NYSE:POT - Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.65 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 10/17/2018 12:11 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.65
Today's Range$20.65 - $20.65
52-Week Range$15.74 - $21.04
Average Volume4.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.35 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.95%
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PCS) is a fertilizer producer producing a range of primary crop nutrients, such as potash, nitrogen and phosphate. The Company operates through three segments: potash, nitrogen and phosphate. As of December 31, 2016, it owned and operated five potash operations in Saskatchewan and owned 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, which is used in food products and industrial processes. It has phosphate mines and mineral processing plant complexes in Florida and North Carolina. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had four phosphate feed plants in the United States.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry N/A


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44
Current Ratio0.99
Quick Ratio0.50


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio32.78
P/E Growth5.1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.46 billion
Price / Sales3.89
Cash Flow$0.5071 per share
Price / Cash40.72
Book Value$9.76 per share
Price / Book2.12


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$323 million
Net Margins4.29%
Return on Equity2.50%
Return on Assets1.23%


Outstanding Shares840,160,000
Market Cap$17.35 billion

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock symbol?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "POT."

How often does Potash Co. of Saskatchewan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, February 1st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. View Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's Dividend History.

How were Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's earnings last quarter?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 26th. The fertilizer maker reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.03. The fertilizer maker earned $1.23 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.03 billion. Potash Co. of Saskatchewan had a return on equity of 2.50% and a net margin of 4.29%. Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.10 EPS. View Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for POT?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock price to reach $21.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan.

Who are Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's key executives?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Jochen E. Tilk, President, Chief Executive Officer, Non Independent Director (Age 53)
  • Wayne R. Brownlee, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer (Age 64)
  • Stephen Francis Dowdle Ph.D., President - PCS Sales (Age 66)
  • Raef M. Sully, President - PCS Nitrogen & Phosphate (Age 49)
  • Joseph A. Podwika, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 54)
  • Christopher M. Burley, Independent Director (Age 55)
  • Donald G. Chynoweth, Independent Director (Age 56)
  • John W. Estey, Independent Director (Age 66)
  • Gerald W. Grandey, Independent Director (Age 70)
  • C. Steven Hoffman, Independent Director (Age 68)

How do I buy shares of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan?

Shares of POT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock price today?

One share of POT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.65.

How big of a company is Potash Co. of Saskatchewan?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan has a market capitalization of $17.35 billion and generates $4.46 billion in revenue each year. Potash Co. of Saskatchewan employs 5,130 workers across the globe.

What is Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's official website?

The official website for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan is http://www.potashcorp.com.

How can I contact Potash Co. of Saskatchewan?

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's mailing address is 122 1st Ave S Suite 500, SASKATOON, SK S7K 7G3, Canada. The fertilizer maker can be reached via phone at +1-306-9338523 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (NYSE POT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  581 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  833 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,414
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Potash Co. of Saskatchewan and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe POT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe POT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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