Baker HughesNYSE:BKR Stock Report

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16 Sep, 2021


Company Financials +
BKR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6

BKR Overview

Baker Hughes Company provides a portfolio of technologies and services worldwide.

Baker Hughes Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Baker Hughes
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$24.39
52 Week HighUS$12.13
52 Week LowUS$26.57
1 Month Change14.03%
3 Month Change7.59%
1 Year Change60.57%
3 Year Change-24.86%
5 Year Change-51.37%
Change since IPO-5.74%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 06
Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.18

Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.18

Baker Hughes Company's ( NYSE:BKR ) investors are due to receive a payment of US$0.18 per share on 20th of August...

Jul 27

Baker Hughes: The Excitement Is Gone

Revenues were $5.142 million this quarter, up 8.6% from the same quarter a year ago and up 7.5% quarter over quarter. Revenues are still improving but at a slower pace. As of Jun 30, 2021, the company had cash and cash equivalents of $3.913 million, down from $4.382 million in the first quarter. I recommend accumulating BKR below $19.

Jul 22
Does Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Does Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (who Charlie Munger backed) once said, 'The biggest investment risk is not the volatility...

Jul 01
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Baker Hughes Company (NYSE:BKR)

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Baker Hughes Company (NYSE:BKR)

Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of Baker Hughes Company ( NYSE:BKR ) by taking the...

Shareholder Returns

BKRUS Energy ServicesUS Market

Return vs Industry: BKR exceeded the US Energy Services industry which returned 55.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BKR exceeded the US Market which returned 33.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BKR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BKR volatility
BKR Beta1.73
Industry Beta2.41
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: BKR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BKR's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

n/a54,000Lorenzo Simonellihttps://www.bakerhughes.com

Baker Hughes Company provides a portfolio of technologies and services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Oilfield Services (OFS), Oilfield Equipment (OFE), Turbomachinery & Process Solutions (TPS), and Digital Solutions (DS). The OFS segment offers exploration, drilling, wireline, evaluation, completion, production, and intervention services; and drilling and completions fluids, completions tools and systems, wellbore intervention tools and services, artificial lift systems, pressure pumping systems, and oilfield and industrial chemicals for oil and natural gas, and oilfield service companies.

Baker Hughes Fundamentals Summary

How do Baker Hughes's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BKR fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$25.59b
Earnings (TTM)-US$38.00m
Revenue (TTM)US$20.47b


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BKR income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$16.80b
Gross ProfitUS$3.67b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.052
Gross Margin17.93%
Net Profit Margin-0.19%
Debt/Equity Ratio38.9%

How did BKR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Baker Hughes undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BKR ($24.39) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($27.56)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BKR is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BKR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Energy Services industry average.

PE vs Market: BKR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BKR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BKR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the US Energy Services industry average (1x).

Future Growth

How is Baker Hughes forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 25 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BKR is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: BKR is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: BKR's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BKR's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BKR's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BKR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.5%).

Past Performance

How has Baker Hughes performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BKR is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BKR is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BKR is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 70% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BKR's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BKR is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Energy Services industry (-49.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BKR has a negative Return on Equity (-0.005%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Baker Hughes's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BKR's short term assets ($15.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: BKR's short term assets ($15.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($9.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BKR's debt to equity ratio (38.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BKR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.7% to 38.9% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable BKR has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: BKR is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 43.1% per year.


What is Baker Hughes's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BKR's dividend (2.95%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.34%).

High Dividend: BKR's dividend (2.95%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.58%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BKR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BKR's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BKR is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: BKR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (38.3% payout ratio).

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Lorenzo Simonelli (48 yo)





Mr. Lorenzo Simonelli has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Baker Hughes Company (formerly known as Baker Hughes, a GE company) since July 2017 and has been its Chairman of the Board since O...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Lorenzo's total compensation ($USD15.31M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.33M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Lorenzo's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: BKR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: BKR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).


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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Baker Hughes Company's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Baker Hughes Company
  • Ticker: BKR
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Equipment and Services
  • Sector: Energy
  • Implied Market Cap: US$25.585b
  • Market Cap: US$20.207b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.04b
  • Website: https://www.bakerhughes.com

Number of Employees


  • Baker Hughes Company
  • 17021 Aldine Westfield Road
  • Houston
  • Texas
  • 77073-5101
  • United States


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/16 22:57
End of Day Share Price2021/09/16 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.