NASDAQ:SYKE - Sykes Enterprises Stock Price, News & Analysis

$29.01
+0.47 (+1.65 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 04:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
$28.73
Now: $29.01
$29.35
50-Day Range
$26.67
MA: $27.95
$29.32
52-Week Range
$22.67
Now: $29.01
$31.47
Volume156,100 shs
Average Volume154,201 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio14.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.84
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer integrated systems design
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SYKE
CUSIP87123710
Phone813-274-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.63 billion
Cash Flow$3.8221 per share
Book Value$20.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$48.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees51,600
Market Cap$1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 30th. The information technology services provider reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $0.11. The information technology services provider had revenue of $389 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $395.88 million. Sykes Enterprises had a net margin of 3.35% and a return on equity of 10.36%. Sykes Enterprises's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.42 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, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sykes Enterprises.

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

Sykes Enterprises issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.07-2.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.15. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.624-1.634 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.66 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SYKE?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Sykes Enterprises' stock. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate Sykes Enterprises' stock price to reach $33.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sykes Enterprises.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sykes Enterprises?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sykes Enterprises in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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). " (3/1/2019)
  • 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?

Press coverage about SYKE stock has trended negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sykes Enterprises earned a news impact score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the information technology services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Sykes Enterprises.

Are investors shorting Sykes Enterprises?

Sykes Enterprises saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,631,300 shares, an increase of 8.2% from the June 30th total of 1,507,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 163,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.0 days. Approximately 4.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View Sykes Enterprises' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Sykes Enterprises' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sykes Enterprises own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sykes Enterprises investors own include First Solar (FSLR), Illumina (ILMN), salesforce.com (CRM), WEC Energy Group (WEC), zooplus (ZO1), CDK Global (CDK), Celgene (CELG), Costco Wholesale (COST), Dunkin Brands Group (DNKN) and ON Semiconductor (ON).

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, Chief Fin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. David L. Pearson, Chief Information Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. James T. Holder CPA, J.D., CPA, Chief Legal Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Lawrence R. Zingale, Chief Customer Officer & GM of EMEA (Age 63)

Who are Sykes Enterprises' major shareholders?

Sykes Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.53%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (5.32%), LSV Asset Management (3.52%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.79%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.06%). Company insiders that own Sykes Enterprises stock include Charles E Sykes, David Pearson, James T Holder, Jenna Nelson, John Chapman and Lawrence Zingale. 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 Vanguard Group Inc., Comerica Bank, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, LSV Asset Management and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Sykes Enterprises company stock in the last year include James T Holder and Jenna Nelson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sykes Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are buying Sykes Enterprises stock?

SYKE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Morgan Stanley, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. 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 $29.01.

How big of a company is Sykes Enterprises?

Sykes Enterprises has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and generates $1.63 billion in revenue each year. The information technology services provider earns $48.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.02 on an earnings per share basis. Sykes Enterprises employs 51,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Sykes Enterprises.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ SYKE)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  156 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  408
MarketBeat'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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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