Analysts See $0.38 EPS for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM)

August 12, 2018 - By Darrell Taylor

Analysts expect Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) to report $0.38 EPS on August, 22.They anticipate $0.00 EPS change or 0.00 % from last quarter’s $0.38 EPS. SQM’s profit would be $107.67M giving it 30.79 P/E if the $0.38 EPS is correct. After having $0.43 EPS previously, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A.’s analysts see -11.63 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 2.32% or $1.11 during the last trading session, reaching $46.8. About 1.24M shares traded or 32.42% up from the average. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) has risen 38.65% since August 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.08% the S&P500.

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering Sociedad Quimica Y Minera SA (NYSE:SQM), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Sociedad Quimica Y Minera SA had 5 analyst reports since February 26, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, March 1. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, March 8 by HSBC. The firm has “Sell” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, February 26. The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital on Thursday, March 1 with “Hold”. The stock of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, March 6 by Deutsche Bank.

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. produces and distributes specialty plant nutrients, industrial chemicals, iodine and derivatives, lithium and derivatives, potassium, and other services and products. The company has market cap of $13.26 billion. The firm offers specialty plant nutrients, such as potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty blends, and other specialty fertilizers for crops, including vegetables, fruits, and flowers under the Ultrasol, Qrop, Speedfol, and Allganic brands. It has a 28.8 P/E ratio. 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 in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals, electronics, pigments, and dye components under the QIodine brand.

More notable recent Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “10 Lithium Stocks to Buy Despite the Market’s Irrationality” on August 02, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “Why Shares of Albemarle Corporation Have Plunged 26% So Far in 2018” published on July 16, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “Form 6-K CHEMICAL & MINING CO OF For: Aug 08” on August 08, 2018. More interesting news about Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “SQM seeks Chile’s approval for $450M lithium plant expansion” published on July 18, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “SQM’s Deal With Tianqi Lithium Is Under Review By Moody’s For A Possible Downgrade” with publication date: August 07, 2018.

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