Insider Selling: John A. Krol Sells 10,658 Shares of Delphi Automotive PLC Stock (DLPH)
Delphi Automotive PLC (NASDAQ:DLPH) Director John A. Krol sold 10,658 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.00, for a total transaction of $671,454.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 60,005 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,780,315. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Delphi Automotive PLC in a research note to investors on Friday, December 13th. They now have a $99.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $66.00. Separately, analysts at TheStreet upgraded shares of Delphi Automotive PLC to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Friday, December 6th. Finally, analysts at TheStreet upgraded shares of Delphi Automotive PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, November 28th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $64.91.
Delphi Automotive PLC (NASDAQ:DLPH) traded down 0.09% on Wednesday, hitting $62.944. The stock had a trading volume of 661,140 shares. Delphi Automotive PLC has a one year low of $37.46 and a one year high of $63.34. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $59.75 and its 200-day moving average is $57.25. The company has a market cap of $19.369 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.84.
Delphi Automotive PLC (NASDAQ:DLPH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 5th. The company reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $4.02 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.03 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.84 earnings per share. Delphi Automotive PLC’s revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Delphi Automotive PLC will post $4.32 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th. This is a boost from Delphi Automotive PLC’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.17.
Delphi Automotive PLC (NASDAQ:DLPH) is a global vehicle components manufacturer and provides electrical and electronic, powertrain, safety and thermal technology solutions to the global automotive and commercial vehicle markets.
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