Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON), According to the latest information the short interest in Monsanto Co plummeted by 5.7% or 451,533 shares. The final shorts are 1.7% of the total floated shares. The positions dropped from 7,937,544 shares on May 31,2016 to 7,486,011 on June 15,2016. According to the per-day average trading of 4,450,327 shares, the days to cover are 2. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): The stock opened at $105.83 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $106.61 for the day. The stock traded down to $103.92 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $104.07 with a loss of -4.65% for the day. The stock had closed at $109.15 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 7,471,552 shares.
The company shares have rallied 0.76% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 10, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $114.26 and the one year low was seen on Sep 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $104.70 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $94.82.
Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) has tumbled 4.83% during the past week and has dropped 4.95% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 3.25%. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) has underperformed the index by 2.07% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Monsanto Company (Monsanto) is a provider of agricultural products for farmers. The Companys seeds, biotechnology trait products, and herbicides provide farmers with solutions that improve productivity, reduce the costs of farming, and produce better foods for consumers and better feed for animals. It manages business in two segments: Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. Through its Seeds and Genomics segment, it produces seed brands, including DEKALB, Asgrow, Deltapine, Seminis and De Ruiter, and it develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds. Through its Agricultural Productivity segment, it manufactures Roundup brand herbicides and other herbicides and provides lawn-and-garden herbicide products for the residential market.