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FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) went up by 1.04% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $90.00 and move down -4.09%, while FMC stocks collected +2.86% of gains with the last five trading sessions.

FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) Worth an Investment?

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.31 times of increase in earnings at the present.

FMC Market Performance

FMC stocks went up by 2.86% for the week, with the monthly jump of 2.94% and a quarterly performance of 15.08%, while its annual performance rate touched 13.69%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 1.69% for FMC stocks with the simple moving average of 14.49% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for FMC stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for FMC shares by setting it to “Outperform”. The predicted price for FMC socks in the upcoming period according to RBC Capital Mkts is $103 based on the research report published on August 9, 2019.

Goldman, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see FMC stock at the price of $100. The rating they have provided for FMC stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on August 2, 2019.

BofA/Merrill gave “ Neutral” rating to FMC stocks, setting the target price at $100 in the report published on August 1, 2019.

FMC Stocks 4.21% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought FMC to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, FMC Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -3.93% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 2.52%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.24%, while the shares surge at the distance of +2.36% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +15.67% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, FMC went up by +2.86%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +14.96% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $85.12. In addition, FMC Corporation saw 34.90% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

FMC Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at FMC Corporation (FMC), starting from BRONDEAU PIERRE R, who sold 196,466 shares at the price of $88.90 back on Aug 09. After this action, Rushing now owns 238,831 shares of FMC Corporation, valued at $17,465,827 with the latest closing price.

Pfeiffer Nicholas, the Corporate Controller of FMC Corporation, sold 2,446 shares at the value of $80.67 during a trade that took place back on Jun 11, which means that Pfeiffer Nicholas is holding 9,496 shares at the value of $197,319 based on the most recent closing price.

FMC Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +23.58 for the present operating margin and +44.98 for gross margin. The net margin for FMC Corporation stands at +13.59. Total capital return value is set at 18.78, while invested capital returns managed to touch 11.67. Equity return holds the value 16.90%, with 5.00% for asset returns.

Based on FMC Corporation (FMC), the company’s capital structure generated 87.92 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 46.79. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 27.51 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 70.37 and long-term debt to capital is 37.45.

EBITDA value lies at +342.40 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.13. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 3.03 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.22. The receivables turnover for FMC Corporation is 2.02 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.49. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.35.