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.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: AGU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $117.84
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $119.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $116.54
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.61
  • P/E Growth: -12.47
  • Market Cap: $16.00B
  • Outstanding Shares: 138,175,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Agrium (TSE:AGU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: C$111.60

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/4/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$94.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$121.00View 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 8/29/2014 forward)


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


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)


Dividend History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(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)


Latest Headlines for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateHeadline logoPRESS DIGEST- Canada-August 24 (TSE:AGU) - August 24 at 11:40 AM
News IconAgricultural Chemicals: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Position of the day (TSE:AGU) - August 19 at 4:01 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Agrium, Inc. : August 16, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - August 16 at 3:24 PM logoWhat Boosted Agrium’s Retail Gross Margin? (TSE:AGU) - August 11 at 12:36 PM logoHow Did Agrium’s Retail Shipments Perform in 2Q16? (TSE:AGU) - August 10 at 12:50 PM logoThese 3 Seasonal Stocks Have Earned Over 10% Every September (TSE:AGU) - August 8 at 8:50 PM
News IconIs Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (TSE:AGU) - August 8 at 8:50 PM logoEdited Transcript of AGU.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-16 2:00pm GMT (TSE:AGU) - August 5 at 11:47 AM logoQ2 2016 Agrium Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (TSE:AGU) - August 3 at 11:57 AM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : August 2, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - August 2 at 3:23 PM logo[$$] Key Canada Events: Week of Aug. 2 to Aug. 5 (TSE:AGU) - August 2 at 3:23 PM logoAgrium Announces Investment in Finistere AgTech Venture Fund (TSE:AGU) - July 27 at 9:58 AM logoIs Agrium Inc. a Safe Stock to Own? (TSE:AGU) - July 26 at 12:46 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Agrium, Inc. : July 26, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - July 26 at 11:40 AM logoAgrium Announces Release Dates for Second Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call (TSE:AGU) - July 21 at 6:00 PM logoInvestorsObserver releases covered-call reports for Freeport-McMoRan, Intel, Agrium Incorporated, Caterpillar Inc. and Celgene (TSE:AGU) - July 14 at 12:15 PM logoBelarus signs long-delayed potash deal with China at big discount (TSE:AGU) - July 14 at 10:43 AM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : July 12, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - July 12 at 8:59 AM logoIsrael Chemicals sells potash to India at decade-low price - sources (TSE:AGU) - July 11 at 8:10 AM logoAgrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) Adding 18 Retail Stores To Its Portfolio (TSE:AGU) - July 8 at 3:24 PM logoAgrium (AGU) to Purchase Cargill's U.S. Ag-Retail Business (TSE:AGU) - July 7 at 4:32 PM logoCanadian Stocks Are Falling As Crude Prices Drop -- Canadian Commentary (TSE:AGU) - July 5 at 3:22 PM logoAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AGU) : July 1, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - July 1 at 5:16 PM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : June 30, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - June 30 at 8:26 AM logoEx-Div Reminder for Agrium (AGU) (TSE:AGU) - June 24 at 3:21 PM logoAgrium Inc. (TSE:AGU) price target raised to $96 as announced today by TD Securities (TSE:AGU) - June 20 at 9:54 AM logo1 Analyst Firm Sees Agrium Inc. Shares Dropping in Half: Is it Time to Sell? (TSE:AGU) - June 17 at 3:20 PM logoCanpotex shelves plans for British Columbia shipping terminal (TSE:AGU) - June 17 at 1:16 PM logoWhich Company Is Canada’s Best Agricultural Stock? (TSE:AGU) - June 10 at 9:07 PM logoScotiabanks 10 Agrium Investor Day Takeaways (TSE:AGU) - June 9 at 9:16 PM logoAgrium (AGU) Stock Price Target Upped at Credit Suisse (TSE:AGU) - June 9 at 9:39 AM logoAgrium sees opportunities as seed, chemical companies talk mergers (TSE:AGU) - June 8 at 12:31 PM logoThese 2 Big Fertilizer Stocks Are Poised for Powerful Breakouts (TSE:AGU) - June 6 at 7:55 AM logoAgrium Inc.: It's Only Just Beginning (TSE:AGU) - June 4 at 10:50 AM
News IconAgrium Inc. (AGU) Given New C$106.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs - Let Me Know About This (TSE:AGU) - May 29 at 7:34 PM logoGranite Investment Advisors INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $4.00 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News (TSE:AGU) - May 27 at 11:08 AM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as financials rally; resource stocks dip with commodities (TSE:AGU) - May 27 at 10:58 AM
News IconEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Hints and News (TSE:AGU) - May 26 at 8:06 AM logoAgrium Offers An Attractive Yield (TSE:AGU) - May 21 at 7:15 PM
News IconPerformance at a Glance on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Hints and News (TSE:AGU) - May 21 at 11:14 AM
News IconAgrium (AGU) Sneaks Into an Uptrend - SmallCap Network (TSE:AGU) - May 20 at 7:39 PM logo1832 Asset Management LP Decreased Stake in Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $58.23 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News (TSE:AGU) - May 19 at 11:13 AM
News IconAnalyst Earnings Report: Agrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) - News Oracle (TSE:AGU) - May 17 at 11:48 AM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : May 17, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - May 17 at 8:40 AM logoMontrusco Bolton Investments INC Increased Agrium INC (NYSE:AGU) by $37.30 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News (TSE:AGU) - May 16 at 1:01 PM logoTrade-Ideas: Agrium (AGU) Is Today's Strong On High Relative Volume Stock (TSE:AGU) - May 13 at 1:14 AM logoDigging into Mosaic’s 1Q16 Earnings (TSE:AGU) - May 6 at 5:31 PM logoAgrium, Inc. :AGU-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (TSE:AGU) - May 6 at 10:09 AM logoEdited Transcript of AGU.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-16 2:00pm GMT (TSE:AGU) - May 4 at 6:27 PM logoAgrium Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today (TSE:AGU) - May 4 at 10:00 AM


Agrium (TSE:AGU) Chart for Monday, August, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by Staff