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

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$78.99 -0.75 (-0.94 %)
(As of 04/26/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$79.74
Today's Range$78.95 - $80.00
52-Week Range$69.36 - $92.95
Volume714,552 shs
Average Volume965,658 shs
Market Capitalization$10.40 billion
P/E Ratio12.56
Dividend Yield2.01%
Beta1.48
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 applications. FMC Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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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$7.6245 per share
Book Value$24.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$502.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,300
Market Cap$10.40 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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 Wednesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View FMC's Dividend History.

How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC announced that its board has approved a share buyback program on Monday, December 3rd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 11th. The basic materials company reported $1.69 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.05. The basic materials company earned $1.22 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.20 billion. FMC had a net margin of 10.62% and a return on equity of 27.73%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.10 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, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FMC.

How can I listen to FMC's earnings call?

FMC will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 7th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002301059.

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

FMC issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.58-1.68 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.79. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.18-1.21 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.22 billion.FMC also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $5.55-5.75 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

12 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for FMC's stock. Their predictions range from $81.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect FMC's share price to reach $96.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FMC.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FMC?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for FMC.

Has FMC been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FMC stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. FMC earned a coverage optimism score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Albemarle (ALB), General Electric (GE), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Paypal (PYPL) 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)
  • Ms. Andrea E. Utecht, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 70)
  • Mr. Nicholas L. Pfeiffer, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Strs Ohio (0.18%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.17%), CWM LLC (0.08%), Weybosset Research & Management LLC (0.07%), Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC (0.05%) and Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrea E Utecht, Dirk A Kempthorne, Eduardo E Cordeiro, Eric Norris, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves, Pierre R Brondeau, Robert C Pallash 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 Tandem Investment Advisors Inc., Weybosset Research & Management LLC, Murphy Capital Management Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Kanawha Capital Management LLC, Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Exane Derivatives. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Andrea E Utecht, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Paul W Graves, 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 Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, CWM LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC, Brinker Capital Inc., DNB Asset Management AS and Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV. 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 $78.99.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $10.40 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.

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:  536 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  493 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,029
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 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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