Monsanto tops 3rd-quarter forecast on weedkiller sales

Posted: June 27, 2013 at 3:47 a.m.

Monsanto Co., the world’s largest seed company, reported a fiscal third-quarter profit Wednesday that topped analysts’ estimates as higher prices for its Roundup weedkiller helped make up for lower corn and soybean earnings.

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Business, Pages 26 on 06/27/2013