Wall Street brokerages forecast that Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) will post $801.70 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V.’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $805.70 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $797.70 million. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. reported sales of $789.80 million in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 1.5%. The business is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th.

On average, analysts expect that Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. will report full-year sales of $801.70 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $3.24 billion to $3.26 billion. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the business will report sales of $3.33 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $3.32 billion to $3.35 billion. Zacks Investment Research’s sales averages are an average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V..

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.78 by $0.03. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. had a net margin of 8.91% and a return on equity of 26.18%. The company had revenue of $839.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $835.09 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.73 EPS. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V.’s revenue was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis.

Several research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Cowen and Company reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $45.00 target price on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Sunday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. increased their target price on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $53.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. increased their target price on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $48.00 to $49.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $49.00.

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In other Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. news, Director Thomas Wroe, Jr. sold 40,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.85, for a total transaction of $1,794,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 134,105 shares of company stock valued at $6,047,976. Insiders own 1.00% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in ST. Janus Henderson Group PLC raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 58,991.8% in the 2nd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 15,101,502 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $645,136,000 after purchasing an additional 15,075,946 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 3,675.0% in the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,923,922 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $215,028,000 after purchasing an additional 4,793,488 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 330.2% in the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 5,105,665 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $222,964,000 after purchasing an additional 3,918,865 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 106.4% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 3,204,903 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $136,915,000 after purchasing an additional 1,652,112 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Janus Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 11.5% in the 1st quarter. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 14,946,932 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $652,725,000 after purchasing an additional 1,540,719 shares during the last quarter.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) opened at 47.18 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.08 billion, a PE ratio of 28.25 and a beta of 1.45. The company’s 50-day moving average is $46.45 and its 200-day moving average is $44.23. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. has a 12 month low of $35.10 and a 12 month high of $47.26.

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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