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  • *Best Buy founder, private equity firms, examine books. Automatic Data Processing said 162,000 private jobs were created in September in the United States, more than the 143,000 expected by analysts, and down from a revised 189,000 in August.

  • **SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS INC, Tuesday close $14.99, up 135 pct premarket. **INTERMUNE INC, Tuesday close $8.85, up 10.7 pct premarket. **B&G FOODS INC, Tuesday close $33.51, down 8.4 pct premarket.

  • BRIEF-Monsanto shares down in premarket trade Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 3- Monsanto Co:.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday, with futures for the S&P 500, Dow Jones and Nasdaq 100 down between 0.01 and 0.08 percent at 1111 GMT. **SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS INC, Tuesday close $14.99, up 100 pct premarket. **B&G FOODS INC, Tuesday close $33.51, down 8.4 pct premarket.

  • U.S. stock index futures trade slightly lower Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 4:12 AM ET

    LONDON, Oct 3- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday, with futures for the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones down 0.2 percent, while contracts on the Nasdaq 100 were down 0.1 percent at 0751 GMT.

  • Cramer’s 3 Earnings to Watch Wednesday Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 3:49 PM ET

    Find out which earnings reports are on the "Mad Money" host's radar.

  • COMPANIES REPORTING: BMO Q4 2012 Monsanto Co BMO Q4 2012 Family Dollar AMC Q3 2012 Marriott International MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS: 0743 IT Markit/ADACI services PMI Sep 0743 FR Markit services, composite PMI sep 0753 DE Markit services PMI Sep 0758 EZ Markit services, composite PMI Sep 0828 GB Markit/CIPS services PMI Sep 0900 EZ Retail sales Aug 1215 US ADP National employment Sep 1400 US ISM non-manufacturing PMI, business activity Reuters messaging rm:// francesco.canepa.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net.

  • Genetically engineered crops have led to an increase in overall pesticide use, by 404 million pounds from the time they were introduced in 1996 through 2011, according to the report by Charles Benbrook, a research professor at the Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources at Washington State University.

  • TEXT-S&P revises Land O'Lakes outlook to negative Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 4:34 PM ET

    --Land O' Lakes might not reduce the acquisition-related debt enough to improve debt leverage during our outlook period, meaning credit measures may remain weaker than expected beyond fiscal 2013..

  • *Susquehanna raises Monsanto Co price target to $115 from $110; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.

  • 3 Under-the-Radar Stock Picks: Zack Shafran Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 1:20 PM ET

    While Apple represents one of the largest holdings in Zack Shafran’s Ivy Science & Technology Fund, three other under-the-radar stocks are poised for growth, he said Tuesday on CNBC.

  • Can Drought-Tolerant Seeds Save the Crop? Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 3:06 PM ET
    A rotting ear of corn sits on a struggling corn plant in a drought-stricken farm field.

    The drought has been awful for farmers, but it could reap a bumper crop of good news for the seed business. With much of this year's corn harvest expected to be a disaster, analysts expect farmers to double down on seed purchases next year to get back on their feet.

  • Stocks to Watch: HCA, HMA, THC & More Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 12:48 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Trading the Worst Drought in 50 Years Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 6:34 PM ET

    With large portions of the nation’s corn crop faltering, Cramer thinks investors should consider this stock.

  • Futures Turn Mixed Ahead of EU Summit Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 8:55 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures briefly edged higher Wednesday following a better-than-expected durable goods orders report, but quickly erased gains to turn mixed again as investors remained cautious ahead of another EU summit later this week.

  • Gartman: The Best Fert & Ag Plays  Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 5:19 PM ET

    Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter has a trade on the growing strength in fertilizer stocks.

  • 6 Major ETFs to Watch This Week Monday, 31 Jan 2011 | 3:26 PM ET

    Here are six ETFs to watch this week, from TheStreet.

  • Ways to Profit From Rising Food Prices Monday, 24 Jan 2011 | 10:48 AM ET
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    If you're looking to profit from rising world food prices or simply want to diversify your portfolio to hedge against inflation, the number of products offered continues to mushroom.

  • Will Solidly Bullish Earnings Generate Gains For Intel? Thursday, 13 Jan 2011 | 6:07 PM ET

    With Intel profits easily outpacing Wall Street expectations, how should you position? What’s the tech trade?

  • Halftime: Traders on Pins & Needles Waiting For Intel Thursday, 13 Jan 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    As the largest chipmaker in the world, Intel has been a proxy for strength in the tech sector, but lately the stock has lagged. Will earnings put this company back on top?