Shares of Aptiv PLC (NYSE:APTV) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the twenty-six brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eighteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $91.71.

APTV has been the subject of several recent research reports. Evercore ISI raised Aptiv from an “in-line” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $110.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, September 8th. Royal Bank of Canada upped their target price on Aptiv from $78.00 to $96.00 in a research report on Thursday, June 11th. Wolfe Research lowered Aptiv from an “outperform” rating to a “peer perform” rating and upped their target price for the company from $82.00 to $90.00 in a research report on Wednesday, August 19th. Morgan Stanley upped their target price on Aptiv from $63.00 to $150.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, September 18th. Finally, Nomura reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $76.00 target price on shares of Aptiv in a research report on Thursday, August 6th.

APTV opened at $86.40 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $23.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.20, a PEG ratio of 6.56 and a beta of 2.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.89, a quick ratio of 1.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55. Aptiv has a 12 month low of $29.22 and a 12 month high of $99.04. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $86.08 and a 200-day moving average price of $73.39.

Aptiv (NYSE:APTV) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 30th. The auto parts company reported ($1.10) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($1.43) by $0.33. The firm had revenue of $1.96 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.97 billion. Aptiv had a return on equity of 10.10% and a net margin of 13.63%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Aptiv will post 1.2 EPS for the current year.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. CSat Investment Advisory L.P. boosted its position in Aptiv by 120.2% during the first quarter. CSat Investment Advisory L.P. now owns 599 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $30,000 after purchasing an additional 327 shares in the last quarter. RMR Wealth Builders purchased a new position in Aptiv during the second quarter worth approximately $36,000. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC boosted its position in Aptiv by 7,142.9% during the second quarter. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC now owns 507 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $39,000 after purchasing an additional 500 shares in the last quarter. FIL Ltd boosted its position in Aptiv by 611.4% during the second quarter. FIL Ltd now owns 939 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $74,000 after purchasing an additional 807 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC boosted its position in Aptiv by 132.3% during the second quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC now owns 1,008 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $78,000 after purchasing an additional 574 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.68% of the company’s stock.

Aptiv Company Profile

Aptiv PLC, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufacturers vehicle components, and provides electrical, electronic, and safety technology solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets worldwide. It operates through two segment, Signal and Power Solutions, and Advanced Safety and User Experience.

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