Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $23.67 on Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (NYSE:SQM) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $1.14 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (NYSE:SQM) stands at 31.88.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. , the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 1.54.
The technical analysis highlights that Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. current is trading $0.12 points away or +0.50% from its 50-day moving average of $24.97. Further it is trading $3.36 or +15.47% away its 200-day moving average of $21.73.
The 52-week high of Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (NYSE:SQM) was $26.33 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $13.88. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-1.24, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +80.82% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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