Allisha Elliott Sells 23,039 Shares of Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (NYSE:ST) Stock

Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (NYSE:ST) SVP Allisha Elliott sold 23,039 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $53.37, for a total value of $1,229,591.43. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of NYSE ST opened at $52.08 on Thursday. Sensata Technologies Holding PLC has a 52 week low of $40.78 and a 52 week high of $54.72. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $50.32 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $47.87. The company has a quick ratio of 2.33, a current ratio of 3.14 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.25. The company has a market cap of $8.42 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.27, a P/E/G ratio of 1.27 and a beta of 1.39.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.90. The firm had revenue of $849.72 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $858.24 million. Sensata Technologies had a return on equity of 22.78% and a net margin of 14.00%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.91 EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Sensata Technologies Holding PLC will post 3.54 EPS for the current year.

Several brokerages have commented on ST. ValuEngine upgraded Sensata Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 30th. Zacks Investment Research restated a “sell” rating on shares of Sensata Technologies in a research note on Saturday, November 2nd. Wolfe Research began coverage on Sensata Technologies in a research note on Tuesday, October 8th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $57.00 target price for the company. Oppenheimer downgraded Sensata Technologies from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 16th. Finally, Compass Point downgraded Sensata Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, November 1st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $52.48.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of ST. Nuveen Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Sensata Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $27,302,000. AQR Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Sensata Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $13,875,000. Impax Asset Management Group plc boosted its position in shares of Sensata Technologies by 18.0% during the 2nd quarter. Impax Asset Management Group plc now owns 1,424,936 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $69,822,000 after acquiring an additional 217,835 shares during the last quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group boosted its position in shares of Sensata Technologies by 23.2% during the 2nd quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 993,341 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $48,674,000 after acquiring an additional 186,944 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Point72 Asset Management L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Sensata Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $7,291,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 92.35% of the company’s stock.

Sensata Technologies Company Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding plc, through its subsidiary, Sensata Technologies Holding N.V., develops, manufactures, and sells a range of sensors and controls in the Americas, Asia, Europe, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Performance Sensing segment develops and manufactures pressure sensors, speed and position sensors, and temperature sensors.

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