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New Research Facility, Results Release Schedule, Sales Transaction Closure, Financial Results, and Bond Issuance - Analyst Notes on DuPont, Monsanto, CF Industries, Yongye, and Syngenta

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NEW YORK, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD), Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), Yongye International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YONG), and Syngenta AG (NYSE: SYT). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company Analyst Notes  

On March 26, 2014, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company's (DuPont) Chairman and CEO, Ellen Kullman, unveiled a newly expanded research facility of the Company in Delmas, South Africa, which will serve as the core of the DuPont Africa regional technology center. The Company notified that the technology center aims to help advance DuPont's ongoing efforts to accelerate seed product development for African farmers and help them better manage key agronomic challenges. Ellen Kullman said, "Agriculture has a vital role to play in the social and economic security of African countries. We are harnessing DuPont's global science capabilities and resources to create local solutions that improve productivity for farmers in South Africa and throughout the continent," He added, "We believe this technology center will be a catalyst for innovation and collaboration to help feed a growing population in Africa and around the world." The full analyst notes on E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company are available to download free of charge at:


Monsanto Company Analyst Notes 

On March 26, 2014, Monsanto Company (Monsanto) announced that it intends to release its Q2 FY 2014 financial results on April 2, 2014, before the market opens. The Company informed that it has also scheduled a conference call on the same day at 8:30 a.m. CT / 9:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results and its future expectations. According to Monsanto, the call may further include a discussion of the Company's strategic initiatives, product performance and other matters related to its business. An audio webcast of the conference call may be accessed by interested parties via the Investor section of Monsanto's web site. The full analyst notes on Monsanto Company are available to download free of charge at:


CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 17, 2014, CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF Industries) announced that it has completed the sale of its phosphate business to The Mosaic Company (Mosaic) for $1.4 billion or c. $1.0 billion net of taxes and other adjustments. "The net proceeds from the sale will be redeployed to execute the strategic initiatives we already have in progress, namely our nitrogen capacity expansions and completing our share repurchase authorization. Additionally, the supply agreements we have put in place with Mosaic will provide us a steady base of ammonia demand with attractive economics," said Tony Will, President and CEO of CF Industries. Additionally, the Company informed that after the closure of the sale transaction, it will begin to supply Mosaic with its share of the ammonia produced CF Industries' 50% owned production facility in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. The Company added that it is into a long-term supply agreement with Mosaic to supply 600,000 to 800,000 tons of ammonia per year for up to 15 years from its Donaldsonville nitrogen complex. The full analyst notes on CF industries Holdings, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:


Yongye International, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 17, 2014, Yongye International, Inc. (Yongye) announced its Q4 2013 and full-year 2013 financial results. In Q4 2013, the Company's revenue increased 29.2% YoY to $92.0 million, while full-year 2013 revenue increased 49.4% YoY to $661.9 million. Q4 2013 net income attributable to Yongye was $14.6 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, compared to $19.4 million, or $0.32 per diluted share, in Q4 2012. Full-year 2013 net income attributable to the Company was $170.8 million, or $2.93 per diluted share, compared to $93.7 million, or $1.62 per diluted share, in full year 2012. "We are pleased with our overall performance in 2013. Our growth was in line with expectations, our branded retailer network exceeded the target of 36,000 and we also achieved positive cash flow from operations for the full year," said Zishen Wu, Chairman and CEO of Yongye. The full analyst notes on Yongye International, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:


Syngenta AG Analyst Notes 

On March 25, 2014, Syngenta AG (Syngenta) announced the successful issue of CHF750 million in Swiss domestic bonds. The Company notified that the issue comprises of a CHF350 million Swiss domestic bond, maturing in November 2019; a CHF250 million Swiss domestic bond that will mature in November 2024, and a CHF150 million Swiss domestic bond that will mature in November 2029. "We have taken advantage of current favorable market conditions in order to further enhance our debt maturity profile. These bond issues are part of our normal funding requirements and the positive market reception demonstrates Syngenta's strong credit quality," said John Ramsay, CFO of Syngenta. The full analyst notes on Syngenta AG are available to download free of charge at:


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