FMC Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 18,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FMC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that FMC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $61.72, the dividend yield is .87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FMC was $61.72,
representing a -4.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.96 and
a 25.52% increase over the 52 week low of $49.17.
FMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). FMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.09. Zacks Investment Research reports FMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.73%, compared to an
industry average of 6.5%.
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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:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of
14.52% over the last 100 days. RTM has the highest percent
weighting of FMC at 3.49%.