Intrepid Potash, Value Or Growth Stock? Both
Now, I know what you're thinking, there's been a lot of talk of "broken mining stocks," and to be honest there's a plethora of attractive commodity stocks available, many of which offer attractive dividend yields.
Tue May 21, 2013
Agrium: Essential To Food Production And A Good Addition To Your Portfolio
Agrium Inc. is a Canadian company and its main headquarters are located in Calgary, Alberta.
Tue May 14, 2013
Mosaic: Increasing Leverage And Suspending Expansion?
Mosaic Co. , the largest U.S. fertilizer producer, continues to focus on achieving a more efficient balance sheet.
Mon May 13, 2013
Agrium Upgraded by Scotiabank to "Sector Outperform"
The firm currently has a C$110.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of C$120.00. Shares of Agrium traded down 1.34% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $92.25. Agrium has a one year low of $77.50 and a one year high of $116.38. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $100.1. The company has a market cap ... (more)
Understanding the Dark Side of Shareholder Activism
Shareholder activists are flexing their muscles with a new exuberance this proxy season, running more insurgent slates in proxy contests, stalking larger targets and enjoying a higher rate of success.
Fri May 10, 2013
Potash Economics And An Undervalued American Junior Potash Play
Potash is a resource predominantly used as an agricultural, nutrient-rich compound in fertilizers.
Red Deer Advocate
Spring's late arrival could be major challenge to farmers
Agrium Inc. says spring's late arrival to North America could be a major challenge, as farmers who buy fertilizers, seeds and other agricultural products from the company have less time to get their crops in the ground.
Agrium Price Target Cut to $113.00 by Analysts at Ubs Ag
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Agrium traded down 3.07% on Friday, hitting $91.95. Agrium has a 52-week low of $74.28 and a 52-week high of $115.31. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $94.18. The company has a market cap of $13.701 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.93. Agrium last announced its earnings ... (more)
Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Dan Loeb, Agrium Inc.
Steven Cohen 's SAC Capital Advisors LP is giving clients more time to decide whether to pull money from the firm's hedge funds amid a government investigation of insider trading, said a person familiar with the matter.
Thu May 09, 2013
U.S. Movers: Agrium, Green Mountain, News Corp, Rackspace, Tesla
News Corp surged to $2.85 billion and Sun Life net plunged 25%. Precision Castparts fourth quarter net soared 25% to $414.2 million.
Agrium (AGU) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
Agrium posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.08 by $0.14, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports.
Investor's Business Daily
Agrium Earnings Decline Amid Weak Fertilizer Market
Agrium said results were hurt by cold and wet weather, which delayed planting of corn and other grains.
UPDATE 2-Agrium profit slips, gives weaker-than-expected outlook
Agrium Inc , the Canadian fertilizer company, reported lower quarterly profit on Thursday, as cold, wet spring weather delayed plantings in the United States, and forecast weaker-than-expected earnings for the current quarter.
Globe and Mail
UPDATE 1-Agrium profit slips, gives weaker-than-expected outlook
ROB Insight is The Globe and Mail's exclusive feature led by a team of award-winning editors and writers who provide you with in-depth analysis on breaking business news and the issues that matter most.
The Washington Post
Agrium Profit Trails Estimates After Cold Weather Slows Planting
Agrium Inc., the largest U.S. farm- products retailer, reported first-quarter profit and sales that trailed analysts' estimates after cold weather slowed planting by farmers.
Wed May 08, 2013
Agrium Upgraded to "Outperform" at Scotiabank
AGU has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Canaccord Genuity cut their price target on shares of Agrium from $123.00 to $120.00 in a research note to investors on Friday, April 26th.
Tue May 07, 2013
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Agrium Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
Agrium will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, May 8th. Agrium Inc.
Mon May 06, 2013
Caring for our Watersheds Announces 2013 Contest Winners
Alana Krug-MacLeod is the proud winner of the 2013 Caring for our Watersheds contest, brought to Saskatoon by Agrium Inc.
Thu May 02, 2013
Canada Online Explorer
U.S. hedge fund faces uphill battle for change at Tim Hortons
TORONTO/NEW YORK - Highfields Capital, a U.S. hedge fund agitating for change at coffee shop chain Tim Hortons Inc, faces a difficult task in trying to persuade long-term institutional investors of the merits of its plan to shake up the Canadian company.
Wed May 01, 2013
Viterra Complete Transfer of Grain Elevators and Other Assets to...
Regina, SK- Viterra Inc. is pleased to announce that it has transferred to Richardson International Limited certain Canadian grain elevators; certain agri-centres co-located with certain of the grain elevators; all oat milling assets and shares relating to Viterra's oat milling business in Canada; all assets or shares of the 21st Century Grain ... (more)