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  • CHICAGO, Jan 7- Slumping commodities prices and weak demand in some markets took their toll on profits for global commodities trader Cargill Inc in the quarter ending Nov. 30, sending earnings and revenue down 13 percent and 10 percent, respectively. In the latest of a growing list of weak earnings by agriculture-focused companies, Cargill's lower results...

  • Saudi's SALIC looking for land in Sudan to grow fodder Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 9:27 AM ET

    DUBAI, Dec 24- Saudi Agriculture and Livestock Co, an arm of the state-owned Public Investment Fund, is looking to buy land in Sudan to grow fodder, chief executive Abdullah Aldubaikhi said in an interview on Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV on Thursday. He was speaking the day after the company announced it had signed an agreement to buy a 19.95 percent stake in Brazilian...

  • Noble sells farm stake to China's COFCO for $750M Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 8:54 PM ET

    Noble Group has reached an agreement to sell its 49 percent stake in Noble Agri to Chinese state-owned COFCO for $750 million.

  • LONDON/ NEW YORK/ PARIS, Dec 18- Louis Dreyfus Commodities is seeking buyers for its orange juice and fertiliser units as the global merchant focuses on higher-margin activities, sources said, the latest firm to take steps to weather weak commodity markets. The vast juice operations- one of the world's biggest- include seven processing factories in Brazil, the...

  • LONDON, Nov 13- Cargill Inc, one of the world's largest privately held corporations, has launched a restructuring that includes job cuts, one company source and four industry sources said on Friday, the latest casualty of a downturn in the farm economy. The cutbacks at the Minnesota- based company come as global agricultural companies are under pressure from...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 3- Shares of Archer Daniels Midland Co tumbled more than 8 percent on Tuesday after the agribusiness group reported a lower third-quarter profit due to weak ethanol margins and slumping North American grain exports. The decrease in profit, below Wall Street's expectations, came despite rising global demand for food and ample global supplies of...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 3- U.S. agribusiness group Archer Daniels Midland Co reported lower quarterly profit on Tuesday on weak ethanol results and as a strong dollar and ample global crop supplies limited North American grain exports. The core businesses of ADM and its rivals Bunge Ltd and Cargill Inc buy, sell, transport, store and process grains and oilseeds.

  • CHICAGO, Oct 30- Stock prices for baby food makers, which climbed after China pledged on Thursday to ease family planning restrictions, may have surged too soon, with analysts and one leading company predicting little chance of a significant bump in demand from the policy change. Shares for milk-powder maker Danone SA hit a five-month high and Mead Johnson...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 29- Stock prices for baby food makers, which climbed after China pledged on Thursday to ease family planning restrictions, may have surged too soon, with analysts and one leading company predicting little chance of a significant bump in demand from the policy change. Even Mead Johnson, one of the top five international baby formula brands in China,...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 7- Global commodities trader Cargill Inc effectively navigated tumbling commodities markets and volatile currencies to turn in a 20- percent gain in first-quarter profit, the privately held company said on Wednesday. Rival agribusiness Louis Dreyfus Commodities BV last week said first-half profit fell by half due to falling commodity prices...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 17- Cargill Inc is in talks to buy two distressed Brazilian sugar and ethanol mills owned by the Ruette family, the commodities merchant said on Thursday, the first sign that dealmaking in Brazil's beleaguered sugar industry may be resuming. Regina Ruette, vice-president of Antonio Ruette Agroindustrial Ltda that owns the mills also confirmed...

  • Why Brazil's slowdown is almost as bad as China's Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 12:33 PM ET
    Eight-GB memory cards are advertised for sale in a shopping district in the Centro neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, March 12, 2015.

    Tough times for Brazil

  • Early movers: LOW, JNJ, YHOO, HRL, NOC & more Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Japan's regional banks face stress test Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 12:45 AM ET

    Japan's financial regulator has begun testing regional banks to determine how much their earnings would suffer if long-term interest rates remain low.

  • Why Thomas Lee is bullish on stocks Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:04 AM ET
    Thomas Lee

    Stock market strategist Thomas Lee says there's plenty of proof the bull market still has several years to go.

  • El Niño on the way? Here's how to invest it Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    Residents of Petaluma, California, paddle through their neighborhood in February 1998, after El Nino storms caused flooding and mudslides in Northern California.

    The weather phenomenon is likely to return, possibly bringing enough water to end the severe drought in California.

  • Your first trade for Tuesday Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 6:06 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Retail sales—Another chance to blame the weather Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:17 PM ET
    Ice covers a statue of wolves outside Carter-Finley Stadium on February 12, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

    Winter weather probably took a bite out of January's retail sales, while jobless claims data may also be affected.

  • Australia shocks by spurning ADM's GrainCorp takeover Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 9:30 PM ET
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    Australia rejected the $2.55 billion takeover of GrainCorp by Archer Daniels Midland, bowing to pressure from grain growers.

  • As US stocks near high, is it time to cherry pick? Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 8:57 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    With stocks near record highs, strategists are recommending investors focus on stock-picking select names and sectors, rather than the broader market.