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NYSE:SQM

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile Stock Forecast, Price & News

$87.09
-5.49 (-5.93%)
(As of 06/28/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$86.70
$96.00
50-Day Range
$71.40
$113.33
52-Week Range
$43.65
$115.76
Volume
2.11 million shs
Average Volume
1.82 million shs
Market Capitalization
$22.92 billion
P/E Ratio
18.93
Dividend Yield
9.99%
Price Target
$90.88
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SQM Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

1.72 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

157th out of 248 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

13th out of 24 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM)

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. produces and distributes specialty plant nutrients, iodine and its derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, potassium chloride and sulfate, industrial chemicals, and other products and services. The company offers specialty plant nutrients, including potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty blends, and other specialty fertilizers. It also provides iodine and its derivatives for use in medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, and industrial applications comprising x-ray contrast media, polarizing films for LCD and LED, antiseptics, biocides and disinfectants, pharmaceutical synthesis, electronics, pigments, and dye components. In addition, the company offers lithium carbonates for various applications that include electrochemical materials for batteries, frits for the ceramic and enamel industries, heat-resistant glass, air conditioning chemicals, continuous casting powder for steel extrusion, primary aluminum smelting process, pharmaceuticals, and lithium derivatives, as well as ingredient in manufacturing of gunpowder. Further, it supplies lithium hydroxide for the lubricating greases industry, as well as cathodes for batteries. Additionally, it offers potassium chloride and potassium sulfate for various crops, including corn, rice, sugar, soybean, and wheat; industrial chemicals, including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and solar salts; and other fertilizers and blends. The company operates in Chile, Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
6,081
Year Founded
1968

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/17/2021
Ex-Dividend for 4/29 Dividend
4/28/2022
Dividend Payable
4/29/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/21 Dividend
6/02/2022
Dividend Payable
6/21/2022
Today
6/28/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/18/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$90.88
High Stock Price Forecast
$125.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$46.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+4.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.375
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$585.45 million
Pretax Margin
42.65%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.86 billion
Cash Flow
$2.17 per share
Book Value
$12.22 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$22.92 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.74

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Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile stock right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SQM, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock price forecast for 2022?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's shares. Their SQM stock forecasts range from $46.00 to $125.00. On average, they predict Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock price to reach $90.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock performed in 2022?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock was trading at $50.43 at the start of the year. Since then, SQM shares have increased by 72.7% and is now trading at $87.09.
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When is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's next earnings date?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 18th 2022.
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How were Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's earnings last quarter?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 17th. The basic materials company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.13. The basic materials company had revenue of $661.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $672.17 million. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 40.37% and a net margin of 30.17%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.28 earnings per share.
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How often does Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, June 3rd will be paid a dividend of $2.7872 per share on Tuesday, June 21st. This represents a $11.15 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 12.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 2nd. This is a positive change from Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's previous quarterly dividend of $0.06.
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Is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile a good dividend stock?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile(NYSE:SQM) pays an annual dividend of $9.25 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.99%. SQM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is 201.09%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile will have a dividend payout ratio of 100.11% in the coming year. This indicates that Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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Who are Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's key executives?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ricardo Ramos Rodríguez, Chief Exec. Officer
  • Mr. Gerardo Illanes G., CFO & VP of Fin.
  • Kelly O'Brien, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Gonzalo Aguirre T., VP of Legal & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Ana Maria Munoz, Risk, Compliance & Internal Audit Mang.
  • Mr. Carlos Diaz Ortiz, Exec. VP of Lithium
  • Mr. Pablo C. Altimiras, Exec. VP of Nitrates Iodine
  • Mr. Jose Miguel Berguno C., Sr. VP of Corp. Services
  • Felipe Smith, Commercial Mang. of Iodine Lithium & Industrial Chemicals

What is Patricio Contesse González's approval rating as Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's CEO?

7 employees have rated Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile CEO Patricio Contesse González on Glassdoor.com. Patricio Contesse González has an approval rating of 59% among Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's employees. This puts Patricio Contesse González in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile investors own include (CGC), Albemarle (ALB), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Energy Transfer (ET), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Tesla (TSLA).

What is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock symbol?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SQM."

Who are Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's major shareholders?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.86%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.30%), Robeco Schweiz AG (0.88%), Capital International Investors (0.82%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.67%) and State Street Corp (0.57%).

Which institutional investors are selling Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile stock?

SQM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Electron Capital Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Invesco Ltd., Jane Street Group LLC, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Robeco Schweiz AG.

Which institutional investors are buying Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile stock?

SQM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Banco BTG Pactual S.A., SG Americas Securities LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Barings LLC.

How do I buy shares of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

Shares of SQM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock price today?

One share of SQM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.09.

How much money does Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile make?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) has a market capitalization of $22.92 billion and generates $2.86 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $585.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.599990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile have?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile employs 6,081 workers across the globe.

When was Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile founded?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile was founded in 1968.

How can I contact Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's mailing address is EL TROVADOR 4285 6TH FLOOR, SANTIAGO F3, . The official website for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is www.sqm.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (622) 425-2000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 56-22425-2268.

This page (NYSE:SQM) was last updated on 6/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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