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NYSE:FMC

FMC - FMC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$106.33
+0.28 (+0.26%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:48 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$105.34
$107.82
50-Day Range
$100.04
$126.01
52-Week Range
$87.27
$140.99
Volume
834,900 shs
Average Volume
956,546 shs
Market Capitalization
$13.39 billion
P/E Ratio
19.55
Dividend Yield
1.99%
Price Target
$132.64

FMC MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.54 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
24.7% Upside
$132.64 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.13% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-14.61
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.47mentions of FMC in the last 14 days
Based on 29 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$119,780 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.52%
From $7.47 to $8.48 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.78 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

20th out of 225 stocks

Chemicals & Allied Products Industry

2nd out of 17 stocks

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About FMC (NYSE:FMC) Stock

FMC Corporation, an agricultural sciences company, provides crop protection, plant health, and professional pest and turf management products. It develops, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals that include insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides; and biologicals, crop nutrition, and seed treatment products, which 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 company markets its products through its own sales organization and through alliance partners, independent distributors, and sales representatives. It operates in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. FMC Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

FMC Stock Up 0.3 %

FMC Stock opened at $106.33 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.87, a quick ratio of 0.99 and a current ratio of 1.38. The business's 50-day simple moving average is $108.99 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $118.29. The company has a market cap of $13.39 billion, a PE ratio of 19.55, a PEG ratio of 1.42 and a beta of 0.84. FMC has a fifty-two week low of $87.27 and a fifty-two week high of $140.99.

FMC (NYSE:FMC - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The basic materials company reported $1.93 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.89 by $0.04. FMC had a return on equity of 30.64% and a net margin of 12.80%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.81 EPS. Equities analysts anticipate that FMC will post 7.47 EPS for the current year.

FMC Dividend Announcement

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 30th will be paid a $0.53 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 29th. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.99%. FMC's payout ratio is 38.97%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several equities analysts have weighed in on FMC shares. Mizuho cut their price target on FMC from $149.00 to $144.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Thursday. UBS Group dropped their target price on FMC from $149.00 to $140.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Redburn Partners cut FMC from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating in a report on Monday, June 13th. Wells Fargo & Company dropped their target price on FMC from $150.00 to $144.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 4th. Finally, Bank of America upgraded FMC from an "underperform" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $127.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, June 21st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, FMC currently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $132.64.

Insider Transactions at FMC

In other news, insider Nicholas Pfeiffer sold 1,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $119.78, for a total value of $119,780.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 11,722 shares in the company, valued at $1,404,061.16. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Company insiders own 0.57% of the company's stock.

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FMC Stock News Headlines

FMC (NYSE:FMC) Downgraded by StockNews.com
Mizuho Lowers FMC (NYSE:FMC) Price Target to $144.00
FMC (FMC) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates
FMC (NYSE:FMC) PT Lowered to $149.00
FMC (FMC) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
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FMC Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/21 Dividend
6/29/2022
Dividend Payable
7/21/2022
Last Earnings
8/02/2022
Today
8/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Chemicals & allied products
Sub-Industry
Diversified Chemicals
CUSIP
30249130
Employees
6,400
Year Founded
1883

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$132.64
High Stock Price Forecast
$152.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$105.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+24.7%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.54
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$736.50 million
Pretax Margin
16.35%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.05 billion
Cash Flow
$8.48 per share
Book Value
$24.28 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
125,241,000
Market Cap
$13.39 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.84

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FMC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell FMC stock right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" FMC stock.
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What is FMC's stock price forecast for 2022?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for FMC's stock. Their FMC stock forecasts range from $105.00 to $152.00. On average, they anticipate FMC's stock price to reach $132.64 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.7% from the stock's current price.
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How has FMC's stock performed in 2022?

FMC's stock was trading at $109.89 at the start of the year. Since then, FMC stock has decreased by 3.2% and is now trading at $106.33.
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When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 1st 2022.
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How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Co. (NYSE:FMC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The basic materials company reported $1.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.89 by $0.04. FMC had a net margin of 12.80% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.64%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.81 EPS.
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How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.53 per share on Thursday, October 20th. This represents a $2.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 29th.
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Is FMC a good dividend stock?

FMC(NYSE:FMC) pays an annual dividend of $2.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.99%. FMC has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of FMC is 38.97%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FMC will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.00% next year. This indicates that FMC will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, February 8th 2022, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 7.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

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

FMC updated its FY22 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.00-$7.70 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.5-$5.7 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.44 billion.

What is Pierre Brondeau's approval rating as FMC's CEO?

116 employees have rated FMC CEO Pierre Brondeau on Glassdoor.com. Pierre Brondeau has an approval rating of 93% among FMC's employees. This puts Pierre Brondeau in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Albemarle (ALB), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS) and PayPal (PYPL).

What is FMC's stock symbol?

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

Who are FMC's major shareholders?

FMC's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.05%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.50%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.48%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.47%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.29%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.28%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrew D Sandifer, Andrew D Sandifer, Carol Anthony Davidson, Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Michael Finian Reilly, Nicholas Pfeiffer and Pierre R Brondeau.
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How do I buy shares of FMC?

Shares of FMC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is FMC's stock price today?

One share of FMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $106.33.

How much money does FMC make?

FMC (NYSE:FMC) has a market capitalization of $13.39 billion and generates $5.05 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $736.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does FMC have?

FMC employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

When was FMC founded?

FMC was founded in 1883.

How can I contact FMC?

FMC's mailing address is 2929 WALNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA PA, 19104. The official website for FMC is www.fmc.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (215) 299-6000, via email at michael.wherley@fmc.com, or via fax at 215-299-5998.

This page (NYSE:FMC) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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