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K+S AG KPLUF

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$14.02 −0.22 (1.54%)
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Price vs Fair Value

KPLUF is trading at a 37% discount.
Price
$14.13
Fair Value
$85.39
Uncertainty
Very High
1-Star Price
$73.62
5-Star Price
$72.23
Economic Moat
Ybzf
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$14.24
Day Range
$14.0214.02
52-Week Range
$13.5623.05
Bid/Ask
$0.01 / $2,014.79
Market Cap
$2.59 Bil
Volume/Avg
150 / 599

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
4.56
Price/Sales
0.57
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
7.74%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
7.69%
Total Yield
12.37%

Company Profile

K+S AG produces two primary products: fertilizer and salt. The company extracts potash and magnesium primarily in Germany, but it's also ramping up potash production at its new low-cost Bethune mine in Saskatchewan that will eventually produce roughly a third of total potash.
Sector
Basic Materials
Industry
Agricultural Inputs
Stock Style Box
Mid Value
Total Number of Employees
11,393

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
KPLUF
SSH
BFV
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
4.56812.83124.85
Price/Book Value
0.372.676.29
Price/Sales
0.572.065.08
Price/Cash Flow
3.1714.61
Price/Earnings
KPLUF
SSH
BFV

Financial Strength

Metric
KPLUF
SSH
BFV
Quick Ratio
1.442.944.15
Current Ratio
2.303.944.15
Interest Coverage
43.863.17
Quick Ratio
KPLUF
SSH
BFV

Profitability

Metric
KPLUF
SSH
BFV
Return on Assets (Normalized)
5.36%6.09%6.57%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
7.75%9.96%18.65%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
6.60%10.14%13.00%
Return on Assets
KPLUF
SSH
BFV
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