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52 Week High
06/19/14 - C$41.56
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Market Cap
31.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.6M
EPS TTM
C$1.70
Shares Outstanding
829.3M
EX-Date
10/9/14
P/E TM
19.9x
Dividend
C$1.39
Dividend Yield
4.01%
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Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells fertilizers and related industrial and feed products worldwide. It mines and produces potash, which is primarily used as fertilizer. The company also offers solid and liquid phosphate fertilizers; animal feed supplements; purified phosphoric acid, which is used in food products and industrial processes; hydrofluosilicic acid; and silicon tetrafluoride. In addition, it produces nitrogen fertilizers and nitrogen feed, as well as industrial products, including ammonia, urea, nitrogen solutions, ammonium nitrate, and nitric acid. The company owns and operates five potash mines in Saskatchewan and one potash mine in New Brunswick. It holds the right to mine 769,260 acres of land in Saskatchewan; and 58,263 acres of land in New Brunswick in Canada. The company sells its fertilizers to retailers, dealers, cooperatives, distributors, and other fertilizer producers, as well as industrial products primarily to chemical product manufacturers. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.

5,787 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1953

potash corp of saskatchewan (POT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $588.3K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $574.5K
Head of Sales and President of PCS Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $435.6K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $434.9K
Senior Advisor
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

potash corp of saskatchewan (POT) Key Developments

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings and Production Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Sales Guidance for the Fourth Quarter of 2014 and Provides Production Guidance for the Year 2014; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings and production results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported sales of $1,641 million against $1,520 million a year ago. Operating income was $520 million against $505 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $473 million against $472 million a year ago. Net income was $317 million or $0.38 per basic and diluted share against $356 million or $0.41 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash provided by operating activities was $574 million against $616 million a year ago. Additions to property, plant and equipment was $303 million against $360 million a year ago. Other assets and intangible assets were $2 million. EBITDA was $681 million against $654 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $681 million against $654 million a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported sales of $5,213 million against $5,764 million a year ago. Operating income was $1,737 million against $2,249 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $1,595 million against $2,142 million a year ago. Net income was $1,129 million or $1.33 per diluted share against $1,555 million or $1.77 per diluted share a year ago. Cash provided by operating activities was $1,901 million against $2,556 million a year ago. Additions to property, plant and equipment was $726 million against $1,210 million a year ago. Other assets and intangible assets were $12 million against $8 million a year ago. EBITDA was $2,256 million against $2,738 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $2,294 million against $2,738 million a year ago. For the quarter, the company reported potash production of 1,453,000 tones against 1,150,000 tones a year ago. Nitrogen production was 787,000 tones against 705,000 tones a year ago. Phosphate production was 431,000 tones against 533,000 tones a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported potash production of 6,169,000 tones against 5,852,000 tones a year ago. Nitrogen production was 2,450,000 tones against 2,155,000 tones a year ago. Phosphate production was 1,259,000 tones against 1,553,000 tones a year ago. The company forecasts that sales volumes will slow through the fourth quarter, with the majority of PotashCorp's shipments fulfilling previously committed summer-fill tonnes. Fourth-quarter shipments are expected to be heavily weighted towards offshore contract markets and to result in lower average realizations. The company's sales volumes are expected to remain below those of fourth-quarter 2013 with the closure of Suwannee River chemical plant. For the year 2014, the company expects potash sales volumes of 9.0 million tonnes to 9.2 million tonnes, potash gross margin $1.3 billion to $1.4 billion, nitrogen and phosphate gross margin of $1.2 billion to $1.3 billion. For the year 2014, the company expects capital expenditures of $1.1 billion, effective tax rate of 27% to 29%, provincial mining and other taxes of 16% to 18% and the company now expects earnings per share of $1.75 to $1.85 per share against previous range of $1.70 to $1.90.

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Oct 23, 2014

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results on Oct 23, 2014

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc., Q3 2014 Earnings Call, Oct 23, 2014

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc., Q3 2014 Earnings Call, Oct 23, 2014

 

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