SGS Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.36 (+1.12 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume15,019 shs
Average Volume26,233 shs
Market Capitalization$24.54 billion
P/E Ratio39.07
Dividend Yield1.56%
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About SGS

SGS SA provides inspection, verification, testing, certification, and quality assurance services in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. It operates in nine segments: Agriculture, Food and Life; Mineral Services; Oil, Gas and Chemicals Services; Consumer and Retail Services; Certification and Business Enhancement; Industrial Services; Environment, Health and Safety Services; Transportation Services; and Governments and Institutions Services. The company offers inspection services to reduce risk, control quality and quantity, and meet relevant regulatory requirements in various regions and markets; and product testing services. It also provides verification services; certification services that enable its customers to demonstrate that their products, processes, systems, and services are compliant with national and international regulations and standards; workforce training services; and consultancy, outsourcing, and data analytics services. The company serves the agriculture and food, chemical, construction, consumer goods and retail, energy, environment, health and safety, industrial manufacturing, life sciences, logistics, mining, oil and gas, public, risk management, sustainability, trade, and transportation sectors. SGS SA was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.


SGS SA (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Short Interest Update
SGS SA (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Short Interest Update
July 30, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Reaches New 12-Month High at $32.73
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Reaches New 12-Month High at $32.73
July 29, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Stock Rating Upgraded by HSBC
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Stock Rating Upgraded by HSBC
July 28, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Upgraded to "Neutral" by Oddo Bhf
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Upgraded to "Neutral" by Oddo Bhf
July 21, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
SGS H1 Profit Climbs On Strong Revenue Growth - Quick Facts
SGS H1 Profit Climbs On Strong Revenue Growth - Quick Facts
July 19, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Reaches New 52-Week High at $31.88
SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Reaches New 52-Week High at $31.88
July 8, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
March 18, 2021 |  uk.finance.yahoo.com
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1.36 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

264th out of 545 stocks

Private Households Industry

101st out of 383 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is SGS a buy right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SGS in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" SGS stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SGSOY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Wall Street analysts have given SGS a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but SGS wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting SGS?

SGS saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 11,100 shares, an increase of 85.0% from the June 30th total of 6,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 25,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days.
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How has SGS's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

SGS's stock was trading at $24.65 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SGSOY shares have increased by 31.6% and is now trading at $32.43.
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How often does SGS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SGS?

SGS announced a dividend on Friday, March 5th. Investors of record on Friday, March 26th will be given a dividend of $0.8901 per share on Tuesday, April 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 25th.
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Is SGS a good dividend stock?

SGS pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.56%. The dividend payout ratio of SGS is 60.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SGS will have a dividend payout ratio of 48.08% next year. This indicates that SGS will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are SGS's key executives?

SGS's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Frankie Ng, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Dominik de Daniel, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Tobias William Reeks, Sr. VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Communications & Sustainability (Age 45)
  • Mr. Olivier Merkt, Sr. VP of Legal & Compliance (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jose Maria Hernandez-Sampelayo, Sr. VP of HR (Age 60)
  • Mr. Ewald van der Helm, Global Head of Internal Audit & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Dennis Yang, Chief Operating Officer of Eastern Asia (Age 72)
  • Dr. Alim Saidov, Exec. VP of Industries & Environment (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jeffrey McDonald, Exec. VP of Knowledge (Age 57)
  • Mr. Helmut Chik, Chief Operating Officer of North East Asia (Age 55)

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What is SGS's stock symbol?

SGS trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "SGSOY."

How do I buy shares of SGS?

Shares of SGSOY 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 SGS's stock price today?

One share of SGSOY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.43.

How much money does SGS make?

SGS has a market capitalization of $24.54 billion and generates $6.20 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $511.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.83 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SGS have?

SGS employs 94,000 workers across the globe.

When was SGS founded?

SGS was founded in 1878.

What is SGS's official website?

The official website for SGS is www.sgs.com.

Where are SGS's headquarters?

SGS is headquartered at 1 Place Des Alpes PO Box 2152, Geneva V8, 1211.

How can I contact SGS?

SGS's mailing address is 1 Place Des Alpes PO Box 2152, Geneva V8, 1211. The company can be reached via phone at 41-0-22-739-9111 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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