Monsanto (NYSE:MON)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, Monsanto, Palo Alto, TG Therapeutics, Ulta, Vivint Solar and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday ahead of the three-day weekend. This week saw handy gains on Tuesday and Wednesday and oil briefly hit $50 again. Maybe "sell in ...
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Monsanto (Predictably) Rebuffs Bayer

Bayer said Tuesday that it was not surprised that its $62 billion offer to acquire Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) was declined, but the German firm is pleased that Monsanto is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Best Buy, Nokia, CSC, HPE, Monsanto, Noble Energy, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday morning, after a strong housing number took the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 213 points to 17,706 on Tuesday. Even with the notion of ...
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Bayer Rationalizes $62 Billion Offer for Monsanto

German conglomerate Bayer Monday morning released details of its widely presumed offer for Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON). The maker of everything from aspirin to fertilizer has offered to pay $122 ...
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Monsanto Gets Good News, Genetically Engineered Seeds Are Safe

A day before Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) confirmed that it was holding discussions with Bayer regarding an acquisition by the German company, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine ...
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Monsanto, Once the Hunter, Now the Prey

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) tried for four years to acquire Germany-based Syngenta A.G. (NYSE: SYT), before finally giving up in February when China National Chemical (ChemChina) offered around $46 billion ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Automaker Volkswagen now has the worst reputation of any major company in the United States. E-retailer Amazon.com has the best reputation, and Apple moved into second place, beating rival Samsung, ...
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Energy Stocks Highlight Slow Earnings Season Insider Buying: Summit Midstream, Western Refining Logistics, Monsanto and More

Regular 24/7 Wall St. readers know that earnings season typically slows the rate of insider activity in a big way. Corporations go into what is called the silent period, before, ...
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Monsanto Falls Short on Earnings but Lifts Guidance

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened Wednesday. The company said it had $2.42 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.53 billion in ...
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What to Look for in Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) is set to share its latest quarterly earnings before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $2.44 in earnings per ...
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Monsanto Settles With SEC Over Accounting Violations

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that St. Louis-based agribusiness Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) has agreed to pay an $80 million penalty and retain an independent compliance ...
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Agriculture: An Income Play Now, a Growth Play Later

It has been a tough half decade in agriculture. Major exchange traded funds have tanked, with the PowerShares DB Agriculture ETF (NYSEMKT: DBA) down nearly 45% on 2011 highs, and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, BioCryst, Eli Lilly, Facebook, Flextronics, Gap, Tesla and More

Stocks were up yet again on Friday, making for one serious move, with the Dow up about 1,000 points from the lows of just last Friday. Investors have proven over and ...
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Will Accelerated Buyback Overcome Weak Monsanto Guidance?

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The fertilizer and seed maker reported quarterly an adjusted diluted net loss of $0.19 on revenue ...
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Top 7 Earnings to Look For in the Week Ahead

It is that time of the year again, third-quarter earnings season. Most companies will be reporting their financial results for the calendar quarter over the course of October and into ...
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