Deere & Co (DE.N)
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Deere & Co raised its full-year sales and profit forecast for the second time, as demand improves for its farm and construction equipment, particularly in South America, sending its shares to a record high of $122.22. | Video
* Sees FY 2017 equipment sales up 9 pct, from up 4 pct previously
* NY Times: Trump said firing Comey relieved "great pressure"
* Q2 earnings per share view $1.68 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
May 19 Deere & Co reported on Friday a 62 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by improving demand for its products, and the U.S. farm equipment maker raised its fiscal 2017 financial forecast.
PARIS European sales of agricultural machinery look set to rebound in 2017 after a three-year slump as rising demand in Germany and sectors like olive growing offset weakness in France, an industry group said.
CHICAGO Monsanto Co has terminated an agreement to sell its Precision Planting LLC farm equipment business to machinery maker Deere & Co , the companies said on Monday, ending a legal fight with antitrust authorities over the deal.
CHICAGO, May 1 Monsanto Co has terminated an agreement to sell its Precision Planting LLC farm equipment business to machinery maker Deere & Co, the companies said on Monday, ending a legal fight with antitrust authorities over the deal.
* Deere emphasizes importance of precision agriculture despite termination of acquisition