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New attack on potash 'cartel'
Two Canadian corporate giants, Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. and Calgary-based Agrium Inc., are among a list of worldwide potash producers facing a revived U.S.
Foreign Fertilizer Stocks Form Bases As Crop Prices Rise  Investor's Business Daily
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Young workers shorten career climb through mentoring
When John Blazenko hired Robert Dul in 2006 as a junior inspector for Agrium Inc., the young employee was green, barely out of technical school in Edmonton.
Price-fixing suit would put potash industry on trial
The class action suit alleges that seven Canadian, Russian and Belarusian companies have colluded to keep U.S. prices elevated, effectively acting as a �global cartel�.
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US drought set to harvest huge profits for Canadian fertilizer companies
Agrium chief executive Mike Wilson also indicated that Agrium could be a beneficiary of the prolonged drought affecting much of the U.S.
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Baskin-Robbins Ontario plant can't keep up with demand, so will close
Canada's Agrium Inc. boosted its earnings forecast today, citing strong demand. The agricultural products giant said it now expects earnings per share of between $5.40 (U.
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Cyclical dividend stocks: More than tempting treats
Notice the presence on CPMS's list of a few traditional dividend stocks that don't really fit the cyclical profile - TransCanada Corp.
Stock hunt, sector by sector, turns up dandy dozen
Morningstar Inc. provides independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Its investment research tool, Morningstar CPMS, provides quantitative North American equity research and portfolio analysis to institutional ...
US Midwest drought sets global crop prices soaring
The surge in grain prices has had a predictably strong impact on the prices of Canadian fertilizer equities such as those of Agrium and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc., which are up 13% and 16%, respectively, in the past month. Higher crop prices ...
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Funds vs. ETFs: peeling away some of the myths
A Canadian equity fund holding 15 to 20 of the top 25 stocks on the S&P/TSX 60 Index (four or five banks, one insurer, Barrick, Suncor, Encana, either Potash Corp or Agrium, CN or CP Rail and two of Bell, Rogers or Telus) shouldn't be expected to ...
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Is there money to be made in the lumber yard?
When asked to explain the difference between a fundamental and technical analyst I could serve up something from Investopedia.com or I could simply say a fundamental analyst will listen to compelling stories and a technical analyst will listen to the ...