After Reaching 52-Week High, Is Aptiv PLC (APTV)’s Near-Term Analysis Positive?

May 17, 2018 - By Calvin Voll

The stock of Aptiv PLC (NYSE:APTV) hit a new 52-week high and has $102.95 target or 5.00 % above today’s $98.05 share price. The 8 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $25.96 billion company. The 1-year high was reported on May, 17 by Barchart.com. If the $102.95 price target is reached, the company will be worth $1.30 billion more.
The 52-week high event is an important milestone for every stock because it shows very positive momentum and is time when buyers come in. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock.

The stock increased 0.19% or $0.185 during the last trading session, reaching $98.045. About 88,050 shares traded. Aptiv PLC (NYSE:APTV) has risen 26.72% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.17% the S&P500.

Analysts await Aptiv PLC (NYSE:APTV) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $1.37 earnings per share, down 19.88 % or $0.34 from last year’s $1.71 per share. APTV’s profit will be $362.73 million for 17.89 P/E if the $1.37 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.29 actual earnings per share reported by Aptiv PLC for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.20 % EPS growth.

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Aptiv PLC, together with its subsidiaries, manufacturers vehicle components; and provides electrical and electronic, powertrain, and safety technology solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets worldwide. The company has market cap of $25.96 billion. It operates through three divisions: Electrical/Electronic Architecture, Powertrain Systems, and Electronics and Safety. It has a 19.38 P/E ratio. The Electrical/Electronic Architecture segment offers complete design of the vehicle??s electrical architecture, including connectors, wiring assemblies and harnesses, electrical centers, and hybrid high voltage and safety distribution systems.

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