As corn prices plummet, prices for a range of commodities will follow suit -- and that will be a boon for these six stocks. More
- Poll of the Day
Within agriculture are the markets of crops such as corn, wheat, and potatoes as well as livestock such as cows, sheep, and chickens. Because these are all finite resources, all of these commodities hold significant value. Some of the largest agricultural corporations include Monsanto (NYSE:MON), Mosaic (NYSE:MOS), and CF Industries (NYSE:CF).
Monsanto, the agri-business giant that is oft-criticized for pushing genetically modified organisms as food, acquired The Climate Corporation for about $1.1bb More