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BWX Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.61 (+1.07 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $57.37
50-Day Range
MA: $57.59
52-Week Range
Now: $57.37
Volume356,188 shs
Average Volume610,683 shs
Market Capitalization$5.47 billion
P/E Ratio19.92
Dividend Yield1.34%
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: 2.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Engines & turbines



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.89 billion
Cash Flow$3.21 per share
Book Value$4.24 per share


Net Income$244.12 million


Market Cap$5.47 billion
Next Earnings Date11/2/2020 (Estimated)
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BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) Frequently Asked Questions

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

BWX Technologies' stock was trading at $48.91 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BWXT shares have increased by 17.3% and is now trading at $57.37.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BWX Technologies?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 2nd 2020.
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How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) posted its earnings results on Monday, August, 3rd. The technology company reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.15. The technology company earned $505 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $458.25 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 13.44% and a return on equity of 68.61%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.58 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 Friday, July 31st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Tuesday, September 8th. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 18th.
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What guidance has BWX Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

BWX Technologies updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.80-2.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.80. The company issued revenue guidance of +8% yr/yr to $2.045 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.02 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BWXT?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for BWX Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' share price to reach $64.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies saw a drop in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,110,000 shares, a drop of 21.3% from the August 15th total of 1,410,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 494,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Home Depot (HD), Honeywell International (HON), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.30%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (7.98%), FMR LLC (3.07%), Anchor Capital Advisors LLC (1.48%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.07%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.87%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include David S Black, Jason S Kerr, Joel W Duling, John A Fees, Rex D Geveden and Richard W Loving.
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Which major investors are selling BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Bank of America Corp DE, RK Capital Management LLC, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies company stock in the last year include David S Black, Joel W Duling, John A Fees, Rex D Geveden, and Richard W Loving.
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Which major investors are buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baird Financial Group Inc., FMR LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Emerald Advisers LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., TD Asset Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Rafferty Asset Management 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 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 $57.37.

How big of a company is BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies has a market capitalization of $5.47 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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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