NYSE:STE - Steris Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $112.80 +0.15 (+0.13 %) (As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$112.65Today's Range$112.28 - $114.1152-Week Range$82.88 - $121.67Volume477,061 shsAverage Volume356,681 shsMarket Capitalization$9.53 billionP/E Ratio27.18Dividend Yield1.21%Beta1.08 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email STERIS plc provides infection prevention and other procedural products and services worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Healthcare Products, Healthcare Specialty Services, Life Sciences, and Applied Sterilization Technologies. The Healthcare Products segment offers cleaning chemistries and sterility assurance products; accessories for gastrointestinal (GI) procedures, washers, sterilizers, and other pieces of capital equipment for the operations of a sterile processing department; and equipment used in the operating room, including surgical tables, lights, equipment management services, and connectivity solutions. It also provides capital equipment install, maintain, upgrade, repair, and troubleshoot services. This segment provides its products and services to acute care hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and GI clinics. The Healthcare Specialty Services segment provides solutions and managed services, including instrument and endoscope repair and maintenance solutions; and custom process improvement consulting and outsourced sterile processing services to acute care hospitals and other healthcare settings. The Life Sciences segment offers formulated cleaning chemistries, barrier products, sterility assurance products, steam and vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilizers, and washer disinfectors. The Applied Sterilization Technologies segment provides contract sterilization services using gamma, electron beam, and X-ray technologies, as well as ethylene oxide and hydrogen peroxide; and laboratory testing services. It operates a network of approximately 50 facilities. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Derby, the United Kingdom. Receive STE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for STE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Surgical appliances & supplies Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment SectorMedical Current SymbolNYSE:STE Previous Symbol CUSIP85915210 Webwww.steris.com Phone44-13-3238-7100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41 Current Ratio2.63 Quick Ratio2.01Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio27.18 Forward P/E Ratio23.60 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.62 billion Price / Sales3.64 Cash Flow$6.2946 per share Price / Cash Flow17.92 Book Value$37.92 per share Price / Book2.97Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.15 Net Income$290.91 million Net Margins11.72% Return on Equity12.15% Return on Assets7.47%Miscellaneous Employees12,000 Outstanding Shares84,500,000Market Cap$9.53 billion OptionableOptionable Steris (NYSE:STE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Steris' stock symbol? Steris trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STE." How often does Steris pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Steris? Steris declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 27th. View Steris' Dividend History. How were Steris' earnings last quarter? Steris PLC (NYSE:STE) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The medical equipment provider reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.02. The medical equipment provider had revenue of $679 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $659.14 million. Steris had a return on equity of 12.15% and a net margin of 11.72%. Steris's revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.94 EPS. View Steris' Earnings History. When is Steris' next earnings date? Steris is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Steris. What guidance has Steris issued on next quarter's earnings? Steris updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.74-4.84 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.70. Steris also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.74-4.84 EPS. What price target have analysts set for STE? 5 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Steris' stock. Their predictions range from $102.00 to $157.00. On average, they anticipate Steris' stock price to reach $128.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Steris. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Steris? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Steris in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Steris. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Steris stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Steris stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "STERIS exited second-quarter fiscal 2019 on a promising note with earnings and revenues both exceeding the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate. We are impressed with the company’s persistently strong organic growth performance across major segments. The company is currently demonstrating strong top line growth on favorable underlying market trends along with new product and service offerings. Further, growth in free cash flow reserve is indicative of the company’s strong cash balance. The company raising its overall guidance for fiscal 2019 is also indicative of brighter prospects. STERIS has also made certain acquisitions, divestments and organizational changes, which are expected to better align with its operations. Over the past three months, STERIS has been outperforming its industry." (11/16/2018) 2. KeyCorp analysts commented, "Our price target of $20/share is based on an equally-weighted composite of: (a) $21.3/share, as a 25x multiple of taxed and diluted $11.7 discounted back to FY18 at 30% (in line with the expected PE multiple and discount rate of an early development-stage biotechnology company); and (b) an NPV of $21.3/ share (discounted cash flow analysis using a 20% discount rate and 2.0% growth rate, in line with the expected discount and growth parameters of an early development-stage biotechnology company)." (8/9/2018) Has Steris been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about STE stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Steris earned a coverage optimism score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the medical equipment provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Steris' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Steris include Edwards Lifesciences (EW), Zimmer Biomet (ZBH), COLOPLAST A/S/ADR (CLPBY), Align Technology (ALGN), Smith & Nephew (SNN), WILLIAM DEMANT/ADR (WILYY), MSA Safety (MSA), Wright Medical Group (WMGI), Inogen (INGN), Avanos Medical (AVNS), Establishment Labs (ESTA), Sientra (SIEN), RTI Surgical (RTIX), Invacare (IVC) and Lakeland Industries (LAKE). Who are Steris' key executives? Steris' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Walter M. Rosebrough Jr., CEO, Pres & Director (Age 64)Mr. Michael J. Tokich, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)Mr. Daniel A. Carestio, Chief Operating Officer (Age 45)Mr. John Adam Zangerle, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)Dr. Adrian Vincent Coward, Sr. VP of Healthcare Specialty Services (Age 48) Who are Steris' major shareholders? Steris' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BTIM Corp. (0.15%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Kavar Capital Partners LLC (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.02%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Steris stock include Cynthia L Feldmann, Daniel A Carestio, Jacqueline B Kosecoff, John Adam Zangerle, Karen L Burton, Kathleen Bardwell, Loyal W Wilson, Michael B Wood, Michael J Tokich, Mohsen Sohi, Richard Martin Steeves, Sudhir K Pahwa, Walter M Rosebrough Jr and Walter M Rosebrough, Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Steris. Which major investors are selling Steris stock? STE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Oakbrook Investments LLC, Kavar Capital Partners LLC and Sit Investment Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Steris company stock in the last year include Cynthia L Feldmann, Daniel A Carestio, Jacqueline B Kosecoff, John Adam Zangerle, Karen L Burton, Loyal W Wilson, Michael B Wood, Michael J Tokich, Mohsen Sohi, Richard Martin Steeves, Sudhir K Pahwa, Walter M Rosebrough Jr and Walter M Rosebrough, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Steris. Which major investors are buying Steris stock? STE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Fulton Bank N.A., Cerebellum GP LLC, Virtu Financial LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Steris. How do I buy shares of Steris? Shares of STE 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 Steris' stock price today? One share of STE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $112.80. How big of a company is Steris? Steris has a market capitalization of $9.53 billion and generates $2.62 billion in revenue each year. The medical equipment provider earns $290.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.15 on an earnings per share basis. Steris employs 12,000 workers across the globe. What is Steris' official website? The official website for Steris is http://www.steris.com. How can I contact Steris? Steris' mailing address is Rutherford House Stephensons Way Chaddesden, Derby X0, DE21 6LY. The medical equipment provider can be reached via phone at 44-13-3238-7100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Steris (NYSE STE)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 189 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 290 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 479MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Steris and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are Bollinger Bands?