What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts think investors should stand pat on Sensient Technologies with three of four analysts rating it hold. Analysts don't like Sensient Technologies as much as competitor Calgon Carbon overall. Six out of 11 analysts rate Calgon Carbon a buy compared with one of four for Sensient Technologies. Sensient Technologies' rating hasn't changed over the past three months.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $371.2 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 11.1% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.63 per share.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly behind the stock, with 92.9% giving it an "outperform" rating. The community at large backs the All-Stars, with 94.9% granting it a rating of "outperform." Fools are keen on Sensient Technologies, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 24 posts in the past 30 days. Sensient Technologies has a bullish CAPS rating of five out of five stars that is about on par with the Fool community assessment.
Sensient Technologies' profit has risen year over year by an average of 27.4%. Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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