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Archer Daniels Stock Is a Buy Amid Price Dip and Big Announcement
Archer Daniels Midland Reports Another Disappointing Quarter
In 3Q15, Archer Daniels Midland earned $684 million in operating profit, down $257 million from 3Q14. Its net revenue for the quarter was $16.6 billion.
Archer Daniels Midland Announces New Expansion Plan
Archer Daniels Midland fell 0.65% to close at $44.46 per share on January 10. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were -3.8%, -3.3%, and -2.6%.
Market Conditions Continued to Impact ADM’s Revenue in 2Q16
Archer Daniels Midland’s (ADM) revenue fell 9% YoY (year-over-year) to $15.63 billion in 2Q16—compared to $17.19 billion in the same quarter last year.
Argus Downgraded Archer-Daniels Midland to ‘Hold’
Archer-Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $19.3 billion. ADM rose by 2.6% to close at $32.45 per share as of February 12, 2016.
How’s ADM Advancing with Its Portfolio Management Strategy?
As part of its portfolio management strategy, Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) sold its Brazilian sugar cane ethanol operations.
Herbalife Continues to Rise on Carl Icahn’s Increased Stake
Herbalife (HLF) rose 1.6% to close at $62.03 per share during the second week of September 2016.
Why Did Herbalife Rise by ~10% on July 15?
Herbalife rose by 9.9% to close at $65.25 per share on July 15. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 6.9%, 10.2%, and 21.7%, respectively.
How Bunge Is Creating Value from Segment Synergies
Bunge’s (BG) Agribusiness segment processes oilseeds into vegetable oils.
Archer Daniels Midland Stock Gained since Its 1Q16 Earnings
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) is slated to report its 2Q16 results on August 2 before the market opens. The stock has gained 12% since its last quarter results.
Wall Street Analysts’ Take on Bunge before Its 2Q16 Earnings
Around 61% of analysts now rate Bunge as a “buy” and 39% rate it as a “hold.” No analysts rate it as a “sell.”
What’s the Latest News on Herbalife?
Herbalife expects its 4Q16 net sales to be lower than expectation due to the strong US dollar and lower volumes.
Bunge Expects Resurgence of Commodities to Drive 2016 Growth
Bunge’s (BG) 1Q16 earnings were consistent with its guidance and beat earnings estimates by 78%.
Inside Kansas City Southern’s Freight Volumes in Week 48
In the week ended December 2, 2017, US–Mexico commerce on Kansas City Southern (KSU) reported 6.1% carload traffic gains.
Sorghum: Prices Fall and Production Is Expected to Rise
The total sorghum production in the world is expected to be about 54.1 million metric tons in the 2014–2015 season. The US is the top producer.
What Are Analysts’ Target Prices before ADM’s 2Q16 Results?
Around 77% of the analysts rate Archer Daniels Midland a “hold” and 23% gave it a “buy” rating. No analysts rated it as a “sell.”
How George Soros Played the Market in Q4
On February 14, George Soros reported his fourth-quarter portfolio holdings. His fund’s portfolio value declined 28% to $3.3 billion at the end of the fourth quarter.
Why Did Bunge Sell Its Stake in Its Vietnam Operations?
In a press release on July 5, 2016, Bunge announced that it would be selling 45% of its stake in its Vietnam crush operations to Wilmar International.
How Is Bunge Expanding Oilseed Segment’s Global Presence?
In the Oilseeds segment, Bunge’s focus has been to enhance its footprint in the major growth regions.
Why Ingredion Acquired Sun Flour’s Rice Starch and Rice Flour Business
Ingredion (INGR) has a market cap of $9.7 billion. It rose by 0.87% to close at $134.02 per share on August 17, 2016.
What Caused Bunge’s Legal Action against Egypt’s Grain Buyer?
Bunge (BG) has a market capitalization of $8.1 billion. BG fell by 2.8% to close at $56.75 per share as of February 9, 2016.
Ingredion Is Trading below Its Key Moving Averages
As of January 20, 2016, Ingredion closed at $86.6. It trades 6.1%, 9.2%, and 7.3%, respectively, below its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages.
Archer Daniels Midland Announced Its Directors and Dividend
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $22.4 billion. It fell by 1.7% and closed at $38.08 per share on May 5, 2016.
Herbalife’s Stock Rises after Being Cleared of Allegations
Herbalife (HLF), which has a market cap of $4.4 billion, rose by 3.6% to close at $47.86 per share on February 1.
Five Consumer Staples Stocks to Be Thankful For—Even This Year
So far, 2018 has been a difficult year for the consumer staples industry—even tougher than last year.
Consumer Staples Stocks: Separating the Wheat from the Chaff
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) fell 9.4% in the first six months of 2018.
Consumer Sector Earnings Coverage for February 5–9
Yum! Brands announced its fiscal 4Q17 results on February 8. The revenue decreased 22.1% to $1.5 billion and missed the estimate by 1.0%.
Why CSX’s Merchandise Freight Revenues Fell in 4Q17
CSX’s (CSX) General Merchandise revenues fell by $152.0 million or 8% to $1.74 billion in 4Q17, down from $1.89 billion in 4Q16.
Week 50: US Rail Freight Traffic on the Rise
US rail companies’ carload traffic jumped 4.1% to ~265,000 railcars in week 50 of 2017 compared with over ~254,700 units in the corresponding week last year.
Behind Genesee & Wyoming’s Rising North American Revenues in 3Q17
Genesee & Wyoming’s North American revenues contribute ~55.0% of its overall operating revenues. In 3Q17, North American revenues totaled $318.9 million.
Why Union Pacific’s Agricultural Product Revenues Slid in 3Q17
Union Pacific’s (UNP) Agricultural Products segment saw revenues of $914.0 million, down 2% YoY.
Why Genesee & Wyoming’s North American Volumes Fell in August
In August 2017, GWR posted a marginal fall of 1.6% in its North American shipments year-over-year.
Dividend Yield of Archer-Daniels Midland
Archer-Daniels Midland’s (ADM) PE ratio of 19.1x compares to a sector average of 23.8x. The dividend yield of 3.1% compares to a sector average of 2.4%.
Genesee & Wyoming’s North American Revenues in 2Q17
In 2Q17, GWR’s North American revenues were $315.7 million, a 3.6% rise from $304.6 million in the same quarter last year.
Why Analysts Are Expecting Deere’s Earnings Per Share to Rise
As of May 15, 2017, Wall Street analysts are expecting Deere (DE) to post EPS of $1.67 in fiscal 2Q17. That would be a 7.0% rise year-over-year.
Separation Cost to Impact Deere’s Earnings per Share in 1Q17
As of February 13, Wall Street analysts expect Deere to post EPS of $0.53 in 1Q17—a decrease of 33.8% year-over-year compared to $0.80 in 1Q16.
How Soybean Prices Moved in January 2017
In its January report, the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) said that the world’s ending stock for soybeans fell slightly to 82.3 million metric tons from 82.9 million metric tons in December.
Why Corn Prices Moved Higher in January
Global corn prices are significantly lower than they’ve been for the past four years, considering the high global corn stock-to-use ratio last year.
What’s the Latest News on Ingredion?
Ingredion (INGR) reported 3Q16 net sales of $1.5 billion, which represents a rise of 3.6%, compared to $1.4 billion in 3Q15.
Ingredion Incorporated Acquired TIC Gums
Ingredion rose 0.06% to close at $125.37 per share on December 20. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.06%, 3.7%, and 32.4%.
Northcoast Downgrades BorgWarner to ‘Neutral’
Price movement BorgWarner (BWA) fell 5.1% to close at $39.74 per share during the second week of December 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -5.1%, 15.7%, and -6.6%, respectively, as of December 16. BWA is trading 5.4% above its 20-day moving average, 10.5% above its 50-day moving average, and […]
RBC Capital Markets Downgrades General Mills to ‘Sector Perform’
General Mills declared a quarterly dividend of $0.48 per share on its common stock.
Ingredion Has Declared a Dividend
Ingredion (INGR) has a market cap of $8.9 billion. It rose 0.77% to close at $124.42 per share on December 9, 2016.
Bunge Limited Has Declared Dividends
Price movement Bunge Limited (BG) has a market cap of $10.4 billion. It rose 0.55% to close at $73.40 per share on December 8, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 4.9%, 5.4%, and 10.4%, respectively, on the same day. BG is trading 7.8% above its 20-day moving average, 14.4% […]
PVH Corporation and Grupo Axo Close Their Joint Venture
PVH Corporation (PVH) has a market cap of $8.7 billion. It rose 1.9% and closed at $107.99 per share on December 1, 2016.
A Quick Look at Pacific Ethanol Stock’s Outperformance of the S&P 500
Ethanol is largely produced from US corn, which is also the largest producer of corn globally. Pacific Ethanol is one such producer of ethanol in the US.
Why Did Bunge Limited Issue Senior Notes?
Bunge Limited (BG) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.42 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on December 2, 2016, to shareholders of record on November 18, 2016.
Herbalife Sees a Rise in Carl Icahn’s Stake
Herbalife (HLF) has a market cap of $5.1 billion. It fell 2.0% to close at $54.96 per share on November 4, 2016.
How Did Bunge Perform in 3Q16?
Bunge (BG) has a market cap of $9.6 billion. It rose 10.0% to close at $68.81 per share on November 2, 2016.
How Did Herbalife Perform in 3Q16?
Price movement Herbalife (HLF) has a market cap of $5.5 billion. It fell 2.6% to close at $59.12 per share on November 1, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -1.4%, -7.4%, and 10.3%, respectively, on the same day. HLF is trading 4.4% below its 20-day moving average, 4.3% below […]
How Did General Motors Perform in October 2016?
Price movement General Motors (GM) has a market cap of $49.2 billion. It fell 0.38% to close at $31.48 per share on November 1, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -0.38%, -1.8%, and -4.0%, respectively, on the same day. GM is trading 1.3% below its 20-day moving average, 0.59% […]
Bunge to Partner with Oleo-Fats
Bunge (BG) has a market cap of $8.3 billion. It rose 0.80% to close at $59.23 per share on September 30, 2016.
Ingredion Has Declared a Quarterly Dividend
Ingredion (INGR) rose 0.32% to close at $129.28 per share during the third week of September 2016.
Mattel Suffering from Earnings Declines in Key Brands
Mattel (MAT) fell 5.8% to close at $31.73 per share during the first week of September 2016.
Société Générale Rated Ingredion as a ‘Hold’
Ingredion (INGR) has a market cap of $10.1 billion. It rose by 0.51% to close at $139.64 per share on September 7, 2016.
Icahn Throws a Monkey Wrench in Ackman’s Herbalife Theory
Herbalife (HLF) has a market cap of $5.7 billion. It rose by 0.29% to close at $61.35 per share on September 2, 2016.
Bunge’s New Investment to Increase the Value of Its Business
Bunge (BG) has a market cap of $8.8 billion. It fell by 0.45% to close at $62.52 per share on August 30, 2016.
Why Did Herbalife Rise ~4.6% on August 29?
Herbalife (HLF) has a market cap of $6.0 billion. It rose by 4.6% to close at $63.30 per share on August 29, 2016.
Herbalife Shows Mixed Price Movement on August 26
Herbalife fell by 2.3% to close at $60.50 per share on August 26, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were -4.4%, -9.7%, and 12.8%.
Herbalife Plans to Expand Its Business in China
Herbalife (HLF) fell by 3.4% and closed at $64.81 per share during the second week of August 2016. Herbalife reported 2Q16 net sales of $1.20 billion.
Archer Daniels Midland Offers $1 Billion in Notes
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has a market cap of $26.0 billion. Its stock rose by 0.16% to close at $44.52 per share on August 8, 2016.
ADM’s Stock Fell 2% Due to Weaker Performance in 2Q16
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) reported its 2Q16 results on August 2. The stock didn’t react well to the results. It fell 2% on the same day.
How Did Herbalife Perform in 2Q16?
Herbalife (HLF) fell by 1.4% to close at $67.09 per share during the first week of August 2016.
Analyzing Archer Daniels Midland’s 339th Dividend Payment
One day after its 2Q16 results, Archer Daniels Midland declared a cash dividend of $0.30 per share on the company’s common stock on August 3.
What Benefited ADM’s WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients in 2Q16?
Archer Daniels Midland’s management mentioned that the WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients’ results were in line with the same quarter last year.
Archer Daniels Midland Declares Dividend of $0.30 Per Share
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $25.7 billion. It rose by 1.1% to close at $43.93 per share on August 3, 2016.
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Upgraded Bunge Limited to a ‘Buy’
Bunge Limited (BG) has a market cap of $8.8 billion. It rose by 0.48% to close at $63.33 per share on August 2, 2016.
Ingredion’s Top and Bottom Lines Rose in 2Q16
Ingredion’s (INGR) stock price rose by 0.35% to close at $133.24 per share during the fourth week of July 2016.
Why Bunge’s Limited Bottom Line Rose in 2Q16
Bunge Limited (BG) has a market cap of $9.1 billion. It rose by 6.7% to close at $65.35 per share on July 28, 2016.
Archer Daniels Midland’s Valuation before Its 2Q16 Earnings
Archer Daniels Midland is trading at a higher PE multiple of 15.3x over its forward 12-month EPS—compared to Bunge as of July 25, 2016.
What’s Archer Daniels’ Balanced Capital Allocation Framework?
For 2016, Archer Daniels Midland plans to balance its capital allocation framework. It advanced the strategy by selling a 50% interest in its Brazilian port in 2015.
What Could Cast a Shadow over Archer Daniels Midland’s 2Q16 EPS?
Analysts expect Archer Daniels Midland’s adjusted EPS in 2Q16 to be $0.45—compared to $0.60 in 2Q15. It represents a massive decline of 25%.
Why Stanley Black & Decker Upgraded Its Guidance in 2Q16 Earnings Release
Stanley Black & Decker’s (SWK) consolidated revenues increased by 2.3% year-over-year to $2.9 billion.
What Challenged Archer Daniels Midland’s Results in 1Q16?
Archer Daniels Midland didn’t have a great start to 2016. Earnings fell 45% YoY in the first quarter. The adjusted EPS came in around $0.42 for the first quarter.
Ingredion’s Valuation Multiple ahead of 2Q16 Earnings
A forward PE valuation multiple indicates how much an investor is willing to pay over the company’s EPS for the next four quarters. Ingredion’s valuation rose 13% since fiscal 1Q16.
How Has Ingredion Maximized Shareholder Value?
Ingredion has a dividend yield of 1.3% as of July 15, 2016. Management has raised the dividend at a CAGR of 29.3% over the last five years.
Why Horse Owners Are Suing Archer-Daniels Midland
Archer-Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $25.2 billion. It fell by 0.21% to close at $43.39 per share on July 20, 2016.
How Has Bunge’s Stock Performed Since Its 1Q16 Earnings?
Bunge will report the results for 2Q16 ending June 30 before the Market opens on July 28. Its stock has fallen 2% since its last quarter earnings release.
Will Ingredion Continue Positive Earnings Growth in 2Q16?
Analysts are expecting Ingredion’s (INGR) adjusted EPS for 2Q16 to be $1.65 compared to $1.53 in 2Q15. That’s an increase of 8%.
Ingredion’s Fiscal 2Q16 Revenue: What Can We Expect?
Analysts are expecting Ingredion’s (INGR) revenue to be $1.4 billion for fiscal 2Q16. That would be a slight fall of 1% compared to $1.5 billion in the 2Q15.
What’s behind Ingredion’s Impressive 2016 Stock Prices?
Ingredion (INGR) is set to report its fiscal 2Q16 results before the Market opens on July 28, 2016. So far in 2016, Ingredion stock has risen 43%.
BB&T Capital Rated Bunge a ‘Buy’
Bunge reported 1Q16 net sales of $8.9 billion, a decline of 17.5% compared to net sales of $10.8 billion in 1Q15.
How Has Bunge’s Stock Fared in the Last 4 Months?
Bunge’s (BG) joint venture news with Wilmar on July 5, 2016, wasn’t too positive for its shares. It fell by 1.3% to close at $57.16 on the day.
Bunge and Wilmar Form Joint Venture to Increase Market Share
Bunge Limited (BG) has a market cap of $8.2 billion. Its stock fell by 1.4% to close at $57.76 per share on July 5, 2016.
What Does Wall Street See ahead for Bunge?
The average target price for Bunge has risen slightly to $71.60. This represents a rise of 23% from the stock’s closing price of $58.12 on July 6, 2016.
How Bunge Is Expanding Its Oilseed Segment’s Global Presence
Bunge maintains a balanced footprint, with ~29% of its capacity in North America, 37% of its capacity in South America, and 19% of its capacity in Europe.
How Is Bunge’s Environmental, Social, and Governance Score?
Bunge (BG) has had the highest ESG score among its peers for the last five years.
How Bunge Returns Value to Shareholders
Bunge (BG) paid $549 million to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases in 2015.
Why 2015 Was a Milestone Year for Bunge
Bunge (BG), a leading agribusiness and food company, believes that 2015 was a year of many milestones despite the challenging environment.
How Does ADM Compare to Its Peers on Key Moving Averages?
Archer Daniels Midland stock closed at $38.20 on May 6. It’s trading 7% above its 100-day, 2.5% above its 50-day, and 0.8% below its 20-day moving averages.
Why Did Deere & Company Consolidate Its Dealer Network?
Despite relying on dealers to sell its iconic tractors for almost a 100 years, Deere & Company (DE) began consolidating its dealer network in the mid-2000s.
How’s Archer Daniels Midland Meeting Global Consumer Demand?
Archer Daniels Midland opened its new flavor creation, application, and customer service facility in Cranbury, New Jersey, to meet customers’ unique demands.
Analyzing Archer Daniels Midland’s Initiatives for Food Innovation
Archer Daniels Midland partly funded NFS’s (National Foodworks Services) new headquarters. It’s a local food innovation center in Decatur, Illinois.
What Made ADM Decide to Sell Its Brazilian Operation?
To maximize shareholder value, Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) recently entered into an agreement to sell its sugarcane ethanol operations in Brazil.
Who Are Mosaic’s Customers and How Does It Reach Them?
Mosaic doesn’t sell directly to farmers. Its customers include cooperatives, wholesale distributors, retail chains, and independent retailers.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Downgrades Archer-Daniels Midland
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded Archer-Daniels Midland’s (ADM) rating to “neutral” from “buy.” Revenues in 4Q15 were $16,445.0 million, a fall of 21.3%.
Corn Prices Could Continue to Test Crucial Support
March 2016 corn futures prices were trading near the support level of 355 cents per bushel on March 3, 2016. Prices declined after two days of rising by 0.28%.
What Will Result from Herbalife’s Discussions with the FTC?
Herbalife reported fiscal 4Q15 net sales of $1,098.4 million, a fall of 3.1% compared to net sales of $1,133.6 million in fiscal 4Q14.
Corn Breached the Crucial Support Level: What Does It Mean?
Corn prices for March 2016 expiry were trading near the support of $3.55 per bushel on February 25, 2016. The prices fell for the third trading day by 3.3%.
JPMorgan Chase Upgraded Bunge Rating to ‘Overweight’
JPMorgan Chase has upgraded Bunge from “neutral” to “overweight.” It reduced the price target to $57 from $61 per share.