About BAE Systems plc
BAE 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:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: LON
- Symbol: BA
- Previous Close: $7.59
- 50 Day Moving Average: $601.47
- 200 Day Moving Average: $570.58
- 52-Week Range: GBX 464.80 - GBX 631.50
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.92
- P/E Growth: 3.12
- Market Cap: $19.48B
- Outstanding Shares: 3,168,000,000
Consensus Ratings for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.76)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 609.67|
Analysts' Ratings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)
|2/24/2017||BNP Paribas||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 640|
|2/24/2017||Societe Generale||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 690|
|2/24/2017||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|2/24/2017||Barclays PLC||Boost Price Target||Underweight||GBX 430 -> GBX 460|
|2/17/2017||Kepler Capital Markets||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 600 -> GBX 700|
|2/10/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|2/8/2017||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 630|
|1/5/2017||J P Morgan Chase & Co||Lower Price Target||Overweight||GBX 675 -> GBX 665|
|12/21/2016||Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)||Reiterated Rating||Conviction-Buy||GBX 697|
|12/15/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Downgrade||Hold||GBX 600|
|11/3/2016||Morgan Stanley||Upgrade||Overweight||GBX 580 -> GBX 630|
|10/3/2016||Credit Suisse Group||Reiterated Rating||Neutral|
|8/26/2016||Berenberg Bank||Upgrade||Buy||GBX 520 -> GBX 580|
|6/1/2016||Royal Bank of Canada||Upgrade||Top Pick||GBX 570 -> GBX 630|
|4/25/2016||Haitong Bank||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 560|
|3/8/2016||Sanford C. Bernstein||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 583|
|3/1/2016||Raymond James Financial, Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Underperform||GBX 420|
|2/19/2016||Investec||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 530 -> GBX 550|
|2/4/2016||AlphaValue||Reiterated Rating||Add||GBX 538|
|9/4/2015||Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 615|
|7/30/2015||Charles Stanley||Reiterated Rating||accumulate|
|5/27/2015||BESI Research||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 615|
Earnings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $42.88 EPS
Dividend History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|2/23/2017||Ian King||Insider||Sell||256,279||GBX 611||£1,565,864.69|
|2/14/2017||Charles Woodburn||Insider||Buy||24||GBX 606||£145.44|
|1/16/2017||Charles Woodburn||Insider||Buy||25||GBX 614||£153.50|
|12/14/2016||Philip Bramwell||Insider||Buy||26||GBX 590||£153.40|
|11/14/2016||Ian King||Insider||Buy||21||GBX 600||£126|
|11/10/2016||Alan Garwood||Insider||Sell||33,000||GBX 605||£199,650|
|10/14/2016||Charles Woodburn||Insider||Buy||28||GBX 538||£150.64|
|9/22/2016||Charles Woodburn||Insider||Buy||26,498||GBX 536||£142,029.28|
|8/15/2016||Minella,Lynn C||Insider||Buy||28||GBX 530||£148.40|
|4/15/2015||Peter Lynas||Insider||Sell||73,522||GBX 530.49||£390,026.86|
|3/25/2015||Peter Lynas||Insider||Buy||21,780||GBX 544.55||£118,602.99|
Latest Headlines for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
What is BAE Systems plc's stock symbol?
BAE Systems plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BA."
Where is BAE Systems plc's stock going? Where will BAE Systems plc's stock price be in 2017?
17 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for BAE Systems plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 420 to GBX 700. On average, they anticipate BAE Systems plc's share price to reach GBX 609.67 in the next year.
When will BAE Systems plc announce their earnings?
BAE Systems plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.
How do I buy BAE Systems plc stock?
Shares of BAE Systems plc 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.
How much does a share of BAE Systems plc stock cost?
One share of BAE Systems plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 615.