BorgWarner Inc. provides solutions for combustion, hybrid, and electric vehicles worldwide.
Undervalued with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has BorgWarner's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BWA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Auto Components
1 Year Return
US Auto Components
Return vs Industry: BWA underperformed the US Auto Components industry which returned -48.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BWA underperformed the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is BorgWarner's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWhat Is BorgWarner's (NYSE:BWA) P/E Ratio After Its Share Price Tanked?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StAt US$23.05, Is It Time To Put BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) On Your Watch List?
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDoes BorgWarner Inc.'s (NYSE:BWA) -20% Earnings Drop Reflect A Longer Term Trend?
Is BorgWarner undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BWA ($21.29) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($57.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BWA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BWA is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.9x) compared to the Auto Components industry average (11x).
PE vs Market: BWA is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.9x) compared to the US market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BWA is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BWA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (0.7x).
How is BorgWarner forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BWA's forecast earnings growth (9.5% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: BWA's earnings (9.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BWA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BWA's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BWA's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BWA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.3%).
How has BorgWarner performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BWA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BWA's current net profit margins (7.3%) are lower than last year (8.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BWA's earnings have grown by 4.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BWA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BWA had negative earnings growth (-19.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto Components industry average (-4.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BWA's Return on Equity (16.5%) is considered low.
How is BorgWarner's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BWA's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: BWA's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BWA's debt to equity ratio (40.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BWA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 36.5% to 40.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BWA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (51.4%).
Interest Coverage: BWA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (28x coverage).
Inventory Level: BWA has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: BWA's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2x debt).
What is BorgWarner's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BWA's dividend (3.19%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.04%).
High Dividend: BWA's dividend (3.19%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BWA has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BWA's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.8%), BWA's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BWA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (16.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Frédéric Lissalde (51yo)
Mr. Frédéric B. Lissalde has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of BorgWarner Inc. since August 01, 2018. He was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of BorgWarner Inc. si ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Frédéric's total compensation ($USD13.95M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.63M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Frédéric's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||1yr||US$5.95m||0.055% $2.4m|
|VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer||1yr||US$1.82m||0.018% $802.3k|
|Executive VP||1.67yrs||US$3.20m||0.028% $1.2m|
|VP & Chief Technology Officer||2.25yrs||no data||0.0042% $184.4k|
|Chief Information Officer & VP||15.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||3.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing||11.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1yr||no data||0.0058% $253.9k|
|VP & Treasurer||1.08yrs||no data||0.0086% $376.7k|
Experienced Management: BWA's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||7yrs||US$410.90k||0.039% $1.7m|
|Independent Director||6.17yrs||US$264.00k||0.0075% $328.7k|
|Independent Director||10.75yrs||US$246.00k||0.015% $675.1k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$249.00k||0.0028% $121.5k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$247.50k||0.0029% $128.9k|
|Independent Director||11.17yrs||US$256.50k||0.0092% $402.7k|
|Independent Director||9.75yrs||US$261.00k||0.0090% $395.6k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$268.50k||0.0041% $181.3k|
Experienced Board: BWA's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
BorgWarner Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BorgWarner Inc.
- Ticker: BWA
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1987
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: US$4.401b
- Shares outstanding: 206.70m
- Website: https://www.borgwarner.com
Number of Employees
- BorgWarner Inc.
- 3850 Hamlin Road
- Auburn Hills
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BWA||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 1993|
|BGW||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Aug 1993|
|0HOU||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Aug 1993|
|BGW||BRSE (Berne Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Aug 1993|
|B1WA34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH 1 REPR 1 SHS UNSPON||BR||BRL||Jan 2020|
BorgWarner Inc. provides solutions for combustion, hybrid, and electric vehicles worldwide. The company’s Engine segment offers turbocharger and turbocharger actuators; eBoosters; and timing systems products, including timing chains, variable cam timing, crankshaft and camshaft sprockets, tensioners, guides and snubbers, front-wheel drive transmission chains, four-wheel drive chains, and hybrid power transmission chains. It also provides emissions systems, such as electric air pumps and exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) modules, EGR coolers and valves, glow plugs, and instant starting systems; thermal systems products comprising viscous fan drives, polymer fans, coolant pumps, cabin heaters, battery heaters, and battery charging; and gasoline ignition technologies. The company’s Drivetrain segment offers friction and mechanical products that include dual and friction clutch modules, friction and separator plates, transmission bands, torque converter and one-way clutches, and torsional vibration dampers. It also provides electro-hydraulic solenoids, transmission solenoid modules, and dual clutch control modules; rear-wheel drive/all-wheel drive (AWD) transfer case systems, front wheel drive-AWD coupling systems, and cross-axle coupling systems; starters, alternators, and hybrid electric motors; and motor controllers, battery chargers, and uninterrupted power source systems. The company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers of light vehicles, which comprise passenger cars, sport-utility vehicles, vans, and light trucks; commercial vehicles, including medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks, and buses; and off-highway vehicles, such as agricultural and construction machinery, and marine applications, as well as to tier one vehicle systems suppliers and the aftermarket for light, commercial, and off-highway vehicles. The company was formerly known as Borg-Warner Automotive, Inc. BorgWarner Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/04 23:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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