New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
January 24, 2013
13:41 EDTAGU, MOS, ADM, CF, IPI, SYT, CNH, ANDE, CMP, POT, CPO, DD, DE, MON, BGFertilizer makers rise after Agrium's preliminary profits beat expectations
Several fertilizer makers are climbing after Agrium (AGU), which develops agricultural nutrients, reported higher than expected preliminary fourth quarter earnings per share, or EPS. Agrium estimated that its EPS would be slightly above $2, versus analysts' consensus estimate of $1.73. The company's CEO, Mike Wilson, said that its fourth quarter results benefited from "a very strong finish to the fall application season in North American retail operations, supported by an extended fall season in the U.S. and continued strength in grain and oilseed prices." The Spring season is expected to be strong, due to continued strength in crop prices and low global grain inventories, Wilson added. In mid-afternoon trading, Mosaic (MOS) rose 2.42% to $60.90, Potash Corp. (POT) gained 1.52% to $42.63, CF Industries (CF) added 1.54% to $227.23, Intrepid Potash (IPI) jumped 3.70% to $22.71 and Agrium advanced 2.49% to $113.64.
News For AGU;CPO;SYT;BG;POT;IPI;MON;CMP;CF;DE;ANDE;ADM;DD;CNH;MOS From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>
January 16, 2015
10:34 EDTMONMonsanto announces $365M debt offering
Subscribe for More Information
January 15, 2015
17:44 EDTMONMonsanto's weed control technology deregulated by USDA
Subscribe for More Information
13:20 EDTMONMonsanto gets U.S. approval for engineered soybean, cotton seeds, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
10:00 EDTCFOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
10:00 EDTADMOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: American Campus (ACC) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Apple (AAPL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Mizuho... Archer Daniels (ADM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... CNOOC (CEO) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies... CSC (CSC) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan... Computer Programs (CPSI) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at William Blair... D.R. Horton (DHI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS... DDR Corp. (DDR) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Dominion Diamond (DDC) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays... EVERTEC (EVTC) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Education Realty (EDR) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Franco-Nevada (FNV) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... General Cable (BGC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow... Green Dot (GDOT) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Greif (GEF) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Grupo Simec (SIM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... Hecla Mining (HL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at BB&T... Host Hotels (HST) downgraded to Hold from Buy at MLV & Co.... Ingredion (INGR) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Insulet (PODD) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Magna (MGA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at TD Securities... Molson Coors (TAP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... Nuverra Environmental (NES) downgraded at Roth Capital... Omnicom (OMC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Evercore ISI... PetroChina (PTR) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies... Philip Morris (PM) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Precision Castparts (PCP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc... Rio Tinto (RIO) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... STAG Industrial (STAG) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Silicon Laboratories (SLAB) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays... Sinopec (SNP) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies... Sky (SKYAY) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Exane BNP Paribas... Teledyne (TDY) downgraded to Underweight from Hold at KeyBanc... Woodward (WWD) downgraded to Underweight from Hold at KeyBanc... Xilinx (XLNX) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays.
05:47 EDTADMArcher Daniels downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
Subscribe for More Information
05:44 EDTCFCF Industries upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
Subscribe for More Information
January 14, 2015
10:00 EDTMOSOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
08:34 EDTMOSMosaic upgraded at BMO Capital
Subscribe for More Information
06:52 EDTMOSMosaic upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital
Subscribe for More Information
January 13, 2015
10:00 EDTMOSOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
09:52 EDTDDDuPont workers exposed to lethal chemicals for years, Houston Chronicle reports
DuPont workers may have been exposed to potentially lethal chemical for years due to malfunctions with a exhaust and ventilation system inside its La Porte pesticide plant, reports the Houston Chronicle. The company had a catastrophic release that killed four people on November 15. But according to reports filed with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, it appears no one ever alerted officials with the Occupational Health and Safety Administration smaller, but still significant levels of toxic gas released during troubleshooting activities. Reference Link
06:46 EDTMOSMosaic downgraded to Underperformer from Sector Performer at CIBC
Subscribe for More Information
January 12, 2015
19:44 EDTPOT, AGU, MOSPotash marketing firm reaches supply agreement with Sinofert
Subscribe for More Information
18:29 EDTDDDuPont to sell Theater business after proxy fight with Trian, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
15:47 EDTDEUSDA data improved but still implies row crop cash decline, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo said the January data in the USDA's WASDE report indicates row crop cash flow will drop 18% year-over-year, which is improved from the 21% decline implied by the December report, but remains negative for Agricultural equipment makers like AGCO (AGCO) and Deere (DE). The firm maintains its Underperform rating on AGCO and Market Perform rating on Deere.
12:02 EDTMOS, SYT, DD, CF, POT, AGU, ADM, ANDE, BG, IPI, MON, CMPUSDA cuts 2014 corn output estmate on lower yields
In its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates, or WASDE, report, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said its U.S. feed grain supplies for 2014/15 are now projected lower, with a reduction in corn production more than offsetting an increase in sorghum. Corn production is estimated 191M bushels lower, though yield and production both remain records, USDA noted. Publicly traded companies in the space include Agrium (AGU), Andersons (ANDE), Archer Daniels (ADM), Bunge (BG), CF Industries (CF), Compass Minerals (CMP), DuPont (DD), Intrepid Potash (IPI), Monsanto (MON), Mosaic (MOS), Potash (POT) and Syngenta (SYT). Reference Link
10:00 EDTSYTOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Agnico-Eagle (AEM) upgraded at BMO Capital... Aimco (AIV) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Alaska Air (ALK) upgraded at Evercore ISI... Alcoa (AA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Nomura... Alon USA Energy (ALJ) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman... AvalonBay (AVB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... BASF (BASFY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... C.H. Robinson (CHRW) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... CBS (CBS) upgraded to Outperform at Cowen... Chesapeake (CHK) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... China Mobile (CHL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at ... D.R. Horton (DHI) upgraded at KeyBanc... Daimler AG (DDAIF) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... Diamond Resorts (DRII) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... FMC Corporation (FMC) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... First Cash Financial (FCFS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital... Frontier Communications (FTR) upgraded at BofA/Merrill... HomeAway (AWAY) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie... Ingersoll-Rand (IR) upgraded at Morgan Stanley... KB Home (KBH) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... Knight Transportation (KNX) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... LabCorp (LH) upgraded to Outperform at RW Baird... M.D.C. Holdings (MDC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... Mid-America Apartment (MAA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... PACCAR (PCAR) upgraded at RBC Capital... Parsley Energy (PE) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman... Peugeot (PUGOY) upgraded to Buy from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... Radware (RDWR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Buckingham... Rush Enterprises (RUSHA) upgraded at BB&T... Ryland Group (RYL) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... SL Green Realty (SLG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... Solera (SLH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Standard Pacific (SPF) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan... Statoil (STO) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman... Syngenta (SYT) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Miller Tabak... VMware (VMW) upgraded to Positive from Mixed at OTR Global... Vale (VALE) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at Scotia Capital... Volvo (VOLVY) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... Windstream (WIN) upgraded at BofA/Merrill... lululemon (LULU) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Sterne Agee.
08:58 EDTSYTSyngenta upgraded to Buy from Hold at Miller Tabak
Subscribe for More Information
06:52 EDTCFAnalyst says oil price decline to hurt banks, NY Times reports
As a result of the decline in oil prices, banks in energy producing states will at least suffer a loan growth slowdown and may also see some defaults, Charles Peabody, a banking specialist at Portales Partners said, according to The New York Times. Banks that could be significantly affected by low oil prices include BOK Financial (BOKF) Cullen/Frost (CF), Zions Bancorporation (ZION) , Prosperity Bancshares (PB) 7%, and Comerica (CMA) 7%, BMO Capital stated last December 1. Reference Link
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use