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Agrium Company Profile (TSE:AGU)

Consensus Ratings for Agrium (TSE:AGU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: C$111.90

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/9/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$88.00 -> C$96.00View 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
5/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetC$107.00 -> C$106.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$115.00 -> C$112.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/18/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingFocus StockC$125.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/26/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$100.00 -> C$120.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/11/2014SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositiveC$112.00 -> C$103.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
2/20/2014Q4 13$0.86$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.09)$0.00($0.05)
Q2 20162$5.30$5.38$5.34
Q3 20162$0.49$0.70$0.60
Q4 20162$1.32$1.43$1.38
Q1 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q2 20171$5.76$5.76$5.76
Q3 20171$1.04$1.04$1.04
Q4 20171$1.64$1.64$1.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/3/2016quarterlyC$0.886/30/20167/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016quarterlyC$0.883/31/20164/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2015quarterlyC$0.8812/31/20151/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015quarterlyC$0.889/30/201510/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2015quarterlyC$0.386/30/20157/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015quarterlyC$0.783/31/20154/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2014quarterlyC$0.7812/31/20141/21/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014quarterlyC$0.759/30/201410/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014quarterlyC$0.756/30/20147/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2014quarterlyC$0.753/31/20144/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2013quarterlyC$0.509/30/201310/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/9/2016Maura ClarkDirectorBuy1,000C$87.71C$87,710.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2015Charles Victor MagroInsiderBuy2,900C$131.32C$380,825.10Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2015Charles Victor MagroInsiderBuy1,800C$133.78C$240,800.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
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07/01/16 04:16 PMAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AGU) : July 1, 2016 -
06/30/16 07:26 AMAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : June 30, 2016 -
06/24/16 02:21 PMEx-Div Reminder for Agrium (AGU)
06/20/16 08:54 AMAgrium Inc. (TSE:AGU) price target raised to $96 as announced today by TD Securities
06/17/16 02:20 PM1 Analyst Firm Sees Agrium Inc. Shares Dropping in Half: Is it Time to Sell?
06/17/16 12:16 PMCanpotex shelves plans for British Columbia shipping terminal -
06/10/16 08:07 PMWhich Company Is Canada’s Best Agricultural Stock?
06/09/16 08:16 PMScotiabanks 10 Agrium Investor Day Takeaways
06/09/16 08:39 AMAgrium (AGU) Stock Price Target Upped at Credit Suisse -
06/08/16 11:31 AMAgrium sees opportunities as seed, chemical companies talk mergers - [Reuters] - Agrium Inc, North America's largest retail seller of products for crop farming, could benefit if some of the biggest makers of seed and agricultural chemicals merge, Chief Executive Chuck Magro said on Wednesday. Responding to a question during a company investor day in Toronto about how possible tie-ups of ChemChina and Syngenta AG or Bayer AG and Monsanto Co could affect Agrium, Magro said assets could become available if the companies need to raise capital or satisfy anti-trust concerns. Many of the big producers are already suppliers of Agrium's farm retail stores.
06/06/16 06:55 AMThese 2 Big Fertilizer Stocks Are Poised for Powerful Breakouts -
06/04/16 09:50 AMAgrium Inc.: It's Only Just Beginning -
05/29/16 06:34 PMAgrium Inc. (AGU) Given New C$106.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs - Let Me Know About This - Agrium Inc. (AGU) Given New C$106.00 Price Target at Goldman SachsLet Me Know About ThisAgrium logo Agrium Inc. (TSE:AGU) had its price objective lowered by investment analysts at Goldman Sachs from C$107.00 to C$106.00 in a report issued on Monday. Goldman Sachs' target price points to a potential downside of 10.83% from the stock's ...
05/27/16 10:08 AMGranite Investment Advisors INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $4.00 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News - Granite Investment Advisors INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $4.00 Million as Shares DeclinedCCH Daily NewsGranite Investment Advisors Inc increased its stake in Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) by 235.96% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Granite Investment Advisors Inc bought 45,475 shares as the company's stock declined 0.74% while stock ...and more »
05/27/16 09:58 AMCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as financials rally; resource stocks dip with commodities -
05/26/16 07:06 AMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) to post quarterly ...and more »
05/21/16 06:15 PMAgrium Offers An Attractive Yield - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) is a Calgary, Canada-based producer and distributor of agricultural products and services. The Company categorizes its segments within the Retail and Wholesale business units. Fertilizer companies such as AGU have come under pressure ...
05/21/16 10:14 AMPerformance at a Glance on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Hints and News - SmallCap NetworkPerformance at a Glance on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the stock ...Tradewinds Global Investors buys $51.3 Million stake in Agrium (USA) (AGU)Market DigestAgrium (AGU) Sneaks Into an UptrendSmallCap NetworkAgrium Offers An Attractive YieldBaystreet.caall 5 news articles »
05/20/16 06:39 PMAgrium (AGU) Sneaks Into an Uptrend - SmallCap Network - SmallCap NetworkAgrium (AGU) Sneaks Into an UptrendSmallCap NetworkTwo weeks ago, Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) appeared to be in serious trouble. It was not only in a prolonged downtrend, but appeared to be newly stuck below a falling resistance line. A lot can change in two weeks though, and for AGU, it did. Now the stock ...and more »
05/19/16 10:13 AM1832 Asset Management LP Decreased Stake in Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $58.23 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News - 1832 Asset Management LP Decreased Stake in Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $58.23 Million as Shares DeclinedCCH Daily News1832 Asset Management Lp decreased its stake in Agrium Inc (NYSE:AGU) by 14.54% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. 1832 Asset Management Lp sold 412,959 shares as the company's stock declined 0.74% while stock markets ...and more »
05/17/16 10:48 AMAnalyst Earnings Report: Agrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) - News Oracle - News OracleAnalyst Earnings Report: Agrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU)News OracleLast Trade: The Company rose 3.50% and finished at $89.52. The daily volume was measured at 794,400.00 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $110.13 and the 52-week low is $79.94. The company has a market cap of $12.50 Billion. Its latest ...and more »
05/17/16 07:40 AMAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : May 17, 2016 -
05/16/16 12:01 PMMontrusco Bolton Investments INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $37.30 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News - Montrusco Bolton Investments INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $37.30 Million as Shares DeclinedCCH Daily NewsMontrusco Bolton Investments Inc increased its stake in Agrium Inc (NYSE:AGU) by 662.78% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc bought 423,903 shares as the company's stock declined 0.74% while ...and more »
05/13/16 12:14 AMTrade-Ideas: Agrium (AGU) Is Today's Strong On High Relative Volume Stock - See the FREE profile for AGU NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on AGU: Agrium Inc. produces, markets, and distributes crop nutrients, crop protection products, seeds, and merchandise products primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, and South America.
05/06/16 04:31 PMDigging into Mosaic’s 1Q16 Earnings -
05/06/16 09:09 AMAgrium, Inc. :AGU-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/04/16 06:01 PMAgrium Shareholders Vote in Line With Management's Recommendations for All Resolutions at the Annual Shareholders Meeting - [at noodls] - CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) held its annual shareholders meeting on May 4, 2016, at Agrium Place in Calgary, Alberta. A total of 106,631,407 shares, representing ...
05/04/16 05:27 PMEdited Transcript of AGU.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-16 2:00pm GMT -
05/04/16 09:00 AMAgrium Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today -
05/04/16 12:07 AMAverage Analyst Rating for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Average Analyst Rating for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialWall Street analysts have provided an average broker recommendation of 2.14 on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) shares. The rating is determined by using the average of all analyst recommendations taken into consideration by Zacks Research.and more »
05/03/16 05:00 PMAgrium's Solid First Quarter Results Driven by Strong Operating Performance - [at noodls] - CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 03, 2016) - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today its 2016 first quarter earnings results, with net earnings attributable to equity holders of Agrium of $2-million ...
05/03/16 04:51 PMCanada's Agrium posts 83 pct fall in profit -
05/03/16 11:40 AMAgrium Declares Dividend - [at noodls] - CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 03, 2016) - ALL AMOUNTS ARE STATED IN U.S.$ The Board of Directors of Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today that it has approved a dividend of $0.875 U.S. per ...
05/03/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Agrium Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
05/02/16 07:49 PMAgf Investments Inc. Decreases Its Position in Agrium Inc. Common Stock (AGU) - Agf Investments Inc. reports that it sold 9,944 shares during the last quarter decreasing its stake in Agrium Inc. Common Stock (AGU) by 1.5%. Its investment stood at $57,812,000 a decrease of 2.8% according to the filing. Other firms have also shifted ...
04/27/16 04:20 PMWill Agrium Report a Dip in Sales in 1Q16? -
04/27/16 04:15 PMWhat to Expect from Agrium’s 1Q16 Earnings -
04/27/16 01:50 AMUpgrades And Downgrades For Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Risers & Fallers - Web Breaking NewsUpgrades And Downgrades For Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)Risers & FallersRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Wednesday 27th of April state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts ...Agrium Inc. (AGU) Receives "Outperform" Rating from RBC CapitalWeb Breaking NewsWere Analysts Bullish Agrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) This Week?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialCould Agrium Inc. Gain Strenght? The Stock Reaches 52-Week LowThe PostThe Motley Fool Canadaall 6 news articles »
04/26/16 07:04 PMAgrium: Feeding The World, And Your Income - Agrium Inc. is a diversified global leader in agricultural products ... Disclosure: I am/we are long AGU. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha).
04/26/16 02:22 AMAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Share Rating Recap - The Post - Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Share Rating RecapThe PostShares of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) are tracked by analysts as well as crowd investors. Research from Beta Systems keeps track of crowd sourced sentiment and provides consensus stock ratings. The rating information comes mainly from financial ...and more »
04/21/16 08:30 AMWest Marine, Agrium, Verizon Communications, Yahoo and Facebook highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day -
04/19/16 04:16 PMETF’s with exposure to Agrium, Inc. : April 19, 2016 -
04/14/16 08:44 PMTSX flat as fertilizer stocks weigh, Bombardier jumps - The most influential weights on the index included fertilizer producers Agrium Inc AGU.TO, which fell 4.5 percent to C$107.85, and Potash Corp POT.TO, down 2.5 percent to C$20.85 after several analysts downgraded their views on the stocks. The materials ...
04/14/16 08:44 PMAgrium Becomes Oversold (AGU) - A stock is considered to be oversold if the RSI reading falls below 30. In trading on Thursday, shares of Agrium, Inc. (Toronto: AGU) entered into oversold territory, hitting an RSI reading of 27.2, after changing hands as low as $106.50 per share.
04/14/16 05:33 PMWhy BofI Holding, Western Digital, and Agrium Slumped Today -
04/14/16 10:36 AMAgrium Shares Tumble on Downgrade, Lower Fertilizer Demand -
04/14/16 09:31 AMCanada Stocks Little Changed as Banks Offset Commodity Producers -
04/13/16 07:10 PMView on Ratings Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Business Standard Tribune - View on Ratings Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)Business Standard TribuneUsing a scale from 1 to 5, Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has a rating of 2.14 on the stock. A score of 1 or 2 indicates a Buy rating, and a score of 4 or 5 indicates a Sell rating. A 3 would indicate a Hold. This consensus number is made up of covering ...and more »
04/06/16 07:01 AMJeff Ubben: How To Be An Activist -
03/03/16 02:38 PMAgrium Files 2015 Annual Report - [Marketwired] - Agrium Inc. announced today that the 2015 Annual Report, including Management's Discussion and Analysis and Audited Consolidated Financial Statements, and the Annual Information Form are available on ...
About Agrium

Agrium logoAgrium Inc. (Agrium) is a Canada-based producer and marketer of nutrients for agricultural and industrial markets. Agrium is a retailer of agricultural products and services in the United States, Canada, Australia, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay and a multi-national producer and wholesale marketer of nutrients for agricultural and industrial markets. The Company operates through its two business units: Retail and Wholesale. Agrium Wholesale owns 16 production facilities in North and South America across the nitrogen, potash and phosphate spectrum; two mines; and a distribution and storage network throughout North America and internationally through Agrium Europe. Agrium Retail operates approximately 1,375 retail locations, 57 terminals, 8 plants and 18 distribution centers in North and South America, as well as Australia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: AGU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $116.89
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $118.50
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $117.47
  • P/E Ratio: 16.79
  • P/E Growth: 1.31
  • Market Cap: $16.15B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.66 EPS
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