Sociedad Quimica Y Minera SA (SQM) Was Upgraded by HSBC; Aip Multi-strategy Fund A Has 1.25 Sentiment

March 11, 2018 - By Danny Collins

Among 10 analysts covering Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile has $65.0 highest and $17 lowest target. $41.60’s average target is -19.54% below currents $51.7 stock price. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile had 30 analyst reports since August 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, July 13 by Citigroup. The firm has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 24. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by Scotia Capital. The rating was upgraded by Santander to “Hold” on Tuesday, December 8. As per Tuesday, November 17, the company rating was downgraded by HSBC. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, March 8 by HSBC. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $55.0 target in Thursday, March 1 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Scotia Capital given on Thursday, March 1. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Thursday, October 5. The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital with “Hold” on Thursday, January 18.

The stock increased 1.97% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $18.87. About 5,826 shares traded. Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (MSF) has risen 26.86% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.16% the S&P500.

The stock increased 2.87% or $1.44 during the last trading session, reaching $51.7. About 1.46 million shares traded. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) has risen 69.80% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.10% the S&P500.

Chemical and Mining Company of Chile Inc. produces and sells specialty plant nutrients, industrial chemicals, iodine and derivatives, lithium and derivatives, potassium, and other services and products. The company has market cap of $13.61 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 34.19 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.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $1.67 million activity.