Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (BLDP): Price and Financial Metrics

Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (BLDP): $6.43

-0.15 (-2.28%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where BLDP ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 45.98% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BLDP is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 178 days.
  • BLDP ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 0th percentile.

BLDP Stock Summary

  • BLDP's price/sales ratio is 21.29; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 93.72% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 1.08 for BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS INC; that's greater than it is for only 7.32% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS INC is reporting a growth rate of 162.84%; that's higher than 90% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS INC are CRBU, PRTC, RXRX, AGLE, and VYGR.
  • BLDP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS INC's official web site, go to

BLDP Valuation Summary

  • BLDP's EV/EBIT ratio is -8.4; this is 149.7% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • BLDP's price/sales ratio has moved up 10.3 over the prior 238 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BLDP.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BLDP 2022-09-09 23.2 2.0 -14.1 -8.4
BLDP 2022-09-08 22.0 1.9 -13.4 -7.7
BLDP 2022-09-07 21.4 1.8 -13.0 -7.3
BLDP 2022-09-06 20.6 1.7 -12.5 -6.8
BLDP 2022-09-02 20.8 1.8 -12.7 -6.9
BLDP 2022-09-01 21.3 1.8 -12.9 -7.2

BLDP Growth Metrics

    The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -667.08%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 10.53%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 53.34%.
BLDP's revenue has moved up $29,332,000 over the prior 70 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 103.904 -127.627 -170.867
2022-03-31 107.933 -106.432 -136.989
2021-12-31 104.505 -80.476 -114.233
2021-12-31 104.505 -80.476 -114.233
2021-09-30 96.388 -55.198 -85.086
2021-06-30 96.792 -51.504 -65.993

BLDP'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.
  • BLDP has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 5.91% of graded US stocks.
  • BLDP's asset turnover comes in at 0.086 -- ranking 41st of 53 Electrical Equipment stocks.
  • FCEL, SPB, and SCWO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BLDP.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.086 0.174 -0.476
2021-03-31 0.115 0.189 -0.418
2020-12-31 0.182 0.202 -0.413
2020-12-31 0.182 0.202 -0.413
2020-09-30 0.285 0.204 -0.402
2020-06-30 0.327 0.218 -0.410

BLDP Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BLDP, see our BLDP 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 $24.13 Average Broker Recommendation 1.61 (Moderate Buy)

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BLDP Price/Volume Stats

Current price $6.43 52-week high $19.66
Prev. close $6.58 52-week low $5.75
Day low $6.29 Volume 3,174,900
Day high $6.47 Avg. volume 4,396,704
50-day MA $7.70 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $9.10 Market Cap 1.92B

Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (BLDP) Company Bio

Ballard Power Systems Inc. engages in the development and commercialization of proton exchange membrane fuel cells worldwide. The company is primarily involved in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and service of fuel cell stacks, modules, and systems for various applications. The company was founded in 1979 and is based in Burnaby, Canada.

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Latest BLDP News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate BLDP as an investment opportunity.

As Hydrogen Takes Off, Bet Early to Win Big

Hydrogen is finally ready to reshape the energy landscape with ultra-affordable, energy-dense, reliable and transportable clean energy.

Luke Lango on InvestorPlace | September 19, 2022

Ballard Power Systems deepens strategic partnership with Quantron AG and receives order for 140 fuel cell engines

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP) (TSX: BLDP) today announced a minority equity investment in Quantron AG, a global electric vehicle integrator and an emerging specialty OEM, to accelerate fuel cell truck adoption. As part of Quantron's financing round of up to 50 million euros, Ballard's investment proceeds will be used by Quantron to develop their truck fuel cell vehicle platforms, under the terms of a Joint Development Agreement. Ballard will be the exclusive fuel cell supplier to Quantron

Yahoo | September 19, 2022

3 Hydrogen Stocks to Buy for the $11 Trillion Breakout

The clean energy revolution is about to kick into hypergrowth mode, and these three hydrogen stocks are ready to soar because of it.

Luke Lango on InvestorPlace | September 14, 2022

Shareholders have faith in loss-making Ballard Power Systems (TSE:BLDP) as stock climbs 9.7% in past week, taking five-year gain to 83%

Stock pickers are generally looking for stocks that will outperform the broader market. And while active stock picking...

Yahoo | September 13, 2022

Ballard Power stock rallies after Medha Servo order will help develop India's first hydrogen-powered trains

Shares of Ballard Power Systems Inc. ran up 3.4% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the fuel cell company announced an order from India-based rail system integrator Medha Servo Drives. The order comes after Medha was contracted by Indian Railways to develop India's first hydrogen powered trains. Ballard said Indian Railways expects their investment in the hydrogen fuel cell product to have a payback of less than two years, since hydrogen now costs less than diesel fuel. Financial terms of the o

Yahoo | September 6, 2022

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BLDP Price Returns

1-mo -19.52%
3-mo -4.60%
6-mo -47.60%
1-year -56.38%
3-year 25.83%
5-year 28.60%
YTD -48.81%
2021 -46.32%
2020 225.91%
2019 200.42%
2018 -45.80%
2017 167.27%

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