Technical Analysis for BWXT - BWX Technologies, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 55.08 -1.27% -0.71
BWXT closed up 0.87 percent on Monday, September 27, 2021, on 77 percent of normal volume. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Up
Historical BWXT trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
20 DMA Resistance Bearish -1.27%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish -1.27%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -1.27%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.42%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -0.42%
NR7 Range Contraction -0.42%
Inside Day Range Contraction -0.42%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.88%
Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness 0.97%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.97%
Older End-of-Day Signals for BWXT ...

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BWX Technologies, Inc. Description

BWX Technologies, Inc. manufactures and sells nuclear components in the United States, Canada, and internationally. Its Nuclear Operations Group segment offers nuclear components, reactors, assemblies, and fuel for the United States Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration's Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program and other uses; close-tolerance equipment for nuclear applications; research reactor fuel elements for colleges, universities, and national laboratories; and components for defense applications. It also provides missile launch tubes for the United States Navy submarines; converts Cold War-era government stockpiles of high-enriched uranium; and receives, stores, characterizes, dissolves, recovers, and purifies uranium-bearing materials. Its Nuclear Services Group segment provides nuclear materials processing, environmental site restoration, and management and operating services for the United States government-owned facilities; develops technology for advanced nuclear power sources application; designs, engineers, licenses, and manufactures advance nuclear reactors; and inspects and services steam generators, heat exchangers, reactors, fuel handling systems, and balance of plants; and provides non-destructive examination and tooling/repair solutions, and nuclear fuel. Its Nuclear Power Group segment offers commercial nuclear steam generators, heat exchangers, pressure vessels, reactor components, and containers; nuclear fuel, fuel handling systems, tooling delivery systems, and related services, as well as engineering and in-plant services for nuclear power plants; and medical radioisotopes and radiopharmaceuticals. It also designs, manufactures, commissions, and services nuclear power generation equipment. The company was formerly known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company and changed its name to BWX Technologies, Inc. in June 2015. The company was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia.


Sector: Industrials
Industry: Aerospace & Defense
Keywords: Energy Conversion Nuclear Power Energy Technology Defense Applications Nuclear Fuel Nuclear Technology Radiopharmaceuticals United States Navy Nuclear Reactor Power Generation Equipment Nuclear Physics Nuclear Marine Propulsion

Is BWXT a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 68.68
52 Week Low 52.31
Average Volume 422,927
200-Day Moving Average 60.30
50-Day Moving Average 56.12
20-Day Moving Average 56.11
10-Day Moving Average 55.06
Average True Range 1.16
ADX 17.65
+DI 19.91
-DI 21.96
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 54.94
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 56.57
Upper Bollinger Bands 58.34
Lower Bollinger Band 53.87
Percent B (%b) 0.43
BandWidth 7.96
MACD Line -0.38
MACD Signal Line -0.34
MACD Histogram -0.0396
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 5.32 Billion
Num Shares 95.3 Million
EPS 2.86
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.51
Price-to-Sales 2.64
Price-to-Book 9.86
PEG Ratio 2.31
Dividend 0.76
Dividend Yield 1.36%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 56.85
Resistance 3 (R3) 56.85 56.51 56.67
Resistance 2 (R2) 56.51 56.24 56.50 56.61
Resistance 1 (R1) 56.15 56.07 56.33 56.14 56.55
Pivot Point 55.80 55.80 55.89 55.80 55.80
Support 1 (S1) 55.44 55.53 55.62 55.44 55.03
Support 2 (S2) 55.10 55.37 55.09 54.97
Support 3 (S3) 54.74 55.10 54.91
Support 4 (S4) 54.73