JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) by 119.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 892,040 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 486,427 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. owned 0.52% of Sensata Technologies Holding NV worth $31,122,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ST. Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 0.6% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 92,073 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,212,000 after buying an additional 561 shares in the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. bought a new position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV during the second quarter valued at about $1,454,000. Honeywell International Inc. raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 30.2% in the second quarter. Honeywell International Inc. now owns 438,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,296,000 after buying an additional 101,700 shares in the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 34.7% in the second quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 64,197 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,240,000 after buying an additional 16,542 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC raised its position in Sensata Technologies Holding NV by 30.1% in the second quarter. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC now owns 18,255 shares of the company’s stock valued at $637,000 after buying an additional 4,220 shares in the last quarter. 88.58% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) traded down 1.183% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $38.015. The company had a trading volume of 477,666 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $6.49 billion, a PE ratio of 16.315 and a beta of 1.44. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $38.19 and its 200-day moving average price is $37.05. Sensata Technologies Holding NV has a 12-month low of $29.92 and a 12-month high of $49.73.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 26th. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.01. The business earned $827.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $823.41 million. Sensata Technologies Holding NV had a return on equity of 28.65% and a net margin of 12.92%. Sensata Technologies Holding NV’s quarterly revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.73 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that Sensata Technologies Holding NV will post $2.88 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on ST shares. Bank of America Corp. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $50.00 price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV in a research report on Monday, July 18th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Sensata Technologies Holding NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $48.00 price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding NV in a research report on Thursday, September 8th. Citigroup Inc. raised their price target on Sensata Technologies Holding NV from $38.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reduced their price target on Sensata Technologies Holding NV from $40.00 to $38.00 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 1st. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Sensata Technologies Holding NV has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $45.73.

In related news, Director Michael J. Jacobson sold 7,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.71, for a total value of $270,970.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. 1.00% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Sensata Technologies Holding NV Company Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. is a global 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. The Company produces a range of sensors and controls for applications, such as thermal circuit breakers in aircraft, pressure sensors in automotive systems, and bimetal current and temperature control devices in electric motors.

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