FMC Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17,
2014. Shareholders who purchased FMC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
11.11% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $70.94, the dividend yield is .85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FMC was $70.94,
representing a -15.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.94 and
a 17.12% increase over the 52 week low of $60.57.
FMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Dow Chemical Company (
) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
). FMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports FMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.62%, compared to an
industry average of 7.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to FMC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FMC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of
10.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FMC at 3.97%.