Trade Ideas Newsletter 09/20/2016

FMC is at the start of a significant breakout

Based on the preceding analysis in FMC, traders should determine that their account can handle increased risk from a new position. Also be sure that FMC is not too correlated with your existing position. Lastly, excellent traders always check how a new addition relates to not just their overall account, but the prevailing market action as well. For example, check the S&P 500. Is it trending up or down recently? Has it recently exceeded key resistance or support levels? Be sure to align your trading actions on FMC with the overall market so you are not swimming against the tide.

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Currently the calculated sentiment levels, evaluated by Traders For Wealth, have shown an increasingly positive bias toward FMC. Also, the price action in FMC has been moving on up. This is a strong sign for a potential upside breakout. Traders should view this as a bullish trade and make sure it aligns with the overall market mood, and their current positions.

FMC Corp (FMC)

FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, consumer and industrial markets. The Company operates through three business segments: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Lithium. The Company’s FMC Agricultural Solutions segment develops, markets and sells over three classes of crop protection chemicals, including insecticides, herbicides and fungicides. Its FMC Health and Nutrition segment focuses on nutritional ingredients, health excipients and functional health ingredients. FMC Health and Nutrition is a supplier of microcrystalline cellulose, carrageenan, alginates, natural colorants, pectin and omega-3, which has applications in the production of food, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and other specialty consumer products. Its FMC Lithium segment manufactures lithium for use in a range of lithium products, which are used in energy storage, specialty polymers and chemical synthesis application.