Todd Asset Management LLC Has $18.95 Million Position in Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (NYSE:ST)

Todd Asset Management LLC increased its position in Sensata Technologies Holding PLC (NYSE:ST) by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 386,663 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after buying an additional 1,196 shares during the quarter. Todd Asset Management LLC owned 0.24% of Sensata Technologies worth $18,946,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 40.6% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,862,505 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $83,506,000 after buying an additional 538,229 shares during the period. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 3.5% during the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 1,542,401 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $69,111,000 after buying an additional 52,630 shares during the period. Strs Ohio boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 20.4% during the 1st quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 7,444 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $335,000 after buying an additional 1,260 shares during the period. Investors Research Corp bought a new stake in shares of Sensata Technologies during the 1st quarter worth $27,000. Finally, Brinker Capital Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Sensata Technologies by 19.2% during the 1st quarter. Brinker Capital Inc. now owns 52,665 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $2,371,000 after buying an additional 8,491 shares during the period. 92.28% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

In other news, EVP Steven Beringhause sold 26,417 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.27, for a total value of $1,248,731.59. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Thomas Wroe, Jr. sold 2,666 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.71, for a total transaction of $119,196.86. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.00% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Several analysts recently issued reports on ST shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Sensata Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. SunTrust Banks set a $53.00 price objective on shares of Sensata Technologies and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Evercore ISI initiated coverage on shares of Sensata Technologies in a report on Wednesday, June 5th. They issued an “in-line” rating and a $50.00 price target for the company. Morgan Stanley reduced their price target on shares of Sensata Technologies from $45.00 to $44.00 and set an “underweight” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Finally, Longbow Research downgraded shares of Sensata Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $45.84 price target for the company. in a report on Monday, June 17th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $51.68.

Sensata Technologies stock traded down $1.25 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $43.51. The company had a trading volume of 533,003 shares, compared to its average volume of 950,583. The company has a quick ratio of 2.35, a current ratio of 3.13 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.24. Sensata Technologies Holding PLC has a 52 week low of $40.78 and a 52 week high of $55.94. The company has a 50 day moving average of $46.42 and a 200-day moving average of $47.50. The firm has a market cap of $7.22 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.92, a PEG ratio of 1.03 and a beta of 1.42.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.94 by ($0.01). Sensata Technologies had a net margin of 16.16% and a return on equity of 23.71%. The company had revenue of $883.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $898.90 million. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.93 earnings per share. Sensata Technologies’s revenue for the quarter was down 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Sensata Technologies Holding PLC will post 3.7 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Sensata Technologies 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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