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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for BWA. The most optimistic price target was 55, implying potential capital gains of 19.57 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 27, implying potential capital losses of -41.3 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.49 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.28 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.69 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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, 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. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of BWA is 0.16.

BWA has a 52-week high of 47.00 and a 52-week 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.