Agrium Company Profile (TSE:AGU)

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: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: AGU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $119.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $120.15
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $117.45
  • 52-Week Range: C$104.70 - C$133.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.20
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $16.51B
  • Outstanding Shares: 138,175,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Agrium (TSE:AGU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$107.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$94.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
8/5/2016AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetC$107.00 -> C$106.00View Rating Details
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$115.00 -> C$112.00View Rating Details
9/18/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingFocus StockC$125.00View Rating Details
2/26/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$100.00 -> C$120.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
2/20/2014Q4 13$0.86$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.09)$0.00($0.05)
Q2 20162$5.37$5.38$5.38
Q3 20162$0.39$0.70$0.55
Q4 20162$1.12$1.43$1.28
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)

Dividends

Dividend History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2016quarterlyC$0.889/30/201610/20/2016
5/3/2016quarterlyC$0.886/30/20167/21/2016
2/24/2016quarterlyC$0.883/31/20164/21/2016
12/10/2015quarterlyC$0.8812/31/20151/21/2016
8/6/2015quarterlyC$0.889/30/201510/15/2015
5/5/2015quarterlyC$0.386/30/20157/16/2015
2/24/2015quarterlyC$0.783/31/20154/16/2015
11/3/2014quarterlyC$0.7812/31/20141/21/2015
8/7/2014quarterlyC$0.759/30/201410/16/2014
5/7/2014quarterlyC$0.756/30/20147/17/2014
2/21/2014quarterlyC$0.753/31/20144/17/2014
8/8/2013quarterlyC$0.509/30/201310/17/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/9/2016Maura ClarkDirectorBuy1,000C$87.71C$87,710.00
9/4/2015Charles Victor MagroInsiderBuy2,900C$131.32C$380,825.10
7/7/2015Charles Victor MagroInsiderBuy1,800C$133.78C$240,800.40
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateHeadline
News IconAgricultural Chemicals: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Position of the day (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 29 at 8:09 AM
News IconIs Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 28 at 8:10 AM
marketrealist.com logoAnalysts Mull Israel Chemicals’s Performance over the Next 12 Months (TSE:AGU)
marketrealist.com - September 28 at 8:10 AM
investopedia.com logoPotash Stock Upgraded at Susquehanna (POT, AGU) (TSE:AGU)
www.investopedia.com - September 27 at 3:23 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Agricultural Chemicals (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 27 at 3:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : September 27, 2016 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - September 27 at 3:23 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAgrium Can Improve Its Margins By Acquiring Production Capacity And Leveraging Its Retail Network (TSE:AGU)
seekingalpha.com - September 27 at 6:26 AM
forbes.com logoAgrium About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (AGU) (TSE:AGU)
www.forbes.com - September 27 at 6:26 AM
thestreet.com logoPotash (POT) Stock Upgraded at Susquehanna (TSE:AGU)
www.thestreet.com - September 26 at 3:22 PM
News IconPotash Corp (POT) Merger with Agrium (AGU) Could Be a Good Idea (TSE:AGU)
www.economiccalendar.com - September 26 at 9:32 AM
marketrealist.com logoAgrium Sees Merger as Financial Horsepower for Retail Business (TSE:AGU)
marketrealist.com - September 26 at 9:32 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Did Fertilizer Stocks Perform in the Week Ended September 23? (TSE:AGU)
marketrealist.com - September 26 at 9:32 AM
marketrealist.com logoPotashCorp and Agrium: Another Merger in the Agribusiness Space (TSE:AGU)
marketrealist.com - September 19 at 8:07 AM
fool.com logo3 Key Quotes From PotashCorp's CEO You Need to Know (TSE:AGU)
www.fool.com - September 17 at 3:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium to Present at Scotiabank Fertilizers & Chemicals Conference 2016 (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - September 17 at 8:10 AM
fool.ca logo3 Things You Must Know About Agrium Inc./Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Merger (TSE:AGU)
www.fool.ca - September 15 at 12:14 PM
investopedia.com logoPotash Stock Upgraded at Stifel Nicolaus (POT, AGU) (TSE:AGU)
www.investopedia.com - September 15 at 12:14 PM
streetinsider.com logoS&P Places Agrium (AGU) on CreditWatch Positive Amid PotashCorp (POT) Deal (TSE:AGU)
www.streetinsider.com - September 15 at 12:14 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AGU) : September 15, 2016 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - September 15 at 12:14 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) (POT) Upgraded to Buy at Stifel, But Shares Plunge (TSE:AGU)
www.thecountrycaller.com - September 14 at 3:21 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Agricultural Chemicals – Todays Top Gains (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 14 at 3:21 PM
News IconAgrium-PotashCorp Merger Terms Favor Agrium Shareholders (TSE:AGU)
news.morningstar.com - September 14 at 9:23 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Bayer to acquire Monsanto in $66bn agribusiness deal (TSE:AGU)
www.ft.com - September 14 at 9:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : September 14, 2016 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 9:23 AM
News IconResearch Reports Initiated on Chemicals Stocks Potash Corp of Saskatchewan, Agrium, Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund, and Canexus (TSE:AGU)
news.investornetwork.com - September 14 at 9:23 AM
nasdaq.com logoAgrium Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for AGU (TSE:AGU)
www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 3:22 PM
prnewswire.com logoAgrium and PotashCorp to Combine in Merger of... (TSE:AGU)
www.prnewswire.com - September 13 at 8:13 AM
News IconMerger to Create Global Fertilizer Giant -- WSJ (TSE:AGU)
www.advfn.com - September 13 at 8:13 AM
rttnews.com logoAgrium Inc. (AGU) And Potash Corp. Of Saskatchewan (POT) Fell After Merger (TSE:AGU)
www.rttnews.com - September 13 at 8:13 AM
reuters.com logoFutures slip on falling oil prices (TSE:AGU)
ca.reuters.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
marketwatch.com logoAgrium and Potash will merge to create one of the largest global fertilizer companies (TSE:AGU)
www.marketwatch.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
reuters.com logoAgrium and Potash Corp to merge (TSE:AGU)
www.reuters.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
bloomberg.com logoPotash Corp. and Agrium to Merge, Creating Fertilizer Giant (TSE:AGU)
www.bloomberg.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium, Potash Corp. to Combine in Fertilizer Merger of Equals (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
publicnow.com logoAgrium and PotashCorp to Combine in Merger of Equals to Create a World-Class Integrated Global Supplier of Crop Inputs (TSE:AGU)
www.publicnow.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium, Potash to merge into $36-billion crop fertilizer giant (TSE:AGU)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium, Potash say to merge into $36-bn crop fertilizer giant (TSE:AGU)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp, Agrium to merge to create $36 billion company (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:11 AM
News IconUpdate on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) for the day (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 10 at 8:08 AM
bloomberg.com logoPotash’s Tilk Wagering That Third Time’s a Charm in Agrium Talks (TSE:AGU)
www.bloomberg.com - September 7 at 3:23 PM
fool.ca logoWhat an Agrium Inc. Merger Means for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Shareholders (TSE:AGU)
www.fool.ca - September 6 at 3:22 PM
marketwired.com logoAgrium's Crop Production Services Announces Two Retail Acquisitions, to Add 34 Locations in the U.S. and Canada (TSE:AGU)
www.marketwired.com - September 6 at 3:22 PM
rttnews.com logoAgrium's Crop Production Services Announces Two Retail Acquisitions (TSE:AGU)
www.rttnews.com - September 6 at 3:22 PM
marketrealist.com logoPotashCorp and Agrium Are in Merger Talks (TSE:AGU)
marketrealist.com - September 6 at 8:09 AM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - September 5 at 3:23 PM
fool.com logoIf Potash Buys Agrium, Should You Sell Mosaic Stock? (TSE:AGU)
www.fool.com - September 1 at 3:23 PM
fool.ca logoGo With the Grain by Investing in Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. and Agrium Inc. (TSE:AGU)
www.fool.ca - September 1 at 11:50 AM
thestreet.com logoMosaic (MOS) Stock Slides, Downgraded at Vertical Research (TSE:AGU)
www.thestreet.com - August 31 at 3:23 PM
bloomberg.com logoAgrium Can Do Better Than Potash (TSE:AGU)
www.bloomberg.com - August 31 at 3:23 PM
benzinga.com logoAgriculture Names Ticking Higher Amid Potash-Agrium News (TSE:AGU)
www.benzinga.com - August 30 at 3:22 PM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff