Badger Meter, Inc. (BMI) EPS Estimated At $0.40

June 15, 2018 - By Louis Casey

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.10, from 1.34 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 9 investors sold Badger Meter, Inc. shares while 53 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 22.96 million shares or 4.87% less from 24.14 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Gamco Investors Et Al reported 175,350 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys invested in 74,614 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Bokf Na reported 15,044 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Moreover, Van Eck Assoc has 0.01% invested in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI). Los Angeles Cap Equity Research reported 0% stake. 1.21M were reported by Impax Asset Mgmt Ltd. Guggenheim Limited Liability Co, a Illinois-based fund reported 101,324 shares. Mason Street Advsr Limited Com holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) for 8,077 shares. Geode Cap Management Lc has 0% invested in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) for 272,963 shares. X Co Limited Liability Co, a New York-based fund reported 29,679 shares. Usa Portformulas holds 8,815 shares. Gemmer Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI). Renaissance Techs Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0% of its portfolio in Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI). Ameritas Prtn holds 0.01% or 2,464 shares. Parkside Fin Commercial Bank Trust invested in 0% or 28 shares.

Since February 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 selling transactions for $3.01 million activity. The insider Stoll Kimberly K sold 2,040 shares worth $98,872. The insider GOMEZ GREGORY M sold $89,454. 10,000 shares were sold by JOHNSON RICHARD E, worth $447,645 on Wednesday, June 6. Another trade for 450 shares valued at $21,949 was made by Begale Fred J on Wednesday, March 7. The insider KLAPPA GALE E sold $601,933.

Analysts expect Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) to report $0.40 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 11.11 % from last quarter’s $0.36 EPS. BMI’s profit would be $11.65M giving it 28.19 P/E if the $0.40 EPS is correct. After having $0.26 EPS previously, Badger Meter, Inc.’s analysts see 53.85 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.23% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $45.1. About 128,350 shares traded. Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) has risen 11.13% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.44% the S&P500.

Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Badger Meter had 8 analyst reports since January 16, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 6 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Sell” rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Tuesday, February 27. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, April 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, April 18 with “Sell”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Thursday, February 1. Robert W. Baird maintained Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) on Thursday, April 19 with “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, February 6 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Badger Meter, Inc. provides flow measurement, control, and communication solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.31 billion. It offers mechanical and electronic water meters, and related technologies and services to municipal water utilities; and meters and valves to measure and control materials flowing through a pipe or pipeline, including water, air, steam, oil, and other liquids and gases, as well as for use in water/wastewater, heating, ventilating and air conditioning, gas and oil, chemical and petrochemical, test and measurement, automotive aftermarket, and the concrete construction process industries. It has a 39.22 P/E ratio. The firm provides flow instrumentation technologies to original equipment manufacturers as the primary flow measurement device within a product or system; ORION Migratable for mobile meter reading; ORION Fixed Network for traditional fixed network applications; and ORION Cellular for infrastructure-free meter reading.

More news for Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE:BMI) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in Colony NorthStar, Badger Meter, Dun & Bradstreet, Ryman Hospitality …” on May 21, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Badger Meter Announces Second Quarter Conference Call” and published on June 12, 2018 is yet another important article.

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