Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Company Profile (NYSE:BW)

About Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. is a technology-based provider of fossil and renewable power generation and environmental equipment that includes a suite of boiler products and environmental systems, and services for power and industrial uses. The Company operates in three segments: Power, Renewable and Industrial. Through its Power segment, the Company provides the supply of and aftermarket services for steam-generating, environmental, and auxiliary equipment for power generation and other industrial applications. The Renewable segment provides steam-generating systems, environmental and auxiliary equipment for the waste-to-energy and biomass power generation industries, and plant operations and maintenance services for its systems and equipment. The Industrial segment focuses on custom-engineered cooling, environmental, noise abatement and industrial equipment along with related aftermarket services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Industrial Electrical Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.babcock.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $542.02 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,831,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.46
  • 52 Week Range: $8.54 - $22.38
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.99
  • P/E Growth: 1.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.57 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.35
  • Book Value: $11.37 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.98
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($53,150,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -2.90%
  • Return on Equity: 5.93%
  • Return on Assets: 2.57%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.20%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 839,236 shs.
  • Beta: 0.73
  • Short Ratio: 1.96
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)

What is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock symbol?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BW."

How were Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (NYSE:BW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.02) by $0.03. The business had revenue of $391.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $416.44 million. Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises had a negative net margin of 2.90% and a positive return on equity of 5.93%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.27 EPS. View Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' Earnings History.

What guidance has Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises issued on next quarter's earnings?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.75-0.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.78. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.78 billion.

Where is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock going? Where will Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Who are some of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' key competitors?

Who owns Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Wellington Management Group LLP (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.71%), Teachers Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Boston Partners (2.47%). Company insiders that own Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock include E James Ferland Jr, Harbour Group LP Blue, Jenny L Apker, Larry L Weyers and Thomas A Christopher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Who sold Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock? Who is selling Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Heartland Advisors Inc., Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Menta Capital LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Who bought Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock? Who is buying Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Boston Partners, Wynnefield Capital Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Vanguard Group Inc. and Levin Capital Strategies L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock in the last two years include E James Ferland Jr, Jenny L Apker, Larry L Weyers and Thomas A Christopher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

How do I buy Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

Shares of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock cost?

One share of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.10.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $19.00 (71.17% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/6/2017Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy -> AccumulateN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$16.00N/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingOutperform$22.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00N/AView Rating Details
7/10/2015BB&T Co.Initiated CoverageBuy$24.00N/AView Rating Details
7/1/2015William BlairInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Earnings by Quarter for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q1 2017($0.02)($0.05)$416.44 million$391.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.38($1.60)$483.20 million$380.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.25$0.24$457.70 million$411.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216($0.15)($0.20)$432.54 million$383.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.21$0.27$410.72 million$404.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.43$0.47$452.80 million$502.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.32$0.25$433.64 million$420.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.21$0.27$402.34 million$437.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.46$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
Q2 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20171$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q4 20171$0.38$0.38$0.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/9/2017E James Ferland JrChairmanBuy20,000$9.62$192,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016E James Ferland JrChairmanBuy15,000$13.81$207,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Larry L WeyersDirectorBuy5,000$14.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Jenny L ApkerInsiderBuy12,000$16.58$198,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016E James Ferland JrChairmanBuy40,000$16.22$648,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Thomas A ChristopherDirectorBuy2,466$16.20$39,949.20View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Harbour Group L.P. BlueMajor ShareholderSell70,000$21.62$1,513,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015E James Ferland JrCEOBuy30,000$17.29$518,700.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
Latest Headlines for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE:BW)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:04 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises says to expand industrial segment
www.reuters.com - May 23 at 6:03 PM
seekingalpha.com logoB&W to expand industrial segment
seekingalpha.com - May 23 at 6:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock & Wilcox enlarges Industrial Segment and appoints executive to head it
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 6:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoB&W to Expand Industrial Segment, Makes Executive Appointment
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeyCorp Comments on Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (BW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 8:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Set Expectations for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc's Q3 2017 Earnings (BW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 11:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc's Shares Popped 18% Today
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 9:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BW earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 9:18 PM
fool.com logoWhy Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc's Shares Popped 18% Today
www.fool.com - May 10 at 5:56 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 10 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 1:30 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc. Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - May 10 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:09 PM
marketbeat.com logoBabcock & Wilcox reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 9 at 7:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 5:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMAY 2 DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 9:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE TOMORROW: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Filing to Recover Losses Suffered by Investors in Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017 -- BW
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:04 PM
businesswire.com logoBABCOCK 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit ...
www.businesswire.com - April 29 at 4:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 2:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBABCOCK 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. – (BW)
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 5:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4-DAY DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 5:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (BW) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoBabcock & Wilcox (BW) Secures $60M Contract for Dry Cooling Systems
www.streetinsider.com - April 28 at 10:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (BW) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline - May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoB&W SPIG Awarded Contracts Totaling $60 Million in First Quarter of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 9:31 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-B&W Spig says awarded contracts totaling $60 mln in Q1 2017
www.reuters.com - April 27 at 4:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoBabcock & Wilcox subsidiary wins $60M in new contracts
www.bizjournals.com - April 27 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox …
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Lawsuits Against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 1:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.08
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6-DAY DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox …
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Brower Piven Reminds Investors Of The Upcoming Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit And Encourages Investors With Losses In Excess of $100,000 From Investment In Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. To Contact The Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6-DAY DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 3:19 PM
businesswire.com logoMay 2 Deadline Alert: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. Investors of Upcoming Lead Plaintiff Deadline and Encourages Investors to ...
www.businesswire.com - April 26 at 11:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBW SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 11:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMay 2 Deadline Alert: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. Investors of Upcoming Lead Plaintiff Deadline and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 11:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 3:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoONE WEEK DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 3:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Filing to Recover Losses Suffered by Investors in Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017 - BW
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 4:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 2:31 PM
benzinga.com logoBABCOCK SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA...
www.benzinga.com - April 22 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 22 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEQUITY ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Complaint to Recover Losses Suffered by Investors in Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017 -- BW
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 4:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Filing to Recover Losses Suffered by Investors in Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017 -- BW
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:11 PM

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