Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the thirteen brokerages that are currently covering the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $43.89.

A number of brokerages have commented on ST. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. increased their price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV from $45.00 to $48.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. TheStreet cut shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 25th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Finally, Citigroup Inc. raised their target price on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV from $38.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) opened at 37.16 on Thursday. The company’s 50 day moving average is $37.42 and its 200-day moving average is $37.03. The firm has a market cap of $6.35 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.35 and a beta of 1.37. Sensata Technologies Holding NV has a 52-week low of $29.92 and a 52-week high of $46.90.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 25th. The company reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.01. Sensata Technologies Holding NV had a net margin of 13.19% and a return on equity of 27.16%. The business had revenue of $789.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $156 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.72 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts predict that Sensata Technologies Holding NV will post $2.87 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other Sensata Technologies Holding NV news, Director Michael J. Jacobson sold 7,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.71, for a total transaction of $270,970.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 1.00% of the company’s stock.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in ST. American National Bank raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 28,131.5% in the second quarter. American National Bank now owns 55,616 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,940,000 after buying an additional 55,419 shares in the last quarter. British Columbia Investment Management Corp raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 31.2% in the second quarter. British Columbia Investment Management Corp now owns 70,036 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,444,000 after buying an additional 16,673 shares in the last quarter. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 43.5% in the second quarter. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. now owns 11,625 shares of the company’s stock valued at $406,000 after buying an additional 3,525 shares in the last quarter. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC bought a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV during the first quarter valued at about $103,000. Finally, Sunriver Management LLC raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 96.0% in the first quarter. Sunriver Management LLC now owns 372,830 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,481,000 after buying an additional 182,592 shares in the last quarter. 97.98% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV Company Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. is a global industrial technology company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of sensors and controls. The Company operates through two segments: Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Company produces a range of sensors and controls for applications, such as thermal circuit breakers in aircraft, pressure sensors in automotive systems, and bimetal current and temperature control devices in electric motors.

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