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

About Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan logoPotash 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: TSE:POT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$18.79 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 840,007,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$22.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$23.61
  • 52 Week Range: C$19.93 - C$26.62
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 47.26
  • P/E Growth: -1.15
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$3.82 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.92
  • Book Value: C$9.89 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.26
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$1.25 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.96 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 7.24
 

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

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

Potash Co. of Saskatchewan trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) 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 Wednesday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of 0.10 per share on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.79%. View Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's Dividend History.

Where is Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock going? Where will Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock. Their forecasts range from C$16.00 to C$27.00. On average, they anticipate Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's stock price to reach C$22.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan.

Who are some of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan's key competitors?

How do I buy Potash Co. of Saskatchewan stock?

Shares of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan stock cost?

One share of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$22.37.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$22.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/1/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$26.00View Rating Details
4/28/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$24.00View Rating Details
4/28/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$27.00View Rating Details
4/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$25.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetC$17.00 -> C$16.00View Rating Details
1/24/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform -> UnderperformC$15.00 -> 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
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
6/29/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$35.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Earnings by Quarter for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/24/2014$0.47$0.60$2.03 billion$2.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014$0.40$0.42$1.76 billion$1.85 billionViewN/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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.26
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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 by Quarter for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/10/2017quarterly$0.106/30/20178/1/2017
1/25/2017quarterly$0.103/31/20175/2/2017
11/16/2016quarterly$0.101.63%1/10/20171/12/20172/2/2017
9/8/2016quarterly$0.101.87%10/7/201610/12/201611/2/2016
5/11/2016quarterly$0.254.83%7/8/20167/12/20168/2/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.254.43%4/8/20164/12/20165/3/2016
11/11/2015quarterly$0.386.2%1/12/20161/14/20162/4/2016
9/9/2015quarterly$0.385.64%10/8/201510/13/201511/3/2015
5/12/2015quarterly$0.383.94%7/8/20157/10/20157/31/2015
1/28/2015quarterly$0.383.77%4/9/20154/13/20155/4/2015
11/12/2014quarterly$0.353.37%1/13/20151/15/20152/5/2015
9/11/2014quarterly$0.353.58%10/9/201410/14/201411/4/2014
5/14/2014quarterly$0.353.45%7/9/20147/11/20148/1/2014
1/29/2014quarterly$0.353.59%4/8/20144/10/20145/1/2014
11/13/2013quarterly$0.354%1/14/20141/16/20142/6/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/10/2017Keith MartellDirectorBuy430C$22.82C$9,812.60
3/2/2017Wayne Richard BrownleeInsiderSell60C$23.10C$1,386.00
3/1/2017Wayne Richard BrownleeInsiderSell38,400C$23.40C$898,560.00
2/27/2017Lee KnafelcInsiderSell27C$23.33C$629.91
2/2/2017Fernand BoutinInsiderBuy32C$24.22C$775.04
1/30/2017Gerald Wayne GrandeyDirectorBuy3,500C$24.08C$84,280.00
11/7/2016Gerald Wayne GrandeyDirectorBuy2,300C$21.70C$49,910.00
11/4/2016Keith MartellDirectorSell2,100C$21.42C$44,982.00
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

Headline Trends for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
Latest Headlines for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : POT-CA : May 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 10:01 AM
fool.ca logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.: Patient Investors Will Be Rewarded
www.fool.ca - May 23 at 6:45 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan (POT) Presents At BMO-Farm to Market Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 23 at 6:45 PM
reuters.com logoSQM governance changes no signal of Potash Corp interest in bigger stake: ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - May 20 at 11:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 7:51 PM
nasdaq.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan Becomes Oversold (POT)
www.nasdaq.com - May 19 at 12:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp Upgraded to Strong Buy on Solid Q1, Upbeat View
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:03 PM
prnewswire.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 10 at 7:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.10
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 6:26 PM
baystreet.ca logoIs Now the Time to Buy Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan?
www.baystreet.ca - May 9 at 6:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Corp: Too Soon To Buy? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 7:29 PM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: POTASH CORP OF SASKATCHEWAN INC
www.marketwatch.com - May 2 at 5:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRaymond James Financial, Inc. Raises Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT) Price Target to C$26.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:12 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoPotash player K+S to crack U.S. market, faces warehouse squeeze
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 1 at 6:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:POT) : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 6:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJordan's Arab Potash Company reports 12 pct rise in quarterly profit - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 11:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of POT.TO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 5:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Reiterates Sector Perform Rating for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT) Given "Hold" Rating at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:52 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Potash Corp says potash suppliers seeking higher China price
www.reuters.com - April 27 at 7:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoPotash Corp Of Saskatchewan Inc. Q1 Profit Climbs 99%
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Rebounds - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp's profit nearly doubles on fall in costs
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Market Rebound in ‘Full Force’ as Global Demand Improves
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp. beats 1Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp. (POT) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp raises outlook, notches higher profit as sales climb
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:36 AM
nasdaq.com logoGrowth expected in shares of Potash Corp.
www.nasdaq.com - April 25 at 6:26 PM
businesswire.com logoGensource Announces Nomination of Directors to its Joint Venture Company, Vanguard Potash Corporation
www.businesswire.com - April 25 at 6:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp (POT) to Post Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards?
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:26 PM
nasdaq.com logoPotash Corp. of Saskatchewan Enters Oversold Territory (POT)
www.nasdaq.com - April 21 at 7:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:32 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm SC 13D/A SOCIEDAD QUIMICA Y MINER Filed by: POTASH CORP OF SASKATCHEWAN INC
www.streetinsider.com - April 18 at 6:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShareholders in Chilean lithium firm SQM shake up governance
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 6:37 PM
prnewswire.com logoAgricultural Chemicals Stocks Under Review -- Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, CF Industries, Mosaic, and E.I. du Pont ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - April 18 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Analyst Estimates for PotashCorp Sales Suggest
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 6:25 PM
reuters.com logoPotash seller Canpotex aims for 'material' price bump from China
www.reuters.com - April 10 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSuffering Potash? Where It’s Headed in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndian fertiliser companies to raise potash prices after subsidy cut
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:57 AM
fool.ca logoThe Bull and Bear Case for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - April 3 at 11:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTD Securities Raises Potash Co. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT) Price Target to C$18.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 8:31 PM
fool.ca logoIs Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Worth a Shot at the Current Price? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 30 at 7:34 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Buckle anticipates fy 2017 capital spending of about $25-$30 mln
www.reuters.com - March 30 at 1:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIC Potash announces appointment of two new board members and further funding from Cartesian Capital
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:18 AM
cnbc.com logoCanada province Saskatchewan hikes sales tax, sees smaller deficit
www.cnbc.com - March 22 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp. to Gain from Higher Demand Amid Pricing Woes
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 10:52 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Intrepid Potash announces pricing of public offering of common stock
www.reuters.com - March 17 at 1:03 AM
bizjournals.com logoTechnical Reports on Agricultural Chemicals Stocks -- Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, CF Industries, Mosaic, and E.I. du Pont de Nemours
www.bizjournals.com - March 16 at 8:29 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotash Is Selling Off - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 7 at 9:40 AM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan
www.nasdaq.com - March 2 at 7:27 PM

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