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

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$2.78 -0.08 (-2.80 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 12:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.86
Today's Range$2.74 - $2.82
52-Week Range$2.57 - $5.34
Volume15,602 shs
Average Volume1.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$509.29 million
P/E Ratio-93.00
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. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Burnaby, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BLDP
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05
Current Ratio2.52
Quick Ratio1.62


Trailing P/E Ratio-93.00
Forward P/E Ratio-25.27
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$121.30 million
Price / Sales4.12
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.67 per share
Price / Book4.15


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.03)
Net Income$-8,040,000.00
Net Margins-17.29%
Return on Equity-14.64%
Return on Assets-9.98%


Outstanding Shares179,960,000
Market Cap$509.29 million

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) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The technology company reported ($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.01. The technology company earned $21.57 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $31.27 million. Ballard Power Systems had a negative return on equity of 14.64% and a negative net margin of 17.29%. 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 Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ballard Power Systems.

What price target have analysts set for BLDP?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Ballard Power Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Ballard Power Systems' share price to reach $3.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.4% 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.

Has Ballard Power Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BLDP stock has been trending neutral on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ballard Power Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Ballard Power Systems' key competitors?

Who are Ballard Power Systems' key executives?

Ballard Power Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. R. Randall MacEwen, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 49)
  • 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 47)

Who are Ballard Power Systems' major shareholders?

Ballard Power Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC (0.18%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.09%), GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.04%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.04%), ING Groep NV (0.03%) and Virtu Financial LLC (0.03%).

Which major investors are selling Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Bank of Montreal Can.

Which major investors are buying Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GSA Capital Partners LLP, ING Groep NV, Alps Advisors Inc., CIBC World Markets Inc., Virtu Financial LLC and HRT Financial 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 $2.77.

How big of a company is Ballard Power Systems?

Ballard Power Systems has a market capitalization of $509.29 million and generates $121.30 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-8,040,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.03) on an earnings per share basis. Ballard Power Systems employs 414 workers across the globe.

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:  313 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  292 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  605
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 11/20/2018 by Staff

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