Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (
) 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 (
) and Syngenta AG (
). 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%.
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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 Hard Assets Producers ETF (
- SPDR S&P International Materials Sector ETF (
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%.