Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:APTV) insider Kevin P. Clark acquired 22,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 6th. The shares were bought at an average price of $87.88 per share, with a total value of $1,977,300.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Shares of Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE APTV) traded down $0.12 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $88.77. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 3,522,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,908,031. The company has a quick ratio of 1.22, a current ratio of 1.62 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.35. Delphi Automotive PLC has a one year low of $86.16 and a one year high of $89.66. The firm has a market cap of $27,727.09, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.36, a PEG ratio of 1.21 and a beta of 1.39.

Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The auto parts company reported $1.66 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.56 by $0.10. The business had revenue of $4.33 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.10 billion. Delphi Automotive had a return on equity of 51.96% and a net margin of 9.37%. The company’s revenue was up 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.50 earnings per share. analysts predict that Delphi Automotive PLC will post 6.77 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 8th were issued a $0.29 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, November 7th. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.31%. Delphi Automotive’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 22.61%.

A number of brokerages recently commented on APTV. UBS began coverage on Delphi Automotive in a research note on Wednesday. They set a “neutral” rating for the company. Bank of America assumed coverage on Delphi Automotive in a research note on Wednesday. They set a “neutral” rating and a $57.00 price objective for the company. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on Delphi Automotive in a research report on Wednesday. They set a “hold” rating and a $86.00 price target for the company. Barclays assumed coverage on Delphi Automotive in a research report on Wednesday. They set an “overweight” rating and a $64.00 price target for the company. Finally, Robert W. Baird reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $128.00 price target (up previously from $110.00) on shares of Delphi Automotive in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Delphi Automotive presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $88.77.

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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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