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Badger Meter Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.50 (+2.55 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $100.37
50-Day Range
MA: $102.13
52-Week Range
Now: $100.37
Volume204,758 shs
Average Volume225,639 shs
Market Capitalization$2.93 billion
P/E Ratio60.10
Dividend Yield0.71%
Badger Meter, Inc. manufactures and markets flow measurement, control, and communication solutions in the United States, Asia, Canada, Europe, Mexico, the Middle East, and internationally. It offers mechanical or static water meters, and related radio and software technologies and services to municipal water utilities. The company also provides flow instrumentation products, including meters and valves to measure and control fluids going through a pipe or pipeline, including water, air, steam, oil, and other liquids and gases to original equipment manufacturers as the primary flow measurement device within a product or system, as well as through manufacturers' representatives. Its flow instrumentation products are used in various industries, such as water/wastewater, heating, ventilating and air conditioning, oil and gas, and chemical and petrochemical. In addition, the company offers ORION Migratable for automatic meter reading; ORION (SE) for traditional fixed network applications; and ORION Cellular for infrastructure-free fixed network meter reading solution, as well as BEACON advanced metering analytics, a secure cloud-hosted software suite that establishes alerts for specific conditions and allows consumer engagement tools that permit end water customers to view and manage their water usage activity. It also serves water utilities, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers. The company sells its products directly, as well as through resellers and representatives. Badger Meter, Inc. was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fluid meters & counting devices
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$424.63 million
Cash Flow$2.50 per share
Book Value$11.37 per share


Net Income$47.18 million


Market Cap$2.93 billion
Next Earnings Date4/15/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.98 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

101st out of 1,526 stocks

Fluid Meters & Counting Devices Industry

1st out of 2 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+2.50 (+2.55 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Badger Meter a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Badger Meter in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Badger Meter stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BMI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Badger Meter?

Wall Street analysts have given Badger Meter a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Badger Meter wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Badger Meter's next earnings date?

Badger Meter is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 15th 2021.
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How were Badger Meter's earnings last quarter?

Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.02. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $112.33 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $107.32 million. Badger Meter had a net margin of 11.53% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.28%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.42 EPS.
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How has Badger Meter's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Badger Meter's stock was trading at $56.81 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BMI shares have increased by 76.7% and is now trading at $100.37.
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How often does Badger Meter pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Badger Meter?

Badger Meter announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 12th. Investors of record on Friday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, March 12th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 25th.
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Is Badger Meter a good dividend stock?

Badger Meter pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.71%. Badger Meter has been increasing its dividend for 19 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Badger Meter is 44.72%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Badger Meter will have a dividend payout ratio of 37.89% next year. This indicates that Badger Meter will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Badger Meter's stock split? How did Badger Meter's stock split work?

Shares of Badger Meter split on Friday, September 16th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, August 12th 2016. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, September 15th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Badger Meter stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for BMI?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Badger Meter's stock. Their forecasts range from $57.00 to $78.00. On average, they anticipate Badger Meter's share price to reach $67.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 33.0%.
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Who are Badger Meter's key executives?

Badger Meter's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth C. Bockhorst, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Robert A. Wrocklage, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 42, Pay $478.04k)
  • Mr. Kimberly K. Stoll, VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 55, Pay $394.79k)
  • Mr. William J. Parisen, VP of Global Operations
  • Ms. Beverly L. P. Smiley, VP of Accounting & External Reporting (Age 71)
  • Ms. Karen Bauer, VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Strategy & Treasurer
  • Mr. William R. A. Bergum, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Sheryl Hopkins, VP of HR
  • Mr. Daniel R. Weltzien, VP & Controller (Age 42)

What is Ken Bockhorst's approval rating as Badger Meter's CEO?

21 employees have rated Badger Meter CEO Ken Bockhorst on Glassdoor.com. Ken Bockhorst has an approval rating of 78% among Badger Meter's employees.

Who are some of Badger Meter's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Badger Meter own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Badger Meter investors own include A. O. Smith (AOS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Mills (GIS), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Aflac (AFL), CVS Health (CVS), Ecolab (ECL) and Philip Morris International (PM).

What is Badger Meter's stock symbol?

Badger Meter trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BMI."

Who are Badger Meter's major shareholders?

Badger Meter's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.34%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.18%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (1.68%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.42%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.40%). Company insiders that own Badger Meter stock include Fred J Begale, Gail A Lione, Gregory M Gomez, Horst Gras, Kimberly K Stoll, Raymond G Serdynski and Richard A Meeusen.
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Which institutional investors are selling Badger Meter stock?

BMI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC, Aviva PLC, and Stifel Financial Corp. Company insiders that have sold Badger Meter company stock in the last year include Fred J Begale, Gail A Lione, and Kimberly K Stoll.
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Which institutional investors are buying Badger Meter stock?

BMI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, and Morgan Stanley.
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How do I buy shares of Badger Meter?

Shares of BMI 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.
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What is Badger Meter's stock price today?

One share of BMI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $100.37.

How much money does Badger Meter make?

Badger Meter has a market capitalization of $2.93 billion and generates $424.63 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $47.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.61 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Badger Meter have?

Badger Meter employs 1,567 workers across the globe.

What is Badger Meter's official website?

The official website for Badger Meter is www.badgermeter.com.

Where are Badger Meter's headquarters?

Badger Meter is headquartered at 4545 WEST BROWN DEER ROAD, MILWAUKEE WI, 53223.

How can I contact Badger Meter?

Badger Meter's mailing address is 4545 WEST BROWN DEER ROAD, MILWAUKEE WI, 53223. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 414-355-0400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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