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LON:BA - BAE Systems Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 580.60
+6.00 (+1.04 %)
(As of 12/16/2019 07:47 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 580.60
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 570.34
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 580.60
Volume1.35 million shs
Average Volume9.87 million shs
Market Capitalization£18.61 billion
P/E Ratio14.02
Dividend Yield3.30%
BAE Systems plc operates as a defense, aerospace, and security company worldwide. Its Electronic Systems segment offers electronic warfare systems and electro-optical sensors, military and commercial digital engine and flight controls, precision guidance and seeker solutions, military communication systems and data links, persistent surveillance systems, and hybrid electric drive systems. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified
SectorIndustrial Products



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£17.33 billion
Cash FlowGBX 52.04 per share
Book ValueGBX 170.60 per share



Outstanding Shares3,205,230,080
Market Cap£18.61 billion
Next Earnings Date2/20/2020 (Estimated)

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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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 31st. Investors of record on Thursday, October 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.40 per share on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a yield of 1.7%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 17th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BAE Systems' Dividend History.

When is BAE Systems' next earnings date?

BAE Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for BAE Systems.

What price target have analysts set for BA?

10 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for BAE Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 530 to GBX 685. On average, they expect BAE Systems' share price to reach GBX 605.44 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BAE Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BAE Systems?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BAE Systems in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BAE Systems.

Has BAE Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BA stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BAE Systems earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for BAE Systems.

Who are some of BAE Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BAE Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BAE Systems investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), BAE SYS PLC/S (BAESY), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Unilever (ULVR), Barclays (BARC), Imperial Brands (IMB), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Prudential (PRU), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB) and Standard Chartered (STAN).

Who are BAE Systems' key executives?

BAE Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles Woodburn, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Peter J. Lynas, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Gerard J. DeMuro, Exec. Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Nigel Whitehead, Chief Technology Officer (Age 56)
  • Martin Cooper, Investor Relations Director

How do I buy shares of BAE Systems?

Shares of BA 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 BA stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 580.80.

How big of a company is BAE Systems?

BAE Systems has a market capitalization of £18.62 billion and generates £17.33 billion in revenue each year. BAE Systems employs 85,800 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BAE Systems.

What is BAE Systems' official website?

The official website for BAE Systems is http://www.baesystems.com/.

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 (LON BA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  805 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  845 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,650
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BAE Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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