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

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$110.21 +1.35 (+1.24 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 03:03 PM ET)
Previous Close$108.86
Today's Range$108.85 - $110.74
52-Week Range$98.90 - $162.20
Volume11,658 shs
Average Volume347,521 shs
Market Capitalization$5.76 billion
P/E Ratio16.06
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.72
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, 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 foundation brakes, 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; commercial vehicle aftermarket distributors for replacement parts and services and commercial vehicle fleet operators for management solutions and services; and manufacturers of heavy duty 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

Current Ratio2.28
Quick Ratio1.89

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.30 billion
Price / Sales1.74
Cash Flow$8.9023 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.38
Book Value$22.39 per share
Price / Book4.92

Profitability

Net Income$406.10 million
Net Margins11.62%
Return on Assets9.88%

Miscellaneous

Employees14,631
Market Cap$5.76 billion
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 declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Monday, December 10th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $600,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 10.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were WABCO's earnings last quarter?

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 18th. The auto parts company reported $1.78 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.19. The auto parts company earned $914.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $932.66 million. WABCO had a net margin of 11.62% and a return on equity of 33.10%. The company's revenue was up 10.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.71 earnings per share. View WABCO's Earnings History.

When is WABCO's next earnings date?

WABCO is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for WABCO.

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

WABCO issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $7.65-7.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.48. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.85-3.90 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.90 billion.WABCO also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $7.65-7.85 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for WBC?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for WABCO's stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $160.00. On average, they anticipate WABCO's share price to reach $126.5455 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WABCO.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WABCO?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WABCO in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WABCO.

Has WABCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WBC stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news 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 negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. WABCO earned a news impact score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the auto parts company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of WABCO's key competitors?

Who are WABCO's key executives?

WABCO's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jacques H. G. Esculier, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Nicolas Bardot, Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Nick Rens, Pres of Trailer Systems, Aftermarket & Off-Highway Division (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jorge Solis, Pres-Truck, Bus & Car Original Equipment Manufacturers & VP-Vehicle Dynamics Controls Bus. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Alexander De Bock, VP of Financial Planning & Analysis (Age 41)

Who are WABCO's major shareholders?

WABCO's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.30%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%), Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. (0.01%) and Founders Capital Management LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own WABCO stock include G Peter Daloia, Jacques Esculier, Juergen Gromer, Lisa Jane Brown, Mazen Mazraani, Nicolas Bardot, Sean Deason and Thomas Gross. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WABCO.

Which major investors are selling WABCO stock?

WBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for WABCO.

Which major investors are buying WABCO stock?

WBC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DNB Asset Management AS, Founders Capital Management LLC and Daiwa SB Investments Ltd.. 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 $110.25.

How big of a company is WABCO?

WABCO has a market capitalization of $5.76 billion and generates $3.30 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $406.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.86 on an earnings per share basis. WABCO employs 14,631 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  414 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  392 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  806
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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