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  • Price (USD)125.73
  • Today's Change-0.17 / -0.14%
  • Shares traded1.75k
  • 1 Year change8.39%
  • Beta0.9547
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About the company

Monsanto Company (Monsanto), along with its subsidiaries, is a provider of agricultural products for farmers. The Company provides seeds, biotechnology trait products, herbicides and digital agriculture tools to farmers. The Company operates through two segments: Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. Through its Seeds and Genomics segment, the Company produces seed brands, including DEKALB, Asgrow, Deltapine, Seminis and De Ruiter, and it develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds and digital agriculture to assist farmers in decision-making. The Seeds and Genomics segment offers products, such as Germplasm and Biotechnology traits. Through its Agricultural Productivity segment, the Company manufactures Roundup brand herbicides and other herbicides and provides lawn-and-garden herbicide products for the residential market.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)14.59bn
  • Net income in USD2.32bn
  • Incorporated2000
  • Employees20.50k
  • Location
    Monsanto Co800 N Lindbergh BlvdST. LOUIS 63167United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (314) 694-1000
  • Fax+1 (302) 636-5454
  • Websitehttp://www.monsanto.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
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(YOY change %)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
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(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
FMC Corp3.49bn446.00m12.25bn7.00k27.744.1021.133.513.286.8625.7722.200.43172.631.73499,042.805.583.227.544.5441.2235.7612.926.071.237.490.524345.8913.38-3.3380.11-12.24-13.5313.85
Celanese Corporation6.52bn1.10bn15.47bn7.59k14.144.7610.832.378.067.4647.5323.940.72175.796.24858,798.8012.308.8015.2110.8525.7423.6617.0412.701.28--0.506921.6913.94-0.88174.8820.27-8.2245.16
Eastman Chemical Company9.85bn1.06bn15.48bn14.00k14.922.799.361.577.279.6167.7638.890.61355.018.17703,785.706.606.447.497.4024.4626.3010.769.960.98926.510.551126.566.013.3422.3719.106.6714.42
PPG Industries, Inc.15.05bn1.37bn25.64bn47.20k19.19--13.731.705.366.2758.82--------318,855.90--6.50--8.9843.6544.219.287.41--56.22--37.863.363.06147.7119.461.767.76
Sherwin-Williams Co16.19bn1.22bn35.17bn52.70k29.429.5319.382.1712.7818.72169.9639.451.185.588.79307,190.608.9013.2912.1120.3744.0147.147.528.420.66685.650.745625.9926.399.466.4614.017.2316.86
Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.8.70bn1.40bn36.76bn15.00k26.473.4715.754.236.345.1839.5048.270.478114.727.16579,820.007.805.958.927.3929.7528.3316.3111.972.8334.550.250166.819.11-3.163.172.57-7.337.68
LyondellBasell Industries NV35.82bn4.50bn45.55bn13.40k10.254.708.021.2711.3313.3890.2324.721.417.1510.022,673,209.0017.7716.6221.6120.8518.8717.3912.5710.981.7096.020.469633.0818.16-5.336.017.267.8519.61
Praxair, Inc.11.71bn1.71bn45.75bn26.55k26.937.1815.633.915.914.5640.3922.160.581711.166.45442,462.508.558.4610.2710.0343.7443.8414.6914.400.766815.670.561849.698.570.37679.40-0.6102-9.677.44
Monsanto Company14.59bn2.32bn55.48bn20.50k24.077.1517.943.805.225.6032.7917.570.66241.725.69711,853.7010.6010.5815.7814.2454.9653.2916.0015.050.84510.360.502641.608.431.6370.361.9612.6411.03
Data as of May 22 2018. Currency figures normalised to Monsanto Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

32.64%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201831.12m7.05%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 201820.77m4.71%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201820.09m4.55%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 31 Mar 201818.97m4.30%
Pentwater Capital Management LPas of 31 Mar 201812.42m2.82%
PRIMECAP Management Co.as of 31 Mar 201810.83m2.45%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 31 Mar 20188.78m1.99%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20187.29m1.65%
Highfields Capital Management LPas of 31 Mar 20187.25m1.64%
York Capital Management Global Advisors LLCas of 31 Mar 20186.50m1.47%
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