Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) Director Paul B. Edgerley bought 200,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were bought at an average price of $47.47 per share, with a total value of $9,494,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE ST) traded up $0.03 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $47.81. The company had a trading volume of 761,701 shares, compared to its average volume of 851,239. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. has a 12-month low of $36.48 and a 12-month high of $50.83. The firm has a market cap of $8,190.00, a PE ratio of 15.31, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.49 and a beta of 1.46. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.49, a current ratio of 2.76 and a quick ratio of 2.04.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.01. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. had a return on equity of 25.75% and a net margin of 9.39%. The firm had revenue of $819.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $803.14 million. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.74 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts forecast that Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. will post 3.17 earnings per share for the current year.

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A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. QCM Cayman Ltd. increased its holdings in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter. QCM Cayman Ltd. now owns 5,210 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $223,000 after purchasing an additional 74 shares in the last quarter. Huntington National Bank increased its holdings in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 6.0% during the 2nd quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 2,885 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $123,000 after purchasing an additional 164 shares in the last quarter. Financial Counselors Inc. increased its holdings in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 11.4% during the 2nd quarter. Financial Counselors Inc. now owns 9,113 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $389,000 after purchasing an additional 931 shares in the last quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. increased its holdings in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 5.7% during the 3rd quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 20,510 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $986,000 after purchasing an additional 1,100 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Millie Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 2.1% during the 2nd quarter. Millie Capital Management LLC now owns 61,695 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $2,636,000 after purchasing an additional 1,294 shares in the last quarter.

Several equities analysts recently commented on the company. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Barclays PLC raised their target price on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $52.00 to $53.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and set a $55.00 target price on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. raised their target price on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $49.00 to $55.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $51.00.

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.

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