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FMC

FMC NYSE:FMC Stock Report

Last Price

US$123.51

Market Cap

US$15.6b

7D

5.5%

1Y

5.8%

Updated

23 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
FMC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends5/6

FMC Stock Overview

FMC Corporation, an agricultural sciences company, provides crop protection, plant health, and professional pest and turf management products.

FMC Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for FMC
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$123.51
52 Week HighUS$140.99
52 Week LowUS$87.27
Beta0.81
1 Month Change-6.88%
3 Month Change6.33%
1 Year Change5.80%
3 Year Change74.15%
5 Year Change64.13%
Change since IPO1,277.12%

Recent News & Updates

May 09

Aristotle Capital - FMC Corporation: An Oligopolistic Industry

Over the decades, through acquisitions, FMC became a disparate collection of chemical companies. FMC is one of just five companies that collectively contribute the majority of research and development performed on crop protection chemicals. We believe FMC's current stock price is offered at a discount.

Apr 20
Is There An Opportunity With FMC Corporation's (NYSE:FMC) 34% Undervaluation?

Is There An Opportunity With FMC Corporation's (NYSE:FMC) 34% Undervaluation?

How far off is FMC Corporation ( NYSE:FMC ) from its intrinsic value? Using the most recent financial data, we'll take...

Apr 19

FMC - Agriculture Dividends You Probably Haven't Heard Of

FMC Corp. is one of the world's largest suppliers of agriculture inputs focused on herbicides and related crop protection. The company is a dividend growth stock flying under the radar as its yield isn't very high, and growth is somewhat inconsistent. However, the company has a strong business model, high free cash flow, a strong balance sheet, and the ability to deliver high long-term returns.

Shareholder Returns

FMCUS ChemicalsUS Market
7D5.5%2.0%-0.5%
1Y5.8%-3.4%-12.3%

Return vs Industry: FMC exceeded the US Chemicals industry which returned -4.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FMC exceeded the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FMC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FMC volatility
FMC Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement7.2%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.9%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: FMC is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FMC's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
18836,400Mark Douglashttps://www.fmc.com

FMC Corporation, an agricultural sciences company, provides crop protection, plant health, and professional pest and turf management products. It develops, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals that include insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides; and biologicals, crop nutrition, and seed treatment products, which are used in agriculture to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a range of insects, weeds, and diseases, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control. The company markets its products through its own sales organization and through alliance partners, independent distributors, and sales representatives.

FMC Fundamentals Summary

How do FMC's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FMC fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$15.55b
Earnings (TTM)US$834.80m
Revenue (TTM)US$5.20b

18.6x

P/E Ratio

3.0x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FMC income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$5.20b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.97b
Gross ProfitUS$2.23b
Other ExpensesUS$1.40b
EarningsUS$834.80m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)6.63
Gross Margin42.92%
Net Profit Margin16.05%
Debt/Equity Ratio122.4%

How did FMC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.7%

Current Dividend Yield

31%

Payout Ratio

Does FMC pay a reliable dividends?

See FMC dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy FMC by to receive an upcoming dividend?
FMC dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJun 29 2022
Dividend Pay DateJul 21 2022
Days until Ex dividend35 days
Days until Dividend pay date57 days

Does FMC pay a reliable dividends?

See FMC dividend history and benchmarks

Valuation

Is FMC undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


40.5%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: FMC ($123.51) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($207.54)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FMC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FMC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.6x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (17x).

PE vs Market: FMC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.6x) compared to the US market (15.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: FMC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.1x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FMC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.1x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2.2x).


Future Growth

How is FMC forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?

Future Growth Score

2/6

Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


8.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: FMC's forecast earnings growth (8.7% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: FMC's earnings (8.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: FMC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: FMC's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FMC's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: FMC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (32.8%)


Past Performance

How has FMC performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


32.5%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FMC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FMC's current net profit margins (16.1%) are higher than last year (12.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FMC's earnings have grown significantly by 32.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: FMC's earnings growth over the past year (50.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (32.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: FMC earnings growth over the past year (50.3%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 31.5%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst FMC's Return on Equity (27.18%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.


Financial Health

How is FMC's financial position?

Financial Health Score

3/6

Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FMC's short term assets ($5.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: FMC's short term assets ($5.3B) exceed its long term liabilities ($4.0B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FMC's net debt to equity ratio (110.2%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: FMC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 104.5% to 122.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: FMC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (13.6%).

Interest Coverage: FMC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is FMC current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


1.72%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 24 2022Ex Dividend DateJun 29 2022Dividend Pay DateJul 21 202222 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 35 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: FMC's dividend (1.72%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.58%).

High Dividend: FMC's dividend (1.72%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.11%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: FMC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: FMC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.9%), FMC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (72.2%), FMC's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

5.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mark Douglas (59 yo)

3.92yrs

Tenure

US$8,489,671

Compensation

Mr. Mark A. Douglas has been the Chief Executive Officer of FMC Corporation since June 1, 2020 and has been its President since June 1, 2018. He is Director of FMC Corporation since April 28, 2020. Mr. Dou...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Mark's total compensation ($USD8.49M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD13.34M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Mark's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FMC's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: FMC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

FMC Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: FMC Corporation
  • Ticker: FMC
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1883
  • Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: US$15.555b
  • Shares outstanding: 125.94m
  • Website: https://www.fmc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • FMC Corporation
  • 2929 Walnut Street
  • Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania
  • 19104
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/23 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.