Key Developments: Agrium Inc (AGU)

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Agrium Inc gives Q3 2014 EPS guidance below analysts' estimates
Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 05:00pm EDT 

Agrium Inc:Expects Q3 2014 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations to be in the range of $0.45 to $0.55.Q3 2014 EPS of $0.68 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Agrium through Loveland Products, announces commercialization and technology development agreement with Actagro for Soil and Plant Health Products
Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 08:00am EDT 

Agrium Inc:Loveland Products, Inc., a subsidiary of Agrium, and Actagro , LLC announced that the companies have entered into a commercialization and technology development agreement for soil and plant health nutritional products based on the Actagro Organic Acids Technology Platform.Under the terms of the agreement, Loveland Products will broaden its access to the Actagro platform to complement their expansive portfolio of plant health and nutrition products.  Full Article

Agrium Inc acquires controlling interest in agricultural biotechnology company Agricen
Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 08:00am EDT 

Agrium Inc:Announced that company has acquired controlling interest in Agricen, Dallas-area agricultural biotechnology company delivering biochemical-based products for efficient and sustainable plant nutrition.Agricen manufactures two of Loveland Products' fastest growing plant nutrition brands, Accomplish LM and Titan PBA, which are biologically derived products designed to enhance fertilizer efficiency.Agricen will operate as Loveland Products subsidiary under its present name.Loveland Products has also acquired an interest in Agricen's sister company, Agricen Sciences, an applied sciences research company developing novel microbial and biochemical solutions for plant health and nutrition.  Full Article

Agrium Inc names Steve J. Douglas as Chief Financial Officer
Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 05:20pm EDT 

Agrium Inc:Announces that Steve J. Douglas has accepted the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective Nov. 3.  Full Article

Agrium Inc declares dividend per common share
Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 11:20am EDT 

Agrium Inc:Approves dividend of $0.75 per common share to be paid on Oct. 16, 2014 to shareholders of record on Sept. 30, 2014.  Full Article

Agrium inc completes sale of turf and ornamental business
Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 08:00am EDT 

Agrium inc:Completed the divestiture of its Turf and Ornamental business to Koch Agronomic Services, LLC, for about $94 million.  Full Article

Agrium inc to provide climate pro technology to customers under agency agreement with Monsanto
Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 08:00am EDT 

Agrium Inc:Monsanto enters into one season, non-exclusive agency agreement with Agrium to offer use of Monsanto's Climate Pro platform to Crop Production Service's grower customers.Climate Pro technology will complement CPS's existing comprehensive precision agriculture products and services offering, known as Echelon.Agrium will provide further details on the growth strategy for Echelon precision agriculture in the second half of 2014.  Full Article

Agrium Inc declares cash dividend
Wednesday, 7 May 2014 11:14am EDT 

Agrium Inc:Approved a dividend of $0.75 per common share to be paid on July 17, to shareholders of record on June 30.  Full Article

Agrium Inc gives Q2 2014 EPS guidance below analysts' estimates
Tuesday, 6 May 2014 06:13pm EDT 

Agrium Inc:Provides guidance for Q2 2014 of $3.85 to $4.35 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations.Q2 2014 EPS of $4.98 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

CHS Inc agrees to acquire selected Canadian assets from Agrium, Inc
Monday, 17 Mar 2014 10:07am EDT 

CHS Inc:Agreed to acquire selected Canadian retail assets from Crop Production Services (Canada) Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Agrium, Inc.Under the agreement, 16 retail agronomy locations in the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan become part of the Country Operations division of CHS.Transaction is expected to be completed on or about April 1.Financial terms are not disclosed.  Full Article

CANADA STOCKS-TSX posts biggest weekly gain in a year as Agrium surges

* TSX up 56.99 points, or 0.39 percent, at 14,543.82 * Nine of the 10 main index sectors advance * Agrium climbs 7.6 percent after ValueAct stake By John Tilak TORONTO, Oct 24 - Canada's main stock index recorded its biggest weekly gain in more than a year on Friday, led by a jump in shares of Agrium Inc after an activist investor revealed early in the day it has taken a stake in the company. The Agrium advance helped the market overcome a drop in energy shares on

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