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FMC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$110.56
-2.29 (-2.03 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$109.90
Now: $110.56
$113.73
50-Day Range
$105.33
MA: $108.68
$112.85
52-Week Range
$56.77
Now: $110.56
$113.73
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume877,429 shs
Market Capitalization$14.32 billion
P/E Ratio30.21
Dividend Yield1.56%
Beta1.16
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.96 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$7.52 per share
Book Value$19.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income$477.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,400
Market Cap$14.32 billion
Next Earnings Date11/2/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$110.56
-2.29 (-2.03 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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FMC (NYSE:FMC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FMC's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

FMC's stock was trading at $83.26 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FMC stock has increased by 32.8% and is now trading at $110.56.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FMC?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 4th. The basic materials company reported $1.72 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.66 by $0.06. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.16 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.21 billion. FMC had a net margin of 10.35% and a return on equity of 30.31%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.66 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 17th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 29th.
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How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Monday, December 3rd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

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

FMC issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.28-6.62 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.68-4.82 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.74 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for FMC's shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $128.00. On average, they anticipate FMC's stock price to reach $115.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,650,000 shares, a drop of 14.5% from the June 15th total of 1,930,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 799,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Tesla (TSLA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), Paypal (PYPL), Albemarle (ALB) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are FMC's key executives?

FMC's management team includes the following 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

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.21%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (2.21%), FMR LLC (2.02%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.01%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.32%) and Jennison Associates LLC (1.09%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Andrea E Utecht, Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, Pierre R Brondeau and Robert C Pallash.
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Which major investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., State of Michigan Retirement System, Vanguard Group Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., FMR LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Cibc World Markets Corp, and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, and Pierre R Brondeau.
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Which major investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, CWM LLC, Alphinity Investment Management Pty Ltd, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc..
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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 $110.56.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $14.32 billion and generates $4.61 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $477.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.09 on an earnings per share basis. FMC employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

What is FMC's official website?

The official website for FMC is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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