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NYSE:WABWestinghouse Air Brake Technologies Stock Price, Forecast & News

$61.07
-0.41 (-0.67 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$59.85
Now: $61.07
$61.30
50-Day Range
$47.52
MA: $54.23
$63.96
52-Week Range
$35.07
Now: $61.07
$81.75
Volume1.59 million shs
Average Volume1.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.62 billion
P/E Ratio26.44
Dividend Yield0.78%
Beta1.52
Wabtec Corporation provides technology-based equipment, systems, and services for the freight rail and passenger transit vehicle industries worldwide. The company's Freight segment manufactures and services components for new and existing freight cars and locomotives; builds new switcher 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 company's 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; builds new commuter locomotives; 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's products comprise positive train control equipment and electronically controlled pneumatic braking products; railway electronics; signal design and engineering services; 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. Its products also include railway braking equipment and related components; friction products; and new commuter and switcher locomotives, and transit car and locomotive overhaul and refurbishment. In addition, the company's products comprise 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 Wilmerding, Pennsylvania.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.16 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorTransportation
CUSIP92974010
Phone412-825-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.20 billion
Cash Flow$5.29 per share
Book Value$51.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$326.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees27,500
Market Cap$11.62 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock was trading at $56.12 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WAB shares have increased by 8.8% and is now trading at $61.07. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

When is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' next earnings date?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

How were Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp (NYSE:WAB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 4th. The transportation company reported $0.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $1.93 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.01 billion. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies had a return on equity of 8.00% and a net margin of 5.19%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 21.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.06 EPS. View Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' earnings history.

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, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, May 22nd. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 7th. View Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' dividend history.

How will Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, February 18th 2020, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for WAB?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $92.00. On average, they anticipate Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' share price to reach $72.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

Has Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WAB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutWestinghouse Air Brake Technologies.

Are investors shorting Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies saw a drop in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,800,000 shares, a drop of 11.9% from the April 30th total of 5,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,010,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 2.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies investors own include General Electric (GE), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Honeywell International (HON), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' key executives?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Albert J. Neupaver, Exec. Chairman (Age 68)
  • Mr. Raymond T. Betler, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Patrick D. Dugan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. David L. DeNinno, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)
  • Mr. Stéphane Rambaud-Measson, Exec. VP, COO & Director (Age 57)

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."

Who are Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' major shareholders?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital International Investors (5.06%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (3.53%), Capital Counsel LLC NY (0.49%), Capital Bank & Trust Co (0.25%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.17%) and United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.12%). Company insiders that own Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock include Albert J Neupaver, David L Deninno, Electric Co General, Emilio Fernandez, John A Mastalerz Jr, Linda S Harty, Michael W D Howell, Patrick D Dugan, 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 Capital International Investors, Capital Bank & Trust Co, United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Nicholas Company Inc., Capital Counsel LLC NY, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, World Asset Management Inc, and Beddow Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies company stock in the last year include Electric Co General, and Michael W D Howell. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Pzena Investment Management LLC, Piedmont Investment Advisors Inc., Rhumbline Advisers, Forsta AP Fonden, Gabelli Funds LLC, Thompson Investment Management Inc., Hartford Investment Management Co., and Moody National Bank Trust Division. Company insiders that have bought Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies stock in the last two years include Albert J Neupaver, David L Deninno, and William E Kassling. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' stock price today?

One share of WAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.07.

How big of a company is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has a market capitalization of $11.62 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. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies employs 27,500 workers across the globe.

What is Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' official website?

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

How can I contact Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies?

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies' 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 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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