STERIS PLC Company Profile (NYSE:STE)


STERIS PLC logoSTERIS plc provides infection prevention and other procedural products and services. The Company operates through four segments: Healthcare Products, which offers infection prevention and procedural solutions for healthcare providers, including capital equipment and related maintenance, and installation services, as well as consumables; Healthcare Specialty Services, which provides a range of specialty services for healthcare providers, including hospital sterilization services, instrument and scope repairs, and linen management; Life Sciences, which offers capital equipment and consumable products, and equipment maintenance and specialty services for pharmaceutical manufacturers and research facilities, and Applied Sterilization Technologies, which offers contract sterilization and laboratory services for medical device and pharmaceutical customers and others. Its Corporate and other segment includes the Defense and Industrial business unit.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Equipment
  • Symbol: NYSE:STE
  • CUSIP: 85915210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $7.71926 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 85,230,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $87.82
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $80.92
  • 52 Week Range: $63.80 - $91.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 64.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.93
  • P/E Growth: 2.23
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.58 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.99
  • Book Value: $34.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.63
  • Annual Dividend: $1.24
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBITDA: $521.33 million
  • Net Margins: 4.63%
  • Return on Equity: 11.39%
  • Return on Assets: 6.54%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.51%
  • Current Ratio: 2.91%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.30%
  • Average Volume: 399,652 shs.
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Short Ratio: 6.71

Frequently Asked Questions for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)

What is STERIS PLC's stock symbol?

STERIS PLC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STE."

How often does STERIS PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for STERIS PLC?

STERIS PLC declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 8th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 25th. This is a boost from STERIS PLC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. View STERIS PLC's Dividend History.

How were STERIS PLC's earnings last quarter?

STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $608 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $597.66 million. STERIS PLC had a net margin of 4.63% and a return on equity of 11.39%. STERIS PLC's revenue was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.79 EPS. View STERIS PLC's Earnings History.

When will STERIS PLC make its next earnings announcement?

STERIS PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for STERIS PLC.

What guidance has STERIS PLC issued on next quarter's earnings?

STERIS PLC issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.96-4.09 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.04.

Where is STERIS PLC's stock going? Where will STERIS PLC's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for STERIS PLC's shares. Their predictions range from $71.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect STERIS PLC's stock price to reach $87.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for STERIS PLC.

Who are some of STERIS PLC's key competitors?

Who are STERIS PLC's key executives?

STERIS PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael J. Tokich, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
  • Karen Burton, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • J. Adam Zangerle, Company Secretary
  • Richard C. Breeden, Director
  • Bruce A. Edwards, Director
  • Cynthia L. Feldmann CPA, Director
  • Jacqueline B. Kosecoff Ph.D., Director
  • David Baker Lewis, Director

How do I buy STERIS PLC stock?

Shares of STERIS PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is STERIS PLC's stock price today?

One share of STERIS PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for STERIS PLC (NYSE STE)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  192 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  295
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about STERIS PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $87.33 (3.50% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Price Target History for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Analysts' Ratings History for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/17/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$91.00N/AView Rating Details
10/16/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$95.00 -> $100.00N/AView Rating Details
6/5/2017Wellington ShieldsDowngradeGradually Accumulate -> HoldLowView Rating Details
11/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$71.00N/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/3/2016Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Earnings by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Earnings History by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE STE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017$0.95N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q1 2018$0.80$0.85$597.66 million$608.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q4$1.07$1.11$673.47 million$681.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q317$1.04$0.98$680.13 million$646.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q217$0.90$0.89$670.24 million$646.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q117$0.77$0.79$639.04 million$638.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q416$1.04$0.90$701.92 million$690.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q316$0.94$0.98$617.35 million$618.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q216$0.76$0.83$488.66 million$489.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q415$0.61$0.62$439.23 million$439.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q4$0.89$0.98$520.07 million$501.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q315$0.73$0.79$475.22 million$473.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q215$0.62$0.68$452.50 million$462.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q115$0.54$0.54$418.26 million$412.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q4$0.86$0.91$455.92 million$465.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q314$0.69$0.59$406.40 million$405.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q214$0.54$0.55$376.82 million$383.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q1 2014$0.56$0.44$372.69 million$367.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q4 2013$0.65$0.70$405.79 million$426.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q3 2013$0.56$0.58$368.84 million$380.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q213$0.52$0.53$350.23 million$356.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.44$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.60$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.60$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.57$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.50$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.62$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.58$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.78
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.02
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.51
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.75$0.80$0.78
Q2 20172$0.88$0.93$0.91
Q3 20172$1.02$1.04$1.03
Q4 20172$1.06$1.08$1.07
Q1 20182$0.80$0.82$0.81
Q2 20182$0.92$0.94$0.93
Q3 20182$1.08$1.10$1.09
Q4 20182$1.18$1.20$1.19
Q1 20191$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q2 20191$1.06$1.06$1.06
Q3 20191$1.21$1.21$1.21
Q4 20191$1.29$1.29$1.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Most Recent Dividend:9/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:1.37%
Dividend Growth:9.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:88.57% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
30.54% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
27.31% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)

Dividend History by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE STE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.55%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.33%
Insider Trades by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/4/2017Michael J TokichInsiderSell12,000$89.75$1,077,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2017Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell10,000$90.50$905,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2017Richard Martin SteevesDirectorSell156,072$87.13$13,598,553.36View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell10,000$85.69$856,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017Karen L BurtonVPSell3,270$85.70$280,239.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2017Mohsen SohiDirectorSell2,744$85.98$235,929.12View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Michael B WoodDirectorSell4,000$81.50$326,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2017Kathleen BardwellInsiderSell3,795$82.00$311,190.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2017Daniel A. CarestioInsiderSell4,745$80.08$379,979.60View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Walter M. Rosebrough, Jr.CEOSell10,000$80.05$800,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Kathleen BardwellInsiderSell4,000$79.00$316,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Sudhir K PahwaVPSell3,000$79.07$237,210.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Sudhir K. PahwaVPSell800$77.28$61,824.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Michael J TokichCFOSell13,600$76.00$1,033,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Sudhir K. PahwaVPSell200$77.00$15,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Daniel A CarestioInsiderSell7,590$75.17$570,540.30View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017John Adam ZangerleVPSell3,150$75.00$236,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Michael B WoodDirectorSell4,000$75.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Michael J TokichCFOSell2,000$75.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Mohsen SohiDirectorSell3,387$67.66$229,164.42View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Kathleen BardwellInsiderSell1,962$68.78$134,946.36View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016John Adam ZangerleVPSell3,100$69.00$213,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Daniel A CarestioInsiderSell2,225$67.54$150,276.50View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016John Adam ZangerleVPSell2,200$67.00$147,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Cynthia L FeldmannDirectorSell4,744$64.98$308,265.12View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Richard Martin SteevesDirectorSell204,778$71.19$14,578,145.82View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Adrian Vincent CowardInsiderSell15,000$69.00$1,035,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Sudhir K. PahwaVPSell1,028$70.13$72,093.64View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Walter M. Rosebrough, Jr.CEOSell15,000$71.08$1,066,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Daniel A. CarestioInsiderSell2,681$71.04$190,458.24View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Walter M. Rosebrough, Jr.CEOSell10,000$64.27$642,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell11,960$75.58$903,936.80View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Kathleen BardwellinsiderSell2,496$73.85$184,329.60View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Kevin M. McmullenDirectorSell8,000$73.73$589,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Mohsen SohiDirectorSell3,000$76.36$229,080.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Daniel A. CarestioinsiderSell6,270$74.00$463,980.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Sudhir K PahwaVPSell1,000$70.09$70,090.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell5,000$64.92$324,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell10,000$64.43$644,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015David Allen JohnsonVPSell1,826$63.08$115,184.08View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell20,000$63.80$1,276,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell5,000$63.56$317,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Michael B WoodDirectorSell5,300$51.79$274,487.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014John Adam ZangerleVPSell2,000$53.45$106,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014John WarehamDirectorSell15,000$55.09$826,350.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Michael TokichCFOSell4,525$51.68$233,852.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Michael TokichCFOSell4,200$48.72$204,624.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Cynthia FeldmannDirectorSell6,254$45.97$287,496.38View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Timothy ChapmanSVPSell10,000$43.84$438,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Kevin M McmullenDirectorSell10,000$44.09$440,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Walter M Rosebrough JrCEOSell2,000$45.72$91,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Mohsen SohiDirectorSell10,000$45.21$452,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013William L AamothTreasurerSell6,150$45.96$282,654.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013David Allen JohnsonVPSell2,680$44.99$120,573.20View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Michael J TokichCFOSell4,100$37.00$151,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Cynthia L FeldmannDirectorSell23,122$34.05$787,304.10View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
Latest Headlines for STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE)
DateHeadline logoSTERIS to Announce Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Financial Results on November 1, 2017 - October 18 at 9:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to STERIS Plc : October 16, 2017 - October 17 at 7:42 AM logoSteris Plc (STE) Price Target Increased to $100.00 by Analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc. - October 16 at 2:22 PM logoSteris Plc (STE) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - October 14 at 2:40 AM logoOperating Room Equipment Market - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023 - October 12 at 3:39 PM logoYour Daily Pharma Scoop: Synergy's Cash Position, Flexion's Zilretta Approval, Keryx's Major Catalyst - October 11 at 3:28 PM logoSteris Plc (STE) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - October 9 at 12:40 PM logoQ2 2018 Earnings Forecast for Steris Plc (STE) Issued By Northcoast Research - October 9 at 5:12 AM logoWalter M. Rosebrough, Jr. Sells 10,000 Shares of Steris Plc (STE) Stock - October 6 at 7:26 PM logoMichael J. Tokich Sells 12,000 Shares of Steris Plc (STE) Stock - October 6 at 7:26 PM logoSTERIS Plc :STE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017 - October 3 at 12:58 PM logoETFs with exposure to STERIS Plc : October 3, 2017 - October 3 at 12:58 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Steris Plc (STE) Will Announce Earnings of $0.96 Per Share - October 3 at 2:26 AM logoHead to Head Survey: Steris Plc (STE) vs. NeuroMetrix (NURO) - October 1 at 8:30 PM logoWhen Should You Sell Steris Plc (STE)? - October 1 at 8:01 AM logoSteris Plc (STE) vs. Invacare Corporation (IVC) Critical Analysis - October 1 at 2:32 AM logoCritical Comparison: Steris Plc (STE) versus Its Rivals - September 28 at 6:16 PM logoReviewing Covidien (COV) and Steris Plc (STE) - September 27 at 2:06 AM logoSTERIS Plc : STE-US: Dividend Analysis : August 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 21, 2017 - September 23 at 9:00 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: Steris Plc (STE) and Its Competitors - September 22 at 2:20 AM logoSteris Plc (STE) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - September 19 at 2:38 AM logo$630.00 Million in Sales Expected for STERIS PLC (STE) This Quarter - September 16 at 9:22 AM logoSTERIS PLC (STE) Director Sells $13,598,553.36 in Stock - September 12 at 7:32 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Steris Reported Strong Results with Growth in Net Income and Earnings - August 29 at 8:16 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Steris Plc (STE) to Post $0.96 EPS - August 26 at 10:04 PM logoStryker (SYK) to Gain From Solid Portfolio and Acquisitions - August 21 at 9:08 AM logoSteris Plc (STE) Raises Dividend to $0.31 Per Share - August 20 at 7:56 AM logoForm 4 Steris plc For: Aug 16 Filed by: Rosebrough Walter M Jr - August 18 at 7:32 AM logoSteris Plc (STE) VP Sells $280,239.00 in Stock - August 17 at 7:58 PM logoInsider Selling: Steris Plc (STE) CEO Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock - August 17 at 7:38 PM logoVarian (VAR) Rides on Oncology and Proton Therapy Businesses - August 16 at 7:50 AM logoFeatured Company News - Intuitive Surgical Splits Stock in Three for One Ratio - August 15 at 7:21 AM logoReviewing CareFusion (CFN) and STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) - August 12 at 4:22 PM logoInsider Selling: Steris Plc (NYSE:STE) Director Sells 2,744 Shares of Stock - August 11 at 8:16 PM logoIHS Markit Score downgrades Steris PLC to 64 out of 100, ranking positively in only one out of three available IHS Markit categories. - August 10 at 9:10 PM logoSTERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $622.87 Million - August 10 at 12:47 PM logoQ3 2018 EPS Estimates for Steris Plc Lowered by Analyst (NYSE:STE) - August 10 at 12:34 PM logoKeyCorp Comments on STERIS PLC's Q2 2018 Earnings (NYSE:STE) - August 10 at 12:08 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Steris PLC. - August 10 at 8:21 AM logoSTERIS (STE) Beats on Q1 Earnings & Revenues, Margins Up - August 10 at 8:21 AM logoSteris Plc (NYSE:STE) Price Target Raised to $95.00 - August 9 at 2:08 PM logoBRIEF-STERIS Plc reports Q1 adjusted non-gaap earnings per share $0.85‍ - August 9 at 7:50 AM logoSTERIS Plc (STE) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 9 at 7:50 AM logoInvestor Network: STERIS plc to Host Earnings Call - August 9 at 7:50 AM logoEdited Transcript of STE earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 9 at 7:50 AM logoSteris beats Street 1Q forecasts - August 9 at 7:50 AM logo$0.80 EPS Expected for STERIS PLC (STE) This Quarter - August 8 at 12:22 PM logoSTERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance - August 8 at 10:44 AM logoSTERIS PLC (STE) Issues Earnings Results - August 8 at 9:42 AM logoSTERIS Announces Financial Results for Fiscal 2018 First Quarter - August 8 at 7:12 AM



STERIS PLC (STE) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

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