NYSE:FMC - FMC Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$84.44 -0.08 (-0.09 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 09:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$84.44
Today's Range$83.31 - $85.00
52-Week Range$72.73 - $98.70
Volume747,273 shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.82 billion
P/E Ratio31.16
Dividend Yield0.79%
FMC logoFMC 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 uses. FMC Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96
Current Ratio1.63
Quick Ratio1.24


Trailing P/E Ratio31.16
Forward P/E Ratio13.93
P/E Growth0.79

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.88 billion
Price / Sales3.95
Cash Flow$3.4493 per share
Price / Cash24.48
Book Value$20.16 per share
Price / Book4.19


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.71
Net Income$535.80 million
Net Margins23.96%
Return on Equity27.12%
Return on Assets8.40%


Outstanding Shares134,630,000
Market Cap$11.82 billion

FMC (NYSE:FMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is FMC's stock symbol?

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

How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 19th. Investors of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.165 per share on Thursday, October 18th. This represents a $0.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th. View FMC's Dividend History.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The basic materials company reported $1.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.06. The basic materials company earned $1.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.24 billion. FMC had a return on equity of 27.12% and a net margin of 23.96%. FMC's revenue for the quarter was up 92.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.48 EPS. View FMC's Earnings History.

When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for FMC.

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

FMC updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.41-1.61 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.33. FMC also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.87-0.97 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

15 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for FMC's shares. Their predictions range from $86.00 to $119.00. On average, they expect FMC's share price to reach $102.0714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FMC.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FMC?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for FMC.

Who are some of FMC's key competitors?

Who are FMC's key executives?

FMC's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pierre R. Brondeau, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mark A. Douglas, Pres & COO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Andrea E. Utecht, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 69)
  • Mr. Eric W. Norris, Former Pres of Health & Nutrition (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul W. Graves, Chief Exec. Officer of Planned FMC Lithium Company (Age 46)

Has FMC been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FMC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FMC earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.12 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for FMC.

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.71%), FMR LLC (4.47%), Boston Partners (3.14%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (1.84%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.60%) and Global X Management Co LLC (1.44%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrea E Utecht, Dirk A Kempthorne, Eric Norris, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves, Pierre R Brondeau and William Howard Powell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FMC.

Which major investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Fairpointe Capital LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Point72 Asset Management L.P. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Andrea E Utecht, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves and Pierre R Brondeau. View Insider Buying and Selling for FMC.

Which major investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Green Valley Investors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, BlackRock Inc. and Scopus Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought FMC stock in the last two years include Dirk A Kempthorne and Mark Douglas. View Insider Buying and Selling for FMC.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is FMC's stock price today?

One share of FMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.44.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $11.82 billion and generates $2.88 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $535.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.71 on an earnings per share basis. FMC employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for FMC (NYSE FMC)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  460 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  426 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  886
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FMC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FMC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FMC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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