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NYSE:BMI

Badger Meter - BMI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$112.62
-1.46 (-1.28%)
(As of 12/6/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$112.29
$114.64
50-Day Range
$90.60
$117.12
52-Week Range
$73.20
$117.97
Volume
111,744 shs
Average Volume
131,060 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.30 billion
P/E Ratio
49.83
Dividend Yield
0.79%
Price Target
$99.33

Badger Meter MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.8% Downside
$99.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.54% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.87
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.84mentions of Badger Meter in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.22%
From $2.27 to $2.57 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.13 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

338th out of 627 stocks

Fluid Meters & Counting Devices Industry

2nd out of 2 stocks

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About Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) Stock

Badger Meter, Inc. manufactures and markets flow measurement, quality, 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, valves, and other sensing instruments 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 water/wastewater, heating, ventilating and air conditioning, and corporate sustainability markets. 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, industrial, and other industries. The company sells its products directly, as well as through resellers and representatives. Badger Meter, Inc. was incorporated in 1905 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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BMI Stock News Headlines

Short Interest in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) Drops By 7.2%
Badger Meter Inc. Reveals Advance In Q3 Bottom Line, Beats estimates
Badger Meter Q3 Results Top Estimates
Earnings Scheduled For October 19, 2022
Badger Meter: Filing This One Away For A Big Drop
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Badger Meter Schedules Third Quarter 2022 Earnings Call
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BMI Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/9 Dividend
8/25/2022
Dividend Payable
9/09/2022
Last Earnings
10/19/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/9 Dividend
11/23/2022
Today
12/06/2022
Dividend Payable
12/09/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/27/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Fluid meters & counting devices
Sub-Industry
Electronic Equipment & Instruments
CUSIP
05652510
CIK
9092
Employees
1,837
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$99.33
High Stock Price Forecast
$125.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$80.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-11.8%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$60.88 million
Pretax Margin
15.83%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$505.20 million
Cash Flow
$2.96 per share
Book Value
$13.78 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
29,035,000
Market Cap
$3.30 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.88

Key Executives

  • Mr. Kenneth C. Bockhorst (Age 49)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $2.4M
  • Mr. Robert A. Wrocklage (Age 43)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $838.79k
  • Mr. William R. A. Bergum (Age 57)
    VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $518.49k
  • Mr. Kimberly K. Stoll (Age 56)
    VP of Sales & Marketing
    Comp: $552.92k
  • Mr. William J. Parisen (Age 55)
    VP of Global Operations
  • Ms. Karen Bauer
    VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Strategy & Treasurer
  • Ms. Sheryl L. Hopkins (Age 54)
    VP of HR
  • Mr. Daniel R. Weltzien (Age 43)
    VP & Controller













BMI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Badger Meter stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Badger Meter in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" BMI shares. 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 is Badger Meter's stock price forecast for 2023?

4 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Badger Meter's stock. Their BMI share price forecasts range from $80.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $99.33 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.1%.
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How have BMI shares performed in 2022?

Badger Meter's stock was trading at $106.56 at the start of the year. Since then, BMI stock has increased by 7.2% and is now trading at $114.25.
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Are investors shorting Badger Meter?

Badger Meter saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,030,000 shares, a drop of 7.2% from the October 31st total of 1,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 147,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.0 days. Currently, 3.5% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Badger Meter's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January 27th 2023.
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How were Badger Meter's earnings last quarter?

Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 19th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.04. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $148 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.78 million. Badger Meter had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.04% and a net margin of 11.96%. The firm's revenue was up 15.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.54 EPS.

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

Badger Meter declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 11th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.225 per share on Friday, December 9th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 23rd.
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Is Badger Meter a good dividend stock?

Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) pays an annual dividend of $0.90 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.78%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 29 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 39.82%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BMI will have a dividend payout ratio of 35.02% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Badger Meter's stock split?

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

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

21 employees have rated Badger Meter Chief Executive Officer Ken Bockhorst on Glassdoor.com. Ken Bockhorst has an approval rating of 78% among the company's employees.

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (17.25%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.91%), State Street Corp (7.16%), Impax Asset Management Group plc (4.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.87%) and Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (2.45%). Insiders that own company stock include Fred J Begale, Gail A Lione, Gregory M Gomez, Kimberly K Stoll, Richard A Meeusen and William R A Bergum.
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How do I buy shares of Badger Meter?

Shares of BMI stock 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 $114.25.

How much money does Badger Meter make?

Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) has a market capitalization of $3.34 billion and generates $505.20 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $60.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Badger Meter have?

The company employs 1,837 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Badger Meter?

Badger Meter's mailing address is 4545 WEST BROWN DEER ROAD, MILWAUKEE WI, 53223. The official website for the company is www.badgermeter.com. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at (414) 355-0400, via email at investors@badgermeter.com, or via fax at 414-355-7499.

This page (NYSE:BMI) was last updated on 12/6/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff