BWX Technologies (BWXT) : Traders are bullish on BWX Technologies (BWXT) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 5.47% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.97%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.03% in the last 1 week, and is up 6.55% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.25% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.49%. BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $38.35, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $38.505 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $38.1 and closed the trading day at $38.37, in the green by 0.21%. The total traded volume for the day was 881,191. The stock had closed at $38.29 in the previous days trading.
The company Insiders own 0.86% of BWX Technologies shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 96.87% of BWX Technologies shares.
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.