BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) CFO David S. Black sold 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.34, for a total transaction of $52,340.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 80,361 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,206,094.74. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
Shares of BWX Technologies stock opened at $52.94 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $5.04 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.70, a P/E/G ratio of 2.43 and a beta of 1.06. The company has a quick ratio of 1.77, a current ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.52. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $49.95. BWX Technologies Inc has a 52 week low of $35.91 and a 52 week high of $67.42.
BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 1st. The technology company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.60 by ($0.09). The company had revenue of $416.45 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $465.11 million. BWX Technologies had a net margin of 11.91% and a return on equity of 76.60%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.67 earnings per share. As a group, analysts anticipate that BWX Technologies Inc will post 2.47 EPS for the current year.
Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in BWXT. Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its position in shares of BWX Technologies by 431.1% in the 1st quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 2,220 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $104,000 after purchasing an additional 1,802 shares during the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. raised its position in shares of BWX Technologies by 19.4% in the 1st quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 2,429 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $120,000 after purchasing an additional 394 shares during the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. raised its position in shares of BWX Technologies by 30.3% in the 4th quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 4,130 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $159,000 after purchasing an additional 960 shares during the last quarter. Berman Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of BWX Technologies by 60.9% in the 1st quarter. Berman Capital Advisors LLC now owns 4,219 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $207,000 after purchasing an additional 1,597 shares during the last quarter. Finally, National Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of BWX Technologies in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $216,000.
About BWX Technologies
BWX Technologies, Inc manufactures and sells nuclear components to the United States government. The company operates in three segments: Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, and Nuclear Energy. The Nuclear Operations segment offers precision naval nuclear components and reactors; close-tolerance and equipment for nuclear applications; and components for defense applications, as well as critical nuclear components, fuels, and assemblies for government and other uses.
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