Sociedad Quimica y Minera de (SQM) - Stock & Dividends

Exchange: USA Stocks • Country: Chile • Currency: USD • Type: Common Stock • ISIN: US8336351056

Fertilizers, Iodine, Lithium, Potassium, Industrial Chemicals

Sociedad QuĂ­mica y Minera de Chile S.A., also known as SQM, is a Chilean company that produces and distributes a wide range of products, including specialty plant nutrients, iodine derivatives, lithium derivatives, potassium chloride and sulfate, industrial chemicals, and other products and services.

One of the company's main focuses is on specialty plant nutrients, which include potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty blends, and other specialty fertilizers. These products are designed to help farmers and agricultural professionals improve crop yields and plant health.

SQM is also a leading producer of iodine and its derivatives, which have a wide range of applications. These include medical applications, such as x-ray contrast media, as well as industrial uses, such as in the production of polarizing films for LCD and LED screens. Iodine derivatives are also used in pharmaceutical synthesis, electronics, pigments, and dye components.

The company is also a major player in the lithium market, producing lithium carbonates for use in 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. Additionally, SQM supplies lithium hydroxide for the lubricating greases industry, as well as cathodes for batteries.

In addition to these products, SQM also supplies potassium chloride and potassium sulfate for use in various crops, including corn, rice, sugar, soybean, and wheat. The company also offers industrial chemicals, including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and solar salts, as well as other fertilizers and blends.

With operations in Chile, Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally, SQM is a global company with a strong presence in the mining and chemical industries. Founded in 1960, the company is headquartered in Santiago, Chile, and is committed to sustainability and social responsibility.

For more information about SQM and its products and services, please visit their website at

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SQM Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 13,259m
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
GiC SubIndustry Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception 1993-09-20

SQM Stock Ratings

Growth 5y 25.7
Fundamental 32.5
Dividend 8.79
Rel. Performance vs Sector -6.41
Analysts 4.19/5
Fair Price Momentum 43.54 USD
Fair Price DCF -

SQM Dividends

Yield 12m 5.19%
Yield on Cost 5y 8.92%
Dividends CAGR 5y 33.30%
Payout Consistency 79.0%

SQM Growth Ratios

Growth 12m -39.22%
Growth Correlation 12m -63%
Growth Correlation 3m -28%
CAGR 5y 11.42%
CAGR/Mean DD 5y 0.56
Sharpe Ratio 12m -0.95
Alpha vs SP500 12m -77.19
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 1.47
ValueRay RSI 20.44
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 41.68%
Price / SMA 50 -11.6%
Price / SMA 200 -17.3%
Current Volume 1514.3k
Average Volume 20d 1021k

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What is the price of SQM stocks?
As of June 22, 2024, the stock is trading at USD 40.77 with a total of 1,514,316 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by -3.89%, over one month by -13.82%, over three months by -17.30% and over the past year by -41.67%.
What are the forecast for SQM stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, SQM Sociedad Quimica y Minera de will be worth about 49.1 in June 2025. The stock is currently trading at 40.77. This means that the stock has a potential upside of +20.48%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price 69.3 70.1
Analysts Target Price 83.7 105
ValueRay Target Price 49.1 20.5