NYSE:MON - Monsanto Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$127.95 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 03:38 PM ET)
Previous Close$127.95
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week Range$114.19 - $127.97
VolumeN/A
Average Volume5.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.40 billion
P/E Ratio23.26
Dividend Yield1.69%
Beta0.97
Monsanto logoMonsanto Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides agricultural products for farmers worldwide. It operates in two segments, Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. The Seeds and Genomics segment produces row crop seeds, including corn, soybean, cotton, and canola seeds under the DEKALB, Asgrow, and Deltapine brands; and vegetable seeds, such as tomato, pepper, melon, cucumber, squash, beans, broccoli, onions, lettuce, and others under the Seminis and De Ruiter brands. It also develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds in corn, soybean, and cotton crops under the SmartStax, YieldGard, YieldGard VT Triple, VT Triple PRO, and VT Double PRO brands; Intacta RR2 PRO brand; Bollgard and Bollgard II brands; Roundup Ready and Roundup Ready 2 Yield brands; and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend and Bollgard II XtendFlex brands. In addition, this segment licenses a range of germplasm and trait technologies to large and small seed companies. The Agricultural Productivity segment manufactures and sells herbicides for nonselective agricultural and residential lawn and garden applications for weed control under the Roundup brand name; and herbicides for selective agricultural applications for weed control under the XtendiMax brand name. The company markets its products through distributors, independent retailers and dealers, agricultural cooperatives, plant raisers, and agents, as well as directly to farmers. It has strategic alliance with Pairwise Plants to advance agriculture research and development by using gene-editing technology. The company was formerly known as Monsanto Ag Company and changed its name to Monsanto Company in March 2000. Monsanto Company was founded in 2000 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:MON
CUSIP61166W10
Phone314-694-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.85
Current Ratio1.41
Quick Ratio0.85

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.26
Forward P/E Ratio22.45
P/E Growth2.64

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.64 billion
Price / Sales3.85
Cash Flow$7.2616 per share
Price / Cash17.62
Book Value$14.70 per share
Price / Book8.70

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.50
Net Income$2.26 billion
Net Margins17.07%
Return on Equity37.31%
Return on Assets11.49%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,300
Outstanding Shares440,800,000
Market Cap$56,400.46

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Monsanto (NYSE:MON) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Monsanto's stock symbol?

Monsanto trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MON."

How often does Monsanto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Monsanto?

Monsanto declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 31st. Investors of record on Friday, April 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.54 per share on Friday, April 27th. This represents a $2.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 5th. View Monsanto's Dividend History.

How were Monsanto's earnings last quarter?

Monsanto (NYSE:MON) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 4th. The basic materials company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.41) by $0.61. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.69 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.51 billion. Monsanto had a return on equity of 37.31% and a net margin of 17.07%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.07 earnings per share. View Monsanto's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for MON?

11 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Monsanto's shares. Their forecasts range from $119.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect Monsanto's stock price to reach $126.3750 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.2%. View Analyst Ratings for Monsanto.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Monsanto?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Monsanto in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Monsanto's key competitors?

Who are Monsanto's key executives?

Monsanto's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Hugh Grant, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brett D. Begemann, Pres & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Pierre C. Courduroux, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Dr. Robert T. Fraley Ph.D., Exec. VP & CTO (Age 65)
  • Mr. David F. Snively, Exec. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 64)

Has Monsanto been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MON stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Monsanto earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 47.25 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of Monsanto?

Shares of MON can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Monsanto's stock price today?

One share of MON stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.95.

How big of a company is Monsanto?

Monsanto has a market capitalization of $56.40 billion and generates $14.64 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.26 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.50 on an earnings per share basis. Monsanto employs 23,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Monsanto?

Monsanto's mailing address is 800 NORTH LINDBERGH BLVD, ST LOUIS MO, 63167. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 314-694-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Monsanto (NYSE MON)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  799 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  528 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,327
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This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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