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NYSE:SQM

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

$95.14
-4.71 (-4.72%)
(As of 12/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$95.10
$100.31
50-Day Range
$82.64
$111.03
52-Week Range
$46.13
$115.76
Volume
1.86 million shs
Average Volume
1.74 million shs
Market Capitalization
$27.18 billion
P/E Ratio
8.83
Dividend Yield
4.83%
Price Target
$97.14

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.29 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.1% Upside
$97.14 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.54% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.56mentions of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
17.29%
From $13.13 to $15.40 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.68 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

26th out of 168 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

3rd out of 16 stocks

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About Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) Stock

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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SQM Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/17/2021
Ex-Dividend for 9/29 Dividend
9/29/2022
Dividend Payable
9/29/2022
Today
12/05/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
3/01/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$97.14
High Stock Price Forecast
$130.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+2.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.29
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$585.45 million
Pretax Margin
50.19%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.86 billion
Cash Flow
$2.12 per share
Book Value
$12.22 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$27.18 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.85

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Key Executives

  • 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













SQM Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" SQM shares. 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 2023?

7 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock. Their SQM share price forecasts range from $50.00 to $130.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $97.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have SQM shares performed in 2022?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock was trading at $50.43 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, SQM stock has increased by 88.7% and is now trading at $95.14.
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Are investors shorting Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,530,000 shares, a decrease of 32.0% from the October 31st total of 2,250,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,680,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.9 days.
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When is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 1st 2023.
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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) posted 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 the consensus estimate of $672.17 million. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 83.91% and a net margin of 35.53%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.28 EPS.

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $1.202 per share on Thursday, September 29th. This represents a $4.81 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th.
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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 $4.82 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.83%. SQM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 44.71%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SQM will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.30% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 Chief Executive Officer Patricio Contesse González on Glassdoor.com. Patricio Contesse González has an approval rating of 59% among the company'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 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.34%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.52%), State Street Corp (0.50%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.44%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.39%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (0.30%).

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

Shares of SQM stock 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 $95.14.

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

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) has a market capitalization of $27.18 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 $10.78 on an earnings per share basis.

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

The company employs 6,081 workers across the globe.

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 the company is www.sqm.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (622) 425-2000, via email at ir@sqm.com, or via fax at 56-22425-2268.

This page (NYSE:SQM) was last updated on 12/6/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff