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NYSE:BWXTBWX Technologies Stock Price, Forecast & News

$57.05
-0.34 (-0.59 %)
(As of 05/26/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$56.57
Now: $57.05
$57.38
50-Day Range
$50.17
MA: $53.56
$58.59
52-Week Range
$40.40
Now: $57.05
$70.57
Volume446,400 shs
Average Volume686,858 shs
Market Capitalization$5.43 billion
P/E Ratio20.16
Dividend Yield1.33%
Beta0.96
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.80 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.89 billion
Cash Flow$3.29 per share
Book Value$4.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$244.12 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,450
Market Cap$5.43 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BWX Technologies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BWX Technologies' stock was trading at $48.91 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BWXT shares have increased by 16.6% and is now trading at $57.05. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BWX Technologies?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for BWX Technologies.

When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for BWX Technologies.

How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 4th. The technology company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.17. The technology company earned $542.21 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $460.13 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 13.39% and a return on equity of 74.99%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.67 EPS. View BWX Technologies' earnings history.

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

BWX Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 1st. Investors of record on Monday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Monday, June 8th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 15th. View BWX Technologies' dividend history.

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

BWX Technologies updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ~$2.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.78.

What price target have analysts set for BWXT?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for BWX Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' stock price to reach $63.43 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets 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. " (5/1/2020)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "BWXT’s 2Q19 results and earnings conference call highlighted long-term EPS growth opportunities in U.S. submarine nuclear reactor construction and nuclear medicine, in our view." (8/7/2019)

Has BWX Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BWXT stock has trended extremely negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BWX Technologies earned a news sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutBWX Technologies.

Are investors shorting BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies saw a drop in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,540,000 shares, a drop of 6.6% from the April 30th total of 2,720,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 786,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.2 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's stock are sold short. View BWX Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BWX Technologies' key competitors?

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Baidu (BIDU), Northrop Grumman (NOC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Chevron (CVX) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are BWX Technologies' key executives?

BWX Technologies' management team includes the following 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, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. M. Alan Nethery, VP & Chief Investor Relations Officer

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include William Blair Investment Management LLC (8.16%), Wellington Management Group LLP (7.17%), Capital International Investors (6.47%), Capital Research Global Investors (5.53%), BlackRock Inc. (5.49%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.89%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include David S Black, Jason S Kerr, Joel W Duling, 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 Capital Research Global Investors, Franklin Resources Inc., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Invesco Ltd., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, and Two Sigma Advisers LP. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies company stock in the last year include David S Black, Joel W Duling, and John A Fees. View insider buying and selling activity for BWX Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, RK Capital Management LLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, and Balyasny Asset Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is BWX Technologies' stock price today?

One share of BWXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.05.

How big of a company is BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies has a market capitalization of $5.43 billion and generates $1.89 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $244.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.62 on an earnings per share basis. BWX Technologies employs 6,450 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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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