NYSE:WBC - WABCO Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$130.66 -0.08 (-0.06 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 09:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$130.74
Today's Range$130.62 - $131.01
52-Week Range$98.90 - $146.68
Volume8,941 shs
Average Volume849,692 shs
Market Capitalization$6.69 billion
P/E Ratio16.60
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59
WABCO Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, supplies electronic, mechanical, electro-mechanical, and aerodynamic products worldwide. The company engineers, develops, manufactures, and sells braking, stability, suspension, steering, transmission automation, and air management systems primarily for commercial vehicles. The company's products include pneumatic anti-lock braking systems, electronic braking systems, electronic stability control systems, brake controls, automated manual transmission systems, and air disc brakes; and various conventional mechanical products, such as actuators, air compressors, and air control valves for medium and heavy-duty trucks, buses, and trailers. It also offers pneumatic and hydraulic braking and control systems for off-highway vehicles; conventional braking systems; electronic and conventional air suspension systems; steering technologies; and vehicle electronic stability control and roll stability support products, and advanced driver assistance systems. In addition, the company supplies electronic suspension controls and vacuum pumps to the passenger car and SUV markets, as well as provides remanufacturing services. Further, it offers replacement parts, fleet management solutions, diagnostic tools, training, and other expert services for commercial vehicle aftermarket distributors and service partners, and fleet operators. The company sells its products primarily to truck and bus original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), trailer OEMs, and car manufacturers; and manufacturers of heavy duty and off-highway vehicles in agriculture, construction, mining, and other industries. WABCO Holdings Inc. was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motor vehicles & car bodies
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks
CUSIP92927K10
Phone32-2663-9800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.83 billion
Cash Flow$10.3946 per share
Book Value$26.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$394.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees16,135
Market Cap$6.69 billion
Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

WABCO (NYSE:WBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WABCO's stock symbol?

WABCO trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WBC."

How will WABCO's stock buyback program work?

WABCO announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Monday, December 10th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $600,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 10.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were WABCO's earnings last quarter?

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 26th. The auto parts company reported $1.64 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.85 by $0.21. The auto parts company earned $932.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $972.31 million. WABCO had a return on equity of 30.90% and a net margin of 10.04%. View WABCO's Earnings History.

When is WABCO's next earnings date?

WABCO is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for WABCO.

What price target have analysts set for WBC?

15 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for WABCO's stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate WABCO's share price to reach $133.57 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WABCO.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WABCO?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WABCO in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 13 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WABCO.

Has WABCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WBC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. WABCO earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the auto parts company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting WABCO?

WABCO saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,494,538 shares, an increase of 84.1% from the March 29th total of 811,914 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,874,428 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View WABCO's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of WABCO's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WABCO own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WABCO investors own include Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Caterpillar (CAT), General Electric (GE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Walt Disney (DIS), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Mastercard (MA), Schlumberger (SLB) and AT&T (T).

Who are WABCO's key executives?

WABCO's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jacques H. G. Esculier, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Nick Rens, Pres of Europe, Middle East & Africa (Age 54)
  • Mr. Nicolas Bardot, Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Alexander De Bock, VP of Financial Planning & Analysis (Age 42)
  • Mr. Sean Ernest Deason, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)

Who are WABCO's major shareholders?

WABCO's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (6.10%), BlackRock Inc. (5.21%), FMR LLC (5.14%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (5.07%), First Manhattan Co. (2.77%) and Boston Partners (1.77%). Company insiders that own WABCO stock include G Peter Daloia, Jacques Esculier, Juergen Gromer, Lisa Jane Brown, Mazen Mazraani, Nicolas Bardot and Sean Deason. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WABCO.

Which institutional investors are selling WABCO stock?

WBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., FMR LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Boston Partners, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Federated Investors Inc. PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for WABCO.

Which institutional investors are buying WABCO stock?

WBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpine Associates Management Inc., CNH Partners LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Water Island Capital LLC, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., ARP Americas LP, Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP and Pentwater Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for WABCO.

How do I buy shares of WABCO?

Shares of WBC 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 WABCO's stock price today?

One share of WBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $130.66.

How big of a company is WABCO?

WABCO has a market capitalization of $6.69 billion and generates $3.83 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $394.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.87 on an earnings per share basis. WABCO employs 16,135 workers across the globe.

What is WABCO's official website?

The official website for WABCO is http://www.wabco-auto.com/.

How can I contact WABCO?

WABCO's mailing address is Chaussee de la Hulpe 166, Brussels C9, 1170. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at 32-2663-9800 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WABCO (NYSE WBC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  425 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  418 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  843
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WABCO and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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