Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp

IndustrialsIndustrial Engineering
  • Price (USD)74.02
  • Today's Change-4.46 / -5.68%
  • Shares traded4.43m
  • 1 Year change7.82%
  • Beta1.0018
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Jul 26 2017 21:00 BST.
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About the company

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (Wabtec), doing business as Wabtec Corporation, is a provider of technology-based equipment and services for the global freight and transit rail industries. The Company's segments include the Freight Segment and the Transit Segment. The Freight Segment primarily manufactures and services components for new and existing freight cars and locomotives, builds new switcher locomotives, rebuilds freight locomotives, supplies railway electronics, positive train control equipment, signal design and engineering services, and provides related heat exchange and cooling systems. The Transit Segment primarily manufactures and services components for new and existing passenger transit vehicles, typically regional trains, high speed trains, subway cars, light-rail vehicles and buses, builds new commuter locomotives, refurbishes subway cars, provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, and doors for buses and subways.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)3.28bn
  • Net income in USD265.57m
  • Incorporated1989
  • Employees20.00k
  • Location
    Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp1001 Airbrake AveWILMERDING 15148-1036United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (412) 825-1000
  • Fax+1 (412) 825-1019
  • Websitehttps://www.wabtec.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
WAB:NYQ since
Semvac Group ApSDeal completed21 Apr 201721 Apr 2017Deal completed-9.19%--
Thermal Transfer CorpDeal completed06 Apr 201706 Apr 2017Deal completed-4.33%--
Aero Transportation Products IncDeal completed14 Mar 201714 Mar 2017Deal completed-5.43%--
Workhorse Rail LLCDeal completed20 Dec 201620 Dec 2016Deal completed-7.51%--
Gerken Group SADeal completed02 Aug 201602 Aug 2016Deal completed8.12%--
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Jul 26 2017 21:00 BST.

Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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(5 yr growth rate)
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KLX Inc1.54bn60.40m2.69bn2.80k44.641.2021.141.751.161.1629.5043.270.41160.85615.35549,000.001.62--1.74--25.4628.083.930.52292.151.960.34580.00-4.689.54112.49-16.1835.75--
Trinity Industries Inc4.28bn284.40m4.10bn17.62k14.111.046.830.95911.911.9128.6826.020.47394.1112.24242,775.303.486.483.927.5124.5924.577.3510.02--3.570.411111.26-28.239.32-56.7319.3022.7020.25
Genesee & Wyoming Inc2.04bn140.36m4.11bn7.30k27.721.3911.492.022.382.3834.3447.350.282712.025.68279,180.701.963.362.163.6872.0572.776.9411.570.98273.970.41990.000.056319.28-37.283.394.21--
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp3.28bn265.57m7.10bn20.00k26.05--20.642.162.842.8435.20--------164,192.20--10.00--13.2329.7030.668.3111.29--6.25--6.21-11.398.30-23.5112.425.7555.18
Kansas City Southern2.47bn531.00m10.98bn6.82k20.942.6212.964.454.984.9823.1339.780.27835.8112.05362,008.806.01--6.82--65.1361.5621.5818.450.67712.600.364826.96-3.502.15-1.127.773.59--
Norfolk Southern Corp.10.23bn1.80bn33.73bn28.04k19.082.6511.843.306.106.1034.5943.940.295318.9710.70364,641.305.225.495.575.8644.8040.4717.6616.360.70295.710.438137.92-5.93-2.417.29-2.70-2.677.29
Data as of Jul 26 2017. Currency figures normalised to Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

40.78%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20177.01m7.31%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 20176.39m6.66%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 31 Mar 20174.65m4.84%
Brown Advisory LLCas of 31 Mar 20174.09m4.26%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 31 Mar 20173.25m3.39%
Farallon Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20173.16m3.29%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20172.99m3.11%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20172.75m2.87%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLCas of 31 Mar 20172.44m2.54%
EdgePoint Investment Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20172.39m2.50%
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