Meritor Company Profile (NYSE:MTOR)

About Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)

Meritor logoMeritor, Inc. is a supplier of a range of integrated systems, modules and components to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the aftermarket for the commercial vehicle, transportation and industrial sectors. The Company's segments include Commercial Truck & Industrial and Aftermarket & Trailer. The Commercial Truck & Industrial segment supplies drivetrain systems and components, including axles, drivelines and braking and suspension systems, for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, off-highway, military, construction, bus and coach, fire and emergency and other applications in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific. The Commercial Truck & Industrial segment also includes the Company's aftermarket businesses in Asia Pacific and South America. The Aftermarket & Trailer segment supplies axles, brakes, drivelines, suspension parts and other replacement and remanufactured parts to commercial vehicle aftermarket customers in North America and Europe.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:MTOR
  • CUSIP: 59001K10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.31423 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 88,566,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $24.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.02
  • 52 Week Range: $9.84 - $27.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.22
  • P/E Growth: 0.68
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.15 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.74
  • Book Value: ($0.95) per share
  • Price / Book: -27.87
  • EBITDA: $255 million
  • Net Margins: 17.03%
  • Return on Equity: -106.67%
  • Return on Assets: 5.68%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -19.50%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.76%
  • Average Volume: 1.58 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.3
  • Short Ratio: 8.49

Frequently Asked Questions for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)

What is Meritor's stock symbol?

Meritor trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MTOR."

How were Meritor's earnings last quarter?

Meritor, Inc. (NYSE:MTOR) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.20. The business had revenue of $920 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $846.19 million. Meritor had a negative return on equity of 106.67% and a net margin of 17.03%. The company's revenue was up 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.57 EPS. View Meritor's Earnings History.

When will Meritor make its next earnings announcement?

Meritor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Meritor.

What guidance has Meritor issued on next quarter's earnings?

Meritor issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ~$1.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.44. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.15 billion.

Where is Meritor's stock going? Where will Meritor's stock price be in 2017?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Meritor's shares. Their predictions range from $21.50 to $37.00. On average, they expect Meritor's share price to reach $25.56 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Meritor.

What are analysts saying about Meritor stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Meritor stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Quarterly earnings estimates for Meritor have been going up of late. The company has gained new businesses and customers, which is poised to benefit its financials. It is also planning to launch 20 new products over the next 3 years and aims to achieve a revenue growth of 20% above the market, cumulatively and an increase of $1.25 per share in earnings. Moreover, Meritor’s continuous share repurchase programs are set to lower its interest expenses and improve its debt ratios, leading to a boost in shareholders’ return." (7/25/2017)
  • 2. Stifel Nicolaus analysts commented, "Our upgrade is primarily a reflection of incorporating higher assumptions for production of heavy and medium duty commercial vehicles into our models. Specifically, we are increasing our Class 8 production estimates for 2018 and 2019 from 210,000 and 250,000 units to 230,000 and 265,000 units, respectively. Meanwhile, we are maintaining our 2017 Class 8 production forecast at an even 200,000 units, reflective of only tepid Class 8 orders the past several months. The increases to our 2018 and 2019 production estimates reflect a combination of improving economic and industry factors, including expected impact from electronic logging devices. For detail on our current high-level thoughts, see today's industry report." (1/26/2017)

Who are some of Meritor's key competitors?

Who are Meritor's key executives?

Meritor's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William R. Newlin, Independent Chairman of the Board, Lead Director
  • Jeffrey A. Craig, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Kevin A. Nowlan, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Joseph A. Plomin, President - International
  • Robert H. Speed, President, Aftermarket & Trailer and Chief Procurement Officer
  • Chris Villavarayan, President, Americas
  • April Miller Boise, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Paul Bialy, Vice President, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
  • Timothy J. Heffron, Chief Information Officer, Vice President- Human Resource
  • Jan A. Bertsch, Director

Who owns Meritor stock?

Meritor's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.06%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.06%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Meritor stock include Ivor J Evans, Jeffrey A Craig, Joseph A Plomin, Kevin Nowlan, Paul Bialy, Robert H Speed, Timothy J Heffron, Victoria J Bridges, William J Lyons and William R Newlin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Meritor.

Who bought Meritor stock? Who is buying Meritor stock?

Meritor's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Meritor stock in the last two years include William J Lyons and William R Newlin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meritor.

How do I buy Meritor stock?

Shares of Meritor can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Meritor's stock price today?

One share of Meritor stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.48.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Meritor (NYSE MTOR)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  126 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  223 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  349
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Meritor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $25.56 (3.46% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Price Target History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$21.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2017Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/19/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$23.00 -> $37.00HighView Rating Details
9/12/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$19.00 -> $22.00LowView Rating Details
9/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $21.50LowView Rating Details
9/12/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$25.00 -> $26.00MediumView Rating Details
9/5/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$25.00LowView Rating Details
9/4/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$23.00LowView Rating Details
6/28/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$6.50 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
3/3/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Earnings by Quarter for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Meritor (NYSE MTOR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017$0.41N/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2017Q3 2017$0.44$0.64$846.19 million$920.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2017Q2 2017$0.36$0.35$785.42 million$806.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q117$0.19$0.25$721.43 million$699.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/16/2016Q416$0.28$0.34$747.98 million$728.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q316$0.43$0.57$841.79 million$841.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q216$0.41$0.41$836.91 million$821.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q116$0.37$0.33$843.61 million$809.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q415$0.30$0.39$866.66 million$853.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q315$0.33$0.41$913.69 million$909.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q215$0.32$0.41$946.57 million$864.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$0.29$0.35$905.85 million$879.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q414$0.16$0.35$919.71 million$933.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q314$0.15$0.28$974.85 million$986.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q214$0.09$0.22$920.24 million$962.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q114$0.06$0.12$922.07 million$907.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q413$0.10$0.11$965.84 million$909.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q3 2013$0.19$0.34$1.02 billion$993.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013$0.04$0.06$912.60 million$908.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q1 2013$0.04($0.11)$940.73 million$891.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2012Q412$0.19$0.32$1.01 billion$986.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.39$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.26$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.16$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.25$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.30$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.36 EPS


Dividend History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.87%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.23%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/8/2017Robert H SpeedSVPSell4,192$19.23$80,612.16View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017William R. NewlinDirectorBuy5,934$16.84$99,928.56View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Ivor J EvansDirectorSell160,925$15.00$2,413,875.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Timothy J HeffronSVPSell6,000$15.07$90,420.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2017Timothy J. HeffronSVPSell2,800$15.15$42,420.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017Kevin NowlanCFOSell5,250$12.70$66,675.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Victoria J. BridgesDirectorSell3,868$12.95$50,090.60View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Ivor J. EvansDirectorSell238,077$12.44$2,961,677.88View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Jeffrey A. CraigCEOSell108,780$12.44$1,353,223.20View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Kevin NowlanCFOSell22,796$12.45$283,810.20View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Paul BialyVPSell2,740$12.44$34,085.60View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Timothy J. HeffronSVPSell14,005$12.45$174,362.25View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016William J LyonsDirectorBuy2,799$8.01$22,419.99View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Jeffrey A CraigCEOSell19,496$10.34$201,588.64View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Joseph A PlominInsiderSell4,323$10.34$44,699.82View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Kevin NowlanCFOSell1,858$10.35$19,230.30View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Paul BialyVPSell2,655$10.32$27,399.60View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015William J LyonsDirectorBuy1,920$13.71$26,323.20View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015William R NewlinDirectorBuy18,670$13.34$249,057.80View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Jeffrey A CraigCOOSell34,400$13.98$480,912.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Kevin NowlanCFOSell3,200$13.98$44,736.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014William J LyonsDirectorBuy1,868$13.59$25,386.12View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014William LyonsDirectorBuy5,576$13.40$74,718.40View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014William NewlinDirectorBuy21,897$13.60$297,799.20View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Jeffrey CraigVPSell8,729$7.73$67,475.17View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Kevin NowlanCFOSell1,091$7.75$8,455.25View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013William LyonsDirectorBuy3,269$7.82$25,563.58View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013William NewlinDirectorBuy13,850$7.19$99,581.50View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013William NewlinDirectorBuy14,044$7.12$99,993.28View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013William NewlinDirectorBuy29,282$6.70$196,189.40View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013William LyonsDirectorBuy1,050$7.68$8,064.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013William LyonsDirectorBuy2,000$7.65$15,300.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
Latest Headlines for Meritor (NYSE:MTOR)
DateHeadline logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Given a $22.00 Price Target by Barclays PLC Analysts - October 20 at 8:58 PM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Price Target Raised to $26.00 at UBS AG - October 19 at 8:58 PM logoJanuary 2020 Options Now Available For Meritor - October 18 at 7:18 AM logoLongbow Research Lowers Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) to Neutral - October 15 at 8:30 AM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - October 12 at 6:08 PM logoETFs with exposure to Meritor, Inc. : October 11, 2017 - October 12 at 7:07 AM logoMeritor Hosts Conference Call and Webcast to Present Fiscal Year 2017 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Earnings Results - October 12 at 7:07 AM logoMeritor, Inc. :MTOR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017 - October 11 at 12:56 AM logoMeritor® Launches 79000 Axle for Transit Bus Segment - October 9 at 3:29 PM logoMeritor® Launches ProTec Series 50 Beam Axles Optimized for Military Duty Cycles - October 9 at 3:29 PM logo$819.36 Million in Sales Expected for Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) This Quarter - October 8 at 7:36 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: Meritor (MTOR) vs. Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH) - October 7 at 4:18 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) to Post $0.45 EPS - October 6 at 10:12 AM logoMetaldyne Performance Group (MPG) & Meritor (MTOR) Head to Head Contrast - October 5 at 6:24 PM logoMeritor Announces Notice of Redemption of All of its Outstanding 6.750% Notes Due 2021 - October 5 at 9:45 AM logoBenzinga's Option Alert Recap From October 4 - October 4 at 7:01 PM logoMeritor Announces Conversion Option for 7.875% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2026 - September 30 at 5:25 PM logoDelphi Automotive PLC (DLPH) & Meritor (MTOR) Head to Head Analysis - September 30 at 6:26 AM logoHead-To-Head Analysis: Meritor (MTOR) versus BorgWarner (BWA) - September 29 at 12:32 PM logoInitiating Research Reports on Auto Parts Equities -- Westport Fuel Systems, Autoliv, Lear, and Meritor - September 27 at 9:20 AM logoNoteworthy Monday Option Activity: MTOR, ALLY, ALR - September 26 at 6:20 PM logoInvest in These 6 Stocks Powered by Relative Price Strength - September 26 at 8:52 AM logoMeritor (MTOR) To Sell Its Interest In The Meritor WABCO Joint Venture To WABCO Holdings (WBC) - Slideshow - September 24 at 5:06 AM logoMeritor Announces Pricing of Unsecured Convertible Senior Notes - September 22 at 9:40 AM logoIs It Time To Buy Meritor Inc (MTOR) Based Off Its PE Ratio? - September 22 at 9:40 AM logoMeritor (MTOR) in Focus: Stock Moves 7.8% Higher - September 20 at 6:35 AM logoMeritor's (MTOR) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at KeyCorp - September 19 at 8:20 PM logoMeritor's (MTOR) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Longbow Research - September 19 at 9:30 AM logoMeritor Announces Proposed Offering of Unsecured Convertible Senior Notes - September 19 at 5:27 AM logoMoody's says Meritor's note paydown from JV sale proceeds, cash is credit positive - September 19 at 5:27 AM logoMeritor announces agreement to sell its interest in Meritor WABCO joint venture to WABCO Hholdings - September 19 at 12:25 AM logoWabco Holdings (WBC) to Buyout Meritor (MTOR) WABCO JV - September 19 at 12:25 AM logoMeritor To Sell Its Interest In Meritor WABCO JV - September 19 at 12:25 AM logoWhy NetEase, Meritor, and Silver Spring Networks Jumped Today - September 18 at 4:46 PM logoMeritor (MTOR) and Its Peers Head-To-Head Contrast - September 18 at 2:30 PM logoWABCO Consolidates Operations in North American Commercial Vehicle Market through Agreement to Buyout of Meritor WABCO Joint Venture - September 18 at 6:50 AM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 17 at 5:06 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Meritor (MTOR) & Dana (DAN) - September 17 at 8:26 AM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Earns Equal Weight Rating from Barclays PLC - September 12 at 4:30 PM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc. - September 12 at 4:30 PM logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Raises Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) Price Target to $21.50 - September 12 at 10:48 AM logoMeritor (MTOR) Up 13.5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - September 12 at 3:03 AM logoHorizon Global Corporation (HZN) versus Meritor (MTOR) Financial Survey - September 10 at 10:40 AM logoMeritor, Inc. (MTOR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by KeyCorp - September 8 at 8:20 AM logoMeritor CEO and President Jay Craig and Kevin Nowlan, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, to Present at 2017 RBC Capital Markets Global Industrials Conference - September 8 at 6:04 AM logoMeritor Announces Acquisition of Product Portfolio and Technologies of Fabco Holdings, Inc. - September 6 at 6:33 AM logoStifel Nicolaus Reaffirms Buy Rating for Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) - September 5 at 11:06 AM logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) - September 4 at 11:18 AM logoWhy Meritor (MTOR) Could Be Positioned for a Surge - September 1 at 6:09 AM logo3 Reasons Momentum Stock Investors Will Love Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) - August 30 at 6:54 AM



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