BMO Capital Markets set a $42.00 price target on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock.

Several other brokerages have also recently commented on ST. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. upped their target price on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $53.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Wednesday. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $50.00 target price (up from $46.00) on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Wednesday. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a buy rating and issued a $51.00 target price (up from $48.00) on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Wednesday. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $49.00 and gave the company a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday. Finally, BidaskClub cut Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $49.25.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (ST) traded down 0.20% on Wednesday, reaching $44.93. 1,847,274 shares of the company traded hands. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.69 billion, a PE ratio of 26.90 and a beta of 1.45. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $43.54 and a 200-day moving average of $41.98. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. has a one year low of $35.10 and a one year high of $47.24.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 25th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.03. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. had a return on equity of 26.18% and a net margin of 8.91%. The company had revenue of $839.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $835.09 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.73 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts anticipate that Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. will post $3.16 EPS for the current year.

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In other Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. news, Director Thomas Wroe, Jr. sold 3,685 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.68, for a total transaction of $149,905.80. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 12,620 shares in the company, valued at approximately $513,381.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Insiders sold 137,790 shares of company stock worth $6,197,882 over the last quarter. 1.00% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Huntington National Bank boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 37.2% in the first quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 2,721 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $119,000 after buying an additional 738 shares during the last quarter. Ledyard National Bank boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 21.1% in the first quarter. Ledyard National Bank now owns 4,300 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $188,000 after buying an additional 750 shares during the last quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 4.2% in the first quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 4,557 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $186,000 after buying an additional 185 shares during the last quarter. Everett Harris & Co. CA acquired a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. during the first quarter worth about $201,000. Finally, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC acquired a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. during the first quarter worth about $204,000.

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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