|Last Price$15.48||Day Change (%)-0.16%|
|Open Price$15.58||Day Change ($)-0.02|
|Day Range15.45–15.66||52-Week Range14.34–22.69|
As of Fri 03/14/2014 06:08 PM EST | USD
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Improved demand should underpin stronger potash and PRB coal markets in 2014.
Lower commodity prices and a break-up of the European potash cartel have weighed on basic materials stocks year-to-date.
Its position in the Powder River Basin gives the firm a narrow moat.
Basic materials companies are in a period of very mixed near-term outlook in terms of end-market demand.
We think Cloud Peak is the best way to play a rebound in PRB coal prices.
Rising prices for food, gas, medical care top posters' worry lists.
Coal ETFs carry above-average risk but offer compelling reward potential right now.
Foreign firms that have established competitive advantages in China are well-positioned to profit from consumption growth.