$0.95 EPS Expected for Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT)

September 25, 2018 - By Robert Shackelford

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.07, from 0.81 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 19 investors sold Sensient Technologies Corporation shares while 78 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 37.61 million shares or 2.76% more from 36.60 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Vident Investment Advisory Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 7,348 shares. 6,175 are held by Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado. Martingale Asset L P holds 33,707 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Ameriprise Fincl reported 121,678 shares. Advsr Asset stated it has 0% in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). 68,598 were accumulated by Alliancebernstein Lp. State Common Retirement Fund has 77,764 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Wellington Shields Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.3% of its portfolio in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md holds 0% or 15,676 shares in its portfolio. Voya Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp has 0% invested in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 16,991 shares. Parametric Associate Ltd has 0.01% invested in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 88,664 shares. Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Com owns 0.19% invested in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 443,800 shares. Proshare Advsr Ltd holds 0.05% or 103,945 shares in its portfolio. Tributary Cap Ltd Company holds 1.32% of its portfolio in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) for 296,332 shares. Jefferies Group Ltd holds 5,203 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Since April 30, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 insider sales for $68,190 activity.

Analysts expect Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) to report $0.95 EPS on October, 18.They anticipate $0.06 EPS change or 6.74 % from last quarter’s $0.89 EPS. SXT’s profit would be $40.16 million giving it 20.14 P/E if the $0.95 EPS is correct. After having $0.92 EPS previously, Sensient Technologies Corporation’s analysts see 3.26 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $76.54. About 236,240 shares traded. Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) has declined 0.55% since September 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.17% the S&P500.

Sensient Technologies Corporation manufactures and markets colors, flavors, and fragrances in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $3.24 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Flavors & Fragrances Group, and Color Group. It has a 26.93 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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