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BWX Technologies Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BWXT)

$55.53
-0.29 (-0.52 %)
(As of 10/15/2019 07:19 AM ET)
Today's Range
$55.39
Now: $55.53
$55.84
50-Day Range
$54.54
MA: $57.94
$60.46
52-Week Range
$35.91
Now: $55.53
$61.14
Volume174,812 shs
Average Volume461,442 shs
Market Capitalization$5.29 billion
P/E Ratio23.23
Dividend Yield1.22%
Beta1.04
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. Read More…

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$1.80 billion
Cash Flow$3.12 per share
Book Value$2.47 per share

Profitability

Net Income$226.96 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,250
Market Cap$5.29 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, September 6th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. View BWX Technologies' Dividend History.

How were BWX Technologies' earnings last quarter?

BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) issued its earnings results on Monday, August, 5th. The technology company reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.10. The technology company had revenue of $471 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $440.45 million. BWX Technologies had a return on equity of 83.20% and a net margin of 11.60%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.58 earnings per share. View BWX Technologies' Earnings History.

When is BWX Technologies' next earnings date?

BWX Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BWX Technologies.

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

BWX Technologies updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of Approx $2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.49.

What price target have analysts set for BWXT?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for BWX Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $71.00. On average, they anticipate BWX Technologies' stock price to reach $56.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BWX Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BWX Technologies?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BWX Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 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. 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)
  • 2. 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. " (7/1/2019)

Has BWX Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BWXT stock have been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for BWX Technologies.

Are investors shorting BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,030,000 shares, a drop of 7.2% from the August 30th total of 5,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 435,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.5 days. Approximately 5.3% of the company's stock are short sold. 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 Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises (BW), Northrop Grumman (NOC), Raytheon (RTN), Bellicum Pharmaceuticals (BLCM), Tesla (TSLA), Enerplus (ERF), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Exxon Mobil (XOM), NVIDIA (NVDA) and ConocoPhillips (COP).

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, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. M. Alan Nethery, VP & Chief Investor Relations Officer

Who are BWX Technologies' major shareholders?

BWX Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.64%), Cerebellum GP LLC (0.00%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own BWX Technologies stock include David S Black, 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 Scout Investments Inc.. Company insiders that have sold BWX Technologies company stock in the last year include David S Black, Jason S Kerr and John A Fees. View Insider Buying and Selling for BWX Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying BWX Technologies stock?

BWXT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cerebellum GP LLC and Cerebellum GP LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BWX Technologies' stock price today?

One share of BWXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.53.

How big of a company is BWX Technologies?

BWX Technologies has a market capitalization of $5.29 billion and generates $1.80 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $226.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. BWX Technologies employs 6,250 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BWX Technologies.

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:  297 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  405 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  702
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BWX Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BWXT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BWXT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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