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BWX Technologies Inc. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
64.10
Close
64.12
High
65.06
Low
63.53
Previous Close
64.31
Daily Price Gain
-0.19
YTD High
65.06
YTD High Date
Feb 16, 2018
YTD Low
57.14
YTD Low Date
Feb 6, 2018
YTD Price Change
3.59
YTD Gain
5.93%
52 Week High
65.06
52 Week High Date
Feb 16, 2018
52 Week Low
41.56
52 Week Low Date
Feb 17, 2017
52 Week Price Change
22.22
52 Week Gain
53.03%
Company Information
Stock Symbol
BWXT
Exchange
NYSE
Company URL
http://www.bwxt.com
Company Phone
980-365-4300
CEO
Rex D. Geveden
Headquarters
Virginia
Business Address
800 MAIN STREET, 4TH FLOOR, LYNCHBURG, VA 24504
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Aerospace/Defense
Industry Group
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
CIK
0001486957
About

BWX Technologies, Inc. engages in the supply and provision of nuclear components and products. It operates through the following business segments: Nuclear Operations, technical Services, Nuclear Energy, and Other. The Nuclear Operations segment specializes in the design and manufacture of close-tolerance equipment for nuclear applications. The Technical Services segment provides uranium processing; environmental site restoration services; and management and operating services. The Nuclear Energy segment designs, licenses, manufactures, and delivers commercial nuclear steam generators, pressure vessels, reactor components, heat exchangers, and other auxiliary equipment. The Other segment comprises of the mPower business. The company was founded by Stephen Wilcox and George Babcock in 1867 and is headquartered in Lynchburg, VA.

Description

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. This segment also converts or downblends high-enriched uranium into low-enriched fuel for use in commercial reactors to generate electricity. The Technical Services segment provides uranium processing, environmental site restoration, and management and operating services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities. The Nuclear Energy segment designs, licenses, manufactures, and delivers commercial nuclear steam generators, pressure vessels, reactor components, heat exchangers, and other auxiliary equipment, including containers for the storage of spent nuclear fuel and other waste. This segment also offers engineering and licensing services for new nuclear plant designs; services for steam generators and balance of plant equipment; and nondestructive examination and tooling/repair solutions for other plant systems and components. The company was formerly known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company and changed its name to BWX Technologies, Inc. in June 2015. BWX Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia.