Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A.(SQM) is having a Dividend Yield of 2.19% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.74. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.67. Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. has a 5 year average dividend yield of 2.77% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.74. Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A.(SQM) formally announced its most recent dividend on December 28, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.67. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.74. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 2.19%. Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A.(SQM) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.35 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.56. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A.(SQM) is at the rate of -15.31% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.3. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (NYSE:SQM) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 1.67% or 0.56 points. After the session commenced at $33.83, the stock reached the higher end at $34.15 while it hit a low of $32.93. With the volume soaring to 660,800 shares, the last trade was called at $33.03. The company has a 52-week high of $34.84. The company has a market cap of $8,693 million and there are 263,196,520 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $15.7601. Shares of Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A. rose by 0.89% in the last five trading days and 3.97% for the last 4 weeks. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A. is up 24.66% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 15.29%.
Institutional Investors own 18.82% of Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. shares. Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (ADR) was Upgraded by Citigroup to Neutral on Jan 25, 2017.
Sociedad Quimica Minera Chile SA produces fertilizer and iodine and manufactures industrial chemicals and iodine derivative products. The Company sells its products in over 60 countries throughout the world.