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Here are some of the best fertilizer and chemicals companies TheStreet Quant Ratings says you should consider looking at.
ICL’s potash products have been hugely popular in the emerging markets and that’s lifting the company’s fortunes, says the company’s CEO Stefan Borgas.
Potash (POT) is trading higher on news that Mosaic (MOS) has finalized potash supply 2015 contracts with its Chinese customers at current prices.
Potash (POT), a member of my Best Ideas list, has been weak on news that Mosaic (MOS) is planning a potash mine expansion. However, this is old news (it's a 10-year project already announced) and I am adding to POT today at $32.80. That said, as I m...
Morgan Stanley raises Mosaic (MOS) to Overweight, could help Potash (POT) long this week.
Potash (POT) is a bit lower in a strong market. Likely two reasons: 1. The shares have had a nice run. 2. CIBC downgraded Mosaic (MOS) this morining.
Rumor has it that BHP Billiton will acquire Mosaic. Potash (POT) is trading higher on vague rumors of a BHP Billiton (BHP) acquisition of Mosaic (MOS).
Traditionally agricultural stocks are a volatile group to trade because of their tie to the underlying commodities and the social and political nature of the markets they serve. 2013 was another rocky year, but the ags have seemed to stabilize a bit here. Jill Malandrino and Bob Lang of Explosive Options review some stocks and options trades in the potash- and phosphate-related sub sector, Mosaic is their top pick. A few major overhangs have been removed from the story to help the stock find some support, but the company is also using its cash to focus on growth and unlocking share holder value. Lang believes Mosaic could see the $55 level.
The Mosaic Company reported fourth-quarter net income down 79%, as falling prices for crop nutrients potash and phosphate ate into profits.