BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT): Price and Financial Metrics

BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT)

Today's Latest Price: $57.64 USD

0.90 (1.59%)

Updated Dec 4 7:00pm

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 65 in Air/Defense Services

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BWXT Stock Summary

  • BWX Technologies Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 87.35% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of BWX Technologies Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 78.85% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, BWXT is more volatile than only 5.06% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to BWX Technologies Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be TKR, LEG, ATKR, CMC, and CSL.
  • Visit BWXT's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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BWXT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $57.64 52-week high $70.57
Prev. close $56.74 52-week low $40.40
Day low $56.75 Volume 394,764
Day high $57.73 Avg. volume 564,193
50-day MA $56.53 Dividend yield 1.34%
200-day MA $55.39 Market Cap 5.49B

BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Company Bio

BWX Technologies is a supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. The company was formerly known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company and changed its name to BWX Technologies, Inc. in June 2015. BWX Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1867 and is based in Lynchburg, Virginia.

BWXT Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$57.64$6.99 -88%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for BWX Technologies Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that BWX Technologies Inc ranked in the 12th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 87.67%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of BWX Technologies Inc, consider:

  • The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 5.5 years comes in at -0.03%; that's greater than only 20.01% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
  • BWXT's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 26.44% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 8. This value is greater than merely 23.69% stocks in the Industrials sector that generate 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 BWXT, try ALJJ, DESP, ECOL, GE, and HTLD.

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BWX Technologies, Inc. 2020 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

The following slide deck was published by BWX Technologies, Inc. in conjunction with their 2020 Q2 earnings call....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | August 4, 2020

BWX Technologies declares $0.19 dividend

BWX Technologies (BWXT) declares $0.19/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 1.4%Payable Sept. 8; for shareholders of record Aug. 19; ex-div Aug. 18.See BWXT Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | August 3, 2020

BWX Technologies Reports Strong Second Quarter 2020 Results and Increases 2020 Full-Year Earnings Guidance

LYNCHBURG, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $BWXT #earnings--BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) ("BWXT", "we", "us" or the "Company") reported second quarter 2020 revenue of $505 million, a 7% increase compared with $471 million in the second quarter of 2019. GAAP net income for the second quarter 2020 was $64.3 million, or $0.67 per diluted share, compared with GAAP net income of $58.9 million, or $0.62 per diluted share, in the prior-year period. Non-GAAP net income for the second quarter 2020 was $67.7 million, or $0.

Business Wire | August 3, 2020

Disruptor Alert: These 3 Companies Are Changing the Energy Landscape

Forget coal, oil, and natural gas: These businesses are reimagining the energy landscape by turning to nuclear energy as well as the power of the sun, wind, and water. With a history that precedes the Civil War, BWX Technologies has a story that traces its roots to the 1850s and the invention of the water tube boiler. The company recognizes the lion's share of its revenue from its nuclear operations segment, which deals in the manufacturing of nuclear reactors for the U.S. military as well as the providing of reactor fuel and elements for research purposes at universities and government laboratories.

Yahoo | July 31, 2020

Did Hedge Funds Make The Right Call On BWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) ?

At the end of February we announced the arrival of the first US recession since 2009 and we predicted that the market will decline by at least 20% in (see why hell is coming). In these volatile markets we scrutinize hedge fund filings to get a reading on which direction each stock might be going. […]

Yahoo | July 17, 2020

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BWXT Price Returns

1-mo 6.53%
3-mo -1.19%
6-mo -5.02%
1-year -2.49%
3-year -2.70%
5-year 95.24%
YTD -5.85%
2019 64.48%
2018 -36.10%
2017 53.59%
2016 26.21%
2015 N/A

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