Belden Inc. (BDC): Price and Financial Metrics

Belden Inc. (BDC): $69.34

-0.67 (-0.96%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where BDC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.14% of US stocks.
  • BDC's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • BDC ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 44th percentile.

BDC Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for BDC is 2.52 -- better than 79.99% of US stocks.
  • BDC's current price/earnings ratio is 40.6, which is higher than 80.93% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Over the past twelve months, BDC has reported earnings growth of 882.69%, putting it ahead of 97.54% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BDC, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CARS, MIND, AVYA, BC, and ANGO.
  • BDC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Belden Inc's official web site, go to

BDC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, BDC's price/sales ratio is 33.33% lower, now standing at 1.2.
  • BDC's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.6 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, BDC's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 13.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BDC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BDC 2021-09-03 1.2 3.0 27.2 20.6
BDC 2021-09-02 1.2 3.0 27.0 20.4
BDC 2021-09-01 1.2 2.9 26.3 20.1
BDC 2021-08-31 1.2 3.0 26.6 20.3
BDC 2021-08-30 1.2 2.9 26.5 20.2
BDC 2021-08-27 1.2 3.0 26.8 20.4

BDC Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -513.34%.
  • Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 71.6%.
  • The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at 11.43%.
BDC's revenue has moved down $158,878,000 over the prior 34 months.

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
2021-12-31 2,408.1 272.055 63.925
2021-09-30 2,267.73 236.594 120.63
2021-06-30 2,112.734 212.148 96.362
2021-03-31 1,935.571 183.921 -15.307
2020-12-31 1,862.716 173.364 -55.162
2020-09-30 1,650.431 226.065 -209.506

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)

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BDC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $69.34 52-week high $70.25
Prev. close $70.01 52-week low $47.89
Day low $69.07 Volume 127,245
Day high $70.25 Avg. volume 301,169
50-day MA $59.18 Dividend yield 0.29%
200-day MA $58.48 Market Cap 3.02B

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.

Belden declares $0.05 dividend

Belden (NYSE:BDC) declares $0.05/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 0.37% Payable April 7; for shareholders of record March 10; ex-div March 9. See BDC Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | February 23, 2022

Belden Declares Quarterly Dividend

ST. LOUIS, February 23, 2022--Belden Declares Quarterly Dividend

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Belden’s Q1 2022 Product Launches Prioritize Performance and Quality

ST. LOUIS, February 23, 2022--Belden (NYSE: BDC), a leading global supplier of specialty networking solutions, announces six Q1 2022 product launches that combine performance, reliability and competitive pricing to give customers a way to support faster speeds, higher densities and futureproof networks in enterprise and industrial environments.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Belden Announces Completion of Tripwire Divestiture

ST. LOUIS, February 23, 2022--Belden Announces Completion of Tripwire Divestiture

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Belden Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Belden Inc.

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Belden Inc.Global Credit Research - 16 Feb 2022New York, February 16, 2022 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Belden Inc. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review discussion held on 14 February 2022 in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. Since 1 January 2019, Moody's practice has been to issue a press release following each periodic review to announce its completion.This pu...

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

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BDC Price Returns

1-mo 16.85%
3-mo 25.15%
6-mo 26.77%
1-year 27.52%
3-year 61.52%
5-year -0.91%
YTD 5.69%
2021 57.46%
2020 -23.40%
2019 32.14%
2018 -45.70%
2017 3.48%

BDC Dividends

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