OTCMKTS:SGSOY - SGS Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$25.3950 +0.50 (+1.99 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$24.90
Today's Range$25.31 - $25.44
52-Week Range$21.60 - $27.06
Volume15,869 shs
Average Volume25,256 shs
Market Capitalization$19.38 billion
P/E Ratio25.91
Dividend Yield1.85%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Private households
SectorBusiness Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.86 billion
Cash Flow$1.3668 per share
Book Value$2.67 per share



Market Cap$19.38 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

SGS (OTCMKTS:SGSOY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SGS's stock symbol?

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

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SGS?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SGS in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for SGS.

Has SGS been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SGSOY stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. SGS earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of SGS's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SGS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SGS investors own include Logitech International (LOGI), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Ensco (ESV), SWISS RE LTD/S (SSREY), COMPAGNIE FINAN/ADR (CFRUY), Visa (V), Schlumberger (SLB), Mettler-Toledo International (MTD), Novartis (NVS) and Intertek Group (ITRK).

Who are SGS's key executives?

SGS's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Frankie Ng, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. C. D. F. De Geyseleer, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 51)
  • Mr. Olivier Merkt, Sr. VP of Legal & Compliance, Chief Compliance Officer, Gen. Counsel and Company Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. José María Hernández-Sampelayo, Sr. VP of HR (Age 58)
  • Mr. Dirk Hellemans, Chief Operating Officer of North & Central Europe (Age 61)

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SGS's stock price today?

One share of SGSOY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.3950.

How big of a company is SGS?

SGS has a market capitalization of $19.38 billion and generates $6.86 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $657.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.98 on an earnings per share basis. SGS employs 95,000 workers across the globe.

What is SGS's official website?

The official website for SGS is http://www.sgs.com.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for SGS (OTCMKTS SGSOY)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  79 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  155 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  234
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SGS and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SGSOY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SGSOY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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