Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE: POT) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 14661.35. It is in the Agricultural Chemicals industry and sector Basic Materials, with a current P/E of 15.02, a forward P/E of 19.53 and EPS of 1.16. At a stock price of 17.16 (-1.81%) it has a dividend yield of 5.72%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been -4.90%, more recently this last year it has grown by -16.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 35.81% and more long-term -10.11% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -79.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -0.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -27.40%.
For performance, Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 10.01%. For the last month performance for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is 7.30%. While the last quarter is 5.95% and half year, 10.67%. Finally for the year, performance is -35.59%.
The 52-week high for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., is at -36.84%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 20.99%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.99% and 0.17% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 3.30%, and for the month it is 3.61%. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., has a target price of 16.94.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.45, and for total debt/equity Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. has 0.55. The gross margin is 31.50%, while operating margin is 26.00%, the profit margin is 16.70%. The current ratio is 0.9 and the quick ratio is 0.5.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 81.40%. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. has a payout ratio of 119.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 838.75. The shares float is 837.67, with the float short at 5.00%, with short ratio coming to 4.23.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., get 5.50%, with its returns on investment at 11.60%. Return on equity is 11.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 16.94, reached soon?
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