Belden Inc. (BDC): Price and Financial Metrics

Belden Inc. (BDC): $94.50

1.15 (-1.20%)

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Industry: Industrial - Equipment




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BDC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $94.50 52-week high $99.13
Prev. close $95.65 52-week low $58.53
Day low $93.73 Volume 35,555
Day high $95.28 Avg. volume 264,872
50-day MA $92.87 Dividend yield 0.21%
200-day MA $85.97 Market Cap 4.00B

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  • BDC scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 95.1% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BDC is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • BDC's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 26.33% of US stocks).

BDC Stock Summary

  • BELDEN INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 75.67% of US listed stocks.
  • BELDEN INC's stock had its IPO on November 24, 1993, making it an older stock than 77.68% of US equities in our set.
  • Over the past twelve months, BDC has reported earnings growth of 118.91%, putting it ahead of 89.46% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BDC, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BODY, BELFA, NLS, MMSI, and VNT.
  • Visit BDC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

BDC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, BDC's price/sales ratio is 44.44% lower, now standing at 1.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, BDC's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 30.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BDC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BDC 2023-09-15 1.5 3.5 14.0 12.6
BDC 2023-09-14 1.5 3.5 14.1 12.6
BDC 2023-09-13 1.5 3.5 13.8 12.4
BDC 2023-09-12 1.5 3.5 13.9 12.5
BDC 2023-09-11 1.5 3.5 14.0 12.6
BDC 2023-09-08 1.5 3.5 14.0 12.5

BDC Growth Metrics

    The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 116.8%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -52.14%.
  • The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at -3.31%.
Over the past 52 months, BDC's revenue has gone up $71,623,000.

The table below shows BDC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 2,606.485 281.296 254.663
2022-09-30 2,586.323 248.936 142.927
2022-06-30 2,546.667 236.82 85.897
2022-03-31 2,482.09 255.595 71.1
2021-12-31 2,408.1 272.055 63.925
2021-09-30 2,267.73 236.594 120.63

BDC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • BDC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 64.46% of graded US stocks.
  • BDC's asset turnover comes in at 0.671 -- ranking 30th of 40 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • X, STLD, and KALU are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BDC.

The table below shows BDC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-04 0.671 0.353 0.083
2021-04-04 0.619 0.353 0.028
2020-12-31 0.595 0.356 0.007
2020-09-27 0.516 0.352 -0.054
2020-06-28 0.544 0.361 -0.192
2020-03-29 0.580 0.368 -0.141

BDC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BDC, see our BDC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $67.17 Average Broker Recommendation 1.57 (Moderate Buy)

Belden Inc. (BDC) Company Bio

Belden, Inc. engages in the provision of innovative signal transmission solutions. It operates through the Enterprise Solutions and Industrial Solutions segments. The Enterprise Solutions segment offers network infrastructure solutions, as well as cabling and connectivity solutions for broadcast, commercial audio/video, and security applications. The Industrial Solutions segment includes physical network and fieldbus infrastructure components and on-machine connectivity systems customized to end user, and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) needs. The company was founded by Joseph C. Belden in 1902 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

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Latest BDC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about BELDEN INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate BDC as an investment opportunity.

Is Belden (BDC) Stock Outpacing Its Industrial Products Peers This Year?

Here is how Belden (BDC) and Caterpillar (CAT) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

Yahoo | September 15, 2023 featured highlights Abercrombie & Fitch, Owens Corning, Belden, Hexcel and Consolidated Water

Abercrombie & Fitch, Owens Corning, Belden, Hexcel and Consolidated Water have been highlighted in this Screen of The Week article.

Yahoo | September 12, 2023

5 Stocks With Upgraded Broker Ratings for Attractive Returns

As brokers have a deeper insight into stocks, one must follow rating upgrades for solid returns. We choose Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), Owens (OC), Belden (BDC), Hexcel (HXL) and Consolidated Water (CWCO) as these witness rating upgrades.

Yahoo | September 11, 2023

Here's Why 'Trend' Investors Would Love Betting on Belden (BDC)

Belden (BDC) made it through our "Recent Price Strength" screen and could be a great choice for investors looking to make a profit from stocks that are currently on the move.

Yahoo | September 7, 2023

Is Belden (BDC) Outperforming Other Industrial Products Stocks This Year?

Here is how Belden (BDC) and Caterpillar (CAT) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

Yahoo | August 30, 2023

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BDC Price Returns

1-mo 8.65%
3-mo 4.07%
6-mo 13.01%
1-year 50.58%
3-year 217.81%
5-year 32.59%
YTD 31.65%
2022 9.75%
2021 57.46%
2020 -23.40%
2019 32.14%
2018 -45.70%

BDC Dividends

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