Wabtec (WAB): Price and Financial Metrics

Wabtec (WAB): $106.18

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WAB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $106.18 52-week high $119.70
Prev. close $105.67 52-week low $79.33
Day low $105.34 Volume 539,500
Day high $107.15 Avg. volume 925,218
50-day MA $111.99 Dividend yield 0.63%
200-day MA $103.92 Market Cap 19.02B

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  • WAB scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 87.55% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WAB is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • WAB's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 15.95% of US stocks).

WAB Stock Summary

  • WAB has a higher market value than 89.72% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $19,365,780,409.
  • WAB's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 258.1 -- higher than 88.6% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • The volatility of WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES CORP's share price is greater than that of only 11.95% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be ZBH, BLCO, AIN, GNRC, and MTRN.
  • Visit WAB's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.wabtec.com.

WAB Valuation Summary

  • WAB's EV/EBIT ratio is 21; this is 32.91% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, WAB's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WAB.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WAB 2023-09-15 2.1 1.9 28.5 21.0
WAB 2023-09-14 2.2 1.9 28.5 21.0
WAB 2023-09-13 2.1 1.9 28.1 20.8
WAB 2023-09-12 2.1 1.9 28.4 20.9
WAB 2023-09-11 2.1 1.9 28.4 20.9
WAB 2023-09-08 2.1 1.9 28.2 20.8

WAB Growth Metrics

    The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at -7.23%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 34.33%.
  • The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 159.54%.
WAB's revenue has moved down $174,284,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows WAB's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 8,362 1,038 633
2022-09-30 8,128.6 941.7 665.2
2022-06-30 7,954.5 981.6 635.8
2022-03-31 7,918.8 941.8 594.6
2021-12-31 7,822 1,073 558
2021-09-30 7,773.1 1,084.9 455.7

WAB's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WAB has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 80.36% of graded US stocks.
  • WAB's asset turnover comes in at 0.421 -- ranking 9th of 10 Shipbuilding Railroad Equipment stocks.
  • TRN, RAIL, and GD are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WAB.

The table below shows WAB's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.421 0.286 0.120
2021-06-30 0.418 0.283 0.121
2021-03-31 0.404 0.281 0.115
2020-12-31 0.408 0.283 0.111
2020-09-30 0.423 0.292 0.118
2020-06-30 0.428 0.291 0.107

WAB Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WAB, see our WAB price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $93.89 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

Wabtec (WAB) Company Bio

Wabtec Corporation (derived from Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation) is an American company formed by the merger of the Westinghouse Air Brake Company (WABCO) and MotivePower Industries Corporation in 1999. It is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Below are the latest news stories about WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WAB as an investment opportunity.

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GATX expects current-year earnings to be at the upper end of or modestly exceed the previously announced guidance range of $6.50-$6.90 per diluted share.

Yahoo | September 22, 2023

Progress Rail wants court to order Wabtec to sell GE Transportation

Progress Rail is asking a federal court to order Wabtec to divest of its GE Transportation unit, hold up its end of two agreements and correct statements it made about Progress Rail and its locomotive manufacturing program. The post Progress Rail wants court to order Wabtec to sell GE Transportation appeared first on FreightWaves.

Yahoo | September 21, 2023

Here's Why You Should Add Wabtec (WAB) to Your Portfolio

Wabtec (WAB) raises its 2023 sales view in the range of $9.25-$9.50 billion (prior view: $8.7-$9 billion).

Yahoo | September 20, 2023

4 Ongoing Strikes in the U.S. Right Now

With ongoing strikes interrupting industries across the country, it's safe to say that Wall Street has its eye on Main Street lately.

Shrey Dua on InvestorPlace | September 12, 2023

Wabtec Comment on Progress Rail Complaint

PITTSBURGH, September 11, 2023--Wabtec Corporation today released the following statement about the purported antitrust complaint filed last week by Progress Rail, a Caterpillar Inc. company:

Yahoo | September 11, 2023

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WAB Price Returns

1-mo -4.36%
3-mo 3.93%
6-mo 9.44%
1-year 29.38%
3-year 79.56%
5-year 3.96%
YTD 6.91%
2022 9.23%
2021 26.53%
2020 -5.23%
2019 11.46%
2018 -13.26%

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