BAE Systems plc Company Profile (LON:BA)

About BAE Systems plc

BAE Systems plc logoBAE Systems plc is a defense, aerospace and security company. Its segments include Electronic Systems, which consist of the Company's United States and United Kingdom-based electronics activities; Cyber & Intelligence, which consists of its United States-based Intelligence & Security business and the United Kingdom-headquartered applied intelligence business; Platforms & Services (US), which produces combat vehicles, weapons and munitions; Platforms & Services (UK), which consist of its United Kingdom-based air, maritime, combat vehicle, munitions and shared services activities; Platforms & Services (International), which consist of the Company's businesses in Saudi Arabia, Australia and Oman, together with its interest in the MBDA joint venture, and HQ, which comprises the Company's head office activities, together with approximately 49% interest in Air Astana. Cyber & Intelligence covers the Company's cyber security, government, and commercial and financial security activities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: BA
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $532.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $505.39
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 423.70 - GBX 548
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.30
  • P/E Growth: 4.02
  • Market Cap: $17.04B
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,168,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 554.39

Analysts' Ratings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/26/2016Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 520 -> GBX 580View Rating Details
7/29/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/29/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 541 -> GBX 565View Rating Details
7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 555 -> GBX 625View Rating Details
7/29/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 410 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
7/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 518 -> GBX 540View Rating Details
7/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeConviction-BuyGBX 599 -> GBX 653View Rating Details
6/1/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeTop PickGBX 570 -> GBX 630View Rating Details
4/25/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 560View Rating Details
3/15/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 585 -> GBX 570View Rating Details
3/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 583View Rating Details
3/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 420View Rating Details
2/19/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 470 -> GBX 485View Rating Details
2/19/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 565 -> GBX 560View Rating Details
2/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 530 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
2/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 538View Rating Details
9/30/2015Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 475View Rating Details
9/4/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingBuyGBX 615View Rating Details
7/30/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
6/22/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 610View Rating Details
5/27/2015BESI ResearchReiterated RatingBuyGBX 615View Rating Details
2/20/2015NatixisReiterated RatingReduceGBX 450View Rating Details
11/11/2014Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellGBX 370View Rating Details
9/1/2014Bank of America Corp.UpgradeBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/31/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $39.78 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/15/2016Minella,Lynn CInsiderBuy28GBX 530£148.40
7/14/2016King,IanInsiderBuy23GBX 539£123.97
6/30/2016Corley,ElizabethInsiderBuy10,000GBX 511£51,100
6/17/2016Lynas,PeterInsiderSell11,691GBX 484£56,584.44
6/15/2016King,IanInsiderBuy26GBX 473£122.98
6/1/2016King,IanInsiderBuy242GBX 490£1,185.80
5/16/2016King,IanInsiderBuy26GBX 486£126.36
5/11/2016King,IanInsiderSell11,431GBX 492£56,240.52
4/14/2016King,IanInsiderBuy25GBX 510£127.50
3/23/2016Lynas,PeterInsiderBuy23,810GBX 504£120,002.40
3/15/2016King,IanInsiderBuy25GBX 500£125
2/16/2016King,IanInsiderBuy26GBX 480£124.80
1/14/2016King,IanInsiderBuy24GBX 517£124.08
12/14/2015King,IanInsiderBuy25GBX 492£123
11/18/2015Carr,RogerInsiderBuy41,978GBX 473£198,555.94
11/17/2015King,IanInsiderBuy27GBX 460£124.20
10/15/2015King,IanInsiderBuy28GBX 452£126.56
9/15/2015King,IanInsiderBuy28GBX 455£127.40
8/17/2015King,IanInsiderBuy26GBX 471£122.46
7/15/2015King,IanInsiderBuy26GBX 484£125.84
4/15/2015Peter LynasInsiderSell73,522GBX 530.49£390,026.86
3/25/2015Peter LynasInsiderBuy21,780GBX 544.55£118,602.99
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoBAE : MILITARY $11.89 Million Federal Contract Awarded to BAE Systems (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 9:34 AM
4-traders.com logoBAE : Eight Omanis Get Chevening Scholarships for Master Degree (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 8:29 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Britain's pension crisis will wreck your investments (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 8:29 AM
4-traders.com logoBAE : MSP at Pounds 6m link opening (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 26 at 11:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-BAE: rallies as Berenberg flags order book potential (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 11:49 AM
News IconBloomberg: BAE COO Charles Woodburn to Start Preparations for CEO (LON:BA)
www.govconwire.com - August 24 at 3:43 PM
News IconBloomberg: BAE COO Charles Woodburn to Start Preparations for CEO (LON:BA)
www.govconwire.com - August 24 at 3:43 PM
News IconNew report: C4ISR market research report by application and region analysis to 2021 (LON:BA)
www.whatech.com - August 24 at 11:58 AM
4-traders.com logoBAE : wins $153 million fighter jet maintenance contract in Australia (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 24 at 11:58 AM
bloomberg.com logoBAE Said to Prepare CEO’s Heir Apparent for More Prominent Role (LON:BA)
www.bloomberg.com - August 24 at 11:58 AM
News IconWATCH: BAE design ‘self repairing’ combat aircraft (LON:BA)
ukdefencejournal.org.uk - August 23 at 3:46 PM
News IconWATCH: BAE design ‘self repairing’ combat aircraft (LON:BA)
ukdefencejournal.org.uk - August 23 at 3:46 PM
openpr.com logoCyber Weapon Market is expected to reach US$521.87 bn by the end of 2021 (LON:BA)
www.openpr.com - August 23 at 6:14 AM
tmcnet.com logoNight Vision Surveillance cameras Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2016 - 2024 (LON:BA)
www.tmcnet.com - August 22 at 8:47 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDon’t buy BP plc, Tesco plc and GKN plc until you’ve read this (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:31 AM
4-traders.com logoBAE : worker found in room died of natural causes (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 20 at 8:44 AM
investopedia.com logoLockheed Martin's Top Competitors (LMT) (LON:BA)
www.investopedia.com - August 19 at 4:23 PM
News IconBAE-Turkey fighter development falls through due to Islamism (LON:BA)
indiandefence.com - August 19 at 12:04 PM
4-traders.com logoBAE : NGAUS 2016 (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 19 at 12:04 PM
4-traders.com logoBAE : Delivers Sea Power Tug to Seabulk Tankers (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 18 at 9:10 PM
News IconBAE Systems delivers Sea Power tug to Seabulk Tankers - PortNews IAA (LON:BA)
www.en.portnews.ru - August 18 at 3:51 PM
4-traders.com logoBAE : worker died of natural cause (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 18 at 12:06 PM
News IconBAE Systems delivers Sea Power tug to Seabulk Tankers (LON:BA)
en.portnews.ru - August 18 at 12:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoComparative SWOT & Strategy Focus - 2016-2020 - Europe%s 5 Leading Armored Vehicle Manufacturers - BAE … (LON:BA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 12:06 PM
einnews.com logoGlobal Security Robots Market by Types, Applications, Components – Forecast to 2027 (LON:BA)
www.einnews.com - August 18 at 12:06 PM
bloomberg.com logoBAE-Turkey Fighter Jet Plan Said Delayed After Failed Coup (LON:BA)
www.bloomberg.com - August 18 at 12:06 PM
News IconExplore security robots market trends, application and geography analysis - forecast to 2022 (LON:BA)
www.whatech.com - August 16 at 9:00 PM
fool.co.uk logoWhy Neil Woodford has just dumped BAE Systems plc… and what ... - Motley Fool UK (LON:BA)
www.fool.co.uk - August 16 at 3:48 PM
News IconIndonesia's Interest In Gripen, KF-X Hints At Delay In Su-35 Procurement (LON:BA)
www.defenseworld.net - August 16 at 12:24 PM
4-traders.com logoU.K. to Buy More Dogfight Missiles for Jets in GBP184 Million Deal (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 12:24 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - BAE Systems Plc (BA.) (LON:BA)
www.stockmarketwire.com - August 16 at 12:24 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy Neil Woodford has just dumped BAE Systems plc... and what he's bought instead! (LON:BA)
money.aol.co.uk - August 15 at 9:18 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy Neil Woodford has just dumped BAE Systems plc... and what he's bought instead! - AOL Money UK (LON:BA)
money.aol.co.uk - August 15 at 3:51 PM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Pension Crisis Spurs Woodford Fund to Exit BAE Stake - Bloomberg (LON:BA)
www.bloomberg.com - August 14 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWoodford Fund Sells $209 Million BAE Stake, Citing Pension Risk (LON:BA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 13 at 11:52 AM
News IconBAE Systems moves to enter State Department FOIA fight - Politico (blog) (LON:BA)
www.politico.com - August 11 at 9:38 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThese FTSE 100 stars are far, far too cheap! (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.K. Arms Makers Set Sights Beyond EU in Post-Brexit Pivot (LON:BA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 12:08 PM
reuters.com logoItaly - Factors to watch on Aug. 4 (LON:BA)
www.reuters.com - August 4 at 9:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to BAE Systems Plc : August 4, 2016 (LON:BA)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 3:49 PM
prnewswire.com logoNetwork Centric Warfare Market by Platform, Application, Mission Type, Communication Network, Architecture, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021 (LON:BA)
www.prnewswire.com - August 4 at 12:16 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUPDATE 2-U.S. Air Force to say first squadron of F-35 jets combat-ready -sources (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. Air Force declares first squadron of F-35 jets combat-ready (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. Air Force to say 1st squadron of F-35 jets combat-ready -sources (LON:BA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:31 AM
News IconSenior plc Lags BAE Systems plc, Rolls-Royce Holding PLC, GKN plc And Royal Mail PLC After Update - Investomania (blog) (LON:BA)
investomania.co.uk - August 1 at 8:41 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoJP Morgan Cazenove covered (LON:BA) BAE Systems Plc, hiking its target price to 625GBX today - Breaking Finance News (LON:BA)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 31 at 3:41 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBAE Systems PLC (LON:BA) Issued With 'Underweight' Rating At Barclays Capital - FTSE News (LON:BA)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 30 at 3:48 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBAE Systems PLC (LON:BA) Receives 'Outperform' Rating From Brokers At Exane BNP Paribas - FTSE News (LON:BA)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 30 at 3:48 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoBAE Systems plc 20.4% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:BA)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - July 30 at 3:48 PM
4-traders.com logoNews story: CMA to review BAE Systems undertakings (LON:BA)
www.4-traders.com - July 29 at 9:12 PM

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Last Updated on 8/31/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff