SQM: Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. - Summary | Jitta

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A.

NYSE:SQM

Price
$54.23
Loss Chance
50.6%
3.46JITTA SCORE
490.58%Over Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
54 / 87
132 / 195
2,249 / 4,700
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (39)
Recent Business Performance (48)
Financial Strength (62)
Return to Shareholders (44)
Competitive Advantage (44)
Jitta Signs
Interest Coverage RatioVery Good
Revenue and EarningRevenue decline from 2017-2020
Operating MarginDeclined
Recent Business PerformanceEarning decline 26.34% in the last year
SG&A to SalesIncreasing
Cash Conversion CycleMore than 120 days
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
3.46
490.58%
4.21
396.14%
4.35
324.32%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
2.27
51.37%
4.27
43.75%
3.88
22.92%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. produces and distributes specialty plant nutrients, iodine and its derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, potassium chloride and sulfate, industrial chemicals, and other products and services worldwide. The company offers specialty plant nutrients, including potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, specialty blends, and other specialty fertilizers for crops, such as vegetables, fruits, and industrial crops. 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. 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. Additionally, it offers potassium chloride and potassium sulfate for various crops, including corn, rice, sugar, soybean, and wheat; industrial chemicals, including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, potassium chloride, and solar salts; and other fertilizers and blends. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.