Frequently Asked Questions
Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical ingredient systems and specialty chemicals for inkjet inks, display imaging systems and other applications. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing some of the world's best-known brands.
What is Sensient Technologies' ticker symbol
and where are shares traded?
Sensient Technologies' transfer agent?
Dividends and Direct Stock Purchase
Does the Company
have a dividend reinvestment plan?
How do I obtain copies
of financial documents, such as the annual report, Form 10-K or Form 10-Q?
How can I obtain further
information or materials on Sensient?
The ticker symbol for Sensient Technologies' common stock is SXT. Shares of common stock
are traded on the New York Stock Exchange.
Sensient Technologies common stock can be purchased through a stockbroker or financial
institution that provides brokerage services.
At this time, shares cannot be purchased directly from Sensient Technologies.
However, you can reinvest dividends and purchase additional shares through Wells Fargo Shareowner
Sensient Technologies is a member of 34 indices, including Standard & Poor's (S&P) Midcap 400,
S&P Midcap Specialty Chemicals, S&P Midcap Chemicals, S&P Midcap Materials, Bloomberg Wisconsin, Bloomberg
U.S. Chemicals, Russell 3000 and 2000 Indexes.
The CUSIP for Sensient Technologies common stock is 81725T-10-0.
Wells Fargo Shareowner Services is the Corporation's transfer agent.
Yes. You may send your physical certificates to our transfer agent, Wells Fargo Shareowner
Services, for safekeeping. Safekeeping can minimize problems with lost or stolen certificates, and makes
record keeping easier. For instructions on how to put certificates into safekeeping, contact Wells Fargo
Shareowner Services at (800) 468-9716.
Contact Sensient Technologies' transfer agent, Wells Fargo Shareowner Services at
(800) 468-9716 for instructions and to obtain the necessary forms.
Yes. Current holders of Sensient Technologies common stock may reinvest their dividends in additional shares once enrolled in the Sensient Technologies Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP), which is sponsored and administered by Wells Fargo Shareowner Services. You can reinvest all or a portion of your dividends without paying fees or commissions. Upon enrollment, you also have the option of purchasing additional Sensient shares through the plan. Contact Wells Fargo Shareowner Services at (800) 468-9716 for information.
Dividends on Sensient Technologies common stock have in the past been payable on or
about the first of March, June, September and December, after having been declared by the Board of
Directors. Dividend checks are mailed on the dividend payment date. If you do not receive your
dividend check on the date you normally expect it, please allow a few days for possible mail delay
before you report it to our transfer agent.
If you have not received your dividend check within 7 business days after the dividend
payment date, contact Wells Fargo Shareowner Services at (800) 468-9716. You may want to consider using
Dividend Direct Deposit.
Yes. With Direct Deposit, your Sensient Technologies dividends are automatically deposited
in your bank account on the dividend date. Direct Deposit eliminates problems with lost,
delayed or stolen checks and makes funds available for use immediately, with no waiting for the
check to clear. There is no cost to you for this service. An enrollment form can be obtained by
contacting Wells Fargo Shareowner services at (800) 468-9716 or the Company's Investor Relations
Department at (414) 347-3779.
For restricted stock matters, contact:
The Sensient Technologies annual report is available for download at
Sensient Technologies' SEC filings are available at
www.sensient.com/financial/sec.htm. If you would like a printed copy of the annual report or
other documents please write to:
The fiscal year ends on December 31.
Ernst & Young, LLP, certified public accountants.
Sensient's world headquarters is at:
Sensient was founded in 1882 as Meadow Springs Distillery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was
also known as Universal Foods until 2000 when it changed its name to more accurately reflect its businesses.