What Do Analysts Recommend for Archer Daniels Midland?
Now, ~8% gave Archer Daniels Midland a “buy” rating. No analysts rated it a “sell.” The average target price for the company fell to $36.60 as of April 26.
Ingredion Will Report Its 3Q15 Results on October 29
On October 29, 2015, Ingredion (INGR) will report its third quarter results for fiscal 2015. Its shares rose by 7% after the earnings were released in the last quarter.
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%.
Ingredion’s 3Q15 Acquisitions and Outlook for 2016
Ingredion (INGR) announced during 3Q15 that it completed the acquisition of Kerr Concentrates—a privately held producer of natural fruit and vegetable concentrates, purees, and essences—for ~$100 million.
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.
Analysts’ Recommendation: 67% Rate Bunge a ‘Buy’
Approximately 67% of the analysts rate Bunge a “buy” and 33% rate it a “hold.” No analysts rate it a “sell.” The average broker target price is $81.49.
Could Speculation of South American Supply Push Corn Prices Down?
December futures contracts for corn, traded on the Chicago Board of Trade, rose by 0.56% and settled at $3.62 per bushel on November 17, 2015.
Strong Resistance Pushed Corn Prices Lower
March corn futures prices were trading near the crucial resistance level of 370 cents per bushel on January 21, 2016.
Lower-than-Consensus Weekly Export Sales Pushed Corn Prices Down
Corn futures on the CBOT (Chicago Board of Trade), for March delivery, fell by 0.07% and settled at $3.58 per bushel on December 31, 2015.
Bunge is Trading below Its 100-Day and 50-Day Moving Averages
As of February 4, 2016, Bunge (BG) closed at $59.5. It’s trading 1.8% and 12% below its 100-day and 50-day moving averages.
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 Bunge’s Agribusiness Segment Is Driving Growth
Global demand for Bunge’s core agribusiness products like oilseeds and grains grew in 2015.
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.
Why Bunge Might Report a Drop in Revenue in 1Q16
Analysts are expecting revenue to be $10.1 billion for fiscal 1Q16. This represents a fall of 6% compared to 1Q15 revenue of $10.8 billion.
Sonoco: Higher Prices for Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Products
Sonoco Products reported fiscal 2Q16 net sales of ~$1.2 billion—a fall of 3.4% from net sales of ~$1.3 billion in fiscal 2Q15.
Who Were the Outliers in the Consumer Space Last Week?
At the end of the third week of March 2016, the S&P Consumer Discretionary sector had slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Staples sector and the S&P 500.
Consumer Sector: Post-Earnings Coverage for July 31–August 4
The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) reported its fiscal 2Q17 results on August 3, 2017, after the market closed. Its net sales were $6.7 billion.
Appaloosa Management starts new positions in FCX, INGR, CYH, THC and sells MSFT, CMCSA—13F Flash E
In this six-part series, we’ll go through some of the main positions Appaloosa Management traded this past quarter. Why sell Microsoft (MSFT)?
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%.
Appaloosa Management starts new positions in FCX, INGR, CYH, THC and sells MSFT, CMCSA—13F Flash C
In this six-part series, we’ll go through some of the main positions Appaloosa Management traded this past quarter. Why buy Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH)?
Bunge’s Performance in 1Q16: A Strong Start to 2016
Bunge started 2016 by beating earnings estimates by 78%. The adjusted EPS was ~1.41 for the first quarter—much higher than analysts’ estimates.
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.”
Appaloosa Management starts new positions in FCX, INGR, CYH, THC and sells MSFT, CMCSA—13F Flash B
In this six-part series, we’ll go through some of the main positions Appaloosa Management traded this past quarter. Why buy Ingredion Inc. (INGR)?
Archer Daniels Midland Sold Its Brazilian Sugar Ethanol Operations
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $25.3 billion. It rose by 1.0% to close at $42.48 per share on May 25, 2016.
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.
Lower-than-Projected Yield Supports Corn Prices
Corn prices rose following the lower-than-projected yield from the USDA’s WASDE (World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates) report.
Ingredion to Report Its Fiscal 4Q15 Results in a Week
Ingredion reacted positively to the strong fiscal 3Q15 results and rose by 2%, closing at $95.06 on October 29, 2015. The shares demonstrated a rising trend.
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.
Piper Jaffray Rated Archer Daniels Midland as ‘Neutral’
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $26.0 billion. It rose 0.33% to close at $45.74 per share on December 15, 2016.
Bunge Had Strong Operating Earnings in 3Q15
Bunge’s (BG) total third quarter segment EBIT was $414 million—compared to $316 million in 3Q14. The adjusted EBIT was $367 million—compared to $316 million.
What’s the Latest News on Hormel Foods?
In fiscal 2016, Hormel Foods (HRL) reported net sales of $9.5 billion, a rise of 2.8% year-over-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%.
Campbell Soup Announces New Product Line
Campbell Soup rose 0.52% to close at $60.13 per share on December 20. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.23%, 10.9%, and 17.0%.
Pivotal Research Upgrades Flowers Foods to ‘Hold’
Flowers Foods (FLO) has a market cap of $4.0 billion. It rose 13.3% to close at $19.30 per share on December 9, 2016.
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.
How Has Archer Daniels Midland Performed in 3Q16?
Price movement Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $26.7 billion. It rose 7.3% to close at $46.75 per share on November 1, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 9.9%, 9.0%, and 30.5%, respectively, on the same day. ADM is trading 9.6% above its 20-day moving average, […]
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.
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.
Archer Daniels Midland Settles Lawsuit
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has a market cap of $24.8 billion. It fell by 1.8% to close at $42.56 per share on August 25, 2016.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bunge Consistently Returns Value to Shareholders
On May 24, Bunge announced that its board of directors approved a 10.5% increase in the company’s regular quarterly common share cash dividend.
What Could Cause Bunge’s Revenue to Drop in 2Q16?
Analysts are expecting Bunge’s revenue to be ~$10.05 billion for fiscal 1Q16. This represents a fall of 7%—compared to 2Q15 revenue of $10.78 billion.
How Does Ingredion Compare to Peers on Key Moving Averages?
On July 15, 2016, Ingredion (INGR) closed at $132.84. It traded 15.6% above its 100-day moving average, 8.3% above its 50-day moving average, and 3.9% above its 20-day moving average.
What Are Analysts Saying about Ingredion before 2Q16 Results?
As of July 15, 2016, Ingredion (INGR) was trading at $130.90. Analyst recommendations remained the same with an update in the target price.
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.
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%.
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.
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 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.
How Bunge Plans to Extract More Value from Grains Segment
Bunge’s (BG) Agribusiness segment consists of its grains and oilseeds business.
What Is Bunge’s Sustainable Expansion Strategy?
To maximize its returns, Bunge (BG) expands its operations through mergers and acquisitions, reinvests in its business, and returns value to shareholders.
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 Bunge Limited Stock Rise 3% after Its 1Q16 Results?
Bunge Limited (BG) reported its 1Q16 results before the Market opened on April 28. The stock rose 3% with a high trading volume.
How Does Bunge Compare to Its Peers on Key Moving Averages?
On May 2, 2016, Bunge Limited (BG) closed at $62.52. It’s trading 6.4%, 12%, and 7% above its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages.
Bunge Announced the Acquisition of Walter Rau Neusser
Bunge announced the acquisition of Walter Rau Neusser—a leading European supplier of mid-specialty oils and fats for foodservice and food processing customers.
Why Did Ingredion Stock Rise 6% after Its 1Q16 Results?
Before the opening bell on May 3, Ingredion reported its earnings for 1Q16. The stock rose by 6% and closed at $114.03—compared to $107.18 on May 2.
What Do Analysts Recommend for Bunge after Its 1Q16 Results?
Soon after Bunge Limited (BG) released its earnings for 1Q16, a few Wall Street analysts updated their target prices for the next 12 months.
How Did Bunge’s Segments Contribute to Its 1Q16 Performance?
The Agribusiness segment accounted for 70% of Bunge’s revenue in the first quarter with $6.2 billion in sales. However, it fell 20% year-over-year.
Is Bunge Expected to Report Lower Earnings in 1Q16?
In 2015, Bunge returned $549 million to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases. In 2014 and 2015, the company purchased a total of $600 million in shares.
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.
Understanding Ingredion’s Strategic Blueprint for Growth
In 2015, INGR made two strategic acquisitions—Penford Corporation and Kerr Concentrates—and both have expanded the company’s special ingredient offerings.
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 Do Most Analysts Recommend for ADM?
ADM’s target price of $36.78 demonstrates that it has the potential to rise by 2% compared to its April 4 closing price of $36.04.
Did the Brazilian Ethanol Plant Contribute to ADM’s Operations?
ADM’s Corn Processing segment, which accounted for 14.8% of its total revenue in 2015, included the activities of its Brazilian sugarcane ethanol plant.
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.
How General Mills Plans to Grow Retail Performance in Fiscal 2016
General Mills (GIS) saw retail sales improvement for the fourth consecutive quarter. The company continues to see growth in all of its categories.
What Is Ingredion’s Quarterly Dividend per Share?
Ingredion’s price movements on a weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) basis are 0.36%, 4.7%, and 11.4%, respectively.
Corn Prices Shift to Upward Price Movement
March corn futures prices were trading above the crucial support of $3.60 on March 10, 2016. Corn prices rose for the fifth consecutive trading day by ~1%.
Why Did Corn Prices Trade near the Crucial Resistance of $3.6?
Corn futures prices rose for the third consecutive trading day on March 8, 2016. It was trading near the resistance level of $3.60 per bushel on the day.
Corn Traded below Crucial Moving Averages for 12th Straight Day
Corn futures prices rose by 1.3% during the four straight days of increasing price movement.
Corn Prices Rose despite Weaker European Import Cues
Corn futures on the CBOT, for March delivery, rose and settled at $3.58 per bushel on March 8. Corn prices rose despite weaker European corn import prospects.
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%.
Why Corn Prices Might Rise above the $3.55 Support Level
March corn prices were trading near the crucial support of $3.55 per bushel for the seventh consecutive trading day on March 4.
What Are Analyst Expectations for Corn Prices?
Corn prices for March 2016 expiry traded near the crucial support of 355 cents per bushel on March 2, 2016.
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%.
Strong South American Harvests Hurt Corn Prices
Corn futures on CBOT for March delivery decreased 0.21% and closed at $3.53 per bushel on March 4. Corn declined due to a stronger pace of the South American harvest from favorable weather.
Lower-Than-Anticipated Ethanol Inventory Supported Corn Prices
Corn futures prices on the Chicago Board of Trade for March expiry rose by 0.21% and settled at $3.54 per bushel on March 2, 2016.
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%.
How Are Corn Prices Trending?
March corn prices on the Chicago Board of Trade (or CBOT) fell on February 18, 2016, and were trading near the key support level of 365 cents per bushel.
How Stronger Weekly Ethanol Production Affected Corn Demand
Corn futures on the Chicago Board of Trade (or CBOT) for March delivery fell by 0.48% and settled at $3.65 per bushel on February 18, 2016.
ADM Declared Quarterly Dividend of $0.30 per Share
Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) fell by 3.6% to close at $34.07 per share at the end of the first week of February 2016.
Corn Prices Traded below Critical Moving Averages
Corn futures contracts for March 2016 expiry were trading near the crucial support of $3.70 per bushel on February 4, 2016.
Higher Fuel Ethanol Stocks Dragged Corn Prices Down
Ethanol stocks for the week ending on January 29, 2016, were at 22,362,000 barrels. They rose by 926,000 barrels from the previous week.
Ingredion’s Stock Rose 8.4% after Its Fiscal 4Q15 Earnings
Ingredion (INGR) reported its fiscal 4Q15 results on January 28, 2016. The stock rose by 8.4% from the previous day and closed at $96.95.
ADM’s Revenue and EPS Estimated to Fall in Fiscal 4Q15
ADM will report its fiscal 4Q15 and 2015 earnings on February 2. It’s expected to report revenue of $19.4 billion, falling by 6.8% compared to fiscal 4Q14.
Ingredion Completed the Kerr Acquisition in Fiscal 3Q15
During the third quarter, Ingredion announced that it plans to reduce its cost structure in South America by consolidating several plants in Brazil in 2016.
ADM fell on the Fear of Family Farmer Bankruptcies
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has a market capitalization of $18.8 billion. ADM fell by 5.6% to close at $31.51 per share as of January 15, 2016.