Syngenta AG Company Profile (NYSE:SYT)

About Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)

Syngenta AG logoSyngenta AG (Syngenta) is an agribusiness company. The Company operates in the crop protection and seeds business, which is involved in the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of a range of products designed to improve crop yields and food quality, and in the lawn and garden business, which provides professional growers and consumers with flowers, turf and landscape, and professional pest management products. It operates in four geographic regions: Europe, Africa and Middle East; North America; Latin America, and Asia Pacific. It also operates the Crop Protection and Seeds businesses, and the global Lawn and Garden business. Syngenta has a range of selective herbicides that control grasses and broad-leaved weeds and are applicable to various crops. Syngenta has a range of Fungicides that prevent and cure fungal plant diseases. In addition, Syngenta has a range of biologicals into its portfolio in various countries, including the brands QUANTIS, ISABION and SAKALIA.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SYT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $42.55811 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 461,634,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $92.31
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $90.36
  • 52 Week Range: $74.52 - $93.61
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 40.77
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: Infinity
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $12.62 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.37
  • Book Value: $19.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.82
  • EBIDTA: $2.54 billion
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 1.64%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.20%
  • Average Volume: 175,023 shs.
  • Beta: 0.97
  • Short Ratio: 0.29
Frequently Asked Questions for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)

What is Syngenta AG's stock symbol?

Syngenta AG trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SYT."

How often does Syngenta AG pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Syngenta AG?

Syngenta AG declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.0065 per share on Thursday, July 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. View Syngenta AG's Dividend History.

Where is Syngenta AG's stock going? Where will Syngenta AG's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Syngenta AG's shares. Their forecasts range from $91.00 to $92.20. On average, they expect Syngenta AG's stock price to reach $91.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Syngenta AG.

Who are some of Syngenta AG's key competitors?

Who are Syngenta AG's key executives?

Syngenta AG's management team includes the folowing people:

  • J. Erik Fyrwald, Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Juerg Witmer, Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Mark Patrick, Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Jonathan Parr, President Global Crop Protection and EAME, LATAM and APAC, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Jeff Rowe, President Global Seeds and North America, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Laure Roberts, Head Human Resources
  • Mark Titterington, Head Corporate Affairs
  • Alexander Tokarz, Head Business Development
  • Christoph Maeder, Head Legal & Taxes and Company Secretary, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Patricia Malarkey, Head Research & Development, Member of the Executive Committee

Who owns Syngenta AG stock?

Syngenta AG's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include CHINA NATIONAL CHEMICAL CORP (97.90%), CHINA NATIONAL CHEMICAL CORP (95.90%), CHINA NATIONAL CHEMICAL CORP (94.70%), CHINA NATIONAL CHEMICAL CORP (82.20%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (0.38%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Syngenta AG.

Who sold Syngenta AG stock? Who is selling Syngenta AG stock?

Syngenta AG's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Comerica Bank, Bank of Montreal Can, US Bancorp DE and World Asset Management Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Syngenta AG.

Who bought Syngenta AG stock? Who is buying Syngenta AG stock?

Syngenta AG's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alethea Capital Management LLC, Public Sector Pension investment Board, Aperio Group LLC, Pacad Investment Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, Mcdonald Capital Investors Inc. CA and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Syngenta AG.

How do I buy Syngenta AG stock?

Shares of Syngenta AG 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 Syngenta AG's stock price today?

One share of Syngenta AG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $92.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Syngenta AG (NYSE SYT)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  149 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  339
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $91.60 (0.43% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/25/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$91.00LowView Rating Details
12/9/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$90.20 -> $92.20N/AView Rating Details
2/15/2016Berenberg BankUpgradeSell -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/10/2016Kepler Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/27/2015Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNot Rated -> Neutral$71.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/16/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
Earnings by Quarter for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Syngenta AG (NYSE SYT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/6/2013Q412$22.30$13.27 million$14.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.92 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
Most Recent Dividend:7/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.29
Dividend Yield:2.49%
Dividend Growth:4.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:58.42% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Infinity (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Syngenta AG (NYSE SYT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
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Headline Trends for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
Latest Headlines for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Syngenta AG : August 11, 2017 - August 12 at 8:18 AM logoETFs with exposure to Syngenta AG : August 11, 2017 - August 12 at 8:18 AM logoSyngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 11 at 5:06 PM logoSyngenta AG (SYT) Raised to Sell at BidaskClub - August 11 at 2:14 PM logoCF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 11, 2017 - Nasdaq - August 10 at 4:19 PM logoComparing Monsanto (MON) and Syngenta AG (SYT) - August 10 at 3:20 PM logoSyngenta Licenses Enlist™ Events - August 8 at 7:17 AM logoSyngenta Invests In Agricultural Data Firm Premier Crop Systems - August 2 at 7:38 AM logoSyngenta AG :SYT-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : July 28, 2017 - July 29 at 7:43 AM logoSyngenta 2017 Half Year Results - July 26 at 8:29 AM logoSyngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 17 at 10:54 AM logoSyngenta AG (SYT) Downgraded to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub - July 16 at 9:32 PM logoChemChina Participation in Syngenta Exceeds 98 Percent Threshold - July 13 at 10:11 AM logoSyngenta considers dual listings in Europe and US, CEO says - Seeking Alpha - July 11 at 9:06 PM logoSyngenta CEO Sees Dual Listing for Company in Europe, U.S. - July 11 at 8:15 AM logoSyngenta Settles Farmer's Contamination Suit Ahead of Trial - July 8 at 2:33 PM logoLocal law firm wins $218 million verdict against agribusiness company - July 6 at 8:50 PM logoEuropean Dividend Growth Fund Announces Exchange Ratios - July 6 at 8:50 PM logoAnalyzing Syngenta AG (SYT) & Sociedad Quimica y Minera (SQM) - July 6 at 8:26 AM logoSyngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - July 5 at 12:12 PM logoSyngenta Management Announcement - July 5 at 2:20 AM logoBayer, Syngenta pressured after study says pesticides harmed bee colonies - Seeking Alpha - July 1 at 8:01 AM logoSyngenta exec talks life after ChemChina takeover, 'opportunities' in Bayer assets - June 30 at 7:05 AM logoBayer and Syngenta Face Pressure Over Pesticides After Bee Study - June 30 at 7:05 AM logoSyngenta Shareholders Approve All Motions Proposed By Board - June 27 at 8:12 PM logoSyngenta Looks to the Future - June 27 at 8:12 PM logoChinese-owned Syngenta eyes Bayer assets to bolster seeds - June 27 at 8:11 PM logoChemChina's Syngenta says aims to become top 3 seeds maker - June 27 at 8:55 AM logoAnalyzing Syngenta AG (SYT) & Compass Minerals International (CMP) - June 24 at 10:46 AM logoSyngenta Loses $218 Million Verdict in First GMO Trial Test - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoAttorneys: Kansas federal jury awards nearly $218M to farmers who sued Syngenta over genetically engineered corn seed - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoThe Latest: Syngenta to appeal $218M verdict in seed case - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoKansas Farmers Win $218 Million in Syngenta Seed Case - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoSyngenta ordered to pay $217.7 mln to Kansas farmers in GMO corn case - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoKC law firm wins $218M verdict against agribusiness company - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoKansas jury awards $218M to farmers in Syngenta GMO suit - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoEU to resist Macron's call to curb Chinese takeovers -diplomats - June 22 at 1:57 PM logoSyngenta AG (SYT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - June 20 at 8:34 AM logoSyngenta AG (SYT) Short Interest Down 76.7% in May - June 17 at 7:10 AM logoFTC Approves Final Order with ChemChina and Syngenta AG (SYT) - June 17 at 6:32 AM logoFTC Approves Final Order with ChemChina and Syngenta AG (SYT) - - June 17 at 6:32 AM logoKauai community group sues DLNR, Syngenta for improper review of Kekaha lands - June 15 at 9:37 PM logoYour June 2017 Corn, Wheat, and Soybean Crop Index Update - June 15 at 4:34 PM logo[$$] China approves imports of new US-developed GM crops - June 15 at 1:46 AM logoChina approves 16 GMO crop varieties for import - agriculture ministry - June 14 at 1:14 AM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Syngenta AG (SYT) and Marrone Bio Innovations (MBII) - June 13 at 12:54 AM logoComparing Marrone Bio Innovations (MBII) and Syngenta AG (SYT) - June 13 at 12:54 AM logo6 Deals Are Live In Chemical Sector: Where Do They Stand? - June 12 at 4:50 PM logoSyngenta To Divest Sugar Beet Seeds Business To DLF Seeds; Terms Not Disclosed - June 9 at 9:07 PM logoSyngenta to Divest Sugar Beet Seeds Business to DLF Seeds - June 9 at 1:37 AM



Syngenta AG (SYT) Chart for Wednesday, August, 16, 2017

This page was last updated on 8/16/2017 by Staff