BAE Systems Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:BA)

GBX 592.73 1.33 (0.22 %)
(As of 01/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 592.73
Today's RangeGBX 590 - GBX 596.40
52-Week RangeGBX 533.50 - GBX 682.50
Volume8.41 million shs
Average Volume6.44 million shs
Market Capitalization£18.88 billion
P/E Ratio1,796.15
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About BAE Systems (LON:BA)

BAE Systems logoBAE Systems plc is a defense, aerospace and security company. The Company operates through five segments. The Electronic Systems segment consists of the Company's United States and United Kingdom-based electronics activities. The Cyber & Intelligence segment consists of its United States-based Intelligence & Security business and United Kingdom-based Applied Intelligence business, and covers the Company's cyber, secure government, and commercial and financial security activities. The Platforms & Services (US) segment, with operations in the United States, United Kingdom and Sweden, produces combat vehicles, weapons and munitions. The Platforms & Services (UK) segment consists of its United Kingdom-based air, maritime, combat vehicle, munitions and shared services activities. The Platforms & Services (International) segment consists of the Company's businesses in Saudi Arabia, Australia and Oman, together with its interest in the MBDA Holdings SAS (MBDA) joint venture.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Aerospace & Defense
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:BA
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1252-383857

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio1796.15151515152
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.33
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins6.20%
Return on Equity32.10%
Return on Assets4.90%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares3,190,000,000

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BAE Systems' stock symbol?

BAE Systems trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BA."

How often does BAE Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BAE Systems?

BAE Systems declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, October 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.80 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 19th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BAE Systems' Dividend History.

Where is BAE Systems' stock going? Where will BAE Systems' stock price be in 2018?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for BAE Systems' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 460 to GBX 775. On average, they expect BAE Systems' stock price to reach GBX 639.55 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BAE Systems.

Who are some of BAE Systems' key competitors?

Who are BAE Systems' key executives?

BAE Systems' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles N. Woodburn Ph.D., Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 45)
  • Peter J. Lynas, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 58)
  • Gerard J. DeMuro Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of BAE Systems, Inc.; Executive Director (Age 61)
  • David B. Parkes, Company Secretary
  • Roger Carr, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 69)
  • Elizabeth Corley CBE, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 61)
  • Harriet Green OBE, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 54)
  • Christopher Montague Grigg, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Paula Rosput Reynolds, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 60)

How do I buy BAE Systems stock?

Shares of BAE Systems and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is BAE Systems' stock price today?

One share of BAE Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 592.73.

How big of a company is BAE Systems?

BAE Systems has a market capitalization of £18.88 billion.

How can I contact BAE Systems?

BAE Systems' mailing address is Stirling Square, 6 Carlton Gardens, LONDON, SW1Y 5AD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1252-383857.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BAE Systems (BA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  574 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  620 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,194
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BAE Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.582.582.622.62
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 639.55GBX 643.18GBX 641.25GBX 650.25

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for BAE Systems (LON:BA)

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 595 -> GBX 555View Rating Details
1/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 605 -> GBX 610View Rating Details
12/14/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700View Rating Details
12/13/2017Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 774 -> GBX 775View Rating Details
12/11/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615View Rating Details
12/11/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720View Rating Details
10/11/2017Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670View Rating Details
10/3/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 700 -> GBX 600View Rating Details
8/29/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 460View Rating Details
8/3/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/24/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 640View Rating Details
2/24/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 690View Rating Details
11/3/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 580 -> GBX 630View Rating Details
6/1/2016Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeTop PickGBX 570 -> GBX 630View Rating Details
4/25/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 560View Rating Details
3/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 583View Rating Details
3/1/2016Raymond James FinancialReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 420View Rating Details
2/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 530 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 538View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/16/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BAE Systems (LON:BA)


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Estimates

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

BAE Systems (LON:BA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/2/2017GBX 8.801.51%10/19/201710/19/201711/30/2017
2/23/2017GBX 12.702%4/20/20174/20/20176/1/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

BAE Systems (LON BA) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for BAE Systems (LON:BA)

BAE Systems (LON BA) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/15/2018Alan GarwoodInsiderBuy26GBX 593£154.18
12/14/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy27GBX 564£152.28
11/14/2017Alan GarwoodInsiderBuy28GBX 543£152.04
10/16/2017Alan GarwoodInsiderBuy24GBX 611£146.64
9/14/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy25GBX 591£147.75
8/14/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy26GBX 581£151.06
8/3/2017Roger CarrInsiderBuy33,869GBX 591£200,165.79
7/14/2017Philip BramwellInsiderBuy25GBX 613£153.25
6/14/2017Ian KingInsiderBuy19GBX 660£125.40
5/24/2017Peter LynasInsiderSell6,399GBX 652£41,721.48
5/23/2017Alan GarwoodInsiderSell13,931GBX 645£89,854.95
5/15/2017Lynn C MinellaInsiderBuy24GBX 638£153.12
5/11/2017Ian KingInsiderSell11,396GBX 639£72,820.44
4/18/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy23GBX 638£146.74
3/30/2017Lynn C MinellaInsiderSell52,558GBX 653£343,203.74
3/29/2017Alan GarwoodInsiderSell21,796GBX 645£140,584.20
3/27/2017Philip BramwellInsiderSell5,000GBX 641£32,050
3/14/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy24GBX 637£152.88
3/13/2017Alan GarwoodInsiderSell11,500GBX 637£73,255
2/24/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy46,569GBX 610£284,070.90
2/23/2017Ian KingInsiderSell256,279GBX 611£1,565,864.69
2/14/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy24GBX 606£145.44
1/16/2017Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy25GBX 614£153.50
12/14/2016Philip BramwellInsiderBuy26GBX 590£153.40
11/14/2016Ian KingInsiderBuy21GBX 600£126
11/10/2016Alan GarwoodInsiderSell33,000GBX 605£199,650
10/14/2016Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy28GBX 538£150.64
9/22/2016Charles WoodburnInsiderBuy26,498GBX 536£142,029.28
9/14/2016Woodburn,CharlesInsiderBuy27GBX 546£147.42
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

BAE Systems (LON BA) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Insider Buying: BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires 26 Shares of StockInsider Buying: BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires 26 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 12:24 PM
Norway oil fund drops BAE on ethical groundsNorway oil fund drops BAE on ethical grounds
www.marketwatch.com - January 16 at 11:33 AM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsBAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 7:42 PM
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Trims BAE Systems (BA) Target Price to GBX 555JPMorgan Chase & Co. Trims BAE Systems (BA) Target Price to GBX 555
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 11:12 AM
Gama Aviation Hires Ex-Synergy Health Boss Richard Steeves As Non-ExecGama Aviation Hires Ex-Synergy Health Boss Richard Steeves As Non-Exec
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 5 at 10:45 AM
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $47 Million Contract to Modernize USS HowardU.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $47 Million Contract to Modernize USS Howard
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 3:32 PM
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $41 Million Contract to Modernize USS Oscar AustinU.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $41 Million Contract to Modernize USS Oscar Austin
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 10:56 AM
BAE Systems (BA) PT Raised to GBX 610BAE Systems (BA) PT Raised to GBX 610
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 8:48 AM
BAE Systems (BA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies GroupBAE Systems (BA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 8:56 PM
The global naval vessels and surface combatants MRO market will grow to a value of over US$19 Billion by 2027The global naval vessels and surface combatants MRO market will grow to a value of over US$19 Billion by 2027
www.bizjournals.com - December 28 at 3:07 PM
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises BAE Systems (BA) Price Target to GBX 595JPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises BAE Systems (BA) Price Target to GBX 595
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 10:08 PM
What Investors Should Know About BAE Systems plc’s (LON:BA.) Financial StrengthWhat Investors Should Know About BAE Systems plc’s (LON:BA.) Financial Strength
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 4:13 PM
BAE Systems (BA) Rating Reiterated by CitigroupBAE Systems (BA) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 1:32 PM
BAE Systems Receives U.S. Army Contract to Begin M109A7 Full-rate ProductionBAE Systems Receives U.S. Army Contract to Begin M109A7 Full-rate Production
finance.yahoo.com - December 22 at 4:11 PM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsBAE Systems plc (BA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 7:28 PM
US Navy Awards BAE Systems $45 Million Contract to Modernize Cruiser USS Anzio - Business Wire (press release)US Navy Awards BAE Systems $45 Million Contract to Modernize Cruiser USS Anzio - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - December 20 at 10:36 AM
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $45 Million Contract to Modernize Cruiser USS AnzioU.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $45 Million Contract to Modernize Cruiser USS Anzio
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 10:36 AM
BAE Systems Armament Tester Selected for US Air Force Bombers - Business Wire (press release)BAE Systems' Armament Tester Selected for US Air Force Bombers - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - December 18 at 3:32 PM
Lockheed hits 2017 F-35 delivery target despite production hiccupsLockheed hits 2017 F-35 delivery target despite production hiccups
www.businessinsider.com - December 18 at 10:37 AM
BAE Systems’ Armament Tester Selected for U.S. Air Force BombersBAE Systems’ Armament Tester Selected for U.S. Air Force Bombers
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 10:37 AM
BAE Systems (BA) Price Target Raised to GBX 775 at Goldman Sachs GroupBAE Systems (BA) Price Target Raised to GBX 775 at Goldman Sachs Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 12:10 PM
BAE Systems (BA) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Kepler Capital MarketsBAE Systems' (BA) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 6:24 PM
BAE MAGMA drone uses jets of air to maneuver - Business Insider - Business InsiderBAE MAGMA drone uses jets of air to maneuver - Business Insider - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - December 16 at 3:32 PM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires £152.28 in StockBAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires £152.28 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 11:22 AM
Britain in Dogfight to Retain Warplane SupremacyBritain in Dogfight to Retain Warplane Supremacy
www.bloomberg.com - December 13 at 10:49 AM
Taiwans Far Eastern International fined T$8 million over SWIFT hacking incident - ReutersTaiwan's Far Eastern International fined T$8 million over SWIFT hacking incident - Reuters
www.reuters.com - December 12 at 10:57 AM
BAE Systems (BA) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies GroupBAE Systems (BA) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 11:12 AM
Goldman Sachs Group Reaffirms Buy Rating for BAE Systems (BA)Goldman Sachs Group Reaffirms Buy Rating for BAE Systems (BA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 11:12 AM
PRESS: Relief For BAE Systems After Qatar Puts In Typhoon OrderPRESS: Relief For BAE Systems After Qatar Puts In Typhoon Order
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 11 at 11:10 AM
PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Dec 11PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Dec 11
www.reuters.com - December 11 at 11:10 AM
BAE Systems Signs GBP 5 Bln Contract With Qatar To Supply Typhoon AircraftBAE Systems Signs GBP 5 Bln Contract With Qatar To Supply Typhoon Aircraft
www.nasdaq.com - December 11 at 11:10 AM
BAE Systems Increases UK Pension Contributions After Triennial ReviewBAE Systems Increases UK Pension Contributions After Triennial Review
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 1 at 3:46 PM
FTSE retreats on sterling pressure, posts November lossFTSE retreats on sterling pressure, posts November loss
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 3:32 PM
Global C4ISR Market Size US$134.89 bn by 2025 | CAGR: 3.5% - Transparency Market ResearchGlobal C4ISR Market Size US$134.89 bn by 2025 | CAGR: 3.5% - Transparency Market Research
globenewswire.com - November 30 at 11:18 AM
What is Behind BAE Systems plc’s (LSE:BA) Superior ROE?What is Behind BAE Systems plc’s (LSE:BA) Superior ROE?
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 11:18 AM
SWIFT warns banks on cyber heists as hack sophistication grows - ReutersSWIFT warns banks on cyber heists as hack sophistication grows - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 29 at 10:59 AM
BAE Systems (BA) Price Target Cut to GBX 580BAE Systems (BA) Price Target Cut to GBX 580
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 11:26 PM
Lockheed Martin Wins U.S. Navy Deal to Support F-35 JetLockheed Martin Wins U.S. Navy Deal to Support F-35 Jet
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 10:29 AM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsBAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 9:44 PM
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reaffirms Conviction-Buy Rating for BAE Systems plc (BA)Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reaffirms Conviction-Buy Rating for BAE Systems plc (BA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 10:56 AM
Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for BAE Systems plc (BA)Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for BAE Systems plc (BA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 10:52 AM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLCBAE Systems plc (BA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 11:58 AM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Receives "Buy" Rating from Kepler Capital MarketsBAE Systems plc (BA) Receives "Buy" Rating from Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 12:56 AM
Global Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Research Report - Industry ...Global Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Research Report - Industry ...
www.prnewswire.com - November 16 at 4:37 PM
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $139 Million Contract to Upgrade USS TortugaU.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $139 Million Contract to Upgrade USS Tortuga
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 11:45 AM
Insider Buying: BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Purchases 28 Shares of StockInsider Buying: BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Purchases 28 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 10:20 AM
SFO Stalls on Airbus Probe as UK Seeks Brexit Business - BloombergSFO Stalls on Airbus Probe as UK Seeks Brexit Business - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 14 at 4:47 PM
BAE Systems Helps DARPA Test Space Technologies to Protect Against Emerging ThreatsBAE Systems Helps DARPA Test Space Technologies to Protect Against Emerging Threats
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 4:47 PM
AIRSHOW-UAE military interested in fifth-generation fighter jets - ReutersAIRSHOW-UAE military interested in 'fifth-generation' fighter jets - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 11 at 4:07 PM
Superjumbo Saga, Last Hurrahs Set to Dominate Desert Air ShowSuperjumbo Saga, Last Hurrahs Set to Dominate Desert Air Show
www.bloomberg.com - November 10 at 8:24 PM

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