Exclusive: Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) Sentiment Worsened, Despite Downtrend

December 1, 2016 - By Marie Mckinney   ·   0 Comments

Exclusive: Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) Sentiment  Worsened,  Despite Downtrend

Sentiment for Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST)

Sensata Technologies Holding NV (NYSE:ST) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q2 2016. Its down -0.39, from 1.26 in 2016Q1. The ratio has worsened, as 130 hedge funds increased and opened new positions, while 103 sold and reduced their stock positions in Sensata Technologies Holding NV. The hedge funds in our partner’s database now have: 146.92 million shares, down from 150.03 million shares in 2016Q1. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Sensata Technologies Holding NV in their top 10 positions decreased from 10 to 8 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 39 Reduced: 64 Increased: 98 New Position: 32.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. is a global industrial technology company. The company has a market cap of $6.31 billion. The Firm is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of sensors and controls. It has a 15.47 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through two divisions: Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions.

The stock increased 1.03% or $0.38 during the last trading session, hitting $37.37. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) has declined 1.58% since April 28, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.51% the S&P500.

Analysts await Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $0.75 EPS, up 13.64% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.66 per share. ST’s profit will be $126.64 million for 12.46 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.74 actual EPS reported by Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.35% EPS growth.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Sensata Technologies B.V., through its subsidiaries, is a supplier of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. The Company produces a range of sensors and controls for mission critical applications, such as thermal circuit breakers in aircraft, pressure sensors in automotive systems, and bimetal current and temperature control devices in electric motors. Sensata’s products include pressure sensors, force sensors, position sensors, motor protectors, and thermal and magnetic-hydraulic circuit breakers and switches. It develops solutions for specific customer requirements or applications across automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications. Sensata Technologies B.V. is based in Almelo, the Netherlands.”

Tesuji Partners Llc holds 22.1% of its portfolio in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. for 10.00 million shares. Consulta Ltd owns 2.00 million shares or 8.85% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Stockbridge Partners Llc has 6.87% invested in the company for 3.76 million shares. The New York-based Marlowe Partners Lp has invested 6.5% in the stock. Ensemble Capital Management Llc, a California-based fund reported 599,785 shares.#img1#

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Sensata Technologies Holdings NV’s analysts are positive. Out of 12 Wall Street analysts rating Sensata Technologies Holdings NV, 6 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 6 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $36 while the high is $145. The stock’s average target of $46.50 is 24.43% above today’s ($37.37) share price. ST was included in 26 notes of analysts from July 30, 2015. On Monday, January 11 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. Barclays Capital maintained Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) on Monday, October 5 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, March 29. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, October 7 by Citigroup. The rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities on Thursday, February 4 to “Neutral”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Wednesday, February 3 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, November 13 by SunTrust. As per Friday, July 1, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by Citigroup. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of ST in a report on Wednesday, October 28 with “Sector Perform” rating.

ST Company Profile

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V., incorporated on December 22, 1988, is a global industrial technology company. The Firm is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of sensors and controls. The Firm operates through two divisions: Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Firm produces a range of sensors and controls for applications, such as thermal circuit breakers in aircraft, pressure sensors in automotive systems, and bimetal current and temperature control devices in electric motors. The Company’s sensors are devices that translate a physical phenomenon, such as pressure or position, into electronic signals that microprocessors or computer control systems can act upon. The Company’s controls are devices embedded within systems to protect them from excessive heat or current.

Another recent and important Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST) news was published by Prnewswire.com which published an article titled: “Research Reports Coverage on Scientific Instruments Stocks — Trimble, Sensata …” on November 30, 2016.

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