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:
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: AGU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $121.21
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $119.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $117.65
  • 52-Week Range: C$104.70 - C$133.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.97
  • P/E Growth: -12.13
  • Market Cap: $17.17B
  • 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$113.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$125.00 -> C$139.00View Rating Details
9/21/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$94.00View 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 10/25/2014 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)
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) added about 1.9 percent in value since last ... - The Independent Republic (TSE:AGU) - October 25 at 8:11 AM
News IconIs Agrium Inc.(NYSE: AGU), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (TSE:AGU) - October 24 at 8:11 AM
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News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) – Top Stock from Basic Materials Sector - The Daily Leicester (TSE:AGU) - October 20 at 3:44 PM logoGlass Lewis recommends Agrium, Potash investors back merger (TSE:AGU) - October 20 at 3:44 PM logoMaking Sense of the Agrium Inc./Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Merger - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:AGU) - October 20 at 9:13 AM logoAgrium Announces Release Dates for Third Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call (TSE:AGU) - October 20 at 9:12 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Agrium, Inc. : October 19, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - October 19 at 4:10 PM
News IconUpdate on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) for the day (TSE:AGU) - October 18 at 3:23 PM
News IconCould Agrium Inc. See a Reversal After This Very Weak Session? - Frisco Fastball (TSE:AGU) - October 17 at 3:23 PM
News IconRBC Capital Markets Reaffirms “Outperform” Rating for Agrium Inc. (AGU) - DailyQuint (TSE:AGU) - October 17 at 3:23 PM
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News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) missed earnings on 6 occasions - The Independent Republic (TSE:AGU) - October 13 at 3:22 PM
News IconAgrium Inc (TSE:AGU) Target Change (TSE:AGU) - October 12 at 3:35 PM logoAg Chemicals & Grains: Not Time To Safely Graze (TSE:AGU) - October 12 at 3:35 PM logoFor Agrium, Strategic Benefits And Synergies Equally Important In Potash Merger (TSE:AGU) - October 11 at 8:29 PM logoValuation Gains In Potash Offsetting Potential Uncertainty (TSE:AGU) - October 11 at 3:26 PM logoPotash Stock Upgraded at RBC Capital (POT, AGU) (TSE:AGU) - October 11 at 3:26 PM logoPotash (POT) Stock Higher, Upgraded at RBC Capital (TSE:AGU) - October 10 at 3:21 PM logoTSX Ends Week With A Whimper -- Canadian Commentary (TSE:AGU) - October 8 at 8:10 AM logoMarkets Pause To Assess Downbeat U.S. Jobs Report -- Canadian Commentary (TSE:AGU) - October 7 at 3:22 PM logoAgrium, PotashCorp To Hold Shareholder Votes On Merger On Nov. 3 (TSE:AGU) - October 7 at 8:11 AM logoAgrium, Inc. : AGU-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 3, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - October 3 at 3:21 PM
News IconAgricultural Chemicals: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Position of the day (TSE:AGU) - September 29 at 8:09 AM
News IconIs Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (TSE:AGU) - September 28 at 8:10 AM logoAnalysts Mull Israel Chemicals’s Performance over the Next 12 Months (TSE:AGU) - September 28 at 8:10 AM logoPotash Stock Upgraded at Susquehanna (POT, AGU) (TSE:AGU) - September 27 at 3:23 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Agricultural Chemicals (TSE:AGU) - September 27 at 3:23 PM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : September 27, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - September 27 at 3:23 PM logoAgrium Can Improve Its Margins By Acquiring Production Capacity And Leveraging Its Retail Network (TSE:AGU) - September 27 at 6:26 AM logoAgrium About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (AGU) (TSE:AGU) - September 27 at 6:26 AM logoPotash (POT) Stock Upgraded at Susquehanna (TSE:AGU) - September 26 at 3:22 PM
News IconPotash Corp (POT) Merger with Agrium (AGU) Could Be a Good Idea (TSE:AGU) - September 26 at 9:32 AM logoAgrium Sees Merger as Financial Horsepower for Retail Business (TSE:AGU) - September 26 at 9:32 AM logoHow Did Fertilizer Stocks Perform in the Week Ended September 23? (TSE:AGU) - September 26 at 9:32 AM logoPotashCorp and Agrium: Another Merger in the Agribusiness Space (TSE:AGU) - September 19 at 8:07 AM logo3 Key Quotes From PotashCorp's CEO You Need to Know (TSE:AGU) - September 17 at 3:24 PM logoAgrium to Present at Scotiabank Fertilizers & Chemicals Conference 2016 (TSE:AGU) - September 17 at 8:10 AM logo3 Things You Must Know About Agrium Inc./Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Merger (TSE:AGU) - September 15 at 12:14 PM logoPotash Stock Upgraded at Stifel Nicolaus (POT, AGU) (TSE:AGU) - September 15 at 12:14 PM logoS&P Places Agrium (AGU) on CreditWatch Positive Amid PotashCorp (POT) Deal (TSE:AGU) - September 15 at 12:14 PM logoAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AGU) : September 15, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - September 15 at 12:14 PM logoPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) (POT) Upgraded to Buy at Stifel, But Shares Plunge (TSE:AGU) - September 14 at 3:21 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) from Agricultural Chemicals – Todays Top Gains (TSE:AGU) - September 14 at 3:21 PM
News IconAgrium-PotashCorp Merger Terms Favor Agrium Shareholders (TSE:AGU) - September 14 at 9:23 AM logo[$$] Bayer to acquire Monsanto in $66bn agribusiness deal (TSE:AGU) - September 14 at 9:23 AM logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : September 14, 2016 (TSE:AGU) - 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) - September 14 at 9:23 AM logoAgrium Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for AGU (TSE:AGU) - September 13 at 3:22 PM


Agrium (TSE:AGU) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by Staff