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Last $98.38 USD
Change Today -0.02 / -0.02%
Volume 4.9M
As of 8:04 PM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

monsanto co (MON) Snapshot

Open
$98.55
Previous Close
$98.40
Day High
$98.58
Day Low
$97.67
52 Week High
02/25/15 - $126.00
52 Week Low
08/25/15 - $89.34
Market Cap
46.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
5.5M
EPS TTM
$5.45
Shares Outstanding
467.8M
EX-Date
10/7/15
P/E TM
18.1x
Dividend
$2.16
Dividend Yield
1.99%
Current Stock Chart for MONSANTO CO (MON)

monsanto co (MON) Details

Monsanto Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides agricultural products for farmers worldwide. It operates in two segments, Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. The Seeds and Genomics segment produces row crop seeds, including corn, soybean, cotton, and canola seeds principally under the DEKALB, Channel, Asgrow, and Deltapine brands; and vegetable seeds consisting of tomato, pepper, melon, cucumber, pumpkin, squash, beans, broccoli, onions, lettuce, and other seeds under the Seminis and De Ruiter brands. This segment also develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds in corn, cotton, and soybean crops under the SmartStax, YieldGard, YieldGard VT Triple, VT Triple PRO, and VT Double PRO, as well as Intacta RR2 PRO, Bollgard and Bollgard II, Roundup Ready and Roundup Ready 2 Yield, and Genuity brands; and licenses a range of germplasm and trait technologies to seed companies. The Agricultural Productivity segment manufactures and sells herbicides for agricultural, industrial, ornamental, turf, and residential lawn and garden applications for weed control, as well as for control of preemergent annual grass and small seeded broadleaf weeds in corn and other crops under the Roundup and Harness brands. The company sells its products through distributors, independent retailers and dealers, agricultural cooperatives, plant raisers, and agents, as well as directly to farmers. It has operations primarily in the United States, Europe, Africa, Brazil, Argentina, the Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Mexico. Monsanto Company has a collaborative agreement with Novozymes A/S to discover, develop, and produce microbial solutions. The company was formerly known as Monsanto Ag Company and changed its name to Monsanto Company in March 2000. Monsanto Company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

22,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/29/14
Founded in 2000

monsanto co (MON) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $761.4K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $593.1K
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $646.4K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $593.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

monsanto co (MON) Key Developments

Monsanto Company Declares Quarterly Dividend Payable on October 30, 2015

Monsanto Company declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of 54 cents per share. The dividend is payable on October 30, 2015, to shareowners of record on October 9, 2015.

Bayer CEO Has No Plans To Acquire Syngenta

The Chief Executive Officer of Bayer has quashed any talk of acquiring Syngenta AG (SWX:SYNN) which is being pursued by Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON).

Monsanto Eyes Acquisitions

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) is looking for acquisition opportunities. If Monsanto does not merge with Syngenta AG (SWX:SYNN), its alternative will be to seek out other acquisitions, or establish a series of partnerships or licensing agreements, to help expand its portfolio of herbicides and agricultural chemicals, Brett Begemann, President and Chief Operating Officer of Monsanto, said.

 

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Price/Earnings 18.3x
Price/Sales 3.0x
Price/Book 5.5x
Price/Cash Flow 17.3x
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