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Its position in the Powder River Basin gives the firm a narrow moat.
Lower commodity prices and a break-up of the European potash cartel have weighed on basic materials stocks year-to-date.
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Basic materials companies are in a period of very mixed near-term outlook in terms of end-market demand.
Morningstar StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina explains the importance of understanding whether an economic moat is expanding, shrinking, or staying the same over time.
With demand weakening, input cost relief is the only hope for many basic materials companies in the first quarter of 2012.st