IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

PotashCorp Cuts Outlook After First-Quarter Miss

11:56 AM MDT | April 26, 2012 | Rebecca Coons

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp) posted a 33% decline in profits, as potash buyers continued to hold off purchases and margins sunk on higher costs. The company reported earnings of $491 million for its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, compared with $732 million in the same year ago quarter. Earnings of 56 cts/share missed analysts estimates of 63 cts/share, as reported by Thomson Reuters (New York). Sale fell 26%, to $1.7  billion. “Fertilizer buyers continued to move cautiously at the beginning of the year, especially with potash...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2012 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa