Agrium Inc activist investor ValueAct happy to keep hands off and enjoy profits

Agrium Inc.’s second go-around with a big U.S. activist investor is going a lot smoother than the first one. When ValueAct Capital Management LP revealed that it owned 5.7% of Agrium last October, some investors speculated that it might push for aggressive change at the Calgary-based company. Agrium maintained that was not the case, and that…