Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), hence the stock is down -0.47% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.41% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.08% in the last 1 week, and is up 3.88% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.22% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.43%.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $43.55 and $43.40 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $44.00. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $43.95, notching a gain of 1.08% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,898,729 . The stock had closed at $43.48 on the previous day.
The company Insiders own 3.15% of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -3.04% . Institutional Investors own 74.36% of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -0.64%. In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Taets Joseph D., officer (Senior Vice President) of Archer Daniels Midland Co, had unloaded 3,867 shares at an average price of $43 in a transaction dated on May 26, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $166,281.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company is a processor of oilseeds, corn, wheat, cocoa, and other agricultural commodities and manufactures protein meal, vegetable oil, corn sweeteners, flour, biodiesel, ethanol, and other value-added food and feed ingredients. The Companys segments include Oilseeds Processing, Corn Processing, Agricultural Services and Wild Flavors and Specialty Ingredients. The Corn Processing segment is engaged in corn wet milling and dry milling activities. The Agricultural Services segment utilizes its United States grain elevator , global transportation network and port operations to buy, store, clean and transport agricultural commodities, such as oilseeds, corn, wheat, milo, oats, rice and barley, and resells these commodities primarily as food and feed ingredients and as raw materials for the agricultural processing industry. Wild Flavors products include flavors, colors, sweeteners and health ingredients, as well as ready-to-market concepts and complete solutions.