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Billionaire Paul Singer Is Betting Big on Sensata (ST) Stock

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Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) stock is on the move Tuesday following news that billionaire Paul Singer is betting on the electrical component company.

Singer is collaborating with Sensata through his private equity firm Elliott Investment Management. This has Sensata agreeing to share information with the firm as they both seek “sustainable value creation” for the company’s shareholders.

To go along with this, Elliott Investment Management has appointed Phillip Eyler to the Sensata Board of Directors. He will join the company on July 1, 2024.

ST Stock Jumps on CEO Change

This change in Board seats comes as Sensata Technologies president and CEO Jeff Cote retires. This has him giving up his Board seat as well. Taking over as interim president and CEO is Martha Sullivan.

Sensata is conducting a search for a permanent CEO to replace Cote. It’s worth noting that Eyler will be on the CEO Search Committee. He will also join the Board’s Nominating and Governance Committee.

ST stock is up 10% on Tuesday morning with more than 6.8 million shares traded. That’s well above its daily average trading volume of about 1.9 million shares.

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On the date of publication, William White did not have (either directly or indirectly) any positions in the securities mentioned in this article. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the writer, subject to the InvestorPlace.com Publishing Guidelines.


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