On Tuesday, Shares of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON), added 1.02% and closed at $99.09 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $97.65 and $99.71. The company’s Market capitalization is $43.48 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 437.98 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $83.73 and reached to max level of $114.26. The EPS of company is strolling at 3.00. Monsanto Company (MON) declared recently that the EPA has approved XtendiMaxTM herbicide with VaporGripTM Technology, a low-volatility dicamba herbicide, for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans and Bollgard II® XtendFlex® cotton. This noteworthymilestone will provide farmers the opportunity to utilize dicamba in the Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System in 2017.
With XtendiMax with VaporGrip Technology approved for in-crop use by EPA, farmers can now look forward to another tool for use within the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System in the United States in 2017, pending state approvals. Monsanto is in a strong position to supply dicamba demand to support the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System in soybeans and cotton. Monsanto projects over 15 million Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybean acres and over 3 million acres of Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton in 2017.
Shares of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD), jumped 1.22% and closed at $21.56 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $21.18 and $21.58. The company’s Market capitalization is $5.09 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 238.41 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $16.69 and reached to max level of $23.46. The EPS of company is strolling at 1.41. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. originates, acquires, finances, and manages commercial mortgage loans, other commercial real estate debt investments, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and other commercial real estate- investments in the United States and Europe. It operates through three segments: Real Estate Lending, Real Estate Investing and Servicing, and Real Estate Property. The company qualifies as a real estate investment trust for federal income tax purposes and would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes, if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders.