Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) COO Jeffrey J. Cote sold 13,311 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.03, for a total transaction of $652,638.33. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Jeffrey J. Cote also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, November 2nd, Jeffrey J. Cote sold 40,000 shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.38, for a total transaction of $1,935,200.00.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.80 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $819.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $803.14 million. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. had a return on equity of 25.75% and a net margin of 9.39%. The company’s revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.74 earnings per share.

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Several research firms recently commented on ST. Citigroup Inc. raised their price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from $49.00 to $55.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and issued a $55.00 price target on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Thursday, October 26th. 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. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $51.00.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 58,991.8% during the second quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 15,101,502 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $645,136,000 after purchasing an additional 15,075,946 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 4.1% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 13,794,761 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $589,311,000 after purchasing an additional 545,783 shares during the period. Franklin Resources Inc. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 0.4% during the second quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 12,143,935 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $518,787,000 after purchasing an additional 44,339 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 68.4% during the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 8,293,010 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $354,278,000 after purchasing an additional 3,369,088 shares during the period. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. by 18.2% during the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 4,720,010 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $201,639,000 after purchasing an additional 725,786 shares during the period.

About Sensata Technologies Holding N.V.

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.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST)

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