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NYSE:SQM - Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile Stock Price, Forecast & News

$26.72
+0.10 (+0.38 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$26.65
Now: $26.72
$27.40
50-Day Range
$23.16
MA: $25.47
$28.68
52-Week Range
$22.71
Now: $26.72
$45.38
Volume960,505 shs
Average Volume808,643 shs
Market Capitalization$7.03 billion
P/E Ratio16.00
Dividend Yield2.25%
Beta1.11
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile SA produces and distributes specialty plant nutrients, iodine and its derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, industrial chemicals, potassium, and other products and services. The company offers specialty plant nutrients, including potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty mixes, and other specialty fertilizers for crops, such as vegetables, fruits, and flowers under the Ultrasol, Qrop, Speedfol, and Allganic brands. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
Phone56-22425-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.27 billion
Cash Flow$1.68 per share
Book Value$8.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$439.83 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,290
Market Cap$7.03 billion
Next Earnings Date2/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

How often does Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile announced a -- dividend on Wednesday, August 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.2667 per share on Monday, September 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 4.3%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 5th. View Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's Dividend History.

How were Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's earnings last quarter?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 20th. The basic materials company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.03. The basic materials company had revenue of $473.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $487.65 million. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile had a return on equity of 14.96% and a net margin of 15.70%. View Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's Earnings History.

When is Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's next earnings date?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

What price target have analysts set for SQM?

9 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's stock price to reach $26.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 7 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

Has Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SQM stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile earned a media sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

Are investors shorting Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile saw a decrease in short interest in November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,070,000 shares, a decrease of 5.2% from the November 14th total of 5,350,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 782,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.5 days. Approximately 4.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's key competitors?

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile investors own include Canopy Growth (CGC), Albemarle (ALB), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Micron Technology (MU), Aurora Cannabis (ACBFF), Tesla (TSLA) and Edwards Lifesciences (EW).

Who are Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's key executives?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ricardo Ramos Rodríguez, Chief Exec. Officer
  • Mr. Gerardo G. Illanes, Chief Financial Officer
  • Kelly O'Brien, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. B. Andrés Yaksic, Risk Management & Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Gonzalo T. Aguirre, Gen. Counsel

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

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (0.33%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.17%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.04%), SG Americas Securities LLC (0.04%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.03%) and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (0.03%).

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

SQM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Deltec Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Financial Gravity Wealth Inc..

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

SQM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC, Eqis Capital Management Inc., Stifel Financial Corp and Sigma Planning Corp.

How do I buy shares of Sociedad Quimica 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's stock price today?

One share of SQM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.72.

How big of a company is Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile has a market capitalization of $7.03 billion and generates $2.27 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $439.83 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.67 on an earnings per share basis. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile employs 5,290 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

What is Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's official website?

The official website for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile is http://www.sqm.com/.

How can I contact Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's mailing address is EL TROVADOR 4285 6TH FLOOR, SANTIAGO F3, . The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 56-22425-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE SQM)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  304 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  412 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  716
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SQM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SQM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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