Wed, Jan. 13, 9:37 AM
- BorgWarner (BWA -3.8%) expects Q4 sales growth of 8.3% to 13.3% off the midpoint of 2015 guidance of $7.848B. The Remy acquisition is providing a good portion of the sales boost.
- The company sees Q4 EPS of $0.75-$0.79 vs. $0.72 consensus and FY16 EPS of $3.11-$3.32 vs. $3.25 consensus.
Tue, Jan. 5, 11:31 AM
- Many auto parts stocks are trailing off after key manufacturers (Ford, GM, Toyota, Fit Chrysler) miss forecasts with their December U.S. sales reports. The sector bounced last month when the rosy predictions first started piling in.
- Weakness in China this week may be impacting sentiment on certain auto parts names as well.
- Decliners include Modine Manufacturing (MOD -4.9%), Federal-Mogul (FDML -5.1%), Stoneridge (SRI -3.8%), American Axle & Manufacturing (AXL -3.1%), Delphi Automotive (DLPH -2.3%), Autoliv (ALV -2.3%), Meritor (MTOR -3.4%), Gentherm (THRM -2.3%), BorgWarner (BWA -1.8%), and Lear (LEA -2%).
Dec. 23, 2015, 1:35 PM
- Auto parts stocks are solid outperformers on the day. The rally could be a reaction to estimates from TrueCar and Kelley Blue Book that showed U.S. auto sales popped in December. Both research firms predict a 13% Y/Y increase in sales for the month.
- Notable advancers include Meritor (MTOR +4.5%), Dana Holding (DAN +3.9%), BorgWarner (BWA +3.2%), Stoneridge (SRI +2.7%), Tenneco (TEN +2.3%), Federal-Mogul (FDML +2.8%), Delphi Automotive (DLPH +1.9%), Allison Transmission (ALSN +2.1%), and Johnson Controls (JCI +2.1%).
Dec. 9, 2015, 9:53 AM
- The NHTSA proposes adding new safety categories to its ratings systems with an aim to accelerate technology innovation and integration.
- Safety features such as forward collision warnings, blind-spot alerts, lane departure information, and rear cameras would be part of the ratings system under the changes.
- The push from the regulator could help some auto suppliers such as Delphi Automotive (DLPH +1.4%) and Mobileye (MBLY +2.5%), notes the WSJ.
- Autoliv (ALV +2.1%), WABCO Holdings (WBC +1.5%), Borg Warner (BWA +1.3%), and Meritor (MTOR +1.3%) are all ahead of market averages in early action today, perhaps due to the NHTSA strategy reveal.
- Related auto stocks GM, F, TM, HMC, OTCPK:NSANY, OTCQX:VLKAY, OTCPK:DDAIF, OTCPK:BAMXY, TSLA, TTM, OTC:HYMLF.
- NHTSA press release
Jul. 13, 2015, 9:53 AM
- Remy International (NASDAQ:REMY) popped 42.3% to reach $29.23 in opening trades.
- The stock is just slightly below where BorgWarner (BWA +0.4%) agreed to buy the company earlier today.
- RBC Capital thinks the strategic acquisition will help BorgWarner keep an edge in hybrid technology.
- Previously: BorgWarner acquires Remy International (Jul. 13 2015)
May 12, 2015, 8:27 AM
Mar. 2, 2015, 1:57 PM
- There's a broad rally in auto parts stocks underway after a strong read on sales in some key European markets.
- Sales in Spain rose 26% Y/Y in February, while sales improved 7% in Germany and 4.1% in France.
- February U.S. sales are due to be reported tomorrow by manufacturers.
- Gainers: Federal-Mogul (NASDAQ:FDML)+4.1%, Westport Innovations (NASDAQ:WPRT) +2.6%, Modine Manufacturing (NYSE:MOD) +2.6%, Dana Holding (NYSE:DAN) +2.5%, Visteon (NYSE:VC) +2.4%, BorgWarner (NYSE:BWA) +2.4%, Lear (NYSE:LEA) +2.4%, Lydall (NYSE:LDL) +2.2%, Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI) +2.2%, Delphi Automotive (NYSE:DLPH) +2.0%.
Feb. 2, 2015, 12:19 PM
- A number of auto parts stocks are in rally mode today.
- A positive forecast on global demand from IHS could be boosting sentiment.
- The research firm projects global sales will improve 2.4% to 88.6M units - a mark that is dragged down by the collapse of the Russian auto industry.
- Some analysts think the sector is setting up to see a delayed demand reaction this year as drivers add more miles than anticipated to their cars with gas prices lower.
- Easy sales comparisons are also looming in the second half for many companies/
- Advancers: Tenneco (TEN +4.7%), Federal-Mogul Holdings (FDML +2.8%), Modina Manufacturing (MOD +3.4%), Superior Industries (SUP +3.3%), BorgWarner (BWA +1.7%), Cooper-Standard Holdings (CPS +1.1%), Delphi Automotive (DLPH +1.9%), Dana Holding (DAN +1.7%), Autolive (ALV +1.6%), Lear (LEA +1.5%).
Oct. 14, 2014, 10:09 AM
- Auto suppliers are off and running after Goldman Sachs issues some upgrades in the sector with a positive stance on demand.
- Goldman's call on the sector follows a positive spin from Barron's over the weekend.
- Gainers: Federal-Mogul (NASDAQ:FDML) +6.0%, American Axle & Manufacturing (NYSE:AXL) +5.7%, Delphi Automotive (NYSE:DLPH) +3.2%, BorgWarner (NYSE:BWA) +2.7%, Standard Motor Products (NYSE:SMP) +2.5%, Gentherm (NASDAQ:THRM) +1.9%.
Nov. 5, 2013, 12:12 PM
- BorgWarner (BWA +0.5%) shares spike after having been down 1.9% on the day following the company's announcement that it expects $2.9B of net new powertrain business in 2014-2016, an increase of 26% over the prior 3 years.
- 80% of the new business is anticipated from turbochargers, ignition systems, emissions products, engine timing systems, and thermal systems. The remaining 20% is expected to come from AWD systems and BorgWarner's DualTronic tech. Turbochargers alone are expected to account for 50% of the increase.
- Management expects new sales in Asia to account for 47% of the total by period end, Americas 26%, and Europe 27%.
Jul. 18, 2012, 10:49 AM
Shares of a number of auto suppliers move higher with sector upgrades tipping sentiment. A rating boost by Jefferies on Oshkosh Truck (OSK +5.1%) to Buy from Hold and JPMorgan's initiation of TRW Automotive (TRW +3.7%) at Overweight leads the charge. A common theme with analysts is that improvement in commercial and construction markets will help offset defense-industry sluggishness. Sector gainers: BWA +2.5%, NAV +1.9%, FSYS +3.2%, FDML +2.6%, SMP +2.5%, GNTX +2.3%.| Jul. 18, 2012, 10:49 AM
Apr. 26, 2012, 9:20 AM
Premarket gainers: PATK +26%. HTWR +15%. REGN +14%. NUAN +14%. LOGI +14%. VHC +12%. CTXS +12%. NRGY +10%. EQIX +9%. CRUS +8%. SPPI +8%. INCY +7%. XLNX +7%. WPI +7%. AMRN +5%. EA +7%. MWW +5%. AH +6%. PHM +6%. AIS +5%. AIXG +5%. LSI +4%. TS +3%. UN +3%. ZNGA +3%. FRO +3%. RDS +3%.| Apr. 26, 2012, 9:20 AM
Losers: FURX -28%. PCS -15%. HRB -15%. TQNT -14%. ALU -13%. TSPT -12%. AET -9%. PTX -7%. AKAM -6%. AZN -6%. ZMH -5%. DB -5%. HERO -5%. STD -5%. DOW -4%. CELG -4%. CS -4%. CROX -4%. GG -3%. BWA -3%. UNH -3%. LVS -3%. VALE -3%. UPS -3%. POT -3%.
Apr. 26, 2012, 8:43 AMBorgWarner (BWA): Q1 EPS of $1.28 misses by $0.01. Revenue of $1.91B (+10.6% Y/Y) in-line. Shares -3.2% premarket. (PR) | Apr. 26, 2012, 8:43 AM
Apr. 3, 2012, 10:26 AM
Jan. 10, 2012, 11:37 AM
BorgWarner (BWA +10.3%) shares power higher after issuing upside FY12 EPS guidance and in-line revenue guidance. The supplier of engineered automotive systems and components sees EPS of $5.35-$5.65 vs. $5.21 consensus, revenues +10%-12% vs. ~12% consensus, and operating income margin of 11.5% or better, which would be a new record.| Jan. 10, 2012, 11:37 AM
Dec. 15, 2011, 11:46 AMShares of BorgWarner (BWA +2%) reverse course following a brief dip at the open after UBS downgrades the shares to Neutral, citing its relative valuation. Separately, the stock is due to be added to the S&P 500 at the close of trading tomorrow, and the stock's weakness over the past few days may have afforded index investors the opportunity to do a little bottom-fishing. | Dec. 15, 2011, 11:46 AM