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Sensient Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.87 (+5.01%)
(As of 06/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
993,364 shs
Average Volume
194,452 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.41 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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SXT Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

2.16 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

99th out of 242 stocks

Industrial Organic Chemicals Industry

12th out of 25 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT)

Sensient Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets colors, flavors, and other specialty ingredients in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Flavors & Extracts 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, and natural extracts; 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; and technical colors for industrial applications under the Sensient Food Colors, Sensient Pharmaceutical Coating Systems, Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, and Sensient Industrial Colors trade names. The company was incorporated in 1882 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industrial organic chemicals
Specialty Chemicals
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End


Net Income
$118.75 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.38 billion
Cash Flow
$4.38 per share
Book Value
$22.33 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.41 billion

Sensient Technologies Frequently Asked Questions

How has Sensient Technologies' stock performed in 2022?

Sensient Technologies' stock was trading at $100.06 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, SXT shares have decreased by 19.0% and is now trading at $81.09.
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Are investors shorting Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,030,000 shares, an increase of 28.6% from the April 30th total of 801,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 228,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.5 days. Currently, 2.5% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Sensient Technologies' next earnings date?

Sensient Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 22nd 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Sensient Technologies

How can I listen to Sensient Technologies' earnings call?

Sensient Technologies will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, July 22nd at 9:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Sensient Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Sensient Technologies Co. (NYSE:SXT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 29th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $355.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $355.32 million. Sensient Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.45% and a net margin of 9.02%. Sensient Technologies's revenue was down 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.77 earnings per share.
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How often does Sensient Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 6th.
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Is Sensient Technologies a good dividend stock?

Sensient Technologies(NYSE:SXT) pays an annual dividend of $1.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.02%. Sensient Technologies has been increasing its dividend for 16 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Sensient Technologies is 55.78%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Sensient Technologies' dividend history.

Who are Sensient Technologies' key executives?

Sensient Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Paul Manning, Chairman, CEO, Pres & Member of Scientific Advisory Committee (Age 47, Pay $2.76M)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Rolfs, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. John J. Manning, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53, Pay $970.72k)
  • Mr. Michael C. Geraghty, Pres of Color Group (Age 60, Pay $928.64k)
  • Mr. E. Craig Mitchell, Pres of Flavors & Extracts Group (Age 57, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Tobin Tornehl, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Amy Schmidt Jones, VP of HR & Sr. Counsel (Age 52)
  • Ms. Amy M. Agallar, VP & Treasurer (Age 44)

What is Paul Manning's approval rating as Sensient Technologies' CEO?

226 employees have rated Sensient Technologies CEO Paul Manning on Glassdoor.com. Paul Manning has an approval rating of 86% among Sensient Technologies' employees.

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 Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Walmart (WMT), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Dover (DOV), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), PepsiCo (PEP) and PPG Industries (PPG).

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Winder Investment Pte Ltd (12.42%), BlackRock Inc. (11.41%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.87%), Nordea Investment Management AB (3.63%), State Street Corp (3.20%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.40%). Company insiders that own Sensient Technologies stock include Elaine R Wedral, Essie Whitelaw, Joseph Carleone, Paul Manning, Sharad P Jain and Winder Investment Pte Ltd.
View institutional ownership trends for Sensient Technologies

Which institutional investors are selling Sensient Technologies stock?

SXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Invesco Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., UBS Group AG, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Sensient Technologies company stock in the last two years include Elaine R Wedral, and Essie Whitelaw.
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Which institutional investors are buying Sensient Technologies stock?

SXT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Winder Investment Pte Ltd, First Trust Advisors LP, Lombard Odier Asset Management Europe Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC, Aaron Wealth Advisors LLC, and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Sensient Technologies stock in the last two years include Sharad P Jain, and Winder Investment Pte Ltd.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Sensient Technologies' stock price today?

One share of SXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.09.

How much money does Sensient Technologies make?

Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) has a market capitalization of $3.41 billion and generates $1.38 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $118.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.94 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sensient Technologies have?

Sensient Technologies employs 3,844 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies' mailing address is 777 EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE, MILWAUKEE WI, 53202. The official website for Sensient Technologies is www.sensient.com. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at (414) 271-6755, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 414-347-4795.

This page (NYSE:SXT) was last updated on 6/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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