Monsanto Stock Analysis (NYSE:MON)

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Monsanto
Updated on : Jul 21, 2017
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MON 117.4 (0%)
S&P 500 2472.5 (0%)
Closing Price On: Jul 21, 2017
stock rating
RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Industry :
Agriculture Products
Sector :
Basic Materials
5 Quarter Revenue
Revenue Growth
2017-Q3
$billion
%
YOY GROWTH
Compared to the industry
Long Term Growth
5 Year CAGR:
1.2%
Operating Profit
Operating Margin:
20.7%
Sector Average:
9.2%
5 Quarter Net Profit
Net Margins
2017-Q3
%
LTM Margin
Compared to the industry
Debt/Equity Ratio
Debt:
9.86B
Debt/Equity Ratio:
 1.51
Compared to the industry
Cash Flow
Operating cash flow:
-$847M
Net Income:
$843M
Dividend Yield
MON dividend yield:
1.84%
PROS      CONS
Long Term Growth
Operating Margins
Net Margins
ROIC
ROE
High Debt Burden
Cash Flow
FCF Margin
PS Valuation
Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
Relative Valuation
MON PS :
3.6
Industry PS :
1.4
Sector:   Basic Materials.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
Other Metrics
Return on Invested Capital:
15.7%
Return on Equity:
39.1%
Free Cash Flow Margin:
-27.2%
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View Monsanto stock analysis video. This is our MON analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for MON stock.

Monsanto Company Stock Rating (3.2/5)

Our Monsanto stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Monsanto stock analysis is based on latest Q3 earnings for 2017. The stock price analysis takes into account a company's valuation metrics.

Should you buy MON stock?

  • The company saw a significant growth in revenue with a 5 year CAGR of 1.2%.
  • The TTM operating margin was good at 20.7% for Monsanto.
  • LTM Net margins were good at 14.1% for Monsanto.
  • Monsanto's return on invested capital of 15.7% is good.
  • The LTM ROE of 39.1% for Monsanto is attractive.

Should you sell MON stock?

  • Monsanto has a debt/equity ratio of  1.51, which is worse than the average in the Basic Materials sector.
  • The company is trading at a price to sales multiple of 3.6, which is overvalued in comparison to the Agriculture Products industry average multiple of 1.4.
  • Monsanto has a negative FCF (Free Cash Flow) margin of -27.2%.

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