Stock Price of Amphenol Corporation (APH) Increases 1.94%

Amphenol Corporations in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 1.07% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 11.8% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 38.82% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Amphenol Corporation has a positive value of 16.22 compared to overall market. Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) has climbed 1.94% in the past week and advanced 0.97% in the last 4 weeks. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.12% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.84% in the last 4 weeks.

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $68.24 and hit $68.935 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $68.77, with a gain of 0.7% or 0.48 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,116,403 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $69.25 and the company has a market cap of $21,214 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $48.475 .

Amphenol Corporation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.72. The company had revenue of $1615.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1611.79 million. The companys revenue was up 12.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.63 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Nov 30, 2016 to Top Pick, Raises Price Target to $ 71 from a previous price target of $69 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 1, 2016, Michael R. Ivas (VP and Controller) sold 17,500 shares at 66.01 per share price.On Oct 28, 2016, Craig A Lampo (SR VP & CFO) sold 25,000 shares at 66.19 per share price.On Oct 28, 2016, Richard Adam Norwitt (President & CEO) sold 295,000 shares at 66.17 per share price.

Amphenol Corporation is one of the worlds largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and flat-ribbon cable. The primary end markets for the companys products are communication systems for the converging technologies of voice, video and data communications, commercial and military aerospace electronics applications, and industrial factory automation equipment and automotive and mass transportation applications.


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