ValueAct should add value to Agrium , analyst says
of the 10 main index sectors advance * Agrium climbs 7.6 percent after ValueAct stake ..... on Friday, led by a jump in shares of Agrium Inc after an activist investor revealed ..... has taken a stake in the company. The Agrium advance helped the market overcome a drop
Oct. 24 disclosed a 5.7% stake in Agrium , a company that had a recent rocky experience ..... activist Jana Partners in 2013. Jana wanted Agrium to split its retail farm store and wholesale ..... shareholders eventually sided with Agrium management. ValueAct, however, seems
fertilizer producers, and then Agrium (NYSE: AGU ), the largest farm retailer ..... spend less at the retail store and Agrium being the largest North American ..... adversely affected. Difficult 2H14 Agrium now expects 3Q14 EPS to be in the
Fertilizer producers are mostly lower after Agrium ( AGU -1.9% ) announced weak guidance for H2 of its FY 2014 ..... respective target prices of $99 and $115. Jim Cramer thinks AGU 's woes could reverberate throughout the ag sector
Top gainers, as of 5:15 p.m.: ESPR +33.5% . ANR +9.0% . GLOG +6.0% . XON +5.0% . HW +4.9% . Top losers, as of 5:15 p.m.: WILN -13.4% . CGA -9.3% . AGU -4.6% . DYN -3.6% . INVN -2.4% . Post your comment!
Agrium (NYSE: AGU ) -4.5% AH after saying it expects Q3 EPS from continuing operations ..... year-ago Q4 adjusted EPS of $0.72, also below consensus of $1.03. AGU expects the EBITDA contribution from its wholesale operations in H2 2014
AAPL ; pg 20]. Bearish stories: Theravance [ THRX ; pg 14]; agricultural sector [machinery AGCO, CNHI, DE ; fertilizer AGU , CF, MOS, POT ; seeds/chemicals MON, SYT ; ag-tech TRMB ; ag-commodities/grains have fallen to 7-yr lows and the
Canadian fertilizer makers Agrium ( AGU +2.4% ) and Potash ( POT +0 ..... any slump is unlikely to be severe. Agrium CEO Chuck Magro tells an investor conference ..... total costs. Investor presentations: AGU , POT . Post your comment!
Sept 23 (Reuters) - Canada's Agrium Inc, which owns the biggest North American network of retail stores selling seed, chemicals and fertilizer to farmers, sees opportunities for consolidation due to...