Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Monsanto Company

Monsanto Company (MON) : The total negative money flow of $5.64 million on Tuesday indicates selling on strength. The inflow of money on upticks was $28.55 million, compared to $34.19 million outflow on downticks, which confirms distribution in the stock. The up to down ratio was 0.84. The negative money flow of $2.83 million in block trades reveals that the informed traders sold the stock on every bit of price strength. The traded value of the stock on uptick was $2.56 million in a block trade.The transaction value of block trade on downtick was $5.39 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.47. The price action in the Monsanto Company (MON) stock suggests that both the bulls and the bears were in equilibrium. The stock traded at $102.91 with a gain of $0.33 , a change of 0.32% over the previous days close. The stock registered 0.22% for the week.


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 -3.18% . Institutional Investors own 82% of Monsanto Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -6.63%. In an insider trading activity, Poste George, director of Monsanto Co /New/, unloaded 1,136 shares at an average price of $91.93 on April 19, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $104,432, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Shares of Monsanto Company appreciated by 2.63% during the last five trading days but lost 5.78% on a 4-week basis. Monsanto Company is up 17.69% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.67%.

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $102.53 with an intraday high of $103.525. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $102.18. However, the stock managed to close at $102.33, a loss of 0.24% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $102.58. The total traded volume of the day was 2,047,902 shares.

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.

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