Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Company Profile (TSE:POT)

About Potash Co. of Saskatchewan

Potash Co. 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: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: POT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.59
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.75
  • 52-Week Range: C$19.93 - C$29.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.49
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $18.01B
  • Outstanding Shares: 839,432,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$23.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$16.50 -> C$15.50View Rating Details
7/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$16.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetC$21.00 -> C$18.00View Rating Details
2/19/2016Bear StearnsLower Price TargetOutperformC$34.49 -> C$31.50View Rating Details
2/19/2016Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price TargetOutperformC$34.49 -> C$31.50View Rating Details
1/28/2016ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector OutperformView Rating Details
12/21/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$28.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldC$28.00 -> C$23.00View Rating Details
9/21/2015MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformC$32.00 -> C$22.00View Rating Details
9/18/2015AltaCorp CapitalLower Price TargetSector PerformC$30.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
7/29/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform -> Market PerformC$36.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
6/29/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$35.00View Rating Details
5/1/2015Paradigm CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$43.00 -> C$34.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
7/25/2014$0.47$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2014$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q4 13$0.33$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q3 13$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q2 20162$0.19$0.24$0.22
Q3 20162$0.23$0.26$0.25
Q4 20162$0.19$0.23$0.21
Q1 20171$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q2 20171$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q3 20171$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/8/2016quarterlyC$0.101.87%10/7/201610/12/201611/2/2016
5/11/2016quarterlyC$0.254.83%7/8/20167/12/20168/2/2016
1/28/2016quarterlyC$0.254.43%4/8/20164/12/20165/3/2016
11/11/2015quarterlyC$0.386.2%1/12/20161/14/20162/4/2016
9/9/2015quarterlyC$0.385.64%10/8/201510/13/201511/3/2015
5/12/2015quarterlyC$0.383.94%7/8/20157/10/20157/31/2015
1/28/2015quarterlyC$0.383.77%4/9/20154/13/20155/4/2015
11/12/2014quarterlyC$0.353.37%1/13/20151/15/20152/5/2015
9/11/2014quarterlyC$0.353.58%10/9/201410/14/201411/4/2014
5/14/2014quarterlyC$0.353.45%7/9/20147/11/20148/1/2014
1/29/2014quarterlyC$0.353.59%4/8/20144/10/20145/1/2014
11/13/2013quarterlyC$0.354%1/14/20141/16/20142/6/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/28/2016Mark FracchiaInsiderSell2,500C$22.64C$56,600.00
2/19/2016Keith MartellDirectorBuy2,100C$22.10C$46,410.00
2/18/2016Keith MartellDirectorBuy7,200C$23.00C$165,600.00
2/16/2016Consuelo MadereDirectorBuy6,500C$15.67C$101,855.00
2/5/2016Joseph PodwikaInsiderSell94,500C$16.63C$1,571,535.00
12/21/2015John W EsteyDirectorBuy6,000C$17.00C$102,000.00
12/18/2015Darryl StannInsiderSell11,500C$24.45C$281,175.00
12/9/2015John W EsteyDirectorBuy17,000C$18.23C$309,957.60
11/13/2015Consuelo MadereDirectorBuy10,000C$20.38C$203,757.00
11/3/2015Wayne Richard BrownleeInsiderSell450,000C$28.54C$12,840,975.00
10/30/2015Donald ChynowethDirectorBuy8,000C$26.50C$212,000.00
3/30/2015Wayne Richard BrownleeInsiderSell585,000C$41.16C$24,078,951.00
3/25/2015William FlahrInsiderSell4,600C$40.78C$187,588.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
DateHeadline
News IconViewing Major Stock of Yesterday- Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) - Hot Stocks Point (TSE:POT)
www.hotstockspoint.com - September 30 at 3:21 PM
prnewswire.com logoMerger of Potash Corp. and Agrium Inc. to Benefit the Fertilizer ... - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:POT)
www.prnewswire.com - September 28 at 6:36 PM
News IconPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) Quarterly EPS Review - Newburgh Press (TSE:POT)
newburghpress.com - September 28 at 6:36 PM
News IconPotash Corp (POT) Merger with Agrium (AGU) Could Be a Good Idea - Economic Calendar (TSE:POT)
www.economiccalendar.com - September 26 at 6:54 PM
businesswire.com logoGensource Announces Execution of Take-or-Pay Off Take Agreement (TSE:POT)
www.businesswire.com - September 26 at 11:40 AM
4-traders.com logoGensource Potash : ANNOUNCES FIRST CLOSING OF UP TO $4,000,000 BROKERED PRIVATE PLACEMENT (TSE:POT)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 11:36 AM
News IconAgricultural Chemicals: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) Position of the day (TSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - September 23 at 11:36 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Corp.: Agrium Merger Will Fail To Materially Deleverage The Company (TSE:POT)
seekingalpha.com - September 22 at 11:40 AM
News IconPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) from Agricultural Chemicals – Todays Top Gains (TSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - September 22 at 11:40 AM
News IconPOTASH: PotashCorp, Agrium make official $36B merger announcement (TSE:POT)
www.crcconnection.com - September 21 at 10:53 AM
reuters.com logoTough farm conditions right time for Potash merger: Agrium CEO (TSE:POT)
www.reuters.com - September 21 at 10:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTough farm conditions right time for Potash merger -Agrium CEO (TSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 12:05 PM
bloomberg.com logoBlame Bad Timing: Potash-Agrium Deal Seen Facing Scrutiny (2) (TSE:POT)
washpost.bloomberg.com - September 19 at 6:46 PM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) (TSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - September 19 at 6:46 PM
bloomberg.com logoBlame Bad Timing: Potash-Agrium Deal Seen Facing Scrutiny (TSE:POT)
www.bloomberg.com - September 19 at 6:46 PM
News IconField of Dreams: How one Sask potash company hopes to defy the odds and build a mine - Saskatoon StarPhoenix (TSE:POT)
thestarphoenix.com - September 18 at 11:02 AM
fool.ca logoEverything You Need to Know About the Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc./Agrium Inc. Merger - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - September 16 at 10:22 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Hinkley 'golden share' will not solve UK infrastructure problems (TSE:POT)
www.ft.com - September 16 at 10:22 AM
capitalcube.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:POT) : September 15, 2016 (TSE:POT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 15 at 6:53 PM
News IconFederated Co-op retains title of Saskatchewan's largest business - Saskatoon StarPhoenix (TSE:POT)
thestarphoenix.com - September 15 at 10:21 AM
News IconCanada's Agrium and Potash create fertilizer and farm retailing giant (TSE:POT)
en.mercopress.com - September 14 at 11:11 AM
News IconIs Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (TSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - September 14 at 11:11 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. : September 14, 2016 (TSE:POT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 11:11 AM
News IconPotash Corp. and Agrium to Merge, Creating $36 Billion Fertilizer Giant - Newsmax (TSE:POT)
www.newsmax.com - September 13 at 11:44 AM
News IconAgrium and Potash Corp. agree to merge (TSE:POT)
farmfutures.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
business.financialpost.com logoPotash Corp and Agrium agree to merge to create global agricultural giant worth $36 billion (TSE:POT)
business.financialpost.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
schaeffersresearch.com logoBuzz Stocks: Horizon Pharma PLC, Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, and Perrigo Company plc (TSE:POT)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
investors.com logoPotash Corp confirms merger with Agrium (TSE:POT)
www.proactiveinvestors.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
forbes.com logoAgrium And Potash To Merge In Bid To Create $36 Billion Fertilizer Giant (TSE:POT)
www.forbes.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
nytimes.com logoAgrium and Potash Corp. to Merge, Creating Fertilizer Giant (TSE:POT)
www.nytimes.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoPotash, Agrium to combine, creating huge crop company (TSE:POT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
News IconPotash 'merger of equals' could pose problems for Saskatchewan, says Bruce Johnstone (TSE:POT)
leaderpost.com - September 11 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIsrael Chemicals names COO Grinbaum as interim CEO (TSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 10:51 AM
News IconOf Saskatchewan Inc (POT) Announces Quarterly Dividend of C$0.10 (TSE:POT)
www.crcconnection.com - September 10 at 11:02 AM
News IconJohnstone: Potash 'merger of equals' could pose problems for Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
leaderpost.com - September 10 at 11:02 AM
News IconShares Holding Above Moving Averages: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) - Post News (TSE:POT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 9 at 6:27 PM
prnewswire.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:POT)
www.prnewswire.com - September 9 at 6:27 PM
News IconDenbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) , Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc (TSE:POT)
myhealthbowl.com - September 9 at 11:36 AM
fool.ca logoWhy Agrium Inc. and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Are Buys: Merger or Not (TSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - September 9 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend - Yahoo Finance (TSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:35 PM
publicnow.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend (TSE:POT)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 6:34 PM
News IconPotash miners briefly trapped underground after earthquake shakes Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
news.nationalpost.com - September 7 at 6:59 PM
News IconUpdate on Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) for the day (TSE:POT)
twincountynews.com - September 7 at 6:59 PM
News IconShares of Enbridge Inc (USA) (NYSE:ENB) & Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) (NYSE:POT) Stocks News ... - Money News (TSE:POT)
www.newsismoney.com - September 7 at 10:25 AM
fool.ca logoA Mega Merger: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Talks With Agrium Inc. - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 10:25 AM
fool.ca logoWhat an Agrium Inc. Merger Means for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Shareholders - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:POT)
www.fool.ca - September 6 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPaine & Partners Appoints David Delaney as Strategic Advisor (TSE:POT)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 11:36 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Farmers sound the alarm over agribusiness mega deals (TSE:POT)
www.ft.com - September 6 at 11:36 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash: Trying Another Deal Adds Risk (TSE:POT)
seekingalpha.com - September 5 at 6:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash: Trying Another Deal Adds Risk - Seeking Alpha (TSE:POT)
seekingalpha.com - September 5 at 10:56 AM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff