SQM : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The Time To Bet On Electric Vehicles Is Now

    November 4, 2013
    As transportation costs continue to rise, electric and hybrid vehicles are once again returning to the spotlight. That makes ...
  2. Rockwood Gets Its Deal For CeramTec

    June 17, 2013
    Rockwood gets a solid multiple for its high-margin, growing CeramTec business.
  3. Salesforce.com Among the NYSE's Biggest Movers on November 21, ...

    November 21, 2012
    The Nasdaq is unchanged, the S&P 500 has increased 0.1% and the Dow is trading up 0.2% this morning. Also known as the "Big ...
  4. POSCO Among Basic Materials' Biggest Movers on November 21, 2 ...

    November 21, 2012
    The Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 is up 0.1% and the Dow has risen 0.2% after the morning's trading. The basic ...
  5. Sociedad Quimica y Minera and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making ...

    September 21, 2012
    The Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has declined 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady after the morning's trading. ...
  6. Sociedad Quimica y Minera and More Big Movers in Basic Materials ...

    September 17, 2012
    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading down 0.2%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.2% and the Dow has decreased 0.2%. ...
  7. Rio Tinto plc and More Big Movers in Basic Materials on August ...

    August 29, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq is trading down 0.2%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow is unchanged. The basic materials ...
  8. Lithium May Be The Next Big Trend

    June 27, 2012
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  9. Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves on June 27, 2012

    June 27, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading up 0.7%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.7% and the Dow has increased 0.6% on a good day for the market so ...
  10. Invest Abroad: Non-American Companies Worth Looking At

    June 1, 2012
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  11. Rockwood Has Its Risks, But Also Some Apparent Value

    May 31, 2012
    Rockwood has economic risks, but offers real growth opporunities in higher-value lithium and ceramics.
  12. Is Lithium The Next Big Trend?

    February 16, 2012
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  13. Is Lithium The Next Big Trend?

    November 16, 2011
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  14. Fertilizer Wars Heat Up

    October 5, 2011
    As our population continues to grow, increasing food production will be paramount. Hence, the historically boring fertilizer ...
  15. Is Lithium The Next Big Trend?

    September 29, 2011
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  16. Big 3 In Lithium Hitting Highs

    July 11, 2011
    Lithium stocks are outperforming as battery companies continue to struggle with sales and expenses.
  17. Higher Fertilizer Prices On The Horizon

    June 16, 2011
    As world populations continue to grow, the need for more food will grow as well. For investors, adding the backbone of the ...
  18. Is It Time To Invest Abroad

    May 17, 2011
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  19. Invest In The Next Mega-Trend: Lithium

    February 14, 2011
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  20. Investing Abroad: Five Non-American Companies

    February 3, 2011
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  21. A Strategic Play In Strategic Minerals

    December 20, 2010
    The increase in demand for strategic metals, as well as supply restrictions from China, could have detrimental effects on ...
  22. Opportunities In Growing Chile

    October 26, 2010
    With a stable government, low debt and vast natural resources, Chile is emerging as one of South America’s superstars.
  23. New Lithium ETF Opens Doors

    August 4, 2010
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in July to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  24. A Rare Opportunity In Rare Earth Metals

    July 6, 2010
    The biggest bull market may be in rare earth minerals. Find out why you should be investing in elements you may never have ...
  25. Hybrid Battery Plays

    February 11, 2010
    With energy conservation and efficiency becoming a top priority, the shift to more hybrid vehicles is almost assured.
  26. Investing Abroad: Five Non-American Companies

    February 16, 2009
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
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  3. What $200,000 Will Buy In The Atlanta Real Estate Market

    Atlanta housing prices are up from last year, but they're still lower than the national median. ...
  4. Bubble Bursting? Only For Biotech & Internet Stocks

    The recent sluggish performance of U.S. stocks is leading some market watchers to question ...
  5. What $300,000 Will Buy In The Riverside/San Bernardino Real Estate Market

    The median list price for the San Bernardino/Riverside, Calif. market is $292,800, up 24.6% ...
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