LON:BA - BAE Systems Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 676.40 +2.00 (+0.30 %) (As of 07/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 674.40Today's RangeGBX 671.40 - GBX 680.6052-Week RangeGBX 533.50 - GBX 682.50Volume5.00 million shsAverage Volume9.87 million shsMarket Capitalization£18.59 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. The company's Cyber & Intelligence segment provides analytic solutions and support to the US government; and systems engineering, integration, and through-life support services for US defense and coalition partner customers. This segment also delivers secure solutions and services for protection of data and networks to national security customers; and data intelligence, cyber intelligence, counter-fraud, financial compliance, defense, and IT solutions to international government agencies, commercial organizations, and communications service providers. Its Platforms & Services (US) segment manufactures combat vehicles, weapons, and munitions, as well as provides ship repair services and the management of government-owned munitions facilities. BAE Systems plc's Platforms & Services (UK) segment offers air, maritime, land, and shared services activities. The company's Platforms & Services (International) segment provides operational capability support to air and naval forces; produces, upgrades, and supports programs in the air, maritime, and land domains; and offers defense platforms and cyber security services. BAE Systems plc was incorporated in 1979 and is based in London, the United Kingdom. Receive BA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrial Products SymbolLON:BA CUSIPN/A Webwww.baesystems.com 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 EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net Margins3.49% Return on Equity14.55% Return on Assets2.88% Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares3,190,000,000Market Cap£18,590.00 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 Thursday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, April 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 13 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a yield of 2.3%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 19th. This is a boost from BAE Systems's previous dividend of $8.80. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View BAE Systems' Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for BA? 11 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for BAE Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 460 to GBX 750. On average, they anticipate BAE Systems' stock price to reach GBX 646.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.4%. View Analyst Ratings for BAE Systems. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BAE Systems? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BAE Systems in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of BAE Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to BAE Systems include Rolls-Royce (RR), CAE (CAE), PrairieSky Royalty (PSK), Leonardo (LDO), Meggitt (MGGT), Senior (SNR), Magellan Aerospace (MAL), QinetiQ Group (QQ), Ultra Electronics (ULE), Avon Rubber (AVON), Cohort (CHRT), Avingtrans (AVG), Department 13 International (D13), MS International (MSI) and Tel-Instrument Electronics (TIK). Who are BAE Systems' key executives? BAE Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Charles Woodburn, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 46)Mr. Peter J. Lynas, Group Fin. Director & Exec. DirectorMr. Gerard J. DeMuro, Exec. Director (Age 62)Mr. Nigel Whitehead, Chief Technology Officer (Age 55)Mr. Andrew Wrathall, Director of Investor Relations Has BAE Systems been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about BA stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BAE Systems earned a news sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.91 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. 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 676.40. How big of a company is BAE Systems? BAE Systems has a market capitalization of £18.59 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 (LON BA)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 627 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 666 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,293MarketBeat'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 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are CEFs?