Agrium Company Profile (NYSE:AGU)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Agrium (NYSE:AGU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 10 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $99.44 (6.92% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/21/2016AltaCorp CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/19/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$96.00 -> $94.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$87.00 -> $91.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/11/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Outperform$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeUnderperform -> Sell$84.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/31/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell -> Hold$103.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/19/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/17/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016HSBCLower Price Target$97.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/30/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price Target$90.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/22/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive Agu.To$105.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$88.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$97.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$108.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/14/2016CIBCLower Price Target$117.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/23/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetMarket Perform$115.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$115.00 -> $112.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/7/2015Howard WeilUpgradeOutperform -> Focus ListView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2015Miller TabakReiterated RatingHold$103.00 -> $106.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/26/2014Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$99.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
5/3/2016Q116($0.06)$0.05$2.73 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2016Q415$1.38$1.52$2.84 billion$2.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2015Q315$0.67$0.79$2.97 billion$2.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$4.81$4.90$7.31 billion$6.99 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2015Q115$0.35($0.09)$3.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2014Q3$0.50$0.63$2.99 billion$2.92 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q214$4.12$4.37$7.17 billion$7.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014Q114$0.05$0.07$3.01 billion$3.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2013Q313$0.58$0.50$2.84 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2013Q113$1.08$0.94$3.47 billion$3.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013Q412$2.03$2.34$3.20 billion$3.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2012Q312$1.82$1.34$3.07 billion$2.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2012$1.01$1.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2011$1.94$1.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$4.30$4.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2011$0.92$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2011$1.14$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.07)$0.00($0.04)
Q2 20162$4.16$4.20$4.18
Q3 20162$0.30$0.55$0.43
Q4 20162$0.87$1.12$1.00
Q1 20171$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q2 20171$4.50$4.50$4.50
Q3 20171$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q4 20171$1.28$1.28$1.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
Annual Dividend:$3.50
Dividend Yield:3.76%
Payout Ratio:50.72% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.75% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.47% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:65.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016quarterly$0.884.06%6/28/20166/30/20167/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2016quarterly$0.884.15%3/29/20163/31/20164/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2015quarterly$0.883.72%12/29/201512/31/20151/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2015quarterly$0.883.47%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015quarterly$0.883.22%6/26/20156/30/20157/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015quarterly$0.782.69%3/27/20153/31/20154/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2014quarterly$0.783.21%12/29/201412/31/20141/21/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2014quarterly$0.753.32%9/26/20149/30/201410/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2014quarterly$0.753.23%6/26/20146/30/20147/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2014quarterly$0.753.3%3/27/20143/31/20144/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/13/2013quarterly$0.753.36%12/27/201312/31/20131/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/9/2013quarterly$0.502.34%9/26/20139/30/201310/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/9/2013quarterly$0.502.13%6/26/20136/28/20137/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2013quarterly$0.501.99%3/26/20133/28/20134/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/17/2012semiannual$0.501.02%12/27/201212/31/20121/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Agrium (NYSE:AGU)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 02:21 PMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Basic Materials - The Daily Leicester
07/23/16 02:23 PMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU): The Buzzing Stock - Stocks Daily
07/23/16 07:18 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 07:23 PMQuick Look Sell-side Earnings Watch: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU), Umpqua Holdings ... - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 12:12 PMWill Intrepid Potash’s Earnings Get Better in 2Q16? -
07/22/16 12:11 PMIntrepid Potash’s EBITDA Margin Expectations amid Falling Prices -
07/22/16 10:34 AMFirms and Funds Increasing Their Stake in Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Engelwood Daily
07/21/16 02:23 PMInstitutions Increasing Their Positions in Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Engelwood Daily
07/21/16 02:23 PMStock Catching Eyes of Investors: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - TGP
07/21/16 12:45 PMWhy PotashCorp Is Optimistic Despite Low Prices -
07/20/16 03:06 PMWhy Do MAP Prices Continue to Resist the $352 Levels? -
07/20/16 10:30 AMA statement released earlier today by TD Securities about Agrium Inc.(TSE:AGU) drops the target price to $94
07/19/16 07:49 PMStock Check-In at the Close: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - TGP
07/19/16 01:27 PMAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AGU) : July 19, 2016 -
07/19/16 08:34 AMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - TGP
07/18/16 02:24 PMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/18/16 02:24 PMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - TGP
07/17/16 11:59 AM5 Trade Ideas for Monday: Agrium, AIG, CIT, Eaton and Williams -
07/16/16 10:48 AMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Agricultural Chemicals – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
07/14/16 02:25 PMStock Wooing Investors After Increase: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Telanagana Press
07/14/16 02:25 PMBuy or Hold? What are Analysts Saying About Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Telanagana Press
07/14/16 02:25 PMLeading stocks in today's market: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Twin County News
07/13/16 07:54 PMRBC Capital Markets covered (TSE:AGU) Agrium Inc., boosting its target price to $121 today
07/13/16 02:24 PMTime to Buy Agrium Inc. (USA) After Today's Huge Increase? - Consumer Eagle
07/13/16 12:25 PMWhy a Higher Corn Stock-to-Use Ratio in July Is a Concern? -
07/13/16 12:25 PMIs More Weakening Expected in Agricultural Fertilizers? -
07/12/16 02:23 PMIs Agrium Inc.(NYSE: AGU), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/11/16 02:21 PMGranite Investment Advisors INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $4.00 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 02:21 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Fiscal Standard
07/08/16 07:35 PMWill Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Surprise Analysts This Quarter? - Stocks Daily
07/08/16 10:24 AMAgrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) Adding 18 Retail Stores To Its Portfolio - Market Exclusive
07/07/16 07:39 PMFiera Capital Corp Decreased Stake in Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $40.84 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 02:21 PMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Stock Update: Check on Ratings and Target Price - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 10:19 AMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/07/16 10:18 AMHow has Agrium Inc.:(NYSE:AGU) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester
07/06/16 08:07 PMCalgary’s Agrium buys U.S. retail outlets
07/06/16 08:07 PMAgrium to buy 18 agricultural retail outlets in U.S. Midwest from Cargill
07/06/16 08:07 PMAgrium To Acquire 18 Ag-retail Locations From Cargill - Quick Facts
07/06/16 08:07 PMAgrium (AGU) Unit to Acquire 18 Ag-Retail Locations from Cargill
07/06/16 08:07 PMAgrium to Acquire Cargill's U.S. Ag-Retail Business
07/06/16 02:24 PMAgrium acquires 18 ag-retail locations from Cargill - Seeking Alpha
07/06/16 02:24 PMBroker Outlook For Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Fiscal Standard
07/06/16 01:09 PMAg giant Cargill to sell 18 retail locations to Agrium -
07/06/16 07:08 AMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Agrium Inc., AGU - The Daily Leicester
07/05/16 02:20 PMCan Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/04/16 07:09 AMAgrium Incorporated (NYSE:AGU) Shorted Shares Increased 8.91% After Market Selling - Press Telegraph
07/04/16 07:09 AMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/04/16 04:04 AMHow Potash Shipments Performed in 1Q16 -
07/03/16 11:04 AMHow Did DAP Prices Move in the Week Ending June 17? -
07/02/16 10:03 AMMega Cap End of Session Update: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Telanagana Press

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About Agrium

Agrium logoAgrium Inc. is a producer and distributor of agricultural products and services. The Company categorizes its segments within the Retail and Wholesale business units. The Retail business unit distributes crop nutrients, crop protection products, seed, merchandise and services directly to growers through a network of farm centers in two geographical segments: North America, which includes the United States and Canada, and International, which includes Australia and South America. The Wholesale business unit produces, markets and distributes crop nutrients and industrial products through businesses, including Nitrogen, which includes manufacturing in Alberta, Texas and Argentina; Potash, which includes mining and processing in Saskatchewan; Phosphate, which includes mining and production facilities in Alberta and Idaho, and Wholesale Other, which includes producing blended crop nutrients and environmentally smart nitrogen (ESN) polymer-coated nitrogen crop nutrients.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AGU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $93.01
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $92.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $88.38
  • P/E Ratio: 13.36
  • P/E Growth: 14.13
  • Market Cap: $12.85B
  • Beta: 1.28
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.49 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.31 EPS
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