FMC Corporation (FMC) has risen sharply, recording gains of 3.21% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.23% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. FMC Corporation (FMC) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on FMC Corporation (FMC), hence the stock is down -0.14% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.16% relative to the S&P 500.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.29% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.07%. FMC Corp. is up 10.32% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 22.46%.
FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $47.79 with an intraday high of $47.79. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $46.8. However, the stock managed to close at $47.54, a loss of 1.08% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $48.06. The total traded volume of the day was 1,061,391 shares.
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.