FMC Corporation (FMC): Price and Financial Metrics

FMC Corporation (FMC): $118.26

-0.50 (-0.42%)

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  • Quality is the dimension where FMC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 82.38% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for FMC is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 31 weeks.
  • FMC's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 21.68% of US stocks).

FMC Stock Summary

  • FMC's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 288.96 -- higher than 88.37% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Fmc Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.73% of US equities in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, FMC is more volatile than only 2.08% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to FMC, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are HAS, ALLE, JHX, MOH, and AVY.
  • Visit FMC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

FMC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, FMC's price/sales ratio is 30.77% higher, now standing at 3.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, FMC's price/earnings ratio has gone down $15.8.
  • FMC's price/sales ratio has moved up $2.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for FMC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
FMC 2011-04-27 2.0 5.5 36.2 19.6
FMC 2009-10-05 1.3 3.8 14.9 11.9
FMC 2008-07-30 2.0 4.8 30.4 22.6
FMC 2007-07-30 1.4 3.2 24.4 16.2
FMC 2007-05-09 1.3 3.1 23.2 15.6
FMC 2003-01-16 1.9 2.3 40.7 99.3

FMC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of FMC, see our FMC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $126.48 Average Broker Recommendation 1.48 (Moderate Buy)

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FMC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $118.26 52-week high $123.66
Prev. close $118.76 52-week low $95.02
Day low $117.87 Volume 221,793
Day high $118.92 Avg. volume 845,132
50-day MA $116.61 Dividend yield 1.62%
200-day MA $112.16 Market Cap 15.24B

FMC Corporation (FMC) Company Bio

FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company, providing solutions, applications, and products for the agricultural, consumer, and industrial markets. The company was founded in 1884 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

FMC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$118.26$86.6 -26%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Fmc Corp. To summarize, we found that Fmc Corp ranked in the 47th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Fmc Corp, consider:

  • In the past 4.51 years, Fmc Corp has a compound free cash flow growth rate of 0.23%; that's better than 59.63% of cash flow producing equities in the Basic Materials sector, where it is classified.
  • Fmc Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 19.48% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

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Latest FMC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Fmc Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate FMC as an investment opportunity.

FMC Corp (FMC) Obtains U.S. EPA Approval for Fluindapyr

FMC Corp (FMC) receives EPA registration for its novel fungicide, thereby providing growers and golf course superintendents an effective technique to treat crop and turf diseases.

Yahoo | June 10, 2021

Global Repellent Termiticides Market Dynamics Analysis 2021 BASF, Syngenta AG, Bayer CropScience, Sumitomo Chemical, FMC Corporation recently published a new report titled Global Repellent Termiticides Market 2021 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 which has been designed in a systematic pattern to understand various dynamics of the market to understand the definitive growth patterns in a top-bottom approach. The report details significant aspects that are impelling the []

Jumbo News | June 9, 2021

FMC Corporation's fluindapyr fungicide receives U.S. EPA registration

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), a leading agricultural sciences company, received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration for fluindapyr, a novel broad-spectrum succinate dehydrogenase inhibitor (SDHI) fungicide. Fluindapyr provides broad-spectrum activity against a wide range of destructive diseases in row and specialty crops, as well as turf.

Yahoo | June 8, 2021

FMC (FMC) Up 0.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

FMC (FMC) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | June 4, 2021

BASFY vs. FMC: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now?

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Yahoo | June 2, 2021

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FMC Price Returns

1-mo -0.14%
3-mo 7.87%
6-mo 3.13%
1-year 19.81%
3-year 38.51%
5-year 163.24%
YTD 3.34%
2020 17.32%
2019 37.56%
2018 -20.97%
2017 68.80%
2016 46.62%

FMC Dividends

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