Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) gets upgraded to Buy by Santander

Analyst Ratings For Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM)

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Today, Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) stock received an upgrade by Santander from Hold to Buy.

There are 6 Buy Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Sell Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) is Buy with a consensus target price of $51.60 per share, a potential 17.57% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 12/12/2018-Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) gets upgraded to Buy by Santander
  • 12/3/2018-Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) gets upgraded to Buy by HSBC
  • 10/29/2018-Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) has coverage initiated with a Outperform rating
  • 10/3/2018-Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) has coverage initiated with a Hold rating and $51.00 price target
  • 5/24/2018-Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) gets upgraded to Market Perform by UBS Group


    About Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM)
    Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. produces and distributes specialty plant nutrients, iodine and its derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, industrial chemicals, potassium, and other products and services. The company offers specialty plant nutrients, including potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty mixes, 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 under the QIodine brand. 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. The company's lithium products are marketed under the QLithiumCarbonate, QLithiumHydroxide, and QLubelith brands. Additionally, it offers potassium chloride and potassium sulfate for various crops; and industrial chemicals, including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and solar salts under the QSodiumNitrate, QPotassiumNitrate, and QPotassiumChloride brands. The company sells its products through sales offices and a network of distributors in Chile, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, North America, Asia, Central and South America, and internationally. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.

    Recent Trading Activity for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM)
    Shares of Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile closed the previous trading session at 43,76 +0,58 1,34 % with 436327 shares trading hands.

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