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

$81.81
-0.79 (-0.96 %)
(As of 06/25/2019 07:55 AM ET)
Today's Range
$81.67
Now: $81.81
$82.84
50-Day Range
$70.92
MA: $77.16
$82.76
52-Week Range
$69.36
Now: $81.81
$92.76
Volume686,507 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.77 billion
P/E Ratio13.01
Dividend Yield1.94%
Beta1.46
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.73 billion
Cash Flow$7.6601 per share
Book Value$24.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$502.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,300
Market Cap$10.77 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 30th. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Thursday, July 18th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. View FMC's Dividend History.

How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Monday, December 3rd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 6th. The basic materials company reported $1.72 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.62 by $0.10. The basic materials company earned $1.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.19 billion. FMC had a return on equity of 27.53% and a net margin of 9.57%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.84 EPS. View FMC's Earnings History.

When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FMC.

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

FMC updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.62-5.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.64. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.5-4.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.52 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

11 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for FMC's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect FMC's stock price to reach $94.7273 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FMC.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FMC?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for FMC.

Has FMC been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FMC stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FMC earned a daily sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for FMC.

Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,527,900 shares, a decrease of 6.2% from the April 30th total of 2,696,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,160,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View FMC's Current Options Chain.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Albemarle (ALB), General Electric (GE), Boeing (BA), Paypal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Tesla (TSLA).

Who are FMC's key executives?

FMC's management team includes the folowing 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

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.96%), Boston Partners (4.93%), Northern Trust Corp (2.06%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (2.06%), FMR LLC (1.99%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.71%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrea E Utecht, Dirk A Kempthorne, Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves, Pierre R Brondeau and Robert C Pallash. 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Jennison Associates LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, FMR LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Sasco Capital Inc. CT, BlackRock Inc. and Systematic Financial Management LP. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Andrea E Utecht, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Pierre R Brondeau and Robert C Pallash. View Insider Buying and Selling for FMC.

Which institutional investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Northern Trust Corp, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, FIL Ltd, Wells Fargo & Company MN, CWM LLC, King Luther Capital Management Corp and Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have bought FMC stock in the last two years include Dirk A Kempthorne, Eduardo E Cordeiro 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 $81.81.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $10.77 billion and generates $4.73 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $502.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.29 on an earnings per share basis. FMC employs 7,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About FMC.

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:  546 (Thanks for Voting!)
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Total Votes:  1,049
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This page was last updated on 6/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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