NYSE:BWXT - BWX Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$51.43 +1.34 (+2.68 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$50.09
Today's Range$50.43 - $51.46
52-Week Range$35.91 - $72.18
Volume45,318 shs
Average Volume603,264 shs
Market Capitalization$5.08 billion
P/E Ratio25.00
Dividend Yield1.30%
Beta0.91
BWX Technologies, Inc. manufactures and sells nuclear components to the United States government. The company operates in three segments: Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, and Nuclear Energy. The Nuclear Operations segment offers precision naval nuclear components and reactors; close-tolerance and equipment for nuclear applications; and components for defense applications, as well as critical nuclear components, fuels, and assemblies for government and other uses. This segment also converts or downblends high-enriched uranium into low-enriched fuel for use in commercial reactors to generate electricity. The Technical Services segment provides uranium processing, environmental site restoration, and management and operating services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities. The Nuclear Energy segment designs, licenses, manufactures, and delivers commercial nuclear steam generators, pressure vessels, reactor components, heat exchangers, and other auxiliary equipment, including containers for the storage of spent nuclear fuel and other waste. This segment also offers engineering and licensing services for new nuclear plant designs; services for steam generators and balance of plant equipment; and nondestructive examination and tooling/repair solutions for other plant systems and components. 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

Industry Engines & turbines
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone980-365-4300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.69 billion
Cash Flow$2.7459 per share
Book Value$2.87 per share

Profitability

Net Income$147.84 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,100
Market Cap$5.08 billion
OptionableOptionable

BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Frequently Asked Questions

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, November 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, November 20th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Thursday, December 13th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 19th. View BWX Technologies' Dividend History.

How will BWX Technologies' stock buyback program work?

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

How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The technology company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.22. The technology company had revenue of $425.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $461.26 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 10.81% and a return on equity of 66.38%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.46 EPS. View BWX Technologies' Earnings History.

When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BWX Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for BWXT?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for BWX Technologies' stock. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' share price to reach $56.2857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BWX Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BWX Technologies?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BWX Technologies.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about BWX Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about BWX Technologies stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "BWX Technologies, Inc. supplies precision manufactured components and services to the commercial nuclear power industry. The company offers technical, management and site services to governments in complex facilities and environmental remediation activities. It operates primarily in Lynchburg, Va., Ohio and Cambridge, Ontario. BWX Technologies, Inc., formerly known as Babcock & Wilcox Company, is headquartered in Lynchburg, Va. " (2/13/2019)
  • 2. Drexel Hamilton analysts commented, "We lowered our estimates and took our PT from $74 to $55." (11/15/2018)

Has BWX Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BWXT stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BWX Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of BWX Technologies' key competitors?

Who are BWX Technologies' key executives?

BWX Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rex D. Geveden, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. David S. Black, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jason S. Kerr, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. William E. Russell, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. M. Alan Nethery, VP & Chief Investor Relations Officer

Who are BWX Technologies' major shareholders?

BWX Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.35%), Brown Advisory Inc. (5.89%), Shapiro Capital Management LLC (4.01%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.04%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.96%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.92%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include David S Black, Harbour Group LP Blue, James D Canafax, Jason S Kerr, John A Fees, Joseph G Henry and Rex D Geveden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BWX Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Stifel Financial Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Natixis Advisors L.P., Ancora Advisors LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and BOKF NA. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies company stock in the last year include David S Black, Jason S Kerr and Joseph G Henry. View Insider Buying and Selling for BWX Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shapiro Capital Management LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Eagle Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Copeland Capital Management LLC, Scout Investments Inc. and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BWX Technologies.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BWX Technologies' stock price today?

One share of BWXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.26.

How big of a company is BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies has a market capitalization of $5.06 billion and generates $1.69 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $147.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.05 on an earnings per share basis. BWX Technologies employs 6,100 workers across the globe.

What is BWX Technologies' official website?

The official website for BWX Technologies is http://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 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BWX Technologies (NYSE BWXT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  353 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  610
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This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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