NYSE:WAB - Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$97.10 +1.31 (+1.37 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 08:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$95.79
Today's Range$95.5535 - $97.28
52-Week Range$69.75 - $115.40
Volume719,839 shs
Average Volume746,836 shs
Market Capitalization$9.22 billion
P/E Ratio28.31
Dividend Yield0.50%
Beta0.93
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation, provides technology-based equipment, systems, and services for the freight rail and passenger transit vehicle industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Freight and Transit. The Freight segment manufactures and services components for new and existing locomotive and freight cars; supplies railway electronics and positive train control equipment; offers signal design and engineering services; builds switcher locomotives; rebuilds freight locomotives; and provides heat exchangers and cooling systems for rail and other industrial markets. This segment serves publicly traded railroads; leasing companies; manufacturers of original equipment, such as locomotives and freight cars; and utilities. The Transit segment manufactures and services components for new and existing passenger transit vehicles, including regional trains, high speed trains, subway cars, light-rail vehicles, and buses; builds commuter locomotives; and refurbishes passenger transit vehicles. This segment serves public transit authorities and municipalities, leasing companies, and manufacturers of subway cars and buses. The company's products comprise positive train control equipment and electronically controlled pneumatic braking products; railway electronics, including event recorders, monitoring equipment, and end of train devices; freight car trucks and couplers; draft gears, couplers, and slack adjusters; and air compressors and dryers. Its products also include track and switch products; railway braking equipment and related components; friction products consisting of brake shoes and pads; window assemblies, and accessibility lifts and ramps for buses and subway cars; and traction motors, as well as builds, remanufactures, and overhauls commuter and switcher locomotives, and transit cars. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorTransportation
SymbolNYSE:WAB
CUSIP92974010
Phone412-825-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65
Current Ratio1.52
Quick Ratio0.99

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio28.31
Forward P/E Ratio24.96
P/E Growth2.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.88 billion
Price / Sales2.41
Cash Flow$4.5824 per share
Price / Cash21.19
Book Value$29.46 per share
Price / Book3.30

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.43
Net Income$262.26 million
Net Margins6.88%
Return on Equity12.40%
Return on Assets5.33%

Miscellaneous

Employees18,000
Outstanding Shares96,280,000
Market Cap$9.22 billion

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (NYSE:WAB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock symbol?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WAB."

How often does Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 16th. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' Dividend History.

How were Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp (NYSE:WAB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 24th. The transportation company reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.04. The transportation company had revenue of $957.93 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $947.18 million. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies had a net margin of 6.88% and a return on equity of 12.40%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 41.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.94 EPS. View Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' next earnings date?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

How can I listen to Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' earnings call?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 30th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for WAB?

12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock price to reach $103.5833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

Who are some of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' key executives?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Raymond T. Betler, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Patrick D. Dugan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stéphane Rambaud-Measson, Exec. VP, COO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. David L. DeNinno, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Scott E. Wahlstrom, Exec. VP of HR (Age 54)

Who are Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' major shareholders?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Barometer Capital Management Inc. (0.06%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Appleton Partners Inc. MA (0.04%), Clean Yield Group (0.01%), Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Windward Capital Management Co. CA (0.00%). Company insiders that own Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock include Albert J Neupaver, Brian Hehir, David L Deninno, Emilio Fernandez, Gruehl Friedrich, John A Mastalerz Jr, Lee B Foster II, Patrick D Dugan, Randy Hoback, Robert J Brooks, Scott Wahlstrom and William E Kassling. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

Which major investors are selling Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock?

WAB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clean Yield Group, Aperio Group LLC, Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. and Appleton Partners Inc. MA. Company insiders that have sold Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies company stock in the last year include Albert J Neupaver, David L Deninno, Emilio Fernandez, John A Mastalerz Jr, Lee B Foster II, Patrick D Dugan, Robert J Brooks, Scott Wahlstrom and William E Kassling. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

Which major investors are buying Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock?

WAB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barometer Capital Management Inc., Windward Capital Management Co. CA and Cerebellum GP LLC. Company insiders that have bought Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock in the last two years include Gruehl Friedrich and Randy Hoback. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Shares of WAB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock price today?

One share of WAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $97.10.

How big of a company is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has a market capitalization of $9.22 billion and generates $3.88 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $262.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.43 on an earnings per share basis. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies employs 18,000 workers across the globe.

What is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' official website?

The official website for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies is http://www.wabtec.com.

How can I contact Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' mailing address is 1001 AIR BRAKE AVE, WILMERDING PA, 15148. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 412-825-1000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (NYSE WAB)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  307 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  307 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  614
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WAB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WAB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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