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NYSE:SQM

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

$54.78
+0.09 (+0.16 %)
(As of 10/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$54.00
$55.26
50-Day Range
$47.93
$57.28
52-Week Range
$35.28
$60.74
Volume709,769 shs
Average Volume1.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.42 billion
P/E Ratio66.00
Dividend Yield1.48%
Beta0.87
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About Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA engages in the production and distribution of fertilizers, potassium nitrate, iodine, and lithium chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Specialty Plant Nutrients, Iodine and Derivatives, Lithium and Derivatives, Industrial Chemicals, Potassium, and Other Products and Services. The Specialty Plant Nutrients segment produces potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, and specialty blends. The Iodine and Derivatives segment manufactures iodine and iodine derivatives, which are used in a wide range of medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, and industrial applications. The Lithium and Derivatives segment covers lithium carbonate for 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. The Industrial Chemicals segment comprises industrial chemicals including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, and boric acid. The Potassium segment produces potassium chloride and potassium sulfate. The Other Products and Services s

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
5,507
Year Founded
1968

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.82 billion
Cash Flow
$0.88 per share
Book Value
$8.22 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$164.52 million

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap
$14.42 billion
Next Earnings Date
11/17/2021 (Estimated)
Optionable
Optionable

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.75 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

156th out of 225 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

11th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












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

Is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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Are investors shorting Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,360,000 shares, a drop of 23.2% from the August 31st total of 1,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,220,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.1 days.
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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 Wednesday, November 17th 2021.
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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 19th. The basic materials company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $588 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $543.03 million. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.24% and a net margin of 10.87%.
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How has Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock was trading at $23.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SQM stock has increased by 128.8% and is now trading at $54.78.
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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 announced a dividend on Friday, August 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.204 per share on Friday, September 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 2nd.
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Is Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile a good dividend stock?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pays an annual dividend of $0.81 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.48%. The dividend payout ratio of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is 90.00%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile will have a dividend payout ratio of 40.50% next year. This indicates that Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SQM?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's share price to reach $59.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price.
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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:
  • Ricardo Ramos Rodríguez, Chief Executive Officer
  • Gerardo Andrés Illanes González, Chief Financial Officer
  • José Francisco Sánchez Figueroa, Risk Management & Compliance Officer
  • Jose Miguel Berguño C., Vice President-Operations, Nitrates & Iodine
  • Rodrigo Vera, Vice President-Mining Operations

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Robeco Schweiz AG (0.96%), Vancity Investment Management Ltd (0.07%), Axel Capital Management LLC (0.04%), Quaero Capital S.A. (0.03%), Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.02%) and Veriti Management LLC (0.01%).

Which major 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 Axel Capital Management LLC, Henry James International Management Inc., KG&L Capital Management LLC, ProVise Management Group LLC, and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC.

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

SQM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Schweiz AG, Quaero Capital S.A., Lester Murray Antman dba SimplyRich, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Csenge Advisory Group, Vancity Investment Management Ltd, and Veriti Management 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 $54.78.

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

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a market capitalization of $14.42 billion and generates $1.82 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $164.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.90 on an earnings per share basis.

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

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile employs 5,507 workers across the globe.

When was Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile founded?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile was founded in 1968.

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

The official website for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is www.sqm.com.

Where are Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's headquarters?

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is headquartered at EL TROVADOR 4285 6TH FLOOR, SANTIAGO F3, .

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 basic materials company can be reached via phone at (622) 425-2000 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 10/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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