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How to buy Ballard Power Systems stock

Learn how to easily invest in Ballard Power Systems stock.

Ballard Power Systems Inc is a specialty industrial machinery business based in the US. Ballard Power Systems shares (BLDP) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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Ballard Power Systems stock price (NASDAQ: BLDP)

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Ballard Power Systems shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-07-01.
Latest market close$6.41
52-week range$5.75 - $19.66
50-day moving average $7.23
200-day moving average $11.47
Wall St. target price$22.71
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.46

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Ballard Power Systems price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.41 from 2022-07-01

1 week (2022-06-27) -4.90%
1 month (2022-05-31) N/A
3 months (2022-04-04) -48.31%
6 months (2022-01-04) -49.01%
1 year (2021-07-02) -64.76%
2 years (2020-07-02) -63.08%
3 years (2019-07-03) 60.25%
5 years (2017-07-03) 122.96%

Ballard Power Systems financials

Revenue TTM $107.9 million
Gross profit TTM $14 million
Return on assets TTM -4.41%
Return on equity TTM -10.17%
Profit margin -126.92%
Book value $4.31
Market capitalisation $1.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Ballard Power Systems share dividends

We're not expecting Ballard Power Systems to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Ballard Power Systems's shares ever split?

Ballard Power Systems's shares were split on a 3:1 basis on 2 June 1998. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Ballard Power Systems shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 66.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Ballard Power Systems shares which in turn could have impacted Ballard Power Systems's share price.

Ballard Power Systems share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Ballard Power Systems's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.75 up to $19.66. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BLDP.US volatility(beta: 1.77)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Ballard Power Systems's is 1.7681. This would suggest that Ballard Power Systems's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Ballard Power Systems overview

Ballard Power Systems Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and service of proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell products. The company offers its products for power product markets, consisting of heavy-duty motives, such as bus, truck, rail, and marine applications; material handling; and backup power. It also provides technology solutions, including engineering and technology transfer, as well as licenses and sells intellectual property portfolio and fundamental knowledge for various PEM fuel cell applications; and hydrogen fuel cell powertrain and vehicle systems integration solutions. It operates in China, Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Belgium, Japan, France, Spain, Taiwan, Poland, India, Ukraine, Sweden, and internationally. The company has a strategic alliance with Linamar Corporation for the co-development and sale of fuel cell powertrains and components for class 1 and 2 vehicles in North America and Europe. Ballard Power Systems Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Ballard Power Systems is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 19.038% of Ballard Power Systems shares are held by insiders and 34.282% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for Ballard Power Systems?
Ballard Power Systems's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Ballard Power Systems based?
Ballard Power Systems's address is: 9000 Glenlyon Parkway, Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5J 5J8
What is Ballard Power Systems's ISIN number?
Ballard Power Systems's international securities identification number is: CA0585861085
What is Ballard Power Systems's CUSIP number?
Ballard Power Systems's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 058586108

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