STERIS plc (Ireland) Ordinary Shares (STE): Price and Financial Metrics

STERIS plc (Ireland) Ordinary Shares (STE): $223.40

4.29 (+1.96%)

POWR Rating

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where STE ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.83% of US stocks.
  • STE's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • STE ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 14th percentile.

STE Stock Summary

  • STE has a market capitalization of $24,749,442,285 -- more than approximately 89.53% of US stocks.
  • STE's current price/earnings ratio is 88.24, which is higher than 92.12% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • The volatility of STERIS plc's share price is greater than that of only 8.6% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to STERIS plc are AMCR, COO, OTIS, CSL, and AQUA.
  • STE's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit STERIS plc's official web site, go to

STE Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, STE's EV/EBIT ratio is 95.56% higher, now standing at 57.3.
  • Over the past 82 months, STE's price/sales ratio has gone down 3.2.
  • Over the past 82 months, STE's price/sales ratio has gone down 3.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for STE.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
STE 2021-08-31 6.3 3.3 74.6 57.3
STE 2021-08-30 6.3 3.3 74.5 57.2
STE 2021-08-27 6.3 3.2 74.1 57.0
STE 2021-08-26 6.2 3.2 73.8 56.8
STE 2021-08-25 6.3 3.3 75.0 57.6
STE 2021-08-24 6.3 3.2 74.2 57.0

STE Growth Metrics

    The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 2.53%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 174.51%.
  • Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 28.43%.
STE's revenue has moved up $1,677,823,000 over the prior 52 months.

The table below shows STE's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 4,247.909 700.935 280.478
2021-09-30 3,847.862 662.333 251.356
2021-06-30 3,407.009 652.944 287.403
2021-03-31 3,107.519 689.64 397.4
2020-12-31 3,056.979 701.018 431.865
2020-09-30 3,022.316 626.632 422.294

STE's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • STE has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 30.1% of graded US stocks.
  • STE's asset turnover comes in at 0.443 -- ranking 107th of 186 Medical Equipment stocks.
  • NVCR, BSGM, and NUWE are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with STE.

The table below shows STE's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.443 0.436 0.106
2021-03-31 0.518 0.432 0.168
2020-12-31 0.535 0.434 0.180
2020-09-30 0.559 0.434 0.191
2020-06-30 0.564 0.433 0.185
2020-03-31 0.572 0.435 0.183

STE Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of STE, see our STE price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $249.60 Average Broker Recommendation 1.3 (Strong Buy)

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STE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $223.40 52-week high $255.93
Prev. close $219.11 52-week low $188.10
Day low $218.13 Volume 505,800
Day high $223.92 Avg. volume 485,714
50-day MA $233.41 Dividend yield 0.78%
200-day MA $227.77 Market Cap 22.37B

STERIS plc (Ireland) Ordinary Shares (STE) Company Bio

Steris Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets infection prevention, contamination control, microbial reduction, and procedural support products and services for healthcare, pharmaceutical, scientific, research, industrial, and governmental customers worldwide. The Company operates through three business segments: Healthcare, Life Sciences and STERIS Isomedix Services. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Mentor, Ohio.

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Latest STE News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about STERIS plc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate STE as an investment opportunity.

STERIS plc (NYSE:STE) Passed Our Checks, And It's About To Pay A US$0.43 Dividend

STERIS plc ( NYSE:STE ) is about to trade ex-dividend in the next two days. The ex-dividend date occurs one day before...

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

Here's Why You Should Hold on to STERIS (STE) Stock for Now

Investors are optimistic about STERIS (STE) on its better-than-expected earnings in the fiscal third quarter and the ongoing integration of the Cantel Medical business.

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

Is Steris a Warren Buffett Stock?

Is it the Wrigley''s gum of healthcare?

The Motley Fool | February 18, 2022

Steris Updates 1 Key Risk Factor

Steris plc (STE) provides products and services with a focus on preventing infections. Shares of the company have gained 27.3% over the past 12 months. STE’s recent third-quarter numbers came in ahead of expectations on both its top-line and bottom-line fronts. Despite supply chain and inflationary challenges, revenue jumped 48.3% year-over-year to $1.2 billion beating estimates by $3.5 million. Earnings per share at $2.12 outperformed estimates by $0.16. This growth came from double-digit gains across consumables, capital equipment, and service revenues coupled with growth in life sciences as well as dental segments. Looking ahead, STE anticipates constant currency organic revenue growth of 11% and adjusted earnings per share between $7.

Kailas Salunkhe on TipRanks | February 16, 2022

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Investor''s Business Daily | February 14, 2022

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STE Price Returns

1-mo -11.67%
3-mo -0.97%
6-mo -3.98%
1-year 18.94%
3-year 68.92%
5-year 211.42%
YTD -8.04%
2021 29.47%
2020 25.50%
2019 44.09%
2018 23.66%
2017 31.73%

STE Dividends

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Continue Researching STE

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STERIS plc (STE) Stock Price | Nasdaq
STERIS plc (STE) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
STERIS plc (STE) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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