Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) had declared a cash dividend of $0.3000 on Jan 24, 2017. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Feb 3, 2017 and the record date has been fixed for Feb 7, 2017. Based on Feb 3, 2017 share price, the yield comes out to be 1.56%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Mar 1, 2017.
Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) shares turned negative on Tuesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.53 points or -0.69% at a volume of 1,04,305. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $77.03. The peak price level was also seen at $77.03 while the days lowest was $75.64. Finally the shares closed at $76.03. The 52-week high of the shares is $83.375 while the 52-week low is $53.24. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $3,387 M.
Sensient Technologies Corporation(SXT) last announced its earnings results on Jul 21, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $360.84M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $348.80M. Earnings per share were $0.84. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.79.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Nov 8, 2016, Fergus M Clydesdale (director) sold 2,000 shares at $74.49 per share price.Also, On Aug 8, 2016, Essie Whitelaw (director) sold 1,269 shares at $74.00 per share price.On Apr 29, 2016, Stephen J Rolfs (Senior VP & CFO) sold 915 shares at $67.83 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
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 Companys customers include international manufacturers. Its products include flavors flavor enhancers and bionutrients; fragrances and aroma chemicals; natural ingredients including dehydrated vegetables and other food ingredients; natural and synthetic food and beverage colors; cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and ingredients and technical colors specialty inks and colors and specialty dyes and pigments. The Company operates under the following segments: Flavors & Fragrances Group and the Color Group.