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: $130.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $136.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $128.54
  • 52-Week Range: C$104.70 - C$146.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.53
  • Market Cap: $17.98B
  • Outstanding Shares: 138,175,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Agrium (TSE:AGU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$110.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$99.00 -> C$102.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$96.00 -> C$110.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform -> OutperformC$110.00View Rating Details
1/24/2017Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform -> OutperformC$109.00 -> C$93.00View Rating Details
12/12/2016AltaCorp CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
10/11/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$125.00 -> C$139.00View Rating Details
5/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetC$107.00 -> C$106.00View Rating Details
9/22/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$115.00 -> C$112.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Agrium (TSE:AGU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
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: $5.33 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
2/22/2017quarterlyC$0.883/31/20174/20/2017
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)
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finanznachrichten.de logoBMO Capital Markets to Host 26th Annual Global Metals and Mining Conference (TSE:AGU)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 27 at 3:34 PM
realistinvestor.com logoMean Rating Of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) At $2.15 - RealistInvestor.com (TSE:AGU)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 27 at 6:31 AM
News IconWhat Analysts Report Shows About Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU)? - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - February 27 at 6:31 AM
News IconStock ABR Of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) At 2.15 - Stock Observer (TSE:AGU)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 24 at 3:27 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) EPS Predicted At $1.15 - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - February 24 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium declares dividend (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium to present at the Raymond James 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 3:23 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Projected to Achieve EPS Of $-0.06 | Stock ... - Stock Observer (TSE:AGU)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 20 at 6:27 AM
News IconIs The Sell-Side Predicting That Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Will Move Higher? - Winfield Review (TSE:AGU)
winfieldreview.com - February 16 at 3:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCORRECTION - Agrium Inc. - Yahoo Finance (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:28 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) is Heading? - Winfield Review (TSE:AGU)
winfieldreview.com - February 15 at 1:41 AM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Equity Price Target Fixed At $105.3 - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - February 14 at 8:41 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (AGU) stock trades up, “Buy” rating reiterated by RBC Capital Markets Analysts - The Ledger Gazette (TSE:AGU)
ledgergazette.com - February 13 at 8:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. :AGU-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 13, 2017 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 3:18 PM
reuters.com logoFertiliser maker Agrium forecasts less profitable year than expected (TSE:AGU)
in.reuters.com - February 11 at 8:24 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. Reports Q4 Profit Plunged; 2017 Earnings Expected To Be Weak (TSE:AGU)
www.talkmarkets.com - February 11 at 1:55 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAgrium's (AGU) CEO Charles Magro on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (TSE:AGU)
seekingalpha.com - February 11 at 1:55 AM
reuters.com logoFertilizer maker Agrium forecasts less profitable year than expected (TSE:AGU)
www.reuters.com - February 11 at 1:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AGU.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 1:55 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium tops 4Q profit forecasts (TSE:AGU)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 8:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGU-CA : February 8, 2017 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 3:29 PM
News IconAgricultural Chemicals: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Position of the day (TSE:AGU)
twincountynews.com - February 7 at 8:51 PM
nasdaq.com logoShould You Sell Agrium (AGU) Before Earnings? - Nasdaq (TSE:AGU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 8:51 PM
News IconVolatility Watch on Shares of Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) - Sherwood Daily (TSE:AGU)
sherwooddaily.com - February 7 at 3:51 PM
News IconWhat Analysts Report Shows About Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU ... - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - February 6 at 3:27 PM
News IconADX At the Forefront For Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - February 6 at 3:27 PM
News IconStock ABR Of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) At 2 - Stock Observer (TSE:AGU)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 3 at 3:32 PM
News IconChecking Moving Average and RSI Levels on Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - February 1 at 3:27 PM
News IconChecking the Piotroski Score on Shares of Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:AGU)
gilbertdaily.com - February 1 at 3:27 PM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:AGU)
gilbertdaily.com - January 31 at 3:33 PM
News IconTracking CCI Levels on Shares of Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - January 30 at 8:35 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Price Target Expected At $104 - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - January 28 at 3:26 PM
News IconTrading Circle: Narrowing in on Shares of Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:AGU)
gilbertdaily.com - January 27 at 8:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAgrium Announces Release Dates for Fourth Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 8:32 PM
News IconRunning on Fumes Ahead of The Open, Shares Gap Down: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Aiken Advocate (TSE:AGU)
aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:AGU)
gilbertdaily.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
News IconInside Track: Trading Focus on Shares of Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) EPS Projection Set At $1.2 - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
bloomberg.com logoPotash Corp. Profit Forecast Disappoints Amid Tough Markets (TSE:AGU)
www.bloomberg.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Potash Corp. Revenue Falls On Fertilizer Price Decline (TSE:AGU)
www.wsj.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotash Corp posts lower-than-expected profit, shares fall (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoResearch Reports Initiated on Agriculture Stocks Agrium, Potash Corp of Saskatchewan, Karnalyte Resources, and Stonegate Agricom (TSE:AGU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:38 PM
News IconStock Spotter: Review on Technical Levels for Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - January 23 at 3:26 PM
News IconSignal Watch: Checking the Numbers for Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - January 20 at 3:30 PM
News IconGearing Up For a Bull Run? Analysts Weigh in on Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Beacon (TSE:AGU)
wsbeacon.com - January 20 at 3:30 PM
News IconAgrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) Price Forecast For Stock At $102.166 - Transcript Daily (TSE:AGU)
transcriptdaily.com - January 20 at 3:29 PM
News IconInstitutions Taking Notice Of This Stock in Q4: Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) - Wall Street Beacon (TSE:AGU)
wsbeacon.com - January 20 at 3:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AGU) : January 20, 2017 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 3:29 PM
News IconRSI, CCI, and ADX Levels in View for Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:AGU)
rivesjournal.com - January 19 at 3:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoAgrium, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGU-CA : January 19, 2017 (TSE:AGU)
www.capitalcube.com - January 19 at 3:42 PM

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What is Agrium's stock symbol?

Agrium trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "AGU."

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

Agrium declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.875 per share on Thursday, April 20th. This represents a $3.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.71%.

Where is Agrium's stock going? Where will Agrium's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Agrium's stock. Their predictions range from C$93.00 to C$139.00. On average, they expect Agrium's share price to reach C$110.00 in the next year.

When will Agrium announce their earnings?

Agrium is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

How do I buy Agrium stock?

Shares of Agrium and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Agrium stock cost?

One share of Agrium stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$129.28.

Agrium (TSE:AGU) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff