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Last €27.96 EUR
Change Today +0.171 / 0.62%
Volume 600.0
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potash corp of saskatchewan (POC) Snapshot

Open
€27.79
Previous Close
€27.79
Day High
€28.01
Day Low
€27.79
52 Week High
02/19/15 - €33.03
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - €24.56
Market Cap
23.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.0K
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
834.2M
EX-Date
07/8/15
P/E TM
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Dividend
€1.52
Dividend Yield
4.24%
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potash corp of saskatchewan (POC) Details

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells fertilizers and related industrial and feed products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Potash, Nitrogen, and Phosphate. 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 774,861 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; industrial products primarily to chemical product manufacturers; and feed products to feed manufacturers. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.

5,136 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1953

potash corp of saskatchewan (POC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $454.4K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
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
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

potash corp of saskatchewan (POC) Key Developments

Potash Corporation And K+S Proposed Merger Reportedy Stalled

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT) does not plan any closures at K+S Aktiengesellschaft (DB:SDF) if its bid for the company is successful, people familiar with the matter said. Potash Corporation and K+S have both acknowledged the bid. Potash Corporation intends to retain K+S's German mines operational, would not divest its market-leading salt business, and would continue with the development of a $4-billion legacy mining project in Canada, the people said. Potash Corporation also views K+S's assets as complementary and also sees the stable, strong cash flow of K+S's salt business as attractive, the people said. Potash Corporation submitted a written acquisition proposal to K+S at the end of May, the people added. Potash Corporation has offered to pay around €41 per K+S share, valuing the company at close to €8 billion. Since then, however, K+S has refused to engage in negotiations with Potash Corp., without communicating a reason, the people said. This is despite Potash Corp.'s assurances that any deal would not be based on labor and other cost savings, and that K+S's management would be offered important roles in the combined company, the people added.

Potash Corp. In Talks To Buy German Potash Giant K+S For €7.8 Billion

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT) confirmed that it has made a private proposal to K+S Aktiengesellschaft (DB:SDF) to negotiate the acquisition of K+S by PotashCorp. There is no certainty that any offer will ultimately be made or as to the terms on which such an offer might be made. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. has informed the Board of Executive Directors and the Supervisory Board of K+S Aktiengesellschaft that Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. may decide, depending on certain conditions, including a due diligence exercise, to offer to the shareholders of the company the acquisition of all outstanding shares by way of public takeover offer. According to sources, PotashCorp has made a €7.8 billion proposal. Sources familiar with the matter said that the takeover offer represents over €40 a share, and K+S is likely to reject the offer as being too low.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Presents at 3rd Annual Health and Safety Excellence for Mining Conference, Jun-16-2015

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Presents at 3rd Annual Health and Safety Excellence for Mining Conference, Jun-16-2015 . Venue: Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Speakers: John Horne, Director, Safety and Health.

 

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