Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01,
2014. Shareholders who purchased POT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that POT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $37.55, the dividend yield is 3.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POT was $37.55,
representing a -6.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.07 and
a 31.52% increase over the 52 week low of $28.55.
POT is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Monsanto Company (
) and Syngenta AG (
). POT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.8. Zacks Investment Research reports POT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -20.92%, compared to an
industry average of -9.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to POT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have POT as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF (
- Market Vectors Natural Resources ETF (
- SPDR S&P International Materials Sector ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is HAP with an increase of
11.78% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent
weighting of POT at 6.83%.