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$57.29
+0.79 (+1.40 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$56.27
Now: $57.29
$57.65
50-Day Range
$52.87
MA: $56.23
$59.37
52-Week Range
$18.25
Now: $57.29
$61.64
Volume1.35 million shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.03 billion
P/E Ratio93.92
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.57

Competitors

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) Vs. AME, KEYS, FTV, CGNX, MKSI, and MLAB

Should you be buying ST stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "process control instruments" are considered alternatives and competitors to Sensata Technologies, including AMETEK (AME), Keysight Technologies (KEYS), Fortive (FTV), Cognex (CGNX), MKS Instruments (MKSI), and Mesa Laboratories (MLAB).

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Sensata Technologies and AMETEK, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
AMETEK02802.80

Sensata Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. AMETEK has a consensus price target of $109.75, indicating a potential downside of 6.97%. Given AMETEK's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe AMETEK is more favorable than Sensata Technologies.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sensata Technologies and AMETEK's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.27$861.30 million$4.1928.16

AMETEK has higher revenue and earnings than Sensata Technologies. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than AMETEK, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Risk and Volatility

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, suggesting that its share price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

AMETEK beats Sensata Technologies on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Sensata Technologies and Keysight Technologies, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
Keysight Technologies02902.82

Sensata Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. Keysight Technologies has a consensus price target of $149.10, indicating a potential upside of 5.36%. Given Keysight Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Keysight Technologies is more favorable than Sensata Technologies.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Keysight Technologies' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
Keysight Technologies$4.22 billion6.24$627 million$4.3632.46

Keysight Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Sensata Technologies. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Keysight Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Keysight Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
Keysight Technologies14.85%25.76%11.84%

Risk and Volatility

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Keysight Technologies has a beta of 1.04, suggesting that its share price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.9% of Keysight Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Keysight Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Keysight Technologies beats Sensata Technologies on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and Fortive (NYSE:FTV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Sensata Technologies and Fortive, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
Fortive06702.54

Sensata Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. Fortive has a consensus price target of $77.2143, indicating a potential upside of 17.31%. Given Fortive's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Fortive is more favorable than Sensata Technologies.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Fortive's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
Fortive$7.32 billion3.03$738.90 million$3.4818.91

Fortive has higher revenue and earnings than Sensata Technologies. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Fortive, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Fortive's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
Fortive8.21%16.30%7.10%

Risk and Volatility

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fortive has a beta of 1.14, suggesting that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.7% of Fortive shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.6% of Fortive shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Fortive beats Sensata Technologies on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and Cognex (NASDAQ:CGNX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Sensata Technologies and Cognex, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
Cognex33402.10

Sensata Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. Cognex has a consensus price target of $68.7778, indicating a potential downside of 16.72%. Given Sensata Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Sensata Technologies is more favorable than Cognex.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Cognex's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
Cognex$725.63 million20.04$203.87 million$1.1671.20

Sensata Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Cognex. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cognex, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Cognex's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
Cognex24.72%13.45%9.64%

Risk and Volatility

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cognex has a beta of 1.64, suggesting that its share price is 64% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.5% of Cognex shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.2% of Cognex shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Sensata Technologies beats Cognex on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and dividends.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.0% of MKS Instruments shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of MKS Instruments shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MKS Instruments has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Sensata Technologies and MKS Instruments' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
MKS Instruments$1.90 billion4.79$140.39 million$4.5236.48

Sensata Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than MKS Instruments. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than MKS Instruments, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and MKS Instruments' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
MKS Instruments12.78%16.49%9.74%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Sensata Technologies and MKS Instruments, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
MKS Instruments02802.80

Sensata Technologies currently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. MKS Instruments has a consensus price target of $180.00, indicating a potential upside of 9.16%. Given MKS Instruments' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe MKS Instruments is more favorable than Sensata Technologies.

Summary

MKS Instruments beats Sensata Technologies on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) and Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, risk and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

94.9% of Sensata Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.5% of Mesa Laboratories shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Sensata Technologies shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.1% of Mesa Laboratories shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Sensata Technologies has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mesa Laboratories has a beta of 0.39, suggesting that its stock price is 61% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Mesa Laboratories' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sensata Technologies$3.45 billion2.62$282.71 million$3.5616.09
Mesa Laboratories$117.69 million11.86$1.35 million$4.2164.59

Sensata Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Mesa Laboratories. Sensata Technologies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mesa Laboratories, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sensata Technologies and Mesa Laboratories' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sensata Technologies3.22%14.00%5.04%
Mesa Laboratories-2.04%6.39%3.91%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Sensata Technologies and Mesa Laboratories, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sensata Technologies06912.69
Mesa Laboratories02002.00

Sensata Technologies presently has a consensus price target of $49.40, indicating a potential downside of 13.77%. Mesa Laboratories has a consensus price target of $273.50, indicating a potential upside of 0.58%. Given Mesa Laboratories' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Mesa Laboratories is more favorable than Sensata Technologies.

Summary

Sensata Technologies beats Mesa Laboratories on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Sensata Technologies Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
AMETEK logo
AME
AMETEK
2.0$117.97+2.0%$27.20 billion$5.16 billion31.21
Keysight Technologies logo
KEYS
Keysight Technologies
1.7$141.52+1.3%$26.33 billion$4.22 billion42.76Analyst Report
Fortive logo
FTV
Fortive
1.9$65.82+0.7%$22.19 billion$7.32 billion43.02Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Cognex logo
CGNX
Cognex
1.9$82.59+1.4%$14.54 billion$725.63 million77.92Insider Selling
MKS Instruments logo
MKSI
MKS Instruments
2.3$164.90+1.7%$9.11 billion$1.90 billion32.91
Mesa Laboratories logo
MLAB
Mesa Laboratories
1.5$271.91+1.5%$1.40 billion$117.69 million-388.44
Hurco Companies logo
HURC
Hurco Companies
1.3$31.43+0.2%$209.48 million$170.63 million136.66Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
FCUV
Focus Universal
0.6$3.56+0.0%$145.82 million$1.46 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
CLIR
ClearSign Technologies
0.9$4.73+0.2%$142.10 million$530,000.00-19.71Gap Down
SYPR
Sypris Solutions
0.8$4.12+7.5%$87.83 million$87.89 million41.20Gap Down
SMIT
Schmitt Industries
0.4$5.69+1.1%$21.63 million$4.19 million-7.11News Coverage
Gap Down
ELSE
Electro-Sensors
0.5$5.24+10.1%$17.82 million$8.26 million0.00
This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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