Archer Daniels Midland The agricultural products company reported on Jan. 31 second-quarter earnings of $80 million, or 12 cents a share, a fall from year-earlier earnings of $732 million, or $1.14. "We are maintaining our Underperform as we believe a challenging environment will continue to weigh on earnings near term," Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts wrote in a Jan. 31 report. "We could become more positive if the drought in South America results in a significant decline in grain production, shifting export demand to the US which would be beneficial for ADM's asset base." Forward Annual Dividend Yield: 2.3% Rated "B (Buy>" by TheStreet Ratings: The company's second-quarter gross profit margin decreased from the prior year. In the second quarter, stockholders' net worth increased 14.34% from the previous year. TheStreet Ratings' price target is $33.69. The stock closed Friday at $30.57 and has risen 6.89% year to date.