Monsanto (MON) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
Monsanto (NYSE:MON) will post its Q1 quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, January 8th. Parties interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.
Monsanto (NYSE:MON) opened at 115.68 on Tuesday. Monsanto has a 52 week low of $94.00 and a 52 week high of $117.50. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $113. and a 200-day moving average of $104.9. The company has a market cap of $60.829 billion and a P/E ratio of 25.29.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, January 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.43 per share. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 8th.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on MON shares. Analysts at Morgan Stanley raised their price target on shares of Monsanto to $150.00 in a research note to investors on Monday. On a related note, analysts at Susquehanna raised their price target on shares of Monsanto from $128.00 to $145.00 in a research note to investors on Monday. Finally, analysts at UBS AG raised their price target on shares of Monsanto from $110.00 to $118.00 in a research note to investors on Monday, November 11th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and twelve have given a buy rating to the company. Monsanto presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $119.53.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON), along with its subsidiaries, is a provider of agricultural products for farmers.
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