ADM : Analysis & Opinions

  1. ADM Appoints General Counsel - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Archer Daniels Midland Company named D. Cameron Findlay as the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
  2. Mixed 4Q for Andersons - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    The Andersons Inc. (ANDE) reported fourth-quarter 2012 earnings of 80 cents per share, a decrease of 31% from the prior year ...
  3. Optimism to Pick Up? - Analyst Blog

    February 5, 2013
    The ISM report today will likely give stocks the reason to reverse some of the losses from Monday. But the relative dearth ...
  4. Ahead of Wall Street - February 5, 2013 - Ahead of Wall Street

    February 5, 2013
    Tuesday, February 5, 2013 The ISM report today will likely give stocks the reason to reverse some of the losses from Monday. ...
  5. ADM and Other Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks Making Big Moves on ...

    November 20, 2012
    The market is quiet so far today. The Nasdaq has been relatively flat; the S&P 500 has moved little; and the Dow is unchanged. ...
  6. Stock Market News for October 31, 2012 - Market News

    October 31, 2012
    Markets remained closed for the second-straight day as hurricane Sandy threatened to affect 60 million lives. While many ...
  7. Four Ways to Play Rising Food Prices with ETFs - ETF News And ...

    October 30, 2012
    Though global economic growth is still hinged on the crisis in Europe and the sluggish U.S. job markets, rising food prices ...
  8. Archer Daniels Among Consumer/Non-Cyclical's Biggest Movers

    August 10, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq is trading down 0.2%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.2%; and the Dow has slipped ...
  9. The Andersons Misses Expectations - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    The Andersons Inc.'s (ANDE) second-quarter 2012 earnings were $1.56 per share, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.64 ...
  10. Big Movers on the Consumer/Non-Cyclical Sector Today, Including ...

    July 31, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has increased 0.4%, the S&P 500 has moved little and the Dow remains relatively unchanged. ...
  11. Alliance Grain Traders Needs To Make Better Use Of Its Assets

    June 19, 2012
    Alliance Grain has the potential to do better, but potential won't move the stock.
  12. Profit From Agriculture

    April 30, 2012
    The agricultural industry hasn't experienced the full effects of the market surge, and its long-term fundamentals look stronger ...
  13. DuPont On The Upswing

    April 24, 2012
    Over the past three years, DuPont's sales are up less than 7% annually, but profits have jumped at a nearly 19% annual average ...
  14. 8 Ways to Grab Emerging-Market Growth

    March 31, 2012
    RDM Financial CEO Ron Weiner explains why he advises individuals to use ETFs and mutual funds for emerging-world exposure. ...
  15. Female CEOs: Women Leaving Workforce Over Past 20 Years

    March 9, 2012
    There's a growing trend of well-educated women exiting the workforce, and the reason seems related to the faster-growing ...
  16. Profit From Agriculture

    February 28, 2012
    The agricultural industry hasn't experienced the full effects of the market surge, and its long-term fundamentals look stronger ...
  17. Ag Still Looks Bullish Long Term

    February 22, 2012
    With food prices rising due to an increase in global demand, investors should look into adding these Ag stocks to their porfolio.
  18. The 10 Must-Know Market Forces for 2012

    February 14, 2012
    For the first time since 2007, investors have multiple ways to succeed this year. Understanding how the lingering effects ...
  19. Cosan Could Look A Little Sweeter In 2012

    January 4, 2012
    Cosan could be looking at renewed interest in ethanol in 2012.
  20. Slow Growth? No Problem For Mid-Caps

    December 26, 2011
    With many analysts predicting slow growth for the new year, investors may want to consider mid-cap stocks for their portfolios.
  21. The Investment Case For Cresud

    December 21, 2011
    Cresud is hard to value, but a great play on land values in Argentina.
  22. How Green Are The Acres At Adecoagro?

    November 21, 2011
    Adecoagro's results are volatile, but the company owns valuable land.
  23. Strategic Agriculture Stocks To Watch

    November 16, 2011
    The right assumption isn't always the obvious one when it comes to analyzing the news.
  24. Can Sysco Sidestep The Squeeze?

    November 9, 2011
    Sysco is stuck between rising costs and powerful customers. Investors may want to wait on this one.
  25. Kellogg's Diet Crashes

    November 7, 2011
    Always dependable Kellogg has faltered, but the stock is not a buy yet.
  26. Farming Profits

    October 17, 2011
    Food production is a guaranteed winner as population and consumption increase. Agricultural related stock valuations should ...
  27. Strategic Agriculture Stocks To Watch

    September 26, 2011
    The right assumption isn't always the obvious one when it comes to analyzing the news.
  28. Poor Crop Yields Prompt Some Strategic Investing

    September 19, 2011
    The right assumption isn't always the obvious one when it comes to analyzing the news.
  29. When Markets Decline, Stock Prices Get Better

    September 16, 2011
    When prices are declining the opportunity to find businesses selling for less than intrinsic worth increases.
  30. Profit From Agriculture

    August 30, 2011
    The agricultural industry hasn't experienced the full effects of the market surge, and its long-term fundamentals look stronger ...
  31. Robust Demand For Deere Equipment

    August 19, 2011
    Farm equipment maker Deere turned in a strong earnings report for its recent fiscal third quarter. But the market is concerned ...
  32. Playing The 3 C’s Of Chinese Demand

    July 21, 2011
    Chinese demand for a variety of natural resources continues to grow, but the trio of corn, copper and coal could be the best ...
  33. Corn Will Rise Despite Subsidy Woes

    July 11, 2011
    The decision to end ethanol subsidies could be seen as a game changer for the industry. However, many long-term fundamentals ...
  34. Bunge's Growth Continues

    June 29, 2011
    Agricultural company Bunge has not only shown a powerful surge in earnings this year, but continues aggressive expansion ...
  35. Now Is The Time For Latin America

    June 28, 2011
    The recent sell-off of riskier assets has given investors a golden opportunity to add Latin America to a portfolio.
  36. Agriculture ETFs For Everyone

    June 15, 2011
    Whatever turn the economy takes, the demand for food may be the most certain aspect of an otherwise uncertain global economy.
  37. Grains Hit The Repeat Button

    May 26, 2011
    With weather and supply problems facing the grains complex once again, this quarter could be a repeat of higher prices.
  38. The U.S. Ethanol Story Gets Interesting

    May 11, 2011
    The corn ethanol sector has played second fiddle to Brazil’s sugarcane dominance, but it is once again becoming attractive.
  39. Bunge’s Business Soars

    May 3, 2011
    Agricultural company Bunge had a high-growth quarter as profits soared from its grain merchandising business. The ag boom ...
  40. Rail Traffic Suggests A Slower Pace

    April 29, 2011
    Railroad data auggests a more moderate pace of economic growth as the recovery continues.
  41. 3 Low P/E Stocks

    March 28, 2011
    A low P/E ratio is a great starting point for inquisitive investors.
  42. Corn: A Hot Play With Staying Power

    February 15, 2011
    Despite their grumbling, companies that rely on corn and wheat are likely to benefit greatly from rising prices.
  43. There's Value In Bunge

    January 4, 2011
    Agricultural commodity company Bunge, like many of the ag stocks, is rebounding from its cyclical lows.
  44. Cal-Maine Lays An Egg

    January 3, 2011
    Egg producer Cal-Maine foods had lower earnings on slightly increased revenue. We'll look at the company's prospects going ...
  45. Topping Off The Tank With Biofuels Momentum

    November 11, 2010
    The ethanol and biofuels sectors have recently been buoyed by both increased demand and a favorable operating environment.
  46. Brazilian Ethanol Bounces Back

    October 11, 2010
    With the fate of the blender’s credit and higher food costs plaguing the corn ethanol industry, Brazilian sugarcane is beginning ...
  47. 3 Companies You Can't Live Without

    September 28, 2010
    These companies may not be sexy, but their slow-and-steady growth makes them irresistible all the same.
  48. The Growth In Palm Oil

    July 27, 2010
    With increasing populations, new solutions for how to feed and meet the energy requirements will have to found.
  49. Ethanol Hits Another Snag

    July 22, 2010
    With concerns about rising budget deficits, the ethanol industry could be facing its toughest challenge - the end of its ...
  50. Caterpillar Shines Ahead

    April 29, 2010
    Caterpillar's positive quarter lends strength to a market that looks ripe for a pullback.
  51. The Shape Of Dry Bulk Shipping

    April 19, 2010
    With the global economy recovering, is it time to set sail with shipping companies?
  52. Monsanto Growing Slower This Spring

    April 9, 2010
    Over time, Monsanto will be a profitable company, but investors hoping for significant growth over a short period will likely ...
  53. Big Polluters Hurt By Carbon Regulation

    March 26, 2010
    Some companies will be hurt with carbon regulation reforms while others will prosper.
  54. Bunge Looks Beyond Fertilizer

    February 10, 2010
    While the long-term fundamentals of the fertilizer business look quite compelling, it was not the focus for Bunge.
  55. Biorefineries Get A Boost

    December 10, 2009
    The Department of Energy recently gave out $564 million in grant money to biofuels research.
  56. Clean Energy Sector Facing Adversity

    November 4, 2009
    A preview of three green companies that will report their quarterly results in the days ahead.
  57. Caterpillar Plows Through

    October 22, 2009
    Though its profits fell 53%, Caterpillar still blew away analysts' estimates.
  58. Profit From Agriculture

    October 22, 2009
    The agricultural industry hasn't experienced the full effects of the market surge, and its long-term fundamentals look stronger ...
  59. Multibaggers For The Patient Investor

    July 16, 2009
    A fragile economy and rising unemployment will continue to pressure equity market returns. That’s why the best investment ...
  60. April Large Cap Losers

    May 4, 2009
    The large cap loser list for April consists of former safe havens that have suffered from investor shifts to sectors that ...
  61. Food Sector Seeks Hungry Investors

    March 31, 2009
    If the economy continues to slow, and/or the competition for mouths to feed stiffens, then these company could have a tough ...
  62. Companies That Announced Dividend Increases

    March 10, 2009
    A look at companies that have actually raised dividends despite the slowing economy.
  63. Low P/E Stocks For February 25

    February 25, 2009
    Companies that sport a low P/E ratio aren't necessarily a bargain. However, such companies can be a starting point for further ...
  64. Bunge Stays Alive Despite Agribusiness Bungles

    February 23, 2009
    Bunge reports solid full-year results despite termination of Corn Processing International merger and a weak Q4 due to industry ...
  65. Great Eggspectations

    December 1, 2008
    Cal-Maine Foods acquired Tampa Farm Service to tighten its grip on the egg industry.
  66. Five Ethanol Plays For August 22

    August 22, 2008
    Ethanol is touted as the alternative fuel that can cure our oil addiction. We examine five stocks to watch with a focus on ...
  67. Bumper Corn Crop Will Fuel Pacific Ethanol

    August 14, 2008
    Input costs crippled Pacific Ethanol in the second quarter, but the company should quickly rebound with corn and natural ...
  68. Potential Home Run Stocks For July 31

    July 31, 2008
    Every investor dreams of a hitting one out of the park. We pitch five potential homers your way, with a focus on Abercrombie ...
  69. Bunge’s Product Mix Grows

    June 25, 2008
    Bunge acquires Corn Products International to diversify its product mix in the face of the world's growing population.
  70. Five Ethanol Stocks To Know

    June 17, 2008
    Ethanol is touted as the alternative fuel that can cure our oil addiction. Learn which ethanol stocks investors should be ...
  71. Corn Dogs (VSE)

    May 10, 2007
    Soaring corn prices are squeezing the margins of corn-based ethanol producers. Is the renewable energy revolution just a ...
  72. Biodiesel Runs Clean and Green (ADM, BG)

    April 11, 2007
    Biodiesel: a clean fuel alternative getting attention from home growers, oil companies and venture capitalists alike.
  73. At VeraSun Energy, V is for Value (VSE)

    December 5, 2006
    With oil prices possibly bottomed, ethanol producer VSE appears to be a good value play.
  74. The Buzz Around Ethanol

    February 8, 2006
    A look at investment opportunities in the energizing ethanol marketplace.
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