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

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$82.68 -0.94 (-1.12 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$83.62
Today's Range$82.47 - $84.28
52-Week Range$72.73 - $98.70
Volume821,600 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.26 billion
P/E Ratio15.43
Dividend Yield0.79%
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 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 Ratio15.43
Forward P/E Ratio13.62
P/E Growth0.75

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.88 billion
Price / Sales3.87
Cash Flow$3.5439 per share
Price / Cash23.33
Book Value$20.16 per share
Price / Book4.10


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$11.26 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. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be given a dividend of $0.165 per share on Thursday, October 18th. This represents a $0.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.80%. 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 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.06. The basic materials company earned $1.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.24 billion. FMC had a net margin of 23.96% and a return on equity of 27.12%. The firm's revenue was up 92.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.48 earnings per share. 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.

How can I listen to FMC's earnings call?

FMC will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002301074.

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

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

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

13 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for FMC's shares. Their predictions range from $90.00 to $119.00. On average, they anticipate FMC's share price to reach $102.9167 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FMC.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FMC?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 12 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. Paul W. Graves, Chief Exec. Officer of Planned FMC Lithium Company (Age 46)
  • Mr. Andrew D. Sandifer, Exec. VP , CFO & Treasurer

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC (0.19%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.11%), Weybosset Research & Management LLC (0.06%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.06%), Aperio Group LLC (0.05%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%). 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 institutional investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tributary Capital Management LLC, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC, Parkside Investments LLC and Addison Capital Co. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves and Pierre R Brondeau. View Insider Buying and Selling for FMC.

Which institutional investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Bank of Montreal Can, First Hawaiian Bank, Aperio Group LLC, New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust, Peoples Financial Services CORP. and Andra AP fonden. 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 $82.68.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $11.26 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.

What is FMC's official website?

The official website for FMC is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for FMC (NYSE FMC)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  477 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  445 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  922
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 10/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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