|Bid||43.47 x 900|
|Ask||43.48 x 1100|
|Day's Range||43.32 - 43.85|
|52 Week Range||39.16 - 52.07|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.81|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.78|
|Earnings Date||Feb 5, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.34 (3.09%)|
|1y Target Est||54.00|
Organic sales growth across most segments aids Procter & Gamble's (PG) earnings and sales in second-quarter fiscal 2019. The company raises organic sales view for fiscal 2019.
Monster Beverage (MNST) is poised to benefit from momentum in the energy drinks business and strong international presence. Innovative product launches are also likely to work in its favor.
Clorox (CLX) witnesses strained margins due to higher costs. Nevertheless, its 2020 Strategy and Go Lean initiative to rebuild margins are encouraging.
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) was named one of the world’s most admired companies in the food production industry by Fortune magazine for the 11th year in a row. For 2019, Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list ranked companies in 52 major industries on nine criteria—from investment value and quality of management and products, to social responsibility and ability to attract talent. “ADM’s presence on this list for more than a decade now is a reflection of the steadfast commitment and service of our 31,000 global colleagues,” said Chairman and CEO Juan Luciano.
Global grains trader Bunge Ltd appointed one of a slew of new board members as its acting Chief Executive Officer on Tuesday and cut its 2018 earnings forecast as the U.S.-China trade war battered soybean prices and devalued the company's inventory in Brazil. Gregory Heckman, a founding partner of private investment firm Flatwater Partners and the former chief executive of grains trader Gavilon Group, was appointed acting CEO.
Archer Daniels (ADM) gains from its strategic efforts, including cost-savings plan, Project Readiness and management of business portfolio.
Colgate (CL) witnesses soft top line and strained margins, owing to tough operating environment and higher costs. However, its beat or meet earnings trend is likely to continue in fourth-quarter 2018.
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) closed the most recent trading day at $44.17, moving +1.75% from the previous trading session.
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Procter & Gamble's (PG) strategic efforts such as product improvement and cost-saving plans are impressive. However, commodity cost inflation and adverse currency remain concerns.
U.S. grain merchant Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM) has looked at buying rivals including Bunge Ltd. and dozens of other companies but decided the time is not right for "monster" acquisitions, the company's chief executive told Reuters. Of course we do," CEO and Chairman Juan Luciano said in a rare interview to discuss M&A strategy. ADM is pursuing growth in its nutrition business through smaller acquisitions and potential joint ventures in agricultural processing and other areas, he said.
A former senior managing director of a firm that advises companies on shareholder votes was convicted on Tuesday of participating in a scheme to bribe a proxy adviser's employee with sports and concert tickets to learn how its investor clients were voting. A federal jury in Boston found Donna Ackerly, who worked at proxy solicitation firm Georgeson LLC, guilty of conspiracy and wire fraud charges related to her role in a scheme to bribe an Institutional Shareholder Services employee in exchange for confidential voting information.
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) will release financial results for the fourth quarter of 2018 before the market opens on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. The company will host a webcast at 8 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results and provide a company update. A slide presentation will be available for download approximately 60 minutes prior to the webcast.
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