Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2017

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Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased POT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that POT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.28, the dividend yield is 1.97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of POT was $20.28, representing a -0.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.37 and a 28.84% increase over the 52 week low of $15.74.

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 $.55. Zacks Investment Research reports POT's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 23.53%, compared to an industry average of 17.1%.

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:

  • VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF ( MOO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MOO with an increase of 7.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of POT at 0.04%.

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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