0.31$1.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.43$0.41$1.53 billion$1.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q213$0.81$0.73$2.19 billion$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q113$0.59$0.63$1.82 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q412$0.57$0.52$1.74 billion$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012Q312$0.78$0.74$2.05 billion$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.02$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.64$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.88$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.94$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.85$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.80$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$1.65$1.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.7 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.17$0.21$0.19
Q2 20162$0.15$0.19$0.17
Q3 20162$0.18$0.21$0.20
Q4 20162$0.15$0.18$0.17
Q1 20171$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q2 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q3 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:6.23%
Payout Ratio:123.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
178.57% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
142.86% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:38.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/13/2016quarterly$0.256.37%7/8/20167/12/20168/2/2016
1/29/2016quarterly$0.259.33%4/8/20164/12/20165/3/2016
11/12/2015quarterly$0.387.5%1/12/20161/14/20162/4/2016
9/10/2015quarterly$0.386%10/8/201510/13/201511/3/2015
5/13/2015quarterly$0.384.71%7/8/20157/10/20157/31/2015
1/29/2015quarterly$0.384.21%4/9/20154/13/20155/4/2015
11/13/2014quarterly$0.354.18%1/13/20151/15/20152/5/2015
9/12/2014quarterly$0.354.08%10/9/201410/14/201411/4/2014
5/15/2014quarterly$0.353.81%7/9/20147/11/20148/1/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.354.48%4/8/20144/10/20145/1/2014
11/14/2013quarterly$0.354.36%1/14/20141/16/20142/6/2014
9/13/2013quarterly$0.354.31%10/10/201310/15/201311/5/2013
5/16/2013quarterly$0.353.2%7/10/20137/12/20138/2/2013
1/30/2013quarterly$0.282.64%4/9/20134/11/20135/2/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT)
DateHeadline
marketrealist.com logoHow Fertilizer Companies’ Earnings Margins Fared in 2Q16 (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 26 at 9:51 AM
fool.ca logo3 Reasons Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Shares Have Likely Bottomed - The Motley Fool Canada (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 25 at 7:00 PM
News IconPotash Prices Mixed in August – May Take Decades to Recover (NYSE:POT)
www.economiccalendar.com - August 24 at 6:38 PM
News IconPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) from Agricultural Chemicals – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - August 24 at 6:38 PM
fool.ca logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.: Is a Rally in the Works? (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 24 at 9:56 AM
business.financialpost.com logoAgrium employee injured at same Saskatchewan mine where another worker killed less than two weeks ago (NYSE:POT)
business.financialpost.com - August 23 at 7:01 PM
marketrealist.com logoUrea Prices Remain Firm for the Week Ending August 19 (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 23 at 11:24 AM
marketrealist.com logoNitrogen’s Gross Margin Fell in 2Q16, But All Wasn’t Lost (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 23 at 11:24 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Natural Gas Traded in the US and the UK Last Week (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 23 at 11:24 AM
News IconNew CEO, directors at Encanto could advance potash project at Muskowekwan First Nation (NYSE:POT)
leaderpost.com - August 22 at 6:49 PM
News IconNo quick end to potash doldrums in Saskatchewan as capacity ramps up, analysts say (NYSE:POT)
thestarphoenix.com - August 17 at 9:55 AM
News IconNo quick end to potash doldrums as capacity ramps up (NYSE:POT)
www.therecord.com - August 17 at 9:55 AM
marketrealist.com logoWheat Prices in August Sink Further—Here’s Why (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 16 at 7:02 PM
marketrealist.com logoMonthly Update: Soybeans’ Stock-to-Use Ratio Inches Up in August (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 16 at 7:02 PM
fool.ca logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.: Is the Worst Over for This Stock? - The Motley Fool Canada (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 16 at 10:10 AM
prnewswire.com logoAgricultural Chemicals Stocks Under Review -- Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Mosaic, CF Industries, and Monsanto - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:POT)
www.prnewswire.com - August 16 at 10:10 AM
investopedia.com logoTop 5 Agriculture Stocks of 2016 (NYSE:POT)
www.investopedia.com - August 15 at 7:17 PM
marketrealist.com logoCorn, Soybean, and Wheat Prices Fall in August, but Why? (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 15 at 7:17 PM
News IconNo quick end to potash doldrums in Saskatchewan as capacity ramps up (NYSE:POT)
www.canada.com - August 15 at 9:03 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash: All Dividend Cuts Aren't Equal - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:POT)
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 7:26 PM
fool.ca logoHow China Is About to Send Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Shares Rallying - The Motley Fool Canada (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 10 at 7:23 PM
fool.com logo4 Big Surprises From Mosaic Company’s Q2 Earnings Report (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.com - August 10 at 7:23 PM
fool.ca logoHow China Is About to Send Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Shares Rallying (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 10 at 10:00 AM
marketrealist.com logoPet Coke and Coal Prices Moved Sideways Last Week (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 10 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOTASH CORP OF SASKATCHEWAN INC Financials (NYSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:09 PM
tradecalls.org logoJP Morgan Maintains Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) to Neutral with Price Target $16.00 - Trade Calls (NYSE:POT)
www.tradecalls.org - August 9 at 10:04 AM
marketrealist.com logoThe Impact of Raw Material Costs on Mosaic’s 2Q16 Quarter (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 9 at 10:04 AM
marketrealist.com logoUrea Prices Saw a Mixed Week (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 9 at 10:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFacebook, PotashCorp, Innospec, Nu Skin Enterprises and Qorvo highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day (NYSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:04 AM
News IconPotashCorp reports earnings of $0.14 per share (NYSE:POT)
www.thewashingtondailynews.com - August 8 at 7:07 PM
marketrealist.com logoAgrium’s Earnings Beat Analyst Estimates: What You Need to Know (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 8 at 11:37 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Did CF Industries’s EBITDA Margins Perform in 2Q16? (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 8 at 11:37 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Mosaic’s Phosphate Prices Fared in 2Q16 (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 8 at 11:37 AM
fool.ca logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.: Is a Recovery on the Horizon? (NYSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - August 6 at 9:41 AM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) (NYSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - August 6 at 9:41 AM
forbes.com logoSeptember 23rd Options Now Available For Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT) (NYSE:POT)
www.forbes.com - August 4 at 11:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOTASH CORP OF SASKATCHEWAN INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:POT)
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:15 PM
investopedia.com logoMosaic Agrees Potash Market Has Hit Bottom (NYSE:POT)
www.investopedia.com - August 3 at 7:15 PM
thestreet.com logoTrade-Ideas: Potash Corp Of Saskatchewan (POT) Is Today's Strong ... - TheStreet.com (NYSE:POT)
www.thestreet.com - August 3 at 10:07 AM
marketrealist.com logoMany Urea Prices at Lowest Point in Five Years (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 3 at 10:07 AM
marketrealist.com logoPotash Prices Fall: How Are PotashCorp and Others Reacting? (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 1 at 11:09 AM
marketrealist.com logoCF’s Earnings to Fall in 2Q16: What’s in Store for the Full Year? (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 1 at 11:08 AM
marketrealist.com logoEarnings Preview: What to Expect for Mosaic 2Q16 EPS (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 1 at 11:06 AM
marketrealist.com logoFalling Fertilizer Prices to Impact CF’s Earnings Margins in 2Q16 (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 1 at 9:09 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Mosaic’s EBITDA Margins Are Expected to Contract in 2Q16 (NYSE:POT)
marketrealist.com - August 1 at 9:07 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSE:POT) stock price target bumped down to $16 as disclosed today by TD Securities (NYSE:POT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 31 at 10:52 AM
forbes.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT) Shares Cross 5% Yield Mark (NYSE:POT)
www.forbes.com - July 29 at 4:57 PM
News IconPotashCorp cuts dividend to shareholders by 60% (NYSE:POT)
nanonews.org - July 29 at 9:56 AM
cnbc.com logoUPDATE 3-Potash Corp cuts dividend, profit forecast again; shares fall (NYSE:POT)
www.cnbc.com - July 29 at 9:56 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoPotash Corp. slashes dividend again; cuts full-year profit forecast (NYSE:POT)
www.theglobeandmail.com - July 29 at 9:56 AM

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Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff