Adient PLC (NYSE:ADNT) Director Frederick A. Henderson purchased 4,000 shares of Adient stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 8th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $61.78 per share, with a total value of $247,120.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 5,715 shares in the company, valued at $353,072.70. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Adient PLC (NYSE ADNT) opened at $60.70 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $5,666.47, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.21, a P/E/G ratio of 0.76 and a beta of -2.76. Adient PLC has a 1-year low of $59.10 and a 1-year high of $86.42. The company has a current ratio of 1.02, a quick ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.78.

Adient (NYSE:ADNT) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 29th. The company reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.85 by ($0.79). The firm had revenue of $4.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.26 billion. Adient had a return on equity of 18.72% and a net margin of 3.19%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $2.12 earnings per share. analysts predict that Adient PLC will post 7.51 EPS for the current year.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on ADNT. Zacks Investment Research cut Adient from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 6th. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price objective on Adient to $70.00 and set a “sector perform” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 30th. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective on Adient from $85.00 to $99.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 5th. Barclays lifted their price objective on Adient to $85.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Friday, October 20th. Finally, UBS Group reduced their price objective on Adient from $98.00 to $95.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Adient presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $72.09.

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Adient Company Profile

Adient plc, formerly Adient Limited, is an automotive seating supplier. The Company designs, manufactures and markets a range of seating systems and components for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and light trucks, including vans, pick-up trucks, and sport/crossover utility vehicles. The Company operates through two segments: Seating and Interiors.

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