Syngenta AG (SYT) has risen sharply, recording gains of 9.9% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.3% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 12.17% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.48% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 7.04%.The 200 Day SMA reached 10.9% Syngenta AG is up 8.82% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 14.06%.
Syngenta AG (SYT) has been rated by 3 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $92 and the lowest price target forecast is $74. The average forecast of all the analysts is $85.4 and the expected standard deviation is $9.93.
For this week, the average consensus of the company shares are rated as a Strong Buy. Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $87.27 and the intraday high of $87.8 after having opened at $87.5 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $87.5, a loss of -0.87%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 945,358 shares. The stock failed to cross $87.8 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $87.38.
Syngenta AG (Syngenta) is an agribusiness operating in the crop protection, seeds and lawn and garden markets. The Company operates five operating segments: the four geographic regions, consisting of the integrated Crop Protection and Seeds business, and the global Lawn and Garden business. The Companys Crop Protection segment offers crop protection chemicals, which include herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and seed treatments to control weeds, insects and diseases in crops, and are inputs enabling growers. Its Seeds segment operates in the commercial sectors of field crops, including corn, oilseeds, cereals and sugar beet, and vegetables. The Companys Lawn and Garden segment provides professional growers and consumers with flowers, turf and landscape, and professional pest management products.