Service Co. International Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.36 (+0.70 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $51.72
50-Day Range
MA: $50.10
52-Week Range
Now: $51.72
Volume945,909 shs
Average Volume940,302 shs
Market Capitalization$8.76 billion
P/E Ratio20.28
Dividend Yield1.64%
Service Corporation International provides deathcare products and services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through Funeral and Cemetery segments. Its funeral service and cemetery operations comprise funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria, and other businesses. The company also provides professional services related to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles; arranging and directing services; and removal, preparation, embalming, cremation, memorialization, and travel protection, as well as catering services. In addition, it offers funeral merchandise, including burial caskets and related accessories, urns and other cremation receptacles, outer burial containers, flowers, online and video tributes, stationery products, casket and cremation memorialization products, and other ancillary merchandise. Further, the company's cemeteries provide cemetery property interment rights, such as developed lots, lawn crypts, mausoleum spaces, niches, and other cremation memorialization and interment options; and sells cemetery merchandise and services, including memorial markers and bases, outer burial containers, flowers and floral placements, graveside services, merchandise installations, and interments, as well as offers preneed cemetery merchandise and services. Service Corporation International offers its products and services under the Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services, Funeraria del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories, Neptune Society, and Trident Society brands. As of December 31, 2020, it owned and operated 1,470 funeral service locations; and 483 cemeteries, including 297 funeral service/cemetery combination locations covering 44 states, eight Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The company was incorporated in 1962 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal Services
Phone(713) 522-5141
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.23 billion
Cash Flow$3.45 per share
Book Value$9.98 per share


Net Income$369.60 million


Market Cap$8.76 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

35th out of 301 stocks

Personal Services Industry

3rd out of 33 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Service Co. International a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Service Co. International in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Service Co. International stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Service Co. International?

Wall Street analysts have given Service Co. International a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Service Co. International wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Service Co. International?

Service Co. International saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,590,000 shares, an increase of 39.7% from the February 28th total of 2,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 927,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.9 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Service Co. International's next earnings date?

Service Co. International is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Service Co. International's earnings last quarter?

Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, February, 14th. The company reported $1.13 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.91 by $0.22. The firm had revenue of $970.27 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $974.40 million. Service Co. International had a net margin of 13.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.63%.
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How has Service Co. International's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Service Co. International's stock was trading at $47.08 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SCI stock has increased by 9.9% and is now trading at $51.72.
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How often does Service Co. International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Service Co. International?

Service Co. International announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 18th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, March 31st. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 12th.
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Is Service Co. International a good dividend stock?

Service Co. International pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.64%. Service Co. International does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Service Co. International is 44.21%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Service Co. International will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.43% next year. This indicates that Service Co. International will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Service Co. International's stock buyback program work?

Service Co. International declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, August 12th 2020, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 6.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Service Co. International issued on next quarter's earnings?

Service Co. International updated its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, February, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 2.50-2.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.69.

What price target have analysts set for SCI?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Service Co. International's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Service Co. International's stock price to reach $49.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.8%.
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Who are Service Co. International's key executives?

Service Co. International's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas Luke Ryan, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56, Pay $6.56M)
  • Mr. Eric D. Tanzberger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $2.12M)
  • Mr. Sumner J. Waring III, Sr. VP & COO (Age 52, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Gregory T. Sangalis, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 65, Pay $1.65M)
  • Mr. Steven A. Tidwell, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 59, Pay $1.51M)
  • Mr. Robert L. Waltrip, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 90)
  • Ms. Debbie Young, Director of Investor Relations
  • Jay Andrew, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Jamie L. Pierce, VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 36)
  • Mr. Philip G. Sprick, VP of HR (Age 65)

What is Thomas L. Ryan's approval rating as Service Co. International's CEO?

550 employees have rated Service Co. International CEO Thomas L. Ryan on Glassdoor.com. Thomas L. Ryan has an approval rating of 90% among Service Co. International's employees.

Who are some of Service Co. International's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Service Co. International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Service Co. International investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), Pfizer (PFE), Carriage Services (CSV), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is Service Co. International's stock symbol?

Service Co. International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCI."

Who are Service Co. International's major shareholders?

Service Co. International's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.28%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), RFG Advisory LLC (0.09%), Monument Capital Management (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Service Co. International stock include Alan R Buckwalter III, Elisabeth G Nash, Eric D Tanzberger, Gregory T Sangalis, John H Faulk, Marcus A Watts, Steven A Tidwell, Sumner J Waring III, Tammy R Moore, Thomas L Ryan, Tony Coelho and W Blair Waltrip.
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Which major investors are selling Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Monument Capital Management, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Coastal Investment Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Service Co. International company stock in the last year include Alan R Buckwalter III, Elisabeth G Nash, Steven A Tidwell, and Thomas L Ryan.
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Which major investors are buying Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, RFG Advisory LLC, Autus Asset Management LLC, GPS Wealth Strategies Group LLC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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How do I buy shares of Service Co. International?

Shares of SCI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Service Co. International's stock price today?

One share of SCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.72.

How much money does Service Co. International make?

Service Co. International has a market capitalization of $8.76 billion and generates $3.23 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $369.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.90 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Service Co. International have?

Service Co. International employs 16,503 workers across the globe.

What is Service Co. International's official website?

The official website for Service Co. International is www.sci-corp.com.

Where are Service Co. International's headquarters?

Service Co. International is headquartered at 1929 ALLEN PARKWAY, HOUSTON TX, 77019.

How can I contact Service Co. International?

Service Co. International's mailing address is 1929 ALLEN PARKWAY, HOUSTON TX, 77019. The company can be reached via phone at (713) 522-5141 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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