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Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
Scotts Miracle-Gro has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Scotts Miracle-Gro Company
Short Name:Scotts Miracle-Gro
Trading Ticker Symbol:SMG
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Ohio, OH
Primary Industry Sector:Basic Industries
Seconday Sub-sector:Agricultural Chemicals
Main Business Areas: Basic Industries, Agricultural Chemicals, Basic Materials, Agricultural Inputs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Cannabis, Marijuana
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Scotts Miracle-Gro stock

Market and Trading Information for Scotts Miracle-Gro

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Scotts Miracle-Gro as of writing:
Current Share Price:$141.23
Previous Year's Closing Price:$106.18
Percentage Price Change (YTD):33.01%
Market Cap:$7.84 billion
52-week Price Range:$76.5 - $142.25
Dividend Per Share:$2.29
EPS (TTM):5.74
Price-Earnings (Trailing):24.6
Price-Earnings (Forward):23.98

Company Profile and Business Description for Scotts Miracle-Gro

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (Scotts Miracle-Gro), incorporated on November 22, 2004, is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products. The Company's segments include Global Consumer. In North America, its brands include Scotts and Turf Builder lawn and grass seed products; Miracle-Gro, Nature's Care, Scotts, LiquaFeed and Osmocote gardening and landscape products; and Ortho, Roundup, Home Defense and Tomcat branded insect control, weed control and rodent control products. In the United Kingdom, its brands include Miracle-Gro plant fertilizers; Roundup, Weedol and Pathclear herbicides; EverGreen lawn fertilizers, and Levington gardening and landscape products.

The Company's brands in Europe include Roundup, KB and Fertiligene in France; Roundup, Celaflor, Nexa Lotte and Substral in Germany and Austria, and Roundup, ASEF, KB and Substral in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. The Company is the agent of the Monsanto Company (Monsanto) for the marketing and distribution of consumer Roundup non-selective herbicide products within the United States and other contractually specified countries. The Company has a presence in similar consumer branded products in Australia, the Far East and Latin America. The Company is a producer of liquid plant food products, growing media, advanced indoor garden systems and accessories for hydroponic gardening.

The Company's Global Consumer segment manufactures, markets and sells consumer lawn and garden products in categories of lawn care, gardening and landscape, and controls. In the United States, products within the lawn care include lawn fertilizer products under the Scotts and Turf Builder brand names; grass seed products under the Scotts, Turf Builder, EZ Seed, Water Smart and PatchMaster brand names; and lawn-related weed, pest and disease control products primarily under the Scotts brand name, including sub-brands, such as GrubEx. A similar range of products is marketed in Europe under a range of brands, such as EverGreen, Fertiligene, Substral, Miracle-Gro Patch Magic, Weedol, Pathclear, KB and Celaflor. The lawn care category also includes spreaders and other durables under the Scotts brand name, including Turf Builder EdgeGuard spreaders, Snap spreaders and Handy Green II handheld spreaders. It also markets outdoor cleaners under the Scotts OxiClean brand name.

The gardening and landscape category is designed to help consumers grow flower and vegetable gardens and landscaped areas. This category also includes the hydroponic gardening. In the United States, products within this category include a line of water-soluble plant foods under the Miracle-Gro brand and sub-brands, such as LiquaFeed, continuous-release plant foods under the Miracle-Gro, Scotts and Osmocote brands and sub-brands of Miracle-Gro, such as Shake 'N Feed; potting mixes and garden soils under the Miracle-Gro, Scotts, Hyponex, Earthgro and SuperSoil brand names; mulch and decorative groundcover products under the Scotts brand, including the sub-brands Nature Scapes, Earthgro and Hyponex by Scotts; plant-related pest and disease control products under the Ortho brand; organic garden products under the Miracle-Gro Organic Choice, Nature's Care, Scotts, Whitney Farms and EcoScraps brand names; live goods and seeding solutions under the Miracle-Gro brand and Gro-ables sub-brand; and hydroponic gardening products under the General Hydroponics and AeroGarden brand names. Internationally, similar products are marketed under the Miracle-Gro, Fertiligene, Substral, KB, Celaflor, ASEF, Scotts, Scotts EcoSense, Naturen, Miracle-Gro Organic Choice and Fafard brand names.

The controls category is designed to help consumers protect their homes from pests and maintain external home areas. In the United States, insect control products are marketed under the Ortho brand name, including Ortho Max, Home Defense Max and Bug B Gon Max sub-brands; rodent control products are marketed under the Tomcat and Ortho brands; selective weed control products are marketed under the Ortho Weed B Gon sub-brand; and non-selective weed control products are marketed under the Roundup and Groundclear brand names. Internationally, products within this category are marketed under the Nexa Lotte, Fertiligene, KB, Home Defence, Home Defense, Weedol, Pathclear and Roundup brands.

The Company competes with Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., Bayer AG, Central Garden & Pet Company, Enforcer Products, Inc., Kellogg Garden Products, Oldcastle Retail, Inc., Lebanon Seaboard Corporation, Compo AcquiCo SARL, Westland Horticulture Ltd and TruGreen.

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ETFs Holding Scotts Miracle-Gro Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Scotts Miracle-Gro stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Scotts Miracle-Gro stock holding. There are a total of 99 ETFs in records which are holding Scotts Miracle-Gro stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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AMCAiShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETFThe iShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap US stocks that generate a substantial portion of their revenue from domestic sales. ...Full Details0.15%409
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DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETFThe iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF tracks an index of US stocks that are selected by dividends, dividend growth and payout ratio, then weighted by dividend dollars. ...Full Details0.08%449
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DGRWWisdomTree US Dividend Growth FundThe WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth ETF tracks the performance of the WisdomTree US Dividend Growth Index by investing in large- and midcap dividend-paying US common stocks with growth characteristics. ...Full Details0.28%276
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DTDWisdomTree US Total Dividend ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Dividend Fund tracks an index of U.S. companies selected and weighted based on the dollar amount of dividends paid. ...Full Details0.28%864
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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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FTAGFirst Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETFThe First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF tracks a global, market-cap-weighted index of firms engaged in improving agricultural yields. ...Full Details0.7%46
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GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index FundThe FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund tracks an index of companies that operate, manage or produce natural resources in energy, ags, precious or industrial metals, timber or water. ...Full Details0.46%121
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IECSiShares Evolved US Consumer Staples ETFThe iShares Evolved U.S. Consumer Staples ETF is an actively managed, market-cap-weighted fund of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks in the consumer staples sector, according to an alternative classification system defined by machine learning algorithms. ...Full Details0.18%128
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IEDIiShares Evolved US Discretionary Spending ETFThe iShares Evolved U.S. Discretionary Spending ETF is an actively managed, market-cap-weighted fund of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks in the discretionary spending sector, according to an alternative classification system defined by machine learning algorithms. ...Full Details0.18%230
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▶ CF Industries (CF): CF Industries Holdings, Inc., incorporated on April 15, 2005, is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer, and other nitrogen products. The Companys nitrogen fertilizer products are ammonia, granular urea, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ China Green Agriculture (CGA): China Green Agriculture, Inc., incorporated on August 29, 2007, is engaged in the research, development, production and sale of various types of fertilizers and agricultural products in the Peoples Republic ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ CVR Partners LP (UAN): CVR Partners, LP produces, distributes, and markets nitrogen fertilizer products in the United States. It offers ammonia products for agricultural and industrial customers; and urea ammonium nitrate p....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Evogene (EVGN): Evogene Ltd. (Evogene) is a biotechnology company for the improvement of crop productivity. The Company is engaged in developing seed traits for improved yield and abiotic stress tolerance, seed traits ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL): Israel Chemicals Ltd. operates as a specialty minerals company worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Essential Minerals and Specialty Solutions. The company extracts potash from the Dead Sea; mi....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Marrone Bio Innovations (MBII): Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., incorporated on June 15, 2006, offers bio-based pest management and plant health products. The Companys bio-based products include naturally occurring microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Mosaic (MOS): The Mosaic Company, incorporated on March 25, 2004, is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company operates through three segments: Phosphates, Potash and International ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ SenesTech (SNES): SenesTech, Inc. is a platform biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in developing a technology for managing animal pest populations through fertility control. The Companys approach is designed to manage ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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