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

GBX 542 -1.50 (-0.28 %)
(As of 11/24/2017 02:33 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 542
Today's RangeGBX 544.50 - GBX 540.50
52-Week RangeGBX 533.50 - GBX 682.50
Volume4.19 million shs
Average Volume8.37 million shs
Market Capitalization£17.32 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)

BAE Systems plc 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 RatioN/A
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

Frequently Asked Questions 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."

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

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

Where is BAE Systems plc's stock going? Where will BAE Systems plc's stock price be in 2017?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for BAE Systems plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 460 to GBX 750. On average, they anticipate BAE Systems plc's stock price to reach GBX 642.27 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BAE Systems plc.

Who are some of BAE Systems plc's key competitors?

Who are BAE Systems plc's key executives?

BAE Systems plc's 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 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.

What is BAE Systems plc's stock price today?

One share of BAE Systems plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 542.

How big of a company is BAE Systems plc?

BAE Systems plc has a market capitalization of £17.32 billion.

How can I contact BAE Systems plc?

BAE Systems plc's 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 plc (BA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  557 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  606 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,163
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BAE Systems plc 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)

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Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.732.732.722.75
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
2 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
2 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
2 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
13 Buy Rating(s)
2 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 646.79GBX 646.79GBX 629GBX 614.63

Consensus Price Target History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)

Price Target History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)

Analysts' Ratings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/24/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingConviction-BuyGBX 750View Rating Details
11/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615View Rating Details
11/16/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700View Rating Details
10/11/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 610View Rating Details
10/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670View Rating Details
10/3/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 700 -> GBX 600View Rating Details
8/29/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 460View Rating Details
8/3/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 610View 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 Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 420View Rating Details
2/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 530 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 538View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)


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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)
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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for BAE Systems plc (LON BA)

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

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

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

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

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for BAE Systems plc (LON BA)

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DateHeadline
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
Global undersea warfare systems (USW) market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.85%, to a value of US$16.1 Billion by 2027Global undersea warfare systems (USW) market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.85%, to a value of US$16.1 Billion by 2027
www.bizjournals.com - November 8 at 6:45 PM
Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Security Market to Reach $18.2 Billion by 2023: P&S Market ResearchArtificial Intelligence in Cyber Security Market to Reach $18.2 Billion by 2023: P&S Market Research
globenewswire.com - November 6 at 2:19 AM
Why Legal & General Group plc is a top dividend stock for a starter portfolioWhy Legal & General Group plc is a top dividend stock for a starter portfolio
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 5:56 PM
Oversold Conditions For Bae Systems (BAESY)Oversold Conditions For Bae Systems (BAESY)
www.nasdaq.com - November 3 at 4:49 PM
BAE Systems Begins Production of Long Range Anti-Ship Missile ... - Business Wire (press release)BAE Systems Begins Production of Long Range Anti-Ship Missile ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - November 2 at 9:58 PM
BAE Systems to Deliver Bofors 155mm BONUS Precision-guided ... - Business Wire (press release)BAE Systems to Deliver Bofors 155mm BONUS Precision-guided ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - November 2 at 9:58 PM
BAE Systems to Deliver Bofors 155mm BONUS Precision-guided Munitions to Swedish ArmyBAE Systems to Deliver Bofors 155mm BONUS Precision-guided Munitions to Swedish Army
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 4:56 PM
TOP NEWS: BAE Finance Director Gets Pay Rise As Role Is ExpandedTOP NEWS: BAE Finance Director Gets Pay Rise As Role Is Expanded
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 2 at 3:10 AM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsBAE Systems plc (BA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 11:36 PM
BAE Systems Begins Production of Long Range Anti-Ship Missile SensorBAE Systems Begins Production of Long Range Anti-Ship Missile Sensor
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 4:59 PM
591.00 - MarketWatch591.00 - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - October 29 at 4:02 PM
Armies Race to Deploy Drone, Self-Driving Tech on the BattlefieldArmies Race to Deploy Drone, Self-Driving Tech on the Battlefield
www.msn.com - October 29 at 4:02 PM
Carillion plc isn’t the only value trap I’d avoid right nowCarillion plc isn’t the only value trap I’d avoid right now
www.fool.co.uk - October 28 at 4:39 PM
PRESS: BAE Systems Saudi Arabia Typhoon Deal Hampered By CriticismPRESS: BAE Systems Saudi Arabia Typhoon Deal Hampered By Criticism
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 26 at 4:21 PM
[$$] Criticism of Saudi Arabia not helpful for UK weapon sales[$$] Criticism of Saudi Arabia 'not helpful' for UK weapon sales
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 5:34 PM
BAE Systems Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BA) : October 23, 2017BAE Systems Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BA) : October 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 5:14 PM
BAE Systems Plc : BA-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 20, 2017BAE Systems Plc : BA-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 11:08 PM
BAE Systems Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BA-GB : October 20, 2017BAE Systems Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BA-GB : October 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 6:07 PM
BAE Systems Joins U.S. Navy to Mark 5,000th Upgraded Mine-Resistant Tactical Vehicle for U.S. and Coalition ForcesBAE Systems Joins U.S. Navy to Mark 5,000th Upgraded Mine-Resistant Tactical Vehicle for U.S. and Coalition Forces
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 4:56 PM
BAE to Bid With Cammell-Laird to Build Five Warships - New York TimesBAE to Bid With Cammell-Laird to Build Five Warships - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - October 18 at 10:39 PM
Cybersecurity firm: North Korea was likely behind cyber heist in Taiwan - Business InsiderCybersecurity firm: North Korea was likely behind cyber heist in Taiwan - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - October 17 at 11:20 PM
[$$] North Korean Cybercriminals Implicated in Taiwan Bank Theft[$$] North Korean Cybercriminals Implicated in Taiwan Bank Theft
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 11:20 PM
BAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires £146.64 in StockBAE Systems plc (BA) Insider Acquires £146.64 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 1:34 PM
North Korea Warns That Nuclear War Could Break Out Any Moment - BloombergNorth Korea Warns That Nuclear War Could 'Break Out Any Moment' - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 17 at 3:13 AM
North Korean Hacker Group Linked to Taiwanese Bank Cyberheist - BloombergNorth Korean Hacker Group Linked to Taiwanese Bank Cyberheist - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 16 at 10:12 PM
BAE Systems plc to Issue Dividend of GBX 8.80 (BA)BAE Systems plc to Issue Dividend of GBX 8.80 (BA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 8:26 AM
[$$] Week in Review, October 14[$$] Week in Review, October 14
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 4:58 PM
[$$] UKs aerospace industry risks being lost by default[$$] UK's aerospace industry risks being lost by default
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:09 PM
TOP NEWS: Prime Minister Vows To Promote UK Defence Amid BAE Job CutsTOP NEWS: Prime Minister Vows To Promote UK Defence Amid BAE Job Cuts
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 11 at 5:49 PM
[$$] BAE Systems to cut 2,000 jobs[$$] BAE Systems to cut 2,000 jobs
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 5:49 PM
BAE Systems to cut almost 2,000 jobsBAE Systems to cut almost 2,000 jobs
www.marketwatch.com - October 11 at 3:43 AM
EXTRA: BAE Cuts Jobs Across Lancashire, Yorkshire, Norfolk, PortsmouthEXTRA: BAE Cuts Jobs Across Lancashire, Yorkshire, Norfolk, Portsmouth
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 10 at 10:40 PM
Why BAE Systems plc is one of the most underrated dividend stocks aroundWhy BAE Systems plc is one of the most underrated dividend stocks around
www.fool.co.uk - October 10 at 10:40 PM
BAE Systems Backs FY17 View For Higher Profit; To Cut Around 1900 JobsBAE Systems Backs FY17 View For Higher Profit; To Cut Around 1900 Jobs
www.rttnews.com - October 10 at 10:40 PM
BAE to cut 2,000 jobs as Typhoon fighter orders stallBAE to cut 2,000 jobs as Typhoon fighter orders stall
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:36 PM
[$$] BAE cuts raise questions over UK defence capacity[$$] BAE cuts raise questions over UK defence capacity
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:36 PM
PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 10 - ReutersPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 10 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - October 10 at 3:17 AM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 10 - ReutersUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 10 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - October 10 at 3:17 AM
Jobs Help Urged As BAE Systems Set To Announce CutsJobs Help Urged As BAE Systems Set To Announce Cuts
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 9 at 5:12 PM

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