FMC Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.17 (+1.04 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $113.64
50-Day Range
MA: $108.83
52-Week Range
Now: $113.64
Volume751,438 shs
Average Volume932,786 shs
Market Capitalization$14.72 billion
P/E Ratio29.75
Dividend Yield1.73%
FMC Corporation, an agricultural sciences company, provides crop protection, plant health, precision agriculture, and professional pest and turf management products. The company develop, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals that include insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides that are used in agriculture to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a range of insects, weeds, and disease, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control. It also offers biologicals products, such as bionematicides under the Quartzo and Presence names. The company sells herbicides under the Authority, Boral, Centium, Command, and Gamit brands, as well as Isoflex active herbicide ingredients; Rynaxypyr and Cyazypyr active ingredients; and insecticides under the Talstar and Hero brands, as well as flutriafol-based fungicides. It sells its products through independent distributors and co-ops, and national and regional distributors, as well as sells directly to growers. The company 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.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
Year Founded1883



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$6.89 per share
Book Value$19.84 per share


Net Income$477.40 million


Market Cap$14.72 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Confirmed)


Is FMC Stock A Buy or Sell? - Yahoo Finance
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Overall MarketRank

2.08 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

30th out of 851 stocks

Chemicals & Allied Products Industry

2nd out of 30 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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FMC (NYSE:FMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is FMC a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" FMC stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than FMC?

Wall Street analysts have given FMC a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but FMC wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,230,000 shares, an increase of 33.8% from the February 28th total of 919,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 921,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. Currently, 1.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How can I listen to FMC's earnings call?

FMC will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Co. (NYSE:FMC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 8th. The basic materials company reported $1.42 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.44 by $0.02. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.14 billion. FMC had a net margin of 10.64% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.81%.
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How has FMC's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

FMC's stock was trading at $83.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FMC shares have increased by 36.5% and is now trading at $113.64.
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How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 25th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 30th.
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Is FMC a good dividend stock?

FMC pays an annual dividend of $1.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.73%. FMC does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of FMC is 31.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FMC will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.02% next year. This indicates that FMC will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has FMC issued on next quarter's earnings?

FMC updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.65-7.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.27. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.9-5.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.00 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for FMC's stock. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $139.00. On average, they anticipate FMC's stock price to reach $126.23 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are FMC's key executives?

FMC's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Pierre R. Brondeau, Exec. Chairman (Age 63, Pay $4.77M)
  • Mr. Mark A. Douglas, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.15M)
  • Mr. Andrew D. Sandifer, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $1.27M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Michael Finian Reilly, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Sec. (Age 57, Pay $894.95k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Nicholas L. Pfeiffer, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Dr. Kathleen A. Shelton Ph.D., VP & CTO
  • Mr. David A. Kotch, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Michael J. Wherley, Director of Investor Relations (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Gedaka, VP of Communications & Public Affairs
  • Ms. Diane Allemang, VP & Chief Marketing Officer

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.

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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Albemarle (ALB), The Boeing (BA), The 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Weybosset Research & Management LLC (0.07%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.02%) and Addison Capital Co (0.02%). Company insiders that own FMC stock include Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Michael Finian Reilly, Nicholas Pfeiffer and Pierre R Brondeau.
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Which institutional investors are selling FMC stock?

FMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., NEXT Financial Group Inc, Pacer Advisors Inc., First Midwest Bank Trust Division, Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc., and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Eduardo E Cordeiro, Mark Douglas, Michael Finian Reilly, and Nicholas Pfeiffer.
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Which institutional investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DnB Asset Management AS, Systematic Alpha Investments LLC, Weybosset Research & Management LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Addison Capital Co, Valeo Financial Advisors LLC, and Farmers & Merchants Trust Co of Chambersburg PA.
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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 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 $113.64.

How much money does FMC make?

FMC has a market capitalization of $14.72 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.

How many employees does FMC have?

FMC employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

When was FMC founded?

FMC was founded in 1883.

What is FMC's official website?

The official website for FMC is www.fmc.com.

Where are FMC's headquarters?

FMC is headquartered at 2929 WALNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA PA, 19104.

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 4/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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