Monsanto Company

Monsanto is committed to bringing a broad range of solutions to help nourish our growing world. We produce seeds for fruits, vegetables and key crops – such as corn, soybeans, and cotton – that help farmers have better harvests while using water and other important resources more efficiently. We work to find sustainable solutions for soil health, help farmers use data to improve farming practices and conserve natural resources, and provide crop protection products to minimize damage from pests and disease. Through programs and partnerships, we collaborate with farmers, researchers, nonprofit organizations, universities and others to help tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges

Company Growth (employees)
St. Louis, US
Size (employees)
20,800 (est)
Monsanto Company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in St. Louis, US

Key People at Monsanto Company

Hugh Grant

Hugh Grant

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Monsanto Company Office Locations

Monsanto Company has offices in St. Louis, Brussels, Bengaluru, Milan and in 48 other locations
St. Louis, US (HQ)
800 S Lindbergh Blvd
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Monsanto Company Data and Metrics

Monsanto Company Financial Metrics

Monsanto Company's revenue was reported to be $13.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 10% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

13.5 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

7 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

1.3 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

2.4 b

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

52.9 b
Monsanto Company's current market capitalization is $52.9 b.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016


15 b13.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

6.8 b6.5 b

Gross profit

8.2 b7 b
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

2.3 b1.3 b
USDY, 2016


562.6 k
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Source: 381 public H-1B filings from Monsanto Company

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Monsanto Company News and Updates

Monsanto shareholders approve Bayer's $57-billion takeover

Monsanto Co. shareholders on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a $57-billion takeover by Bayer, a deal that would combine two of the world's biggest agricultural companies. But the path toward securing regulatory approval may be rough. Critics say the combination would shrink competition in the ag…

Monsanto-owned The Climate Corporation acquires Estonia’s VitalFields

 The Climate Corporation (owned by Monsanto) has acquired Estonia-based farm management startup VitalFields. Terms of the deal remain undisclosed, although we’re told the VitalFields team will be joining The Climate Corporation. Read More

Uncertain Harvest: Doubts About the Promised Bounty of Genetically Modified Crops

Higher yields with less pesticides was the sales pitch for genetically modified seeds. But that has not proved to be the outcome in the United States.

Fair Game: Big Deals Like Bayer’s Often Fail to Deliver High Performance

An S&P Global study found that companies more often than not underperform their peers after making a large acquisition.

Morning Agenda: Wells Fargo Subpoenaed, Another Merger in Agriculture, a Fragile Rebound

Criminal charges are now a possibility in the Wells Fargo scandal after the bank received subpoenas from three United States attorneys’ offices.

Breakingviews: Big Bayer-Monsanto Deal Lags in Value

The price of building a seed-and-fertilizer giant with revenue of $26 billion, but a value of $12 billion, is too high.
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