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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
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Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
NYSE:SXT

Sensient Technologies (SXT) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$69.14
+0.91 (+1.33%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$67.80
$69.20
50-Day Range
$61.16
$71.76
52-Week Range
$52.90
$78.70
Volume
189,088 shs
Average Volume
180,393 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.93 billion
P/E Ratio
31.14
Dividend Yield
2.37%
Price Target
$70.00

Sensient Technologies MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.2% Upside
$70.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.73% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.89
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.29mentions of Sensient Technologies in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.89 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

86th out of 176 stocks

Industrial Organic Chemicals Industry

11th out of 19 stocks

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About Sensient Technologies Stock (NYSE:SXT)

Sensient Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets colors, flavors, and other specialty ingredients in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, South America, and Africa. 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, and personal care industries. It also provides natural and synthetic color systems for use in foods, beverages, pharmaceuticals, and nutraceuticals; colors and other ingredients for personal care, 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 Specialty Markets trade names. Sensient Technologies Corporation was incorporated in 1882 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

SXT Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/1 Dividend
2/05/2024
Last Earnings
2/09/2024
Dividend Payable
3/01/2024
Today
4/21/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
4/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-Industry
Specialty Chemicals
CUSIP
81725T10
Employees
3,956
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$70.00
High Stock Price Target
$70.00
Low Stock Price Target
$70.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.2%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$93.39 million
Pretax Margin
8.92%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.46 billion
Cash Flow
$4.23 per share
Book Value
$24.93 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
41,751,000
Market Cap
$2.93 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.79
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Paul Manning (Age 49)
    Chairman, CEO, President & Member of Scientific Advisory Committee
    Comp: $1.37M
  • Mr. Stephen J. Rolfs (Age 59)
    Senior VP & CFO
    Comp: $667.77k
  • Mr. John J. Manning (Age 55)
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $597.39k
  • Ms. Amy Schmidt Jones (Age 54)
    VP of Human Resources & Senior Counsel
    Comp: $514.77k
  • Mr. Michael C. Geraghty (Age 62)
    President of Color Group
    Comp: $622.12k
  • Mr. Tobin Tornehl (Age 50)
    VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Steve Morris (Age 60)
    President of Flavors & Extracts Group
  • Ms. Amy M. Agallar (Age 46)
    VP & Treasurer

SXT Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Sensient Technologies stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sensient Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" SXT shares.
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What is Sensient Technologies' stock price target for 2024?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sensient Technologies' stock. Their SXT share price targets range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $70.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have SXT shares performed in 2024?

Sensient Technologies' stock was trading at $66.00 at the start of the year. Since then, SXT shares have increased by 4.8% and is now trading at $69.14.
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Are investors shorting Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 611,200 shares, a decrease of 29.3% from the March 15th total of 865,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 201,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Sensient Technologies' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2024.
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How were Sensient Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Sensient Technologies Co. (NYSE:SXT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 9th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.04. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $349.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $371.10 million. Sensient Technologies had a net margin of 6.41% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.52%. Sensient Technologies's quarterly revenue was up .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.64 earnings per share.

How often does Sensient Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 19th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 6th will be given a dividend of $0.41 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.37%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 5th.
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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 2.37%. The dividend payout ratio is 73.87%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What guidance has Sensient Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sensient Technologies issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 2.800-2.900 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 3.160. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

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

226 employees have rated Sensient Technologies Chief Executive Officer Paul Manning on Glassdoor.com. Paul Manning has an approval rating of 86% among the company's 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).

Who are Sensient Technologies' major shareholders?

Sensient Technologies' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Meyer Handelman Co. (0.06%), Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.03%) and Diversified Trust Co (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include E Craig Mitchell, Essie Whitelaw, Sharad P Jain and Winder Investment Pte Ltd.
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How do I buy shares of Sensient Technologies?

Shares of SXT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:SXT) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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