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NYSE:SCI - Service Co. International Stock Price, Forecast & News

$47.79
-0.80 (-1.65 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$46.52
Now: $47.79
$48.16
50-Day Range
$46.70
MA: $48.77
$53.03
52-Week Range
$38.92
Now: $47.79
$52.74
Volume2.08 million shs
Average Volume913,089 shs
Market Capitalization$8.64 billion
P/E Ratio24.02
Dividend Yield1.48%
Beta0.87
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 relating 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIPN/A
Phone713-522-5141

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.23 billion
Cash Flow$3.26 per share
Book Value$10.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$369.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees24,594
Market Cap$8.64 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Service Co. International's stock symbol?

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

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 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 12th. This is an increase from Service Co. International's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18. View Service Co. International's Dividend History.

How will Service Co. International's stock buyback program work?

Service Co. International declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, August 14th 2019, which allows the company to repurchase $246,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Service Co. International's earnings last quarter?

Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 17th. The company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.06. The business earned $850.76 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $844.30 million. Service Co. International had a net margin of 11.44% and a return on equity of 20.05%. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.54 earnings per share. View Service Co. International's Earnings History.

When is Service Co. International's next earnings date?

Service Co. International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 22nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Service Co. International.

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

Service Co. International updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.96-2.16 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.11.

What price target have analysts set for SCI?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Service Co. International's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Service Co. International's stock price to reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Service Co. International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Service Co. International?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Service Co. International in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Service Co. International.

Has Service Co. International been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SCI stock have trended very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Service Co. International earned a media sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Service Co. International.

Are investors shorting Service Co. International?

Service Co. International saw a drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 5,610,000 shares, a drop of 8.2% from the January 30th total of 6,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 732,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.7 days. Approximately 3.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Service Co. International's Current Options Chain.

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 Carriage Services (CSV), salesforce.com (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), IBM (IBM), StoneMor Partners (STON), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Whirlpool (WHR), Adobe (ADBE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Service Co. International's key executives?

Service Co. International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas Luke Ryan, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Eric D. Tanzberger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Sumner J. Waring III, Sr. VP of Operations & Chief Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Gregory T. Sangalis, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)
  • Ms. Debbie Young, Director of Investor Relations

Who are Service Co. International's major shareholders?

Service Co. International's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.13%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.20%), State Street Corp (2.41%), FIL Ltd (2.16%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (1.72%) and FMR LLC (1.61%). Company insiders that own Service Co. International stock include Edward E Williams, Elisabeth G Nash, Eric D Tanzberger, Gregory T Sangalis, John H Faulk, John W Mecom Jr, Marcus A Watts, Michael R Webb, Steven A Tidwell, Sumner J Waring III, Tammy R Moore, Thomas L Ryan, Tony Coelho and W Blair Waltrip. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Service Co. International.

Which major investors are selling Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Bank of America Corp DE, Baillie Gifford & Co., Acadian Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Service Co. International company stock in the last year include Elisabeth G Nash, Eric D Tanzberger, Gregory T Sangalis, John H Faulk, Marcus A Watts, Michael R Webb, Steven A Tidwell, Sumner J Waring III, Tammy R Moore, Thomas L Ryan, Tony Coelho and W Blair Waltrip. View Insider Buying and Selling for Service Co. International.

Which major investors are buying Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sarasin & Partners LLP, FIL Ltd, Alliancebernstein L.P., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., Marshall Wace LLP and Man Group plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Service Co. International.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Service Co. International's stock price today?

One share of SCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.79.

How big of a company is Service Co. International?

Service Co. International has a market capitalization of $8.64 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. Service Co. International employs 24,594 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Service Co. International.

What is Service Co. International's official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Service Co. International (NYSE SCI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  280 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  568
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Service Co. International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SCI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SCI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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