Sensata Technologies Holding plc’s stock (ST) continues to rise above its goal

As of right now, Sensata Technologies Holding plc [ST] is trading at $46.58, up 0.52%. One of the good ways to gauge the recent performance is if the stock’s short-term value is rising or falling. The ST shares have gain 3.88% over the last week, with a monthly amount glided 13.92%, and seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.

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From an analyst’s perspective:

Sensata Technologies Holding plc [NYSE: ST] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on November 22, 2022, when Jefferies upgraded its rating to a Buy and also boosted its price target to $54 from $43. Previously, Wolfe Research upgraded its rating to Outperform on June 22, 2022, and kept the price target unchanged to $55. On February 14, 2022, upgrade upgraded it’s rating to Buy and revised its price target to $68 on the stock. Robert W. Baird downgraded its rating to a Neutral but stick to its price target of $67 on January 14, 2022. Evercore ISI downgraded its rating to a In-line and reduced its price target to $63 on December 14, 2021. JP Morgan downgraded its rating to Neutral for this stock on October 18, 2021, and downed its price target to $65. In a note dated September 21, 2021, UBS initiated an Neutral rating and iterated a target price of $63 on this stock.

Through the last year, Sensata Technologies Holding plc’s stock price ranged from $36.64 to $59.53. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $52.69 within the next 12 months. Sensata Technologies Holding plc [NYSE: ST] shares were valued at $46.58 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 13.12% based on the average ST price forecast.

Analyzing the ST fundamentals

For Sensata Technologies Holding plc, (ST), the latest quarter sales were 1.03 billion, which represents an 7.10% increase. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at +29.20% with Operating Margin at +16.19%, Pretax Margin comes in at +10.86%, and Net Margin reading is +9.54%.

Before buying any particular stock, readers tend to pay close attention to the indicators that support and create resistance. The company’s stock is currently sitting at 45.84 points at the first support level, and at 45.09 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 47.05, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 47.51.

Sensata Technologies Holding plc [ST] reported earnings per share of $0.85 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 9/29/2022. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of $0.85/share, meaning a difference of $0 and a surprise factor of 0.00%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 6/29/2022 were $0.83 per share as compared to estimates of $0.83 per share, a difference of $0 representing a surprise of 0.00%.

Ratios To Look Out For

It is important to note that Sensata Technologies Holding plc [NYSE:ST] has a current ratio of 3.00. Also, the Quick Ratio is 2.98, while the Cash Ratio stands at 2.04. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 2.58, the price to book ratio is 3.15 and the P/E (TTM) ratio is 23.63.

Transactions by insiders

We now turn our attention to insider trading, which in the past 3 months has resulted in 1 insider buyings of 198,000 shares and 2 insider sellings of 198,867 shares. Recent insider trading involved COTE JEFFREY J, CEO and President, that happened on Jan 12 when 41816.0 shares were sold. VP, Chief Accounting Officer, Freve Maria G completed a deal on Dec 15 to sell 867.0 shares. Meanwhile, Director Sullivan Martha N. sold 0.2 million shares on Nov 08.