Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) : Net money flow in Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) was negative ($3.29 million) and the inflow of money on uptick was $2.38 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks amounted to $5.66 million on Tuesday. The traders used every opportunity of price strength in the stock to sell their positions, hence, the total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.42. The block trades show that the large investors, were aggressive sellers in the stock. On the other hand, the total value of block trades done on downticks was $2.98 million. The money flow in block trades was negative ($2.98). Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) gained $0.57 cent during the day and reached $74.41, a gain of 0.77% over the previous day.
Shares of Sensient Technologies Corporation rose by 1.06% in the last five trading days and 1.56% for the last 4 weeks. Sensient Technologies Corporation is up 9.06% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 19.93%.
Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $73.70 and $73.70 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $74.66. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $74.41, notching a gain of 0.77% for the day. The total traded volume was 215,731 . The stock had closed at $73.84 on the previous day.
In a related news,The director of Sensient Technologies Corp, Whitelaw Essie sold 1,269 shares at $74 on August 5, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $93,906. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Sensient Technologies Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors and fragrances. The Company uses technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Companys customers include international manufacturers. Its products include flavors, flavor enhancers and bionutrients; fragrances and aroma chemicals; natural ingredients, including dehydrated vegetables and other food ingredients; natural and synthetic food and beverage colors; cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and ingredients, and technical colors, specialty inks and colors, and specialty dyes and pigments. The Company operates under the following segments: Flavors & Fragrances Group and the Color Group.