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Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (ADR)

SQM.N

Latest Trade

54.46USD

Change

-1.61(-2.87%)

Volume

250,839

Today's Range

54.34

 - 

56.00

52 Week Range

15.21

 - 

60.73

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Pricing

Previous Close
56.07
Open
55.84
Volume
250,839
3M AVG Volume
25.82
Today's High
56.00
Today's Low
54.34
52 Week High
60.73
52 Week Low
15.21
Shares Out (MIL)
263.20
Market Cap (MIL)
14,009.72
Forward P/E
82.82
Dividend (Yield %)
1.92

Next Event

Q4 2020 Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA Earnings Release

Latest Developments

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Wesfarmers Announces FID For MT Holland Project With Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile

SQM Reports Qtrly Net Income Of US$0.25 Per ADR

Wesfarmers Says FID On Mt Holland Lithium Project Deferred

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About Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (ADR)

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM), is a producer of potassium nitrate and iodine. The Company produces specialty plant nutrients, iodine derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, potassium chloride, potassium sulfate and certain industrial chemicals. Its segments include specialty plant nutrients, industrial chemicals, iodine and derivatives, lithium and derivatives, potassium, and other products and services. Specialty plant nutrients are fertilizers that enable farmers to improve yields and the quality of certain crops. Industrial chemicals have a range of applications in chemical processes, such as the manufacturing of glass and industrial nitrates. Iodine and its derivatives are used in the X-ray contrast media and biocides industries, among others. Lithium and its derivatives are used in batteries, greases and frits for production of ceramics. Potassium chloride is a commodity fertilizer that is produced and sold by the Company across the world.

Industry

Chemical Manufacturing

Contact Info

El Trovador 4285

Chile

+56.2.23601080

https://www.sqm.com/

Executive Leadership

Alberto Salas Munoz

Independent Chairman of the Board

Ricardo Ramos Rodriguez

Chief Executive Officer

Patricio Contesse Fica

Vice Chairman of the Board

Gerardo Illanes

Vice President of Corporate Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Francisco Sanchez V.

Risk Management and Compliance Officer

Key Stats

2.75 mean rating - 12 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2017

2.2K

2018

2.3K

2019

1.9K

2020(E)

1.8K
EPS (USD)

2017

1.625

2018

1.671

2019

1.060

2020(E)

0.662
Price To Earnings (TTM)
89.76
Price To Sales (TTM)
7.89
Price To Book (MRQ)
7.21
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
37.02
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
93.06
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
83.05
Return on Investment (TTM)
4.38
Return on Equity (TTM)
3.54

Latest News

Latest News

Shareholders of Chilean lithium miner SQM approve $1.1 billion capital increase

Shareholders of the Chilean miner SQM voted on Friday to OK a plan to raise $1.1 billion through the sale of common stock to help underwrite an ambitious expansion of its lithium, nitrate and iodine operations, a company spokesperson said.

Chilean lithium miner SQM says relations with indigenous communities are improving

Chilean company SQM, the world's second largest lithium producer, has a priority commitment to the indigenous communities surrounding the Atacama salt flat, the firm's General Manager Ricardo Ramos said in an interview.

Inside lithium giant SQM's struggle to win over indigenous communities in Chile's Atacama

SQM , the world's No. 2 lithium producer, cut a deal with Chile in 2018 that allowed it to ramp up output from the Atacama, a remote and fragile desert salt flat whose indigenous inhabitants fear may be jeopardized by mining.

Chile finance minister lashes out at lithium miner SQM top shareholder Julio Ponce -TV interview

Chilean Finance Minister Ignacio Briones said in a television interview Wednesday that Julio Ponce, a principal shareholder of SQM, the world's second largest lithium producer, "would be in jail" had a case of illicit trading brought against him in Chile been conducted in...

Chile's SQM begins process to raise capital, boost lithium output

Chile´s SQM said on Wednesday its board of directors agreed to begin the process of raising $1.1 billion in capital through the sale of common stock to help underwrite an ambitious expansion of its lithium, nitrate and iodine operations.

SQM announces 8-year deal to supply lithium to LG Energy Solution

Chile's SQM said on Tuesday it had inked a long-term agreement with LG Energy Solution to supply the South Korean battery maker with ultralight metal lithium, a main ingredient in powering electric vehicles.

SQM announces 8-year deal to supply lithium to LG Energy Solution

Chile's SQM, the world's second largest lithium producer, said on Tuesday it had signed a long-term agreement with LG Energy Solution to supply the ultralight battery metal for use in electric vehicles.

Exclusive: Lithium giants Albemarle and SQM battle over access to Atacama water study

U.S.-based Albemarle Corp, the world's largest lithium producer, has accused its top rival, Chilean miner SQM, and local regulators of seeking to keep secret a coveted report about the environmental impact of lithium mining in Chile's Salar de Atacama, according to a filing...

China's Tianqi Lithium posts $101 mln net loss in H1 as prices plunge

* Tianqi makes 697 mln yuan H1 loss, near low end of guided range

Chile lithium producer SQM posts record sales, profits plagued by low prices

Chilean miner SQM <SQMB.SN> achieved record second-quarter sales of lithium even as low prices ravaged profits, the world's No. 2 producer of the metal used in electric car batteries said on Wednesday.

Exclusive: Chilean regulator preps sweeping Atacama review as it abandons SQM legal battle

Chile's environmental regulator has withdrawn from its legal battle to defend a compliance plan by lithium miner SQM that it approved last year, according to a filing seen by Reuters, a decision that could prove a major setback as the miner seeks to ramp up output of the...

EXCLUSIVE-Chilean regulator preps sweeping Atacama review as it abandons SQM legal battle

Chile's environmental regulator has withdrawn from its legal battle to defend a compliance plan by lithium miner SQM that it approved last year, according to a filing seen by Reuters, a decision that could prove a major setback as the miner seeks to ramp up output of the...

EXCLUSIVE-Chilean regulator drops appeal on SQM environmental plan, plans Atacama mining review

Chile's environmental regulator has withdrawn from its legal battle to defend an environmental compliance plan by lithium miner SQM that it approved last year, according to a filing seen by Reuters, a decision that could prove a major setback for the miner as it seeks to...

Chilean regulators scrap lithium miner SQM's environmental plan

Chilean regulators have rejected lithium producer SQM's $25 million environmental compliance plan for the Atacama salt flat, requesting the miner to start again from scratch, a filing showed.

Chile lithium miners feel heat from exploding coronavirus outbreak, output steady

Chile´s vaunted lithium industry, the world´s second largest, has begun to feel the impact of a runaway coronavirus outbreak nationwide, though top producers SQM and Albemarle said output from their Atacama operations nonetheless remained unscathed.

SQM profits plunge again on lower lithium prices, slashes 2020 capex plan

Chilean miner SQM <SQMA.SN>, the world's No. 2 producer of lithium, said on Wednesday profits plunged by nearly half in the first quarter as prices for the battery metal continued to freefall during the novel coronavirus pandemic.

SQM profits plunge again on lower lithium prices, expansion on track

Chilean miner SQM, the world's No. 2 producer of lithium, said profits plunged by nearly half in the first quarter of 2020 as prices for the battery metal continued to freefall amid the spread of the coronavirus.

China's Tianqi Lithium expects to stay in red after big 2019 loss

China's Tianqi Lithium Corp said on Wednesday it expects to post a net loss of up to 932.4 million yuan ($131.7 million) in the first half of 2020 on lower lithium prices, after revising to a much worse-than-expected 6 billion yuan loss for last year.

China's Tianqi Lithium doubles annual loss guidance on bigger SQM impairment

* Company sees 2019 loss at 6 bln yuan vs 2.8 bln yuan previously

Chile´s lithium miner SQM warns plans could change as coronavirus hits demand

Chilean miner SQM said on Thursday the coronavirus outbreak had yet to hit its lithium output, but warned it might have to scale back plans for 2020 if a slump continues in demand for the coveted battery metal.

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