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  • Cramer: Troubled charts mean stormy seas ahead? Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 6:15 PM ET

    Jim Cramer speaks with chartered market technician Ed Ponsi, regarding the troubled charts and what it could mean for the market ahead

  • Wednesday's midday movers: Sears, GoPro & more Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 12:38 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 2, 2014.

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

  • Oct 8- Monsanto Co, the world's largest seed company, reported a narrower fourth-quarter loss on Wednesday and said it sees continued growth in the new fiscal year on sales of corn and soybean seeds. Monsanto, known for its genetically engineered corn, soybeans and other crops as well as the popular Roundup herbicide, forecast earnings in a range of $5.75 to $6.00...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 8- U.S. stocks were set to open little changed on Wednesday, following a selloff that took the S&P 500 to its lowest level in nearly two months, as concerns lingered over how a strong dollar and weak global growth may impact corporate earnings. Weakness in other economies and the expectation that interest rates will begin to rise in the United States as...

  • Monsanto said it expects to achieve earnings per share of $5.75 to $6.00 in fiscal year 2015. Analysts were looking for 2015 EPS of $6.03. Monsanto said its loss narrowed to $156 million, or 31 cents a share, in the fourth quarter, from $249 million, or 47 cents a share, a year earlier. Corn seed sales came in at $630 million for the quarter, up from $618 million a year ago.

  • S&P 500 lands at 8-week low; Europe slowdown weighs Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell Tuesday, extending losses into a second day, amid increased signs of slowing growth in Europe and ahead of earnings.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 6- Bank of America-Merrill Lynch on Monday wrote that buyback programs could drive third-quarter earnings above expectations, though the twin headwinds of lower oil and a stronger dollar could limit the upside surprise. "Though they slowed from, we estimate that buybacks still boosted earnings per share growth by 1.5-2.0 percent" in the third...

  • King dollar question mark for earnings and stocks Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 5:52 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Even after Friday's jobs report fueled the market's rally, stocks could be in for more bumps, as the first trickle of earnings reports begin.

  • Stocks could stumble as earnings season looms Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 6:19 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Even after Friday's jobs report fueled the market's rally, stocks could be in for more bumps, as the first trickle of earnings reports begin.

  • SAO PAULO, Oct 3- At least one soybean exporter in Brazil has agreed with Monsanto to collect royalties, in exchange for a fee, from farmers who planted genetically engineered seeds marketed by the company, according to industry sources. In Brazil, where genetically modified seeds have only been legal since 2005, reusing seeds is more common and it is easier for...

  • Oct. 2- Japan and South Korea are continuing to test the U.S. wheat they buy to make sure the grain is not contaminated with an experimental version developed by Monsanto Co, but could soon stop the practice, the head of a U.S. wheat association said on Thursday. The two countries, which are among the top purchasers of U.S. wheat, have been sampling and testing all the U.S....

  • A bad omen for agriculture? Cramer's warning Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 1:46 PM ET
    Three farm tractors in a freshly cut cornfield near Visalia, California.

    The entire farm complex could see widespread selling after a fertilizer maker issued an earnings warning, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • GMO 'superseeds' leading to 'superweeds' Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    The newest batch of crop seeds is setting off another debate over GMOs. This time, they're being blamed for an infestation of "superweeds."

  • Sept 26- U.S. wheat exports should not be hurt by the second discovery of experimental Monsanto Co. genetically modified wheat growing in a U.S. state where it was not approved, industry leaders said on Friday, because the wheat is not believed to be in commercial channels.

  • Sept 26- Monsanto Co's experimental genetically engineered wheat, never approved for sale, has been found growing in a second U.S. state, and regulators said on Friday they could not explain how the plants escaped field trials that ended almost a decade ago.

  • Sept 26- Monsanto Co's experimental genetically engineered wheat, never approved for sale, has been found growing in a second U.S. state, and regulators said on Friday they could not explain how the plants escaped field trials that ended almost a decade ago.

  • "We sure are aware of the concerns that have been expressed," said Dow AgroSciences President Tim Hassinger in an interview.

  • Sept 17- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday gave final approval to new genetically modified corn and soybeans developed by Dow AgroSciences that, while heavily criticized by environmentalists and some farmers, are portrayed by Dow as an answer to weed resistance problems that limit crop production.

  • *DuPont shares up 4 pct. Sept 17- Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management LP urged DuPont to separate its high-growth businesses from the more cyclical ones, blaming the company's conglomerate structure for its "underperformance."

  • Sept 3- Opponents of mandatory labeling for foods made with genetically modified organisms spent more than $27 million in the first six months of this year on GMO-related lobbying, roughly three times their spending in all of 2013, according to an analysis released Wednesday.