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Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 03, 2017

Sensient Technologies Corporation ( SXT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 03, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SXT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of SXT was $76.51, representing a -8.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.38 and a 45.21% increase over the 52 week low of $52.69.

SXT is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ). SXT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.54. Zacks Investment Research reports SXT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 4.92%, compared to an industry average of 1.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SXT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SXT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have SXT as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio ( PYZ )
  • iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF ( IYM )
  • VictoryShares Developed Enhanced Volatility Wtd ETF ( CIZ )
  • VictoryShares US Small Cap Volatility Wtd ETF ( CSA )
  • VictoryShares US Discovery Enhanced Volatility Wtd ETF ( CSF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CSA with an increase of 14.31% over the last 100 days. PYZ has the highest percent weighting of SXT at 2.68%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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