Agrium Gets a Hold Rating from AltaCorp Captial

By Jason Carr

AltaCorp Captial analyst Keith Carpenter reiterated a Hold rating on Agrium (NYSE: AGU) on June 21 and set a price target of $98. The company’s shares opened today at $92.33.

According to TipRanks.com, Carpenter is ranked #2165 out of 4583 analysts.

Agrium has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $102.

Agrium’s market cap is currently $12.74B and has a P/E ratio of 21.99. The company has a book value ratio of 2.0975.

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Agrium, Inc. engages in the production and distribution of agricultural products, services, and solutions. It operates through the Retail and Wholesale segments. The Retail segment offers crop nutrients, crop protection products, seed, merchandise and services directly to growers through a network of farm centers in United States, Canada, Australia, and South America. The Wholesale segment produces, markets, and distributes crop nutrients and industrial products such as nitrogen, potash, phosphate, and crop nutrient products. The company was founded on December 21, 1992 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada,000BMP-E