Analysts See $0.92 EPS for Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT)

June 15, 2018 - By Christine Reyes

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.47, from 1.28 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 29 investors sold Sensient Technologies Corporation shares while 82 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 36.60 million shares or 3.58% more from 35.33 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Arizona State Retirement Systems owns 29,191 shares. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.01% or 7,575 shares. Vanguard Grp has 0.01% invested in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 4.20M shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 988,507 shares. First Bancorp Of Omaha invested in 26,602 shares. Stevens First Principles Invest Advsrs stated it has 6,500 shares. Meyer Handelman reported 29,425 shares. Credit Suisse Ag reported 58,759 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Rmb Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation reported 51,876 shares. New York-based Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has invested 0% in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). Franklin invested 0% of its portfolio in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). Ftb Advsr Inc, Tennessee-based fund reported 513 shares. Blackrock Inc holds 0.02% or 4.90M shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). Janney Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.01% in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT).

Since February 15, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $3,271 activity. The insider BROWN HANK sold 2,000 shares worth $143,561.

Analysts expect Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) to report $0.92 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 5.75 % from last quarter’s $0.87 EPS. SXT’s profit would be $38.95 million giving it 19.25 P/E if the $0.92 EPS is correct. After having $0.89 EPS previously, Sensient Technologies Corporation’s analysts see 3.37 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.53% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $70.84. About 217,570 shares traded. Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) has declined 15.05% since June 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.62% the S&P500.

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Sensient Technologies Corp (NYSE:SXT), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Sensient Technologies Corp had 2 analyst reports since February 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Gabelli to “Buy” on Monday, February 12. The stock of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) earned “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, February 12.

Sensient Technologies Corporation manufactures and markets colors, flavors, and fragrances in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $3.00 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Flavors & Fragrances Group, and Color Group. It has a 27.06 P/E ratio. The Flavors & Fragrances Group segment develops, makes, and supplies systems products, including flavor-delivery systems, and compounded and blended products; ingredient products, such as essential oils, natural and synthetic flavors, and aroma chemicals; chili powder; paprika; chili pepper; and dehydrated vegetables comprising parsley, celery, and spinach.

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