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SXT - Sensient Technologies Share Price

$80.5 0.5  0.6%

Last Trade - 21/04/21

Basic Materials
Mid Cap
Market Cap £2.45bn
Enterprise Value £2.81bn
Revenue £956.3m
Position in Universe 1744th / 6852
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,376 1,383 1,362 1,387 1,323 1,332 1,281 1,337 -0.6%
-13.9 -15.2 +6.8 +9.5 -43.9 +49.2 +4.16 +12.4
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, SensientTechnologies Corporation revenues increased 1% to $1.33B.Net income increased 33% to $109.5M. Revenues reflectFlavors & Fragrances segment increase of 6% to $724.5M,Asia Pacific segment increase of 2% to $121M, NorthernAmerica segment increase of 5% to $733.3M. Net incomebenefited from Corporate and Other segment loss decrease of24% to $56.4M.
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Profile Summary

Sensient Technologies Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors and fragrances. The Company uses technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's three segments include the Flavors & Fragrances Group and the Color Group, which are managed on a product-and-services basis, and the Asia Pacific Group, which is managed on a geographic basis. The Company's principal products include flavors, flavor enhancers and bionutrients; fragrances, aroma chemicals and essential oils; natural ingredients, including dehydrated vegetables and other food ingredients; natural and synthetic food and beverage colors; cosmetic colors and ingredients and pharmaceutical excipients and ingredients, and technical colors, specialty inks and colors, and specialty dyes and pigments.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated December 7, 1882
Public Since May 22, 1981
No. of Shareholders: 2,149
No. of Employees: 3,948
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Index S&P 400 Mid Cap , S&P Composite 1500 ,
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 42,352,382
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Upcoming Events for SXT
Friday 23rd April, 2021
Q1 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Release
Friday 23rd April, 2021
Q1 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Call
Friday 23rd April, 2021 Estimate
Sensient Technologies Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 23rd July, 2021
Q2 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Call
Friday 23rd July, 2021
Q2 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Release
Friday 15th October, 2021
Q3 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Call
Friday 15th October, 2021
Q3 2021 Sensient Technologies Corp Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Sensient Technologies
What is the Sensient Technologies share price?

As of 21/04/21, shares in Sensient Technologies are trading at $80.5, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.45bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Sensient Technologies share price performed this year?

Shares in Sensient Technologies are currently trading at $80.5 and the price has moved by 96.87% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Sensient Technologies price has moved by 33.28% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Sensient Technologies?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Sensient Technologies, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Sensient Technologies is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Sensient Technologies next release its financial results?

Sensient Technologies is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Sensient Technologies dividend yield?

The Sensient Technologies dividend yield is 1.94% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Sensient Technologies pay a dividend?

Last year, Sensient Technologies paid a total dividend of 1.56, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.94%. Looking ahead, Sensient Technologies has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Sensient Technologies next pay dividends?

Sensient Technologies has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Sensient Technologies shares is currently 1.94%.

How do I buy Sensient Technologies shares?

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What is the market cap of Sensient Technologies?

Shares in Sensient Technologies are currently trading at $80.5, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.45bn.

Where are Sensient Technologies shares listed? Where are Sensient Technologies shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Sensient Technologies:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: SXT
What kind of share is Sensient Technologies?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Sensient Technologies is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Sensient Technologies share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Sensient Technologies are currently priced at $80.5. At that level they are trading at 14.7% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Sensient Technologies currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 3.015 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Sensient Technologies share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Sensient Technologies. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -5.79%. At the current price of $80.5, shares in Sensient Technologies are trading at 18.02% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Sensient Technologies PE Ratio?

The Sensient Technologies PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 27.81. The shares are currently trading at $80.5.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Sensient Technologies?

Sensient Technologies's management team is headed by:

Stephen Rolfs - CFO
Paul Manning - CHM
Michael Geraghty - CEX
John Manning - SVP
Joseph Carleone - LED
Edward Cichurski - IND
Mario Ferruzzi - IND
Donald Landry - IND
E. Craig Mitchell - CEX
Tobin Tornehl - CAO
Carol Jackson - IND
Thierry Hoang - VPR
Amy Jones - VPR
Amy Agallar - VPR
Who are the major shareholders of Sensient Technologies?

Here are the top five shareholders of Sensient Technologies based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.84% (4.59m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10.25% (4.34m shares)
Janus Henderson Investors Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.58% (4.06m shares)
Janus Henderson Triton Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 6.59% (2.79m shares)
Winder Investment Pte. Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5% (2.12m shares)
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