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

+0.38 (+7.42 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.50
50-Day Range
MA: $4.44
52-Week Range
Now: $5.50
Volume3.35 million shs
Average Volume849,583 shs
Market Capitalization$1.28 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Ballard Power Systems Inc engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and service of proton exchange membrane fuel cell products worldwide. The company offers heavy duty modules, fuel cell stacks, backup power systems, and portable power/ unmanned aerial vehicles, and material handling products. In addition, it provides technology solutions comprising engineering services and technology transfer services, as well as licenses and sells intellectual property portfolio for various fuel cell applications. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BLDP



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$96.60 million
Book Value$1.22 per share


Net Income$-27,320,000.00


Market Cap$1.28 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Estimated)

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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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 31st. The technology company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.01. The technology company had revenue of $23.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.42 million. Ballard Power Systems had a negative return on equity of 13.15% and a negative net margin of 40.67%. Ballard Power Systems's revenue for the quarter was down 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.02) EPS. 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, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ballard Power Systems.

What price target have analysts set for BLDP?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Ballard Power Systems' stock. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $5.00. On average, they anticipate Ballard Power Systems' stock price to reach $3.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 36.4%. 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 1 sell rating, 2 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. " (7/3/2019)
  • 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?

News articles about BLDP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ballard Power Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Ballard Power Systems.

Are investors shorting Ballard Power Systems?

Ballard Power Systems saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,875,900 shares, a decline of 8.8% from the July 31st total of 6,441,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 933,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.3 days. Currently, 3.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Ballard Power Systems' Current Options Chain.

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 Arbutus Biopharma (ABUS), Cedar Fair (FUN), Plug Power (PLUG), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), Antares Pharma (ATRS), Taylor Devices (TAYD), Rite Aid (RAD), Southwestern Energy (SWN), TrustCo Bank Corp NY (TRST) and Hydrogenics (HYGS).

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 & CTO
  • 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Invesco Ltd. (0.56%), Morgan Stanley (0.45%), Swiss National Bank (0.15%), Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI (0.14%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.11%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.09%).

Which institutional investors are selling Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, ETF Managers Group LLC, Cetera Advisors LLC and Scotia Capital Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Ballard Power Systems stock?

BLDP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Invesco Ltd., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Alps Advisors Inc., H2O AM LLP, Swiss National Bank, Bank of America Corp DE and Morgan Stanley.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ballard Power Systems' stock price today?

One share of BLDP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.50.

How big of a company is Ballard Power Systems?

Ballard Power Systems has a market capitalization of $1.28 billion 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. Ballard Power Systems employs 514 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ballard Power Systems.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  351 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  348 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  699
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This page was last updated on 9/15/2019 by Staff

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