Monsanto's most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Monsanto is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $109.00 short put and a strike $104.00 long put offers a potential 23.76% return on risk over the next 15 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $109.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.96 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.04 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $104.00 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Monsanto is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Monsanto is bullish.
The RSI indicator is above 80 which suggests that the stock is in overbought territory.
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LATEST NEWS for Monsanto
Talks ongoing in Monsanto, Argentina gov't GMO soy dispute
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 22:51:38 GMT
Reuters – Monsanto Co, eager to get royalties from growers in Argentina on genetically modified soybeans, said on Wednesday it was still trying to resolve a dispute with the government over inspections, while an agricultural ministry source said a deal may be reached in the coming days. Monsanto and the government have been at loggerheads over the company's request that Argentine exporters inspect soybean shipments to ensure growers pay royalties. Monsanto, the world's largest seed company, then said it would suspend future soybean technologies in Argentina, a move that could limit output of the country's main cash crop.
Monsanto, Argentina gov't sources say no final deal yet in GMO soy dispute
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 21:40:36 GMT
Reuters – An official from Monsanto Co and an Argentine Agricultural Ministry source said on Wednesday that no final deal had been reached in a disagreement over inspections of genetically-modified soybeans. Monsanto had asked Argentine exporters to inspect soybean shipments to ensure growers had paid royalties for using the company's products, but the Argentine government said such inspections must first be approved by the government. A Monsanto official in Buenos Aires said no deal has been reached, but that conversations between the two sides are constructive.
Monsanto Said to Seal Deal With Argentina Over GMO Soybean Tests
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 19:32:57 GMT
Bayer, Monsanto have yet to engage in meaningful dialogue…
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:39:00 GMT
EU set to consider temporary extension of glyphosate licence over cancer row
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 11:29:21 GMT
Reuters – The European Commission will propose a temporary 12 to 18 month extension of EU authorisation for the weed killer glyphosate, used in Monsanto's Roundup, to allow time for a new scientific study into fears it may cause cancer. “The ball is now in the member state court,” the EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, said.
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