FMC Corporation (FMC) : 5 brokerage houses believe that FMC Corporation (FMC) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 2 Analyst considers the fundamentals to be worthy of a Buy recommendation. 4 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on FMC Corporation (FMC). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Buy with a rank of 2. 1 analysts perceive the stock to be overvalued at the existing levels, hence their call is to Sell the stock. 1 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 13 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.31.
FMC Corporation (FMC) : 8 investment research analysts covering FMC Corporation (FMC) have an average price target of $47.5 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $54 and the lowest target is $35 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $6.97 of the average price.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $47.00 and $47.00 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $48.44. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $48.08, notching a gain of 3.58% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,248,453 . The stock had closed at $46.42 on the previous day.
FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company. The Company serves agricultural, consumer and industrial markets with solutions, applications and products around the world. The Company operates in three business segments: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Lithium. The Companys FMC Agricultural Solutions segment develops, markets and sells three classes of crop protection chemicals, which include insecticides, herbicides and fungicides. The FMC Health and Nutrition segment focuses on food, pharmaceutical ingredients, nutraceuticals, personal care and similar markets. The pharmaceutical additives are used for binding, encapsulation and disintegrant applications. The Companys FMC Lithium segment manufactures lithium products.