Analysts at UBS started coverage on shares of Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage set a “neutral” rating on the auto parts company’s stock.

Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Citigroup raised their target price on Delphi Automotive from $105.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Jefferies Group raised their target price on Delphi Automotive to $118.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $112.00 target price on Delphi Automotive and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating and issued a $107.00 target price (up previously from $99.00) on shares of Delphi Automotive in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Delphi Automotive from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, September 22nd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, fourteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $88.77.

Shares of Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) traded down $3.41 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $85.36. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,613,103 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,067,600. Delphi Automotive has a fifty-two week low of $85.18 and a fifty-two week high of $89.66. The company has a current ratio of 1.62, a quick ratio of 1.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.35. The company has a market cap of $27,727.09, a P/E ratio of 15.36, a P/E/G ratio of 1.21 and a beta of 1.39.

Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The auto parts company reported $1.66 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.56 by $0.10. Delphi Automotive had a return on equity of 51.96% and a net margin of 9.37%. The business had revenue of $4.33 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.10 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.50 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Delphi Automotive will post 6.77 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, insider Kevin P. Clark acquired 22,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 6th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $87.88 per share, with a total value of $1,977,300.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Gary L. Cowger sold 8,500 shares of Delphi Automotive stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $98.43, for a total value of $836,655.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 29,960 shares in the company, valued at $2,948,962.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 33,975 shares of company stock worth $3,437,370. 0.31% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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Delphi Automotive Company Profile

Aptiv PLC, formerly Delphi Automotive PLC, is a global technology company serving the automotive sector. The Company designs and manufactures vehicle components, and provides electrical and electronic and active safety technology solutions to the global automotive and commercial vehicle markets. The Company’s segments include Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Electronics & Safety.

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