BWX Technologies (BWXT) : 4 analysts are covering BWX Technologies (BWXT) and their average rating on the stock is 1.5, which is read as a Strong Buy. 3 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 1 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
BWX Technologies (BWXT) : Currently there are 3 street experts covering BWX Technologies (BWXT) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $40 and $38 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $39. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $1.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $36.73 and $36.67 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $37.19. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $37.18, notching a gain of 0.95% for the day. The total traded volume was 814,419 . The stock had closed at $36.83 on the previous day.
BWX Technologies Inc., formerly The Babcock & Wilcox Company, is a technology innovator in power generation systems a constructor of nuclear components and a service provider in its segments. The Company operates in five business segments: Power Generation Nuclear Operations Technical Services Nuclear Energy and mPower. The Power Generation segment supplies boilers fired with fossil fuels oil and natural gas or renewable fuels. The Nuclear Operations segment engineers design and manufacture precision naval nuclear components and reactors. The Technical Services segment provides uranium processing environmental site restoration services and management services. The mPower segment is developing the B&W mPower reactor and the associated mPower Plant.