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  1. Monsanto Executive's Update On Proposed Syngenta AcquisitionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    MONSANTO EXECUTIVE'S UPDATE ON PROPOSED SYNGENTA ACQUISITION May 21, 2015 Dow Jones reports: Monsanto Co. emphasized its continued desire to acquire Syngenta AG, saying it is committed to divesting its Swiss rival's entire seed business to win regulatory approval for a merger.

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  2. Glenview Capital Raises Stake In MonsantoRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Billionaire Larry Robbins ' Glenview Capital Management, LLC disclosed in a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it boosted to 9,691,737 the number of shares of MON in its investment portfolio during the first quarter 2015 from the 9,618,448 shares held at the end of the previous quarter. MON said on Wednesday that it continues to pursue a deal to combine the company with Syngenta AG and remains confident in its ability to address regulatory concerns.

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  3. Monsanto has $10 billion alternative to appease regulators: Sell RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    As Monsanto Co. tries to smooth the way for a potential deal with fellow agribusiness giant Syngenta AG, much has been made of Monsanto's efforts to sell Syngenta's seed business as a way to please antitrust regulators.

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  4. Syngenta AG Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital MarketsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Syngenta AG opened at 87.90 on Monday. Syngenta AG has a 1-year low of $58.72 and a 1-year high of $89.98.

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  5. Wisconsin seed companies find successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... we contract with local farmers (and other companies) to raise seed for us," Jeff Renk said. Earlier this month, Syngenta AG, one of the world's largest agricultural chemical companies, rejected a $45 billion takeover offer from rival Monsanto Co., ...

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  6. Stocks Hitting 52-Week HighsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Benzinga

    Syngenta AG shares touched a new 52-week high of $88.37. Syngenta shares have jumped 12.71 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 11.12 percent in the same period.

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  7. Arcadia Biosciences Has Great Growth Potential If It Overcomes CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Seeking Alpha

    Arcadia Biosciences is preparing for its Initial public offering the week of May 11. The IPO will raise up to $100 million in net proceeds to fund growth and operations. The company produces genetically modified seeds and farming technology, but spins itself as an environmentally-friendly option.

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  8. Analysts: Monsanto could save $2.5 billion with Syngenta buyoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Business Journal

    St. Louis-based Monsanto could save $500 million annually in taxes if it were to re-incorporate in Syngenta's home nation Switzerland, a possibility that recently provoked pleas from U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois for Monsanto to stay in the U.S. While investors and Syngenta AG officials await the next move by Monsanto Co., whose $45 billion purchase offer recently was rebuffed by the Swiss agribusiness, analysts say Monsanto could reap billions in savings if it acquired its rival.

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  9. Forget Syngenta's Board. Monsanto Needs to Sway Public OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Bloomberg

    ... market for genetically modified crops like corn and soybeans. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg The board of Syngenta AG is reluctant to embrace Monsanto Co.'s $45 billion takeover bid. Environmentalists and regulators may be even harder to ...

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  10. Americans Take 3-Trillion-Mile Road Trip As Dollar Corrects And Commodities ReboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Seeking Alpha

    Back in March I shared the fact that Americans drove a record 3.05 trillion miles on U.S. highways in January 2015 for the 12-month period, with even more expected this year. Now the International Air Transport Association revealed that international passenger traffic in March rose 7 percent from the same time a year ago.

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  11. Syngenta AG Upgraded by Baader Bank to BuyRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Syngenta AG traded down 0.17% on Monday, hitting $85.60. 2,068,762 shares of the company's stock traded hands.

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  12. European stocks slide on Greece debt meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | West Australian

    European stock markets lost ground on Monday as Greece held talks with its international creditors and concerns mounted about the potential for a default. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index slipped 0.03 percent to stand at 7,043.69 points in afternoon deals.

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  13. Jim Cramer Cautious on Cliffs Natural Resources, Vale Even With Improving ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | TheStreet.com

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  14. Syngenta - Monsanto Merger Fate In A FixRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | GuruFocus.com

    The global Swiss agribusiness company Syngenta AG declined to accept deal worth $45 billion with American multinational agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation Monsanto stating the deal price is insufficient and also holds regulatory risks. The valuation of Syngenta at 449 Swiss francs per share was turned down by the company, which Monsanto had agreed to pay in 45% cash.

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  15. Syngenta shares climb as market mulls possible new Monsanto bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | West Australian

    Swiss farm chemicals giant Syngenta's shares made further gains Monday as market analysts weighed the chances of a higher bid from US rival Monsanto after its offer was rejected last week as being too low. Shares climbed by 2.34 percent to 406.20 Swiss francs in morning trade in Zurich.

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  16. Monsanto's Bid For Syngenta Means A Shift In StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Seeking Alpha

    Monsanto is the leading seed company, Syngenta the no. 1 agrochemical company, together they would form an unmatched giant in the ag industry.

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  17. US stock market, economy and companies updateRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | StockMarketsReview.com

    ... and APEMA regions all were a bit better, with Europe comps actually turning positive. Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta AG confirmed that it had received and rejected an unsolicited takeover approach from Monsanto valued at CHF449/share, ...

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  18. Monsanto Needs to Decide If Laggard Syngenta Warrants Higher BidRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | The Washington Post

    Monsanto Co.' s rejected $45 billion bid for Syngenta AG forces the suitor to ask itself the same hard question as disappointed shareholders of the target company: is the Swiss maker of agrochemicals really worth more? Before the offer was unveiled on Friday, investors suffered a 2.9 percent drop in Syngenta's share price over the last 12 months as the Swiss company struggled to keep pace with peers.

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  19. Monsanto Needs to Decide If Laggard Syngenta Warrants Higher BidRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | The Washington Post

    Monsanto Co.' s rejected $45 billion bid for Syngenta AG forces the suitor to ask itself the same hard question as disappointed shareholders of the target company: is the Swiss maker of agrochemicals really worth more? Before the offer, investors suffered a 2.9 percent drop in Syngenta's share price over the last 12 months as the Swiss company struggled to keep pace with peers.

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  20. Syngenta rejects $45 bn takeover offer from MonsantoRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Big News Network.com

    Syngenta, the world's largest maker of agricultural chemicals, on Friday rejected a $45 billion takeover offer from Monsanto, saying the offer undervalued the Swiss firm and did not fully take into account regulatory risks. Monsanto proposed paying 449 Swiss francs a share with 45 percent in cash, Basel-based Syngenta said Friday in a statement.

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