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
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BWXT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.58587 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 99,322,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $53.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.94
  • 52 Week Range: $36.16 - $56.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.45
  • P/E Growth: 2.49
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.62 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.45
  • Book Value: $2.66 per share
  • Price / Book: 21.14
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • EBIDTA: $322.78 million
  • Net Margins: 11.81%
  • Return on Equity: 107.13%
  • Return on Assets: 12.81%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.85%
  • Current Ratio: 1.90%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.90%
  • Average Volume: 609,894 shs.
  • Beta: 0.46
  • Short Ratio: 1.74

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, August 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, September 8th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 17th. View BWX Technologies' Dividend History.

How will BWX Technologies' stock buyback program work?

BWX Technologies announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Friday, April 7th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 3.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.09. The company earned $410.01 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $429.38 million. BWX Technologies had a return on equity of 107.13% and a net margin of 11.81%. BWX Technologies's quarterly revenue was up 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm 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, October, 30th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BWX Technologies.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for BWX Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' share price to reach $51.40 in the next year. 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
  • Kenneth J. Krieg, Director

Who owns BWX Technologies stock?

BWX Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.08%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (6.61%), BlackRock Inc. (5.43%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (4.14%), Capital Research Global Investors (3.49%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.10%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include Harbour Group LP Blue, James D Canafax, Jason S Kerr, 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 Discovery Capital Management LLC CT, Victory Capital Management Inc., Smith Asset Management Group LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Scout Investments Inc. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies stock in the last year include Harbour Group LP Blue, James D Canafax, Jason S Kerr 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Franklin Resources Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA and Capital Research Global Investors. 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 $56.24.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BWX Technologies (NYSE BWXT)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  156 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  201 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  357
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 (8.61% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/10/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$55.00LowView Rating Details
6/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$51.00LowView Rating Details
5/31/2017SidotiReiterated RatingBuy$62.00MediumView 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 9/24/2015 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
10/30/2017$0.46N/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2017Q2 2017$0.47$0.56$429.38 million$410.01 millionViewListenView 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: $2.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.3 EPS


Current Dividend Information for BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT)
Most Recent Dividend:9/8/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:0.78%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:23.28% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.26% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
19.13% (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: 96.95%
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
9/7/2017Harbour Group L.P. BlueInsiderSell1,992,829$53.20$106,018,502.80View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017Jason S KerrVPSell1,365$54.13$73,887.45View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017Joseph G HenryInsiderSell15,000$53.81$807,150.00View SEC Filing  
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 logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub - September 22 at 5:44 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Contrast - September 22 at 4:26 PM logoBWXT to Host Investor and Analyst Day - September 21 at 11:21 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. : BWXT-US: Dividend Analysis : August 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 5:12 PM logoBWX Technologies (BWXT) and Its Competitors Financial Analysis - September 18 at 4:30 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: BWX Technologies (BWXT) and Its Peers - September 18 at 12:28 AM logoBidaskClub Downgrades BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) to Hold - September 16 at 6:32 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 12 at 11:16 AM logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : September 12, 2017 - September 11 at 10:32 PM logoHarbour Group L.P. Blue Sells 1,992,829 Shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Stock - September 11 at 7:28 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Upgraded to "Buy" by ValuEngine - September 7 at 12:22 AM logoA Dozen Reasons Why Small Aircraft Carriers Don't Make Much Sense - September 5 at 6:25 PM logoAeroVironment (AVAV) and BWX Technologies (BWXT) Critical Survey - September 5 at 2:22 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Lowered to "Buy" at BidaskClub - August 28 at 10:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 9:48 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: BWX Technologies’ Adjusted EPS Surged 24%; Beat Estimates - August 25 at 6:33 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Mercury Systems (MRCY) versus BWX Technologies (BWXT) - August 24 at 1:18 PM logoComparing BWX Technologies (BWXT) & DigitalGlobe (DGI) - August 23 at 12:20 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. :BWXT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 21, 2017 - August 23 at 8:04 AM logoFeatured Company News - HEICO Enters into Agreement to Acquire AeroAntenna Technology - August 21 at 4:47 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - August 18 at 11:16 AM logoTechnical Insights on Aerospace Products & Services Stocks -- BWX Technologies, DigitalGlobe, L3 Technologies, and Lockheed Martin - August 17 at 11:14 PM logoAnalyzing BWX Technologies (BWXT) & DigitalGlobe (DGI) - August 16 at 8:34 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Insider Joseph G. Henry Sells 15,000 Shares - August 15 at 4:34 PM logoInsider Selling: BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) VP Sells 1,365 Shares of Stock - August 15 at 4:34 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy - August 10 at 8:28 PM logoBWXT Awarded CA$48 Million Amendment to Steam Generator Purchase Agreement from Bruce Power - August 10 at 6:00 PM logoEdited Transcript of BWXT earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT - August 8 at 9:38 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.11 (NYSE:BWXT) - August 8 at 5:24 PM logoInvestor Network: BWX Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 8 at 4:35 PM logoBWX posts 2Q profit - August 7 at 10:21 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.09 EPS - August 7 at 9:16 PM logoComparing Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) and BWX Technologies (BWXT) - August 7 at 8:16 PM logoBWX Technologies Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 7 at 5:19 PM logoBWXT Awarded $18.8 Million Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Reactor Design Contract by NASA - August 3 at 6:19 PM logoBRIEF-BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada awarded $34 million contract - August 2 at 10:36 PM logoBWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Awarded CA$34 Million Contract for Primary Heat Transport Motors - August 2 at 5:36 PM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Short Interest Up 43.8% in July - August 1 at 7:17 AM logoBWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday - July 31 at 8:05 AM logoKratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS) and BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Head-To-Head Review - July 29 at 7:26 AM logoETFs with exposure to BWX Technologies, Inc. : July 24, 2017 - July 24 at 4:17 PM 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) 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



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