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: $5.81499 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,275,218,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.46
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.41
  • 52 Week Range: $3.52 - $4.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.41
  • P/E Growth: 9.79
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.09
  • Book Value: $2.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.19
  • Annual Dividend: $0.10
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
  • EBIDTA: $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: 198,448 shs.
  • Beta: 1.21
  • 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 29th. View Israel Chemicals Shs' Dividend History.

How were Israel Chemicals Shs' earnings last quarter?

Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.32 billion. Israel Chemicals Shs had a positive return on equity of 13.55% and a negative net margin of 3.43%. The business's revenue was down 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $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 12 month price targets for Israel Chemicals Shs' shares. Their forecasts range from $4.50 to $5.25. On average, they expect Israel Chemicals Shs' share price to reach $4.88 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Israel Chemicals Shs.

Who are some of Israel Chemicals Shs' key competitors?

Who owns Israel Chemicals Shs stock?

Israel Chemicals Shs' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include First Eagle Investment Management LLC (2.03%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.91%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.60%), Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. (0.22%), Swiss National Bank (0.15%) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.14%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Israel Chemicals Shs.

Who sold Israel Chemicals Shs stock? Who is selling Israel Chemicals Shs stock?

Israel Chemicals Shs' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Alliancebernstein L.P., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Israel Chemicals Shs.

Who bought Israel Chemicals Shs stock? Who is buying Israel Chemicals Shs stock?

Israel Chemicals Shs' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., FIL Ltd, Citigroup Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Swiss National Bank, World Asset Management Inc and Comerica Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Israel Chemicals Shs.

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 $4.56.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE ICL)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  60 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  120 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  180
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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 (6.91% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$4.50LowView 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 IncUpgradeSell -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 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:2.19%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-66.66% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.71% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
29.41% (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 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 logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) to Post $0.09 Earnings Per Share - August 22 at 4:06 AM 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 logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold" - August 13 at 10:15 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 logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE:ICL) to Post $0.06 EPS - August 3 at 10:24 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) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 18 at 12:56 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 logoUpdate On The Phosphogypsum Spill At ICL's Rotem Phosphate Fertilizers Plant In Israel's Negev Region - July 2 at 6:09 PM logoICL says level of damage caused by desert spill still unknown - July 2 at 5:10 AM logoIsrael Chemicals Reaches Analyst Target Price - June 30 at 7:52 PM logoWhy Were MAP Price Movements Weak? - June 27 at 6:00 PM logoIsrael Chemicals Shs (ICL) Raised to "Hold" at BidaskClub - June 24 at 6:10 PM logoAn Analysis On Israel Chemicals Ltd. - June 22 at 6:19 PM logoKey Highlights From ICL Investor Conference - June 22 at 1:19 PM



Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) Chart for Monday, September, 25, 2017

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