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Bowman Consulting Group NasdaqGM:BWMN Stock Report

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26 Jun, 2022


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BWMN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6

BWMN Stock Overview

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. provides a range of real estate, energy, infrastructure, and environmental management solutions in the United States.

Bowman Consulting Group Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Bowman Consulting Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$12.50
52 Week HighUS$22.82
52 Week LowUS$11.10
1 Month Change-18.57%
3 Month Change-19.97%
1 Year Change-8.76%
3 Year Changen/a
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-10.71%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

BWMNUS ConstructionUS Market

Return vs Industry: BWMN underperformed the US Construction industry which returned -2.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BWMN exceeded the US Market which returned -18.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BWMN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BWMN volatility
BWMN Average Weekly Movement7.7%
Construction Industry Average Movement5.9%
Market Average Movement8.1%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: BWMN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BWMN's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1995960Gary Bowman

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. provides a range of real estate, energy, infrastructure, and environmental management solutions in the United States. It offers civil and site engineering services, such as conceptual land planning, environmental consulting and permitting, planning/zoning and entitlements, roadway and highway designs, erosion and sediment designs, stormwater management designs, construction administration, traffic studies, floodplain studies, and utility relocation designs; and commissioning and energy efficiency services comprise construction observation, direct systems functional performance testing, system development readiness checklist, post occupancy review, review of construction documents, deferred/seasonal functional testing, final commissioning report, and commissioning review of submittals. The company also provides construction management services, including constructability review, value engineering, budgeting and cost estimating, interagency and utility coordination, onsite observation and report evaluation, public communication and outreach, and resident engineer services, as well as bid solicitation, documentation, and preparation services; and environmental consulting services consisting of wetlands and waters of the U.S. delineations, natural resources inventories, wildlife and vegetation surveys, threatened and endangered species surveys, endangered species conservation and management, wetland creation and enhancement design, NEPA documentation, section 404/401 permitting and compliance, NPDES permitting, and phase I environmental site assessment.

Bowman Consulting Group Fundamentals Summary

How do Bowman Consulting Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BWMN fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$165.24m
Earnings (TTM)US$589.00k
Revenue (TTM)US$170.63m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BWMN income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$83.80m
Gross ProfitUS$86.83m
Other ExpensesUS$86.25m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.045
Gross Margin50.89%
Net Profit Margin0.34%
Debt/Equity Ratio12.2%

How did BWMN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is BWMN undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for BWMN?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

BWMN key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA20.5x
PEG Ratio3.1x

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does BWMN's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

BWMN PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for BWMN vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average1.5x
MTRX Matrix Service
SOL ReneSola
NWPX Northwest Pipe
BWMN Bowman Consulting Group

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: BWMN is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1x) compared to the peer average (1.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does BWMN's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Construction Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: BWMN is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1x) compared to the US Construction industry average (0.8x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is BWMN's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

BWMN PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio1x
Fair PS Ratio2.5x

Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: BWMN is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (2.5x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of BWMN when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: BWMN ($12.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($5.97)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BWMN is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BWMN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.1x)

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Future Growth

How is Bowman Consulting Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BWMN's forecast earnings growth (91.5% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: BWMN's earnings (91.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: BWMN's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BWMN's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BWMN's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if BWMN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

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Past Performance

How has Bowman Consulting Group performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BWMN has a large one-off loss of $707.0K impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: BWMN's current net profit margins (0.3%) are lower than last year (1.1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if BWMN's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BWMN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BWMN had negative earnings growth (-57.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-0.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BWMN's Return on Equity (0.8%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Bowman Consulting Group's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BWMN's short term assets ($97.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($37.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: BWMN's short term assets ($97.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($26.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BWMN has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if BWMN's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BWMN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (59.2%).

Interest Coverage: BWMN's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (0.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Bowman Consulting Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWMN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWMN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BWMN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BWMN's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as BWMN has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Gary Bowman (65 yo)





Mr. Gary P. Bowman has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. since 1995 and served as its Principal. He retains a hands-on role overseeing all aspects of...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Gary's total compensation ($USD8.31M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.69M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Gary's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: BWMN's management team is seasoned and experienced (13.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: BWMN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 19.6%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Bowman Consulting Group Ltd.
  • Ticker: BWMN
  • Exchange: NasdaqGM
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: US$165.238m
  • Shares outstanding: 13.22m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Bowman Consulting Group Ltd.
  • 12355 Sunrise Valley Drive
  • Suite 520
  • Reston
  • Virginia
  • 20191
  • United States


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/26 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/24 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.