Potash Corp. & Agrium Inc. merger still paying off

Potash Corp. & Agrium Inc. merger still paying off

Agrium Inc. completed its merger with Potash Corp in 2019. The new combined company, Nutrien, has benefited from higher commodity prices and better-than-expected cost cutting following the merger. This industry giant has also made strategic acquisitions to further spur its earnings.

The company has raised its… Read More

Buy Nutrien before it surges

Nutrien has risen just 16% since the merger of Agrium and Potash Corp. at the start of 2018. That’s modest compared to the 26% rise for the S&P/TSX Composite Index. Still, we feel that slower rise speaks to Nutrien’s unrecognized value. In fact, we believe… Read More

The need for food fuels this dividend

The world’s population will probably expand from 7.6 billion people in 2021 to around 10 billion in 2050. That increases the need for more and better food, which will drive demand for Nutrien’s fertilizers.
What’s more, the company has already raised its dividend four times since… Read More

Nutrien ready to accelerate its gains

We feel Nutrien’s shares are poised for big gains over the next few years. That’s despite moving mostly sideways since Agrium and Potash Corp. merged to form the company in January 2018.
The stock’s future growth will come as the world’s population continues to expand—from today’s… Read More

Nutrien ends North African deal

Morocco mining accounts for about 21% of the country’s total exports. The country is a top producer of phosphates and more-modest volumes of gold, silver, zinc, copper and cobalt. Morocco’s mining industry operates under a well-established regulatory code that supports a stable operating environment. That… Read More

Merger savings help Nutrien expand

NUTRIEN LTD. $71 (Toronto symbol NTR; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 594.6 million; Market cap: $42.2 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.2; Dividend yield: 3.4%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.nutrien.com) took its current form on January 1, 2018, through the merger of Agrium (old symbol AGU) and rival… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, May 24, 2019

CAE INC., $33.85, Toronto symbol CAE, is a leading maker of flight simulators for commercial and military aircraft. It also operates pilot-training schools in over 30 countries and makes mannequins and other medical-simulators for training health professionals.

CAE last raised its quarterly dividend with the September… Read More