On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.27% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.05% in the last 1 week, and is up 2.76% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $37.93 and $37.78 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $38.38. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $37.94, notching a gain of 1.15% for the day. The total traded volume was 970,588 . The stock had closed at $37.51 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.02% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.09%. Sensata Technologies Holding NV is up 7.11% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -17.63%.
Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (ST) : The consensus price target for Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (ST) is $47.1 for the short term with a standard deviation of $4.01. The most optimist securities analyst among the 10 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $53, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $38.
Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. is a global industrial technology company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of sensors and controls. The Companys operating segments include Sensors segment and Controls segment. The Company produce 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 Companys sensors are customized devices that translate a physical phenomenon, such as force or position, into electronic signals that microprocessors or computer-based control systems can act upon. Its controls are customized devices embedded within systems to protect them from heat or current. The Companys products include low-, medium- and high-pressure sensors, temperature sensors, speed sensors, position sensors, force sensors, motor protectors, and thermal and magnetic-hydraulic circuit breakers and switches.