Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) EPS Analysis

The stock, after opening at $2.87, hit $2.79 through the close by scoring -3.46%. They now have a Dollars 3 price target on the stock.

Canada based company, Ballard Power Systems Inc. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/04/19/brokers-set-expectations-for-ballard-power-systems-inc-s-fy2018-earnings-bldp-updated-updated.html. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 38.63% to analysts' high consensus price target.

08/20/2015 - Ballard Power Systems, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at H.C. Wainwright.

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5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. A beta of greater than 1 indicates that the security's price will be more volatile than the market. The target implies a -11.65% decrease from where the shares are now trading. Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 0 and low P/E is 0, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 24.09 and 27.28 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 10.33 for the industry and 10 for the Sector. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.7. (BLDP) where 1 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 3 analysts said it's a Buy, 1 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ:BLDP) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March 1st. (RCII) are forecasted by the analysts to move at -$0.02 in current quarter, from $0.48 a year-ago quarter.

Ballard Power Systems Inc is engaged in the design, development, manufacture, sale and service of fuel cell products. (BLDP) . Average true range (ATR-14) of the company is at 0.14. The analysts estimated mean EPS at -0.01 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0 and -0.02 respectively. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 513.66 Million. The stock traded with the volume of 1.68 Million shares in the last trading session.

Ballard Power Systems Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 5 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 2.3% of shares outstanding. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 04/13/17 and 52-Week Low on 07/07/16. The stock's price moved up its 200-day moving average of $23.15.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -12.5%. Ballard Power Systems had a negative net margin of 28.70% and a negative return on equity of 18.28%.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Ballard Power Systems Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 12.31%, where Monthly Performance is 35.19%, Quarterly performance is 57.84%, 6 Months performance is 31.53% and yearly performance percentage is 108.57%.

Along with these its year to date performance is standing at 78.18%. The stock showed weekly downbeat performance of -2.63%, which was maintained for the month at -9.86%.

On average, analysts expect that Ballard Power Systems will report full year earnings of ($0.06) per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.08) to ($0.02).