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Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT)

Stock Price: $70.28 USD 0.25 (0.36%)
Updated Oct 23, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 2.98B
Revenue (ttm) 1.31B
Net Income (ttm) 66.30M
Shares Out 42.36M
EPS (ttm) 1.59
PE Ratio 44.20
Forward PE 20.96
Dividend $1.56
Dividend Yield 2.22%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 23, 2020
Last Price $70.28
Previous Close $70.03
Change ($) 0.25
Change (%) 0.36%
Day's Open 70.47
Day's Range 69.63 - 70.75
Day's Volume 132,941
52-Week Range 38.24 - 70.90

More Stats

Market Cap 2.98B
Enterprise Value 3.51B
Earnings Date (est) Feb 11, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 31, 2020
Shares Outstanding 42.36M
Float 42.02M
EPS (basic) 1.56
EPS (diluted) 1.59
FCF / Share 3.94
Dividend $1.56
Dividend Yield 2.22%
Earnings Yield 2.26%
FCF Yield 5.60%
Payout Ratio 98.10%
Shares Short 838,410
Short Ratio 2.23
Short % of Float 2.00%
Beta 1.02
PE Ratio 44.20
Forward PE 20.96
P/FCF Ratio 17.84
PS Ratio 2.27
PB Ratio 3.31
Revenue 1.31B
Operating Income 101.01M
Net Income 66.30M
Free Cash Flow 166.83M
Net Cash -535.11M
Net Cash / Share -12.63
Gross Margin 31.53%
Operating Margin 7.71%
Profit Margin 5.10%
FCF Margin 12.74%
ROA 4.94%
ROE 7.51%
ROIC 6.00%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (4)

Buy 2
Overweight 0
Hold 1
Underweight 1
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(12.88% upside)
Current: $70.28
Target: 79.33
*Average 12-month price target from 3 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-4.61%1.8%-1.51%0.53%-4.96%-0.98%0.59%1.59%7.73%-
Gross Profit415466475475454489475463450408
Operating Income121203168186166131174193191175
Net Income82.0515789.6012610773.65113124120107
Shares Outstanding42.2642.4043.7844.5245.9148.5349.7649.6049.7549.14
Earnings Per Share1.943.702.032.822.311.512.272.492.412.17
EPS Growth-47.57%82.27%-28.01%22.08%52.98%-33.48%-8.84%3.32%11.06%-
Dividend Per Share1.471.351.
Dividend Growth8.89%9.76%10.81%6.73%6.12%7.69%4.6%3.57%6.33%-
Operating Cash Flow17783.5236.31184128189154139143156
Capital Expenditures-36.86-48.13-45.86-74.96-67.03-78.37-98.02-102-70.12-55.65
Free Cash Flow14035.40-9.5510961.0211155.5336.9272.75100
Cash & Equivalents21.1531.9029.3425.8712.0020.3319.8415.0622.8614.26
Total Debt619710624603634467355354335350
Net Cash / Debt-598-678-595-577-622-447-335-339-313-336
Book Value8828608528368451,0471,2431,1541,049984
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Sensient Technologies Corporation
Country United States
Employees 4,058
CEO Paul Manning

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol SXT
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Unique Identifier NYSE: SXT


Sensient Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets colors, flavors, and fragrances in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Flavors & Fragrances 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; fragrance products; 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; specialty inks; and technical colors for industrial applications under the Sensient Food Colors, Sensient Pharmaceutical Coating Systems, Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, Sensient Imaging Technologies/Sensient Inks, and Sensient Industrial Colors trade names. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.