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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC)?

The company in question is, FMC Corp. (NYSE:FMC) currently with a stock price of 46.8 (0.95% today). The market cap for FMC Corp. is 6248.86, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Chemicals – Major Diversified industry. The target price for FMC Corp. is 50.27. Currently FMC Corp. is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of 14.93. Average volume for FMC Corp. is 927.28 and so far today it is 441229.

Performance in the last year for FMC Corp. has been 22.17%. For EPS growth, FMC Corp. has seen a growth of -164.40%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 13.57%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -20.10% over the last five years and could be 10.36% for the next five years. FMC Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -8.70%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 35.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.26%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.05%.

Since the IPO date for FMC Corp. on the 07/01/1985, FMC Corp. has seen performance year to date to be 19.83%. With FMC Corp. trading at 46.8, the dividend yield is 1.42%, and the EPS is -0.41.

So could FMC Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.87 and the P/B is at 3.11. The P/cash is 66.76, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

FMC Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 2.1, and the quick ratio is 1.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 1, and total debt/equity at 1.02.

In terms of margins, FMC Corp. has a gross margin of 33.00%, an operating margin of 5.40% and a profit margin of -2.80%.Payout ratio for FMC Corp. is *TBA. Return on assets come to -1.50% with return on investment coming to -2.30%.

Insider ownership for FMC Corp., is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 97.40%. Outstanding shares are at 134.79. While shares float is 132.78. The float short is currently 4.98%, and short ratio is 7.14.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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