The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Sykes Enterprises Inc is higher than it is for about 25.32% of US stocks.
With a year-over-year growth in debt of -34.49%, Sykes Enterprises Inc's debt growth rate surpasses only 9.11% of about US stocks.
Sykes Enterprises Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 8.02%, greater than the shareholder yield of 78.93% of stocks in our set.
Stocks that are quantitatively similar to SYKE, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are GBL, GHC, EME, UNF, and CECE.
Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Company Bio
Sykes Enterprises provides outsourced customer contact management solutions and services in the business process outsourcing arena. The company was founded in 1977 and is based in Tampa, Florida.
SYKE Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for SYKE, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Sykes Enterprises Inc ranked in the 44th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for SYKE, they are:
SYKE's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 32.58% of tickers in our DCF set.
Sykes Enterprises Inc's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at 32.8. This coverage rate is greater than that of 91.26% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 8. This value is greater than just 20.12% stocks in the Technology sector that generate free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Technology that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as SYKE, try G, MSI, CYBR, CSOD, and SGMA.
Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Q2 2020 Results Earnings Conference Call August 04, 2020, 10:00 AM ET Company Participants Charles Sykes - Chief Executive Officer John Chapman - Chief Financial Officer Subhaash Kumar - IR Head Conference Call Participants Joshua Vogel - Sidoti William Warmington - Wells Fargo Securities Vincent Colicchio...
Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ: SYKE) announces its next round of earnings this Monday, August 03. Here is Benzinga's everything-that-matters guide for this Monday's Q2 earnings announcement.Earnings and Revenue Analysts predict Sykes Enterprises will report earnings of $0.29 per share on revenue of $378.30 million. Sykes Enterprises EPS in the same period a year ago totaled $0.410. Sales were $389.01 million. If the company were to post earnings in-line with the consensus estimate when it reports Monday, EPS would be down 29.27%. Sales would have fallen 8.94% from the same quarter last year. Here's how the company's reported EPS has stacked up against analyst estimates in the past:Quarter Q1 2020 Q4 2020 Q3 2019 Q2 2019 EPS Estimate 0.48 0.66 0.46 0.30 EPS Actual 0.44 0.69...
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