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Bill Nygren's Second Quarter 2014 Shareholder Letter

The Oakmark Fund increased 5% during the second quarter, which was in line with the S&P 500's gain of 5%.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Manufacturing, Automakers, Cummins, Chemicals, Monsanto

Wed Jul 09, 2014

NewsTarget.com

IG Farben - the Monsanto of World War II

The year is 2014, and bio-agriculture on planet Earth is deteriorating nutrition and health in general.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science, Biotech, Science / Technology

GlobeNewswire

Tekmira Receives $1.5 Million Milestone Payment

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation , a leading developer of RNA interference therapeutics, announced today that it has received a $1.5 million milestone payment from Monsanto following completion of specified program developments.

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Related Topix: Tekmira Pharmaceuticals, Monsanto, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science

Business Journal

Monsanto, Daugherty hiring for tech jobs in St. Louis

Missouri is one of the fastest growing cities for tech jobs thanks to a plethora of St. Louis companies hiring in the IT sector.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Missouri

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Hispanic Business

Monsanto Company Announces $6 Billion Accelerated Share Repurchase

Today's ASR is part of Monsanto's share repurchase programs under which an additional .

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Divergence, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Nuveen Investments, Nuveen New York Municipal Value Fund

AmericanBankingNews.com

Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Monsanto Company

Monsanto Company had its price target raised by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from $135.00 to $155.00.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Divergence

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Agri Marketing

Monsanto Announces Intention To Begin A Debt Offering

MONSANTO ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO BEGIN A DEBT OFFERING Jun. 30, 2014 Source: Monsanto news release Monsanto Company announced that it intends to begin a public offering of senior notes in the near term, subject to market and business conditions and other prevailing factors.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Motley Fool

3 Big Takeaways From Monsanto Company's Earnings

Monsanto shares surged 6% soon after it made the announcements this past Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Ag Professional

New strategy expands opportunities for WestBred wheat

Monsanto Company has announced changes to its WestBred wheat seed distribution model designed to enhance business and expand opportunities for its seed partners and their growers.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Divergence, Twin Falls, ID

Domestic Fuel

Biodiesel Helps Fuel Monsanto's Profits

The world's biggest agriculture company says it will double its profits by the year 2019, and it's crediting biodiesel, at least indirectly and in part, for that growth.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science

Counterpunch

Biosafety and the 'Seralini Affair'

There is an ongoing debate on the potential health risks of the consumption of genetically modified plants containing high levels of pesticide residues.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Biology, Science, Agriculture

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Business Wire

Monsanto Company Announces $4.5 Billion Debt Issue

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the notes in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full list of ratin... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Osteosarcoma Pipeline Highlights - 2014 Update" rep... )--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to Monsanto Company's proposed senior unsecured note issuance aggregating $4.5 billion.

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Related Topix: Retail, CA, Apparel, Monsanto, Chemicals

Hispanic Business

Building from Expected Strong FY14 Monsanto Lifts Current Year...

The company announced a target to at least double full year ongoing EPS by the end of fiscal year 2019 based on its core business and the transformational potential of its new platforms.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science

Wed Jun 25, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Monsanto Company (MON) Updates FY14 Earnings Guidance

Monsanto Company issued an update on its FY14 earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.10-5.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.25, American Banking News.com reports.

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Hispanic Business

Fitch Downgrades Monsanto's IDRs to 'A-/F2'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has downgraded the Long-term Issuer Default Rating , revolving credit facility rating and senior unsecured note ratings of Monsanto Company to 'A-' from 'A+'.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

The Washington Post

Monsanto Plans $10 Billion Buyback After Syngenta Talks End

Monsanto Co., the largest seed company, announced a $10 billion stock buyback plan to boost investor returns after ending preliminary talks about a takeover of Syngenta AG that would have cut its tax bill.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Syngenta AG, Science / Technology

Reuters

UPDATE 3-Monsanto profit falls, but shares rise on bullish outlook

Monsanto Co reported a 6 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, but shares of the world's largest seed company climbed more than 5 percent as it raised the low end of its fiscal-year outlook and said it planned to double earnings over the next five years.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Monsanto earnings dip on lower biotech seed sales

The U.S. economy shrank at a steep annual rate of 2.9 percent in the January-March quarter as a harsh winter contributed to the biggest contraction since the depths of the recession five years ago.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Chemicals, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Plainfield, IN, Speedway, IN

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