Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) recovered 10.94% of its value since hitting low of $15.72. The recent move of -0.63% drop pushed the stock to close at $17.44 when trading ended on 8/10/2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $17.28 and $17.59. This company shares are 17.37% off its target price of $20.47 and the current market capitalization stands at $14.65B. The recent change has given its price a 2.17% lead over SMA 50 and -13.94% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 1.93% gains, 6.67% gains and -6.99% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found POT’s volatility during a week at 1.7% and during a month it has been found around 1.7%.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $8.87 billion or 81.4% in POT stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. First Eagle Investment Management, Llc owns $953.95 million in Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., which represents roughly 6.51% of the company’s market cap and approximately 10.76% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Royal Bank Of Canada, which owns 38,631,705 shares of the stock are valued at $677.99 million. The third largest holder is Fiduciary Management Inc /Wi/, which currently holds $667.52 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.56% of its market capitalization.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of Jun reporting period, 183 institutional holders increased their position in Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) by some 43,222,552 shares, 239 decreased positions by 37,265,277 and 89 held positions by 424,781,830. That puts total institutional holdings at 505,269,659 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 35 new institutional investments totaling 4,864,804 shares while 62 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 11,247,339 shares.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT), with 5 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 5 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 1 buy, 1 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.17 average brokerage recommendation.