BorgWarner price target raised to $76 from $67 at KeyBanc KeyBanc increased its price target on BorgWarner as the firm thinks the company's Q2 results could be significantly better than expected. The firm also believes that the company's FY14 EPS could beat Street expectations by as much as 10%. The firm reiterates a Buy rating on the shares.
BorgWarner sees FY15 operating income as percentage of sales above 13% The company expects operating income as a percentage of net sales to be "above 13%" in 2015, up from its guidance of "approaching 13%" for 2014. The improvement can be largely attributed to incremental income from higher net sales and an ongoing focus on managing costs. Strong operational performance is expected to offset the costs of global growth, restructuring-related inefficiencies and other inflationary cost pressures.
Deutsche Bank to hold a conference 2015 Global Auto Industry Conference is being held in Detroit on January 13-15 with webcasted company presentations to begin on January 14 at 7:15 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted. Webcast Link