Why Are People Talking About Investing in Aptiv PLC (APTV)?

Shares of Aptiv PLC have moved 1.2% Friday, and are now trading at a price of $102.86. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a 1.0% change. Today's trading volume is 1,402,762 compared to the stock's average volume of 1,870,442.

Aptiv PLC engages in design, manufacture, and sale of vehicle components worldwide. Based in Dublin, Ireland the company has 160,000 full time employees and a market cap of $27,879,895,040.

The company is now trading -21.75% away from its average analyst target price of $131.45 per share. The 20 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $77.0 to $157.0, and on average give Aptiv PLC a rating of buy.

Over the last year, APTV shares have gone down by -5.4%, which represents a difference of -6.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $124.88 per share and its 52 week low is $77.96. With its gross margins declining an average -4.9% over the last 4 years, Aptiv PLC may not have a strong enough business to reverse this trend.

Date Reported Revenue ($ k) Cost of Revenue ($ k) Gross Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-12-31 17,489,000 14,854,000 15.07 -3.4
2021-12-31 15,618,000 13,182,000 15.6 5.05
2020-12-31 13,066,000 11,126,000 14.85 -19.42
2019-12-31 14,357,000 11,711,000 18.43 n/a
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