Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, October 19th. Analysts expect Sensient Technologies Corporation to post earnings of $0.88 per share for the quarter.

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.87. The company had revenue of $338.48 million during the quarter. Sensient Technologies Corporation had a return on equity of 17.15% and a net margin of 8.16%. On average, analysts expect Sensient Technologies Corporation to post $3.42 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3.78 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) opened at 78.60 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $3.45 billion, a P/E ratio of 38.16 and a beta of 1.09. Sensient Technologies Corporation has a one year low of $68.51 and a one year high of $84.98. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $75.57 and its 200-day moving average price is $78.28.

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In other news, Director Joseph Carleone bought 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 24th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $75.32 per share, for a total transaction of $75,320.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. 0.95% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on SXT shares. KeyCorp restated a “buy” rating and set a $90.00 price objective on shares of Sensient Technologies Corporation in a report on Thursday, August 24th. Berenberg Bank started coverage on Sensient Technologies Corporation in a report on Friday, September 22nd. They set a “buy” rating and a $88.30 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Sensient Technologies Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 15th. Finally, BidaskClub cut Sensient Technologies Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd.

Sensient Technologies Corporation Company Profile

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.

Earnings History for Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT)

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