Israel Chemicals Shs Company Profile (NYSE:ICL)

About Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)

Israel Chemicals Shs logoIsrael Chemicals Ltd. operates as a specialty minerals company worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Essential Minerals and Specialty Solutions. The company extracts potash from the Dead Sea; mines and produces potash and salt from subterranean mines in Spain and the United Kingdom, as well as uses part of the potash to produce compound fertilizers; mines and processes phosphate rock in open mines; and produces sulfuric acid, agricultural phosphoric acid, phosphate fertilizers, compound fertilizers, liquid fertilizers, and soluble fertilizers. It also manufactures compound fertilizers in the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium; liquid fertilizers and soluble fertilizers in Spain; slow release and controlled release fertilizers in the Netherlands and the United States; and phosphate-based food additives for livestock in Turkey and Israel. In addition, the company produces bromine out of a solution that is created as a by-product of the potash production process in Sodom, as well as bromine-based products; chlorine-based products in Israel and the United States; and flame retardants and phosphorus based products, as well as extracts salt, magnesia, and chlorine from Dead Sea brine. Further, it purchases clean phosphoric acid and manufactures thermal phosphoric acids, which are used to manufacture downstream products and phosphate salts that are used as a raw material for manufacturing, food additives, hygiene products and flame retardants, and fire extinguishment products. It also manufactures phosphorous derivatives based on phosphorous; specialty products based on aluminum acids; and other raw materials. The company sells its products through marketing companies, agents, and distributors. Israel Chemicals Ltd. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:ICL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,274,666,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.40
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.43
  • 52 Week Range: $3.52 - $4.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.88
  • P/E Growth: 9.44
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.01
  • Book Value: $2.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.04
  • Annual Dividend: $0.10
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
  • EBITDA: $924.8 million
  • Net Margins: -3.43%
  • Return on Equity: 13.55%
  • Return on Assets: 4.20%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.97%
  • Current Ratio: 1.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.65%
  • Average Volume: 168,078 shs.
  • Beta: 1.22
  • Short Ratio: 52.91

Frequently Asked Questions for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)

What is Israel Chemicals Shs' stock symbol?

Israel Chemicals Shs trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ICL."

How often does Israel Chemicals Shs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Israel Chemicals Shs?

Israel Chemicals Shs announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 4th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.0245 per share on Wednesday, September 13th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. View Israel Chemicals Shs' Dividend History.

How were Israel Chemicals Shs' earnings last quarter?

Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.01. The firm earned $1.32 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.32 billion. Israel Chemicals Shs had a negative net margin of 3.43% and a positive return on equity of 13.55%. Israel Chemicals Shs's revenue for the quarter was down 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.09 EPS. View Israel Chemicals Shs' Earnings History.

When will Israel Chemicals Shs make its next earnings announcement?

Israel Chemicals Shs is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 22nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Israel Chemicals Shs.

Where is Israel Chemicals Shs' stock going? Where will Israel Chemicals Shs' stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Israel Chemicals Shs' shares. Their predictions range from $4.50 to $5.25. On average, they expect Israel Chemicals Shs' share price to reach $4.88 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Israel Chemicals Shs.

Who are some of Israel Chemicals Shs' key competitors?

How do I buy Israel Chemicals Shs stock?

Shares of Israel Chemicals Shs can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Israel Chemicals Shs' stock price today?

One share of Israel Chemicals Shs stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE ICL)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  68 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  126 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  194
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Israel Chemicals Shs and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $4.88 (14.71% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Price Target History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
7/14/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$4.75 -> $5.25LowView Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$6.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
12/17/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Earnings by Quarter for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE ICL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/20176/30/2017$0.06$0.05$1.32 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/20173/31/2017$0.06$0.05$1.30 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/201712/31/2016$0.08$0.09$1.29 billion$1.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/23/2016Q316$0.09$0.09$1.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q216$0.06$0.10$1.26 billion$1.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q116$0.09$0.07$1.28 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.12$0.14$1.43 billion$1.43 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.13$0.12$1.45 billion$1.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q215$0.06$0.14$1.44 billion$1.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2015Q1 2015$0.11$0.15$1.37 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q4 2014$0.12$0.09$1.49 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20171$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q4 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:2.35%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-66.66% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
38.46% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
30.30% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE ICL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
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Headline Trends for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
Latest Headlines for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
DateHeadline logoICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ICL-US : October 18, 2017 - October 19 at 3:37 AM logoAnalyzing Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) & Its Competitors - October 17 at 8:28 PM logoHead to Head Comparison: Monsanto (MON) versus Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) - October 15 at 4:30 AM logoFinancial Analysis: Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) vs. The Competition - October 14 at 8:22 PM logoAnalyzing Israel Chemicals (ICL) and Its Rivals - October 13 at 6:52 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Israel Chemicals (ICL) & Its Rivals - October 13 at 4:38 PM logoReviewing Agrium (AGU) & Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) - October 7 at 8:26 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) Given Hold Rating at BMO Capital Markets - October 7 at 4:20 PM logoHead to Head Contrast: Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) vs. Its Competitors - October 7 at 2:22 PM logoHead-To-Head Survey: Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) versus Its Competitors - October 3 at 8:16 PM logoHead to Head Review: Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) vs. Its Rivals - September 29 at 2:30 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) and Its Competitors Head-To-Head Contrast - September 25 at 2:18 PM logoICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ICL-US : September 22, 2017 - September 22 at 2:08 PM logoEthiopia Mulls Potash Partner as Failed Deal Is Arbitrated (1) - September 15 at 4:36 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Ltd. - September 14 at 11:35 PM logoIsrael Chemicals (ICL) Presents At Credit Suisse 30th Annual Basic Materials Conference - Slideshow - September 14 at 11:35 PM logoEthiopia Mulls New Potash Partner After Failed Deal With Israeli Firm - September 14 at 6:17 AM logoComparing Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) & Compass Minerals International (CMP) - September 13 at 12:08 PM logoContrasting Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) & Intrepid Potash (IPI) - September 12 at 10:24 PM logoICL to Present at an Upcoming Investor Conference - September 11 at 8:14 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera (SQM) Head-To-Head Comparison - September 9 at 4:48 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) Receives Hold Rating from BMO Capital Markets - September 4 at 3:46 PM logoETFs with exposure to ICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. : September 2, 2017 - September 1 at 8:08 PM logoICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. :ICL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 7:23 PM logoFertilizer Price Momentum for Week Ended August 25 - August 28 at 7:23 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for ICL - August 24 at 7:45 AM logoICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ICL) : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 7:45 AM logoShort Interest in Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL) Decreases By 1.4% - August 22 at 11:12 PM logoIsrael Corp. Reports Results for the Second Quarter of 2017 - August 16 at 7:44 PM logoFertilizer Stocks See Red in Week Ended August 11 - August 16 at 12:01 AM logoICL Signs Contracts to Supply 750,000 Tonnes of Potash to its Customers in India - August 11 at 8:14 PM logoICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ICL-US : August 11, 2017 - August 11 at 8:14 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd. - August 11 at 3:27 AM logoIHS Markit Score upgrades ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd to 69 out of 100, ranking positively in two out of four IHS Markit categories. - August 9 at 8:00 PM logoICL Signs MoU with Energean for Long-Term Supply of Natural gas - August 8 at 7:24 PM logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Israel Chemicals Shs Boosted by Analyst (NYSE:ICL) - August 7 at 7:28 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) to Issue $0.02 Quarterly Dividend - August 4 at 6:50 PM logoInvestor Network: ICL-Israel Chemicals Ltd. to Host Earnings Call - August 3 at 7:51 PM logoIsrael Chemicals posts 2Q profit - August 3 at 7:50 PM logoICL Reports Q2 2017 Results - August 3 at 3:48 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Q2 revenue, profit drop - August 3 at 3:48 AM logoFertilizer Stocks Had a Negative Week - August 1 at 3:19 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - July 27 at 12:14 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.07 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts (ICL) - July 24 at 7:10 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs' (NYSE:ICL) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - July 14 at 4:20 PM logoCatalan Supreme Court Approved Extension of ICL Iberia Operations at Sallent Mine - July 13 at 2:59 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) to Post $0.10 Earnings Per Share - July 12 at 4:16 PM logoWhat Analysts Predict for Fertilizer Stocks - July 10 at 7:41 PM logoICL Working Closely With Israeli Environmental Authorities to Plan Steps to Remedy Damage Resulting from Rotem Phosphogypsum Water Spill - July 5 at 8:12 AM logoFertilizer Price Update: Week Ended June 30, 2017 - July 3 at 7:15 PM



Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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