On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.61% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.04% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.48% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.29% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.5%.The 200 Day SMA reached 11.28%. Monsanto Company has dropped 0.68% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 10.95%.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): After opening at $107.22, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $106.71 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $107.56 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $107.44 for the day, a gain of 0.50% for the day session. The total traded volume was 1,372,585. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $106.91.
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.