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NYSE:FMCFMC Stock Price, Forecast & News

$97.65
+1.43 (+1.49 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$95.51
Now: $97.65
$98.49
50-Day Range
$79.44
MA: $89.61
$96.22
52-Week Range
$56.77
Now: $97.65
$108.77
Volume752,154 shs
Average Volume763,333 shs
Market Capitalization$12.64 billion
P/E Ratio27.35
Dividend Yield1.83%
Beta1.26
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: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.00 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$7.49 per share
Book Value$20.88 per share

Profitability

Net Income$477.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,400
Market Cap$12.64 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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FMC (NYSE:FMC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FMC's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

FMC's stock was trading at $83.26 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FMC stock has increased by 17.3% and is now trading at $97.65. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FMC?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FMC in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for FMC.

When is FMC's next earnings date?

FMC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for FMC.

How were FMC's earnings last quarter?

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 5th. The basic materials company reported $1.84 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.81 by $0.03. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.25 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.25 billion. FMC had a return on equity of 30.32% and a net margin of 10.02%. FMC's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.72 earnings per share. View FMC's earnings history.

How often does FMC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FMC?

FMC declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Thursday, July 16th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 29th. View FMC's dividend history.

How will FMC's stock buyback program work?

FMC declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan 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 repurchase up to 9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

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

FMC issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.05-6.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.27. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.65-4.85 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.76 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FMC?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for FMC's shares. Their forecasts range from $90.00 to $126.00. On average, they anticipate FMC's share price to reach $107.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for FMC.

Has FMC been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about FMC stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FMC earned a daily sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutFMC.

Are investors shorting FMC?

FMC saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,270,000 shares, a decrease of 7.7% from the April 30th total of 2,460,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,130,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are short sold. View FMC's Current Options Chain.

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 Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), Tesla (TSLA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Boeing (BA) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wellington Management Group LLP (8.17%), BlackRock Inc. (7.08%), State Street Corp (4.92%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (2.20%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.98%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.68%). 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 of Michigan Retirement System, Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Wafra Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, New South Capital Management Inc., and KBC Group NV. Company insiders that have sold FMC company stock in the last year include Mark Douglas, Nicholas Pfeiffer, and Pierre R Brondeau. View insider buying and selling activity for FMC.

Which major investors are buying FMC stock?

FMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pelham Capital Ltd., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Clark Estates Inc. NY, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. 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 activity 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 $97.65.

How big of a company is FMC?

FMC has a market capitalization of $12.64 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 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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