Belden Inc (BDC): Price and Financial Metrics

Belden Inc (BDC)

Today's Latest Price: $42.46 USD

1.48 (3.61%)

Updated Dec 4 12:56pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 59 in Industrial - Equipment

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BDC Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Belden Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 99.84% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For BDC, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 94.07% of US equities we're observing.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, BDC is more volatile than only 9.38% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Belden Inc are KNDI, DAR, SHI, MLM, and GLDD.
  • Visit BDC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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BDC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $42.46 52-week high $56.94
Prev. close $40.98 52-week low $25.54
Day low $41.08 Volume 50,379
Day high $42.52 Avg. volume 355,903
50-day MA $34.65 Dividend yield 0.49%
200-day MA $34.16 Market Cap 1.89B

Belden Inc (BDC) Company Bio

Belden Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets signal transmission solutions for use in broadcast, enterprise, and industrial applications worldwide. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

BDC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$42.46$10.11 -75%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Belden Inc. To summarize, we found that Belden Inc ranked in the 20th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for BDC, they are:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.7 years, is -0.02% -- higher than only 22.05% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • Belden Inc's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at -2.14. This coverage rate is greater than that of merely 17.27% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
  • As a business, Belden Inc experienced a tax rate of about 0% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Industrials), this tax rate is higher than merely 0% of stocks generating free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as BDC, try ATRO, MWA, SOTK, CP, and NNBR.

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Midcap S&P 400 Avoid, Sell And Short Candidates

Tuesday night's announcement by Interactive Brokers that the organization is raising margin requirements on almost every retail account next week has sent in waves of selling on Wall Street, Wednesday, September 23, with most averages down -2% or more as of this writing. It amounts to a mechanical (forced selling)...

Paul Franke on Seeking Alpha | September 24, 2020

Insights on the Industrial Ethernet Global Market to 2027 - Featuring ABB, Cisco Systems & Belden Among Others -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Industrial Ethernet - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to's offering. The publisher brings years of research experience to the 9th edition of this report. The 280-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed. Global Industrial Ethernet Market to Reach $97.8 Billion by 2027 Am

Business Wire | August 21, 2020

Belden declares $0.05 dividend

Belden (BDC) declares $0.05/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 0.57%Payable Oct. 6; for shareholders of record Sept. 18; ex-div Sept. 17.See BDC Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | August 19, 2020

Earnings Preview: Belden (BDC) Q2 Earnings Expected to Decline

Belden (BDC) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | July 22, 2020

Global Playout Automation Market (2020 to 2024) - Featuring Avmeda, Belden & Cinegy Among Others -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Playout Automation Market 2020-2024" report has been added to's offering. The playout automation market is poised to grow by USD 1.68 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 17% during the forecast period. This report on the playout automation market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors. The report offers an up-to-date

Business Wire | July 15, 2020

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BDC Price Returns

1-mo 36.31%
3-mo 25.26%
6-mo 9.17%
1-year -19.49%
3-year -47.97%
5-year -27.62%
YTD -22.47%
2019 32.14%
2018 -45.70%
2017 3.48%
2016 57.30%
2015 -39.31%

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