Monsanto Company (MON): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure

Monsanto Company (MON) : Average target price received by Monsanto Company (MON) is $108.1 with an expected standard deviation of $14.77. The most aggressive target on the stock is $132, whereas the most downbeat target is $88. 10 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.

The short interest in Monsanto Company (MON) has declined from 7,486,011 on June 15,2016 to 6,073,166 on June 30,2016. The change was measured at 1,412,845 shares or 18.9%. The leftover shorts were 1.4% of the floated shares. The days to cover are 1, given the average daily volume of 4,251,875 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 12th.

Also, Citigroup maintains their rating on the shares of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). The current rating of the shares is Neutral. Equity Analysts at the Firm raises the price target to $112 per share from $94 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on July 1, 2016.


Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): stock turned positive on Thursday. Though the stock opened at $101.18, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $107.72 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $100.61 and closed the trading day at $104.22, in the green by 3.06%. The total traded volume for the day was 13,555,649. The stock had closed at $101.13 in the previous days trading.

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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