More on Monsanto's (MON) FQ2 results: Raises FY 2013 EPS guidance to $4.40-$4.50 vs. $4.54...

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More on Monsanto's (MON) FQ2 results: Raises FY 2013 EPS guidance to $4.40-$4.50 vs. $4.54 consensus and prior guidance of $4.30-$4.40. Net sales rose 15% to $5.5B, driven by a 16% increase in sales from its global corn business. Sales in seeds and genomics totaled $4.3B, $422M more than the same period last year. Shares +1% premarket.