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Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.05 (+4.42%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
963,099 shs
Average Volume
900,927 shs
Market Capitalization
$107.39 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
281.4% Upside
$4.50 Price Target
Short Interest
5.72% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
0.89mentions of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$62,006 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.35 to $0.47 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.67 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

201st out of 597 stocks

Heating Equipment, Except Electric Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

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About Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Stock (NYSE:BW)

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides energy and emissions control solutions to industrial, electrical utility, municipal, and other customers worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Babcock & Wilcox Renewable; Babcock & Wilcox Environmental; and Babcock & Wilcox Thermal. The Babcock & Wilcox Renewable segment offers technologies divert the waste from landfills for power generation and replacing fossil fuels and recovering metals and reducing emissions. It offers BrightLoop, a hydrogen generation technology that generates hydrogen from a range of fuels, including solid fuels, such as biomass and coal. This segment also provides technologies for power and heat generation comprising waste-to-energy; OxyBright, an oxygen-fired biomass-to-energy technology; and black liquor systems for the pulp and paper industry. The Babcock & Wilcox Environmental segment offers a range of emissions control and environmental technology solutions for utility, waste to energy, biomass, carbon black, and industrial steam generation applications. This segment provides systems for cooling, ash handling, particulate control, nitrogen oxides and sulfur dioxides removal, chemical looping for carbon control, and mercury control under the SolveBright, OxyBright, BrightLoop, and BrightGen names. The Babcock & Wilcox Thermal segment offers aftermarket parts, construction, maintenance, engineered upgrades, and field services for its installed bases, as well as the installed base of other OEMs for power generation, oil and gas, petrochemical, food and beverage, metals and mining, and others. This segment also provides steam generation systems, including package boilers, watertube and firetube waste heat boilers, and other boilers to medium and heavy industrial customers. Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1867 and is based in Akron, Ohio.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Heating equipment, except electric
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$999.40 million
Book Value
($2.45) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$107.39 million

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Kenneth M. Young (Age 60)
    CEO & Chairman of the Board
    Comp: $1.08M
  • Mr. Louis Salamone Jr. (Age 77)
    Executive VP, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $634.84k
  • Mr. Jimmy B. Morgan (Age 55)
    Executive VP & COO
    Comp: $659.17k
  • Mr. John J. DziewiszMr. John J. Dziewisz (Age 58)
    Executive VP, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $564.06k
  • Mr. Chris Riker (Age 41)
    Senior Vice President of Thermal
    Comp: $445k
  • Ms. Brandy Johnson
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Sarah Serafin
    Vice President of Corporate Development
  • Mr. Wassim Moussaoui
    Managing Director of Babcock & Wilcox Middle East Holdings
  • Mr. Gary Cochrane
    Managing Director of European region
  • Mr. Kim Bredahl
    Senior Vice President

BW Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" BW shares.
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What is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock price target for 2024?

3 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock. Their BW share price targets range from $2.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $4.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 281.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have BW shares performed in 2024?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock was trading at $1.46 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, BW shares have decreased by 19.2% and is now trading at $1.18.
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Are investors shorting Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,820,000 shares, a drop of 13.0% from the April 15th total of 5,540,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,610,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 5.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
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How were Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:BW) posted its earnings results on Thursday, March, 14th. The technology company reported ($0.22) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The technology company earned $227.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $255.20 million.

When did Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock split?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises's stock reverse split on Wednesday, July 24th 2019. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Thursday, July 11th 2019. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.

What is Kenneth Young's approval rating as Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' CEO?

16 employees have rated Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Chief Executive Officer Kenneth Young on Kenneth Young has an approval rating of 63% among the company's employees. This puts Kenneth Young in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises investors own include Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics (BCLI), DocuSign (DOCU), Pfizer (PFE), Ford Motor (F), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Intel (INTC), (OSTK) and Regions Financial (RF).

Who are Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' major shareholders?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (3.78%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (1.72%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.97%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.83%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.81%) and Equitec Proprietary Markets LLC (0.25%). Insiders that own company stock include Alan B Howe, B Riley Financial, Inc, Christopher S Riker, Henry E Bartoli, Jimmy B Morgan, John J Dziewisz, Joseph A Tato, Joseph T Buckler, Kenneth M Young, Louis Salamone Jr and Philip D Moeller.
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How do I buy shares of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

Shares of BW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises: Americon Equipment Services Inc., Americon LLC, B and W SPIG South Africa, B&W PGG Luxembourg Canada Holdings SARL, B&W PGG Luxembourg Finance SARL, B&W PGG Luxembourg Holdings SARL, B&W de Panama Inc., BWL Energy (Rye House) Ltd., BWL Energy (Teesside) Ltd., Babcock & Wilcox Construction Co. LLC, Babcock & Wilcox Ebensburg Power LLC, Babcock & Wilcox Equity Investments LLC, Babcock & Wilcox Global Sales & Services - Chile SpA, Babcock & Wilcox Global Sales & Services SARL, Babcock & Wilcox Global Sales and Service Pte. Ltd., Babcock & Wilcox Global Sales and Services Brazil Ltda., Babcock & Wilcox Holdings LLC, Babcock & Wilcox India Holdings Inc., Babcock & Wilcox India Private Limited, Babcock & Wilcox International Inc., Babcock & Wilcox International Investments Co. Inc., Babcock & Wilcox International Sales and Service Corporation, Babcock & Wilcox Monterrey Finance SARL, Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group Canada Corp., Babcock & Wilcox SPIG Inc., Babcock & Wilcox Singapore Pte. Ltd., Babcock & Wilcox Slovakia s.r.o., Babcock & Wilcox Technology LLC, Babcock & Wilcox Volund A/S, Babcock & Wilcox Volund AB, Babcock & Wilcox Volund Limited, Babcock & Wilcox de Monterrey S.A. de C.V., D.C.S. Dry Cooling Services S.r.l., DPS Anson LLC, DPS Berlin LLC, DPS Cadillac LLC, DPS Florida LLC, DPS Gregory LLC, DPS Mecklenburg LLC, DPS Piedmont LLC, Dampkraft Insurance Company, Delta Power Services LLC, Diamond Operating Co. Inc., Diamond Power Australia Holdings Inc., Diamond Power Central & Eastern Europe s.r.o., Diamond Power China Holdings Inc., Diamond Power Equity Investments Inc., Diamond Power Finland OY, Diamond Power Germany GmbH, Diamond Power International LLC, Diamond Power Machine (Hubei) Co. Inc., Diamond Power Services S.E.A. Ltd., Diamond Power Specialty (Proprietary) Limited, Diamond Power Specialty Limited, Diamond Power Sweden AB, Diamond Power do Brasil Limitada, Ebensburg Energy LLC, Ebensburg Investors Limited Partnership, O&M Holding Company, P. T. Babcock & Wilcox Asia, Power Systems Operations Inc., SOFCo - EFS Holdings LLC, SPIG, SPIG (Shanxi) Cooling System Co. Ltd., SPIG (Shanxi) Cooling Technology Company Ltd., SPIG Cooling Towers India Private Limited, SPIG KOREA LTD., SPIG Kuhlturmtechnologien GmbH, SPIG S.p.A., SPIG Sogutma Sistemleri Tlc Ldt, SPIG Torres de Resfriamento Ltda., SPIG Turn Apa de Racine, SPIG Vostock, Servicios Profesionales de Valle Soleado S.A. de C.V., Servicios de Fabricacion de Valle Soleado S.A. de C.V., The Babcock & Wilcox Company, and Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies.
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This page (NYSE:BW) was last updated on 5/26/2024 by Staff

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