EPS for FMC Corporation (FMC) Expected At $1.71

July 27, 2018 - By Jason Dias

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.07, from 1.09 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 58 investors sold FMC Corporation shares while 151 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 149 raised stakes. 113.92 million shares or 4.83% less from 119.71 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Bokf Na has invested 0.01% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 58,015 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Lombard Odier Asset (Switzerland) stated it has 13,891 shares. Lapides Asset Management Lc has invested 1.64% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). First Manhattan holds 0% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) for 100 shares. Cadence Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Co reported 13,648 shares. Proshare Advisors Ltd Co owns 32,711 shares. South Texas Money Management reported 3,561 shares. Lord Abbett Limited Com has invested 0.08% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). 2,185 were reported by Financial Architects Inc. New South Mngmt has invested 0.56% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). 327,305 were reported by Robecosam Ag. 17 are held by C M Bidwell & Associate Ltd. Illinois-based Citadel Advisors Lc has invested 0.06% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Fund Mngmt Sa stated it has 0.14% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC).

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $7.59 million activity. BRONDEAU PIERRE R sold $6.36M worth of FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) on Monday, May 7. Shares for $319,783 were sold by Graves Paul W.

Analysts expect FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) to report $1.71 EPS on August, 1 after the close.They anticipate $1.23 EPS change or 256.25 % from last quarter’s $0.48 EPS. FMC’s profit would be $230.02M giving it 12.94 P/E if the $1.71 EPS is correct. After having $1.84 EPS previously, FMC Corporation’s analysts see -7.07 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.03% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $88.48. About 598,940 shares traded. FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has risen 19.05% since July 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.48% the S&P500.

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering FMC (NYSE:FMC), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 92% are positive. FMC has $11400 highest and $90.0 lowest target. $101.40’s average target is 14.60% above currents $88.48 stock price. FMC had 15 analyst reports since February 14, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, February 15 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. The stock of FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, February 13 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, May 14 to “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, April 12 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Stephens given on Friday, May 4. The stock of FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, February 14. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 17 by RBC Capital Markets. BMO Capital Markets maintained FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) rating on Friday, May 4. BMO Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $100 target. On Wednesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. Nomura maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, July 11 report.

FMC Corporation, a diversified chemical company, provides solutions, applications, and products for the agricultural, consumer, and industrial markets worldwide. The company has market cap of $11.90 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Lithium. It has a 12.84 P/E ratio. The FMC Agricultural Solutions segment develops, makes, and sells crop protection chemicals, such as insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides that are used in agriculture to enhance crop yield and by controlling a range of insects, weeds, and diseases, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control.

Another recent and important FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) news was published by Prnewswire.com which published an article titled: “Global Push for Electric Vehicles are Rapidly Growing the Lithium Market” on July 26, 2018.

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