Sensient Technologies (SXT) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Friday

Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) is scheduled to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Friday, February 15th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.79 per share for the quarter.

SXT stock opened at $62.88 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $2.62 billion, a P/E ratio of 18.39 and a beta of 1.08. The company has a quick ratio of 1.80, a current ratio of 4.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.88. Sensient Technologies has a 52 week low of $51.93 and a 52 week high of $78.40.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 1st. Investors of record on Monday, February 4th will be paid a $0.36 dividend. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 1st. Sensient Technologies’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 42.11%.

A number of analysts recently commented on SXT shares. KeyCorp set a $65.00 target price on shares of Sensient Technologies and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, January 14th. Berenberg Bank set a $82.00 target price on shares of Sensient Technologies and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 22nd. TheStreet cut shares of Sensient Technologies from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 18th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Sensient Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 31st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sensient Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, December 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $74.60.

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About Sensient Technologies

Sensient Technologies Corporation develops, manufactures, and supplies colors, flavors, and fragrances in the United States 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, natural extracts, and aroma chemicals; 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.

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