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NYSE:FMC - FMC Stock Price, Forecast & News

$98.42
+0.43 (+0.44 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 08:20 AM ET)
Today's Range
$98.11
Now: $98.42
$99.00
50-Day Range
$82.54
MA: $93.43
$98.98
52-Week Range
$69.36
Now: $98.42
$99.34
Volume818,195 shs
Average Volume704,930 shs
Market Capitalization$12.76 billion
P/E Ratio15.65
Dividend Yield1.63%
Beta1.5
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$7.77 per share
Book Value$24.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$502.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,300
Market Cap$12.76 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2020 (Estimated)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Thursday, October 17th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 27th. View FMC's Dividend History.

How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Monday, December 3rd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 29th. The basic materials company reported $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.14. The basic materials company had revenue of $1,000 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $978.47 million. FMC had a return on equity of 27.94% and a net margin of 11.08%. The company's revenue was down 3.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.98 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, February 10th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for FMC.

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

FMC updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.46-$1.56 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.17-$1.21 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.18 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

17 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for FMC's shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect FMC's stock price to reach $99.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FMC.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FMC?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 14 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 extremely positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FMC earned a coverage optimism score of 5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for FMC.

Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,860,000 shares, an increase of 11.3% from the September 15th total of 2,570,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 919,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View FMC's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of FMC's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to FMC include PPG Industries (PPG), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Huntsman (HUN), Olin (OLN) and LSB Industries (LXU).

What other stocks do shareholders of FMC own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FMC investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Albemarle (ALB), Boeing (BA), AT&T (T), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), General Electric (GE), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Paypal (PYPL).

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 shareholders include State Street Corp (4.98%), Boston Partners (4.76%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.31%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.43%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.38%) and State of Tennessee Treasury Department (0.33%). 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 major investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, SG Americas Securities LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Lapides Asset Management LLC, Skylands Capital LLC, Worldquant Millennium Advisors LLC, CWM LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. 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 major investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Strs Ohio, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Maverick Capital Ltd. and California Public Employees Retirement System. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is FMC's stock price today?

One share of FMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.42.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $12.76 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:  590 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  535 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,125
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 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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