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Badger Meter Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.76 (+2.15 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $83.46
50-Day Range
MA: $77.57
52-Week Range
Now: $83.46
Volume85,479 shs
Average Volume172,268 shs
Market Capitalization$2.43 billion
P/E Ratio49.98
Dividend Yield0.88%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fluid meters & counting devices
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$424.63 million
Cash Flow$2.48 per share
Book Value$12.07 per share


Net Income$47.18 million


Market Cap$2.43 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
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Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Badger Meter's stock was trading at $56.81 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BMI shares have increased by 46.9% and is now trading at $83.46.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Badger Meter?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Badger Meter in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Badger Meter?

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When is Badger Meter's next earnings date?

Badger Meter is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Badger Meter's earnings last quarter?

Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 16th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.13. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $113.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $101.19 million. Badger Meter had a net margin of 11.53% and a return on equity of 14.28%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.44 EPS.
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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, November 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 27th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, December 11th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 25th.
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When did Badger Meter's stock split? How did Badger Meter's stock split work?

Badger Meter's stock split before market open on Friday, September 16th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, August 12th 2016. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell 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?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Badger Meter's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $78.00. On average, they anticipate Badger Meter's share price to reach $63.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.6%.
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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).

Who are Badger Meter's key executives?

Badger Meter's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth C. Bockhorst, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 47, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Robert A. Wrocklage, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 41, Pay $478.04k)
  • Mr. Kimberly K. Stoll, VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 54, Pay $394.79k)
  • Mr. William J. Parisen, VP of Global Operations
  • Ms. Beverly L. P. Smiley, VP of Accounting & External Reporting (Age 70)
  • Ms. Karen Bauer, VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Strategy & Treasurer
  • Mr. William R. A. Bergum, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Sheryl Hopkins, VP of HR
  • Mr. Daniel R. Weltzien, VP & Controller (Age 41)

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.46%), State Street Corp (3.27%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.66%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (1.98%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.54%) and Boston Trust Walden Corp (1.04%). Company insiders that own Badger Meter stock include Beverly L P Smiley, Fred J Begale, Gregory M Gomez, Horst Gras, Kimberly K Stoll, Raymond G Serdynski, Richard A Meeusen and Richard E Johnson.
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Which major investors are selling Badger Meter stock?

BMI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., and WINTON GROUP Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Badger Meter company stock in the last year include Fred J Begale, Gregory M Gomez, Kimberly K Stoll, and Richard A Meeusen.
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Which major investors are buying Badger Meter stock?

BMI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, AXA S.A., Morgan Stanley, ProShare Advisors LLC, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ, First Personal Financial Services, and Eudaimonia Partners LLC.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Badger Meter's stock price today?

One share of BMI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.46.

How big of a company is Badger Meter?

Badger Meter has a market capitalization of $2.43 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. 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.

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 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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