Sigma-Aldrich Company Profile (NASDAQ:SIAL)

About Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)

Sigma-Aldrich logoSigma-Aldrich Corporation is a life science and high technology company. The Company develops, manufactures, purchases and distributes a range of biochemical and organic chemical products, kits and services that are used in scientific research. It manufactures and distributes around 250,000 chemicals, biochemical and other essential products and approximately 46,000 equipment products. Its business unit structure is aligned into three business units: Research, Applied and SAFC Commercial. Its brands include Sigma-Aldrich, Sigma, Aldrich, Fluka, Riedel-de Haen, Supelco, SAFC, SAFC Biosciences, SAFC Hitech, Genosys, Proligo, Pharmorphix, Cerilliant, Vetec, BioReliance and Cell Marque. It offers its products and services to research and applied labs, pharmaceutical companies, universities, commercial laboratories, industrial companies, biotechnology companies and non-profit organizations, among others. It operates in around 37 countries and sells into approximately 160 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SIAL
  • CUSIP: 82655210
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $139.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $139.40
  • 52 Week Range: $135.33 - $140.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.41
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 16.22%
  • Return on Equity: 13.72%
  • Return on Assets: 10.47%
  • Average Volume: 1.35 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)

What is Sigma-Aldrich's stock symbol?

Sigma-Aldrich trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SIAL."

How were Sigma-Aldrich's earnings last quarter?

Sigma-Aldrich Co. (NASDAQ:SIAL) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.06 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $703 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $689.97 million. Sigma-Aldrich had a net margin of 16.22% and a return on equity of 13.72%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.06 EPS. View Sigma-Aldrich's Earnings History.

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How do I buy Sigma-Aldrich stock?

Shares of Sigma-Aldrich can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sigma-Aldrich's stock price today?

One share of Sigma-Aldrich stock can currently be purchased for approximately $139.76.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ SIAL)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  128 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  185
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Price Target History for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
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Earnings History for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Earnings by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ SIAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2015Q3 15$1.06$1.00$689.97 million$703.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$1.12$1.01$696.23 million$697.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$1.08$1.06$685.23 million$676.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$1.09$1.14$699.50 million$705.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.06$1.06$689.82 million$5.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.11$1.11$706.14 million$701.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.03$1.06$690.60 million$689.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$1.01$1.02$675.97 million$684.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.99$1.05$661.29 million$664.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.04$1.05$679.50 million$681.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$1.01$1.03$672.89 million$675.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.95$0.96$659.55 million$655.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.94$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.97$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012$0.99$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.89$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.91$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$0.92$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.90$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.80$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.45 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:41 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ SIAL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/26/2015J Pedro ReinhardDirectorSell3,000$139.77$419,310.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015J Pedro ReinhardDirectorSell6,000$139.35$836,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015George Lloyd MillerSVPSell7,095$137.89$978,329.55View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Lee MccollumDirectorSell10,000$135.26$1,352,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Karen J MillerSVPSell7,943$103.19$819,638.17View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Eric Mark GreenEVPSell4,544$98.03$445,448.32View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Gilles CottierEVPSell12,000$98.10$1,177,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Frank WicksEVPSell5,443$95.21$518,228.03View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Douglas RauVPSell15,100$93.53$1,412,303.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014J Pedro ReinhardDirectorSell2,450$93.52$229,124.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Karen MillerSVPSell1,133$95.62$108,337.46View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Barrett ToanDirectorSell18,000$96.35$1,734,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Gilles CottierEVPSell28,600$94.00$2,688,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Avi NashDirectorSell3,100$88.00$272,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Karen MillerSVPSell7,100$86.90$616,990.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Avi NashDirectorSell10,000$87.13$871,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Jan BertschCFOBuy1,204$83.04$99,980.16View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Lee MccollumDirectorSell7,400$83.44$617,456.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Gilles CottierEVPSell5,981$85.30$510,179.30View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Gilles CottierEVPSell5,319$85.03$452,274.57View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Karen J MillerSVPSell2,713$85.00$230,605.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Eric Mark GreenEVPSell3,900$83.05$323,895.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013George Lloyd MillerSVPBuy1,000$76.92$76,920.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Jan BertschCFOBuy1,500$70.60$105,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
Latest Headlines for Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL)
DateHeadline logoMerck KGaA's (MKGAF) Q3 Earnings and Sales Increase Y/Y - October 6 at 10:29 AM logoFinancial Survey: Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) vs. Stepan (SCL) - September 20 at 2:22 PM logoComparing Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) & Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) - September 20 at 6:14 AM logoAnalyzing Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) & Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) - September 19 at 2:30 PM logoReviewing Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) & OCI Partners (OCIP) - September 11 at 8:54 AM logoReviewing Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) & Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL) - August 4 at 8:28 PM logoFinancial Contrast: Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ:SIAL) and Versum Materials (VSM) - July 21 at 8:04 AM logo[$$] Merck KGaA Lifts Profit Outlook as Sales Jump - August 4 at 10:36 AM logoGermany's Merck Lifts Full-Year Forecasts After Sigma-Aldrich Purchase - August 4 at 10:36 AM logoMerck Is Deleveraging Faster Than I Expected After An Excellent First Quarter - June 17 at 7:06 PM logo[$$] Germany's Merck Lifted by Sigma-Aldrich Deal - May 19 at 2:50 AM logo[$$] Germany's Merck Boosted by Life Sciences - March 8 at 5:22 AM logoFormer Sigma-Aldrich CEO named chief executive of Florida firm - December 16 at 12:35 PM logoMerck KGaA Said to Weigh Selling its Allergy Therapy Unit - November 26 at 3:35 PM logoSIGMA ALDRICH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - November 18 at 4:32 PM logo[$$] Germany's Merck: Tooling Up for Biotech Gold Rush - November 12 at 11:35 AM



Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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