BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) went up by 1.75% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $55.55. The company’s stock price has collected -3.75% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 04/12/21 that The Electric-Vehicle Future Is Nearly Here. This Overlooked Auto Components Giant Is Ready.
Is It Worth Investing in BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE :BWA) Right Now?
BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 13.07 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for BWA is at 1.35. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 21 who provided ratings for BorgWarner Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 11 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $47.39, which is $11.66 above the current price. BWA currently public float of 238.56M and currently shorts hold a 3.80% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BWA was 2.21M shares.
BWA’s Market Performance
BWA stocks went down by -3.75% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.05% and a quarterly performance of -16.77%, while its annual performance rate touched -27.74%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.07% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.53% for BorgWarner Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.14% for BWA stocks with a simple moving average of -15.10% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BWA
Jefferies, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BWA reach a price target of $47, previously predicting the price at $65. The rating they have provided for BWA stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on September 20th, 2021.
Wells Fargo gave a rating of “Overweight” to BWA, setting the target price at $64 in the report published on March 26th of the previous year.
BWA Trading at -2.69% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BWA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -33.99% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.53%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.07%, as shares sank -0.49% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -9.72% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BWA fell by -3.75%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -23.12% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $37.46. In addition, BorgWarner Inc. saw -18.64% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at BWA starting from Pryor Felecia J., who sale 6,590 shares at the price of $38.01 back on Mar 09. After this action, Pryor Felecia J. now owns 34,880 shares of BorgWarner Inc., valued at $250,489 using the latest closing price.
Demmerle Stefan, the Vice President of BorgWarner Inc., sale 3,000 shares at $49.00 during a trade that took place back on Nov 16, which means that Demmerle Stefan is holding 118,977 shares at $147,000 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for BWA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +9.34 for the present operating margin
- +19.26 for the gross margin
The net margin for BorgWarner Inc. stands at +3.62. Equity return is now at value 11.50, with 4.60 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.74.