BWX Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:BWXT)

About BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)

BWX Technologies logoBWX Technologies, Inc. is a manufacturer of nuclear components and a service provider. The Company's businesses focus on the design, engineering and manufacture of precision naval nuclear components, reactors and nuclear fuel for the United States Government. Its segments include Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, Nuclear Energy and Other. It provides uranium processing and environmental site restoration services, as well as a range of products and services to customers in the nuclear power industry. Nuclear Operations engineers, designs and manufactures precision naval nuclear components and reactors for the United States Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration's Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. Technical Services provides various services to the United States Government. Nuclear Energy designs, licenses, manufactures and delivers commercial nuclear steam generators, pressure vessels, reactor components, heat exchangers and other auxiliary equipment.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Aerospace & Defense - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BWXT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.05039 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 99,046,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $48.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $46.43
  • 52 Week Range: $35.34 - $51.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.87
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.45
  • P/E Growth: 2.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.61 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.15
  • Book Value: $2.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 24.61
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
  • EBIDTA: $316.03 million
  • Net Margins: 11.63%
  • Return on Equity: 98.16%
  • Return on Assets: 12.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.63%
  • Current Ratio: 1.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.94%
  • Average Volume: 711,208 shs.
  • Beta: 0.44
  • Short Ratio: 1.22

Frequently Asked Questions for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)

What is BWX Technologies' stock symbol?

BWX Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BWXT."

How often does BWX Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Tuesday, June 6th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 12th. This is a boost from BWX Technologies's previous quarterly dividend of $0.09. View BWX Technologies' Dividend History.

How will BWX Technologies' stock buyback program work?

BWX Technologies announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Friday, April 7th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 3.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) released its earnings results on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.09. The firm earned $428.23 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $391.71 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 11.63% and a return on equity of 98.16%. The company's revenue was up 17.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.44 EPS. View BWX Technologies' Earnings History.

When will BWX Technologies make its next earnings announcement?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BWX Technologies.

What guidance has BWX Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

BWX Technologies issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.85-1.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.94.

Where is BWX Technologies' stock going? Where will BWX Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for BWX Technologies' stock. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' share price to reach $51.40 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BWX Technologies.

Who are some of BWX Technologies' key competitors?

Who are BWX Technologies' key executives?

BWX Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:

  • John A. Fees, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Rex D. Geveden, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David S. Black, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Joseph G. Henry, President of BWXT Nuclear Operations Group
  • James D. Canafax, Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Richard W. Loving, Senior Vice President, Human Resources
  • Jason S. Kerr, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President
  • Alan Nethery, Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Procurement
  • Robert W. Goldman, Lead Independent Director
  • Peyton Sandy Baker, Director

Who owns BWX Technologies stock?

BWX Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include RE Advisers Corp (0.99%), First Quadrant L P CA (0.44%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Curbstone Financial Management Corp (0.01%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include Harbour Group LP Blue, James D Canafax, Joseph G Henry and Rex D Geveden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BWX Technologies.

Who sold BWX Technologies stock? Who is selling BWX Technologies stock?

BWX Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can and Capital One National Association. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies stock in the last year include Harbour Group LP Blue, James D Canafax and Joseph G Henry. View Insider Buying and Selling for BWX Technologies.

Who bought BWX Technologies stock? Who is buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWX Technologies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Quadrant L P CA, Aperio Group LLC, US Bancorp DE and Creative Planning. View Insider Buying and Selling for BWX Technologies.

How do I buy BWX Technologies stock?

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

What is BWX Technologies' stock price today?

One share of BWX Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.19.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BWX Technologies (NYSE BWXT)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  168 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  285
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BWX Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $51.40 (0.41% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$51.00LowView Rating Details
5/31/2017SidotiReiterated RatingBuy$62.00MediumView Rating Details
3/21/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$43.00 -> $55.00LowView Rating Details
1/19/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$46.00N/AView Rating Details
11/9/2016Drexel HamiltonUpgradeHold -> Buy$43.00N/AView Rating Details
10/14/2015William BlairBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 -> $32.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2015KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Earnings by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Earnings History by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE BWXT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2017$0.47N/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.46$0.55$391.71 million$428.23 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.38$0.46$367.61 million$403.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.37$0.39$367.14 million$379.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$0.38$0.44$367.04 million$402.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.32$0.44$341.80 million$364.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.35$0.38$377.60 million$363.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.32$0.40$360.15 million$359.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.55$0.32$360.60 million$347.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.43$0.47$705.30 million$730.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.44$0.64$771.54 million$837.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.45$0.53$752.85 million$737.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.49$0.44$766.50 million$686.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q114$0.42$0.42$704.81 million$662.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.57$0.52$834.81 million$802.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$0.57$0.57$853.80 million$774.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.67$0.72$875.04 million$886.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.48$0.46$826.64 million$805.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.42$0.56$841.74 million$865.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.44$0.37$826.87 million$807.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.43$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.41$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.38$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.37$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.28 EPS


Current Dividend Information for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Most Recent Dividend:6/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:0.86%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:24.04% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.36% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
19.30% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)

Dividend History by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE BWXT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.76%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.30%
Insider Trades by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/7/2017Harbour Group L.P. BlueInsiderSell3,295,098$47.43$156,286,498.14View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Joseph G HenryInsiderSell32,895$50.10$1,648,039.50View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$46.49$209,205.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2017Rex D GevedenInsiderBuy2,000$45.74$91,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2017Harbour Group L.P. BlueDirectorSell5,273,159$45.67$240,825,171.53View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$40.85$183,825.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$38.28$172,260.00View SEC Filing  
10/17/2016James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$37.68$169,560.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$37.74$169,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Joseph G HenryInsiderSell16,032$39.28$629,736.96View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016James D CanafaxSVPSell4,500$38.29$172,305.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014J Randall DataInsiderSell15,854$32.67$517,950.18View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Mason Capital Management Llcmajor shareholderSell1,100,000$32.80$36,080,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013David BlackCAOSell9,482$32.26$305,889.32View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013David S BlackCAOSell5,115$29.74$152,120.10View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Mary P SalomoneCOOSell9,325$29.99$279,656.75View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013David S BlackCAOSell1,125$29.96$33,705.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Latest Headlines for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : July 14, 2017 - July 14 at 6:48 PM logoReviewing BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) & Moog (MOG) - July 6 at 12:42 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:BWXT) : July 4, 2017 - July 4 at 9:22 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 7:44 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BWXT-US : July 3, 2017 - July 3 at 4:54 PM logoBidaskClub Upgrades BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) to "Buy" - July 1 at 6:57 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - June 27 at 8:42 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub - June 23 at 10:54 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Cut to Buy at BidaskClub - June 18 at 12:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 5:58 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Insider Sells $156,286,498.14 in Stock - June 9 at 7:31 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Now Covered by Credit Suisse Group AG - June 9 at 9:00 AM logoForm 4 BWX Technologies, Inc. For: Jun 06 Filed by: NARDELLI ROBERT L - June 8 at 5:00 PM logoForm 4 BWX Technologies, Inc. For: Jun 01 Filed by: Canafax James D - June 6 at 4:19 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BWXT-US : June 2, 2017 - June 2 at 5:31 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 31 at 10:32 AM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Receives Buy Rating from Sidoti - May 31 at 9:56 AM logoBWX Technologies JV Wins $1.5 Bln Environmental Management Contract - May 28 at 2:29 AM logoBRIEF-BWX Technologies says BWXT JV wins $1.5 bln environmental management contract - May 26 at 9:29 PM logoBWXT Joint Venture Awarded $1.5 Billion Environmental Management Contract - May 26 at 9:29 PM logoCH2M-led Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, LLC. awarded Department of Energy Paducah Deactivation and Remediation Contract - May 26 at 4:29 PM logoThe Trump Defense Budget Request Is Huge: 5 Big Winners to Buy Now - May 25 at 5:25 PM logoBWXT July 21st Options Begin Trading - May 22 at 12:48 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BWXT-US : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 8:56 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. : BWXT-US: Dividend Analysis : May 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 4:39 PM logoInsider Selling: BWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Insider Sells 32,895 Shares of Stock - May 8 at 7:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 4:11 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds - May 4 at 1:01 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. :BWXT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 4:08 PM logoEdited Transcript of BWXT earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-17 1:00pm GMT - May 3 at 8:45 AM logoBWXT to Present at Wells Fargo Industrials Conference - May 3 at 8:45 AM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.11 Per Share - May 2 at 7:36 PM logoBWX Technologies Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - May 2 at 7:32 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.09 EPS - May 1 at 11:16 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 1 at 8:32 PM logoBWX posts 1Q profit - May 1 at 5:21 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Shows - April 30 at 12:27 PM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:29 AM logoBWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:28 AM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Secures $141.7M Contract from Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program - April 28 at 2:34 AM logoBRIEF-BWX Technologies subsidiary receives award of $141.7 mln in contract options - April 28 at 2:34 AM logoBWXT Subsidiary Awarded $141.7 Million in Contract Options from Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program - April 27 at 9:32 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 26 at 10:16 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Subsidiary Secures $76M Contract for Common Missile Compartment Tube Assemblies in Nuclear Submarines - April 25 at 3:44 PM logoBRIEF-BWX Technologies awarded $76 mln contract - April 25 at 12:24 PM logoBWXT Awarded $76 Million Contract to Manufacture Common Missile Compartment Tube Assemblies for Submarines - April 25 at 12:24 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Receiving Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Study Finds - April 23 at 2:31 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.33 - April 20 at 8:25 AM logoHow These Aerospace Products and Services Stocks are Faring? -- General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, Embraer, and BWX Technologies - April 18 at 12:38 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 17 at 2:12 PM



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