On Fertile Ground
Agricultural stocks have taken off like rockets this week in reaction to bearish crop reports that show reduced yield and quality due to widespread dry weather across the U.S. These hot and cold issues were already trading well off their 2012 lows prior to the news and now show long-term bottoming patterns that have eluded the sector in the last three years.
Traders and investors can choose from many sector components, but Mosaic (MOS) and Potash (POT) are the most popular choices, with highly liquid equities that reflect the changing tide of worldwide fertilizer demand. Both stocks are grinding out similar bull patterns now, with Mosaic showing greater buying interest after this week's big rally....320 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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