Thursday, August 23, 2012

Potash: Where Did The Demand Go?

As other fertilizer stocks rocketed towards new all time highs, Potash Corp (POT) remains nearly 50% below the levels back before the crash from the financial crisis. In fact, CF Industries (CF) hit a new all time on Monday.

The company produces and sells fertilizers and related industrial and feed products primarily in the US and Canada. The company is one of the largest producers of potash, nitrogen, and phosphate, all essential nutrients required to help farmers grow healthier, more abundant crops.

With a market cap near $37B, the company is a major global force in the above fertilizer markets with a primary share of profits coming from potash.

Read the full article at Seeking Alpha.


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