|Bid||59.00 x 100|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||59.76 - 59.93|
|52 Week Range||49.18 - 60.04|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.53%|
The natural gas prices at Henry Hub in the US fell 4.1% week-over-week from a weekly average of $2.96 per MMBtu to a weekly average of $2.84 per MMBtu.
On average, granular urea prices were flat to positive week-over-week. In NOLA (New Orleans), granular urea prices rose as much as 3.5% week-over-week.
India is another major market for NPK (nitrogen, phosphate, and potash) fertilizers. The country is partly self-sufficient in nitrogen fertilizers.
Potash prices in the US Cornbelt region remained flat week-over-week at $231 per metric ton. It was the second week that potash prices trended sideways.
In the week ending September 22, MAP prices rose 2.6% week-over-week to $355 per metric ton from $346 per metric ton in the week ending September 15.
In the week ending September 22, urea prices gained significant upward momentum. The gain was favorable news for nitrogen fertilizer producers.
The merger between Monsanto (MON) and Bayer is worth $66 billion. It's one of the largest deals in the agribusiness (MOO) industry.
This week, Bayer stated that it expects the Monsanto (MON) acquisition to be delayed. Bayer asked for an extension to January 22.
Over the recent decade, Terra Nitrogen has risen 55.2% and underperformed the S&P 500 Index's rise of 69.2% over the same period.
Deere's board has declared the regular quarterly dividend that will be paid on its outstanding shares. Deere will be paying a dividend of $0.60 per share.
The Mosaic Company (MOS) was one of the worst performers compared to stocks within the agricultural chemical industry (MOO) such as PotashCorp (POT), Agrium (AGU), and CF Industries (CF).
As of September 18, the consensus mean price target on CMP stood at $69.5 per share, which was about 1.6% lower than the closing price of $70 on the same day.
Over the recent decade, Israel Chemicals has fallen 8.2% and significantly underperformed the S&P 500 Index's rise of 69.2% over the same period.
Over the past ten years, PotashCorp has fallen 22.7% and significantly underperformed the S&P 500 Index's rise of 69.2% over the same period.