Pre-Market Analysis on Monsanto, Agrium, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Williams Partners, and Ferro

    Pre-Market Analysis on Monsanto, Agrium, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Williams
                             Partners, and Ferro

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LONDON, April 22, 2013

LONDON, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Major Indices posted robust gains to close the previous trading week. S&P500
index closed 0.88 percent higher while NASDAQ gained 1.25 percent during the
day. The growth came despite the news of marginal increased jobless claims.
The basic material sector showed mixed results as Agrium Inc. (NYSE: AGU) and
Scotts Miracle Gro Co. (NYSE: SMG) closed lower. However, other stocks
including Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), Williams Partners LP (NYSE: WPZ) and
Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) closed higher. StockCall has posted free
technical research on MON, AGU, SMG, WPZ, and FOE which can be downloaded upon
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Monsanto Co. traded in the range of $102.42 and $103.72 in Friday's trading
session and ended the day at $103.22, up 1.08 percent. The stock's 52 weeks
range stands at $69.70 and $107.25. Monsanto has gained 33.77 percent of its
value in the past 12 months, while it climbed 10.89 percent on a YTD basis.
The stock is in a bullish mode and may find its first support level at
$100.57. It is trading above its 50-day moving average of $102.84. Sign up and
read the complimentary report on MON at

Agrium Inc. traded in the range of $91.23 and $92.43 in its latest trading
session. Its volume stood at 557,297 shares, down from its average daily
volume of 1.31 million. The company's stock closed Friday's session at $92.01,
down 0.07 percent. The stock is currently trading below its short-term moving
average price of $92.13, showing a neutral trend. In the coming sessions,
Agrium is expected to go as high as $94.47, while its first support level is
at $91.73. The stock has declined 6.09 percent on a YTD basis. The free report
on AGU can be downloaded by signing up now at

Scotts Miracle Gro Co. extended its 52 weeks loss to 17.84 percent by closing
its previous trading session 0.78 percent lower. The stock closed at $43.25,
with trading volume of 340,116 shares. It is down 1.08 percent on a YTD basis.
SMG is currently in a bearish mode and is expected to go up to $43.53 in the
coming trading sessions. Its next resistance level is at $44.60. On the
downside, it is expected to face its first support level at $42.97. Scotts
Miracle traded in the range of $35.49 and $55.95 in the past 52 weeks. Free
report on SMG can be accessed by registering at

Williams Partners LP closed Friday's trading session with upward movement,
accompanied with below average volume. The stock ended at $52.62, up 1.00
percent from its previous close. It traded in the range of $52.20 and $52.83
during the session. Williams Partners is mildly volatile as it commands beta
of 1.08. The company's current market capitalization stands at $20.94 billion.
The stock has grown 11.37 percent on a YTD basis while its 52 weeks loss
stands at 3.45 percent. Register with StockCall and download the research on
WPZ for free at

Ferro Corporation made an upward movement with 2.87 percent gain in its latest
trading session. The company's stock ended at $6.82 and its highest price
point for the session stood at $6.87, which is also its new 52-week high. In
the past 12 months, the stock has increased 32.94 percent while its YTD gain
stands at 60.85 percent. Ferro trades at beta of 3.34, which implies very high
volatility. It traded 616,943 shares during the session, in comparison to its
regular daily volume of 628,444 shares. Read the full free research on FOE by
signing up to StockCall at

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