Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (ADR)  

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-4.05 (-6.47%)
After Hours: 58.79 +0.20 (0.34%)
Jan 16, 7:36PM EST  
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Currency in USD
Range 57.27 - 63.30
52 week 30.30 - 64.20
Open 63.20
Vol / Avg. 2.32M/1.02M
Mkt cap 15.10B
P/E 38.74
Div/yield 0.44/2.44
EPS 1.51
Shares 120.38M
Beta 1.00
Inst. own 29%

Key stats and ratios

Q3 (Sep '17) 2016
Net profit margin 20.23% 14.54%
Operating margin 27.73% 23.12%
EBITD margin - 36.26%
Return on average assets 10.96% 6.36%
Return on average equity 20.66% 12.14%
Employees 4,885 -
CDP Score - -


Los Militares 4290, piso 4
+56-2-24252000 (Phone)
+56-2-24252268 (Fax)

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External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money


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.

Officers and directors

Eugenio Ponce L. Chairman of the Board
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Patricio de Solminihac Tampier Chief Executive Officer
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Juan Gerardo Jofre Miranda Vice Chairman of the Board
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Ricardo Ramos Rodriguez Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of Corporate Services
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Andres Yaksic Risk Management and Compliance Officer
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Gerardo Illanes Vice President - Finance
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Jose Miguel Berguno Vice President of Human Resources and Performance
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Pablo Altimiras Vice President of Development and Planning
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Juan Carlos Barrera Pacheco Vice President Potassium and Lithium Operations
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Frank Biot Vice President of Sales of Potassium and Nitrate
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