Robert W. Baird analyst Luke Junk maintained a Buy rating on TE Connectivity (TEL – Research Report) on July 27 and set a price target of $141.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $131.23.
According to TipRanks.com, Junk is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -4.4% and a 38.0% success rate. Junk covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Allison Transmission Holdings, Littelfuse, and BorgWarner.
Currently, the analyst consensus on TE Connectivity is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $141.73, implying a 9.4% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 12, Stifel Nicolaus also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $135.00 price target.
Based on TE Connectivity’s latest earnings release for the quarter ending March 31, the company reported a quarterly revenue of $4.01 billion and net profit of $560 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $3.74 billion and had a net profit of $506 million.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 63 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of TEL in relation to earlier this year.
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Switzerland-based TE Connectivity Ltd. designs, manufactures and sells connectivity and sensor solutions. The company, which was founded in 2000, operates through the following segments: Transportation Solutions, Industrial Solutions, and Communications Solutions.
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