POT : Analysis & Opinions

  1. BHP Billiton Cuts Back on Another Commodity

    March 15, 2016
    BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP) has built up operations that span the gamut of natural resources -- iron ore, petroleum, copper, ...
  2. Agricultural Stocks May Head Even Lower (POT, MON)

    March 3, 2016
    Agricultural chemical companies may resume major downtrends after working off oversold technical conditions.
  3. The Top 5 Large-Cap Basic Material Stocks for 2016

    December 14, 2015
    Discover the top five large-cap basic materials stocks expected to grow in 2016, with summaries of each company and the rational ...
  4. PotashCorp Withdraws Offer for K+S

    October 6, 2015
    Investors in German fertilizer producer K+S aren't going to be happy with management now that PotashCorp of Saskatchewan ...
  5. How To Invest In Farming Without Owning a Farm

    September 16, 2015
    Investors have a number of ways to get exposure to the agriculture and farming sector besides actually having to buy a farm.
  6. The 5 Biggest Canadian Mining Companies (POT, AGU)

    August 20, 2015
    Learn about the largest Canadian mining companies by market capitalization, including potash production, gold production ...
  7. K+S Says PotashCorp Deal Is Dying but Not Dead

    August 17, 2015
    A merger between Canadian fertilizer giant PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) and its German counterpart K+S is still possible, just ...
  8. It's Not Just K+S Directors Who Opppose Potash Bid

    August 13, 2015
    It is understandable that the board of directors of German fertilizer and chemical specialist K+S would stand fast against ...
  9. K+S Tells PotashCorp the Answer Is Still No (KPLUY, POT)

    August 11, 2015
    Apparently no matter how many times PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) rephrases its $8.7 billion offer for German fertilizer maker ...
  10. PotashCorp Gives K+S Nothing New to Talk About

    July 27, 2015
    PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) really needs to sweeten the pot if it wants to bring German rival K+S to the negotiating table. The ...
  11. CF Industries Continues Its Shopping Spree

    July 22, 2015
    Just weeks after acquiring U.K.-based nitrogen producer GrowHow, fertilizer producer CF Industries (NYSE: CF) is looking ...
  12. Is This Why PotashCorp Really Wants to Buy K+S?

    July 13, 2015
    The $8.7 billion takeover bid by PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) for German rival K+S may not just be an effort to use the depressed ...
  13. 3 Reasons PotashCorp Stock Could Fall

    July 1, 2015
    The ups and downs of fertilizer stocks in recent years have drawn widespread surprise from investors, as many believed the ...
  14. 3 Reasons PotashCorp Stock Could Rise

    June 11, 2015
    Throughout much of the 2000s, fertilizer companies were among the best performers in the stock market, and Canada's Potash ...
  15. The 3 Key Numbers PotashCorp Investors Must Know

    May 28, 2015
    The fertilizer industry has run both hot and cold over the years, and PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) has been at the forefront of ...
  16. 5 Things PotashCorp Wants You to Know

    May 12, 2015
    For a couple of years now, fertilizer giant PotashCorp (NYSE: POT) has struggled to recover from the plunge in potash prices ...
  17. How PotashCorp Aims to Profit From a Hungry China (MOS, POT)

    April 9, 2015
    A couple of years ago, shares of fertilizer giant Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE: POT) suffered a huge decline when ...
  18. Could PotashCorp Finally Spring Higher?

    March 10, 2015
    In 2013 shares of PotashCorp , one of the major global producers of potash-based fertilizer, tumbled in response on fears ...
  19. Are These 3 Agriculture Stocks Headed Higher?

    February 19, 2015
    Strong momentum across the agriculture sector is causing many traders to take a closer look at farming chemicals via the ...
  20. Top Companies Trading On The Toronto Stock Exchange

    August 15, 2014
    Canadian stock markets are home to some of the best companies across sectors such as finance, energy, mining and minerals.
  21. This Stock/Option Combo Could Land A 45% Return

    March 20, 2014
    Prices for agriculture commodities such as corn, wheat and soy have been climbing sharply over the past several weeks. The ...
  22. Top Trending Tickers On StockTwits For January 30

    January 30, 2014
    Here's a look at the top tickers trending on StockTwits.com Facebook: Shares hit new all time high in pre-market Last ...
  23. A Huge Opportunity In Fertilizer Stocks

    August 7, 2013
    While the Belarusian Potash Company (BPC) cartel’s break-up shook the entire fertilizer industry, the long term picture is ...
  24. Yara Built To Last, But Looking At A Downturn In The Cycle

    July 15, 2013
    Yara is an excellent company, but facing a potentially significant decline in prices and margins.
  25. A Powerful Triple Play In Irrigation

    April 15, 2013
    Water use for agriculture continues to rise at extreme levels, but which companies are the top plays for this trend?
  26. The Fertile Play In Fertilizer

    December 13, 2012
    Adding the agriculture sector to a portfolio is a prudent move and now could be a great time to do just that.
  27. Significant Marubozu Candlesticks

    August 1, 2012
    This candlestick pattern can signal a big move, especially if it occurs in the right context. With the context right and ...
  28. CNOOC Paying Up For An Undervalued Canadian Oil Asset

    July 23, 2012
    CNOOC pays up for production growth by buying Nexen.
  29. Invest Abroad: Non-American Companies Worth Looking At

    June 1, 2012
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  30. Big Value In Fertilizer

    May 1, 2012
    The fertilizer sector will continue to see great gains as the world requires greater crop yields from less arable land.
  31. Choosing An Agriculture ETF

    April 6, 2012
    Each of three ag-related ETFs offers exposure to specific areas the others do not.
  32. 8 Ways to Grab Emerging-Market Growth

    March 31, 2012
    RDM Financial CEO Ron Weiner explains why he advises individuals to use ETFs and mutual funds for emerging-world exposure. ...
  33. Revisiting the 'Dividend Deluxe' Strategy

    March 6, 2012
    Even with interest rates at rock bottom, the dividend growth stocks in this ongoing portfolio have continued to provide an ...
  34. 3 Ways To Play Kubota

    February 29, 2012
    The appreciation of the yen has hurt Japanese exporters, but Kubota is one company taking steps to deal with this issue.
  35. Play The Growth In Mining M&A

    February 15, 2012
    Merger activity in the mining sector is anticipated to grow.
  36. Ag Stocks Gaining Momentum In 2012

    January 20, 2012
    Ag stocks had an up-and-down 2011 and in the first two weeks of 2012 have been one of the strongest sectors.
  37. Does CSX Have The Most Levers To Pull In 2012?

    January 18, 2012
    CSX has all of the perks of U.S. rail and a few extra as well.
  38. Can Investors Grow Wealth With Mosaic?

    January 6, 2012
    Mosaic is looking for crop prices to feed stronger fertilizer demand.
  39. Fertilizer Industry Will Yield Super Gains

    January 3, 2012
    Good economy or bad, the world will need more food, and, thus, more fertilizer.
  40. 2011 Look Back At Agriculture

    December 26, 2011
    Mediocre performance from agricultural stocks in 2011 will likely not be repeated in 2012.
  41. The Investment Case For Cresud

    December 21, 2011
    Cresud is hard to value, but a great play on land values in Argentina.
  42. Fertilizer Wars Heat Up

    October 5, 2011
    As our population continues to grow, increasing food production will be paramount. Hence, the historically boring fertilizer ...
  43. 2 Key Concepts for All Investors

    July 24, 2011
    Whether you’re a beginning or experienced investor, these weekly updates are designed to give you specific investment advice, ...
  44. Higher Fertilizer Prices On The Horizon

    June 16, 2011
    As world populations continue to grow, the need for more food will grow as well. For investors, adding the backbone of the ...
  45. Agriculture ETFs For Everyone

    June 15, 2011
    Whatever turn the economy takes, the demand for food may be the most certain aspect of an otherwise uncertain global economy.
  46. Potash Profits Growing Like A Weed

    May 3, 2011
    As the largest company in the space and largest producer of the most valuable nutrient potash,, PotashCorp is well suited ...
  47. A Look At The Mega-Miners

    March 15, 2011
    By choosing a mega-miner, investors not only gain exposure to a wide variety of metals, but also the whole mining supply ...
  48. Cargill To Dispose Of Mosaic

    January 20, 2011
    Cargill's divestiture of Mosaic has absolutely no effect on the economic value of Mosaic.
  49. KKR Feasts On Del Monte Foods

    November 29, 2010
    The KKR-led buyout of Del Monte Foods is likely a function of cheap credit and a decent valuation.
  50. The Falling Dollar - The Debate Rages On

    November 16, 2010
    The long- and short-term effects of the falling dollar.
  51. CF Industries Looks Ahead

    November 8, 2010
    Despite the rally in fertilizer company share prices thus far in 2010, fertilizer prices remain well below 2007-2008 levels.
  52. Invest In Potash

    October 28, 2010
    Despite all the news about Potash Corp, there are other opportunities to get into this market.
  53. 5 Agriculture Stocks To Grow With

    October 15, 2010
    Food prices will likely continue to rise as our population grows and biofuel development gains popularity.
  54. M&A Activity Heats Up

    August 23, 2010
    The energy sector has had a banner year for mergers and acquisitions. Find out which companies are getting in on the action.
  55. Turnaround Story Underway For Fertilizer Stocks?

    July 19, 2010
    Fertilizer and ag chemical stocks have been on fire for the last few days. Is this a fluke, or the beginning of a real recovery?
  56. Bargain Hunting In A Fully Valued Market

    May 6, 2010
    Even though the stock market averages are high there are still potential values out there.
  57. New Brunswick Attracts The Oil And Gas Industry

    April 2, 2010
    Southwestern Energy won a bid to become the second major indedpendent exploration and production company to explore for oil ...
  58. Is Potash Corp. Overvalued?

    February 23, 2010
    Potash stock has had a mild run up recently, but is the stock a good fundamental buy at its current price?
  59. A Final Look At Agriculture Stocks

    December 28, 2009
    Agriculture's resilience during the recession points to a strong outlook for the next several years.
  60. Consider Puts Selling To Nibble Back In The Market

    September 25, 2009
    Only sell put options if you are 100% comfortable owning the stock. If that’s the case, then selling puts can lower your ...
  61. China Still Has Its Gems

    August 11, 2009
    China's debt-free, cash-rich businesses may no longer be trading at a bargain, but there are still some promising agriculture ...
  62. ETFs And The G8 Food Plan

    July 16, 2009
    The G8 proposed an agriculture fund to help hungry countries produce food. Find out how this move could also help feed your ...
  63. New Fund Combines Hard Assets and Social Responsibility

    June 29, 2009
    A new fund called the SGM Hard Asset Fund invests in stocks with tangible assets while also adhering to socially responsible ...
  64. Are Fertilizer Stocks Losing Their Stink?

    February 24, 2009
    Traders will keep an eye on the various fertilizer stocks because they could be getting ready to make a move toward various ...
  65. Investing Abroad: Five Non-American Companies

    February 16, 2009
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  66. Oil/Fertilizer Two-Step At An End

    August 29, 2008
    Potash producers have sold off with the falling price of oil, but this correlation may soon come to its inevitable end.
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