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Why Monsanto Earnings Will Not Please Investors

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fiscal third-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The fertilizer and seed maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.39 on revenue ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alkermes, Cisco, Gap, Rackspace, SouFun, Verizon and More

Stocks were getting pounded lower on Tuesday, following overseas market selling and as bonds have sold off. One thing that may bring comfort is that investors have bought stocks on ...
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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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Overseas Companies With High Exposure in the US

Both the European and Japanese central banks have embarked on quantitative easing programs that have significantly weakened their currency versus the U.S. dollar. A weaker currency can make the goods ...
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EPA Reports Negligible Benefits from Bee-Killing Pesticides (Updated & Corrected)

Correction: The original article was based on outdated information and incorrectly stated that GrubEx from The Scotts-Miracle Gro Company still contained a neonicotinoid. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Intel, Nationstar, IMAX, Diageo and Many More

Stocks were up in the premarket yet again on Wednesday, as earnings season is getting underway with a very positive bias. Investors are looking for upside, but perhaps via stock ...
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Merrill Lynch Top 10 EMEA Picks: ABB, Nokia, Barclays, BBVA, Diageo and More

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has named its top 10 EMEA (Europe, Mid-East, Africa) picks as short-term stock recommendations for the first quarter of 2014. It turns out that most of ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 6, 2013: Markets Waver With Little New Data to Chew On (FSLR, JCP, WFC, ACI, ITRI, CMG, EXPE, GNW, TTWO, DIS, ZNGA, CVS, MRO, NUS, RL, SYT, TWX, FMC, GMCR, IACI, TSO, V, YELP, ALU, BG, CI, MWW, NYT, PM, S, TEVA, BCC, GDP, VOCS)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning before bouncing into positive territory briefly and then turning south again. As happened yesterday, the focus was on Europe, where Italy’s oldest bank ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 5, 2013: Markets Recover from Yesterday’s Slump (CLWR, M, SWC, DRI, UNH, CYOU, GCI, HUM, GOLD, RCL, SPG, CLX, APC, BIDU, EW, YUM, AGCO, AGN, ACI, ADM, ARMH, BP, ETN, EL, SIRI, K, CMG, EXPE, GNW, TTWO, DIS, ZNGA, CVS, MRO, NUS, RL, SYT, TWX, DELL, OPXA, MHP)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning and maintained their upward momentum for essentially the whole day. Lacking any really bad news from Asia or Europe, U.S. markets shrugged off ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — December 7, 2012: Markets Wobble to Mixed Close (TCK, MCD, SYT, AET, MPEL, HWD, PANW, SWHC, WGO, UEC, SMRT, SCHL, FGP, CMVT, AMRN, GRPN, F)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following a poor growth forecast from Europe and a better-than-expected report on U.S. unemployment. The German central bank said this morning that Germany’s ...
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Drought Be Damned: First Results in for ‘Tolerant’ Corn

Farmers were panicking this summer, dealing with the worst drought to  hit the US in five decades, but from this disaster progress is  blossoming in the form of a drought-tolerant ...
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DuPont Sells Paint Unit, Will Cut “Overhead” Later (DD, CG, APO, KKR, SYT)

Following a months-long auction process, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) has agreed to sell its performance coating unit (DPC) to the Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) for ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — July 26, 2012: Market Jumps on ECB President’s Vow

The three major US stock indexes opened higher this morning following European Central Bank president Mario Draghi’s promise to “do whatever it takes to preserve the euro” (our coverage here). ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — July 25, 2012: Markets Mixed on Spotty Earnings Reports

The three major US stock indexes opened mixed this morning with the Nasdaq Composite slightly negative on an unexpectedly weak earnings report from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) (more coverage here). ...
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Fertilizer Stocks May Be Fully Valued

Fertilizer maker Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE: POT) is expected to report earnings on Thursday, and post earnings per share (EPS) of $1.02 on revenue of $2.37 billion. A ...
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