Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.13129 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SQM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-82.64% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SQM was $30.92,
representing a -38.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.26 and
a 37.42% increase over the 52 week low of $22.50.
SQM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Vulcan Materials Company (
). SQM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports SQM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -17.66%, compared to an
industry average of -4%.
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