Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) : Wednesdays money flow analysis of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) indicates the selling of stock on the strength of price. The investors sold the stock on every rise as seen in the downtick transactions of $26.88 million. In comparison, the inflow of money on upticks was a meager $24.21 million. The dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the downtick trades was negative $2.67 million. The uptick to downtick ratio of 0.9 in the money flow shows weakness. The uptick block trades were valued at $1.16 million. The downtick transaction value was high at $7.58 million, which denotes distribution on strength. The uptick to downtick ratio of block trades was 0.15. Hence, the net money flow in the stock was negative ($6.42 million). Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) gained $2.63 at $103.72, a change of 2.6% over the previous days close.
In an insider trading activity,The director of Monsanto Co /New/, Poste George sold 1,136 shares at $91.93 on April 19, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $104,432. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. Currently the company Insiders own 0.88% of Monsanto Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -6.63% . Institutional Investors own 82.19% of Monsanto Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -6.63%.
The company shares have dropped -6.10% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 10, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $114.26 and the one year low was seen on Sep 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $105.33 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $94.87. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $104.21 and $100.75 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $104.49. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $103.52, notching a gain of 2.40% for the day. The total traded volume was 7,390,650 . The stock had closed at $101.09 on the previous day.
Monsanto Company (Monsanto) is a provider of agricultural products for farmers. The Companys seeds, biotechnology trait products, and herbicides provide farmers with solutions that improve productivity, reduce the costs of farming, and produce better foods for consumers and better feed for animals. It manages business in two segments: Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. Through its Seeds and Genomics segment, it produces seed brands, including DEKALB, Asgrow, Deltapine, Seminis and De Ruiter, and it develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds. Through its Agricultural Productivity segment, it manufactures Roundup brand herbicides and other herbicides and provides lawn-and-garden herbicide products for the residential market.