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  1. ADM Offsetting Weak Volume With Strong Ethanol

    August 7, 2013
    Investors are already looking to 2014, and taking ADM's shares with them.
  2. After A Strong Recovery, What Moves ADM From Here?

    June 12, 2013
    ADM is in better shape these days, but it will likely take a strong harvest to move the shares higher in the short term.
  3. Bunge and Other Big Movers In Consumer/Non-Cyclical on December ...

    December 7, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has decreased 0.7%, the S&P 500 has moved little and the Dow has climbed 0.3%. The biggest movers in ...
  4. Stock Market News for October 26, 2012 - Market News

    October 26, 2012
    Benchmarks added paltry gains following a batch of mixed earnings releases and positive domestic and international economic ...
  5. Procter & Gamble and More Big Movers in Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...

    October 25, 2012
    There has been little movement in the market so far this morning. The Nasdaq is unchanged; the S&P 500 has been relatively ...
  6. Drought Shrivels ADM's Near-Term Prospects

    August 6, 2012
    Drought has wilted ADM's momentum.
  7. Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks Making Big Moves on July 18, 2012

    July 18, 2012
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq is up 1.2%; the S&P 500 has increased 0.6%; and the Dow has climbed 0.7%. ...
  8. Today's Major Consumer/Non-Cyclical Sector Movers

    July 17, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq is down 1.7%; the S&P 500 has decreased 1.3%; and the Dow has declined ...
  9. Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks Making Big Moves on July 3, 2012

    July 3, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq rising 0.7%, the S&P 500 climbing 0.7% and the Dow moving up 0.6%. The Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...
  10. 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.
  11. ADM Working Through A Lull

    May 4, 2012
    ADM's business is always going to be a volatile, commodity-driven enterprise, but the company does earn long-term economic ...
  12. The Insider's Guide to Food Investing-Including 38 Picks!

    April 19, 2012
    It’s time to be bullish on everything related to food—restaurants, food producers, fertilizers, equipment makers, ...
  13. The Long-Term Play In Palm Oil

    April 5, 2012
    Often ignored palm oil is great way to play our planets continued natural resource demand.
  14. No Quick Fixes At ADM, But The Value Is There

    February 1, 2012
    ADM has a few more tough quarters to survive, but with the potential for shares to rise as much as 30% over the next 12-18 ...
  15. Cosan Could Look A Little Sweeter In 2012

    January 4, 2012
    Cosan could be looking at renewed interest in ethanol in 2012.
  16. 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.
  17. The Battle Over Biofuels Rages On

    December 2, 2011
    The biofuel sector offers investors plenty of potential. The growth is there, but are roadblocks.
  18. How Green Are The Acres At Adecoagro?

    November 21, 2011
    Adecoagro's results are volatile, but the company owns valuable land.
  19. Solazyme May Pay Off On Green Dreams

    November 10, 2011
    Solazyme may have an early lead in the biofuel race.
  20. Ups And Downs Par For The Course At ADM

    November 7, 2011
    ADM's results show volatility, but long-term value seems to be there.
  21. 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.
  22. Archer Daniels Pressured By Higher Corn Costs

    August 12, 2011
    Archer Daniels Midland felt the pressure of higher corn prices, so despite its revenue rising, fourth quarter profits were ...
  23. 6 Agricultural Names to Feed the World

    July 30, 2011
    Ramesh Gulati is eyeing companies equipped to meet infrastructure needs in the agricultural sector. In today's interview, ...
  24. 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 ...
  25. 6 Stocks to Play China's Yen for Corn

    July 20, 2011
    Corn prices have been all over the map in recent months, but their recent downtrend is a great place to buy into the huge ...
  26. Low P/E Growth Stocks

    July 15, 2011
    With the S&P 500 trading at over 15-times earnings and stocks favored by investors trading at significantly higher multiples, ...
  27. 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 ...
  28. Agrium's Good News

    June 24, 2011
    Fertilizer company Agrium released news that its second quarter is looking substantially better than its original forecast. ...
  29. The Rally In Rice

    February 8, 2011
    As agriculture and food prices continue their skyward climb, rice remains a value compared to the others.
  30. A Bumper Crop For ADM

    February 3, 2011
    Bad harvests around the world have been a boon to U.S. crop exports and ADM's handling business.
  31. 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 ...
  32. One Small Step For Amyris

    December 17, 2010
    Amyris's deal with Cosan isn't a game-changer, but it is a key part of how the company operates.
  33. 4 Low Price-To-Book Bargains

    October 25, 2010
    These stocks' low P/B ratios may show their potential for generating excess returns.
  34. 5 Agriculture Stocks To Grow With

    October 15, 2010
    Food prices will likely continue to rise as our population grows and biofuel development gains popularity.
  35. 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 ...
  36. Why Investors Love Petrobras

    September 27, 2010
    The recent equity offering by Petrobras was oversubscribed as investors love the high growth characteristics of this Brazilian ...
  37. 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.
  38. Fertilizer Industry Sees Bright Spring

    February 17, 2010
    Despite the decline in profitability, CF sees a very healthy spring planting season ahead.
  39. A Sweet Ethanol Deal

    February 9, 2010
    Recent ethanol deals highlight the shift from pure players to the major oil producers.
  40. ADM Good Enough To Gobble Up

    May 7, 2009
    This and other food stocks may provide much needed relief for investors.
  41. 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 ...
  42. Agri-Business Outlook 2009

    December 31, 2008
    Agricultural suppliers to a growing global population may offer the stability investors desire for their portfolio
  43. The Andersons' Fall From Grace Continues

    November 28, 2008
    The Andersons is a mixture of an agriculture company and an alternative energy company - too bad both of those industries ...
  44. Is Market Love Affair With Fertilizer Stocks Over?

    November 19, 2008
    What's the potential for a rebound in declining fertilizer stocks?
  45. Five Low P/E Bargains For August 28

    August 28, 2008
    Stocks with low price-to-earnings ratios tend to beat the market. This week features recruitment firm Manpower.
  46. Potential Home Run Stocks For August 28

    August 28, 2008
    Every investor dreams of a hitting one out of the park. We pitch five potential homers your way, with a focus on Ingersoll ...
  47. Reaping Returns In Agriculture On July 10

    July 10, 2008
    Agricultural stocks have seen double-digit losses this month. We focus on rebound candidate Fresh Del Monte Produce.
  48. Invest Where Hungry People And Thirsty Gas Tanks Collide

    April 1, 2008
    Less corn coupled with more demand for ethanol means higher prices for consumers and bigger profits for ADM and Bunge.
  49. Investigating A Corny Subject (ADM, CPO, CAG)

    July 25, 2007
    A look at three corn producers who use innovation to differentiate themselves in a competitive market.
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