Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated Company Profile (NASDAQ:SYKE)

About Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated is engaged in providing outsourced customer contact management solutions and services in the business process outsourcing arena. The Company provides an array of customer contact management solutions to a range of clients in communications, financial services, technology or consumer, transportation and leisure, healthcare and other industry verticals. It 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. Its Americas and EMEA regions provide customer contact management services (with an emphasis on inbound technical support and customer service), which include customer assistance, healthcare and roadside assistance, technical support and product sales to its clients customers. It delivers its services through multiple communication channels, including phone, e-mail, social media, text messaging and chat.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: Data Processing & Outsourced Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SYKE
  • CUSIP: 87123710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.48
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.42
  • 52-Week Range: $25.77 - $31.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.72
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.15
  • P/E Growth: 1.58
  • Market Cap: $1.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,937,000
  • Beta: 0.71
Profitability:
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $38.00 (33.57% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/17/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$38.00View Rating Details
9/4/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/8/2016Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/20/2016Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
3/26/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$29.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017Q416$0.49$392.08 millionN/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$348.52 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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.81 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.01 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.37$0.46$0.40
Q2 20163$0.30$0.32$0.31
Q3 20163$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20163$0.48$0.50$0.49
Q1 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q2 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
(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 History for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.06%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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www.live-pr.com - February 24 at 12:34 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SYKES ENTERPRISES INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: Evans Carlos E (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 8:22 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SYKES ENTERPRISES INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: MEURER WILLIAM J (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.streetinsider.com - February 21 at 4:49 PM
forbes.com logoSocial Media: Harnessing The Power Of Global Conversation (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.forbes.com - January 30 at 11:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SYKE) : January 25, 2017 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - January 26 at 6:10 AM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYKE-US : January 24, 2017 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 6:22 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Sykes Enterprises, Inc. : January 17, 2017 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 10:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Sykes Enterprises by Sidoti (NASDAQ:SYKE)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 10:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Webcast Fourth-Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:SYKE)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 10:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYKE-US : January 13, 2017 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - January 14 at 6:29 AM
bizjournals.com logoChuck Sykes’ 3 takeaways from the College Football Playoff National Championship (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.bizjournals.com - January 13 at 4:41 AM
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www.boothbayregister.com - December 26 at 8:51 AM
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www.prlog.org - December 23 at 8:13 PM
News IconOutsourced Customer Care Services Market to Gain From Enhanced Demand In Various Developing Countries Till 2020 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.abnewswire.com - December 16 at 5:17 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SYKES ENTERPRISES INC For: Dec 15 Filed by: CHANG VANESSA C L (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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www.insidermonkey.com - December 8 at 10:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Sykes Enterprises, Inc. : November 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - November 21 at 8:14 PM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SYKE-US : November 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - November 18 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSYKES ENTERPRISES INC Financials (NASDAQ:SYKE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:41 PM
marketwired.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated Issues Notice of Release of Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.marketwired.com - November 2 at 8:08 PM
4-traders.com logoSykes Enterprises Incorporated : tops 3Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.4-traders.com - November 2 at 11:25 AM
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www.bizjournals.com - November 2 at 11:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSYKES ENTERPRISES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:SYKE)
biz.yahoo.com - November 1 at 7:57 PM
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www.finanznachrichten.de - November 1 at 12:18 PM
rttnews.com logoSykes Enterprises Inc Q3 Income Advances 3% (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.rttnews.com - November 1 at 12:18 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSykes tops 3Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:SYKE)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 7:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Sykes Enterprises Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:SYKE)
biz.yahoo.com - October 31 at 8:10 AM
publicnow.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Webcast Third-Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.publicnow.com - October 19 at 7:11 PM
nasdaq.com logoSykes Enterprises Becomes Oversold (SYKE) (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.nasdaq.com - October 11 at 4:07 PM
News IconCharles Sykes Leverages LatAm Benefits to Push Innovation in Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.nearshoreamericas.com - September 21 at 7:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SYKE) : September 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 8 at 11:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Participate in Barrington Research's 9th Annual Fall Investment Conference (NASDAQ:SYKE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 7:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SYKE-US : September 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 7 at 11:21 AM
bizjournals.com logoSykes Enterprises Inc. steps into the digital arena (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.bizjournals.com - September 2 at 7:28 PM
nasdaq.com logoSykes Enterprises Enters Oversold Territory (SYKE) (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 30 at 7:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Sykes Enterprises, Inc. : August 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 18 at 7:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoSykes Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYKE-US : August 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:SYKE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 17 at 10:38 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 8:12 PM
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einnews.com logoSykes Enterprises, Incorporated Issues Notice of Release of Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:SYKE)
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www.publicnow.com - July 12 at 12:23 PM
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What is Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock symbol?

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

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

4 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated announce their earnings?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock?

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.15%), State Street Corp (2.29%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.76%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.35%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.18%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (0.82%). 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.

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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky and Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated stock in the last year include Charles E Sykes, James T Holder, John Chapman, Lawrence Zingale, Paul L Whiting and William J Meurer.

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

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, Comerica Bank, Two Sigma Investments LP and Federated Investors Inc. PA.

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 $28.45.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff