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Nutrien Ltd (NTR.TO)

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16 Aug 2019
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Nutrien Declares Quarterly Dividend Of US$0.45 Per Share
Tuesday, 30 Jul 2019 

July 30 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF US$0.45 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Nutrien Posts Q2 EPS Of $1.47
Monday, 29 Jul 2019 

July 30 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd ::Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.58.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.47 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.ANNOUNCED A 5 PERCENT INCREASE IN EXPECTED QUARTERLY DIVIDEND PAYOUT TO $0.45 PER SHARE."U.S. WEATHER IN FIRST HALF WAS SO SEVERE IT NEARLY ELIMINATED GLOBAL DEMAND GROWTH FOR CROP INPUTS".FULL-YEAR 2019 ADJUSTED NET EARNINGS PER SHARE GUIDANCE IS LOWERED TO $2.70 TO $3.00 PER SHARE."DEMAND FOR GRAINS AND OILSEEDS IS STILL GROWING, AND WITH LOWER CROP INVENTORIES AND HIGHER PRICES, WE EXPECT A STRONG REBOUND IN 2020".FULL-YEAR 2019 ADJUSTED EBITDA GUIDANCE IS LOWERED TO $4.35 BILLION TO $4.70 BILLION.EXPECT TO ACHIEVE OVER $650 MILLION IN ANNUAL RUN RATE SYNERGIES BY END OF 2019.QTRLY SALES $8.66 BILLION VERSUS $8.11 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.60, REVENUE VIEW $8.63 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES 2019 POTASH SALES 12.6 MILLION TONNES TO 13.0 MILLION TONNES.UNDER AGRICULTURE AND RETAIL, SEES SOUTH AMERICAN GROWERS TO RESPOND TO U.S. PRODUCTION PROBLEMS BY INCREASING SOYBEAN AND CORN ACREAGE.SEES 2019 NITROGEN SALES 10.6 MILLION TONNES TO 11.0 MILLION TONNES.IN Q2 OF 2019, TERMINATED $500 MILLION ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE SECURITIZATION PROGRAM.NUTRIEN - ON AGRICULTURE AND RETAIL, ASSUMING FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS, SEE STRONG FALL FERTILIZER APPLICATIONS AS GROWERS BEGIN TO PLAN FOR 2020.NUTRIEN - GLOBAL POTASH PRICES IN H1 2019 WERE LARGELY STABLE ACROSS KEY SPOT MARKETS AS IMPORT DEMAND WAS STRONG PARTICULARLY FROM CHINA AND BRAZIL.  Full Article

Ruralco Holdings Updates On Decision By Australian Competition And Consumer Commission
Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 

June 13 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings Ltd ::RURALCO NOTES TODAY'S DECISION BY AUSTRALIAN COMPETITION AND CONSUMER COMMISSION.IS CURRENTLY CONSIDERING IMPACT OF ACCC'S PROCESS ON TRANSACTION TIMETABLE.BOARD CONTINUES TO UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMEND THAT SHAREHOLDERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF SCHEME IN ABSENCE OF A SUPERIOR PROPOSAL.ACCC HAS INDICATED THAT IT EXPECTS TO ANNOUNCE ITS FINAL DECISION IN RESPECT OF TRANSACTION ON 15 AUGUST 2019.  Full Article

ACCC Releases Statement Of Issues On Nutrien's Proposed Acquisition Of Ruralco
Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 

June 13 (Reuters) - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission::RELEASED A STATEMENT OF ISSUES RAISING PRELIMINARY COMPETITION CONCERNS ABOUT NUTRIEN'S PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF RURALCO.IDENTIFIED LOCAL AREAS WHERE LANDMARK’S RURAL MERCHANDISE STORES COMPETE WITH RURALCO STORES AND THERE WOULD BE FEW REMAINING COMPETITORS.CONSIDERING WHETHER DELIVERY FROM OUTSIDE THESE REGIONS WOULD PROVIDE SUFFICIENT COMPETITION TO THE RURALCO-LANDMARK RETAIL STORES.PRELIMINARY VIEW IS THAT PROPOSED DEAL IS UNLIKELY TO LESSEN COMPETITION IN SUPPLY OF WOOL BROKING, LIVESTOCK AGENCY, & OTHER AREAS.CHECKING WHETHER MERGED LANDMARK-RURALCO WOULD BE MORE LIKELY TO DISCRIMINATE AGAINST RETAILERS WH0 ARE WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS COMPETING WITH STORES.CONSIDERING WHETHER PROPOSED DEAL WOULD REDUCE COMPETITION AT WHOLESALE LEVEL, WHETHER REMAINING WHOLESALERS WILL PROVIDE SUFFICIENT COMPETITION.  Full Article

Nutrien Announces Board Leadership Succession
Friday, 29 Mar 2019 

Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN ANNOUNCES BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION.NUTRIEN LTD - BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION PLAN INCLUDES A REDUCTION IN BOARD SIZE TO 12 DIRECTORS.NUTRIEN LTD - BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION PLAN INCLUDES NOMINATION OF AN INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIR.NUTRIEN LTD - INCUMBENT DIRECTORS DEREK PANNELL, JERRY GRANDEY AND ANNE MCLELLAN WILL BE RETIRING FROM BOARD IN CONNECTION WITH ANNUAL MEETING.NUTRIEN LTD - MAYO SCHMIDT WILL SUCCEED DEREK PANNELL AS NUTRIEN'S INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIR FOLLOWING ANNUAL MEETING..NUTRIEN LTD - ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2019.  Full Article

Ruralco Holdings Says Takeover By Nutrien May Take Six Months Or More
Friday, 8 Mar 2019 

March 8 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings::SAYS TAKEOVER BY NUTRIEN LTD MAY GO FOR SIX MONTHS OR MORE.ENTERED SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION DEED WITH NUTRIEN, BOARD UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMENDS SCHEME IN ABSENCE OF SUPERIOR PROPOSAL.  Full Article

ACCC To Commence Public Review Of Nutrien's Ruralco Acquisition
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - AUSTRALIAN COMPETITION AND CONSUMER COMMISSION-:PUBLIC REVIEW WILL BE COMMENCED ON PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF RURALCO BY NUTRIEN'S AUSTRALIAN BUSINESS, LANDMARK.  Full Article

Ruralco Holdings Enters Into Scheme Implementation Deed With Nutrien Ltd
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings Ltd ::RURALCO HAS ENTERED INTO A SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION DEED WITH NUTRIEN LTD.NUTRIEN HAS AGREED TO ACQUIRE 100% OF ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL OF RURALCO FOR A CASH PRICE OF $4.40 PER SHARE.DIRECTORS OF RURALCO UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMEND THAT RURALCO SHAREHOLDERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF SCHEME.DIRECTORS OF RURALCO ALSO INTEND TO DECLARE AND PAY A FULLY FRANKED FY2019 INTERIM DIVIDEND (INTERIM DIVIDEND) OF UP TO 10 CENTS PER SHARE.EXPECTS TO DECLARE & PAY A FULLY FRANKED SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF UP TO 90 CENTS PER SHARE IN CASH ON OR SHORTLY BEFORE IMPLEMENTATION OF SCHEME.DEAL VALUES RURALCO'S FULLY DILUTED EQUITY AT ABOUT $469 MLN, AND AT AN ENTERPRISE VALUE OF $615 MLN.SCHEME IS EXPECTED TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN SECOND HALF OF 2019.  Full Article

ACCC Says Is Aware Of Media Speculation On Possible Acquisition Of Ruralco By Nutrien
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Australian Competition & Consumer Commission::AWARE OF MEDIA SPECULATION ON POSSIBLE ACQUISITION OF RURALCO BY NUTRIEN'S UNIT LANDMARK AND IS MONITORING THE SITUATION.  Full Article

Nutrien Announces TSX Approval For Its Renewed Share Repurchase Program
Monday, 25 Feb 2019 

Feb 25 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN ANNOUNCES TSX APPROVAL FOR ITS RENEWED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-K+S cash flow boost and earnings growth lift shares

* Shares rise 5% in early trade (Updates with share price, analyst comment, detail)