Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (ST) Holdings Lifted by Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC

Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC grew its position in Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (NYSE:ST) by 15.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 76,513 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,505 shares during the period. Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC’s holdings in Sensata Technologies were worth $3,791,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of ST. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 1,174.4% in the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 44,580 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $2,309,000 after acquiring an additional 41,082 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 1.0% in the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,139,701 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $59,071,000 after acquiring an additional 11,543 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP bought a new position in shares of Sensata Technologies in the first quarter valued at approximately $132,000. UBS Group AG boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 5.9% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 118,974 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $6,166,000 after acquiring an additional 6,658 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Jane Street Group LLC bought a new position in shares of Sensata Technologies in the first quarter valued at approximately $564,000.

ST stock opened at $43.21 on Friday. Sensata Technologies Holding PLC has a 12 month low of $43.05 and a 12 month high of $57.40. The company has a market cap of $7.57 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.76, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 1.60. The company has a quick ratio of 2.65, a current ratio of 3.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.29.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, July 24th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.93. Sensata Technologies had a net margin of 13.09% and a return on equity of 25.09%. The business had revenue of $914.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $906.90 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.81 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts predict that Sensata Technologies Holding PLC will post 3.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on ST shares. Morgan Stanley cut shares of Sensata Technologies from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating and decreased their price objective for the company from $55.00 to $47.00 in a report on Monday, September 17th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sensata Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $61.00 price objective for the company in a report on Saturday, August 4th. ValuEngine cut shares of Sensata Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, October 4th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $69.00 price objective on shares of Sensata Technologies in a report on Tuesday, September 11th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity started coverage on shares of Sensata Technologies in a report on Friday, August 3rd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $70.00 price objective for the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Sensata Technologies presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $59.00.

In related news, EVP Jeffrey J. Cote sold 570 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.00, for a total value of $28,500.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, EVP Steven Beringhause sold 20,253 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $54.81, for a total transaction of $1,110,066.93. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 64,070 shares of company stock valued at $3,527,776. Company insiders own 2.00% of the company’s stock.

Sensata Technologies Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding PLC would be operating as a holding company for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. that develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls in the Americas, Asia, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Performance Sensing segment supplies pressure sensors, speed and position sensors, temperature sensors, and pressure switches.

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