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SGS SA

SGSN.S

Latest Trade

2,458.00CHF

Change

-45.00(-1.80%)

Volume

38,492

Today's Range

2,458.00

 - 

2,513.00

52 Week Range

2,151.00

 - 

2,697.00

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Pricing

Previous Close
2,503.00
Open
2,513.00
Volume
38,492
3M AVG Volume
0.54
Today's High
2,513.00
Today's Low
2,458.00
52 Week High
2,697.00
52 Week Low
2,151.00
Shares Out (MIL)
7.48
Market Cap (MIL)
18,596.57
Forward P/E
27.85
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

SGS SA at Sanford C Bernstein Strategic Decisions CEO Conference

Latest Developments

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SGS Acquires DMW Environmental Safety Ltd

SGS SA Says H1 Adjusted Operating Income Up 5.4% On Constant Currency Basis

SGS Acquires 20% Of Shares in Hong Kong’s Vircon Ltd

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About SGS SA

SGS SA is a Switzerland-based company that provides inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Inspection comprises checking the condition and weight of traded goods at transshipment, quality and quantity control, and compliance with regulatory requirements. Testing services are provided through a global network of testing facilities and test the quality, safety and performance of products against health, safety and regulatory standards. Certification services confirm if products, processes, systems or services are compliant with either national or international standards and regulations or customer defined standards. Verification focuses on ensuring that products and services comply with global standards and local regulations. Additionally, the Company offers training services through SGS Academy.

Industry

Business Services

Contact Info

Place des Alpes 1,

P.O. Box 2152

+41.22.7399111

http://www.sgs.com/

Executive Leadership

Peter Kalantzis

Acting Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Frankie Ng

Chief Executive Officer

Carla De Geyseleer

Chief Financial Officer

Olivier Coppey

Executive Vice President, Agriculture, Food and Life

Derick Govender

Executive Vice President, Minerals

Key Stats

3.23 mean rating - 22 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, CHF)

2016

6.0K

2017

6.3K

2018

6.7K

2019(E)

6.7K
EPS (CHF)

2016

82.910

2017

91.620

2018

95.170

2019(E)

88.256
Price To Earnings (TTM)
25.06
Price To Sales (TTM)
2.76
Price To Book (MRQ)
14.41
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
14.99
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
230.12
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
202.64
Return on Investment (TTM)
20.51
Return on Equity (TTM)
13.52

Latest News

BRIEF-SGS Acquires DMW Environmental Safety Ltd

* THE COMPANY EMPLOYS APPROXIMATELY 117 SKILLED PEOPLE, AND IS EXPECTED TO HAVE GENERATED REVENUES OF AROUND GBP 6.6 MILLION (CHF 8.1 MILLION) FOR THE YEAR ENDING JUNE 2019 Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

Inspections group SGS to slim workforce by 2,000 through natural attrition

Swiss inspections group SGS <SGSN.S> plans to trim its workforce by 2,000 across about 120 countries in a process of natural attrition rather than sudden cuts or corporate restructuring, company spokesman Daniel Rufenacht said on Thursday.

BRIEF-SGS SA Says H1 Adjusted Operating Income Up 5.4% On Constant Currency Basis

* SGS 2019 HALF YEAR RESULTS: TOTAL REVENUE GREW BY 3.9% AT CONSTANT CURRENCY TO CHF 3.3 BILLION

BRIEF-SGS Acquires 20% Of Shares in Hong Kong’s Vircon Ltd

* SGS ACQUIRES 20 PERCENT OF OUTSTANDING SHARES OF VIRCON LIMITED Source text: https://bit.ly/2xMIre3 Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS Acquires Assets And Operations Of Forensic Analytical Laboratories

* SGS ACQUIRES THE ASSETS AND OPERATIONS OF FORENSIC ANALYTICAL LABORATORIES, INC., CA, USA

BRIEF-SGS Acquires Majority Stake In Maine Pointe

* SAYS MAINE POINTE HAS A NETWORK OF APPROXIMATELY 200 CONSULTANTS AND GENERATED REVENUE OF MORE THAN USD 70 MILLION IN 2018 Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS Sells Petroleum Services Corporation To Aurora Capital Partners For $335 Mln

* SGS SELLS PETROLEUM SERVICES CORPORATION FOR USD 335 MILLION TO AURORA CAPITAL PARTNERS Source text for Eikon: [https://tinyurl.com/yxnfqdft] Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS Signes Agreement With TDM Aerospace For Certification And Testing Services

* TDM AEROSPACE SIGNED A PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH SGS FOR CERTIFICATION AND TESTING SERVICES.

BRIEF-SGS Acquires UK-Based Electronic Certificates Provider

* I2I IS THE LEADING PROVIDER OF ELECTRONIC CERTIFICATES OF ORIGIN IN THE UK

BRIEF-SGS Acquires Chemical Solutions Ltd

* SGS ACQUIRES CHEMICAL SOLUTIONS LTD., USA Source text: https://bit.ly/2VhNz8s Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS SA Acquires PT WLN Indonesia

* WLN IS A LEADING PROVIDER OF WATER, SOIL AND AIR TESTING SERVICES TO MULTIPLE INDUSTRIES ACROSS INDONESIA Source text for Eikon: [https://tinyurl.com/yxlolxfw] Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS SA Acquires Testing, Engineering And Consulting Services, Inc.

* SGS ACQUIRES TESTING, ENGINEERING AND CONSULTING SERVICES, INC., USA Source text for Eikon: [http://tinyurl.com/y4ylakm3] Further company coverage: (Reporting by Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS Announces New Members Of The Board Of Directors

* ELECTION OF MR. PETER KALANTZIS AS THE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR A TERM OF ONE YEAR ENDING ON THE DATE OF THE 2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Inspections group SGS names de Daniel finance chief

Swiss inspections group SGS on Wednesday named former Adecco Group executive Dominik de Daniel as chief financial officer as of mid-February.

BRIEF-SGS SA Says Dominik De Daniel Appointed New CFO

* DOMINIK DE DANIEL HAS BEEN APPOINTED CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER REPLACING CARLA DE GEYSELEER WHO HAS RESIGNED FROM HER POSITION

BRIEF-SGS Expands Its Glasgow, UK Facility

* SGS EXPANDS BIOLOGICS, VIRAL VACCINE, GENE AND CELL THERAPY TESTING CAPABILITIES AT ITS GLASGOW, UK FACILITY

Swiss testing firm SGS reports 2018 profit rises 3.5 pct

Switzerland's SGS said 2018 profit rose 3.5 percent, as the testing and inspection company said most businesses performed in line with expectations over the year.

BRIEF-SGS SA Completes Share Buyback Program

* REPURCHASED A TOTAL OF 105,895 REGISTERED SHARES FOR A TOTAL AMOUNT OF APPROXIMATELY CHF 249.9 MILLION, AT AN AVERAGE PURCHASE PRICE OF CHF 2,359.67 PER SHARE Source text: https://www.sgs.com/en/news/2018/12/sgs-completes-share-buyback-program Further company coverage:

BRIEF-SGS Announces Investment In Austria's Imprint Analytics

* SGS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE AN INVESTMENT IN IMPRINT ANALYTICS, AUSTRIA, AS PART OF A NEW STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Berlin Speed Desk)

BRIEF-SGS SA Says To Expand Bioanalytical Testing Capabilities In France

* SGS TO EXPAND BIOANALYTICAL TESTING CAPABILITIES IN FRANCE AT ITS POITIERS LABORATORY

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