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Archer-Daniels-Midland Company

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02-05-2019 11-06-2018 07-31-2018 05-01-2018 02-06-2018 10-31-2017 08-01-2017 05-02-2017
Actual EPS 0.88 0.92 1.02 0.68 0.82 0.45 0.57 0.6
Consensus EPS 0.92 0.8 0.78 0.47 0.7 0.55 0.52 0.61
Estimated EPS 0.92 0.8 0.78 0.47 0.7 0.55 0.52 0.61
Number of Estimates 4 3 4 4 6 7 5 6
EPS Surprise -$0.04 $0.12 $0.24 $0.21 $0.12 -$0.10 $0.05 -$0.01

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Archer-Daniels Midland Co is a major processor of oilseeds, corn, wheat, and other agricultural commodities. The company's end products include vegetable oil and meal, corn sweeteners, flour, feed ingredients, and ethanol.

Market Cap: 24 Billion

Primary Exchange: New York Stock Exchange

Website: http://www.adm.com

Shares Outstanding: 559 Million

Float: 547 Million

Dividend: 1.28 (2.98%)

Beta: 1.104588

Sector: Consumer Defensive

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods

Short Interest (Jan 12, 2018): 11.2 Million

Ethical Flags

Longest drawdown: 1103 trading days

From: 2014-12-03 To: 2019-04-16

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The Retirees' Dividend Portfolio - John And Jane's March Taxable Account Update - Tax Season

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 08:48:33:000

Is it just me, or does everybody love Tax Season? I can think nothing I love more than searching for useless pieces of paper that help the government interpret how much money I owe. Nonetheless, taxes are a necessary evil and I'll consider it a reasonable price for the privilege of living in… read more...

The Retirees' Dividend Portfolio - John And Jane's March Taxable Account Update - Tax Season

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 08:48:33:000

Is it just me, or does everybody love Tax Season? I can think nothing I love more than searching for useless pieces of paper that help the government interpret how much money I owe. Nonetheless, taxes are a necessary evil and I'll consider it a reasonable price for the privilege of living in… read more...

The Retirees' Dividend Portfolio - John And Jane's March Taxable Account Update - Tax Season

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 08:48:33:000

Is it just me, or does everybody love Tax Season? I can think nothing I love more than searching for useless pieces of paper that help the government interpret how much money I owe. Nonetheless, taxes are a necessary evil and I'll consider it a reasonable price for the privilege of living in… read more...

ADM planning to seek early retirements, may cut jobs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-10 14:43:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) says it will seek voluntary early retirements from some North American employees and may cut jobs as part of a restructuring of specific areas. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Commodities news, Read more … read more...

Bunge Limited: Buy Straw Hats In Winter, But Archer-Daniels-Midland A Better Prospect

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-10 06:52:11:000

Bunge Limited: Investment Thesis Source: Bunge Limited Bunge Limited ( BG ) is not a Dividend Aristocrat, but it has an unbroken record of dividend growth for the past 18 years. Dividend CAGR for the last 3 years is 10.07% and for the last 10 years 10.31% (see here ). It has a sustainab… read more...

12 Exceptional Investments In The Process Industries Sector: Part 14

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-09 22:23:06:000

Introduction One of the main goals of this series of articles is to illustrate the significant differences between individual stocks, and the significant differences between different sectors. Therefore, from this perspective, I have been attempting to illustrate the nature of the … read more...

El Niño Is Back! Watch Out For Its Impact On The Agriculture Sector In China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-09 04:36:15:000

According to the China National Climate Bureau press conference on March 25 th , meteorologists of the government bureau warned that the 2019 climate risk could be high for China, with a larger chance of drought, flood and other extreme weather events for the incoming crop season (ource&#xFF1A… read more...

Dividend Income Update March 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-09 04:10:08:000

The start of every month is exciting for all dividend income investors as we look back at the previous month and see how much passive dividend income our portfolios generated. March was exciting, as ever as my year-over-year numbers continue to highlight the trifecta magic of dividend investin… read more...

Ethanol industry roiled by flooding, lifting SoCal gasoline prices near $4/gal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-08 14:57:13:000

The floods that inundated the Midwest also have slammed a U.S. ethanol industry that already was struggling with high inventories and sluggish domestic demand growth. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Green Plains Inc., Green Plains Partners LP, Energy stocks news, News on ET… read more...

Predictive Mathematics And Classic Investment Analysis

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-08 09:10:18:000

As not quite a math minor, and as having helped raise a kid with a masters degree in applied mathematics specializing in cryptology, Ive been conditioned to think about math as I go about investing. But, honestly, I often find myself mentally whipsawed between the two discipl… read more...

ADM to Release First Quarter Financial Results April 26, 2019

via: Business Wire at 2019-04-05 06:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the first quarter of 2019 before the market opens on Friday, April 26, 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 wi… read more...

ADM to Release First Quarter Financial Results April 26, 2019

via: Business Wire at 2019-04-05 06:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the first quarter of 2019 before the market opens on Friday, April 26, 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 wi… read more...

ADM to Release First Quarter Financial Results April 26, 2019

via: Business Wire at 2019-04-05 06:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the first quarter of 2019 before the market opens on Friday, April 26, 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 wi… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Buy Straw Hats In Winter

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 10:39:48:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is a long time Dividend Aristocrat. It has a sustainable business for many decades to come, but history suggests little in the way of growth prospects. The only way an investor can realize a return from an investment in shares is through receipt of dividends and … read more...

Credit Suisse cautious on Archer Daniels Midland ahead of earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 10:22:19:000

Credit Suisse lowers its 2019 EPS estimates on Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +1.2% ) of $3.23 vs. $3.50 consensus to take into account weather-related issues and weaker Wilmar results in Asia More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio: Q1 2019 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-01 15:11:17:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter. The last quarter was one of the best quarters in the past decades. The S&P 500 is up by over 13% and the gains were very consistent with low volatility. My portfolio returns were similar to the broader over the first quarter, and I d… read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio: Q1 2019 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-01 15:11:17:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter. The last quarter was one of the best quarters in the past decades. The S&P 500 is up by over 13% and the gains were very consistent with low volatility. My portfolio returns were similar to the broader over the first quarter, and I d… read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio: Q1 2019 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-01 15:11:17:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter. The last quarter was one of the best quarters in the past decades. The S&P 500 is up by over 13% and the gains were very consistent with low volatility. My portfolio returns were similar to the broader over the first quarter, and I d… read more...

April Dogs Of The Aristocrats Vs. Contrarian Broker Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-30 03:26:44:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 10.4% To 23.85% Aristocrat Net Gains To April 2020 Four of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart bel… read more...

April Dogs Of The Aristocrats Vs. Contrarian Broker Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-30 03:26:44:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 10.4% To 23.85% Aristocrat Net Gains To April 2020 Four of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart bel… read more...

April Dogs Of The Aristocrats Vs. Contrarian Broker Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-30 03:26:44:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 10.4% To 23.85% Aristocrat Net Gains To April 2020 Four of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart bel… read more...

April Dogs Of The Aristocrats Vs. Contrarian Broker Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-30 03:26:44:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 10.4% To 23.85% Aristocrat Net Gains To April 2020 Four of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart bel… read more...

The Farm Belt faces an expensive cleanup after already-costly record flooding

via: CNBC at 2019-03-29 07:03:21:000

No summary available. read more...

Lanny's April Dividend Stock Watch List

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 07:16:29:000

I believe it is rally time for the dividend portfolio! The weather is warming up and the appetite is getting anxious to scoop up dividend stocks for the cupboard, that is my portfolio. The goals are high and the dividend income forward projection is begging to be pushed, just a little bit furt… read more...

JPMorgan trims PT on Archer Daniels Midland

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-26 04:11:05:000

JPMorgan lowers its target price on Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) to $44 from $46. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

JPMorgan trims PT on Archer Daniels Midland

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-26 04:11:05:000

JPMorgan lowers its target price on Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) to $44 from $46. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels says harsh weather will trim Q1 earnings by $50M-$60M

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-25 04:34:11:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) says it expects " severe weather disruptions " will reduce Q1 operating profit by $50M-$60M. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Commodities news, Read more … read more...

Midwest flooding shuts 13% of U.S. ethanol production

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 13:23:32:000

Massive flooding in the Midwest has knocked out ~13% of U.S. ethanol production capacity , as plants in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota have been forced to shut down or reduce production. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Green Plains Inc., Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy Port… read more...

Midwest flooding shuts 13% of U.S. ethanol production

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 13:23:32:000

Massive flooding in the Midwest has knocked out ~13% of U.S. ethanol production capacity , as plants in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota have been forced to shut down or reduce production. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Green Plains Inc., Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy Port… read more...

Midwest flooding shuts 13% of U.S. ethanol production

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 13:23:32:000

Massive flooding in the Midwest has knocked out ~13% of U.S. ethanol production capacity , as plants in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota have been forced to shut down or reduce production. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Green Plains Inc., Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy Port… read more...

ADM Further Strengthens Board with New Nominee, Creation of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Committee

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-22 03:45:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced two important strategic additions to its Board of Directors. The Board of Directors has nominated Dr. Lei Zhang Schlitz to stand for election to the board at the companys upcoming Annual Stockholders Meeting on Ma… read more...

ADM Further Strengthens Board with New Nominee, Creation of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Committee

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-22 03:45:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced two important strategic additions to its Board of Directors. The Board of Directors has nominated Dr. Lei Zhang Schlitz to stand for election to the board at the companys upcoming Annual Stockholders Meeting on Ma… read more...

ADM Further Strengthens Board with New Nominee, Creation of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Committee

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-22 03:45:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced two important strategic additions to its Board of Directors. The Board of Directors has nominated Dr. Lei Zhang Schlitz to stand for election to the board at the companys upcoming Annual Stockholders Meeting on Ma… read more...

Bunge's Business Doesn't Convince

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 10:29:01:000

Over the last few weeks I have been researching food stocks. The food sector hasn't been a Wall Street darling lately so it is perhaps a good place find a bargain. I recently discussed Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and described it as a low risk long-term investment offering a 10% yearly … read more...

Bunge's Business Doesn't Convince

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 10:29:01:000

Over the last few weeks I have been researching food stocks. The food sector hasn't been a Wall Street darling lately so it is perhaps a good place find a bargain. I recently discussed Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and described it as a low risk long-term investment offering a 10% yearly … read more...

Jane's February Retirement Account Update - Why You Should Consider Capital Recycling

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 07:35:46:000

It wasn't that long ago that the market was tanking and we saw even more articles than normal on MarketWatch implying that the results were in and the best of the market had already passed us by. For those who were paying close attention to their portfolios, it wasn't uncommon to see a drop of… read more...

Jane's February Retirement Account Update - Why You Should Consider Capital Recycling

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 07:35:46:000

It wasn't that long ago that the market was tanking and we saw even more articles than normal on MarketWatch implying that the results were in and the best of the market had already passed us by. For those who were paying close attention to their portfolios, it wasn't uncommon to see a drop of… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Offers A Low Risk 10% Annual Return In The Long-Term

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-19 09:05:55:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is a food processing company, one of the four ABCDs that control global food trade with Bunge ( BG ), Cargill and Dreyfus being the other three. As a part of such an oligopoly and having been in business for such a long time with 87 years of consequent dividends,… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to acquire the Ziegler Group

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-15 06:11:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.5% ) has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group for undisclosed terms. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Merger & acquisition news, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to acquire the Ziegler Group

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-15 06:11:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.5% ) has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group for undisclosed terms. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Merger & acquisition news, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to acquire the Ziegler Group

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-15 06:11:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.5% ) has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group for undisclosed terms. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Merger & acquisition news, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to acquire the Ziegler Group

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-15 06:11:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.5% ) has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group for undisclosed terms. More news on: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Merger & acquisition news, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

ADM Invests in Further Global Growth of Natural Citrus Offerings with Acquisition of the Ziegler Group

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-15 04:10:00:000

Addition follows Florida Chemical acquisition, creating a global leader in citrus flavors Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group, a leading European provider of natural citrus flavor ingredients. The… read more...

ADM Invests in Further Global Growth of Natural Citrus Offerings with Acquisition of the Ziegler Group

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-15 04:10:00:000

Addition follows Florida Chemical acquisition, creating a global leader in citrus flavors Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group, a leading European provider of natural citrus flavor ingredients. The… read more...

ADM Invests in Further Global Growth of Natural Citrus Offerings with Acquisition of the Ziegler Group

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-15 04:10:00:000

Addition follows Florida Chemical acquisition, creating a global leader in citrus flavors Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group, a leading European provider of natural citrus flavor ingredients. The… read more...

ADM Invests in Further Global Growth of Natural Citrus Offerings with Acquisition of the Ziegler Group

via: Business Wire at 2019-03-15 04:10:00:000

Addition follows Florida Chemical acquisition, creating a global leader in citrus flavors Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the Ziegler Group, a leading European provider of natural citrus flavor ingredients. The… read more...

John And Jane - February Taxable Account Update - Building Up Cash Just Makes Sense

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 05:20:24:000

So far, my new format has been well-received and I appreciate those who have contributed constructive feedback. I recently decided to add another chart and table that gives insight into the value of the Taxable account on the last day of each month. I believe that the addition of this should h… read more...

John And Jane - February Taxable Account Update - Building Up Cash Just Makes Sense

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 05:20:24:000

So far, my new format has been well-received and I appreciate those who have contributed constructive feedback. I recently decided to add another chart and table that gives insight into the value of the Taxable account on the last day of each month. I believe that the addition of this should h… read more...

EPA releases proposed rule allowing E15 summer sales, RIN reforms

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-12 12:18:32:000

The Environmental Protection Agency releases its proposed rule ending the summertime ban of higher ethanol blends of gasoline, moving ahead with the proposal despite the oil industry's objections. More news on: Valero Energy Corporation, PBF Energy Inc., Exxon Mobil Corporation, Energy s… read more...

EPA set to unveil biofuel trading plan - Bloomberg

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-11 14:28:03:000

A draft proposal set to be released as soon as this week by the Environmental Protection Agency would impose trading restrictions on biofuel credits and possibly cut revenue for some big oil companies and truck stop chains such as Berkshire Hathaway's ( BRK.A , BRK.B ) Pilot Flying J and … read more...

EPA plans to curb biofuel credit market speculation - Reuters

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-07 06:19:10:000

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencys proposal to reduce speculation in the biofuel credit market will include five measures aimed at preventing hoarding of the credits and improving market-monitoring to identify potential market manipulation, Reuters reports. More news on: V… read more...

EPA plans to curb biofuel credit market speculation - Reuters

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-07 06:19:10:000

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencys proposal to reduce speculation in the biofuel credit market will include five measures aimed at preventing hoarding of the credits and improving market-monitoring to identify potential market manipulation, Reuters reports. More news on: V… read more...

EPA plans to curb biofuel credit market speculation - Reuters

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-07 06:19:10:000

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencys proposal to reduce speculation in the biofuel credit market will include five measures aimed at preventing hoarding of the credits and improving market-monitoring to identify potential market manipulation, Reuters reports. More news on: V… read more...

Lanny's February Dividend Income Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-06 03:53:36:000

February, coming in hot! Or still freaking cold. Dividends still come through to keep things exciting for the short month. The stock market has continued to be on a tear, making it hard for additional investment. I know I am preaching to the choir. Let's see how I did and check out my … read more...

The Most Undervalued And Overvalued Dividend Champions - March 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-06 03:20:35:000

In June of 2015, I started a series of articles in which I highlight the stocks from the Dividend Champions list that have the highest and the lowest Percent Above Average Yield (PAAY) over the past year and over the past five years. PAAY is a measure of how much a stock is above (high PAAY, u… read more...

Monthly Review Of DivGro: February 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 07:06:49:000

Every month, I write a review of my portfolio of dividend growth stocks, DivGro. The goal of these monthly reviews is to share updates I've made to the portfolio and to provide a summary of dividends collected. Additionally, I look at how the month's activities have impacted DivGro's projecte… read more...

Monthly Review Of DivGro: February 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 07:06:49:000

Every month, I write a review of my portfolio of dividend growth stocks, DivGro. The goal of these monthly reviews is to share updates I've made to the portfolio and to provide a summary of dividends collected. Additionally, I look at how the month's activities have impacted DivGro's projecte… read more...

Dividend Aristocrat Performance: February 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 05:59:19:000

The recent market movement can be viewed as a microcosm of the long-run relative outperformance of the trade in Dividend Aristocrats. The defensive Dividend Aristocrats ( NOBL ) outperformed during the sell-off, losing just 15.2% versus the -19.4% return of the S&P 50 ( SPY ) through the r… read more...

Dividend Aristocrat Performance: February 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 05:59:19:000

The recent market movement can be viewed as a microcosm of the long-run relative outperformance of the trade in Dividend Aristocrats. The defensive Dividend Aristocrats ( NOBL ) outperformed during the sell-off, losing just 15.2% versus the -19.4% return of the S&P 50 ( SPY ) through the r… read more...

Flotek Industries Announces Completion Of Florida Chemical Sale To ADM For $175 Million

via: PR Newswire at 2019-03-01 07:35:00:000

HOUSTON , March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) ("Flotek" or the "Company") today announced the completion of the sale of Florida Chemical Company, LLC ("FCC" or "Florida Chemical"), its Consumer and Industrial Chemistry Technologies segment, to Archer Daniels … read more...

Flotek Industries Announces Completion Of Florida Chemical Sale To ADM For $175 Million

via: PR Newswire at 2019-03-01 07:35:00:000

HOUSTON , March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) ("Flotek" or the "Company") today announced the completion of the sale of Florida Chemical Company, LLC ("FCC" or "Florida Chemical"), its Consumer and Industrial Chemistry Technologies segment, to Archer Daniels … read more...

Flotek Industries Announces Completion Of Florida Chemical Sale To ADM For $175 Million

via: PR Newswire at 2019-03-01 07:35:00:000

HOUSTON , March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) ("Flotek" or the "Company") today announced the completion of the sale of Florida Chemical Company, LLC ("FCC" or "Florida Chemical"), its Consumer and Industrial Chemistry Technologies segment, to Archer Daniels … read more...

Dividend Aristocrats: March Update From Dividend Dogcatcher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-28 17:39:03:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 8.29% To 20.64% Aristocrat Net Gains To March 2020 Seven of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart belo… read more...

Expected Dividend Increases In March 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-28 02:22:53:000

March is a great month. Spring training is starting, the weather is starting to warm up, it is the first large dividend-paying month of the year, and it is one of the Diplomats' birthdays. From an investing standpoint and dividend increase standpoint, 2019 has been an interesting one. Divide… read more...

3 Additions To My DivGro Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-27 00:34:18:000

After a very volatile fourth quarter, the stock market has performed quite nicely in 2019. Year to date, the S&P 500 is up 11.4%! The big drop in the stock market at the end of 2018 has created some compelling opportunities, and I'm happy to add three new stocks to my DivGro portfolio. T… read more...

The Lessons Dividend Growth Investors Can Learn From The Kraft Heinz Dividend Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 09:57:52:000

Introduction Last week Kraft Heinz ( KHC ) released its quarterly report, and it was a horrible one. Not only did the company miss analysts' estimates in the top and bottom line, but it was also forced to admit that it has failed. The company suffered a massive GAAP loss due to lower goodw… read more...

The Lessons Dividend Growth Investors Can Learn From The Kraft Heinz Dividend Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 09:57:52:000

Introduction Last week Kraft Heinz ( KHC ) released its quarterly report, and it was a horrible one. Not only did the company miss analysts' estimates in the top and bottom line, but it was also forced to admit that it has failed. The company suffered a massive GAAP loss due to lower goodw… read more...

Jane's January Retirement Account Update - Pay Attention To The P/E Ratio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 15:49:10:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

Jane's January Retirement Account Update - Pay Attention To The P/E Ratio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 15:49:10:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

Jane's January Retirement Account Update - Pay Attention To The P/E Ratio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 15:49:10:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

Tracking George Soros's Portfolio - Q4 2018 Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 01:41:54:000

This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to George Soross 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on George Soross regulatory 13F Form filed on 02/14/2019. Please visit our Tracking Soros Fund Management Holdings ar… read more...

Tracking George Soros's Portfolio - Q4 2018 Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 01:41:54:000

This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to George Soross 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on George Soross regulatory 13F Form filed on 02/14/2019. Please visit our Tracking Soros Fund Management Holdings ar… read more...

Tracking George Soros's Portfolio - Q4 2018 Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-21 01:41:54:000

This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to George Soross 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on George Soross regulatory 13F Form filed on 02/14/2019. Please visit our Tracking Soros Fund Management Holdings ar… read more...

Retailers Ross Stores, TJX Companies Expected To Lead Dividend Increases In Second Half Of February

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 13:29:09:000

Those of you who follow this series of articles know that I track the dividend increases of a variety of long-term dividend growth companies. Back at the end of January, I provided predictions for 9 dividend growth companies that have historically announced annual payout increases in the first… read more...

Retailers Ross Stores, TJX Companies Expected To Lead Dividend Increases In Second Half Of February

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 13:29:09:000

Those of you who follow this series of articles know that I track the dividend increases of a variety of long-term dividend growth companies. Back at the end of January, I provided predictions for 9 dividend growth companies that have historically announced annual payout increases in the first… read more...

Retailers Ross Stores, TJX Companies Expected To Lead Dividend Increases In Second Half Of February

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 13:29:09:000

Those of you who follow this series of articles know that I track the dividend increases of a variety of long-term dividend growth companies. Back at the end of January, I provided predictions for 9 dividend growth companies that have historically announced annual payout increases in the first… read more...

What Do China's Plans Mean For Ethanol, Corn, And Sugar?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel, and in the United States, the government mandates that gasoline contains a blend of the oil product and the fuel that is supposed to reduce automobile emissions. The ethanol futures market has a limited scope as the total number of open long and short positions is current… read more...

What Do China's Plans Mean For Ethanol, Corn, And Sugar?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel, and in the United States, the government mandates that gasoline contains a blend of the oil product and the fuel that is supposed to reduce automobile emissions. The ethanol futures market has a limited scope as the total number of open long and short positions is current… read more...

What Do China's Plans Mean For Ethanol, Corn, And Sugar?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-18 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel, and in the United States, the government mandates that gasoline contains a blend of the oil product and the fuel that is supposed to reduce automobile emissions. The ethanol futures market has a limited scope as the total number of open long and short positions is current… read more...

John And Jane - January Taxable Account Update - Taking A Fresh Approach To Dividend Investing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-17 20:06:05:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

John And Jane - January Taxable Account Update - Taking A Fresh Approach To Dividend Investing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-17 20:06:05:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

John And Jane - January Taxable Account Update - Taking A Fresh Approach To Dividend Investing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-17 20:06:05:000

My goal for the new year is to improve the format of my series so that it takes less time to write (it's about as manual of a process as it can get) and to create more tables that do a better job of balancing my articles that might seem a little too wordy for the average investor. After all, t… read more...

Dividend Increases: February 4-8, 2019 (Part 3: Remaining Sectors)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 09:00:00:000

I monitor dividend increases for stocks on my watch list of dividend growth stocks to identify candidates for further analysis. Companies that regularly increase their dividends show confidence in future earnings growth potential. The CCC List provides a good starting point, but I limit th… read more...

Dividend Increases: February 4-8, 2019 (Part 3: Remaining Sectors)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 09:00:00:000

I monitor dividend increases for stocks on my watch list of dividend growth stocks to identify candidates for further analysis. Companies that regularly increase their dividends show confidence in future earnings growth potential. The CCC List provides a good starting point, but I limit th… read more...

Stocks Selected For Issues Americans Care About Most

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-13 03:28:38:000

Yesterday, I became aware of an ETF that caught my attention, when I read about the non-profit JUST Capital Foundation that billionaire Paul Tudor Jones founded to create a better way to index for socially responsive (I meant to say "responsive" not "responsible") investing. When investment … read more...

Stocks Selected For Issues Americans Care About Most

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-13 03:28:38:000

Yesterday, I became aware of an ETF that caught my attention, when I read about the non-profit JUST Capital Foundation that billionaire Paul Tudor Jones founded to create a better way to index for socially responsive (I meant to say "responsive" not "responsible") investing. When investment … read more...

Stocks Selected For Issues Americans Care About Most

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-13 03:28:38:000

Yesterday, I became aware of an ETF that caught my attention, when I read about the non-profit JUST Capital Foundation that billionaire Paul Tudor Jones founded to create a better way to index for socially responsive (I meant to say "responsive" not "responsible") investing. When investment … read more...

EPA may issue E15 gasoline plan without biofuel credit trade limits - Reuters

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 11:56:04:000

The Environmental Protection Agency is considering releasing its draft proposal to expand sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline without including measures it promised the oil industry to curb biofuel credit speculation, Reuters reports. More news on: Valero Energy Corporation, PBF E… read more...

Insider Weekends: Chairman Of Kinder Morgan Steps Up Insider Purchases

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-11 05:49:00:000

Insider buying more than doubled again last week with insiders purchasing $79.47 million of stock compared to $37.61 million in the week prior. Selling also increased with insiders selling $1.51 billion of stock last week compared to $831.23 million in the week prior. Sell/Buy Ratio: The i… read more...

Your 57 Dividend Aristocrat February Scorecard From Dividend Dogcatcher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-08 11:32:09:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 13.75% To 20.96% Aristocrat Net Gains To February 2020 Six of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were identified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the ch… read more...

Your 57 Dividend Aristocrat February Scorecard From Dividend Dogcatcher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-08 11:32:09:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 13.75% To 20.96% Aristocrat Net Gains To February 2020 Six of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were identified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the ch… read more...

Your 57 Dividend Aristocrat February Scorecard From Dividend Dogcatcher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-08 11:32:09:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict 13.75% To 20.96% Aristocrat Net Gains To February 2020 Six of the ten top Aristocrats by yield were identified as being among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the ch… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) CEO Juan Luciano on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 15:10:52:000

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call February 05, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Victoria de la Huerga - Vice President, Investor Relations Juan Luciano - Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Ray Young - Chief Financial Officer Conference C… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) CEO Juan Luciano on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 15:10:52:000

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call February 05, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Victoria de la Huerga - Vice President, Investor Relations Juan Luciano - Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Ray Young - Chief Financial Officer Conference C… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) CEO Juan Luciano on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 15:10:52:000

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call February 05, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Victoria de la Huerga - Vice President, Investor Relations Juan Luciano - Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Ray Young - Chief Financial Officer Conference C… read more...

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Estee Lauder, Ralph Lauren, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 11:55:00:000

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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Estee Lauder, Ralph Lauren, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 11:55:00:000

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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Estee Lauder, Ralph Lauren, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 11:55:00:000

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Archer Daniels Midland -3% after earnings fall short

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 09:42:14:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) is down 2.64% after Q4 results disappoint. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland -3% after earnings fall short

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 09:42:14:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) is down 2.64% after Q4 results disappoint. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland -3% after earnings fall short

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 09:42:14:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) is down 2.64% after Q4 results disappoint. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:11:02:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q4 earnings Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:11:02:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q4 earnings Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:11:02:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q4 earnings Read more … read more...

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Viacom, Centene, Merck, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 07:49:00:000

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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Viacom, Centene, Merck, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 07:49:00:000

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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Viacom, Centene, Merck, Alphabet & more

via: CNBC at 2019-02-05 07:49:00:000

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Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:23:50:000

Today's Top Stories: Europe stocks rise, U.S. set to open in the green; EU businesses at weakest growth rate since mid-2013; and Alphabet drops after hours in wake of Q4 report. If you are interested in listening to Wall Street Breakfast to start your day, look for us in the following… read more...

Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:23:50:000

Today's Top Stories: Europe stocks rise, U.S. set to open in the green; EU businesses at weakest growth rate since mid-2013; and Alphabet drops after hours in wake of Q4 report. If you are interested in listening to Wall Street Breakfast to start your day, look for us in the following… read more...

Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:23:50:000

Today's Top Stories: Europe stocks rise, U.S. set to open in the green; EU businesses at weakest growth rate since mid-2013; and Alphabet drops after hours in wake of Q4 report. If you are interested in listening to Wall Street Breakfast to start your day, look for us in the following… read more...

ADM Directors Vote to Increase Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:05:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 35.0 cents per share on the companys common stock, a 4.5 percent increase from last quarters dividend of 33.5 cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 12, 2019, to … read more...

ADM Directors Vote to Increase Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:05:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 35.0 cents per share on the companys common stock, a 4.5 percent increase from last quarters dividend of 33.5 cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 12, 2019, to … read more...

ADM Directors Vote to Increase Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:05:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 35.0 cents per share on the companys common stock, a 4.5 percent increase from last quarters dividend of 33.5 cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 12, 2019, to … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland misses by $0.04, misses on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:02:06:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q4 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.88 misses by $0.04 ; GAAP EPS of $0.55 misses by $0.35 . More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland misses by $0.04, misses on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:02:06:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q4 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.88 misses by $0.04 ; GAAP EPS of $0.55 misses by $0.35 . More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland misses by $0.04, misses on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 07:02:06:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q4 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.88 misses by $0.04 ; GAAP EPS of $0.55 misses by $0.35 . More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

ADM Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.55 per Share, $0.88 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $315 million Trailing four-quarter adjusted ROIC of 8.3 percent, 200 bps over annual WACC Strategic actions positioning company for continued growth in 2019 Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today reported financial results for the quarter ende… read more...

ADM Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.55 per Share, $0.88 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $315 million Trailing four-quarter adjusted ROIC of 8.3 percent, 200 bps over annual WACC Strategic actions positioning company for continued growth in 2019 Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today reported financial results for the quarter ende… read more...

ADM Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.55 per Share, $0.88 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-05 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $315 million Trailing four-quarter adjusted ROIC of 8.3 percent, 200 bps over annual WACC Strategic actions positioning company for continued growth in 2019 Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today reported financial results for the quarter ende… read more...

Wall Street Breakfast: Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 06:15:29:000

Listen on the go! A daily podcast of Wall Street Breakfast will be available by 8:00 a.m. on iTunes , Stitcher and SoundCloud (click the highlighted links). Stoxx Europe 600 Index is up for the sixth straight day and has risen 0.7% , and FTSE 100 Index has gained 1.1% … read more...

Wall Street Breakfast: Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 06:15:29:000

Listen on the go! A daily podcast of Wall Street Breakfast will be available by 8:00 a.m. on iTunes , Stitcher and SoundCloud (click the highlighted links). Stoxx Europe 600 Index is up for the sixth straight day and has risen 0.7% , and FTSE 100 Index has gained 1.1% … read more...

Wall Street Breakfast: Europe Stocks Rise, U.S. Set To Open In The Green

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 06:15:29:000

Listen on the go! A daily podcast of Wall Street Breakfast will be available by 8:00 a.m. on iTunes , Stitcher and SoundCloud (click the highlighted links). Stoxx Europe 600 Index is up for the sixth straight day and has risen 0.7% , and FTSE 100 Index has gained 1.1% … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Q4 2018 Earnings Preview

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-04 17:30:23:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) is scheduled to announce Q4 earnings results on Tuesday, February 5th, before market open. The consensus EPS Estimate is $0.93 (+13.4% Y/Y) and the consensus Revenue Estimate is $16.81B (+4.6% Y/Y). Over the last 2 years, ADM has beaten EPS estimate… read more...

Notable earnings before Tuesday's open

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-04 17:30:17:000

ACM , ADM , AGCO , AME , AQUA , ARMK , ARRY , BDX , BMI , BP , CDK , CHD , CNC , CTLT , EL , EMR , ENR , ENTG , FLOW , GLT , GPI , HAE , HUBB , INGR , IT , JHG , LAZ , LII , LITE , LPT , MHO , MSGN , OAK , PBI , PINC , RL , ROLL , SBH , SXC , TDG , T… read more...

How To Construct A Crash-Resistant Income Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-04 08:06:38:000

Stock market volatility made a big comeback in 2018, especially when compared to the previous year. Most market participants had become complacent during the last few years. The SPDR S&P 500 Index ETF ( SPY ), which represents the S&P 500 Index, declined -19.8% from its peak achieved … read more...

Sustainable Bioproducts Announces $33 Million Series A Financing

via: PR Newswire at 2019-02-04 08:00:00:000

CHICAGO , Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Sustainable Bioproducts, a biotechnology company developing a new way to grow edible protein, has raised $33 million in Series A financing from premier venture capital funds and two of the world's largest food and agribusiness companies. 195… read more...

Is Archer Daniels Midland A Good Investment?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-04 05:51:52:000

While I'd love to eventually have my own farm I have a feeling that's not a desire that's shared by most people. The fact of the matter is that Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is involved in the fundamental business of agricultural processing and go largely under the radar. Every day I'm sure I… read more...

Disney, Alphabet And Super Bowl Players (Stocks To Watch Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-03 07:35:41:000

Our weekend preview of upcoming IPOs, earnings reports, conference presentations, investor days, IPO lockup expirations, FDA decisions, Barron's mentions, and other key events that could impact stocks. If you are interested in listening to Stocks To Watch to start your Sunday, look f… read more...

Stocks To Watch: Disney, Alphabet And Super Bowl Players

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-02 08:39:18:000

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. The market is moving in the right direction after some cooling off of Washington-Be… read more...

Soybeans rise after China deal but order won't ease record U.S. stockpiles

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-01 17:51:31:000

Soybean futures edged higher today after China agreed to buy 5M metric tons from the U.S., but traders doubt the deal will put much of a dent in a projected record U.S. soybean stockpile. More news on: Teucrium Soybean Fund, Archer Daniels Midland Co., Bunge Limited, Commodities news, N… read more...

ADM closes on Neovia deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-01 06:49:22:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) closes on its 1.544B acquisition of Neovia. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

With Completion of Neovia Acquisition, ADM Creates Premier Global Leader in Animal Nutrition

via: Business Wire at 2019-02-01 05:00:00:000

Combined animal nutrition business one of the largest in the world, with estimated sales of $3.5 billion, and full range of animal nutrition products and solutions for customers globally. Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has successfully completed… read more...

ADM Commits to Achieving Gender Parity by 2030

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-31 10:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today its commitment to achieve gender parity within its senior leadership structure by 2030, through a partnership with Paradigm for Parity . ADM is one of the first 100 companies to join the coalition of business leaders, bo… read more...

Expected Dividend Increases In February 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-29 23:36:04:000

Winter is here. I'll tell you what, we are tired of shoveling snow and the frigid cold temperatures here in Cleveland. But even while it is cold, the dividends and dividend increases continue to heat up! Sorry for the bad play on words, couldn't resist it right there. With a new month looming,… read more...

Tech Giants Step To The Plate (Stocks To Watch Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-27 07:08:23:000

Our weekend preview of upcoming IPOs, earnings reports, conference presentations, investor days, IPO lockup expirations, FDA decisions, Barron's mentions, and other key events that could impact stocks. If you are interested in listening to Stocks To Watch to start your Sunday, loo… read more...

Tech Giants Step To The Plate (Stocks To Watch Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-27 07:08:23:000

Our weekend preview of upcoming IPOs, earnings reports, conference presentations, investor days, IPO lockup expirations, FDA decisions, Barron's mentions, and other key events that could impact stocks. If you are interested in listening to Stocks To Watch to start your Sunday, loo… read more...

Tech Giants Step To The Plate (Stocks To Watch Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-27 07:08:23:000

Our weekend preview of upcoming IPOs, earnings reports, conference presentations, investor days, IPO lockup expirations, FDA decisions, Barron's mentions, and other key events that could impact stocks. If you are interested in listening to Stocks To Watch to start your Sunday, loo… read more...

Stocks To Watch: Tech Giants Step To The Plate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-26 09:45:39:000

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. Mega-cap tech companies Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Facebook, (FB), Alibaba (BA… read more...

ADM Named to Most Admired Company List for 11th Consecutive Year

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-22 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) was named one of the worlds most admired companies in the food production industry by Fortune magazine for the 11th year in a row. For 2019, Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies list ranked companies in … read more...

ADM Named to Most Admired Company List for 11th Consecutive Year

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-22 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) was named one of the worlds most admired companies in the food production industry by Fortune magazine for the 11th year in a row. For 2019, Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies list ranked companies in … read more...

ADM Named to Most Admired Company List for 11th Consecutive Year

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-22 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) was named one of the worlds most admired companies in the food production industry by Fortune magazine for the 11th year in a row. For 2019, Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies list ranked companies in … read more...

Retirement: 2018 Performance Of The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:28:12:000

At the end of January 2018, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors in an attempt to model a possible portfolio which a young investor could use to finance his retirement. In my portfolio selection, I place emphasis on the stability of companies. I prefer solid firms which pay… read more...

Retirement: 2018 Performance Of The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:28:12:000

At the end of January 2018, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors in an attempt to model a possible portfolio which a young investor could use to finance his retirement. In my portfolio selection, I place emphasis on the stability of companies. I prefer solid firms which pay… read more...

Jane's FY-2018 Dividend Income Totals - Why Being Patient Pays

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:33:18:000

Investment Thesis Being told to "be patient" is something no human wants to hear and there is probably no other aspect of life where you hear it more than when it comes to the world of personal finance. I'd like to think that I've learned patience in my 29 years on this earth, but I feel lik… read more...

Jane's FY-2018 Dividend Income Totals - Why Being Patient Pays

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:33:18:000

Investment Thesis Being told to "be patient" is something no human wants to hear and there is probably no other aspect of life where you hear it more than when it comes to the world of personal finance. I'd like to think that I've learned patience in my 29 years on this earth, but I feel lik… read more...

Jane's FY-2018 Dividend Income Totals - Why Being Patient Pays

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:33:18:000

Investment Thesis Being told to "be patient" is something no human wants to hear and there is probably no other aspect of life where you hear it more than when it comes to the world of personal finance. I'd like to think that I've learned patience in my 29 years on this earth, but I feel lik… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to buy out rest of Gleadell

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:03:58:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) strikes a deal to agreed to buy out the remaining 50% stake in British grain merchant Gleadell that it doesn't already own from InVivo. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to buy out rest of Gleadell

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:03:58:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) strikes a deal to agreed to buy out the remaining 50% stake in British grain merchant Gleadell that it doesn't already own from InVivo. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland to buy out rest of Gleadell

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 08:03:58:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) strikes a deal to agreed to buy out the remaining 50% stake in British grain merchant Gleadell that it doesn't already own from InVivo. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

ADM to pass on 'monster' deals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-16 13:45:41:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM -0.4% ) CEO Juan Luciano says the company doesn't think it's the right time to make a monster acquisition. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

Help Identify Sea Change Investment Opportunities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-15 10:15:38:000

As hard as it is to believe, in my early days of banking there was no such thing as cash management. Rising interest rates in the late 70s changed all that. Customers wanted to wring every penny out of cash whether it was on their books or coming or going. Expressions l… read more...

ADM to Release Fourth Quarter Financial Results Feb. 5, 2019

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-15 10:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: 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 wi… read more...

Flotek Industries: Staying Afloat, Thanks To A Great Sale

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-12 05:17:41:000

Flotek Industries ( FTK ) announced a transformative deal in which it will sell its Florida Chemical subsidiary to Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) in a $175 million cash deal. This deal has a big price tag, allowing the company to pay off its debt and leaving plenty of cash to improve its c… read more...

Flotek Industries: Staying Afloat, Thanks To A Great Sale

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-12 05:17:41:000

Flotek Industries ( FTK ) announced a transformative deal in which it will sell its Florida Chemical subsidiary to Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) in a $175 million cash deal. This deal has a big price tag, allowing the company to pay off its debt and leaving plenty of cash to improve its c… read more...

Flotek Industries: Staying Afloat, Thanks To A Great Sale

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-12 05:17:41:000

Flotek Industries ( FTK ) announced a transformative deal in which it will sell its Florida Chemical subsidiary to Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) in a $175 million cash deal. This deal has a big price tag, allowing the company to pay off its debt and leaving plenty of cash to improve its c… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland makes a citrus play

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 07:01:30:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM )acquires Florida Chemical Company from Flotek Industries (NYSE: FTK ) for an undisclosed amount. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Flotek Industries, Inc., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

Flotek Industries to sell Florida Chemical to ADM for $175M

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 06:53:45:000

Flotek Industries (NYSE: FTK ) to sell Florida Chemical Company, LLC, its Consumer and Industrial Chemistry Technologies segment, to Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM ) for $175M in cash, retaining all of its patents. More news on: Flotek Industries, Inc., Archer Daniels Midland … read more...

ADM Adds Industry-Leading Citrus Capabilities to Flavor Portfolio with Acquisition of Florida Chemical Company

via: Business Wire at 2019-01-11 06:45:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it had reached an agreement to acquire Florida Chemical Company (FCC), a division of Flotek Industries (NYSE: FTK) specializing in citrus-based flavors and fragrances, and one of the worlds largest providers of citrus oi… read more...

Flotek Industries To Sell Florida Chemical To ADM For $175 Million

via: PR Newswire at 2019-01-11 06:45:00:000

HOUSTON , Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK) ("Flotek") today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Florida Chemical Company, LLC ("FCC" or "Florida Chemical"), its Consumer and Industrial Chemistry Technologies segment, to Arch… read more...

'Safer' Dividend 24 Of 150 With 5-50 Annual Hikes Show Positive Returns & Covering Cash-Flow To 2020

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-10 15:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Say Ten WallStar CCC 'Safer' Dividend Stocks Could Net 15.47% to 27.8% Gains To January, 2020 Five top yield "safer" dividend CCC dogs (tinted gray in the chart above) were among these top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year targ… read more...

Dividend Income Update December 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 17:32:25:000

The start of every month is exciting for all dividend income investors as we look back at the previous month and see how much passive dividend income our portfolios generated. December was exciting as ever as my year over year numbers continue to highlight the trifecta magic of dividend invest… read more...

Dividend Income Update December 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 17:32:25:000

The start of every month is exciting for all dividend income investors as we look back at the previous month and see how much passive dividend income our portfolios generated. December was exciting as ever as my year over year numbers continue to highlight the trifecta magic of dividend invest… read more...

John And Jane's Taxable Account  Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - The Apple Effect

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 16:28:08:000

Investment Thesis Apple's ( AAPL ) weaker-than-expected iPhone sales have taken the market by storm as its market cap continues to plummet after recently reaching a total valuation of $1 Trillion. AAPL's decline in share price has spread like wildfire throughout the tech industry and appears… read more...

John And Jane's Taxable Account  Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - The Apple Effect

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 16:28:08:000

Investment Thesis Apple's ( AAPL ) weaker-than-expected iPhone sales have taken the market by storm as its market cap continues to plummet after recently reaching a total valuation of $1 Trillion. AAPL's decline in share price has spread like wildfire throughout the tech industry and appears… read more...

High-Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio January Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 05:30:28:000

The High-Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high-yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

High-Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio January Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-08 05:30:28:000

The High-Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high-yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

Brown-Forman Is A Great Dividend Aristocrat, But The Valuation Is Just Too High

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-04 09:26:25:000

Introduction I am still looking at dividend growth companies in the consumer staples sector. In the past week, I purchased shares of Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and I also analyzed other companies in the sector. One of the companies I analyzed was Diageo ( DEO ) and I found it to be a c… read more...

Brown-Forman Is A Great Dividend Aristocrat, But The Valuation Is Just Too High

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-04 09:26:25:000

Introduction I am still looking at dividend growth companies in the consumer staples sector. In the past week, I purchased shares of Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and I also analyzed other companies in the sector. One of the companies I analyzed was Diageo ( DEO ) and I found it to be a c… read more...

Brown-Forman Is A Great Dividend Aristocrat, But The Valuation Is Just Too High

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-04 09:26:25:000

Introduction I am still looking at dividend growth companies in the consumer staples sector. In the past week, I purchased shares of Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and I also analyzed other companies in the sector. One of the companies I analyzed was Diageo ( DEO ) and I found it to be a c… read more...

Brown-Forman Is A Great Dividend Aristocrat, But The Valuation Is Just Too High

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-04 09:26:25:000

Introduction I am still looking at dividend growth companies in the consumer staples sector. In the past week, I purchased shares of Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) and I also analyzed other companies in the sector. One of the companies I analyzed was Diageo ( DEO ) and I found it to be a c… read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q4 2018 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-02 08:53:52:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter, and another year. The last quarter was extremely volatile in the stock market. It started with new highs, continued with sharp declines and ended a little higher than the lows. I don't believe that this was such an extreme scenario. I be… read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q4 2018 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-02 08:53:52:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter, and another year. The last quarter was extremely volatile in the stock market. It started with new highs, continued with sharp declines and ended a little higher than the lows. I don't believe that this was such an extreme scenario. I be… read more...

I Bought Archer Daniels Midland For The Valuation And Growth Prospects

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-02 08:31:45:000

Introduction I am looking for companies in the consumer staples sector. In two of my previous articles, I looked at foreign giants Nestle ( NSRGY ) and Diageo ( DEO ). I found two companies with strong fundamentals and several growth prospects, but they were just too expensive in my opinion…. read more...

I Bought Archer Daniels Midland For The Valuation And Growth Prospects

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-02 08:31:45:000

Introduction I am looking for companies in the consumer staples sector. In two of my previous articles, I looked at foreign giants Nestle ( NSRGY ) and Diageo ( DEO ). I found two companies with strong fundamentals and several growth prospects, but they were just too expensive in my opinion…. read more...

Looming Recession Will Trigger Economic Darwinism

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-01 07:48:44:000

Its impossible to log on to a financial website these days without seeing an article about the coming recession. Heres one on Reuters reporting the views of Greg Jensen, co-Chief Investment Officer at Bridgewater . As for U.S. business economists , here are their predictions … read more...

Ethanol Bloodbath Continues

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-31 12:17:11:000

In the commodities world, there is an axiom that producers know only too well: the price of the commodity can and does drop below the cost of production at times. This has been the case for ethanol in ten of the past thirteen months when the price of ethanol (FUE) was less than the corn cost p… read more...

Nestle S.A. Is Not Considered An Undervalued Dividend Growth Stock Today

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-31 01:05:40:000

In today's article, I will review a major player in the consumer staples sector: Nestle S.A. (NSRGY). In this analysis, I will briefly review Nestle's recent earnings results, some other news, and run the company through the Dividend Diplomats' Stock Screener to determine if it is considered a… read more...

Generating Income And Limiting Risk - Strategies To Create A Balanced Portfolio And Boost Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 17:22:06:000

Investment Thesis Everyone who invests knows that it is incredibly important to decide what level of risk they are willing to take in order to generate the return that they want. When we think of risk, we tend to think of it based on the type of financial instrument (cash, bond, equity, etc…. read more...

Generating Income And Limiting Risk - Strategies To Create A Balanced Portfolio And Boost Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 17:22:06:000

Investment Thesis Everyone who invests knows that it is incredibly important to decide what level of risk they are willing to take in order to generate the return that they want. When we think of risk, we tend to think of it based on the type of financial instrument (cash, bond, equity, etc…. read more...

Generating Income And Limiting Risk - Strategies To Create A Balanced Portfolio And Boost Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 17:22:06:000

Investment Thesis Everyone who invests knows that it is incredibly important to decide what level of risk they are willing to take in order to generate the return that they want. When we think of risk, we tend to think of it based on the type of financial instrument (cash, bond, equity, etc…. read more...

ADM Just Dropped Back Into The Buy Zone

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 08:00:00:000

Those who subscribe to my weekly commodities report know that I had been buying ADM shares in late 2017 and early 2018 at prices below $40 and took profits from August through October when the price moved above the $50 level. An attractive dividend enhanced the gain of over 25% over the holdin… read more...

ADM Just Dropped Back Into The Buy Zone

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 08:00:00:000

Those who subscribe to my weekly commodities report know that I had been buying ADM shares in late 2017 and early 2018 at prices below $40 and took profits from August through October when the price moved above the $50 level. An attractive dividend enhanced the gain of over 25% over the holdin… read more...

ADM Just Dropped Back Into The Buy Zone

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-28 08:00:00:000

Those who subscribe to my weekly commodities report know that I had been buying ADM shares in late 2017 and early 2018 at prices below $40 and took profits from August through October when the price moved above the $50 level. An attractive dividend enhanced the gain of over 25% over the holdin… read more...

3 Industries, 3 Dividend Stocks For The Downturn

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 14:00:48:000

The S&P 500 is down 9.6% through December 21st. The month of December, thus far and alone, has dropped 12.45%. The noise everywhere, such as Forbes , continues to point and discusses that a "recession" is near. That may very well be, as I will also state that after a 9.5+ year bull run, s… read more...

3 Industries, 3 Dividend Stocks For The Downturn

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 14:00:48:000

The S&P 500 is down 9.6% through December 21st. The month of December, thus far and alone, has dropped 12.45%. The noise everywhere, such as Forbes , continues to point and discusses that a "recession" is near. That may very well be, as I will also state that after a 9.5+ year bull run, s… read more...

3 Industries, 3 Dividend Stocks For The Downturn

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 14:00:48:000

The S&P 500 is down 9.6% through December 21st. The month of December, thus far and alone, has dropped 12.45%. The noise everywhere, such as Forbes , continues to point and discusses that a "recession" is near. That may very well be, as I will also state that after a 9.5+ year bull run, s… read more...

3 Industries, 3 Dividend Stocks For The Downturn

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 14:00:48:000

The S&P 500 is down 9.6% through December 21st. The month of December, thus far and alone, has dropped 12.45%. The noise everywhere, such as Forbes , continues to point and discusses that a "recession" is near. That may very well be, as I will also state that after a 9.5+ year bull run, s… read more...

Institutional Investors Already Bailed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-21 08:37:33:000

By K C Ma and Bilal Hashmi We like to watch how and when institutions trade. Unlike retail investors, institutional investors rely more on fundamentals and less on sentiments to make investments decisions. One way to observe how institutions trade, with a time lag, is through the changes of … read more...

Institutional Investors Already Bailed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-21 08:37:33:000

By K C Ma and Bilal Hashmi We like to watch how and when institutions trade. Unlike retail investors, institutional investors rely more on fundamentals and less on sentiments to make investments decisions. One way to observe how institutions trade, with a time lag, is through the changes of … read more...

Institutional Investors Already Bailed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-21 08:37:33:000

By K C Ma and Bilal Hashmi We like to watch how and when institutions trade. Unlike retail investors, institutional investors rely more on fundamentals and less on sentiments to make investments decisions. One way to observe how institutions trade, with a time lag, is through the changes of … read more...

COFCO International Joins Initiative to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

via: Business Wire at 2018-12-20 04:00:00:000

COFCO International Ltd (COFCO International) is partnering with Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) (ADM), Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) (Bunge), Cargill Incorporated (Cargill), and Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC)… read more...

ADM Recognized for Efforts to Promote Workplace Diversity in Ag

via: Business Wire at 2018-12-18 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced that Together We Growa consortium ADM began in 2016 to focus on educating, recruiting and retaining a more diverse workforce in the agriculture sectorhas been recognized with Profiles in Diversity Journals 2… read more...

ADM Recognized for Efforts to Promote Workplace Diversity in Ag

via: Business Wire at 2018-12-18 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced that Together We Growa consortium ADM began in 2016 to focus on educating, recruiting and retaining a more diverse workforce in the agriculture sectorhas been recognized with Profiles in Diversity Journals 2… read more...

Jane's November Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-17 09:15:11:000

Investment Thesis November marks the ninth month that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Up to this point, Jane's retirement accounts from January 1st to October 31st of 2018 have produced a total dividend inco… read more...

Looking Through 2019 To The 2020's; Four Major Themes

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-16 20:39:56:000

Added to very important fundamental, technical and other factors, shareholder value is most importantly driven by the underlying demand for products and services and the competitive position of the companies that supply to that demand. Its very easy to get distracted in these markets… read more...

Soybean futures fall 1.6%, as China purchase barely dents huge U.S. stockpile

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 11:40:46:000

China has purchased 1.5M-2M metric tons of U.S. soybeans over 24 hours, with shipments expected to occur sometime during Q1, the U.S. Soybean Export Council says, with more Chinese purchases likely still ahead. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., AGCO Corporation, DowDuPont Inc., … read more...

Soybean futures fall 1.6%, as China purchase barely dents huge U.S. stockpile

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 11:40:46:000

China has purchased 1.5M-2M metric tons of U.S. soybeans over 24 hours, with shipments expected to occur sometime during Q1, the U.S. Soybean Export Council says, with more Chinese purchases likely still ahead. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., AGCO Corporation, DowDuPont Inc., … read more...

Soybean futures fall 1.6%, as China purchase barely dents huge U.S. stockpile

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 11:40:46:000

China has purchased 1.5M-2M metric tons of U.S. soybeans over 24 hours, with shipments expected to occur sometime during Q1, the U.S. Soybean Export Council says, with more Chinese purchases likely still ahead. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., AGCO Corporation, DowDuPont Inc., … read more...

Reuters: China makes first big buy of U.S. soybeans since Trump-Xi meeting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-12 14:43:11:000

Grain traders say Chinese state-owned companies bought at least 500K metric tons of soybeans from U.S. producers, in China's first major soybean purchase since Pres. Trump and Pres. Xi met earlier this month, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., AGCO Corporation, Do… read more...

John And Jane's October Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-12 08:18:41:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 13th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio. While this is the 13th month since I started managing the portfolio, it is only the 11th month of the 2018 calendar year, so we still have one more month before we can get… read more...

Ten Top Dividend Aristocrats Net Large Gains Per Broker December Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-08 15:56:20:000

Source: YCharts.com Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted 14.46% To 23.03% Net Gains To December, 2019 Five of the 10 top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray i… read more...

Ten Top Dividend Aristocrats Net Large Gains Per Broker December Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-08 15:56:20:000

Source: YCharts.com Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted 14.46% To 23.03% Net Gains To December, 2019 Five of the 10 top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray i… read more...

Ten Top Dividend Aristocrats Net Large Gains Per Broker December Targets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-08 15:56:20:000

Source: YCharts.com Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted 14.46% To 23.03% Net Gains To December, 2019 Five of the 10 top Aristocrats by yield were verified as being among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray i… read more...

Analysts' Corner Is Launched - A Service Empowering Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-06 10:30:00:000

Editors' Note: This article is meant to introduce Robert Honeywill's Marketplace service, Analysts' Corner . I Am Excited To Launch Analysts' Corner Analysts' Corner provides the means to fundamentally change the information available to retail investors, to guide their share buying dec… read more...

Analysts' Corner Is Launched - A Service Empowering Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-06 10:30:00:000

Editors' Note: This article is meant to introduce Robert Honeywill's Marketplace service, Analysts' Corner . I Am Excited To Launch Analysts' Corner Analysts' Corner provides the means to fundamentally change the information available to retail investors, to guide their share buying dec… read more...

Ethanol Falls To A Record Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel, and in the United States, corn is the primary ingredient in the energy commodity that refiners blend with the gasoline that powers our automobiles. While the mixture contains around 90% oil-based gasoline and 10% ethanol, the Trump administration recently lifted the ban o… read more...

Dividend Aristocrat Performance: November 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-04 11:58:23:000

Dividend growth investing is one of my " 5 Ways to Beat the Market ". The Dividend Aristocrats ( NOBL ), S&P 500 constituent companies that have successfully increased their dividends for at least 25 years have outperformed the S&P 500 on both an absolute and risk-adjusted basis over t… read more...

Trump bump for agriculture/farming stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-03 08:32:06:000

"Farmers will be a a very BIG and FAST beneficiary of our deal with China. They intend to start purchasing agricultural product immediately," President Trump wrote on Twitter. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., AGCO Corporation, Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc., Stocks on the mov… read more...

EPA finalizes renewable fuels volumes for 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-30 14:21:44:000

U.S. refiners will be required to blend 19.92B gallons of renewable fuel into the domestic transportation fuel supply in 2019, with conventional ethanol blending holding steady for the third year in a row at 15B gallons while advanced ethanol blending rises 15% Y/Y. More news on: Valero En… read more...

EPA finalizes renewable fuels volumes for 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-30 14:21:44:000

U.S. refiners will be required to blend 19.92B gallons of renewable fuel into the domestic transportation fuel supply in 2019, with conventional ethanol blending holding steady for the third year in a row at 15B gallons while advanced ethanol blending rises 15% Y/Y. More news on: Valero En… read more...

EPA finalizes renewable fuels volumes for 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-30 14:21:44:000

U.S. refiners will be required to blend 19.92B gallons of renewable fuel into the domestic transportation fuel supply in 2019, with conventional ethanol blending holding steady for the third year in a row at 15B gallons while advanced ethanol blending rises 15% Y/Y. More news on: Valero En… read more...

Reuters: EPA raises advanced biofuel mandate for 2019, ethanol held steady

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-29 14:34:45:000

The Environmental Protection Agency has lifted its annual blending mandate for advanced biofuels by 15% for 2019, while keeping steady the requirement for conventional biofuels such as corn-based ethanol, Reuters reports, citing an agency document. More news on: Valero Energy Corporation… read more...

EPA refinery biofuel waiver program reportedly on hold pending review

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 12:58:27:000

The Trump Administration has temporarily frozen the program that can exempt small oil refineries in financial distress from U.S. biofuels law, Reuters reports. More news on: Valero Energy Corporation, PBF Energy, CVR Energy, Inc., Energy stocks news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Jane's October Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-27 15:35:06:000

Investment Thesis October marks the eighth month that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Up to this point, Jane's retirement accounts from January 1st to September 30th of 2018 have demonstrated the following inc… read more...

The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors: Stability In A Volatile Period

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-20 12:05:03:000

At the beginning of this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to show how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. A focus on the long-term, no trading and stable investments are three cornerstones of my approach. Let u… read more...

The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors: Stability In A Volatile Period

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-20 12:05:03:000

At the beginning of this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to show how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. A focus on the long-term, no trading and stable investments are three cornerstones of my approach. Let u… read more...

The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors: Stability In A Volatile Period

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-20 12:05:03:000

At the beginning of this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to show how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. A focus on the long-term, no trading and stable investments are three cornerstones of my approach. Let u… read more...

Tracking George Soros's Portfolio - Q3 2018 Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-19 07:10:02:000

This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to George Soross 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on George Soross regulatory 13F Form filed on 11/14/2018. Please visit our Tracking Soros Fund Management Holdings ar… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Risk And Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 10:18:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland: Zombie Company? In his article " Dividend-Option Premium Arbitrage: E.I.I. Top Idea For Today ," Richard Berger describes Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) as follows: This company is a near zombie and a long time Dividend Aristocrat. For now, it has a sustainable… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Risk And Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 10:18:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland: Zombie Company? In his article " Dividend-Option Premium Arbitrage: E.I.I. Top Idea For Today ," Richard Berger describes Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) as follows: This company is a near zombie and a long time Dividend Aristocrat. For now, it has a sustainable… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Risk And Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 10:18:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland: Zombie Company? In his article " Dividend-Option Premium Arbitrage: E.I.I. Top Idea For Today ," Richard Berger describes Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) as follows: This company is a near zombie and a long time Dividend Aristocrat. For now, it has a sustainable… read more...

The Impact Of Dividend Increases Through September Of 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 04:30:00:000

When talking about dividend increases, this is us talking about dividend investing, at its finest! Given another quarter-end had recently passed, I wanted to reflect on what occurred over the last 9 months. I do not mean just any old reflection, but I am going to be specifically talking about … read more...

The Impact Of Dividend Increases Through September Of 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 04:30:00:000

When talking about dividend increases, this is us talking about dividend investing, at its finest! Given another quarter-end had recently passed, I wanted to reflect on what occurred over the last 9 months. I do not mean just any old reflection, but I am going to be specifically talking about … read more...

The Impact Of Dividend Increases Through September Of 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-16 04:30:00:000

When talking about dividend increases, this is us talking about dividend investing, at its finest! Given another quarter-end had recently passed, I wanted to reflect on what occurred over the last 9 months. I do not mean just any old reflection, but I am going to be specifically talking about … read more...

ADM Recognized for Outstanding Sustainability Leadership

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-15 11:00:00:000

Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture has awarded its 2018 Collaboration of the Year Award to Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), General Mills and Agrible for their work on the Southern Plains Wheat Fieldprint Project, which helps farmers in Kansas, Oklahom… read more...

Associated British Foods A Cautious Buy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-13 07:00:00:000

Not Much Glitz or Glamour In my previous articles on Associated British Foods plc ADR ( ASBFY) (LON: ABF ), investors were encouraged to Buy on a price slump. Shares fell from a high of $41.44 to the September 2018 52-week low of $29.35 per share. Now the share price is topping $34, abou… read more...

Associated British Foods A Cautious Buy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-13 07:00:00:000

Not Much Glitz or Glamour In my previous articles on Associated British Foods plc ADR ( ASBFY) (LON: ABF ), investors were encouraged to Buy on a price slump. Shares fell from a high of $41.44 to the September 2018 52-week low of $29.35 per share. Now the share price is topping $34, abou… read more...

The Ethanol Sector's Catch-22

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 11:46:51:000

The share prices of independent U.S. ethanol producers Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ), Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX ), and REX American Resources ( REX ) are all in positive territory for the month of November to date (see figure). This is a notable accomplishment given their weakness in recent m… read more...

Betting On Tejon Ranch (Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 09:21:31:000

Tejon Ranch Co. ( TRC ) owns the largest piece of private property in the state of California, encompassing 270,000 acres. The company has moved beyond its core agribusiness activities of farming and cattle ranching into residential real estate development and industrial warehousing. TRC has b… read more...

Ethanol producers bemoan trade war, say China needed to wipe out glut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-09 19:11:37:000

U.S. ethanol producers painted a bleak picture in quarterly filings and analyst calls this week, detailing how the industry has been hit by the U.S.-China trade war with China and biofuels management policies they say have tilted toward oil refiners. More news on: Green Plains Inc., Paci… read more...

Ethanol producers bemoan trade war, say China needed to wipe out glut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-09 19:11:37:000

U.S. ethanol producers painted a bleak picture in quarterly filings and analyst calls this week, detailing how the industry has been hit by the U.S.-China trade war with China and biofuels management policies they say have tilted toward oil refiners. More news on: Green Plains Inc., Paci… read more...

John And Jane's October Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-09 15:43:35:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 12th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio and continued to discuss the dividend raises that continue to benefit the income produced by the portfolio. Recently, I've been so busy that I completely forgot that October … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland deal hunts in Argentina

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-09 07:49:42:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) has made an approach to Argentine soy crusher Molinos Agro about buying the company's livestock feed and soyoil manufacturing plant, sources tell Reuters. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland declares $0.335 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-08 12:00:17:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declares $0.335/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Dividend News, Read more … read more...

ADM Directors Declare Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-08 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 33.5 cents per share on the companys common stock payable on Dec. 14, 2018, to shareholders of record on Nov. 23, 2018. This is ADMs 348th consecutive quarterly payment,… read more...

ADM: While You Might Want To Cut Back On Fuel, They Don't

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-07 20:02:13:000

This article has been written by Olivier Glinas for Dividend Stocks Rock. Archer Daniel Midlands ( ADM ) might not be known by everyone since it is quite a middleman. A company transforming grains and processing foods isnt the first subject to come up in a tra… read more...

Strong Open After Midterm Forecast Consensus Proves Correct (Wall Street Breakfast Podcast)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-07 07:30:17:000

Today's top stories: Strong open after midterm forecast consensus proves correct; elections dim chances for Trump fiscal initiative; and big oil celebrates political victories. If you are interested in listening to Wall Street Breakfast to start your day, look for us in the following … read more...

Wall Street Breakfast: Traders Cheer Midterm Results

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-07 06:54:50:000

Listen on the go! A daily podcast of Wall Street Breakfast will be available by 8:00 a.m. on iTunes , Stitcher and SoundCloud (click the highlighted links). U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a strong opening on Wall Street after the baseline consensus forecast for… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 13:49:25:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q3 2018 Earnings Call November 06, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Victoria de la Huerga - Archer Daniels Midland Company Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts Cornell R. Burnette - C… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 10:15:27:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q3 earnings Read more … read more...

Interactive Brokers - U.S. Fixed Income Calendar: The Week Ahead

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 10:00:52:000

Interactive Brokers senior market analyst Steven Levine provides some highlights for what to look for in the week beginning November 5. Note : This material was originally published on IBKR Traders' Insight on November 5, 2018. The analysis in this material is provided for i… read more...

Bottom line improvement at Archer Daniels Midland

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 07:23:50:000

Shares of Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) are on watch after the company sails past Q3 profit estimates. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Earnings news and commentary, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland beats by $0.09, beats on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 07:01:19:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q3 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.92 beats by $0.09 ; GAAP EPS of $0.94 beats by $0.08 . More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, Read more … read more...

ADM Reports Third Quarter Earnings of $0.94 per Share, $0.92 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-06 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $536 million, up significantly year over year Trailing four-quarter ROIC of 8.3 percent, more than 200 bps over WACC Growing benefits from strategic actions lead to confidence in ongoing earnings growth Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today r… read more...

Notable earnings before Tuesday's open

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-05 17:30:09:000

AAC , ABC , ADM , AES , AFI , ANIP , APD , AVNS , BCC , BCPC , BDX , BHC , BIOS , BLD , BR , CORE , CTLT , CVS , ELAN , EMES , EMR , ETM , EXPD , FI , FRTA , FSS , GCP , GLDD , GLT , GOGO , GTN , GTX , HAE , HPT , HSIC , IONS , IRWD , JELD , JLL , KEYW… read more...

ADM Named Leader in Board and Executive Leadership Diversity

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-01 12:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized for its diversity at the board and executive levels by The Rising Tides , a consulting firm focused on improving the workplace for women and minorities. The Rising Tides published a report today that analyzed the composition… read more...

ADM Named Leader in Board and Executive Leadership Diversity

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-01 12:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized for its diversity at the board and executive levels by The Rising Tides , a consulting firm focused on improving the workplace for women and minorities. The Rising Tides published a report today that analyzed the composition… read more...

ADM Named Leader in Board and Executive Leadership Diversity

via: Business Wire at 2018-11-01 12:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized for its diversity at the board and executive levels by The Rising Tides , a consulting firm focused on improving the workplace for women and minorities. The Rising Tides published a report today that analyzed the composition… read more...

Jane's September Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-01 09:59:36:000

Investment Thesis September marks the seventh month that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to August 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characterist… read more...

Jane's September Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-01 09:59:36:000

Investment Thesis September marks the seventh month that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to August 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characterist… read more...

Jane's September Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-01 09:59:36:000

Investment Thesis September marks the seventh month that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to August 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characterist… read more...

ADM and Cargill to help farmers achieve greater profitability with Grainbridge technology joint venture

via: PR Newswire at 2018-10-29 17:53:00:000

CHICAGO and MINNEAPOLIS , Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and Cargill , Incorporated, have agreed to form a technology joint venture, Grainbridge LLC. The joint venture intends to provide grain marketing decision support, e-commerce and a… read more...

ADM and Cargill to help farmers achieve greater profitability with Grainbridge technology joint venture

via: PR Newswire at 2018-10-29 17:53:00:000

CHICAGO and MINNEAPOLIS , Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and Cargill , Incorporated, have agreed to form a technology joint venture, Grainbridge LLC. The joint venture intends to provide grain marketing decision support, e-commerce and a… read more...

ADM and Cargill to help farmers achieve greater profitability with Grainbridge technology joint venture

via: PR Newswire at 2018-10-29 17:53:00:000

CHICAGO and MINNEAPOLIS , Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and Cargill , Incorporated, have agreed to form a technology joint venture, Grainbridge LLC. The joint venture intends to provide grain marketing decision support, e-commerce and a… read more...

What's Wrong With Ethanol?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-29 06:30:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel which decreases the dependence on fossil fuels and hydrocarbons. Global warming and international efforts to curb pollution have increased the popularity and usage of ethanol which continues to rise around the world. In the United States, gasoline for use in automobiles … read more...

What's Wrong With Ethanol?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-29 06:30:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel which decreases the dependence on fossil fuels and hydrocarbons. Global warming and international efforts to curb pollution have increased the popularity and usage of ethanol which continues to rise around the world. In the United States, gasoline for use in automobiles … read more...

What's Wrong With Ethanol?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-29 06:30:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel which decreases the dependence on fossil fuels and hydrocarbons. Global warming and international efforts to curb pollution have increased the popularity and usage of ethanol which continues to rise around the world. In the United States, gasoline for use in automobiles … read more...

ADM and other top grain traders partner to digitize global trades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-25 18:19:30:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ), Bunge (NYSE: BG ), Cargill and Louis Dreyfus say they will work together to standardize and digitize international grain trades using technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence, in an effort to replace a system that relies on paper cont… read more...

ADM and other top grain traders partner to digitize global trades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-25 18:19:30:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ), Bunge (NYSE: BG ), Cargill and Louis Dreyfus say they will work together to standardize and digitize international grain trades using technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence, in an effort to replace a system that relies on paper cont… read more...

ADM and other top grain traders partner to digitize global trades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-25 18:19:30:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ), Bunge (NYSE: BG ), Cargill and Louis Dreyfus say they will work together to standardize and digitize international grain trades using technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence, in an effort to replace a system that relies on paper cont… read more...

Agribusinesses Seek to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-25 07:00:00:000

Driven by opportunities to increase transparency and efficiency for customers, global agribusinesses are turning to emerging digital technologies including blockchain and artificial intelligence options to reduce resource- and time-intensive processes associated with the gl… read more...

Agribusinesses Seek to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-25 07:00:00:000

Driven by opportunities to increase transparency and efficiency for customers, global agribusinesses are turning to emerging digital technologies including blockchain and artificial intelligence options to reduce resource- and time-intensive processes associated with the gl… read more...

Agribusinesses Seek to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-25 07:00:00:000

Driven by opportunities to increase transparency and efficiency for customers, global agribusinesses are turning to emerging digital technologies including blockchain and artificial intelligence options to reduce resource- and time-intensive processes associated with the gl… read more...

New Sulfate Of Potash Projects: Should Compass Minerals And Intrepid Potash Be Worried?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-24 13:20:46:000

In a previous article , we reviewed the dynamics of the Muriate of Potash ((MOP)) market. Some crops, however, cannot bear the high chloride content of MOP, and require the application of Sulfate of Potash ((SOP)) or other chloride-free fertilizers. In the U.S., Compass Minerals ( CMP ) and… read more...

Dividend-Option Premium Arbitrage: E.I.I. Top Idea For Today

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-24 09:16:12:000

An Engineered Income Investing Top Idea High yield at very low risk will make you want to roar like a lion. Today, I will briefly discuss the Dividend-Option Premium Arbitrage strategy I have developed to do just this and present a trade to do so using actual market numbers for Archer Daniel… read more...

Ethanol's Bloodbath

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-22 18:29:23:000

China increased its import duties on U.S. ethanol to 70 percent on July 6 th . As a result, exports to China have dried-up. The U.S. ethanol market had already been suffering from a build-up of overcapacity, but now the market is glutted. To understand just how dire the current operating… read more...

Ethanol's Bloodbath

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-22 18:29:23:000

China increased its import duties on U.S. ethanol to 70 percent on July 6 th . As a result, exports to China have dried-up. The U.S. ethanol market had already been suffering from a build-up of overcapacity, but now the market is glutted. To understand just how dire the current operating… read more...

EPA expects new fuel economy rule by March, E15 rule by May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 19:18:10:000

The Environmental Protection Agency aims to adopt final rules for auto fuel economy standards by March and year-round sales of higher ethanol blends by May, according to a regulatory agenda released today by the Trump administration. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc…. read more...

EPA expects new fuel economy rule by March, E15 rule by May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 19:18:10:000

The Environmental Protection Agency aims to adopt final rules for auto fuel economy standards by March and year-round sales of higher ethanol blends by May, according to a regulatory agenda released today by the Trump administration. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc…. read more...

EPA expects new fuel economy rule by March, E15 rule by May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 19:18:10:000

The Environmental Protection Agency aims to adopt final rules for auto fuel economy standards by March and year-round sales of higher ethanol blends by May, according to a regulatory agenda released today by the Trump administration. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc…. read more...

Plan to expand ethanol sales would have limited impact, analysts say

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 12:38:44:000

Analysts say the Trump administrations plan to allow year-round sales of higher-grade corn ethanol would have limited impact on the depressed U.S. ethanol market, with record supplies and prices for the fuel hovering near the lowest in a decade. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, I… read more...

Plan to expand ethanol sales would have limited impact, analysts say

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 12:38:44:000

Analysts say the Trump administrations plan to allow year-round sales of higher-grade corn ethanol would have limited impact on the depressed U.S. ethanol market, with record supplies and prices for the fuel hovering near the lowest in a decade. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, I… read more...

Plan to expand ethanol sales would have limited impact, analysts say

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 12:38:44:000

Analysts say the Trump administrations plan to allow year-round sales of higher-grade corn ethanol would have limited impact on the depressed U.S. ethanol market, with record supplies and prices for the fuel hovering near the lowest in a decade. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, I… read more...

ADM to Release Third Quarter Financial Results Nov. 6, 2018

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-16 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the third quarter of 2018 before the market opens on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. The company will host a webcast at 8 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results and provide a company update. A slide presentation wil… read more...

ADM to Release Third Quarter Financial Results Nov. 6, 2018

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-16 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the third quarter of 2018 before the market opens on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. The company will host a webcast at 8 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results and provide a company update. A slide presentation wil… read more...

ADM to Release Third Quarter Financial Results Nov. 6, 2018

via: Business Wire at 2018-10-16 11:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the third quarter of 2018 before the market opens on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. The company will host a webcast at 8 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results and provide a company update. A slide presentation wil… read more...

Protect Your Portfolio And Increase Returns By Focusing On Earnings Trends

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 00:50:49:000

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. There is an almost infinite amount of variables to consider when making investment decisions. However, the smart thing to do is focusing on the variables that can have a stronger impact on your returns and risk in the market. At the end of the day, … read more...

No, U.S. Ethanol Production Is Not About To Increase By 6+ Billion Gallons

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-13 09:30:00:000

This week's announcement by President Donald Trump that his administration is moving forward with a rule change that will allow E15 (15 vol% blends of ethanol with gasoline) to be sold year-round in the U.S. has sparked an impressive bout of volatility among independent ethanol producers Gr… read more...

No, U.S. Ethanol Production Is Not About To Increase By 6+ Billion Gallons

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-13 09:30:00:000

This week's announcement by President Donald Trump that his administration is moving forward with a rule change that will allow E15 (15 vol% blends of ethanol with gasoline) to be sold year-round in the U.S. has sparked an impressive bout of volatility among independent ethanol producers Gr… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio - October Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 05:32:39:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio - October Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 05:32:39:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio - October Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 05:32:39:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

John And Jane's September Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-09 12:44:27:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 11th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio and continued to discuss the dividend raises that continue to benefit the income produced by the portfolio. I have to admit that I am pretty excited to see the final result… read more...

Dividend Income Update September 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-09 05:53:35:000

The beginning of every month is exciting for all dividend income investors as we look back at the previous month and see how much passive dividend income our portfolios generated. No doubt, these are the best posts to write and read online as it only provides further proof that dividend invest… read more...

Pacific Ethanol +24% as Trump set to unveil pro-ethanol measure

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 10:47:32:000

Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX +23.9% ) skyrockets on heightened expectations that Pres. Trump will announce the lifting of a federal ban on summer sales of higher-ethanol blends of gasoline tomorrow. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Renewable Energy Group, Inc, Energy s… read more...

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q3 2018 Summary

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-07 14:02:42:000

Introduction It's time to summarize another quarter. This quarter was another mediocre quarter for me. I have been lagging the S&P 500 this entire year, and this quarter was no different. The total return in Q3 was 1.2% lower than the S&P 500. While it's not my ultimate benchmark, I … read more...

Stocks To Watch: Spotlight On Banks, Google Hardware And IPOs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-06 09:28:42:000

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. Banks and interest rates are set to dominate the discussion next week after Treasur… read more...

Reject RVP waiver for ethanol-based fuels, senators tell Trump

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-05 17:30:47:000

A bipartisan group of 20 U.S. senators urges Pres. Trump not to move forward with a plan to waive Reid Vapor Pressure volatility rules and allow the year-round sale of gasoline with a 15% ethanol blend nationwide. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Pla… read more...

PII Dividend Growth Portfolio - 66 Holdings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-05 14:33:11:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Passive Income Investor as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more T… read more...

Reuters: Trump to visit Iowa next week to announce pro-ethanol measure

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-02 18:58:23:000

Pres. Trump is expected to visit Iowa next week to deliver on a promise to l ift a summer ban on higher ethanol blends of gasoline , Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Reuters: Trump to visit Iowa next week to announce pro-ethanol measure

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-02 18:58:23:000

Pres. Trump is expected to visit Iowa next week to deliver on a promise to l ift a summer ban on higher ethanol blends of gasoline , Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Reuters: Trump to visit Iowa next week to announce pro-ethanol measure

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-02 18:58:23:000

Pres. Trump is expected to visit Iowa next week to deliver on a promise to l ift a summer ban on higher ethanol blends of gasoline , Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Corn, soybean prices rally to multi-week highs on new NAFTA pact

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-01 18:02:24:000

Prices for agriculture commodities rallied today following news of the trade deal between the U.S., Canada and Mexico, providing a brief distraction from expectations for a bumper harvest that recently sent prices lower. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Tyson Foods Inc., Invesc… read more...

Corn, soybean prices rally to multi-week highs on new NAFTA pact

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-01 18:02:24:000

Prices for agriculture commodities rallied today following news of the trade deal between the U.S., Canada and Mexico, providing a brief distraction from expectations for a bumper harvest that recently sent prices lower. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Tyson Foods Inc., Invesc… read more...

Corn, soybean prices rally to multi-week highs on new NAFTA pact

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-01 18:02:24:000

Prices for agriculture commodities rallied today following news of the trade deal between the U.S., Canada and Mexico, providing a brief distraction from expectations for a bumper harvest that recently sent prices lower. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Tyson Foods Inc., Invesc… read more...

Forget Irrelevant Valuations, Returns Based Investing Is A Better Approach

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 17:52:04:000

The Debate About Valuation Chuck Carnevale and I have been engaged in a friendly debate on what is important in a share buying decision. It revolves around using P/E ratios as a guide to determining whether shares are over or under-valued in relation to the current share price. I believe we … read more...

Forget Irrelevant Valuations, Returns Based Investing Is A Better Approach

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 17:52:04:000

The Debate About Valuation Chuck Carnevale and I have been engaged in a friendly debate on what is important in a share buying decision. It revolves around using P/E ratios as a guide to determining whether shares are over or under-valued in relation to the current share price. I believe we … read more...

Forget Irrelevant Valuations, Returns Based Investing Is A Better Approach

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 17:52:04:000

The Debate About Valuation Chuck Carnevale and I have been engaged in a friendly debate on what is important in a share buying decision. It revolves around using P/E ratios as a guide to determining whether shares are over or under-valued in relation to the current share price. I believe we … read more...

Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 15:27:55:000

Investment Thesis August marks the six months that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to July 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characteristics: T… read more...

Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 15:27:55:000

Investment Thesis August marks the six months that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to July 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characteristics: T… read more...

Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 15:27:55:000

Investment Thesis August marks the six months that Jane's retirement (Traditional and Roth IRAs) have been established and received a steady flow of dividend income. Jane's retirement account from February 1st to July 31st of 2018 have demonstrated the following income characteristics: T… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Matopiba Sourcing Could Link Company To Deforestation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 08:25:56:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is a large multinational trader and processor of agricultural commodities. In 2017, it generated USD 60.8 billion in revenue and USD 1.6 billion in net profit and employed over 31,000 people. ADM owns more than 30 silos in Brazil, as well as 13 oilseeds proc… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Matopiba Sourcing Could Link Company To Deforestation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 08:25:56:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is a large multinational trader and processor of agricultural commodities. In 2017, it generated USD 60.8 billion in revenue and USD 1.6 billion in net profit and employed over 31,000 people. ADM owns more than 30 silos in Brazil, as well as 13 oilseeds proc… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland: Matopiba Sourcing Could Link Company To Deforestation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 08:25:56:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM ) is a large multinational trader and processor of agricultural commodities. In 2017, it generated USD 60.8 billion in revenue and USD 1.6 billion in net profit and employed over 31,000 people. ADM owns more than 30 silos in Brazil, as well as 13 oilseeds proc… read more...

An A+ In Our Agricultural Portfolio: Archer Daniels Midland Co.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 01:09:16:000

The agricultural sector is an industry that stood out on our portfolio evaluation process as a sector that significantly lagged the overall economy. Returns and performance have disappointed, as the sector was a victim of trade war implications between the US (a global agricultural production … read more...

An A+ In Our Agricultural Portfolio: Archer Daniels Midland Co.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 01:09:16:000

The agricultural sector is an industry that stood out on our portfolio evaluation process as a sector that significantly lagged the overall economy. Returns and performance have disappointed, as the sector was a victim of trade war implications between the US (a global agricultural production … read more...

An A+ In Our Agricultural Portfolio: Archer Daniels Midland Co.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 01:09:16:000

The agricultural sector is an industry that stood out on our portfolio evaluation process as a sector that significantly lagged the overall economy. Returns and performance have disappointed, as the sector was a victim of trade war implications between the US (a global agricultural production … read more...

John And Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-13 08:12:35:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 10th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio and continued to discuss the dividend raises that continue to benefit the income produced by the portfolio. The story over the last month has remained consistent in tha… read more...

John And Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-13 08:12:35:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 10th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio and continued to discuss the dividend raises that continue to benefit the income produced by the portfolio. The story over the last month has remained consistent in tha… read more...

John And Jane's August Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-13 08:12:35:000

Investment Thesis This article marks the 10th month that I've been keeping track of John and Jane's Taxable portfolio and continued to discuss the dividend raises that continue to benefit the income produced by the portfolio. The story over the last month has remained consistent in tha… read more...

Reuters: ADM ramps up ethanol sales in Chicago, angering rivals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 18:44:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) has sold unusually high volumes of ethanol into the Chicago market since late last year as export markets dried up, driving down prices in the Midwest and angering rivals, Reuters reports, citing traders and regulatory data. More news on: Archer Daniel… read more...

Top Dividend Growth Stocks By Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 08:16:39:000

Last Saturday, I published the September edition of my 10 Dividend Growth Stocks series. The top-ranked stock this month is Comcast ( CMCSA ), one of five Consumer Discretionary sector stocks in the 10 top-ranked stocks. I rank a selection of the CCC stocks every month and present 10 s… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio September Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-10 06:59:58:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio originally started with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio September Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-10 06:59:58:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio originally started with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled… read more...

Is Ethanol A Buy?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-05 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel. In the United States corn is the primary ingredient in the production of ethanol. For decades, the ethanol mandate means that each time we fill up our tanks with gasoline, we are consuming the corn-based fuel. Corn is not the only agricultural crop that can be an ingredie… read more...

Is Ethanol A Buy?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-05 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel. In the United States corn is the primary ingredient in the production of ethanol. For decades, the ethanol mandate means that each time we fill up our tanks with gasoline, we are consuming the corn-based fuel. Corn is not the only agricultural crop that can be an ingredie… read more...

Is Ethanol A Buy?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-05 06:00:00:000

Ethanol is a biofuel. In the United States corn is the primary ingredient in the production of ethanol. For decades, the ethanol mandate means that each time we fill up our tanks with gasoline, we are consuming the corn-based fuel. Corn is not the only agricultural crop that can be an ingredie… read more...

Wheat Volatility Picks Up

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-03 06:00:00:000

The wheat market has been nothing short of a rollercoaster of volatility over the 2018 crop year. The trading range in the CBOT wheat futures market has been widening as it rose to new highs in early August and fell by almost 95 cents per bushel of over 15 percent later in the month. Wheat i… read more...

Wheat Volatility Picks Up

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-03 06:00:00:000

The wheat market has been nothing short of a rollercoaster of volatility over the 2018 crop year. The trading range in the CBOT wheat futures market has been widening as it rose to new highs in early August and fell by almost 95 cents per bushel of over 15 percent later in the month. Wheat i… read more...

Retirement: The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors Becomes 7 Months Old, New Position Opened

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 00:51:46:000

On the 25th of January this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to serve as an example of how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. This means that the portfolio recently became 7 months old. Though it is the long… read more...

Retirement: The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors Becomes 7 Months Old, New Position Opened

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 00:51:46:000

On the 25th of January this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to serve as an example of how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. This means that the portfolio recently became 7 months old. Though it is the long… read more...

Retirement: The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors Becomes 7 Months Old, New Position Opened

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 00:51:46:000

On the 25th of January this year, I started the future-proof portfolio for young investors to serve as an example of how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. This means that the portfolio recently became 7 months old. Though it is the long… read more...

Tyson's Slide Confirms That Tariffs Remain The Breakfast Of Losers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 09:53:43:000

Historically, caloric intake correlates closely with rising income. A further correlation links rising income with daily protein requirements being increasingly satisfied by the consumption of meat. Between 1980 and 2013 the per capital consumption of animal protein increased 426% in China, … read more...

Tyson's Slide Confirms That Tariffs Remain The Breakfast Of Losers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 09:53:43:000

Historically, caloric intake correlates closely with rising income. A further correlation links rising income with daily protein requirements being increasingly satisfied by the consumption of meat. Between 1980 and 2013 the per capital consumption of animal protein increased 426% in China, … read more...

Tyson's Slide Confirms That Tariffs Remain The Breakfast Of Losers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 09:53:43:000

Historically, caloric intake correlates closely with rising income. A further correlation links rising income with daily protein requirements being increasingly satisfied by the consumption of meat. Between 1980 and 2013 the per capital consumption of animal protein increased 426% in China, … read more...

Outperforming The Market By Following Earnings Revisions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 08:33:18:000

The stock market is a complex mechanism, and there is an almost infinite amount of variables to consider when making investment decisions. However, simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, and focusing on earnings revisions as a key return driver for both the market as a whole and individual… read more...

Outperforming The Market By Following Earnings Revisions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 08:33:18:000

The stock market is a complex mechanism, and there is an almost infinite amount of variables to consider when making investment decisions. However, simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, and focusing on earnings revisions as a key return driver for both the market as a whole and individual… read more...

Outperforming The Market By Following Earnings Revisions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 08:33:18:000

The stock market is a complex mechanism, and there is an almost infinite amount of variables to consider when making investment decisions. However, simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, and focusing on earnings revisions as a key return driver for both the market as a whole and individual… read more...

Jane's July Dividend Increases And Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-21 15:10:10:000

Investment Thesis July marks the fifth month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the Taxable Account, we did not start making significant changes to her retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there were a numb… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 48: The Best Way To Overcome Your Biggest Investing Problem

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-21 14:43:00:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. This … read more...

Wilmar: Value And Global Agriculture Exposure

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 15:32:18:000

Thesis As the US market remains elevated by a host of valuation metrics, be it regular PE, Shiller CAPE, or comparisons to other markets, I have intensified my search for overseas value. Today I would like to tell you about a company that has a low valuation, a strong and consistently prof… read more...

ADM Opens Technical Innovation Center in Shanghai

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 10:10:00:000

State-of-the-art facility to support development of innovative, on-trend, nutritious products to meet growing food and beverage demand in Asia-Pacific Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new regional office and state-of-the-art flavor and… read more...

ADM Opens Technical Innovation Center in Shanghai

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 10:10:00:000

State-of-the-art facility to support development of innovative, on-trend, nutritious products to meet growing food and beverage demand in Asia-Pacific Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new regional office and state-of-the-art flavor and… read more...

ADM Opens Technical Innovation Center in Shanghai

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 10:10:00:000

State-of-the-art facility to support development of innovative, on-trend, nutritious products to meet growing food and beverage demand in Asia-Pacific Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new regional office and state-of-the-art flavor and… read more...

ADM strengthens global footprint with acquisition of Brazilian oilseeds facilities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 09:53:43:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.9% ) announced it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets ofBrazil-basedAlgar Agro, including oilseeds processing facilities in Uberlndiaand Porto Franco. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Read mo… read more...

ADM strengthens global footprint with acquisition of Brazilian oilseeds facilities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 09:53:43:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.9% ) announced it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets ofBrazil-basedAlgar Agro, including oilseeds processing facilities in Uberlndiaand Porto Franco. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Read mo… read more...

ADM strengthens global footprint with acquisition of Brazilian oilseeds facilities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 09:53:43:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +0.9% ) announced it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets ofBrazil-basedAlgar Agro, including oilseeds processing facilities in Uberlndiaand Porto Franco. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Read mo… read more...

ADM Strengthens Global Footprint with Acquisition of Brazilian Oilseeds Facilities

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 09:21:00:000

Addition of Algar Agro plants in Uberlndia and Porto Franco enhances ADMs position in important Brazilian meal and bottled oil markets Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets of Brazil-bas… read more...

ADM Strengthens Global Footprint with Acquisition of Brazilian Oilseeds Facilities

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 09:21:00:000

Addition of Algar Agro plants in Uberlndia and Porto Franco enhances ADMs position in important Brazilian meal and bottled oil markets Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets of Brazil-bas… read more...

ADM Strengthens Global Footprint with Acquisition of Brazilian Oilseeds Facilities

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-16 09:21:00:000

Addition of Algar Agro plants in Uberlndia and Porto Franco enhances ADMs position in important Brazilian meal and bottled oil markets Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets of Brazil-bas… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 47: Overcoming Adversity And Soaring To New Heights

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-13 07:44:11:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. This … read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 47: Overcoming Adversity And Soaring To New Heights

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-13 07:44:11:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. This … read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 47: Overcoming Adversity And Soaring To New Heights

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-13 07:44:11:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. This … read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-11 03:27:00:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality, high-yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio originally started with the "Dividend Champions" as compile… read more...

High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-11 03:27:00:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality, high-yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio originally started with the "Dividend Champions" as compile… read more...

Agricultural Markets Pre-WASDE

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-09 13:59:24:000

The United States Department of Agriculture will release its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report on Friday, August 10 at noon EST. The August report will offer a clear view of crop progress through the midpoint of the 2018 growing season in the United States and across… read more...

Agricultural Markets Pre-WASDE

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-09 13:59:24:000

The United States Department of Agriculture will release its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report on Friday, August 10 at noon EST. The August report will offer a clear view of crop progress through the midpoint of the 2018 growing season in the United States and across… read more...

Are Tariffs Good Or Bad News For Archer Daniels Midland?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-09 06:30:00:000

The trade dispute going on these days between the United States and China has not been kind to the agricultural markets in the United States. The U.S. slapped $50 billion in tariffs on China, and the Chinese retaliated with a proportionate response. Last week, President Trump ordered his trade… read more...

Are Tariffs Good Or Bad News For Archer Daniels Midland?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-09 06:30:00:000

The trade dispute going on these days between the United States and China has not been kind to the agricultural markets in the United States. The U.S. slapped $50 billion in tariffs on China, and the Chinese retaliated with a proportionate response. Last week, President Trump ordered his trade… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 46: More Concentrated Portfolio Is Off To A Great Start

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-06 21:14:49:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. Thi… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 46: More Concentrated Portfolio Is Off To A Great Start

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-06 21:14:49:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. Thi… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland declares $0.335 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-02 10:12:57:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declares $0.335/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Dividend News, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland declares $0.335 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-02 10:12:57:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declares $0.335/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Dividend News, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland declares $0.335 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-02 10:12:57:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declares $0.335/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Dividend News, Read more … read more...

ADM Directors Declare Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-02 10:04:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 33.5 cents per share on the companys common stock payable on Sept. 6, 2018, to shareholders of record on Aug. 16, 2018. This is ADMs 347th consecutive quarterly payment,… read more...

ADM Directors Declare Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-02 10:04:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 33.5 cents per share on the companys common stock payable on Sept. 6, 2018, to shareholders of record on Aug. 16, 2018. This is ADMs 347th consecutive quarterly payment,… read more...

ADM Directors Declare Cash Dividend

via: Business Wire at 2018-08-02 10:04:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Companys (NYSE: ADM) Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of 33.5 cents per share on the companys common stock payable on Sept. 6, 2018, to shareholders of record on Aug. 16, 2018. This is ADMs 347th consecutive quarterly payment,… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 15:47:09:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q2 2018 Earnings Call July 31, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Victoria de la Huerga - Archer Daniels Midland Company Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts David Cristopher Driscoll -… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 15:47:09:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q2 2018 Earnings Call July 31, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Victoria de la Huerga - Archer Daniels Midland Company Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts David Cristopher Driscoll -… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 09:55:36:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q2 earnings Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2018 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 09:55:36:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2018 Q2 earnings Read more … read more...

Premarket Gainers as of 9:05 am (07/31/2018)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 09:20:57:000

NAKD +44% after striking Heidi Klum-CVS deal . More news on: Naked Brand Group Limited, HyreCar, AgEagle, Stocks on the move, , Read more … read more...

Premarket Gainers as of 9:05 am (07/31/2018)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 09:20:57:000

NAKD +44% after striking Heidi Klum-CVS deal . More news on: Naked Brand Group Limited, HyreCar, AgEagle, Stocks on the move, , Read more … read more...

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: PFE, PG, ADM, CBS, CMG & more

via: CNBC at 2018-07-31 07:59:00:000

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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: PFE, PG, ADM, CBS, CMG & more

via: CNBC at 2018-07-31 07:59:00:000

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Archer-Daniels Midland +5% after strong earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 07:48:45:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) tracks higher in early trading after the company tops Q2 estimates by a comfortable margin. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Earnings news and commentary, Stocks on the move, Read more … read more...

Archer-Daniels Midland +5% after strong earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 07:48:45:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) tracks higher in early trading after the company tops Q2 estimates by a comfortable margin. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Earnings news and commentary, Stocks on the move, Read more … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland beats by $0.25, beats on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 07:01:48:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q2 EPS of $1.02 beats by $0.25 . Revenue of $17.07B (+14.3% Y/Y) beats by $1.62B . Press Release More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, read more...

Archer Daniels Midland beats by $0.25, beats on revenue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-31 07:01:48:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ): Q2 EPS of $1.02 beats by $0.25 . Revenue of $17.07B (+14.3% Y/Y) beats by $1.62B . Press Release More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Earnings news and commentary, Consumer stocks news, read more...

ADM Reports Second Quarter Earnings of $1.00 per Share, $1.02 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-31 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $566 million; adjusted earnings per share up 79 percent Strong execution, robust global demand drove excellent performance across the business Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June30, 2018… read more...

ADM Reports Second Quarter Earnings of $1.00 per Share, $1.02 per Share on an Adjusted Basis

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-31 07:00:00:000

Net earnings of $566 million; adjusted earnings per share up 79 percent Strong execution, robust global demand drove excellent performance across the business Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June30, 2018… read more...

Notable earnings before Tuesday's open

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 17:30:30:000

ACCO , ADM , AGCO , AME , AMT , APTV , ARCH , ARNC , ASC , AWI , BP , CAMT , CEQP , CHTR , CIGI , CMCO , CMI , COMM , DORM , ECL , ERJ , ETN , FDP , FIS , FMS , FTS , GLT , HMC , HRS , HUN , I , IGT , INCY , IPGP , IRDM , JCI , LL , MAS , OSK , OXSQ ,… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 45: Time For Some Spring Cleaning

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 11:53:17:000

(Source: imgflip ) Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update, portfolio summary, stats, & watch lists. This is to avoid excessively long articles and maximize the utility to my readers. In… read more...

Update On ADM, Ethanol, And Agricultural Processing Spreads

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 06:45:00:000

We are now in the middle of the 2018 growing season for grains in the northern hemisphere. While in past years, the futures market in corn and other grains and oilseeds have focused like a laser on the weather conditions across the fertile plains of the U.S. at this time of the year, this year… read more...

Stocks bump higher as Trump reportedly wins EU trade concessions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 15:53:29:000

Stocks spike to highs of the day following a Dow Jones report that Pres. Trump has secured trade concessions from the European Union, including the import of more soybeans and possibly some liquefied natural gas: Dow +0.6% , S&P +0.9% , Nasdaq +1.1% . More news on: Archer Dan… read more...

Stocks bump higher as Trump reportedly wins EU trade concessions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 15:53:29:000

Stocks spike to highs of the day following a Dow Jones report that Pres. Trump has secured trade concessions from the European Union, including the import of more soybeans and possibly some liquefied natural gas: Dow +0.6% , S&P +0.9% , Nasdaq +1.1% . More news on: Archer Dan… read more...

Stocks bump higher as Trump reportedly wins EU trade concessions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 15:53:29:000

Stocks spike to highs of the day following a Dow Jones report that Pres. Trump has secured trade concessions from the European Union, including the import of more soybeans and possibly some liquefied natural gas: Dow +0.6% , S&P +0.9% , Nasdaq +1.1% . More news on: Archer Dan… read more...

Chinese Trade Tariffs Could Have A Positive Effect On Bunge's Upcoming Earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 09:02:07:000

Introduction Bunge is a processor and trader of agricultural goods. While the plunging prices of these goods because of Chinese trade tariffs might sound worrying to investors, it's actually not a problem, as they do not produce these raw goods. Even though Bunge is involved in a lot more … read more...

Chinese Trade Tariffs Could Have A Positive Effect On Bunge's Upcoming Earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 09:02:07:000

Introduction Bunge is a processor and trader of agricultural goods. While the plunging prices of these goods because of Chinese trade tariffs might sound worrying to investors, it's actually not a problem, as they do not produce these raw goods. Even though Bunge is involved in a lot more … read more...

Chinese Trade Tariffs Could Have A Positive Effect On Bunge's Upcoming Earnings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 09:02:07:000

Introduction Bunge is a processor and trader of agricultural goods. While the plunging prices of these goods because of Chinese trade tariffs might sound worrying to investors, it's actually not a problem, as they do not produce these raw goods. Even though Bunge is involved in a lot more … read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 44: 5 Important Charts All Investors Need To See

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-24 09:40:42:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland expands range of vanilla capabilities with agreement to acquire Rodelle

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-23 13:32:24:000

Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM -0.1% ) announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Rodelle Inc. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Read more … read more...

ADM Expands Range of Vanilla Capabilities with Agreement to Acquire Rodelle

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-23 13:15:00:000

Acquisition includes equity stake in farmer cooperative in Madagascar, part of the most extensive vertically integrated supply chain in the vanilla industry Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Rodelle Inc., a premi… read more...

ADM Animal Nutrition Recalls Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Cattle Tub

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-20 18:45:00:000

A specific lot of product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, could harm cattle ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), is recalling 200-pound tubs of Mintrate 36-15 Breed Right Tub cattle feed, product number 54549AAA… read more...

ADM Animal Nutrition Recalls Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Cattle Tub

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-20 18:45:00:000

A specific lot of product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, could harm cattle ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), is recalling 200-pound tubs of Mintrate 36-15 Breed Right Tub cattle feed, product number 54549AAA… read more...

ADM Animal Nutrition Recalls Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Cattle Tub

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-20 18:45:00:000

A specific lot of product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, could harm cattle ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), is recalling 200-pound tubs of Mintrate 36-15 Breed Right Tub cattle feed, product number 54549AAA… read more...

Jane's June Dividend Increases And Income - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 16:23:16:000

Investment Thesis June marks the fourth month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to her retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there were a num… read more...

Jane's June Dividend Increases And Income - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 16:23:16:000

Investment Thesis June marks the fourth month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to her retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there were a num… read more...

Jane's June Dividend Increases And Income - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 16:23:16:000

Investment Thesis June marks the fourth month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to her retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there were a num… read more...

Biofuel groups seek changes to EPA's small refinery waiver program

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-18 18:12:42:000

Biofuel groups urge the Environmental Protection Agency to either stop granting exemptions from U.S. biofuel laws to smaller oil refineries or force larger plants to make up the difference. More news on: HollyFrontier Corp., Valero Energy Corporation, PBF Energy, Energy stocks news, New… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 43: The 3 Essential Things All Investors Need To Get Rich

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-16 16:49:29:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 43: The 3 Essential Things All Investors Need To Get Rich

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-16 16:49:29:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 43: The 3 Essential Things All Investors Need To Get Rich

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-16 16:49:29:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

John And Jane: June Dividend Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-16 12:23:24:000

Investment Thesis June marks the eighth month that John and Jane have been receiving consistent dividend income from their Taxable portfolio. June was a slower month for the Taxable portfolio in that only two companies paid increased dividends. As a reminder for readers, I continue to us… read more...

John And Jane: June Dividend Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-16 12:23:24:000

Investment Thesis June marks the eighth month that John and Jane have been receiving consistent dividend income from their Taxable portfolio. June was a slower month for the Taxable portfolio in that only two companies paid increased dividends. As a reminder for readers, I continue to us… read more...

An under-the-radar defensive stock is quietly surging as safety plays make a comeback

via: CNBC at 2018-07-12 08:12:00:000

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An under-the-radar defensive stock is quietly surging as safety plays make a comeback

via: CNBC at 2018-07-12 08:12:00:000

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An under-the-radar defensive stock is quietly surging as safety plays make a comeback

via: CNBC at 2018-07-12 08:12:00:000

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Screening The Dividend Champions List For Bargains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 23:55:00:000

I ran my screen against the list of dividend champions from June 2018 , in order to identify bargains. The list of dividend champions includes companies that have managed to increase dividends to shareholders for at least 25 years in a row. The dividend champions list is more comprehensive… read more...

Screening The Dividend Champions List For Bargains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 23:55:00:000

I ran my screen against the list of dividend champions from June 2018 , in order to identify bargains. The list of dividend champions includes companies that have managed to increase dividends to shareholders for at least 25 years in a row. The dividend champions list is more comprehensive… read more...

Screening The Dividend Champions List For Bargains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 23:55:00:000

I ran my screen against the list of dividend champions from June 2018 , in order to identify bargains. The list of dividend champions includes companies that have managed to increase dividends to shareholders for at least 25 years in a row. The dividend champions list is more comprehensive… read more...

EPA discards plan to force U.S. refiners to blend more biofuels

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 14:18:08:000

The Environmental Protection Agency has abandoned a detailed plan that would have forced refiners to blend more biofuels into their gasoline and diesel to compensate for volumes likely to be exempted under the EPAs small refinery hardship waiver program. More news on: Pacific Eth… read more...

Did The Price Of Soybeans Find A Bottom?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 06:15:00:000

It has been a volatile year in the soybean futures market. The oilseed rallied in early March on a rally in the price of soybean meal because of drought conditions in Argentina during the heart of the South American growing season. However, the crop in Brazil was sufficient to calm supply fear… read more...

Fix Your Roof While The Sun Is Shining: The Dividend Aristocrats Are (Sorta) On Sale

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-11 01:51:05:000

A large number of articles on Seeking Alpha are dedicated to dividend growth investing, and one finds no shortage of articles exhorting investors to consider the Dividend Aristocrats. To Seeking Alpha readers, these stocks need no introduction, but as regular contributor Ploutos reminds us… read more...

ADM to Release Second Quarter Financial Results July 31, 2018

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-10 10:00:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the second quarter of 2018 before the market opens on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. The company will host a webcast at 8 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results and provide a company update. A slide presentation w… read more...

Dividend Income Update: June 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-09 06:45:01:000

The beginning of every month is exciting for all dividend income investors as we look back at the previous month and see how much passive dividend income our portfolios generated. No doubt, these are the best posts to write and read online as it only provides further proof that dividend invest… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 42: 3 Reasons A Perfect Jobs Report Spells Great News For Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-09 02:16:58:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

Dividend Champion Spotlight: Archer Daniels Midland Co.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-08 02:47:58:000

As a long term dividend growth investor, I tend to gravitate towards companies that fill a basic human need. Needs that rise in parallel with the population. Water, medicine, food - there are various companies in these industries throughout the list of dividend champions. The next stop on our … read more...

Oil refiners lose friend in Pruitt, biofuel groups say good riddance

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 18:36:44:000

Refiners lost a good friend with the departure of Scott Pruitt as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, and his absence could lead to higher prices of Renewable Identification Numbers, Credit Suisse analyst Mayank Gupta says. More news on: CVR Refining, LP, Andea… read more...

Oil refiners lose friend in Pruitt, biofuel groups say good riddance

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 18:36:44:000

Refiners lost a good friend with the departure of Scott Pruitt as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, and his absence could lead to higher prices of Renewable Identification Numbers, Credit Suisse analyst Mayank Gupta says. More news on: CVR Refining, LP, Andea… read more...

A Trade War With Canada Is The Last Thing That U.S. Ethanol Producers Need

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 13:53:12:000

The share prices of U.S. ethanol producers tumbled on Monday (see figure) after Canada announced a new wave of retaliatory import tariffs against American products over the weekend. Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ) led the decline, followed by Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX ), REX American Resources… read more...

A Trade War With Canada Is The Last Thing That U.S. Ethanol Producers Need

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 13:53:12:000

The share prices of U.S. ethanol producers tumbled on Monday (see figure) after Canada announced a new wave of retaliatory import tariffs against American products over the weekend. Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ) led the decline, followed by Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX ), REX American Resources… read more...

A Trade War With Canada Is The Last Thing That U.S. Ethanol Producers Need

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 13:53:12:000

The share prices of U.S. ethanol producers tumbled on Monday (see figure) after Canada announced a new wave of retaliatory import tariffs against American products over the weekend. Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ) led the decline, followed by Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX ), REX American Resources… read more...

A Trade War With Canada Is The Last Thing That U.S. Ethanol Producers Need

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 13:53:12:000

The share prices of U.S. ethanol producers tumbled on Monday (see figure) after Canada announced a new wave of retaliatory import tariffs against American products over the weekend. Green Plains, Inc. ( GPRE ) led the decline, followed by Pacific Ethanol ( PEIX ), REX American Resources… read more...

Book Review: 'Nourished Planet' Editor, Danielle Nierenberg, Island Press, 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 09:21:55:000

Nourished Planet, edited by Danielle Nierenberg is produced by the Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition Foundation ((BCFN)), a multi-national organization based in Italy. The book presents a wake-up call for all those still expecting business as usual! The books ch… read more...

Book Review: 'Nourished Planet' Editor, Danielle Nierenberg, Island Press, 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 09:21:55:000

Nourished Planet, edited by Danielle Nierenberg is produced by the Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition Foundation ((BCFN)), a multi-national organization based in Italy. The book presents a wake-up call for all those still expecting business as usual! The books ch… read more...

Book Review: 'Nourished Planet' Editor, Danielle Nierenberg, Island Press, 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 09:21:55:000

Nourished Planet, edited by Danielle Nierenberg is produced by the Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition Foundation ((BCFN)), a multi-national organization based in Italy. The book presents a wake-up call for all those still expecting business as usual! The books ch… read more...

Book Review: 'Nourished Planet' Editor, Danielle Nierenberg, Island Press, 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 09:21:55:000

Nourished Planet, edited by Danielle Nierenberg is produced by the Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition Foundation ((BCFN)), a multi-national organization based in Italy. The book presents a wake-up call for all those still expecting business as usual! The books ch… read more...

Beans Are Overdue For A Recovery

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 06:00:00:000

The price action in the soybean futures market has been ugly over recent weeks. The price of the oilseed plunged as the commodity found itself on the front lines of trade issues facing the world. Each year, China purchases approximately one-quarter of U.S. production of soybeans. However, the … read more...

Beans Are Overdue For A Recovery

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 06:00:00:000

The price action in the soybean futures market has been ugly over recent weeks. The price of the oilseed plunged as the commodity found itself on the front lines of trade issues facing the world. Each year, China purchases approximately one-quarter of U.S. production of soybeans. However, the … read more...

Beans Are Overdue For A Recovery

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 06:00:00:000

The price action in the soybean futures market has been ugly over recent weeks. The price of the oilseed plunged as the commodity found itself on the front lines of trade issues facing the world. Each year, China purchases approximately one-quarter of U.S. production of soybeans. However, the … read more...

Beans Are Overdue For A Recovery

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 06:00:00:000

The price action in the soybean futures market has been ugly over recent weeks. The price of the oilseed plunged as the commodity found itself on the front lines of trade issues facing the world. Each year, China purchases approximately one-quarter of U.S. production of soybeans. However, the … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) To Acquire Neovia And Probiotics International - Slideshow

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 14:22:50:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with this Read more … read more...

5%+ Dividend Yield Portfolio: Dividends Of Diversification (June 2018 Review)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 09:30:45:000

Outlook June was a relatively boring month for the markets with a gradual swell and drawback resulting in a modest less than 1% gain for the markets (and for me). However, Trump's trade tirade has the markets on edge (though I personally believe, as with most things Trump, that the rheto… read more...

ADM announces proposed deal for Neovia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 07:48:59:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) announces that it agreed to terms granting exclusivity in discussions to acquire animal rights nutrition business Neovia. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read more … read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 41: 3 Growing Economic Risks You Need To Be Aware Of

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 07:12:50:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

ADM Announces Proposed Acquisition of Neovia, Establishing a Premier Global Leader in Value-Added Animal Nutrition Solutions

via: Business Wire at 2018-07-02 06:16:00:000

1.535 billion addition marks another major milestone in the execution of ADMs strategic plan and portfolio transformation Addition of Neovia, a France-headquartered global provider of value-added animal nutrition solutions, offers geographic expansion on three contin… read more...

Grains 2nd-Quarter 2018 Review And The Outlook For Q3 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 06:00:00:000

Grain prices experienced the fifth straight year of bumper crops in the United States and around the world in 2017. A composite of the grain sector was down by 2.89% in 2016.The overall sector dropped by 14.48% in 2015 after falling 12.18% in 2014. In 2017, the sector posted a 6.03% gain despi… read more...

The Impact Of Dividend Increases Through June Of 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-01 09:34:01:000

Dividend investing at its finest! I thought now would be a great time to reflect on what has occurred over the last six months in the dividend income portfolio of mine. I do not mean just any old reflection, but I am going to be specifically talking about dividend increases and what the impact… read more...

ADM to buy U.K.'s Probiotics International for £185M

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-29 09:43:28:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) agrees to acquire U.K.-based Probiotics International, a provider of probiotic supplements for human, pet and production animal use, for 185M. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read… read more...

ADM to buy U.K.'s Probiotics International for £185M

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-29 09:43:28:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) agrees to acquire U.K.-based Probiotics International, a provider of probiotic supplements for human, pet and production animal use, for 185M. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Consumer stocks news, Merger & acquisition news, Read… read more...

ADM Expands Health & Wellness Capabilities With Agreement to Acquire Probiotics International Limited

via: Business Wire at 2018-06-29 06:15:00:000

Addition to ADMs existing health and wellness capabilities creates fully integrated probiotics and nutraceuticals business for consumer and commercial markets Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Probiotics … read more...

ADM Expands Health & Wellness Capabilities With Agreement to Acquire Probiotics International Limited

via: Business Wire at 2018-06-29 06:15:00:000

Addition to ADMs existing health and wellness capabilities creates fully integrated probiotics and nutraceuticals business for consumer and commercial markets Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Probiotics … read more...

Pacific Ethanol CEO fine with new renewable fuel standard, if it's enforced

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-27 22:56:13:000

Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ: PEIX )CEO Neil Koehler CEO sees both good and bad in the Environmental Protection Agencys proposed renewable fuel standard for 2019 that mandates 15B gallons of ethanol is blended into the U.S. fuel supply. More news on: Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Arc… read more...

EPA proposes 2019 biofuels requirements at 19.88B gallons, as expected

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 16:12:14:000

The Environmental Protection Agency proposes setting a biofuels blending mandate of 19.88B gallons for 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up 3% from a 2018 requirement of 19.29B gallons and in line with figures reported by news outlets last week . More news on: Archer Daniels Midla… read more...

EPA proposes 2019 biofuels requirements at 19.88B gallons, as expected

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 16:12:14:000

The Environmental Protection Agency proposes setting a biofuels blending mandate of 19.88B gallons for 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up 3% from a 2018 requirement of 19.29B gallons and in line with figures reported by news outlets last week . More news on: Archer Daniels Midla… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 40: How Dividend Stocks Could Save You A Fortune During The Next Market Crash

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 03:51:52:000

(source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my uniqu… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 40: How Dividend Stocks Could Save You A Fortune During The Next Market Crash

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 03:51:52:000

(source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my uniqu… read more...

Reuters: EPA to propose 19.88B-gallon biofuels mandate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 12:20:50:000

The Environmental Protection Agency will propose setting a 19.88B-gallon biofuels blending mandate in 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up ~3% from 2018, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on… read more...

Reuters: EPA to propose 19.88B-gallon biofuels mandate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 12:20:50:000

The Environmental Protection Agency will propose setting a 19.88B-gallon biofuels blending mandate in 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up ~3% from 2018, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on… read more...

Reuters: EPA to propose 19.88B-gallon biofuels mandate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 12:20:50:000

The Environmental Protection Agency will propose setting a 19.88B-gallon biofuels blending mandate in 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up ~3% from 2018, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on… read more...

Reuters: EPA to propose 19.88B-gallon biofuels mandate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 12:20:50:000

The Environmental Protection Agency will propose setting a 19.88B-gallon biofuels blending mandate in 2019 under the Renewable Fuel Standard, up ~3% from 2018, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Energy stocks news, News on… read more...

Reuters: U.S. renewable fuel credits surge on report of EPA action

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-20 16:39:00:000

U.S. renewable fuel credits jumped by a nickel to $0.28 today following a report that the Environmental Protection Agency may reallocate exempt ethanol gallons under its waiver program to other refiners, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., G… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 39: 3 Reasons You Should Avoid This Dangerous Type Of High-Yield Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-19 09:21:32:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique,… read more...

Jane's May Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-18 20:37:28:000

Investment Thesis May marks the third month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to her retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there were a num… read more...

Agricultural Commodities And The June WASDE Report

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-18 06:00:00:000

On Tuesday, June 12, while the world was watching the U.S. and North Korean leaders shake hands and sign a document of cooperation; farmers were waiting for the release of the June World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report. The June report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture co… read more...

High Dividend Champion Portfolio - June Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 08:57:31:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

High Dividend Champion Portfolio - June Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 08:57:31:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

High Dividend Champion Portfolio - June Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 08:57:31:000

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott's Investments. The goal is to capture quality high yield stocks with a history of raising dividends. The screening process for this portfolio starts with the "Dividend Champions" as compiled by DRIP Inv… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 38: Why The Stock Market Might Soar 22% In The Next 18 Months And Then Crash 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 05:31:25:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my uni… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 38: Why The Stock Market Might Soar 22% In The Next 18 Months And Then Crash 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 05:31:25:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my uni… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 38: Why The Stock Market Might Soar 22% In The Next 18 Months And Then Crash 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 05:31:25:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my uni… read more...

John And Jane: May Dividend Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-11 10:16:04:000

Investment Thesis May marks the seventh month that John and Jane have had a well-established concentration of stocks in their taxable portfolio. A total of seven stocks in the taxable portfolio delivered increased dividend payments during the month of May. As I continue to document John an… read more...

Retirement: The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors, Bought At A Market High, Is Reducing Its Losses

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-09 01:31:15:000

On the 25th of January 2018, I started the future-proof portfolio to serve as an example how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. In this portfolio, I am not focusing on dividend yield, but on future-proof companies and growth. Of course, it… read more...

Retirement: The Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors, Bought At A Market High, Is Reducing Its Losses

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-09 01:31:15:000

On the 25th of January 2018, I started the future-proof portfolio to serve as an example how young investors who are saving for their retirement can choose to distribute their funds. In this portfolio, I am not focusing on dividend yield, but on future-proof companies and growth. Of course, it… read more...

Biofuels revamp near collapse as Trump administration delays deal indefinitely

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 10:27:46:000

A tentative deal to overhaul U.S. biofuels policy reportedly is on the verge of collapse after the Trump administration indefinitely delayed an expected announcement of planned changes, under pressure from corn state lawmakers who worry the move would undermine demand for ethanol. More… read more...

Biofuels revamp near collapse as Trump administration delays deal indefinitely

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 10:27:46:000

A tentative deal to overhaul U.S. biofuels policy reportedly is on the verge of collapse after the Trump administration indefinitely delayed an expected announcement of planned changes, under pressure from corn state lawmakers who worry the move would undermine demand for ethanol. More… read more...

Biofuels revamp near collapse as Trump administration delays deal indefinitely

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 10:27:46:000

A tentative deal to overhaul U.S. biofuels policy reportedly is on the verge of collapse after the Trump administration indefinitely delayed an expected announcement of planned changes, under pressure from corn state lawmakers who worry the move would undermine demand for ethanol. More… read more...

Biofuel credits slump to five-year lows ahead of expected policy news

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 12:59:32:000

Prices of U.S. biofuels blending credits hit fresh five-year lows as expectations rise that the Trump administration soon will announce plans for an overhaul of the biofuels program, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Ener… read more...

Biofuel credits slump to five-year lows ahead of expected policy news

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 12:59:32:000

Prices of U.S. biofuels blending credits hit fresh five-year lows as expectations rise that the Trump administration soon will announce plans for an overhaul of the biofuels program, Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Green Plains Inc., Ener… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 36: To Get Rich First, You Need To Do One Very Important Thing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-28 03:20:40:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, ru… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 36: To Get Rich First, You Need To Do One Very Important Thing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-28 03:20:40:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, ru… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 36: To Get Rich First, You Need To Do One Very Important Thing

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-28 03:20:40:000

(Source: imgflip ) Introduction First let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, ru… read more...

The White House's Ethanol Compromise Comes To A Head

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 08:43:37:000

Reuters reported yesterday that senior officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], Department of Energy, and Department of Agriculture will meet this week to finalize the details of the ethanol compromise plan that the Trump administration oversaw earlier this month . T… read more...

The White House's Ethanol Compromise Comes To A Head

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 08:43:37:000

Reuters reported yesterday that senior officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], Department of Energy, and Department of Agriculture will meet this week to finalize the details of the ethanol compromise plan that the Trump administration oversaw earlier this month . T… read more...

The White House's Ethanol Compromise Comes To A Head

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 08:43:37:000

Reuters reported yesterday that senior officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], Department of Energy, and Department of Agriculture will meet this week to finalize the details of the ethanol compromise plan that the Trump administration oversaw earlier this month . T… read more...

The White House's Ethanol Compromise Comes To A Head

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 08:43:37:000

Reuters reported yesterday that senior officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], Department of Energy, and Department of Agriculture will meet this week to finalize the details of the ethanol compromise plan that the Trump administration oversaw earlier this month . T… read more...

BMO ag conference wrap: Nitrogen rally, M&A in Brazil, trade disputes

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-22 10:19:50:000

Among the hot topics at last week's BMOFarm to Market conference: Nitrogen prices are expected to continue to rally, Brazil may see M&A activity pick up, and trade disputes are pushing companies to look to South America for secure supplies. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 35: If You Want To Get Rich, Follow The Data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-22 02:21:53:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, meth… read more...

Soybean prices surge as U.S., China declare trade war truce

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 16:38:19:000

Soybeans surged to their strongest one-day gain in more than a month after the U.S. and China appeared to declare a truce - at least for now - in their trade dispute, sending soybeans for July delivery 2.7% higher to $10.25 in Chicago for their highest settlement since May 4. More news … read more...

US-China trade talks yield farming deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 07:52:43:000

"China has agreed to buy massive amounts of ADDITIONAL Farm/Agricultural Products - would be one of the best things to happen to our farmers in many years!" President Trump tweeted this morning as trade tensions eased between the U.S. and China. More news on: Deere & Company, Archer … read more...

Jane's April Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 18:13:02:000

Investment Thesis April marks the second month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to Jane's retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there are a … read more...

Jane's April Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 18:13:02:000

Investment Thesis April marks the second month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to Jane's retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there are a … read more...

Jane's April Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 18:13:02:000

Investment Thesis April marks the second month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to Jane's retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there are a … read more...

Jane's April Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 18:13:02:000

Investment Thesis April marks the second month that I have tracked Jane's dividend income from her Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, we did not start making significant changes to Jane's retirement accounts until after the first of the year. Because of this, there are a … read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 34: Why The Future Of Work Will Be Glorious

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 06:25:00:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, meth… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 34: Why The Future Of Work Will Be Glorious

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 06:25:00:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, meth… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 34: Why The Future Of Work Will Be Glorious

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 06:25:00:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, meth… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 34: Why The Future Of Work Will Be Glorious

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 06:25:00:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, meth… read more...

Stocks To Watch: A Fed Head Talks Crypto

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-12 09:16:17:000

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. Cryptocurrencies are in the spotlight this week during Blockchain Week in New York … read more...

Stocks To Watch: A Fed Head Talks Crypto

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-12 09:16:17:000

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. Cryptocurrencies are in the spotlight this week during Blockchain Week in New York … read more...

Reuters: Trump biofuel policy overhaul to include fewer refinery waivers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-11 17:35:18:000

The Trump administration will cut back the number of biofuels waivers the EPA can provide for small refineries and count ethanol exports toward federal biofuels usage quotas as part of a broad overhaul of U.S. renewable fuel policy , Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland C… read more...

Reuters: Trump biofuel policy overhaul to include fewer refinery waivers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-11 17:35:18:000

The Trump administration will cut back the number of biofuels waivers the EPA can provide for small refineries and count ethanol exports toward federal biofuels usage quotas as part of a broad overhaul of U.S. renewable fuel policy , Reuters reports. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland C… read more...

USDA forecasts record soybean exports even as China sees lower imports

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 19:25:57:000

U.S. soybean exports are forecast to break a record in the upcoming marketing year despite the potential for a trade war with top-buyer China, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said today, but traders expressed doubts about the outlook. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Bunge Li… read more...

USDA forecasts record soybean exports even as China sees lower imports

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 19:25:57:000

U.S. soybean exports are forecast to break a record in the upcoming marketing year despite the potential for a trade war with top-buyer China, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said today, but traders expressed doubts about the outlook. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Bunge Li… read more...

17 Upcoming Dividend Increases

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 11:56:12:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the NASDAQ . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Bloomberg: Parties to biofuel deal disagree on what's agreed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-09 14:25:43:000

A tentative deal on U.S. biofuel policy struck following a meeting between Trump administration officials and four senators would allow year-round sales of higher-ethanol E15 gasoline in exchange for possible policy changes to reduce compliance costs for refiners. More news on: Archer Da… read more...

Ethanol Patiently Waits As Policy Battles Rage

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-09 12:33:26:000

Ethanol producers have always been avid watchers of the corn planting season, inasmuch as it helps to determine how corn prices behave in the subsequent months. Even then, this year's planting has been the focus of a special amount of scrutiny given what's at stake for both U.S. ethanol produc… read more...

John And Jane - April Dividend Income Tracker - Taxable Account

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 15:59:39:000

Investment Thesis April marks the sixth month that John and Jane have had a well-established concentration of stocks in their taxable portfolio. A total of five stocks in the taxable portfolio delivered increased dividend payments during the month of April. As I continue to document John… read more...

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 33: A Priceless Buffett Strategy That Can Make You Rich

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 12:04:52:000

(Source: imgflip ) First, let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, time horizon, and personality traits. I am not recommending anyone mirror this portfolio, which is merely designed to show my unique, rule-based, … read more...

What Retirees Need To Consider Now That Market Volatility Is Back

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 11:41:14:000

Investment Thesis Volatility is something we must learn to accept as investors and the last two weeks has been a great reminder of how fast investor sentiment can change. This article is intended to examine volatility of the last week and how it compares to the volatility of the last two dec… read more...

Victory Formation Long/Short Portfolio Update - February 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 00:19:05:000

The Wall Street Survivor portfolio has outlined strong outperformance of the overall market and typical mutual fund during the sharp correction since late January. Since our last updated portfolio result on January 16th, the S&P 500 is down -5.5% in worth vs. the Victory Formation lo… read more...

Agricultural Commodities - Post The February WASDE

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 09:24:12:000

On Thursday, February 8, the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, or the WASDE. Each month, the USDA releases the report that contains valuable data on supplies from producing regions around the world. Market participants an… read more...

Agricultural Commodities - Post The February WASDE

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 09:24:12:000

On Thursday, February 8, the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, or the WASDE. Each month, the USDA releases the report that contains valuable data on supplies from producing regions around the world. Market participants an… read more...

Construct A Crash Resistant Income Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-11 09:00:00:000

The stock market volatility is back since the beginning of this month. Most market participants had become complacent during the last one year, as we had not seen a 3% intraday drawdown in more than a year. The SPDR S&P 500 Index ETF ( SPY ), which represents the S&P 500 Index, d… read more...

Construct A Crash Resistant Income Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-11 09:00:00:000

The stock market volatility is back since the beginning of this month. Most market participants had become complacent during the last one year, as we had not seen a 3% intraday drawdown in more than a year. The SPDR S&P 500 Index ETF ( SPY ), which represents the S&P 500 Index, d… read more...

Construct A Crash Resistant Income Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-11 09:00:00:000

The stock market volatility is back since the beginning of this month. Most market participants had become complacent during the last one year, as we had not seen a 3% intraday drawdown in more than a year. The SPDR S&P 500 Index ETF ( SPY ), which represents the S&P 500 Index, d… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors - Dividend Increases And Watchlist

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 00:30:48:000

On January 25th, I introduced my future-proof model portfolio for young investors in this article. Now I would like to discuss three things: how the portfolio is holding up, dividend increases and my watchlist. Portfolio This is the portfolio including weight of shares and the gain or lo… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors - Dividend Increases And Watchlist

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 00:30:48:000

On January 25th, I introduced my future-proof model portfolio for young investors in this article. Now I would like to discuss three things: how the portfolio is holding up, dividend increases and my watchlist. Portfolio This is the portfolio including weight of shares and the gain or lo… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors - Dividend Increases And Watchlist

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 00:30:48:000

On January 25th, I introduced my future-proof model portfolio for young investors in this article. Now I would like to discuss three things: how the portfolio is holding up, dividend increases and my watchlist. Portfolio This is the portfolio including weight of shares and the gain or lo… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors - Dividend Increases And Watchlist

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 00:30:48:000

On January 25th, I introduced my future-proof model portfolio for young investors in this article. Now I would like to discuss three things: how the portfolio is holding up, dividend increases and my watchlist. Portfolio This is the portfolio including weight of shares and the gain or lo… read more...

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 11:58:29:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Chain Reaction Research as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more … read more...

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 11:58:29:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Chain Reaction Research as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more … read more...

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 11:58:29:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Chain Reaction Research as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more … read more...

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 11:58:29:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Chain Reaction Research as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more … read more...

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 11:58:29:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Chain Reaction Research as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more … read more...

Upcoming Dividends; 75 Companies, 33 Increases, 18 Double Digit Increases!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 09:35:09:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the Nasdaq . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Upcoming Dividends; 75 Companies, 33 Increases, 18 Double Digit Increases!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 09:35:09:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the Nasdaq . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Upcoming Dividends; 75 Companies, 33 Increases, 18 Double Digit Increases!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 09:35:09:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the Nasdaq . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Upcoming Dividends; 75 Companies, 33 Increases, 18 Double Digit Increases!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 09:35:09:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the Nasdaq . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Upcoming Dividends; 75 Companies, 33 Increases, 18 Double Digit Increases!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-08 09:35:09:000

Introduction The information presented below was created based on combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet compiled by David Fish hosted here with upcoming dividend information from the Nasdaq . This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming divid… read more...

Investment Ideas: Beating The Market By Focusing On Cash Distributions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 14:57:07:000

Cash distributions can have a big impact on shareholder returns over the long term. Many investors are closely familiar with dividends, but there is much more to cash distributions than dividend payments alone. Shareholder yield is a metric that considers not only dividend payments, but also c… read more...

Investment Ideas: Beating The Market By Focusing On Cash Distributions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 14:57:07:000

Cash distributions can have a big impact on shareholder returns over the long term. Many investors are closely familiar with dividends, but there is much more to cash distributions than dividend payments alone. Shareholder yield is a metric that considers not only dividend payments, but also c… read more...

Investment Ideas: Beating The Market By Focusing On Cash Distributions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 14:57:07:000

Cash distributions can have a big impact on shareholder returns over the long term. Many investors are closely familiar with dividends, but there is much more to cash distributions than dividend payments alone. Shareholder yield is a metric that considers not only dividend payments, but also c… read more...

Expected Dividend Increases In February 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 09:20:12:000

What a month it has been for dividend increases! Each month, I highlight the companies that are expected to announce a dividend increase in the coming month. For the first time, I am speechless. In January, I highlighted three companies that were expected to increase their divi… read more...

Expected Dividend Increases In February 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 09:20:12:000

What a month it has been for dividend increases! Each month, I highlight the companies that are expected to announce a dividend increase in the coming month. For the first time, I am speechless. In January, I highlighted three companies that were expected to increase their divi… read more...

Expected Dividend Increases In February 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-07 09:20:12:000

What a month it has been for dividend increases! Each month, I highlight the companies that are expected to announce a dividend increase in the coming month. For the first time, I am speechless. In January, I highlighted three companies that were expected to increase their divi… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 21:37:07:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2017 Earnings Call February 06, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Mark Schweitzer - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts Kenneth Zaslow - BMO Capital Mark… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 21:37:07:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2017 Earnings Call February 06, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Mark Schweitzer - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts Kenneth Zaslow - BMO Capital Mark… read more...

Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 21:37:07:000

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM) Q4 2017 Earnings Call February 06, 2018 9:00 am ET Executives Mark Schweitzer - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Juan Ricardo Luciano - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Ray G. Young - Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Analysts Kenneth Zaslow - BMO Capital Mark… read more...

ADM mum on Bunge deal but says seeking growth in South America, Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 16:11:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declined to discuss a potential deal with (NYSE: BG ) during today's earnings conference call but said it wants to push deeper into South America and Asia to capitalize on expanding agricultural production and growing populations. More news on: Archer … read more...

Archer Daniels Midland Co. 2017 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 10:03:24:000

The following slide deck was published by Archer Daniels Midland Co. in conjunction with their 2017 Q4 earnings Read more … read more...

ADM slips as Q4 revenue drops even while processing more corn, oilseed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 09:17:45:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) -1.2% premarket after reporting better than expected Q4 earnings but a 2.6% decline in revenue even as it processed more corn and oilseed. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Commodities news, Earnings news and commentary, Read more … read more...

5%+ Dividend Yield Portfolio: The Rising Tide Raises My Boat (Jan 2018 Review)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 08:45:33:000

Outlook Picking up where 2017 left off, January 2018 saw the indexes shatter records for new highs resulting in one of the strongest Januarys of the last 50 years! It looks like the bulls arent done yet as the S&P 500 notched a 5.7% gain. It is not all roses though as gains c… read more...

Archer Daniels Midland declares $0.335 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 08:28:10:000

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM ) declares $0.335/share quarterly dividend , 4.7% increase from prior dividend of $0.32. More news on: Archer Daniels Midland Co., Dividend news, Read more … read more...

ADM Highlighted in RobecoSAM's 2018 Sustainability Yearbook

via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized as an Industry Mover in The Sustainability Yearbook 2018, an annual publication that showcases the sustainability performance of the worlds largest companies. The Yearbook is published by RobecoSAM, an investment spec… read more...

ADM Highlighted in RobecoSAM's 2018 Sustainability Yearbook

via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized as an Industry Mover in The Sustainability Yearbook 2018, an annual publication that showcases the sustainability performance of the worlds largest companies. The Yearbook is published by RobecoSAM, an investment spec… read more...

ADM Highlighted in RobecoSAM's 2018 Sustainability Yearbook

via: Business Wire at 2018-02-02 14:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized as an Industry Mover in The Sustainability Yearbook 2018, an annual publication that showcases the sustainability performance of the worlds largest companies. The Yearbook is published by RobecoSAM, an investment spec… read more...

How To Build A Better Retirement

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 06:00:00:000

Retirees today face a daunting task. Saving for retirement is as hard as it has ever been. The low unemployment rate makes it much easier to find work, but high stock valuations make it difficult to find good investments. Many retirees end up working in retirement. That is a bit of an oxymor… read more...

How To Build A Better Retirement

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 06:00:00:000

Retirees today face a daunting task. Saving for retirement is as hard as it has ever been. The low unemployment rate makes it much easier to find work, but high stock valuations make it difficult to find good investments. Many retirees end up working in retirement. That is a bit of an oxymor… read more...

How To Build A Better Retirement

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 06:00:00:000

Retirees today face a daunting task. Saving for retirement is as hard as it has ever been. The low unemployment rate makes it much easier to find work, but high stock valuations make it difficult to find good investments. Many retirees end up working in retirement. That is a bit of an oxymor… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-25 14:04:06:000

On Seeking Alpha, there exists a wealth of information about retirement and possible portfolio strategies to achieve this. Most of these portfolios focus on people who are relatively close to their retirement age. For a young investor, especially someone in his 30s or early 40s, there are a co… read more...

Retirement: A Future-Proof Portfolio For Young Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-25 14:04:06:000

On Seeking Alpha, there exists a wealth of information about retirement and possible portfolio strategies to achieve this. Most of these portfolios focus on people who are relatively close to their retirement age. For a young investor, especially someone in his 30s or early 40s, there are a co… read more...

Why Are ABCD Singing The Blues?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-25 06:16:21:000

It's pretty clear that the major agricultural trading firms, notably the ABCDs - Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Bunge (BG), Cargill, and Dreyfus - are going through a rough patch of tight margins and low profits. One common response in any industry facing these conditions is consolidation, and … read more...

Why Are ABCD Singing The Blues?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-25 06:16:21:000

It's pretty clear that the major agricultural trading firms, notably the ABCDs - Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Bunge (BG), Cargill, and Dreyfus - are going through a rough patch of tight margins and low profits. One common response in any industry facing these conditions is consolidation, and … read more...

ADM Opens Innovation Center in Singapore

via: Business Wire at 2018-01-24 10:00:00:000

State-of-the-art facility to support development of innovative, on-trend, nutritious products to meet growing food and beverage demand in Asia-Pacific Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of a cutting-edge flavor and ingredient creation, applicat… read more...

Drop Your Old Biases - Cramer's Mad Money (1/23/18)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-24 07:41:44:000

Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Tuesday, January 23. The current bull market is unlike the previous ones. The rule of selling s stock on negative news has changed. "This time is indeed different, which means you can't take your cue from t… read more...

Consolidation In Agriculture

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-23 08:33:00:000

I have been thinking a lot about agricultural commodities lately as they are the sector of the raw materials market that has lagged. While industrial commodities boomed in 2017, the agricultural sector was weak. The prices of copper and base metals, steel and iron ore, crude oil, precious meta… read more...

ADM Bite At Bunge Would Be Meal Of Many Courses

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-23 07:06:00:000

By Breakingviews Bunge (BG) is a dish best carved before serving. The U.S. crops trader has attracted the attentions of rival Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Reuters reported on Friday, raising the idea of a $30 billion-plus combination. It sounds financially palatable. But an offer would gi… read more...

With Glencore And ADM As Suitors, BG Could Remain Twice Shy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-22 13:35:18:000

After several years of weak agricultural commodity prices that continue to wreak havoc on earnings across the sector, consolidation has become a watchword, much like the seed and chemical deals that grabbed headlines in early 2017. Germanys Bayer AGs year-long courtship of Mons… read more...

ADM Named to Most Admired Company List for Tenth Consecutive Year

via: Business Wire at 2018-01-22 12:30:00:000

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) was named one of the worlds most admired companies in the food production industry by Fortune magazine for the tenth year in a row. For 2018, Fortunes annual list of the Worlds Most Admired Companies ranke… read more...

Bunge could be valued at as much as $100/share in potential ADM deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-22 10:14:38:000

Bunge ( BG +2.7% ) adds to Friday's last-minute surge that followed a report that Archer Daniels Midland ( ADM +1.9% ) sought merger talks with the company, potentially setting up a bidding war with Glencore ( OTCPK:GLCNF , OTCPK:GLNCY ). More news on: Bunge Limited, Archer Daniels … read more...

Dividend Aristocrats In A Rising Rate Environment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-22 06:45:00:000

It seems like it is becoming increasingly difficult to generate portfolio income without taking on a disproportionately higher level of risk. For years, interest rates were so low that investors sought yield by taking on more credit risk, going further out on the yield curve, investing in emer… read more...

Ex-Date Payment Date Record Date Declared Date Amount Flag Dividend Type Qualified Indicated
2018-02-16 2018-03-13 2018-02-20 2018-02-06 0.335 FI Dividend income
2017-11-15 2017-12-07 2017-11-16 2017-11-02 0.32 Dividend income
2017-08-15 2017-09-07 2017-08-17 2017-08-03 0.32 Dividend income Q
2017-05-16 2017-06-08 2017-05-18 2017-05-04 0.32 Dividend income Q
2017-02-16 2017-03-14 2017-02-21 2017-02-07 0.32 Dividend income Q
2016-08-15 2016-09-07 2016-08-17 2016-08-03 0.3 Dividend income Q
2016-05-16 2016-06-08 2016-05-18 2016-05-05 0.3 Dividend income Q
2016-02-11 2016-03-08 2016-02-16 2016-02-02 0.3 Dividend income Q
2015-11-16 2015-12-09 2015-11-18 2015-11-04 0.28 Dividend income Q
2015-08-17 2015-09-09 2015-08-19 2015-08-06 0.28 Dividend income Q
2015-05-19 2015-06-11 2015-05-21 2015-05-07 0.28 Dividend income Q
2015-02-12 2015-03-10 2015-02-17 2015-02-03 0.28 Dividend income Q
2014-11-18 2014-12-11 2014-11-20 2014-11-05 0.24 Dividend income Q
2014-08-19 2014-09-11 2014-08-21 2014-08-06 0.24 Dividend income Q
2014-05-13 2014-06-05 2014-05-15 2014-05-01 0.24 Dividend income Q
2014-02-18 2014-03-13 2014-02-20 2013-12-16 0.24 Dividend income Q
2013-11-12 2013-12-05 2013-11-14 2013-10-31 0.19 Dividend income Q
2013-08-20 2013-09-12 2013-08-22 2013-08-07 0.19 Dividend income Q
2013-05-14 2013-06-06 2013-05-16 2013-05-02 0.19 Dividend income Q
2013-02-15 2013-03-13 2013-02-20 2013-02-06 0.19 Dividend income Q
Ex-Date Declared Date Record Date Payment Date Ratio To Factor For Factor
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