In the last trading session, 1.58 million FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC) shares changed hands as the company’s beta touched 0.88. With the company’s per share price at $53.71 changed hands at $0.06 or 0.11% during last session, the market valuation stood at $6.70B. FMC’s last price was a discount, traded about -150.2% off its 52-week high of $134.38. The share price had its 52-week low at $49.49, which suggests the last value was 7.86% up since then. When we look at FMC Corp.’s average trading volume, we note the 10-day average is 1.74 million shares, with the 3-month average coming to 1.98 million.
Analysts gave the FMC Corp. (FMC) stock a consensus recommendation rating of an Overweight, calculated at a mean rating of 1.90. If we narrow down to specifics, the data shows that 0 out of 20 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, with a further 0 assigning it an Overweight rating. Of the remaining, 9 recommended FMC as a Hold, 11 felt it is a Buy and 0 rated the stock as Underweight. FMC Corp.’s EPS for the current quarter is expected to be $1.08.
FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC) trade information
Instantly FMC was in green as seen at the end of in last trading. With action 4.84%, the performance over the past five days has been green. The jump to weekly highs of 56.49 on Monday, 11/20/23 added 0.11% to the stock’s daily price. The company’s shares are showing year-to-date downside of -56.96%, with the 5-day performance at 4.84% in the green. However, in the 30-day time frame, FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC) is -19.78% down. Looking at the short shares, we see there were 4.37 million shares sold at short interest cover period of 2.06 days.
The consensus price target for the stock as assigned by Wall Street analysts is $72.04, meaning bulls need an upside of 25.44% from its current market value. According to analyst projections, FMC’s forecast low is $53.00 with $117.80 as the target high. To hit the forecast high, the stock’s price needs a -119.33% plunge from its current level, while the stock would need to tank 1.32% for it to hit the projected low.
FMC Corp. (FMC) estimates and forecasts
Data shows that the FMC Corp. share is performing relatively much not better than most of its peers within the same industry. As can be gleaned from the statistics, the company’s share value shot -50.19% over the past 6 months, a -48.58% in annual growth rate that is considerably lower than the industry average of -19.00%. Moreover, analysts have looked to lower expectations by upgrading its fiscal year 2023 revenue estimates. The rating firms predict current quarter revenue for FMC Corp. will fall -54.40%, while the growth in revenue is estimated to hit -41.20% for the next quarter. Year-over-year growth is forecast to reach -21.10% down from the last financial year.
Consensus estimates given by 13 financial analysts project the company’s revenue in the current quarter to hit an average of $1.25 billion. 8 analysts are of the opinion that FMC Corp.’s revenue for the quarter ending Mar 2024 will be $1.16 billion. The company’s revenue for the corresponding quarters a year ago was $1.62 billion and $1.34 billion respectively. According to analysts, the company will likely register a growth in its current quarter sales, forecast at -23.10%. The estimates for the next quarter sales put growth at -13.50%.
The 2023 estimates are for FMC Corp. earnings to decrease by -46.78%, but the outlook for the next 5-year period is at 4.49% per year.
FMC Corp. is expected to release its next quarterly earnings report between February 05 and February 09. The 4.31% annual yield figure for the share gives it an annual dividend of 2.31. It is important to note, however, that the 4.31% dividend yield ratio should serve as a guide only, as you should also take into consideration many other aspects of a company’s operations and fundamentals before making any investment decision.