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

BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT)

Today's Latest Price: $61.09 USD

0.09 (-0.15%)

Updated Jun 5 4:10pm

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Overall POWR Rating

POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 65 in Air/Defense Services

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BWXT Stock Summary

  • BWXT has a higher market value than 79.5% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $5,817,515,968.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for BWXT is 4.7 -- better than 89.71% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of BWX Technologies Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 11.96% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BWXT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are LEG, LEA, SMG, ATKR, and MLI.
  • 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 $61.09 52-week high $70.57
Prev. close $61.18 52-week low $40.40
Day low $60.71 Volume 753,997
Day high $62.68 Avg. volume 691,855
50-day MA $54.26 Dividend yield 1.24%
200-day MA $58.27 Market Cap 5.82B

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

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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 11th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for BWX Technologies Inc ended up being:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5 years, is -0.06% -- higher than only 21.2% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • 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 34.41% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Industrials), BWX Technologies Inc has a reliance on debt greater than just 24.41% of them.

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CFX, FLOW, ADSW, JCI, and KNX can be thought of as valuation peers to BWXT, in the sense that they are in the Industrials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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BWX Technologies, Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of BWX Technologies, Inc.

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of BWX Technologies, Inc. New York, June 05, 2020 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of BWX Technologies, Inc. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review 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.

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Yahoo | June 5, 2020

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Yahoo | June 4, 2020

BWXT Divests U.S. Nuclear Services Portfolio

BWXT Divests U.S. Nuclear Services Portfolio

Yahoo | June 2, 2020

Stock Upgrades: BWX Technologies Shows Rising Relative Strength

BWX Technologies shows rising price performance, earning an upgrade to its IBD Relative Strength Rating from 78 to 82.

Yahoo | May 28, 2020

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BWXT Price Returns

1-mo 9.03%
3-mo 18.69%
6-mo 1.66%
1-year 27.78%
3-year 30.97%
5-year N/A
YTD -0.87%
2019 64.48%
2018 -36.10%
2017 53.59%
2016 26.21%
2015 N/A

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