NASDAQ:BLDP - Ballard Power Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.01 -0.01 (-0.33 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 12:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$3.02
Today's Range$3.00 - $3.05
52-Week Range$2.25 - $4.62
Volume11,561 shs
Average Volume703,245 shs
Market Capitalization$541.74 million
P/E Ratio-23.15
Dividend YieldN/A
Ballard Power Systems Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and service of proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell products worldwide. The company provides motive power products, including FCveloCity-9SSL and FCveloCity-1020ACS fuel cell stacks, as well as FCveloCity modules for material handling, bus, commercial vehicle, and light rail applications. It also offers stationary power products, such as FCgen-1020ACS and FCgen-H2PM fuel cell stacks for backup power system applications; and ClearGen for distributed generation system applications. In addition, the company provides unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) power products comprising FCair-600 and FCair-1200 fuel cell products for UAVs power system applications. Further, it offers portable power products, including SPM-622 and VPM-402 for power management applications; and adaptive battery chargers for portable battery charging applications. Additionally, the company provides technology solutions comprising engineering services, technology transfer, and license and sale of its intellectual property portfolio for various fuel cell applications. Ballard Power Systems Inc. has a strategic collaboration agreement with Weichai Power Co., Ltd. for fuel cell electric vehicles in China's heavy duty market. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Burnaby, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BLDP



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$96.60 million
Book Value$1.57 per share


Net Income$-27,320,000.00


Market Cap$541.74 million
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ:BLDP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ballard Power Systems' stock symbol?

Ballard Power Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BLDP."

How were Ballard Power Systems' earnings last quarter?

Ballard Power Systems Inc (NASDAQ:BLDP) released its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 6th. The technology company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.04. The technology company earned $28.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.50 million. Ballard Power Systems had a negative return on equity of 15.06% and a negative net margin of 28.30%. View Ballard Power Systems' Earnings History.

When is Ballard Power Systems' next earnings date?

Ballard Power Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ballard Power Systems.

What price target have analysts set for BLDP?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Ballard Power Systems' stock. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Ballard Power Systems' stock price to reach $3.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ballard Power Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ballard Power Systems?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ballard Power Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ballard Power Systems.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Ballard Power Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Ballard Power Systems stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Ballard Power Systems focuses on developing and bringing to market PEM fuel cell systems for transportation, stationary, and portable applications. Ballard now offers key subsystems and components that are based on technology developed in support of Ballard fuel cell products. Their focus is on further enhancing product performance, reducing costs, designing market-viable products, developing additional volume-manufacturing capabilities, and continuing to build customer and supplier relationships. " (3/12/2019)
  • 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "The company continues to make progress in its heavy-duty motive market in North America. It has been successful in making inroads into other vertical markets as well, including rail and marine. We expect the company’s revenues to grow at a seven-year CAGR of approximately 31.4% from $90.6 M in 2018 to $611.8M in 2025. We value the company’s shares using a discounted cash flow (DCF) model and a discount rate of 10.8% derived from the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) for the company." (12/13/2018)

Has Ballard Power Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BLDP stock has trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ballard Power Systems earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Ballard Power Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ballard Power Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ballard Power Systems investors own include Plug Power (PLUG), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), Tesla (TSLA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), Hydrogenics (HYGS), BlackBerry (BB), Twitter (TWTR) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Ballard Power Systems' key executives?

Ballard Power Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. R. Randall MacEwen, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Anthony Robert Guglielmin MBA, CFA, BA(Econ), CFO & VP
  • Dr. Kevin Colbow, VP of Technology & Product Devel.
  • Mr. Robert W. Campbell, VP & Chief Commercial Officer
  • Dr. Paul Osenar, Pres of Protonex Technology Corp. (Age 48)

Who are Ballard Power Systems' major shareholders?

Ballard Power Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Trust Advisors LP (0.12%), ETF Managers Group LLC (0.05%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.04%), Millennium Management LLC (0.02%), Two Sigma Securities LLC (0.01%) and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and Scotia Capital Inc..

Which major investors are buying Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ETF Managers Group LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, Two Sigma Securities LLC, Cetera Advisors LLC, Alps Advisors Inc. and Jane Street Group LLC.

How do I buy shares of Ballard Power Systems?

Shares of BLDP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ballard Power Systems' stock price today?

One share of BLDP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.01.

How big of a company is Ballard Power Systems?

Ballard Power Systems has a market capitalization of $541.74 million and generates $96.60 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-27,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.13) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Ballard Power Systems' official website?

The official website for Ballard Power Systems is

How can I contact Ballard Power Systems?

Ballard Power Systems' mailing address is 9000 GLENLYON PARKWAY, BURNABY A1, V5J 5J8. The technology company can be reached via phone at 604-454-0900 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ BLDP)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  311 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  637
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ballard Power Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BLDP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BLDP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by Staff

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