Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE): Price and Financial Metrics

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE)

Today's Latest Price: $38.47 USD

0.04 (-0.10%)

Updated Nov 27 1:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 14 in Outsourcing - Tech Services

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SYKE Stock Summary

  • 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.
  • Visit SYKE's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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SYKE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $38.47 52-week high $40.99
Prev. close $38.51 52-week low $22.12
Day low $38.16 Volume 53,609
Day high $38.71 Avg. volume 216,570
50-day MA $35.98 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $30.59 Market Cap 1.52B

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

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$38.47$34.01 -10%

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.

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Latest SYKE News From Around the Web

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Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated's (SYKE) CEO Charles Sykes on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | August 9, 2020

A Preview Of Sykes Enterprises's Earnings

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...

Yahoo | July 31, 2020

Analysts Estimate Sykes Enterprises (SYKE) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Sykes (SYKE) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | July 27, 2020

Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated to Webcast Second-Quarter 2020 Financial Results

TAMPA, Fla., July 13, 2020 -- Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated ("SYKES" or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SYKE), a leading full life cycle provider of global customer engagement.

Yahoo | July 13, 2020

Hedge Funds Are Selling Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE)

At the end of February we announced the arrival of the first US recession since 2009 and we predicted that the market will decline by at least 20% in (Recession is Imminent: We Need A Travel Ban NOW). In these volatile markets we scrutinize hedge fund filings to get a reading on which direction each […]

Yahoo | June 28, 2020

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SYKE Price Returns

1-mo 13.01%
3-mo 12.26%
6-mo 41.12%
1-year 7.82%
3-year 20.71%
5-year 23.74%
YTD 4.00%
2019 49.58%
2018 -21.37%
2017 8.97%
2016 -6.24%
2015 31.15%

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