Monsanto Company (MON) : On Monday, The money flowed into the Monsanto Company (MON) stock with an uptick to downtick ratio was recorded at 1.2. Transactions worth $32.97 million were done on upticks, confirming the buying interest in the stock. The outflow of money on downticks stood at $27.59 million. The total money flow into the stock was $5.38 million. The block trades reveal a bullish bias with an up-down ratio of 3.73. The investors are using every small weakness in the stock to accumulate it, as can be seen in the $13.23 million of block transactions on upticks. The value of block trades on downticks was $3.55 million, indicating lower selling interest. The total money flow in block trades was $9.68 million. In terms of price action, Monsanto Company (MON) traded down $0.27 during the session at $104.98. Compared to the previous days closing, the stock was down only by -0.26%. For the week, the stock is -1.82%, over previous weeks closing.
Monsanto Company has dropped 1.66% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 1.48% in the last 4 weeks. Monsanto Company is up 7.4% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.41%.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): The stock opened at $105.66 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $106.00 for the day. The stock traded down to $104.96 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $104.98 with a loss of -0.26% for the day. The stock had closed at $105.25 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,141,816 shares.
In a related news,The officer (VP, CEO – Climate) of Monsanto Co /New/, Stern Michael K sold 12,797 shares at $101.77 on July 13, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $1,302,351. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.