Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc (POT)

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Today's Range: 0.00 - 0.00 | POT Avg Daily Volume: 4,923,200
Last Update: 08/22/17 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -5.09%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $17.17
52 Week Range: $15.72 - $20.27
Oustanding Shares: 840,086,574
Market Cap: 14,575,502,059
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for POT
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 5 5 4 4
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 5 5 6 5
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.17 2.17 2.33 2.27
Latest Dividend: 0.10
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.31%
Dividend Ex-Date: 06/28/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 29.91
Price Earnings Comparisons:
POT Sector Avg. S&P 500
29.91 30.40 35.60
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.31% 5.66% -51.24%
Revenue -29.00 -0.40 -0.15
Net Income -74.60 -0.80 -0.43
EPS -75.00 -0.80 -0.42
Earnings for POT:
Revenue 4.46B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/17) Qtr (12/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $0.12 $0.09 $0.61 $0.64
Number of Analysts 5 3 6 6
High Estimate $0.16 $0.13 $0.70 $0.71
Low Estimate $0.09 $0.07 $0.57 $0.53
Prior Year $0.11 $0.07 $0.51 $0.61
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 5.45% 33.33% 18.63% 5.51%
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The Book of Boockvar Real Money Pro($)

My good friend Peter Boockvar, chief market analyst with The Lindsey Group, discusses the soft data (remember I suggested months ago that the animal spirits would abate), bond carnage, agriculture prices (see Potash's (POT) ramp yesterday) and sclerosis in Washington. D.C.: 

Takeaways and Observations Real Money Pro($)

"I understand that there's a certain comfort in crowds, as well as a distrust of the remnants of individual opinion. I suppose that's a function of the human condition, human spirit and human nature."

Some Midday Observations Real Money Pro($)

"Every little swallow, every chick-a-dee Every little bird in the tall oak tree The wise old owl, the big black crow Flappin' their wings signin' "go bird, go"

I Am Not Dancing Real Money Pro($)

I am back to the highest net short exposure that I have been at in months, with most of my short add-ons made in the last few days. …
"It aint the heat, its the humility."

Takeaways & Observations Real Money Pro($)

"I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion." -- Jack Kerouac 
POT reaffirms forecast of 61-64 million tons of potash demand in 2017 They don't have the final data for 2016 POT had a record second-half Canpotex shipments in 2016; fully committed for 1Q 2017 Lower gross margin in the quarter was due primarily to weaker prices
The reflation trade is league leading today -- especially materials. The Russell Index is crowing today. Banks, insurance and brokerages. Two percent gains are routine today. Crude oil is up $0.57. IBM (IBM) is a monster (up $5). And so is DuPont (DD) (up $3.60) Fertilizers are an upside highlight led by my old pal, Potash Corporation of Saskachewan (POT) . (up $1.22) New highs Radian (RDN) and Campbell Soup (CPB) . Oaktree Financial (OAK) continues its run of daily gains. Media better, led by Comcast (CMCSA) and Disney (DIS) . Ag equipment. Added to Caterpillar (CAT) short. The Bad Gold off $7. Despite strength in fertilizers and other commodities -- ag commodities are lower with wheat, oats and corn getting hit. Biotech - broad based and speculative -- much weaker. (T)FANG underperforming after a nice run. Apple (AAPL) is conspicuous in

My Takeaways and Observations Real Money Pro($)

The U.S. dollar's relentless climb continued -- now at $1.038 against the euro. This will cripple multi-nationals. For now, ignored. But we will begin to hear of corporate warnings (45% of S&P 500 earnings per share are non-U.S-based) shortly from this variable. There are several trillion dollars worth of U.S. dollar-based debt issued by non-U.S. entities. Another concern. The price of crude oil was relatively flat at $52.20, a gain of a dime. Gold down $10 to new lows at $1,132. Ag commodities generally weaker: wheat down $0.02, corn down $0.03, soybeans down $0.16 and oats down $0.02. Lumber up $4.50. Bonds wilted. The 10-year note yield rose 3 basis points and the long bond by a like amount. The 2s/10s spread expanded by another 3 basis points to 136 basis points. Munis were weaker but closed-end muni-bond funds were mixed. Junk bonds were unchanged, and Blackstone/GSO Strategic Credit Fun (BGB) rose by two pennies. Banks continued their monster mash. So did brokerages (led again by Goldman Sachs (GS) ) and insurance. Auto stocks were higher, but modestly so. Energy stocks were flat. Retail stocks rallied, on cue! Biotech up 1%, led by Celgene (CELG) and spec Acadia Pharmaceuticals (ACAD) (on good FDA news). Big pharma continues to stink up the joint. Broadly lower. Old tech was mixed. Good cover on trading short of Cisco Systems (CSCO) last week. Fertilizers mixed with Monsanto (MON) and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (POT) exchanging price performance from yesterday. Consumer staples succumbed to the stronger currency, but long Campbell Soup (CPB) made a new high on the move. Ag equipment was strong despite weak dealer data from Caterpillar (CAT) . (T)FANG was mixed and under-performed with Facebook (FB) and Netflix (NFLX) lower and Tesla (TSLA) , Amazon (AMZN) and Alphabet (GOOGL) higher. In individual names,

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