Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated Company Profile (NASDAQ:SYKE)

About Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated is engaged in providing outsourced customer contact management solutions and services in the business process outsourcing (BPO) arena on a global basis. The Company has operations in two segments: the Americas, which includes the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific Rim, and EMEA, which includes Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The Company provides its service to clients from its locations in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia, the Asia Pacific Rim, Europe and Africa. It serves a range of clients, including medium-sized businesses and public institutions, which span the communications, financial services, technology/consumer, transportation and leisure, healthcare and other industries. Its Americas and EMEA groups primarily provide customer engagement services. The Company's outsourced customer contact management services include customer care, technical support and customer acquisition.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: Data Processing & Outsourced Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SYKE
  • CUSIP: 87123710
  • Web: www.sykes.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.36 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,653,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.90
  • 52 Week Range: $25.77 - $33.92
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.37
  • P/E Growth: 1.58
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.90
  • Book Value: $17.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.83
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $171.57 million
  • Net Margins: 4.57%
  • Return on Equity: 11.19%
  • Return on Assets: 7.17%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.37%
  • Current Ratio: 3.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.02%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 175,966 shs.
  • Beta: 0.71
  • Short Ratio: 5.35
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)

What is Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock symbol?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SYKE."

How were Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's earnings last quarter?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE) posted its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $384.01 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $400.15 million. Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated had a net margin of 4.57% and a return on equity of 11.19%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 19.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.42 earnings per share. View Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's Earnings History.

What guidance has Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.07-2.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.27. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.58-1.59 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.66 billion.Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.30-0.33 EPS.

Where is Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock going? Where will Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's share price to reach $38.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated.

Who are some of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's key competitors?

Who owns Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.64%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.81%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.63%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.68%), Boston Partners (3.05%) and State Street Corp (2.51%). Company insiders that own Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock include Charles E Sykes, David Pearson, Iain A Macdonald, James T Holder, Jenna Nelson, John Chapman, Lawrence Zingale, Paul L Whiting and William J Meurer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated.

Who sold Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock? Who is selling Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Gotham Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock in the last year include Charles E Sykes, David Pearson, James T Holder, John Chapman, Lawrence Zingale, Paul L Whiting and William J Meurer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated.

Who bought Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock? Who is buying Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY, Wells Fargo & Company MN, LSV Asset Management, Victory Capital Management Inc. and TD Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated.

How do I buy Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock?

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

How much does a share of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock cost?

One share of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.76.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $38.00 (16.00% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/17/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$38.00N/AView Rating Details
9/4/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
3/8/2016Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/20/2016Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Earnings by Quarter for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.40$0.54$400.15 million$384.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.49$0.52$392.08 million$389.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.49$0.55$388.96 million$385.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.32$0.36$336.85 million$364.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.38$0.42$321.24 million$320.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q4$0.46$0.55$335.88 million$337.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.36$0.54$317.21 million$317.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.26$0.36$302.81 million$307.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q1 15$0.35$0.43$317.48 million$323.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2015Q414$0.52$0.55$348.63 million$349.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.36$0.45$330.60 million$332.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.26$0.27$323.06 million$320.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.33$0.30$323.11 million$324.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2014Q413$0.41$0.33$333.03 million$335.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.28$0.39$307.54 million$322.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.21$0.22$303.00 million$304.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.19$0.23$299.55 million$301.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.31$0.39$302.93 million$304.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.27$0.31$267.04 million$280.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.23$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$0.22$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.28$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.32$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.27$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.32$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.99
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.30
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q2 20173$0.32$0.39$0.35
Q3 20173$0.58$0.60$0.59
Q4 20173$0.65$0.66$0.65
Q1 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q3 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20181$0.69$0.69$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.06%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/22/2017James T HolderVPSell2,500$33.00$82,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017Paul L WhitingDirectorSell14,164$32.75$463,871.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2017James T HolderVPSell8,898$28.57$254,215.86View SEC Filing  
3/30/2017Lawrence ZingaleInsiderSell28,985$28.58$828,391.30View SEC Filing  
3/28/2017John ChapmanCFOSell6,200$28.52$176,824.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2017David PearsonInsiderSell6,000$28.83$172,980.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Charles E SykesCEOSell50,000$29.19$1,459,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Paul L WhitingDirectorSell13,700$29.61$405,657.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016James T HolderVPSell3,300$30.54$100,782.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016William J MeurerDirectorSell10,116$30.35$307,020.60View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016John ChapmanCFOSell1,300$29.60$38,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016James T HolderVPSell6,213$29.50$183,283.50View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016James T HolderVPSell1,787$29.50$52,716.50View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Lawrence ZingaleEVPSell36,000$29.00$1,044,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015James T HolderVPSell2,080$30.85$64,168.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Iain A MacdonaldDirectorSell17,000$30.09$511,530.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Jenna NelsonEVPSell18,660$30.12$562,039.20View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015David PearsonEVPSell5,000$25.28$126,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Lawrence ZingaleEVPSell15,350$24.27$372,544.50View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015James T HolderVPSell3,300$23.85$78,705.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015David PearsonEVPSell5,000$24.00$120,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Iain A MacdonaldDirectorSell3,000$24.20$72,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014James S MacleodDirectorSell14,000$23.92$334,880.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014James HolderVPSell1,600$19.98$31,968.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014W Michael KipphutCFOSell12,694$20.50$260,227.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014W Michael KipphutCFOSell17,691$20.00$353,820.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014W Michael KipphutCFOSell13,100$20.00$262,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013James MurrayDirectorSell10,000$21.47$214,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Iain MacdonaldDirectorSell5,000$21.80$109,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Lawrence ZingaleEVPSell1,738$20.69$35,959.22View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Paul WhitingDirectorSell14,000$20.62$288,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013James MurrayDirectorSell8,273$20.37$168,521.01View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013W Michael KipphutCFOSell50,000$20.00$1,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013James HolderVPSell3,300$19.94$65,802.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013H Parks HelmsDirectorSell1,675$17.75$29,731.25View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012James T HolderVPSell3,000$13.62$40,860.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Iain A MacdonaldDirectorBuy6,000$14.12$84,720.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Latest Headlines for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoJames T. Holder Sells 2,500 Shares of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarrington Research Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 7:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Director Sells $463,871.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 10:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Increased by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Comments on Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's Q2 2018 Earnings (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 7:14 AM
bizjournals.com logoSykes will lay off 71 in Amherst
www.bizjournals.com - May 13 at 1:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Set Expectations for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's Q3 2017 Earnings (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 11:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.32 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 1:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SYKE earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:29 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Sykes enterprises Q1 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.54
www.reuters.com - May 9 at 10:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.14 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 9:22 PM
rttnews.com logoSykes Enterprises Inc Announces 29% Increase In Q1 Bottom Line
www.rttnews.com - May 8 at 7:37 PM
globenewswire.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated Issues Notice of Release of First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results
globenewswire.com - May 8 at 7:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 6:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 6:04 PM
marketbeat.com logoSykes tops Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 8 at 5:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, (SYKE) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.69
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 2:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere are the 7 Tampa Bay companies that could benefit from one part of Trump’s tax proposal
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 8:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Affect Sykes Enterprises, (SYKE) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Sykes Enterprises, (SYKE) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 6:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes CEO pay squeezed in 2016
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Will Post Earnings of $0.40 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 3:41 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Webcast First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results
feeds.benzinga.com - April 20 at 1:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, (SYKE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYKE-US : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Insider Sells 28,985 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 1:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) VP James T. Holder Sells 8,898 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 12:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Research Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 12:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) CFO John Chapman Sells 6,200 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated Increased by Analyst (SYKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Grows By 42.9%
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 7:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Insider Sells 6,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSYKES ENTERPRISES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SYKE earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:40 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:30 pm Sykes Enterprises beats by $0.03, reports revs in-line; guides Q1 EPS below consensus, revs above consensus; guides FY17 EPS in-line, revs above consensus
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 7:42 PM
rttnews.com logoSykes Enterprises Inc Announces 5% Decline In Q4 Bottom Line
www.rttnews.com - February 28 at 11:40 AM
News IconBRIEF-Sykes Enterprises fourth quarter increased 15.4 pct
www.businessinsider.com - February 28 at 11:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSYKES Enterprises, Incorporated Issues Notice of Release of Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 4:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSYKES ENTERPRISES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 4:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Sykes Enterprises Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:00 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SYKES ENTERPRISES INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: Evans Carlos E
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 8:22 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SYKES ENTERPRISES INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: MEURER WILLIAM J
www.streetinsider.com - February 21 at 4:49 PM
forbes.com logoSocial Media: Harnessing The Power Of Global Conversation
www.forbes.com - January 30 at 11:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Sykes Enterprises by Sidoti
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 10:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Webcast Fourth-Quarter 2016 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 10:53 PM
bizjournals.com logoChuck Sykes’ 3 takeaways from the College Football Playoff National Championship
www.bizjournals.com - January 13 at 4:41 AM

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