FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) went up by 0.78% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Monday’s trading session. The share price of the Agricultural Inputs giant went up by $97.31 to trade ended Monday trading at $96.56. This is up from the $96.56 price recorded on Friday’s trading session. Thanks to this latest performance, FMC is closer to the higher price 52-week target of $125.00 and further from the lowest price target of $100.00. Its performance from the start of the year has also been negative, with FMC down by -2.51% year-to-date.
FMC Corporation (FMC) started the day trading at $96.6 and recorded an intraday high of $98.08. It also recorded an intraday low of $96.37 during Monday’s trading session. FMC Corporation is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is less than -23.71% of the average daily trading volume on Monday. The stock’s trading volume on Monday was 722320, which is less than -23.71 of the total average daily trading volume of 893.60K.
FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in FMC’s stock price on Monday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of FMC currently stands at $108.77, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 10.54%. However, FMC’s current trading price is -71.41% lower than the 52-week low price of $56.77. In terms of trading volume, FMC Corporation currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 722320 shares of FMC Corporation were traded on the stock exchange on Monday, which is less than -23.71% of the 893.60K average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. FMC’s performance over the past one year has seen it surge by 17.31%, while the stock has gone down by -3.78% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of FMC currently stands at 17.75%, and it is down by -1.12% in the last month. The only negative figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads -3.04%. At the time of writing FMC’s report, the company has a total market cap of $12.93B, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.FMC Corporation also has over 6400 employees all over the world.
FMC Insider Activities
For FMC Corporation, insiders hold 94.20% of all company shares. The insider transactions over the past six months are down by -0.50%. During that period, insiders bought 193,357 shares in 79 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 247,002 of their shares in 29 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at FMC Corporation now hold 995.45k shares, which is over 94.20% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the FMC shares, as they control 0.77% of the company’s total stock.
FMC Fundamental Analysis
For FMC Corporation, the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at 4.17. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be 7.25. The EPS growth will up over the next five years to 9.71% after surging by 13.40% in the previous five years. In terms of revenue, FMC Corporation’s quarterly sales (YOY) is growing at 1.67, which is lower than the average annual revenue of 13.40% over the past half a decade.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on FMC Corporation’s stock currently stands at 12.30%, and it has a net profit margin of 10.00%. The operating margin of the company is 17.80%, and its gross margin is 45.00%.
FMC Analysts Prediction
Another analyst that has a Outperform rating for FMC is Robert W. Baird, which set a price target of between $86 and $95.
Analysts at RBC Capital Mkts believe that FMC is Outperform, and they have a price target of between $87 and $103. Citigroup and Jefferies also believe that FMC Corporation’s stock is outperforming at the moment.
At the moment, FMC Corporation’s Total Debt to Equity ratio stands at 1.41, and they have a long-term Debt to Equity ratio of 1.32.
FMC Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of FMC currently stands at -2.74%, while the SMA50 is 3.01%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading 5.30% ahead of Monday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 48.28, while its price to earnings ratio (P/E) is 23.34.