Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 14, 2014

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Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 06, 2014. Shareholders who purchased POT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that POT has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of POT was $33.63, representing a -23.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.13 and a 17.79% 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 $2.25. Zacks Investment Research reports POT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -24.05%, compared to an industry average of -19.9%.

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 Hard Assets Producers ETF ( HAP )
  • SPDR S&P International Materials Sector ETF ( IRV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IRV with an increase of 12.08% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent weighting of POT at 6.23%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: GNR , HAP , IRV , MON , MOO , POT , SYT

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