ST Stock Overview
Sensata Technologies Holding plc develops, manufactures, and sells sensors, sensor-based solutions, controls, and other products in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and internationally.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$44.94|
|52 Week High||US$65.58|
|52 Week Low||US$42.67|
|1 Month Change||-8.96%|
|3 Month Change||-21.37%|
|1 Year Change||-21.80%|
|3 Year Change||1.77%|
|5 Year Change||10.96%|
|Change since IPO||142.92%|
Recent News & Updates
Sensata Technologies Holding (NYSE:ST) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet
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|ST||US Electrical||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ST underperformed the US Electrical industry which returned -20.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ST underperformed the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.
|ST Average Weekly Movement||5.1%|
|Electrical Industry Average Movement||11.3%|
|Market Average Movement||7.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: ST is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ST's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Sensata Technologies Holding plc develops, manufactures, and sells sensors, sensor-based solutions, controls, and other products in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Performance Sensing segment develops and manufactures sensors, high-voltage contactors, and other solutions used in mission-critical systems and applications, such as tire pressure monitoring, thermal management, electrical protection, regenerative braking, powertrain (engine/transmission), and exhaust management.
Sensata Technologies Holding Fundamentals Summary
|ST fundamental statistics|
Is ST overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ST income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$2.55b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.12|
|Net Profit Margin||8.62%|
How did ST perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.0%Current Dividend Yield
Is Sensata Technologies Holding undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ST ($44.94) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($74.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ST is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.2x) compared to the US Electrical industry average (17.9x).
PE vs Market: ST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.2x) compared to the US market (15.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ST is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ST's PB Ratio (2.3x) is in line with the US Electrical industry average.
How is Sensata Technologies Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 20 analysts?
Future Growth Score3/6
Future Growth Score 3/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ST's forecast earnings growth (36.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: ST's earnings (36.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ST's revenue (7.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ST's revenue (7.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ST's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.1%).
How has Sensata Technologies Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ST has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ST's current net profit margins (8.6%) are higher than last year (6.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ST's earnings have declined by 8.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ST's earnings growth over the past year (58.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-8.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ST earnings growth over the past year (58.5%) exceeded the Electrical industry 34%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ST's Return on Equity (10.8%) is considered low.
How is Sensata Technologies Holding's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ST's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($840.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: ST's short term assets ($3.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ST's net debt to equity ratio (85%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ST's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 159.7% to 137.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ST's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (11.8%).
Interest Coverage: ST's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.4x coverage).
What is Sensata Technologies Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 1/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ST's dividend (0.98%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.58%).
High Dividend: ST's dividend (0.98%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.11%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether ST's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if ST's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (20.1%), ST's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jeff Cote (54 yo)
Mr. Jeffrey J. Cote, also known as Jeff, CPA, has been the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Sensata Technologies B.V. since July 2012 and November 2015 respectively. Mr. Cote serves...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jeff's total compensation ($USD6.80M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD8.23M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jeff's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: ST's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ST's board of directors are considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sensata Technologies Holding plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sensata Technologies Holding plc
- Ticker: ST
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1916
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: US$7.052b
- Shares outstanding: 156.92m
- Website: https://www.sensata.com
Number of Employees
- Sensata Technologies Holding plc
- 529 Pleasant Street
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/21 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.