Badger Meter, Inc. (BMI): Price and Financial Metrics

Badger Meter, Inc. (BMI): $79.25

2.86 (+3.74%)

POWR Rating

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  • BMI scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 98.12% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BMI is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • BMI ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 15th percentile.

BMI Stock Summary

  • Badger Meter Inc's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.84% of US equities in our set.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Badger Meter Inc is higher than it is for about merely 0.5% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, BMI is more volatile than only 7.56% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Badger Meter Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be MSM, UVE, HNI, LZB, and COLM.
  • Visit BMI's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

BMI Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, BMI's price/sales ratio is 266.67% higher, now standing at 6.6.
  • BMI's price/earnings ratio has moved up 37.2 over the prior 243 months.
  • BMI's price/sales ratio has moved up 6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BMI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BMI 2021-09-03 6.6 8.1 55.3 41.6
BMI 2021-09-02 6.6 8.1 55.6 41.7
BMI 2021-09-01 6.7 8.1 55.8 41.9
BMI 2021-08-31 6.7 8.2 56.1 42.1
BMI 2021-08-30 6.7 8.2 56.1 42.1
BMI 2021-08-27 6.7 8.2 56.1 42.2

BMI Growth Metrics

    The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 62.31%.
  • The 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 608.29%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 97.95%.
BMI's revenue has moved up $84,428,000 over the prior 15 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 505.198 87.51 60.884
2021-09-30 481.779 78.66 56.702
2021-06-30 466.628 82.361 55.708
2021-03-31 434.878 89.596 51.27
2020-12-31 425.544 89.578 49.343
2020-09-30 420.77 93.253 48.523

BMI'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.
  • BMI has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 95.47% of graded US stocks.
  • BMI's asset turnover comes in at 0.977 -- ranking 11th of 75 Measuring and Control Equipment stocks.
  • BRKR, TT, and HURC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BMI.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.977 0.404 0.378
2021-06-30 0.981 0.404 0.389
2021-03-31 0.944 0.401 0.363
2020-12-31 0.952 0.395 0.353
2020-09-30 0.967 0.393 0.344
2020-06-30 0.973 0.390 0.317

BMI Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BMI, see our BMI 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 $97.75 Average Broker Recommendation 1.93 (Hold)

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Price chart for BMI

BMI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $79.25 52-week high $112.36
Prev. close $76.39 52-week low $74.82
Day low $77.34 Volume 160,400
Day high $79.86 Avg. volume 131,672
50-day MA $87.75 Dividend yield 1.01%
200-day MA $98.77 Market Cap 2.32B

Badger Meter, Inc. (BMI) Company Bio

Badger Meter Inc. offers flow measurement and control products, serving water utilities, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers worldwide. The Company's products measure water, oil, chemicals, and other fluids, and are known for accuracy, long-lasting durability and for providing valuable and timely measurement data. The company was founded in 1905 and is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Badger Meter Appoints Melanie K. Cook to Board of Directors

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BMI Price Returns

1-mo -1.53%
3-mo -20.07%
6-mo -22.22%
1-year -16.38%
3-year 54.29%
5-year 112.91%
YTD -25.28%
2021 14.11%
2020 46.37%
2019 33.46%
2018 4.09%
2017 30.91%

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