BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwired - Jan 21, 2016) - WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com) a leading innovator and global supplier of technologies that improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, announced today that WABCO has been voted into the "Top 3" ranking in its sector for "Best CEO" in the 2016 All-America Executive Team survey conducted by Institutional Investor magazine. It marks the fourth year in a row that WABCO has achieved this distinguished recognition.
The 2016 All-America Executive Team reflects the opinions of 1,221 portfolio managers and buy-side analysts, together with 912 sell-side analysts, from securities firms and financial institutions across the United States. All portfolio managers and analysts were asked to provide an authoritative view of the best corporate performers. Institutional Investor recently published its rankings for WABCO in the automotive and auto parts sector.
Separately, Forbes magazine named WABCO among "the best of the best" companies and listed it as "America's Best-Managed Capital Goods Company" using their criteria measured against public benchmarks.
"Indeed, this sustained level of preeminent recognition by investors and analysts further demonstrates how WABCO creates a world of difference for shareowners through market outperformance, cash flow conversion and incremental profitability derived from growth, among other key WABCO differentiators that continue to deliver outstanding value," said Jacques Esculier, WABCO Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
WABCO (NYSE:WBC) is a leading innovator and global supplier of technologies that improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. Founded nearly 150 years ago, WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough products and systems for braking, stability, suspension, transmission automation, and aerodynamics. Today, all of the world's leading truck, bus and trailer manufacturers have WABCO technologies onboard. In addition, WABCO provides the industry with advanced fleet management solutions and aftermarket services. WABCO reported sales of $2.9 billion in 2014. The company is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, and has 11,000 employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.wabco-auto.com.