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 a possible profit of 19.57 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 27, implying a possible loss 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of BWA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 450.12 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. Currently the stock is 46.08 percent higher than its low, and 2.13 percent lower than its 52-week 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.