The company operates through the following segments: Oilseeds Processing, Corn Processing, Wild Flavors & Specialty Ingredients and Agricultural Services.

stock slid after disappointing earnings, while shares of Mastercard Inc. Archer Daniels reported net earnings of $192 million, or 34 cents per share, down from $341 million, and 58 cents, in the year-ago period.

Adjusted EPS was 45 cents, missing the Fact Set consensus of 55 cents.

Revenue for the quarter came to $14.83 billion, down from $15.83 billion, and below the consensus estimate of $16.04 billion among Fact Set analysts.

Oilseeds processing revenue came to $5.75 billion, down from $5.78 billion, but beating Fact Set's consensus estimate of $6.19 billion.

Ideal growing conditions and technological advances in farming have created some of the most significant stockpiles in the primary grain markets over recent years.

After another year of abundant crops in 2017, there is plenty to meet the needs of the world.

The index closed up 0.4% at 6,727, outperforming its equity peers. slid 24% on a weaker-than-expected revenue, and as the company downgraded its profit outlook. stock benchmarks opened slightly higher on Tuesday to close out October, as the Federal Reserve looks poised to kick off a two-day policy meeting, which could help guide trading on the day and into November.

Archer Daniels Midland Co.'s stock slid 4.5% after an earnings failed to meet expectations. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 16 points, or less than 0.1%, at 23,365, the S&P 500 index added 2 points, or 0.1%, at 2,575, while the Nasdaq Composite Index advanced the most among its equity-benchmark peers, up 0.3% at 6,716. slid on a revenue miss and profit warning, Archer Daniels Midland Co. were lower in pre-market trading on Tuesday after the company missed expectations.

Third-quarter results "were below our expectations," CEO Juan Luciano said.

The company is transitioning to "lower capital spending and increasing benefits from these investments," he added.

The Corn Processing segment engages in corn wet milling and dry milling activities; and also converts corn into sweeteners, starches, and bioproducts.