Analysts See $1.51 EPS for FMC Corporation (FMC)

April 17, 2018 - By Michael Collier

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) LogoInvestors sentiment is 1.09 in 2017 Q4. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It is flat, as 39 investors sold FMC Corporation shares while 153 reduced holdings. only 57 funds opened positions while 153 raised stakes. 119.71 million shares or 1.28% more from 118.19 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas accumulated 0.03% or 379,480 shares. Citigroup has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Magnetar Financial Limited Liability Corp reported 14,334 shares. Newbrook Capital Advsr Limited Partnership has 3.38% invested in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Columbia Prtnrs L L C Inv Mngmt holds 28,821 shares. Cwm Limited Co holds 0.07% or 15,912 shares in its portfolio. Suntrust Banks stated it has 4,502 shares. First Republic Invest Mngmt Incorporated reported 5,077 shares. 10,991 are owned by Syntal Capital Prtnrs Llc. Blackrock stated it has 0.04% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). 400 are owned by Salem Inv Counselors Inc. Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). The Iowa-based Cambridge Inv Research Advsrs has invested 0% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Sit Investment Associates stated it has 0% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Point72 Asset Management L P holds 0.1% or 243,100 shares in its portfolio.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $936,904 activity. Shares for $33,873 were sold by Pfeiffer Nicholas on Tuesday, December 12.

Analysts expect FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) to report $1.51 EPS on May, 1.They anticipate $1.08 EPS change or 251.16 % from last quarter’s $0.43 EPS. FMC’s profit would be $203.07 million giving it 13.35 P/E if the $1.51 EPS is correct. After having $1.10 EPS previously, FMC Corporation’s analysts see 37.27 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $80.62. About 740,400 shares traded. FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has risen 22.51% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.96% the S&P500.

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. FMC Corp had 22 analyst reports since October 17, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, December 4 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, February 13 report. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, February 14 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 15 by Piper Jaffray. The company was upgraded on Thursday, April 12 by BMO Capital Markets. On Thursday, November 9 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, November 8 report. Seaport Global upgraded FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) on Thursday, February 15 to “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $102.0 target in Tuesday, October 17 report. Susquehanna maintained the shares of FMC in report on Thursday, February 15 with “Buy” rating.

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 $10.84 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Lithium. It has a 20.2 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.

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