Monsanto (NYSE:MON)

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Protests Against Monsanto in 400 Cities

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) are bad for people, the environment, and water supplies, at least. This is according to the protestors involved in the "March Against Monsanto." Their protests cover ...
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Should Syngenta Take the Offer From Monsanto?

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) confirmed Friday morning that it had made a private proposal to acquire Switzerland-based Syngenta A.G. (NYSE: SYT) for 449 Swiss francs (about $484) per share in ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Borderfree, Genworth, Groupon, Nationstar, SolarCity, Zulily and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday morning. The markets are still challenging all-time highs and investors have literally bought every single pullback for almost four years. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Monsanto Light on Revenues, Looks Light Ahead

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported its fiscal second-quarter earnings before the markets opened Wednesday. The company had $2.92 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.2 billion in revenue, compared to ...
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What to Expect From Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) will report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the opening bell. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimates call for earnings per share (EPS) of $2.93 and ...
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3 Key Earnings Reports to Watch in the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting their quarterly results at the end of March and beginning of April. We have reviewed ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Agriculture Stock Picks for 2015

Credit Suisse released its report on global agricultural sciences, in which it details its outlook for agriculture for 2015. The brokerage firm also included its top stock picks in this ...
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Can Monsanto Overcome Its Weaker Guidance After Earnings?

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The fertilizer and seed maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.50 on revenue of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Monsanto, Virgin America and More

With stocks indicated slightly higher after the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above the vaunted 18,000 level, investors will look to extend gains and perhaps see yet another day of ...
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High-Profile Insider Selling Picks Up as Market Has Best Week Since 2013

One thing that went away fast when the market was in free-fall mode as the quarter started was insider selling, and who can blame them? With shares going down fast, ...
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Dow Chemical Cash Flow May Hint at Dividend Hike

The Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The chemical products maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.72 on revenues of ...
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Dow Chemical Gets Approval for Herbicide to Challenge Roundup

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday granted approval to the AgroSciences division of Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) for the use of its Enlist Duo-brand herbicide. The substance ...
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Buybacks Might Not Save Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The fertilizer and seed maker reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.27 ...
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Key Companies With Insider Selling This Week

In a week that saw more than its share of volatility some top insiders decided it was time to lighten up on their holdings. As we have mentioned in the ...
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