$1.01 EPS Expected for FMC Corporation (FMC)

January 19, 2018 - By Darrin Black

 $1.01 EPS Expected for FMC Corporation (FMC)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.18, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 36 investors sold FMC Corporation shares while 164 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 141 raised stakes. 118.19 million shares or 0.61% less from 118.92 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Manufacturers Life Co The has 164,734 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Natixis Asset Management has 0.09% invested in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) for 12,210 shares. Putnam Invs Limited Liability Corp holds 0.12% or 573,649 shares in its portfolio. Addison holds 23,320 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Company reported 0% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Los Angeles Cap Mgmt Equity stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Silvercrest Asset Mgmt Grp Ltd Liability Company reported 412,026 shares. Utd Services Automobile Association holds 42,553 shares. Switzerland-based Robecosam Ag has invested 1.93% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC). Utah Retirement Sys, a Utah-based fund reported 24,542 shares. Guinness Asset Mgmt holds 90 shares or 0% of its portfolio. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department invested in 0.03% or 62,388 shares. Da Davidson invested in 0.01% or 7,313 shares. Assetmark has 0% invested in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) for 477 shares. Liberty Mutual Grp Inc Inc Asset Mngmt Inc has 5,888 shares.

Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.22 million activity. 14,174 shares valued at $1.19M were sold by UTECHT ANDREA E on Tuesday, August 29.

Analysts expect FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) to report $1.01 EPS on February, 5.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 14.77 % from last quarter’s $0.88 EPS. FMC’s profit would be $135.60 million giving it 22.18 P/E if the $1.01 EPS is correct. After having $0.70 EPS previously, FMC Corporation’s analysts see 44.29 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $89.61. About 656,849 shares traded. FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has risen 62.57% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.87% the S&P500.

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) Ratings Coverage

Among 32 analysts covering FMC Tech (NYSE:FMC), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 59% are positive. FMC Tech had 86 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, September 8, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) on Thursday, May 25 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $8300 target in Monday, July 10 report. The stock of FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by Bank of America. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, September 5. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Friday, July 31 with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Friday, September 15. The company was maintained on Monday, November 13 by Citigroup. The company was upgraded on Friday, January 8 by Societe Generale.

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 $12.03 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Lithium. It has a 567.14 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.

More notable recent FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Why Lithium Stocks SQM, Albemarle, and FMC Dropped as Much as 6.6% on Tuesday” on January 17, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “FMC Corp. In Focus (1): Is This Turnaround Here To Stay?” published on January 12, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “FMC Corp (FMC) Up 58% in a Year: What’s Behind the Rally?” on January 18, 2018. More interesting news about FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) were released by: Philly.com and their article: “Two FMC Corp. companies will soon dominate the UCity skyline” published on December 21, 2017 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and …” with publication date: January 08, 2018.

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