FMC (FMC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.40 (+0.69%)
(As of 04/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.03 million shs
Average Volume
1.99 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.27 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

FMC MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.24 Rating Score
23.2% Upside
$71.75 Price Target
Short Interest
7.00% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.61mentions of FMC in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$127,323 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.88 to $4.85 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.48 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

13th out of 173 stocks

Chemicals & Allied Products Industry

3rd out of 16 stocks

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About FMC Stock (NYSE:FMC)

FMC Corporation, an agricultural sciences company, provides crop protection, plant health, and professional pest and turf management products. It develops, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals that includes insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides; and biologicals, crop nutrition, and seed treatment products, which 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 company markets its products through its own sales organization and through alliance partners, independent distributors, and sales representatives. It operates in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

FMC Stock Price History

FMC Stock News Headlines

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FMC (NYSE:FMC) Shares Down 5.6%
FMC Co. (NYSE:FMC) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
FMC (FMC) Receives a Hold from Wells Fargo
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/18 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Chemicals & allied products
Diversified Chemicals
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
17 Analysts


Net Income
$1.32 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.49 billion
Cash Flow
$5.32 per share
Book Value
$35.53 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$7.27 billion

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FMC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell FMC stock right now?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" FMC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FMC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is FMC's stock price target for 2024?

17 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for FMC's shares. Their FMC share price targets range from $55.00 to $101.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $71.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have FMC shares performed in 2024?

FMC's stock was trading at $63.05 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, FMC shares have decreased by 7.7% and is now trading at $58.22.
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Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,250,000 shares, an increase of 17.9% from the February 29th total of 6,150,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,030,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Approximately 5.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is FMC's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2024.
View our FMC earnings forecast

How can I listen to FMC's earnings call?

FMC will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 7th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 929-458-6194 with passcode "538312".

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Co. (NYSE:FMC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 6th. The basic materials company reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $1.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.25 billion. FMC had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.98% and a net margin of 29.45%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.37 earnings per share.
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How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 28th will be given a dividend of $0.58 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.98%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 27th.
Read our dividend analysis for FMC

Is FMC a good dividend stock?

FMC (NYSE:FMC) pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.01%. FMC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 22.03%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FMC will have a dividend payout ratio of 47.84% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FMC.

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

FMC issued an update on its FY 2026 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.5 billion-$6.0 billion.

What is Pierre Brondeau's approval rating as FMC's CEO?

116 employees have rated FMC Chief Executive Officer Pierre Brondeau on Glassdoor.com. Pierre Brondeau has an approval rating of 93% among the company's employees. This puts Pierre Brondeau in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of FMC own?

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

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.28%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.15%), Reinhart Partners LLC. (0.10%), Weybosset Research & Management LLC (0.09%), Raymond James & Associates (0.08%) and Norden Group LLC (0.06%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew D Sandifer, Andrew D Sandifer, Carol Anthony Davidson, Mark Douglas, Michael Finian Reilly, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Robert C Pallash and Ronaldo Pereira.
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How do I buy shares of FMC?

Shares of FMC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does FMC have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of FMC: BioPhero ApS, Cheminova A/S, Cheminova A/S, Cheminova India Limited, Epax AS, FMC (Shanghai) Agricultural Sciences Co. Ltd., FMC Agricultural Caribe Industries Ltd., FMC Agricultural Products International AG, FMC Agro Singapore Pte. Ltd., FMC Chemicals Netherlands BV, FMC Corporation (the Registrant), FMC Finance B.V., FMC India Private Limited, FMC International Switzerland Sàrl, FMC Luxembourg S.à.r.l., FMC Quimica Sociedad Anonima, FMC Química do Brasil Ltda., FMC Switzerland I GmbH, Phytone Ltd., RheinPerChemie GmbH, and Tg Soda Ash Inc..
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This page (NYSE:FMC) was last updated on 4/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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