Last $55.69 USD
Change Today -0.31 / -0.55%
Volume 499.8K
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fmc corp (FMC) Snapshot

Open
$57.71
Previous Close
$56.00
Day High
$57.72
Day Low
$55.39
52 Week High
03/10/14 - $83.94
52 Week Low
10/14/14 - $51.04
Market Cap
7.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.4M
EPS TTM
$4.10
Shares Outstanding
133.3M
EX-Date
12/29/14
P/E TM
13.6x
Dividend
$0.60
Dividend Yield
1.05%
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fmc corp (FMC) Details

FMC Corporation, a diversified chemical company, provides solutions, applications, and products for agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets. It operates in three segments: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Minerals. The FMC Agricultural Solutions segment develops, markets, and sells crop protection chemicals, including insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides. Its insecticides are used to protect various crops, including cotton, sugarcane, rice, corn, soybeans, cereals, fruits, and vegetables from insects, as well as for non-agricultural applications, including pest control for home, garden, and other specialty markets. This segment’s herbicides are used to protect crops from weed growth, as well as for non-agricultural applications, such as turf and roadsides; and fungicides are used to protect fruits and vegetables crops from fungal disease. The FMC Health and Nutrition segment offers microcrystalline cellulose for use in drug dry tablet binder and disintegrant, and food ingredients; carrageenan for use in food ingredients for thickening and stabilizing, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical encapsulates; alginates for food ingredient, pharmaceutical excipient, healthcare, and industrial uses; natural colorants for use in food, pharmaceutical, and cosmetics; pectin for use in food ingredients for texture and stabilizing; and Omega-3 EPA/DHA for nutraceutical and pharmaceutical uses. The FMC Minerals segment manufactures a range of inorganic materials, including soda ash and lithium. Its soda ash is used in glass, chemicals, and detergents; and lithium is used in batteries, polymers, pharmaceuticals, greases and lubricants, glass and ceramics, energy storage, and other industrial uses. The company operates in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific. FMC Corporation was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

5,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/14
Founded in 1884

fmc corp (FMC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $604.5K
President of Agricultural Solutions
Total Annual Compensation: $515.1K
President of FMC Minerals
Total Annual Compensation: $389.8K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $440.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

fmc corp (FMC) Key Developments

FMC Corporation Announces Executive Changes

FMC Corporation announced that Bethwyn Todd, global director of FMC Professional Solutions, Seed Treatment and BioSolutions, has been appointed as director for Agricultural Solutions in Asia and president of FMC Asia. She also was elected a vice president of FMC Corporation by the board of directors. Todd brings extensive international and business experience to this role having previously worked in the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, and at Monsanto where she held several commercial, regulatory, and corporate leadership roles. Bethwyn joined FMC in 2010 as Asia Pacific Development and Regulatory manager in Bangkok, Thailand. Eric Norris has been appointed as vice president and global business director for FMC Health and Nutrition. He is a 25-year industry veteran who brings extensive commercial and enterprise leadership experience to this role. Norris was previously vice president and global business director for FMC Lithium. He joined FMC in 2001, and earlier in his career was director of Investor Relations for FMC and Rohm and Haas Company. Tom Schneberger has been appointed as vice president and global business director for FMC Lithium. He is a seasoned leader who has held several commercial and corporate roles in FMC. Schneberger was previously vice president and business director for FMC Alkali Chemicals. Prior to FMC, he worked for General Chemical and Rhodia in sales and marketing, engineering and business development.

FMC Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on January 15, 2015

FMC Corporation announced that its board of directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on January 15, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2014.

Nirma Eyes Soda Ash Assets of FMC Corp

Nirma Limited is in talks with FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC) for buying its soda ash assets worth $1.5 billion, as per sources. FMC has appointed Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs for the sale process, a direct source in the US said. Sources suggest that Nirma is keen on the buyout but may have to participate in an aggressive bid process if there is enough interest from global players to buy the soda ash assets of FMC Corp.

 

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Price/Earnings 16.5x
Price/Sales 1.8x
Price/Book 4.2x
Price/Cash Flow 28.0x
TEV/Sales 1.3x
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