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Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc (POT.N)

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Agrium Q2 adjusted EPS $4.09
Wednesday, 9 Aug 2017 06:48pm EDT 

Aug 9 (Reuters) - Agrium Inc :Qtrly adjusted earnings per share $4.09 .Qtrly retail sales were $5.7 billion versus $5.8 billion in Q2 2016.Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $4.75 to $5.25.Q2 net earnings to equity holders of Agrium $4.03 per share diluted.Qtrly sales $6,319 million versus $6,415 million last year.Agrium Inc - FY17 total capital expenditures are expected to be in range of $650-million to $700-million.Says lowered upper end of our annual guidance range due to an expected weak nitrogen pricing environment.Agrium Inc - potash production in 2017 is now expected to range between 2.5 million and 2.7 million tonnes.Updated FY 2017 retail EBITDA range from $1.150-billion to $1.20-billion compared to previous guidance of $1.125-billion to $1.250-billion.Sees 2017 nitrogen production to range between 3.5 million tonnes to 3.6 million tonnes.Nitrogen sales volumes were 1.2 million tonnes in q2 versus 1.2 million tonnes last year.Potash sales volumes were 714,000 tonnes in q2 versus. 697,000 tonnes last year.Agrium Inc - qtrly total wholesale sales $848 million versus $882 million in Q2 2016.Completion of merger with PotashCorp anticipated near Q3 end.Q2 earnings per share view $4.01, revenue view $6.30 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Fy2017 earnings per share view $4.87, revenue view $13.79 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Israel Chemicals Q2 profit dips
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 02:25am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd ::Q2 revenue $1.32 billion versus $1.38 billion previous year.Q2 net income $57 million versus $120 million previous year.Q2 revenue view $1.32 billion, net profit view $90.8 million -Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Says recorded provision "in an immaterial amount" to cover short-term costs of spill at Rotem Amfert plant.  Full Article

Potash Corp of Saskatchewan not planning potash output cuts-CEO
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 12:08pm EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc CEO Jochen Tilk, speaking on a conference call, said: :Potash Corp has not been approached by China-based interests for its SQM stake.Potash Corp will maintain potash market share as demand grows, has flexibility to raise output.Potash Corp has no intention to make significant cuts to potash production.  Full Article

PotashCorp Q2 earnings per share $0.24
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 06:00am EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc ::PotashCorp reports second-quarter earnings of $0.24 per share.Q2 earnings per share $0.24.Q2 earnings per share view $0.18 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Reaffirms FY 2017 earnings per share view $0.45 to $0.65.Potash Corp - ‍expect merger of equals with agrium to close late in Q3 of 2017​.Potash Corp - full-year 2017 guidance maintained at $0.45-$0.65 per share, including merger-related costs of $0.06 per share.Potash Corp - ‍full-year 2017 guidance maintained at $0.45-$0.65 per share, including merger-related costs of $0.06 per share​.Potash Corp Q2 sales $1,120 million versus $1,053 million."global potash markets continued to improve through Q2".Potash Corp - for potash, ‍sales volumes for quarter (2.4 million tonnes) exceeded those for comparable periods in 2016.Potash Corp sees FY 2017 capital expenditures about $600 million."in nitrogen, startup of new global capacity had a negative impact on market fundamentals during quarter".Potash Corp - ‍increased anticipated potash global shipment range to 62-65 million tonnes for 2017​.Potash Corp - ‍average realized potash price of $174 per tonne for Q2​.Potash - "despite strong demand in Latam, global phosphate markets remained subdued in Q2 largely due to increased supply and lower shipments to India".Potash Corp - for nitrogen, ‍sales volumes of 1.6 million tonnes for quarter were 6 percent higher than those in same period of 2016​.  Full Article

Canpotex says expected total shipments to China of about 2.1 mln MT for 2017
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 05:13pm EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Agrium Inc :Canpotex - with conclusion of new potash supply contracts with Chinese customers, confirms expected total shipments to China of about 2.1 million MT for 2017.  Full Article

Potash Corp declares quarterly dividend
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 04:26pm EDT 

May 10 (Reuters) - Potash Corp :Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc declares quarterly dividend.Sets quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share.  Full Article

Israel Chemicals first quarter revenue up
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 06:30am EDT 

May 10 (Reuters) - ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd , ICL.N:Israel Chemicals (ICL) reported on Wednesday first quarter revenue of $1.3 billion versus $1.27 billion a year earlier..ICL reported adjusted net profit of $68 million for the quarter, versus $85 million a year earlier..The company's quarterly revenue view was $1.32 billion and adjusted net profit view $63.3 million, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.ICL declared a quarterly dividend of $34 million..  Full Article

Potash Corp Of Saskatchewan Q1 earnings per share $0.18
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 06:00am EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc :Potashcorp reports first-quarter earnings of $0.18 per share.Q1 earnings per share $0.18.Sees fy 2017 earnings per share $0.45 to $0.65 including items.Full-Year 2017 guidance increased to $0.45-$0.65 per share, including merger-related costs of $0.05 per share.Q1 sales $1,112 million versus $1,209 million last year.Potash corp - "strong demand" is expected to continue through remainder of year for potash.Potash - raised bottom end of guidance ranges for potash sales volumes and gross margin to 8.9-9.4 million tonnes and $600-$800 million, respectively for fy.Maintain combined nitrogen and phosphate gross margin estimate of $150-$400 million in 2017.Says first-quarter potash sales volumes of 2.2 million tonnes, above 1.8 million tonnes sold in same period last year.Potash corp - sees fy capital expenditures about $600 million.Nutrient affordability and lower inventories led to consistent buyer engagement in potash during q1.Potash ceo sees improved consumption trends and nutrient affordability in key markets to support potash demand and results through remainder of 2017..Says q1 average realized potash price of $166 per tonne was below $178 per tonne realized in 2016's q1.Potash sees good progress on merger of equals with agrium.Qtrly nitrogen total sales volumes of 1.6 million tonnes were down 6 percent compared to same period in 2016.  Full Article

Potash Corp sees third-quarter closing of Agrium merger
Wednesday, 1 Mar 2017 04:36pm EST 

Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc CEO Jochen Tilk, speaking at an investor presentation in Florida: Said he expects merger with Agrium to close in third quarter Further company coverage: [POT.TO] (Reporting By Rod Nickel) ((rod.nickel@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Agrium has 'strong interest' in seed or chemical lines-CEO
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 11:00am EST 

Agrium Inc CEO Chuck Magro, speaking on a quarterly conference call: Said Agrium has 'strong interest' in acquiring seed or chemical businesses available as result of other mergers Further company coverage: [AGU.TO] (Reporting By Rod Nickel) ((rod.nickel@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Agrium's quarterly profit falls 1.2 pct

Aug 9 Canadian fertilizer maker Agrium Inc reported a 1.2 percent fall in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by weak demand for phosphate and nitrogen.