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NYSE:BWXT

BWX Technologies - BWXT Stock Forecast, Price & News

$54.92
+0.12 (+0.22%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$54.22
$55.49
50-Day Range
$49.29
$56.84
52-Week Range
$42.58
$62.53
Volume
595,219 shs
Average Volume
571,582 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.01 billion
P/E Ratio
16.39
Dividend Yield
1.61%
Price Target
$64.00

BWX Technologies MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
16.5% Upside
$64.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.37% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.09
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.52mentions of BWX Technologies in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$15,438 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.06 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

441st out of 664 stocks

Engines & Turbines Industry

5th out of 7 stocks

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About BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Stock

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.

BWX Technologies Stock Performance

Shares of BWXT Stock traded up $0.12 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $54.92. The stock had a trading volume of 595,219 shares, compared to its average volume of 678,198. The business's fifty day moving average is $54.14 and its 200-day moving average is $52.06. The company has a current ratio of 2.08, a quick ratio of 2.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.96. The firm has a market cap of $5.01 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.39, a PEG ratio of 2.61 and a beta of 0.77. BWX Technologies has a 1-year low of $42.58 and a 1-year high of $62.53.

BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 8th. The technology company reported $0.82 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $554.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $544.13 million. BWX Technologies had a return on equity of 46.29% and a net margin of 14.27%. The company's revenue was up 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.62 earnings per share. On average, research analysts forecast that BWX Technologies will post 3.21 earnings per share for the current year.

BWX Technologies Dividend Announcement

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 8th. Investors of record on Friday, August 19th will be issued a dividend of $0.22 per share. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 18th. BWX Technologies's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 26.27%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Separately, StockNews.com upgraded BWX Technologies from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $64.00.

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BWXT Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/8 Dividend
5/19/2022
Dividend Payable
6/08/2022
Last Earnings
8/08/2022
Today
8/16/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/8 Dividend
8/18/2022
Dividend Payable
9/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/07/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Engines & turbines
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
6,600
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$64.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$70.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$53.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+16.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$305.87 million
Pretax Margin
18.41%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.12 billion
Cash Flow
$3.90 per share
Book Value
$6.91 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
90,764,000
Market Cap
$5.01 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.77














BWXT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell BWX Technologies stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" BWXT shares.
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What is BWX Technologies' stock price forecast for 2022?

4 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for BWX Technologies' stock. Their BWXT share price forecasts range from $53.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $64.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have BWXT shares performed in 2022?

BWX Technologies' stock was trading at $47.88 at the beginning of the year. Since then, BWXT stock has increased by 14.7% and is now trading at $54.92.
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When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 7th 2022.
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How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 8th. The technology company reported $0.82 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $0.07. The technology company had revenue of $554 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $544.13 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 14.27% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 46.29%. BWX Technologies's quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.62 earnings per share.

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

BWX Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Friday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, September 8th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 18th.
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Is BWX Technologies a good dividend stock?

BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.61%. The company 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 is 26.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BWXT will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.41% next year. This indicates that the company 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 Tuesday, August, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.08-$3.23 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.14. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.26 billion-$2.29 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.20 billion.

What is Rex D. Geveden's approval rating as BWX Technologies' CEO?

29 employees have rated BWX Technologies Chief Executive Officer Rex D. Geveden on Glassdoor.com. Rex D. Geveden has an approval rating of 95% among the company's 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), 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include William Blair Investment Management LLC (7.02%), State Street Corp (2.61%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.52%), Cooke & Bieler LP (2.30%), FMR LLC (2.01%) and Anchor Capital Advisors LLC (1.27%). Insiders that own company 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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How do I buy shares of BWX Technologies?

Shares of BWXT stock 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 $54.92.

How much money does BWX Technologies make?

BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) has a market capitalization of $5.01 billion and generates $2.12 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $305.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.35 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BWX Technologies have?

The company employs 6,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies' mailing address is 800 MAIN STREET 4TH FLOOR, LYNCHBURG VA, 24504. The official website for the company is www.bwxt.com. The technology company can be reached via phone at (980) 365-4300, via email at investors@bwxt.com, or via fax at 434-522-6909.

This page (NYSE:BWXT) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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