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BorgWarner (BWA) Competitors

$36.50
-0.37 (-1.00%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)

BWA vs. GNTX, LEA, ALSN, MOD, DORM, LCII, MGA, VC, ADNT, and XPEV

Should you be buying BorgWarner stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of BorgWarner include Gentex (GNTX), Lear (LEA), Allison Transmission (ALSN), Modine Manufacturing (MOD), Dorman Products (DORM), LCI Industries (LCII), Magna International (MGA), Visteon (VC), Adient (ADNT), and XPeng (XPEV). These companies are all part of the "auto/tires/trucks" sector.

BorgWarner vs.

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) and BorgWarner (NYSE:BWA) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, community ranking, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

Gentex pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. BorgWarner pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Gentex pays out 25.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. BorgWarner pays out 16.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

86.8% of Gentex shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.7% of BorgWarner shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Gentex shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of BorgWarner shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, Gentex had 5 more articles in the media than BorgWarner. MarketBeat recorded 12 mentions for Gentex and 7 mentions for BorgWarner. Gentex's average media sentiment score of 1.10 beat BorgWarner's score of 0.85 indicating that BorgWarner is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Gentex
6 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
BorgWarner
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

BorgWarner has higher revenue and earnings than Gentex. BorgWarner is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Gentex, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gentex$2.30B3.45$428.40M$1.8918.17
BorgWarner$14.20B0.59$625M$2.6413.83

Gentex currently has a consensus price target of $37.83, suggesting a potential upside of 10.14%. BorgWarner has a consensus price target of $43.76, suggesting a potential upside of 19.90%. Given Gentex's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe BorgWarner is more favorable than Gentex.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Gentex
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
BorgWarner
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.59

Gentex has a beta of 0.98, meaning that its stock price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BorgWarner has a beta of 1.3, meaning that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Gentex has a net margin of 18.77% compared to Gentex's net margin of 4.02%. BorgWarner's return on equity of 19.19% beat Gentex's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Gentex18.77% 19.19% 16.93%
BorgWarner 4.02%15.33%6.62%

BorgWarner received 248 more outperform votes than Gentex when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 61.55% of users gave Gentex an outperform vote while only 59.23% of users gave BorgWarner an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
GentexOutperform Votes
413
61.55%
Underperform Votes
258
38.45%
BorgWarnerOutperform Votes
661
59.23%
Underperform Votes
455
40.77%

Summary

BorgWarner beats Gentex on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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BWA vs. The Competition

MetricBorgWarnerMotor vehicle parts & accessories IndustryAuto SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$8.32B$3.34B$14.16B$18.16B
Dividend Yield1.19%4.16%2.44%3.43%
P/E Ratio13.8315.4310.7526.10
Price / Sales0.597.7311.9610.75
Price / Cash5.848.6518.4915.96
Price / Book1.382.492.305.17
Net Income$625M$191.46M$1.30B$974.43M
7 Day Performance-2.67%-3.13%-1.35%0.09%
1 Month Performance10.31%10.45%6.09%5.63%
1 Year Performance-23.38%-5.66%-10.77%21.91%

BorgWarner Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GNTX
Gentex
4.3704 of 5 stars
$34.35
-0.2%
$37.83
+10.1%
+22.7%$7.94B$2.30B18.176,245Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
LEA
Lear
4.9216 of 5 stars
$128.20
-0.5%
$161.44
+25.9%
+2.5%$7.28B$23.47B13.98186,600Dividend Announcement
ALSN
Allison Transmission
3.5001 of 5 stars
$75.10
-0.9%
$71.71
-4.5%
+52.2%$6.57B$3.04B10.033,700Positive News
MOD
Modine Manufacturing
3.4024 of 5 stars
$101.50
-0.8%
$97.67
-3.8%
+377.9%$5.35B$2.42B23.9411,300Gap Down
DORM
Dorman Products
2.7975 of 5 stars
$91.98
-0.1%
$103.00
+12.0%
+6.6%$2.85B$1.93B18.513,872
LCII
LCI Industries
3.4916 of 5 stars
$110.18
-1.7%
$104.80
-4.9%
-0.5%$2.85B$3.78B29.9411,700Dividend Announcement
MGA
Magna International
4.63 of 5 stars
$46.50
-1.2%
$60.00
+29.0%
-11.8%$13.36B$42.80B13.21179,000
VC
Visteon
4.9975 of 5 stars
$112.49
-0.8%
$141.75
+26.0%
-18.7%$3.10B$3.92B6.4310,000Positive News
ADNT
Adient
4.8307 of 5 stars
$28.21
-2.3%
$39.25
+39.1%
-20.4%$2.53B$15.40B17.3170,000Positive News
XPEV
XPeng
1.6108 of 5 stars
$8.77
+5.9%
$17.48
+99.3%
-2.8%$8.26B$4.32B-5.2213,550News Coverage
Gap Up
High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:BWA) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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