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Wabtec Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.80 (-2.15 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $81.90
50-Day Range
MA: $75.38
52-Week Range
Now: $81.90
Volume965,139 shs
Average Volume1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.59 billion
P/E Ratio36.73
Dividend Yield0.57%
Wabtec Corporation provides technology-based equipment, systems, and services for the freight rail and passenger transit vehicle industries worldwide. It operates through two segments, Freight and Transit. The Freight segment manufactures and services components for new and existing freight cars and locomotives; builds new commuter locomotives; rebuilds freight locomotives; supplies railway electronics, positive train control equipment, signal design, and engineering services; and provides related heat exchange and cooling systems. It serves publicly traded railroads; leasing companies; manufacturers of original equipment, including locomotives and freight cars; and utilities. The Transit segment manufactures and services components for new and existing passenger transit vehicles, such as regional trains, high speed trains, subway cars, light-rail vehicles, and buses; refurbishes subway cars; and provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, as well as doors for buses and subways. It serves public transit authorities and municipalities, leasing companies, and manufacturers of subway cars and buses. The company also provides electronically controlled pneumatic braking products; railway electronics; freight car trucks and couplers; draft gears, couplers, and slack adjusters; air compressors and dryers; heat exchangers and cooling products; and track and switch products. In addition, it offers railway braking equipment and related components; friction products; and new commuter and switcher locomotives, and transit car and locomotive overhaul and refurbishment. Further, the company provides doors for buses and subway cars; platform screen doors; pantographs; window assemblies; couplers; accessibility lifts and ramps for buses and subway cars; and traction motors. Wabtec Corporation was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Overall MarketRank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

44th out of 211 stocks

Railroad Equipment Industry

3rd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.20 billion
Cash Flow$7.30 per share
Book Value$52.14 per share


Net Income$326.70 million


Market Cap$15.59 billion
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Confirmed)
-1.80 (-2.15 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Wabtec (NYSE:WAB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Wabtec's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Wabtec's stock was trading at $56.12 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WAB stock has increased by 45.9% and is now trading at $81.90.
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Is Wabtec a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wabtec in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Wabtec stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Wabtec?

Wall Street analysts have given Wabtec a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Wabtec wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Wabtec's next earnings date?

Wabtec is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 18th 2021.
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How can I listen to Wabtec's earnings call?

Wabtec will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 18th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Wabtec's earnings last quarter?

Wabtec Co. (NYSE:WAB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 29th. The transportation company reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.90 by $0.05. The transportation company earned $1.87 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.80 billion. Wabtec had a return on equity of 7.60% and a net margin of 5.29%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.03 EPS.
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How often does Wabtec pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wabtec?

Wabtec announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 14th. Investors of record on Friday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, February 26th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 11th.
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Is Wabtec a good dividend stock?

Wabtec pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. Wabtec does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Wabtec is 11.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Wabtec will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.96% next year. This indicates that Wabtec will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Wabtec's stock buyback program work?

Wabtec announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, February 18th 2020, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Wabtec issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.94-1.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.03. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.97-1.98 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.07 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WAB?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Wabtec's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $97.00. On average, they expect Wabtec's stock price to reach $78.43 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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Who are some of Wabtec's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Wabtec own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wabtec investors own include General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Honeywell International (HON), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), CVS Health (CVS) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Wabtec's key executives?

Wabtec's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Rafael O. Santana, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 48, Pay $2.29M)
  • Mr. Patrick D. Dugan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.37M)
  • Mr. David L. DeNinno, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 64, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. John A. Mastalerz Jr., Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Eric Gebhardt, Exec. VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kristine Elizabeth Kubacki C.F.A., CFA, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. R. Mark Cox, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 52)
  • Ms. Nicole B. Theophilus, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael E. Fetsko III, Pres of Freight & Industrial Components (Age 54)
  • Mr. Greg A. Sbrocco, Sr. VP of Global Operations (Age 51)

What is Wabtec's stock symbol?

Wabtec trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WAB."

Who are Wabtec's major shareholders?

Wabtec's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.35%), Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Triangle Securities Wealth Management (0.01%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Wabtec stock include Albert J Neupaver, David L Deninno, Electric Co General, Erwan Faiveley, Linda S Harty, Michael W D Howell, Nalin Jain and William E Kassling.
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Which institutional investors are selling Wabtec stock?

WAB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Triangle Securities Wealth Management, and Huntington National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Wabtec company stock in the last year include Albert J Neupaver, Erwan Faiveley, and Nalin Jain.
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Which institutional investors are buying Wabtec stock?

WAB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Capital Investment Services of America Inc., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Wabtec stock in the last two years include Albert J Neupaver, David L Deninno, Linda S Harty, and William E Kassling.
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How do I buy shares of Wabtec?

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

What is Wabtec's stock price today?

One share of WAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.90.

How big of a company is Wabtec?

Wabtec has a market capitalization of $15.59 billion and generates $8.20 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $326.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.17 on an earnings per share basis. Wabtec employs 27,500 workers across the globe.

What is Wabtec's official website?

The official website for Wabtec is www.wabtec.com.

How can I contact Wabtec?

Wabtec's mailing address is 30 ISABELLA STREET, PITTSBURGH PA, 15212. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 412-825-1000.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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