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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BWA. The highest price target was 55, implying a possible profit of 19.57 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.69 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of BWA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 450.12 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. BWA has a PEG ratio of 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 2.13 percent below the high. 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 market cap of BWA is $9.73 billion. BWA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.