Stock Price of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Increases 2.69%

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 6.96% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 18.83% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 23.61% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. has a positive value of 6.29 compared to overall market. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) has climbed 2.69% in the past week and advanced 0.79% in the last 4 weeks. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.87% in the past week but underperformed the index by 1.01% in the last 4 weeks.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $18.92 and hit $19.16 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $19.06, with a gain of 1.65% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,849,430 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $20.265 and the company has a market cap of $16,006 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $14.9 .

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.09. The company had revenue of $1058.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $941.39 million. The companys revenue was down -21.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.24 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Dec 9, 2016 to Underperform, Raises Price Target to $ 15 from a previous price target of $12 .

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is the worlds largest potash company, the third largest phoshate producer and the second largest nitrogen producer in the world. Behind its growing success lies a vital infrastructure: knowledgeable PCS Sales staff throughout Canada and the United States, a transportation network that includes truck, train, barge, lake ship and ocean vessel, and warehouses strategically located in major consuming areas.


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