Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 200% increase over the same period a year
The previous trading day's last sale of POT was $42.78,
representing a -10.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $48 and a
16.47% increase over the 52 week low of $36.73.
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 $2.68. Zacks Investment Research reports POT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -18.08%, compared to an
industry average of -1.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF (
- Market Vectors Hard Assets Producers ETF (
- db-X MSCI Canada Currency Hedged Equity Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AADR with an increase of
10.15% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent
weighting of POT at 6.76%.