Belden Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.39 (+0.67 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume237,821 shs
Average Volume276,898 shs
Market Capitalization$2.62 billion
P/E Ratio27.26
Dividend Yield0.35%
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
Receive BDC News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Belden and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Belden logo

About Belden

Belden, Inc. engages in the provision of innovative signal transmission solutions. It operates through the Enterprise Solutions and Industrial Solutions segments. The Enterprise Solutions segment offers network infrastructure solutions, as well as cabling and connectivity solutions for broadcast, commercial audio/video, and security applications. The Industrial Solutions segment includes physical network and fieldbus infrastructure components and on-machine connectivity systems customized to end user, and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) needs. The company was founded by Joseph C. Belden in 1902 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.


See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sales & Book Value





Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.49 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

57th out of 240 stocks

Nonferrous Wiredrawing & Insulating Industry

2nd out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
speech bubbles
speech bubbles

Belden (NYSE:BDC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Belden a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Belden in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Belden stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BDC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for Belden
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Belden?

Wall Street analysts have given Belden a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Belden wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

When is Belden's next earnings date?

Belden is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Belden

How were Belden's earnings last quarter?

Belden Inc. (NYSE:BDC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 3rd. The industrial products company reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.28. The industrial products company earned $602 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $541.38 million. Belden had a net margin of 4.56% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.75%. Belden's revenue for the quarter was up 41.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.46 EPS.
View Belden's earnings history

How has Belden's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Belden's stock was trading at $37.77 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BDC shares have increased by 54.5% and is now trading at $58.34.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

How often does Belden pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Belden?

Belden announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, October 6th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 14th.
View Belden's dividend history

Is Belden a good dividend stock?

Belden pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.35%. The dividend payout ratio of Belden is 7.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Belden will have a dividend payout ratio of 4.07% next year. This indicates that Belden will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Belden's dividend history.

What guidance has Belden issued on next quarter's earnings?

Belden issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.370-$4.570 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.680. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.32 billion-$2.35 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.17 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BDC?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Belden's stock. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect Belden's stock price to reach $56.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.6%.
View analysts' price targets for Belden
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Belden's key executives?

Belden's management team includes the following people:
  • Roel Vestjens, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jeremy Parks, Chief Financial Officer & Senior VP-Finance
  • Douglas Zink, Chief Accounting Officer & Vice President
  • Ashish Chand, Executive Vice President-Industrial Automation
  • Anshuman Mehrotra, Senior Vice President-Sales & Marketing

What is Roel Vestjens' approval rating as Belden's CEO?

1 employees have rated Belden CEO Roel Vestjens on Glassdoor.com. Roel Vestjens has an approval rating of 100% among Belden's employees. This puts Roel Vestjens in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Belden's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Belden own?

What is Belden's stock symbol?

Belden trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BDC."

Who are Belden's major shareholders?

Belden's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.05%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.60%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (9.23%), ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC (6.31%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.81%) and Pzena Investment Management LLC (4.56%). Company insiders that own Belden stock include Ashish Chand, Biddle Neil, John S Stroup, Jonathan C Klein, Judy L Brown and Roel Vestjens.
View institutional ownership trends for Belden

Which institutional investors are selling Belden stock?

BDC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Pzena Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have sold Belden company stock in the last year include John S Stroup, Jonathan C Klein, Judy L Brown, and Roel Vestjens.
View insider buying and selling activity for Belden
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which institutional investors are buying Belden stock?

BDC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Royal Bank of Canada, Alliancebernstein L.P., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Victory Capital Management Inc., Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Belden stock in the last two years include Ashish Chand, and Biddle Neil.
View insider buying and selling activity for Belden
or or view top insider-buying stocks.

How do I buy shares of Belden?

Shares of BDC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is Belden's stock price today?

One share of BDC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.34.

How much money does Belden make?

Belden has a market capitalization of $2.62 billion and generates $1.86 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-55,160,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.75 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Belden have?

Belden employs 6,200 workers across the globe.

Does Belden have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Belden: Alpha Wire, BDX Mexico Holdings S. de R.L de C.V., Belden 1993 LLC, Belden AB, Belden Asia (Hong Kong) Limited, Belden Asia (Thailand) Company Limited, Belden Australia Pty Ltd., Belden CDT European Shared Services B.V., Belden CDT International Inc., Belden Canada Finance 1 ULC, Belden Canada Finance 2 ULC, Belden Canada Finance 2013 LP, Belden Canada Inc., Belden Canada ULC, Belden Cekan A/S, Belden Commercial Services B.V., Belden Deutschland GmbH, Belden Deutschland Holding GmbH, Belden Electronics Argentina S.A., Belden Electronics GmbH, Belden Electronics S.A. de C.V., Belden Europe B.V., Belden Finance 2013 LP, Belden Finance 2016 LLC, Belden France SAS, Belden Global Holdings B.V., Belden Global LP, Belden Grass Valley Asia Limited, Belden Grass Valley Industria E Comercio E Servicos, Belden Hirschmann Industries (Suzhou) Limited, Belden Hirschmann Networking System Trading (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Belden Holdings Inc., Belden Iberia SL, Belden India Private Limited, Belden International Holdings B.V., Belden Ireland Finance DAC, Belden Italia SRL, Belden LRC Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Belden Lux Holdings S.a.r.l., Belden Luxembourg S.a.r.l., Belden Mexico Enterprises Limited, Belden Netherlands B.V., Belden Signal Solutions B.V., Belden Singapore Private Limited, Belden Solutions B.V., Belden Technologies, Belden Technologies Co., Belden Technologies Ireland DAC, Belden Technologies Peru S.r.l., Belden UK Holdings Limited, Belden UK Limited, Belden Wire & Cable B.V., Belden Wire & Cable Company LLC, Belden de Sonora S.A. de C.V., Belden-Duna Kabel Kft, BiBiXi Communications System (Suzhou) Co., Byres Security Inc., CDT International Holdings LLC, Coast Wire & Plastic Tech, GVBB Holdings Sarl, GVBB Netherlands B.V., GarrettCom, GarrettCom Europe Ltd., GlobalBlue Networks Inc., Grass Valley, Grass Valley Argentina S.R.L., Grass Valley Australia Pty Ltd, Grass Valley Belgium NV, Grass Valley Broadcast Solutions Limited, Grass Valley Canada, Grass Valley Canada Partner ULC, Grass Valley China Co. Ltd., Grass Valley France SAS, Grass Valley Germany GmbH, Grass Valley Hong Kong Ltd., Grass Valley India Private Limited, Grass Valley Italia S.R.L., Grass Valley K.K., Grass Valley Limited, Grass Valley Malaysia SDN BHD, Grass Valley Nederland B.V., Grass Valley Singapore Pte. Ltd., Grass Valley Spain SA, Grass Valley UK Ltd, Grass Valley USA, Hirschmann Automation & Control GmbH, Hirschmann Automation & Control Kabushiki Kaisha, Hirschmann Automation and Control, Hirschmann Electronics GmbH, ICM Corp, ITC Industria Tecnica CAVI S.r.l., Kajola-Kristada Limited, Limited Liability Company Grass Valley RUS, Lukram SRO, Mantrics S.r.l., Miniflex, Miranda Technologies, Miranda Technologies Asia Limited, Miranda Technologies France SAS, Miranda Technologies Malaysia SDN BHD, Miranda Technologies Singapore Pte. Ltd., NAO Snell, Noslo Limited, Opterna Am, Opterna Europe Limited, Opterna International Corp., Opterna Middle East FZCO, Opterna Technologies Private Limited, Opterna Technology Limited, Opterna Trading, Opterna WGD AG, PPC Broadband, PPC Broadband Fiber Ltd., PPC Broadband India Private Limited, PPC Broadband Ltd., Poliron Cabos Eletricos Especiais, Pro-Bel Group Ltd., Pro-Bel Holdings Ltd., Pro-Bel Ltd., ProLinx Comunicacao Industria LTDA, ProSoft Technology, ProSoft Technology (Asia Pacific) Sendirian Berhad, ProSoft Technology SAS, Quantel Espana SAU, Quantel Europe Ltd., Quantel GmbH, Quantel Group Ltd., Quantel Holdings (2010) Ltd., Quantel Inc., Quantel Ltd., Shanghai Hite-Belden Network Technology Co., Snell Advanced Media India Private Limited, Snell Advanced Media KK, Snell Advanced Media Pty Ltd, Snell Advanced Media Sarl, Snell Asia Pacific Ltd., Snell Corporation Ltd., Snell Inc., St. Kitts Technology Limited, Telecast Fiber Systems, Thinklogical Holdings, Thinklogical International, Thinklogical LLC, Thinklogical Real Estate, Tripwire, Tripwire International, Tripwire Japan KK, VIA Holdings I, VIA Holdings II, and nCircle Canada Corp.

When was Belden founded?

Belden was founded in 1902.

What is Belden's official website?

The official website for Belden is www.belden.com.

Where are Belden's headquarters?

Belden is headquartered at 1 NORTH BRENTWOOD BLVD 15TH FLOOR, ST. LOUIS MO, 63105.

How can I contact Belden?

Belden's mailing address is 1 NORTH BRENTWOOD BLVD 15TH FLOOR, ST. LOUIS MO, 63105. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at (314) 854-8000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research.