|By Marketwired .||
|April 14, 2014 07:01 AM EDT||
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM -- (Marketwired) -- 04/14/14 -- WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, announced today that WABCO has been recognized in Institutional Investor magazine's 2014 All-America Executive Team ranking. WABCO was named among the top 3 in its sector for "Best CEO" according to this latest survey by Institutional Investor, a leading international business-to-business publisher.
The 2014 All-America Executive Team reflects the opinions of more than 1,400 buy-side analysts and portfolio managers at over 625 firms and financial institutions across the United States. In addition, roughly 1,200 sell-side analysts at brokerages and independent investment firms participated in the survey. All analysts and money managers were asked to name the best performers in their sector. WABCO earned the 3rd place award for "Best CEO" by sell-side analysts in both the 2014 and 2013 All-America Executive Team rankings.
"WABCO is honored to earn this prestigious recognition from the U.S. investor and analyst community for the second year in a row," said Jacques Esculier, WABCO Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We remain focused on creating value to our investors around the globe."
WABCO will host its first-quarter earnings conference call on April 25, 2014, at 9:00am U.S. EST.
WABCO (NYSE: WBC) is a leading global supplier of technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. Founded nearly 150 years ago, WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough electronic, mechanical and mechatronic technologies for braking, stability and transmission automation systems supplied to the world's leading commercial truck, bus and trailer manufacturers. With sales of $2.7 billion in 2013, WABCO is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.wabco-auto.com