February 15, 2013
After following PotashCorp (NYSE: POT ) for some time now, it might be time for me to lock in shares. In the video below, I dive into a few reasons. Briefly, the company's low-cost position is critical to success in a commodity market, several barriers to entry exist outside the typical mining examples, and competent management has been steering it through the cyclical nature of its business with great foresight.
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