Fertile Ideas

Potash (POT) and Mosaic (MOS) have been hot topics here the last few weeks. I still hold MOS shares, so I can't say I'm disappointed to see folks talk about it or buy one of these two names. However, I feel like all the focus is on these two when Monsanto (MON) looks like the name with the best potential push higher in the short term.

MON didn't have the fall of either of the potash names, so bottom-fishers will be looking elsewhere. But buying strength this year has paid off and MON has had a decent year compared to other ag names. Right now, a bullish flag is setting up. A close above $114.70 could bring in momentum buyers and push this all the way up to $125 over the next several weeks. On the downside, a close, or consecutive closes below the support level of the flag, would stop me out of any long MON position. Right now, that downside is only about $2 away, so I view this as risking $2 to potentially make $10. I will take those all day long....183 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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