Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM): Francisco J Sanchez , director of Archer Daniels Midland Co purchased 500 shares on May 17, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 18, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $37.44 per share for a total value of $18,720.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 17, 2016, John P Stott (Group VP, Finance & Controller) sold 1,756 shares at $37.68 per share price.On Feb 5, 2016, Francisco J Sanchez (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $34.35 per share price.Also, On Nov 24, 2015, Joseph D. Taets (Senior Vice President) purchased 3,000 shares at $36.24 per share price.On Nov 20, 2015, Juan R Luciano (CEO) purchased 2,772 shares at $36.03 per share price.
Archer Daniels Midland Company: On Thursday, May 19, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Archer Daniels Midland Company which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $37.3 and hit $38.38 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $38.37, with a gain of 2.29% or 0.86 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 42,23,294 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $53.31 and the company has a market cap of $22,546 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $29.86.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Archer Daniels Midland Company is Downgraded by Standpoint Research to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 28, 2016.Archer Daniels Midland Company is Upgraded by JP Morgan to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Underweight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 22, 2016.Archer Daniels Midland Company is Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 7, 2016.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company is a processor of oilseeds corn wheat cocoa and other agricultural commodities and manufactures protein meal vegetable oil corn sweeteners flour biodiesel ethanol and other value-added food and feed ingredients. The Companys segments include Oilseeds Processing Corn Processing Agricultural Services and Wild Flavors and Specialty Ingredients. The Corn Processing segment is engaged in corn wet milling and dry milling activities. The Agricultural Services segment utilizes its United States grain elevator global transportation network and port operations to buy store clean and transport agricultural commodities such as oilseeds corn wheat milo oats rice and barley and resells these commodities primarily as food and feed ingredients and as raw materials for the agricultural processing industry. Wild Flavors’ products include flavors colors sweeteners and health ingredients as well as ready-to-market concepts and complete solutions.