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Agrium Inc T.AGU

Sector: Agriculture | Sub-Sector: Agricultural Inputs
Alternate Symbol(s):  AGU | AGU.WD

Agrium Inc is a retail supplier of agricultural products and services in North and South America and producer and marketer of agricultural nutrients and industrial products.
Price: $110.86 | Change: +$0.21 | %Change: +0.19%
Volume: 265,611 | Day High/Low: 111.89/110.76 | 52 Week High/Low: 117.56/92.81
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the potash angle

Potash Corp and Mosaic will each have nameplate capacity of about 16 million tons of annual potash within a year or two.  Essentially all of it is in Saskatchewan.  POT also has share ownership in...read more
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Recent Open Market $1M insider purchase

Markets Quote Depth/LII Options ...read more
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$C150 is my target within 18 months

But it could come sooner.   A weaker Canadian dollar would help a little but the flashpoints will be either 1  Excellent execution together with a dramatic increase in the divi  ($C4) 2  good...read more
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The thing is

AGU is still very very cheap when you look at the giant reductions in capex spending shortly the giant increase in dividend within 2 years  (more than $4 Canadian), the strong balance sheet, the moat...read more
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RE:ValueAct Friendly.

ValueAct  will be pushing for changes.  That is why they get involved in companies. They will press for higher dividends and they may or may not push for a breakup of the company. Their habit is not...read more
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RE:forward guidance looks wide and weak but

jt; There is a giant seasonal factor for Agrium.  It is as if they sell Christmas toys.  Except that Christmas for them is June.  Q4 is never a big month in North America. So the profit forecast is...read more
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ValueAct Friendly.

Which means we don't have to worry for now about BS like a poison bill. -JT  rate and reply
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forward guidance looks wide and weak but

Fourth quater guidance of $0.45-$0.75 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations is so wide that you are drive a fertilizer truck through, and even the top end looks weak. But what I am...read more
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dividend change

Agrium is one of my key holdings.  I was not expecting any divi increase until a January or February announcement but I expected something bigger than 4%. Almost nobody increases by such a small...read more
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$0.63 diluted earnings per share and slight divi increase

Looks good at first sight http://www.agrium.com/news/3516.jsp  rate and reply
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Nice Channel

No Materialsgirl, you're definitely not alone on this board. Agrium has a nicely defined long period oscillation that defines a channel with fairly predictable highs and lows. Barring really...read more
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Your not alone

Long time watcher, first time poster, you are not alone Mat Wheels  rate and reply
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warning to all potential posters

I intend to be the only Agrium poster on stockhouse.com during November and December If you have something urgent to say please do so in January 2015 thanks mat  rate and reply
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shareholders welcome a new activist investor

We cannot predict the future but one of two things is likely, maybe certain 1   an immediate (Q1 2015) boost in the dividend from $3 to $4 (USA funds) 2   another effort to split the company into...read more
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grains to move HIGHER.... bakers shysting...

the baker didn't lower prices with the big dip in grain prices. f the baker :)  rate and reply
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RE:looks a bit expensive

ifakanatolyaso. Good thing I scared my my friend to buy back the AGU puts he sold. More free NHL hockey tickets for me :)  rate and reply
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FYI

A bad omen for agriculture? Cramer's warning   The agriculture sector could see widespread selling after fertilizer maker Agrium (Toronto Stock Exchange: AGU-CA) issued a warning about...read more
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Russian sanctions are not helping this sector...

Since the imposition of trade and financial sanctions on Russia, there is more pressure on them to maintain export revenues and generate foreign exchange. This means more price competition in all...read more
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In the News: Agrium

Agrium Inc was mentioned in the following article: Miners Safe After Another Saskatchewan Potash Fire By Greg Klein  rate and reply
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results for Q2 a bit better than I expected

After hours trading in New York saw a $1.89 share price increase. Wholesale profits (or mining / processing) profits were way down as expected but retail was great. Keep in mind that most data they...read more