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NYSE:FMCFMC Stock Price, Forecast & News

$109.77
+1.52 (+1.40 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$107.03
Now: $109.77
$109.84
50-Day Range
$96.56
MA: $102.95
$108.45
52-Week Range
$56.77
Now: $109.77
$111.71
Volume657,456 shs
Average Volume933,750 shs
Market Capitalization$14.21 billion
P/E Ratio29.99
Dividend Yield1.63%
Beta1.25
FMC Corporation, a diversified chemical company, provides solutions, applications, and products for the agricultural, consumer, and industrial markets worldwide. The company operates in two segments, FMC Agricultural Solutions and FMC Lithium. The FMC Agricultural Solutions segment develops, manufactures, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals, including insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides that are used in agriculture to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a range of insects, weeds, and diseases, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control. The FMC Lithium segment manufactures lithium for use in batteries, polymers, pharmaceuticals, greases and lubricants, glass and ceramics, and other industrial applications. FMC Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.84 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
CUSIP30249130
Phone215-299-6000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$7.58 per share
Book Value$22.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$477.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,400
Market Cap$14.21 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
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FMC (NYSE:FMC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FMC's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

FMC's stock was trading at $83.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FMC shares have increased by 31.8% and is now trading at $109.77.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FMC?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 4th. The basic materials company reported $1.72 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.66 by $0.06. The basic materials company earned $1.16 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.21 billion. FMC had a return on equity of 30.31% and a net margin of 10.35%. The firm's revenue was down 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.66 EPS.
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How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 17th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 29th.
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How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC announced that its board has approved a share buyback program on Monday, December 3rd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has FMC issued on next quarter's earnings?

FMC updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.28-6.62 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.68-4.82 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.74 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

16 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for FMC's shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect FMC's stock price to reach $113.19 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% from the stock's current price.
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Has FMC been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FMC stock has trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FMC earned a news impact score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,480,000 shares, a decrease of 10.3% from the July 15th total of 1,650,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 755,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of FMC's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of FMC own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FMC investors own include Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), Tesla (TSLA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Boeing (BA) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are FMC's key executives?

FMC's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Pierre R. Brondeau, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark A. Douglas, Pres & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Andrew D. Sandifer, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Nicholas L. Pfeiffer, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Dr. Kathleen A. Shelton, VP & CTO

What is FMC's stock symbol?

FMC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FMC."

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.32%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.09%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.85%), Pelham Capital Ltd. (0.73%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.56%) and Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.55%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrea E Utecht, Dirk A Kempthorne, Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Pierre R Brondeau and Robert C Pallash.
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Which major investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Michigan Retirement System, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, and Pierre R Brondeau.
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Which major investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., CWM LLC, Alphinity Investment Management Pty Ltd, Principal Financial Group Inc., Pelham Capital Ltd., and Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV. Company insiders that have bought FMC stock in the last two years include Dirk A Kempthorne, Eduardo E Cordeiro, and Mark Douglas.
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How do I buy shares of FMC?

Shares of FMC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is FMC's stock price today?

One share of FMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $109.77.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $14.21 billion and generates $4.61 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $477.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.09 on an earnings per share basis. FMC employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

What is FMC's official website?

The official website for FMC is www.fmc.com.

How can I contact FMC?

FMC's mailing address is 2929 WALNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA PA, 19104. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 215-299-6000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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