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

$28.04
+0.43 (+1.56 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$27.28
Now: $28.04
$28.12
50-Day Range
$22.73
MA: $26.21
$30.25
52-Week Range
$22.71
Now: $28.04
$48.80
Volume547,150 shs
Average Volume777,611 shs
Market Capitalization$7.38 billion
P/E Ratio16.79
Dividend Yield3.37%
Beta1.16
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$1.6871 per share
Book Value$8.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$439.83 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,290
Market Cap$7.38 billion
Next Earnings Date11/20/2019 (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 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 21st. The basic materials company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.09. The basic materials company earned $494.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $525.73 million. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile had a return on equity of 16.04% and a net margin of 16.27%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 22.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.51 EPS. 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 Wednesday, November 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

What price target have analysts set for SQM?

10 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile's share price to reach $26.8571 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

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

10 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, 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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?

News coverage about SQM stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile.

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), Micron Technology (MU), Aurora Cannabis (ACBFF), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), FMC (FMC) 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Earnest Partners LLC (0.73%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.44%), Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (0.35%), RWC Asset Advisors US LLC (0.29%), Morgan Stanley (0.29%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.25%).

Which major 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 BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, RWC Asset Advisors US LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Van ECK Associates Corp, Earnest Partners LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and RWC Asset Management LLP.

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

SQM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Boston Common Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Virtus ETF Advisers LLC.

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 $28.04.

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

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile has a market capitalization of $7.38 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:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  386 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  666
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This page was last updated on 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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