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Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM)

Stock Price: $48.10 USD 0.79 (1.67%)
Updated November 24, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Pre-market: $48.45 +0.35 (0.73%) Nov 25, 7:33 AM

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Key Info

Market Cap 5.79B
Revenue (ttm) 1.94B
Net Income (ttm) 278.12M
Shares Out 120.38M
EPS (ttm) 0.63
PE Ratio 76.35
Forward PE 29.85
Dividend $0.71
Dividend Yield 1.48%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 24
Last Price $48.10
Previous Close $47.31
Change ($) 0.79
Change (%) 1.67%
Day's Open 47.90
Day's Range 47.16 - 48.40
Day's Volume 1,210,764
52-Week Range 15.20 - 48.40

More Stats

Market Cap 5.79B
Enterprise Value 6.46B
Earnings Date (est) Mar 3, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Oct 8, 2020
Shares Outstanding 120.38M
Float 120.27M
EPS (basic) 1.06
EPS (diluted) 0.63
FCF / Share 1.55
Dividend $0.71
Dividend Yield 1.48%
Earnings Yield 1.31%
FCF Yield 3.82%
Payout Ratio 114.90%
Shares Short 3.80M
Short Ratio 3.49
Short % of Float 3.16%
Beta 0.78
PE Ratio 76.35
Forward PE 29.85
P/FCF Ratio 26.21
PS Ratio 2.98
PB Ratio 5.72
Revenue 1.94B
Operating Income 415.82M
Net Income 278.12M
Free Cash Flow 220.95M
Net Cash -673.18M
Net Cash / Share -5.59
Gross Margin 31.54%
Operating Margin 21.39%
Profit Margin 14.30%
FCF Margin 11.37%
ROA 4.19%
ROE 7.95%
ROIC 10.10%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (13)

Buy 2
Overweight 2
Hold 5
Underweight 2
Sell 2

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

(-30.89% downside)
Current: $48.10
Target: 33.24
*Average 12-month price target from 12 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-14.22%5.03%11.24%12.21%-14.19%-8.58%-9.3%13.23%17.2%-
Gross Profit5607807636115435837211,029855626
Operating Income416628600433350422567888700547
Net Income278440428278220237467649546382
Shares Outstanding143143143143143143143143143143
Earnings Per Share1.061.671.631.060.840.901.772.472.071.45
EPS Growth-36.74%2.83%53.74%25.83%-6.67%-49.15%-28.34%19.32%42.76%-
Dividend Per Share1.222.630.921.210.421.060.781.020.750.45
Dividend Growth-53.84%187.34%-24.42%192.05%-60.85%35.9%-23.53%36%66.67%-
Operating Cash Flow542834951791515591652650571623
Capital Expenditures-321-245-142-127-111-112-386-448-497-335
Free Cash Flow22158980966440447926520274.41289
Cash & Equivalents1,1459171,0248341,2261,069981708678645
Total Debt1,8181,3541,2521,2731,6921,7871,8191,5991,3981,345
Net Cash / Debt-673-437-228-438-467-718-838-891-720-700
Book Value2,0862,0852,1882,2462,3402,2332,3772,1331,8131,623
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A.
Country Chile
Employees 5,741
CEO Ricardo Ramos Rodríguez

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol SQM
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Unique Identifier NYSE: SQM
IPO Date September 20, 1993


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 for crops, such as vegetables, fruits, and flowers under the Ultrasol, Qrop, Speedfol, and Allganic brands. 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. 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; industrial chemicals, including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and solar salts under the QSodiumNitrate, QPotassiumNitrate, and QPotassiumChloride brands; and other fertilizers and blends. The company sells its products through representative offices and distributors in Chile, North America, Europe, Central and South America, Asia, and internationally. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.