NYSE:BW - Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$1.33 -0.06 (-4.32 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.39
Today's Range$1.31 - $1.41
52-Week Range$1.30 - $7.66
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume1.94 million shs
Market Capitalization$237.83 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises logoBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. provides fossil and renewable power generation and environmental equipment for the power and industrial markets worldwide. Its Power segment offers boiler cleaning and material handling equipment; and supercritical, subcritical, fluidized bed, chemical recovery, industrial power, package, and waste heat boilers, as well as heat recovery steam generators. It also provides air pollution control products and related equipment, such as wet and dry flue gas desulfurization systems, catalytic and non-catalytic nitrogen oxides reduction systems, low nitrogen oxides burners and overfire air systems, fabric filter baghouses, wet and dry electrostatic precipitators, mercury control systems, and dry sorbent injection for acid gas mitigation. In addition, this segment also offers replacement parts, retrofit and upgrade projects, fuel switching and repowering projects, and training programs; and field technical, construction and maintenance, start-up and commissioning, and plant operations and maintenance services. The company's 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. Its Industrial segment offers oxidizers, solvent recovery and distillation systems, wet electrostatic precipitators, scrubbers, and heat recovery systems; and specialized industrial process systems, coating lines, and equipment. This segment also provides air-cooled (dry) cooling systems, mechanical draft wet cooling towers, and natural draft wet cooling hyperbolic towers; end-to-end aftermarket services, such as spare parts, upgrades and revamping of existing installations, and remote monitoring; and gas turbine inlet and exhaust systems, custom silencers, and filters and enclosures. The company was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Heating equipment, except electric
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.53
Current Ratio1.18
Quick Ratio1.06


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Price / Sales0.14
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$4.33 per share
Price / Book0.31


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-379,820,000.00
Net Margins-42.83%
Return on Equity-127.13%
Return on Assets-15.08%


Outstanding Shares168,680,000
Market Cap$237.83 million

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

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, 8th. The technology company reported ($2.19) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.19) by $2.00. The technology company earned $311.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $385.70 million. Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises had a negative net margin of 42.83% and a negative return on equity of 127.13%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 20.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.04 EPS. View Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' Earnings History.

When is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' next earnings date?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

What price target have analysts set for BW?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.50 to $3.50. On average, they anticipate Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' share price to reach $3.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 163.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

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

Who are Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' key executives?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark A. Carano, Sr. VP of Industrial & Corp. Devel. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Mark S. Low, Sr. VP of Power (Age 61)
  • Ms. Jenny L. Apker, Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Leslie C. Kass, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Joel K. Mostrom, Interim Chief Financial Officer (Age 62)

Has Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BW stock has trended positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company an impact score of 47.40 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Who are Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' major shareholders?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include B. Riley Financial Inc. (6.70%), BlackRock Inc. (3.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.63%), Wynnefield Capital Inc. (2.15%), Millennium Management LLC (2.14%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (1.26%). Company insiders that own Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock include E James Ferland Jr, Larry L Weyers, Steel Partners Holdings LP and Vintage Capital Management Llc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are selling Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

BW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and GeoSphere Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

Which institutional investors are buying Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock?

BW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including B. Riley Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Wynnefield Capital Inc., 22NW LP, Royce & Associates LP and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises stock in the last two years include E James Ferland Jr, Larry L Weyers, Steel Partners Holdings LP and Vintage Capital Management Llc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises.

How do I buy shares of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

Shares of BW 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of BW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.33.

How big of a company is Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises has a market capitalization of $237.83 million and generates $1.56 billion in revenue each year. Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises?

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' mailing address is 13024 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PLACE SUITE 700, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The technology company can be reached via phone at 704-625-4900 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (NYSE BW)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  233 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  270 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  503
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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