November 28, 2016 - By Clifton Ray · 0 Comments
The stock of Bwx Tech Incorporated (NYSE:BWXT) registered an increase of 7.05% in short interest. BWXT’s total short interest was 636,600 shares in November as published by FINRA. Its up 7.05% from 594,700 shares, reported previously. With 505,300 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 1 days to cover their BWXT’s short positions. The short interest to Bwx Tech Incorporated’s float is 0.69%. About 84,805 shares traded hands. BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) has risen 24.60% since April 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.59% the S&P500.
BWX Technologies, Inc., formerly The Babcock & Wilcox Company, is a maker of nuclear components and a service provider. The company has a market cap of $4.01 billion. The Company’s businesses focus on the design, engineering and manufacture of precision naval nuclear components, reactors and nuclear fuel for the United States Government. It has a 28.54 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, Nuclear Energy and Other.
Out of 5 analysts covering BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT), 3 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. BWX Technologies has been the topic of 5 analyst reports since October 13, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. KeyBanc Capital Markets reinitiated the shares of BWXT in a report on Tuesday, October 13 with “Overweight” rating. On Friday, April 1 the stock rating was initiated by Drexel Hamilton with “Hold”. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Neutral” on Friday, November 18. Sidoti initiated the shares of BWXT in a report on Friday, March 18 with “Buy” rating.
BWX Technologies, Inc., formerly The Babcock & Wilcox Company, incorporated on March 8, 2010, is a maker of nuclear components and a service provider. The Company’s businesses focus on the design, engineering and manufacture of precision naval nuclear components, reactors and nuclear fuel for the United States Government. The Company’s divisions include Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, Nuclear Energy and Other. It provides uranium processing and environmental site restoration services, as well as a range of services and products to clients in the nuclear power industry. The Nuclear Operations segment engineers, creates and makes precision naval nuclear components and reactors for the United States Department of Energy (DOE)/National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. The Technical Services segment provides various services to the United States Government. The Nuclear Energy segment designs, licenses, makes and delivers commercial nuclear steam generators and pressure vessels, among others. The Other segment includes the mPower program.
More recent BWX Technologies Inc (NYSE:BWXT) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “BWX Technologies Inc.” on July 06, 2015. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: “BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 15, 2016” on November 14, 2016. Forbes.com‘s news article titled: “Ex-Dividend Reminder: CA, Microsoft and BWX Technologies” with publication date: November 11, 2016 was also an interesting one.
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By Clifton Ray