FMC Corporation (FMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 26, 2014

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FMC Corporation ( FMC ) 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 ( DOW ) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FMC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( PYZ ).

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%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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