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BWX Technologies (BWXT) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.60 (+1.23%)
(As of 05/16/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
368,288 shs
Average Volume
762,421 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.50 billion
P/E Ratio
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About BWX Technologies

BWX Technologies, Inc. manufactures and sells nuclear components in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates in three segments: Nuclear Operations Group, Nuclear Power Group, and Nuclear Services Group. The Nuclear Operations Group segment provides precision naval and critical nuclear components, reactors, nuclear fuel, and assemblies for the United States Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration's Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program and other uses; missile launch tubes for United States Navy submarines; close-tolerance and equipment for nuclear applications; and converts Cold War-era government stockpiles of high-enriched uranium, as well as receives, stores, characterizes, dissolves, recovers, and purifies uranium-bearing materials; supplies research reactor fuel elements for colleges, universities, and national laboratories; and components for defense applications. The Nuclear Power Group segment offers commercial nuclear steam generators, nuclear fuel, fuel handling systems, pressure vessels, reactor components, heat exchangers, tooling delivery systems, and containers; engineering and in-plant services for nuclear power plants; designs, manufactures, commissions, and services nuclear power generation equipment; in-plant inspection, maintenance, and modification services, as well as non-destructive examination and tooling/repair solutions; and supplies medical radioisotopes and radiopharmaceuticals for research, diagnostic, and therapeutic uses. The Nuclear Services Group segment provides nuclear materials processing, environmental site restoration, and management and operating services; develops technology for nuclear power sources application; and designs, engineers, licenses, and manufactures nuclear reactors. The company was formerly known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company and changed its name to BWX Technologies, Inc. in June 2015. BWX Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Engines & turbines
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.12 billion
Cash Flow
$3.93 per share
Book Value
$7.24 per share


Net Income
$305.87 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.50 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/29 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/8 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.86 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

64th out of 930 stocks

Engines & Turbines Industry

3rd out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is BWX Technologies a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" BWX Technologies stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BWXT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 1st 2022.
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How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 9th. The technology company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.02. The technology company had revenue of $531 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $514.96 million. BWX Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 43.72% and a net margin of 13.88%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.73 earnings per share.
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How often does BWX Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, June 8th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 19th.
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Is BWX Technologies a good dividend stock?

BWX Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.81%. BWX Technologies has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of BWX Technologies is 27.94%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BWX Technologies will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.99% next year. This indicates that BWX Technologies will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has BWX Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

BWX Technologies issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.05-$3.25 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.14. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.19 billion-$2.21 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.20 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BWXT?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for BWX Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect BWX Technologies' share price to reach $64.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are BWX Technologies' key executives?
BWX Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Rex D. Geveden, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $1.62M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Robb A. LeMasters, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 44, Pay $652.64k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Richard W. Loving, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 66, Pay $629.39k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Thomas E. McCabe, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 67, Pay $841.23k)
  • Mr. Joel W. Duling, Pres of BWXT Nuclear Operations Group, Inc. (Age 59, Pay $746.33k)
  • Mr. Jason S. Kerr, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
  • Dr. Jonathan W. Cirtain Ph.D., Sr. VP & Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Mark A. Kratz, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Suzanne C. Sterner, Sr. VP of Gov. Relations & Communications
  • Mr. John R. MacQuarrie, Pres of Commercial Operations Segment
What is Rex D. Geveden's approval rating as BWX Technologies' CEO?

29 employees have rated BWX Technologies CEO Rex D. Geveden on Glassdoor.com. Rex D. Geveden has an approval rating of 95% among BWX Technologies' employees. This puts Rex D. Geveden in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of BWX Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BWX Technologies investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Home Depot (HD), (HON), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Lockheed Martin (LMT).

What is BWX Technologies' stock symbol?

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

Who are BWX Technologies' major shareholders?

BWX Technologies' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.00%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (7.15%), Wellington Management Group LLP (6.23%), Boston Partners (6.08%), BlackRock Inc. (5.35%) and State Street Corp (2.90%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include David S Black, David S Black, Jason S Kerr, Joel W Duling, John A Fees, Rex D Geveden, Rex D Geveden, Richard W Loving, Richard W Loving and Robb A Lemasters.
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Which institutional investors are selling BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cooke & Bieler LP, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Shapiro Capital Management LLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Qube Research & Technologies Ltd, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., and Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies company stock in the last year include David S Black, Jason S Kerr, John A Fees, Rex D Geveden, and Richard W Loving.
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Which institutional investors are buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Hawk Ridge Capital Management LP, Invesco Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, State Street Corp, Heartland Advisors Inc., and Renaissance Technologies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of BWX Technologies?

Shares of BWXT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BWX Technologies' stock price today?

One share of BWXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.35.

How much money does BWX Technologies make?

BWX Technologies has a market capitalization of $4.50 billion and generates $2.12 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $305.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BWX Technologies have?

BWX Technologies employs 6,600 workers across the globe.

What is BWX Technologies' official website?

The official website for BWX Technologies is www.bwxt.com.

How can I contact BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies' mailing address is 800 MAIN STREET 4TH FLOOR, LYNCHBURG VA, 24504. The technology company can be reached via phone at (980) 365-4300, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 434-522-6909.

This page was last updated on 5/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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