On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.38% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.67% and the stock has fallen -3.12% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.8% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.08%.The 200 Day SMA reached 6.51% Monsanto Company has dropped 4.88% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.83%.
Monsanto Company (MON) : 9 investment research analysts covering Monsanto Company (MON) have an average price target of $114.22 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $132 and the lowest target is $88 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $15.77 of the average price.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $103.2 and the intraday high of $104.52 after having opened at $104.44 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $104.44, a loss of -0.74%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 7,717,221 shares. The stock failed to cross $104.52 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $103.45.
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.