Neuberger Berman Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) by 20.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 1,806,747 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after buying an additional 303,022 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC owned approximately 1.06% of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. worth $77,184,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Henderson Group PLC boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 4.1% in the first quarter. Henderson Group PLC now owns 25,556 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $1,116,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Thomas White International Ltd. acquired a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. during the first quarter valued at about $1,947,000. Sentry Investments Corp. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 180.7% in the first quarter. Sentry Investments Corp. now owns 1,100,400 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $48,054,000 after buying an additional 708,400 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers acquired a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. during the second quarter valued at about $7,016,000. Finally, AXA boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 34.2% in the first quarter. AXA now owns 554,089 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $24,197,000 after buying an additional 141,302 shares during the period.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) opened at 44.66 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $44.62 and its 200 day moving average price is $42.43. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. has a 12-month low of $35.10 and a 12-month high of $47.24. The company has a market capitalization of $7.65 billion, a PE ratio of 26.74 and a beta of 1.45.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 25th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.03. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. had a net margin of 8.91% and a return on equity of 26.18%. The business had revenue of $839.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $835.09 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.73 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. will post $3.17 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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ST has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. increased their price target on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $53.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. BidaskClub cut Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. Citigroup Inc. increased their price target on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $49.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating and set a $52.00 price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Friday, July 7th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $49.00.

In other news, Director Thomas Wroe, Jr. sold 45,000 shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.47, for a total transaction of $2,091,150.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Insiders have sold 134,105 shares of company stock valued at $6,047,976 over the last quarter. Insiders own 1.00% of the company’s stock.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. Company Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. is an 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. It produces a range of sensors and controls for applications, such as pressure sensors in automotive systems, thermal circuit breakers in aircraft, and bimetal current and temperature control devices.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST)

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