SQM - Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
46.99
-0.84 (-1.76%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close47.83
Open47.58
Bid46.80 x 800
Ask48.68 x 900
Day's Range46.73 - 47.66
52 Week Range38.04 - 64.20
Volume894,243
Avg. Volume928,276
Market Cap13.315B
Beta1.00
PE Ratio (TTM)28.92
EPS (TTM)1.62
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.69 (3.50%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-08
1y Target Est58.76
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