Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 09, 2014


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Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) 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 ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the POT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( MOO )
  • SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF ( GNR )
  • Market Vectors Natural Resources ETF ( HAP )
  • SPDR S&P International Materials Sector ETF ( IRV ).

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%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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