ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced that its Board of Directors
unanimously views Bayer AG’s revised proposal as financially inadequate
and insufficient to ensure deal certainty. Monsanto remains open to
continued and constructive conversations with Bayer and other parties to
assess whether a transaction that the Board believes is in the best
interest of Monsanto shareowners can be realized. There is no assurance
that any transactionmore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) acknowledged that it has received a
revised, non-binding proposal from Bayer AG for a potential acquisition
of Monsanto. The Board of Directors of Monsanto will review the
proposal, in consultation with its financial and legal advisors.
Monsanto will have no further comment until its Board of Directors has
completed its review. There is no assurance that any transaction will be
entered into or consummated, or on whatmore...
ST. LOUIS & WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced a
multi-year dicamba supply agreement for the U.S. and Canada. Terms of
the agreement were not disclosed.
“This agreement represents continued commitment to the Roundup Ready®
Xtend Crop System,” said Mike Frank, Monsanto vice president, chief
commercial officer. “Low-volatility dicamba formulations with VaporGrip™
Technology are designed to give soybean farmersmore...
Company delivers FY16 Q3 as-reported EPS of $1.63, $2.17 on an ongoing EPS basis
Full-year FY16 as-reported EPS guidance adjusted to $3.36 to $4.14 to reflect Argentine-related tax matters partially offset by a favorable change in the expected amount and timing of restructuring expense; anticipate being at low ends of as-reported range and ongoing EPS range of $4.40 to $5.10 given increased headwinds in Q3
Focus on strategic portfolio management and licensing commitments has led to several recent technology and operational agreements
New technologies, platform expansion, financial discipline and balanced capital allocation to drive expected return to growth in EPS in FY17, accelerating to a mid-teens EPS growth rate from FY17 to FY21
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today highlighted progress against several
milestones related to the company's long-term growth drivers despite the
macro challenges facing global agriculture as it announced its financial
results for the third quarter and first nine months of fiscal year 2016.
The company continues to operate as the most innovative company in the
space as it stays committed to delivering on the integrated solutions
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and Nomad Bioscience GmbH have announced a
licensing agreement whereby Monsanto has obtained rights to apply
Nomad’s proprietary technology to its genome-editing projects aimed at
enhancement of agricultural crops. The licensed technology enables more
efficient development of edited traits and may be applied across a broad
range of genome-editing technologies and project types. Nomad’s novel
approach holds themore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and TargetGene Biotechnologies LTD, a
pioneer in genome-editing technologies, have announced a license
agreement to advance the application of the company’s proprietary
techniques in global agriculture. TargetGene is an innovative
genome-editing company using RNA-guided gene-editing techniques.
Under the agreement, Monsanto has been granted an exclusive license to
TargetGene’s novel and proprietary "T∙GEE" (more...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd. today
announced a new global agreement that will focus on developing and
delivering next-generation weed control solutions to further help
growers manage tough-to-control weeds.
Monsanto has a robust pipeline of multi-generational herbicide trait
upgrades in its research and development pipeline that are designed to
provide multiple and additional modes of action formore...
Agreement Will Create More Options for Farmers, Reinforcing Value of the Next-Generation Soybean Technology
ST. LOUIS & WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DuPont (NYSE: DD) and Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today a new
licensing agreement for one of Monsanto’s next-generation soybean
technologies that will provide an additional choice for farmers. Under
the terms of the agreement, DuPont Pioneer will receive a
royalty-bearing license to Intacta RR2 PRO™ technology in Brazil. The
license is subject to customary review and prior approval by Brazilian
regulatory authorities. Additional termsmore...
Among Large Regional Employers, Sustainable Agriculture Company Ranks No. 18
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has named Monsanto Company to its 2016 list
of Top Workplaces. Of the top 20 St. Louis area large employers
appearing on the list, Monsanto is ranked No. 18.
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on the results of an employee
feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading
research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace
improvement. The Top Workplace rankingsmore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced it will issue the company’s
financial results for its fiscal 2016 third quarter on Wednesday, June
29, 2016, prior to market open.
Monsanto will hold a conference call at 8:30 a.m. central time (9:30
a.m. eastern time) in conjunction with the announcement of its results.
The call will focus on the company’s results for the third quarter and
year-to-date, future expectations, strategic initiatives,more...