Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 02,
2013. Shareholders who purchased POT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$38.54, the dividend yield is 3.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POT was $38.54,
representing a -16.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.16 and
a 4.33% increase over the 52 week low of $36.94.
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 $2.45. Zacks Investment Research reports POT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.12%, compared to an
industry average of 3.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- N/A (DBCN)
- db-X trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AADR with an increase of
7.1% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent weighting
of POT at 6.9%.