Whatever may be going on in the market or a specific company's history, there are always reasons to consider buying shares in a business. After all, some of the best opportunities in stocks are born from historically bloody times.
Motley Fool CAPS hosts a boatload of opinions from more than 130,000 members on more than 5,300 stocks, giving good reasons to own -- or sell -- a stock.
In the case of feed and fertilizer maker PotashCorp
1. Cash aplenty
PotashCorp has expanded free cash flow at a rapid clip over the past years, thanks to expanded demand for fertilizer in developing nations. Despite the uncertainties in potash pricing facing PotashCorp and rivals such as Agrium
2. Competitive advantage
Interesting changes are afoot in the industry, including BHP Billiton's
3. Rebound around the corner
Of course, there's a lot more devil in the details of these buy-side opinions, which makes CAPS such a great resource to check and balance your own analysis. You can read the bullish and bearish sides to every stock. To see what the very best CAPS members are saying now about Potash, just click on over to Motley Fool CAPS and have a look -- it's all free, and your opinion's welcome, too.
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