NASDAQ:SYKE - Sykes Enterprises Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $27.12 -0.14 (-0.51 %) (As of 01/18/2019 08:15 AM ET)Previous Close$27.26Today's Range$26.97 - $27.4252-Week Range$22.67 - $31.82Volume263,428 shsAverage Volume148,370 shsMarket Capitalization$1.17 billionP/E Ratio13.56Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.65 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, provides multichannel demand generation and global customer engagement services. Its customer care services include handling billing inquiries and claims, activating customer accounts, resolving complaints, cross-selling/up-selling, and prequalifying and warranty management, as well as providing health information and dispatching roadside assistance. The company's technical support services comprise support around complex networks, hardware and software, communications equipment, Internet access technology, and Internet portal usage. It also provides customer acquisition services, which focuses around digital marketing, demand generation, and in-bound sales conversion, as well as inbound and outbound up-selling its clients' products and services. It also provides technical staffing services to outsourced corporate help desk services; and fulfillment services, such as order and payment processing, inventory control, product delivery, and product returns handling. The company offers its services through phone, e-mail, social media, text messaging, chat, and digital self-service support. Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated provides its services to corporations, medium-sized businesses, and public institutions in the communications, financial services, technology, transportation and leisure, healthcare, retail, and other industries. It operates in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia, the Asia Pacific Rim, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida. Receive SYKE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SYKE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computer integrated systems design Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNASDAQ:SYKE Previous Symbol CUSIP87123710 Webwww.sykes.com Phone813-274-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.10 Current Ratio2.74 Quick Ratio2.74Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.56 Forward P/E Ratio12.85 P/E Growth1.21 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.59 billion Price / Sales0.73 Cash Flow$3.7407 per share Price / Cash Flow7.25 Book Value$18.57 per share Price / Book1.46Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.00 Net Income$32.21 million Net Margins0.91% Return on Equity10.08% Return on Assets6.80%Miscellaneous Employees55,000 Outstanding Shares42,780,000Market Cap$1.17 billion OptionableOptionable Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ:SYKE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Sykes Enterprises' stock symbol? Sykes Enterprises trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SYKE." How were Sykes Enterprises' earnings last quarter? Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The information technology services provider reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.03. The information technology services provider had revenue of $399.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $404.79 million. Sykes Enterprises had a return on equity of 10.08% and a net margin of 0.91%. Sykes Enterprises's revenue was down 2.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.62 earnings per share. View Sykes Enterprises' Earnings History. When is Sykes Enterprises' next earnings date? Sykes Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises. How can I listen to Sykes Enterprises' earnings call? Sykes Enterprises will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 26th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has Sykes Enterprises issued on next quarter's earnings? Sykes Enterprises issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.65-0.69 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.65. The company issued revenue guidance of $415-420 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $419.77 million.Sykes Enterprises also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.09-2.13 EPS. What price target have analysts set for SYKE? 2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sykes Enterprises' stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate Sykes Enterprises' stock price to reach $36.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sykes Enterprises. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sykes Enterprises? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sykes Enterprises in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sykes Enterprises. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Sykes Enterprises stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Sykes Enterprises stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated is a global business process outsourcing (BPO) leader in providing comprehensive inbound customer engagement services to Global 2000 companies, primarily in the communications, financial services, healthcare, technology, transportation and retail industries. SYKES' differentiated end-to-end service platform effectively engages consumers at every touch point in their customer lifecycle, starting from digital marketing and acquisition to customer support, technical support, up-sell/cross-sell and retention. SYKES provides its services through multiple communication channels encompassing phone, e-mail, web, chat, social media and digital self-service. Utilizing its integrated onshore/offshore and virtual at-home agent delivery models, SYKES serves its clients through two geographic operating segments: the Americas (United States, Canada, Latin America, India and the Asia Pacific region) and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). " (1/5/2019) 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "Weakness in communications vertical revenue, down 20% YOY, and ongoing labor market challenges continue to negatively impact efficiency. These two factors contributed to a continued decline in capacity utilization rates, which declined YOY from 71% to 70% in Q3/18." (11/12/2018) Has Sykes Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about SYKE stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sykes Enterprises earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the information technology services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Sykes Enterprises' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Sykes Enterprises include Caci International (CACI), Verint Systems (VRNT), Science Applications International (SAIC), Scientific Games (SGMS), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (MDRX), NetScout Systems (NTCT), Ebix (EBIX), Nextgen Healthcare (NXGN), Unisys (UIS), Ribbon Communications (RBBN), Onespan (OSPN), Simulations Plus (SLP), Agilysys (AGYS), KEYW (KEYW) and Digimarc (DMRC). Who are Sykes Enterprises' key executives? Sykes Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Charles E. Sykes, Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)Mr. John Chapman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)Mr. David L. Pearson, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 60)Mr. James T. Holder CPA, J.D., CPA, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)Mr. Lawrence R. Zingale, Exec. VP and GM of North America & EMEA (Age 63) Who are Sykes Enterprises' major shareholders? Sykes Enterprises' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%). Company insiders that own Sykes Enterprises stock include Charles E Sykes, David Pearson, James T Holder, Jenna Nelson, John Chapman, Lawrence Zingale and Paul L Whiting. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sykes Enterprises. Which institutional investors are selling Sykes Enterprises stock? SYKE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Sykes Enterprises company stock in the last year include David Pearson, James T Holder, John Chapman and Lawrence Zingale. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sykes Enterprises. How do I buy shares of Sykes Enterprises? Shares of SYKE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Sykes Enterprises' stock price today? One share of SYKE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.12. How big of a company is Sykes Enterprises? Sykes Enterprises has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The information technology services provider earns $32.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis. Sykes Enterprises employs 55,000 workers across the globe. What is Sykes Enterprises' official website? The official website for Sykes Enterprises is http://www.sykes.com. How can I contact Sykes Enterprises? Sykes Enterprises' mailing address is 400 NORTH ASHLEY DRIVE SUITE 2800, TAMPA FL, 33602. The information technology services provider can be reached via phone at 813-274-1000 or via email at [email protected]m. MarketBeat Community Rating for Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ SYKE)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 143 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 234 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 377MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sykes Enterprises and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SYKE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SYKE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Hedge Funds - Risk or Reward?