Analyst Ratings for BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, BWA was issued an average rating of Overweight.

22 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 9 gave BWA a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Several price targets were given for BWA by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 55, which equates to a potential upside of 19.57 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 27, which equates to a potential downside of -41.3 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 3.49 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.28 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.69 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

BWA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 450.12 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of BWA is 0.16.

In the last 52-weeks, BWA has achieved a high of 47.00 and a low of 31.49. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 46.08 percent, and below the high by 2.13 percent. BWA has a P/E ratio of 70.8. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BWA value stock report compares BWA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.73 billion. BWA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.