These 2 Are Better Options Today: Wayfair Inc. (W), BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)

10 analysts out of 25 Wall Street brokerage firms rate Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W) as a Buy, while 1 see it as a Sell. The rest 14 describe it as a Hold. W stock traded higher to an intra-day high of $169.75. At one point in session, its potential discontinued and the price was down to lows at $164.5. Analysts have set W’s consensus price at $153, effectively giving it a -7.45% projection on returns. Should the projected estimates be met, then the stock will likely hit its highest price at $195 (up 17.95% from current price levels). W has a 208.8% ROE, higher than the 16.56% average for the industry. The average ROE for the sector is 13.05%.

It is expected that in Mar 2019 quarter W will have an EPS of $-2.13, suggesting a -74.59% growth. For Jun 2019 is projected at $-1.71. It means that there could be a -51.33% growth in the quarter. Yearly earnings are expected to rise by -39.39% to about $-7.82. As for the coming year, growth will be about -2.69%, lifting earnings to $-8.03. RSI after the last trading period was 71.08. W recorded a change of 1.26% over the past week and returned 53.26% over the last three months while the W stock’s monthly performance revealed a shift in price of 36.72%. The year to date (YTD) performance stands at 83.53%, and the bi-yearly performance specified an activity trend of 14.84% while the shares have moved 95.97% for the past 12 months.

Wayfair Inc. (W) currently trades at $165.32, which is lower by -2.02% its previous price. It has a total of 90.09 million outstanding shares, with an ATR of around 6. The company’s stock volume rose to 2.49 million, better than 2.24 million that represents its 50-day average. A 5-day increase of about 1.26% in its price means W is now 83.53% higher on year-to-date. The shares have surrendered $43054.68 since its $172.79 52-week high price recorded on 12th of March 2019. Overall, it has seen a growth rate of 95.97 over the last 12 months. The current price per share is $104.79 above the 52 week low of $60.53 set on 30th of April 2018.

Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W)’s EPS was $-1.12 as reported for the December quarter. In comparison, the same quarter a year ago had an EPS of $-0.58. That means that its growth in general now stands at 93%. Therefore, a prediction of $-1.28 given by the analysts brought a negative surprise of -13%. W Dec 19 quarter revenue was $2.01 billion, compared to $1.44 billion recorded in same quarter last year, giving it a 40% growth rate. The company’s $0.57 billion revenue growth that quarter surprised Wall Street and investors will need to consider this as they assess the stock.

BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) shares depreciated -2.56% over the last trading period, taking overall 5-day performance up to -2.54%. BWA’s price now at $37.64 is weaker than the 50-day average of $39.7. Getting the trading period increased to 200 days, the stock price was seen at $41.72 on average. The general public currently hold control of a total of 206.46 million shares, which is the number publicly available for trading. The total of shares that it has issued to investors is 210.48 million. The company’s management holds a total of 0.4%, while institutional investors hold about 94.8% of the remaining shares. BWA share price finished last trade -6.99% below its 20 day simple moving average and its downbeat gap from 200 day simple moving average is -9.93%, while closing the session with -5.05% distance from 50 day simple moving average.

BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) shares were last observed trading -30.75% down since April 18, 2018 when the peak of $54.35 was hit. Last month’s price growth of -6.23% puts BWA performance for the year now at 8.35%. Consequently, the shares price is trending higher by 15.96%, a 52-week worst price since Dec. 26, 2018. However, it is losing value with -12.89% in the last 6 months. From a technical perspective, it appears more likely that the stock will experience a Bull Run market as a result of the strong support seen recently between $36.91 and $37.27. The immediate resistance area is now $38.33 Williams’s %R (14) for BWA moved to 99.17 while the stochastic %K points at 11.94.

BWA’s beta is 1.73; meaning investors could reap higher returns, although it also poses higher risks. The company allocated $4.38 per share from its yearly profit to its outstanding shares. Its last reported revenue is $2.57 billion, which was -1% versus $2.59 billion in the corresponding quarter last year. The EPS for Dec 19 quarter came in at $1.21 compared to $1.07 in the year-ago quarter and had represented 13% year-over-year earnings per share growth. BWA’s ROA is 9.4%, higher than the 5.06% industry average. Although a more robust percentage would be better, consideration is given to how well peers within the industry performed. Companies within the sector had an ROA of 6.9%.

Estimated quarterly earnings for BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) are around $0.95 per share in three months through March with $1.07 also the estimate for June quarter of the fiscal year. It means the growth is estimated at -13.64% and -9.32%, respectively. Analysts estimate full-year growth to be -6.03%, the target being $4.21 a share. The upcoming year will see an increase in growth by percentage to 9.26%, more likely to see it hit the $4.6 per share. The firm’s current profit margin over the past 12 months is 8.8%. BWA ranks higher in comparison to an average of 6.49% for industry peers; while the average for the sector is 12.89%.