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NYSE:SXTSensient Technologies Stock Price, Forecast & News

$55.30
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(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$55.20
Now: $55.30
$56.83
50-Day Range
$49.58
MA: $52.91
$56.52
52-Week Range
$38.24
Now: $55.30
$70.52
Volume434,151 shs
Average Volume443,084 shs
Market Capitalization$2.34 billion
P/E Ratio35.45
Dividend Yield2.82%
Beta1.06
Sensient Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets colors, flavors, and fragrances in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Flavors & Fragrances Group, Color Group, and Asia Pacific Group. The company offers flavor-delivery systems, and compounded and blended products; ingredient products, such as essential oils, natural and synthetic flavors, natural extracts, and aroma chemicals; fragrance products; and chili powder, paprika, and chili pepper, as well as dehydrated vegetables comprising parsley, celery, and spinach to the food, beverage, personal care, and household-products industries. It also provides natural and synthetic color systems for use in foods, beverages, pharmaceuticals, and nutraceuticals; colors and other ingredients for cosmetics, such as active ingredients, solubilizers, and surface treated pigments; pharmaceutical and nutraceutical excipients, including colors, flavors, coatings, and nutraceutical ingredients; specialty inks; and technical colors for industrial applications under the Sensient Food Colors, Sensient Pharmaceutical Coating Systems, Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, Sensient Imaging Technologies/Sensient Inks, and Sensient Industrial Colors trade names. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.59 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
CUSIP81725T10
Phone414-271-6755

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.32 billion
Cash Flow$4.33 per share
Book Value$20.83 per share

Profitability

Net Income$82.05 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,058
Market Cap$2.34 billion
Next Earnings Date10/16/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$55.30
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(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Sensient Technologies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Sensient Technologies' stock was trading at $47.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SXT stock has increased by 17.7% and is now trading at $55.30.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Sensient Technologies?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sensient Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Sensient Technologies' next earnings date?

Sensient Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 16th 2020.
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How were Sensient Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Sensient Technologies Co. (NYSE:SXT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 17th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.04. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $323.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $316.90 million. Sensient Technologies had a return on equity of 13.58% and a net margin of 5.06%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.81 EPS.
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How often does Sensient Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 16th. Investors of record on Monday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 31st.
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What guidance has Sensient Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sensient Technologies updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, July, 17th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.60-2.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.57.

What price target have analysts set for SXT?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Sensient Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Sensient Technologies' share price to reach $65.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.4% from the stock's current price.
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Has Sensient Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SXT stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sensient Technologies earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,040,000 shares, an increase of 36.3% from the June 30th total of 763,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 480,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 2.5% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Sensient Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sensient Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sensient Technologies investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walmart (WMT), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Broadcom (AVGO), PepsiCo (PEP), Philip Morris International (PM), Starbucks (SBUX), Target (TGT) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

Who are Sensient Technologies' key executives?

Sensient Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Paul Manning, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 44)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Rolfs, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. John J. Manning, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Ms. Amy Schmidt Jones, VP of HR & Sr. Counsel (Age 49)
  • Mr. Michael C. Geraghty, Pres of Color Group (Age 57)

What is Sensient Technologies' stock symbol?

Sensient Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SXT."

Who are Sensient Technologies' major shareholders?

Sensient Technologies' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.90%), Raymond James & Associates (0.71%), Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. (0.48%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.36%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.35%) and Swiss National Bank (0.22%). Company insiders that own Sensient Technologies stock include Gebhardt Deborah Mckeithan, Joseph Carleone, Paul Manning and Thierry Hoang.
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Which major investors are selling Sensient Technologies stock?

SXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, ProShare Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Raymond James & Associates, UBS Group AG, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System.
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Which major investors are buying Sensient Technologies stock?

SXT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Duality Advisers LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Boston Trust Walden Corp, Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Dupont Capital Management Corp, Swiss National Bank, and First Quadrant L P CA. Company insiders that have bought Sensient Technologies stock in the last two years include Gebhardt Deborah Mckeithan, Joseph Carleone, and Paul Manning.
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How do I buy shares of Sensient Technologies?

Shares of SXT 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 Sensient Technologies' stock price today?

One share of SXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.30.

How big of a company is Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.34 billion and generates $1.32 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $82.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.96 on an earnings per share basis. Sensient Technologies employs 4,058 workers across the globe.

What is Sensient Technologies' official website?

The official website for Sensient Technologies is www.sensient.com.

How can I contact Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies' mailing address is 777 EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE, MILWAUKEE WI, 53202. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 414-271-6755.

This page was last updated on 8/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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