Monsanto Company (MON) : The total money flow in Monsanto Company (MON) was negative ($7.67 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Tuesday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $39.4 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $31.73 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.81. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $4.47 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $8.38 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 0.53. The money flow during block trades was negative ($3.91 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $8 cent. Monsanto Company (MON) was $107.62, an increase of 0.07% over the previous days close.
Also, Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Citigroup maintains its rating on Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). The rating major has initiated the coverage with neutral rating on the shares. The Analysts at Citigroup raises the price target from $112 per share to $116 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 22, 2016.
Shares of Monsanto Company rose by 0.32% in the last five trading days and 1.55% for the last 4 weeks. Monsanto Company has dropped 2.67% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 10.95%.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): The stock opened at $107.50 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $108.35 for the day. The stock traded down to $106.74 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $107.44 with a loss of -0.09% for the day. The stock had closed at $107.54 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,503,480 shares.
In a related news, The officer (VP, CEO – Climate), of Monsanto Co /New/, Stern Michael K had unloaded 12,797 shares at $101.77 per share in a transaction on July 13, 2016. The total value of transaction was $1,302,351. The Insider information was revealed by 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.