Were Analysts Bearish BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) This Week?

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BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. BWX Technologies had 5 analyst reports since May 22, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Drexel Hamilton maintained BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) on Wednesday, June 20 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Hold” on Thursday, May 24. On Tuesday, August 21 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy”. SunTrust downgraded BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) on Thursday, November 8 to “Hold” rating. Credit Suisse maintained BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) rating on Tuesday, May 22. Credit Suisse has “Hold” rating and $6400 target. Below is a list of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) latest ratings and price target changes.

08/11/2018 Broker: SunTrust Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold Old Target: $79 New Target: $48 Downgrade
21/08/2018 Broker: SunTrust Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $83 New Target: $79 Maintain
20/06/2018 Broker: Drexel Hamilton Rating: Buy New Target: $78.0000 Maintain
24/05/2018 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Hold New Target: $70.0000 Downgrade
22/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Hold New Target: $64.0000 Maintain

The stock increased 4.09% or $1.73 during the last trading session, reaching $44.07. About 1.28 million shares traded or 88.60% up from the average. BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) has risen 13.20% since November 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.42% the S&P500.

BWX Technologies, Inc. manufactures and sells nuclear components to the United States government. The company has market cap of $4.35 billion. The firm operates in three divisions: Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, and Nuclear Energy. It has a 28.05 P/E ratio. 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.

More important recent BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “INVESTIGATION UPDATE for USX and BWXT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations on Behalf of …” on November 14, 2018, also Benzinga.com published article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For November 14, 2018”, Crainscleveland.com published: “Nuclear company readies $130 million investment in Northeast Ohio” on October 30, 2018. More interesting news about BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) CEO Rex Geveden on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: November 07, 2018.

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