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LON:BABAE Systems Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 482.20
-1.30 (-0.27 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
476.80
Now: GBX 482.20
486.93
50-Day Range
479.60
MA: GBX 502.11
530.60
52-Week Range
5.69
Now: GBX 482.20
672.80
Volume4.38 million shs
Average Volume9.87 million shs
Market Capitalization£15.50 billion
P/E Ratio10.46
Dividend Yield5.25%
BetaN/A
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.72 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1252-383857

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£18.30 billion
Cash FlowGBX 78.79 per share
Book ValueGBX 168.80 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees85,800
Outstanding Shares3,215,340,032
Market Cap£15.50 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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BAE Systems (LON:BA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BAE Systems' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BAE Systems' stock was trading at GBX 539 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BA shares have decreased by 10.5% and is now trading at GBX 482.20. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BAE Systems?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BAE Systems in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for BAE Systems.

When is BAE Systems' next earnings date?

BAE Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 30th 2020. View our earnings forecast for BAE Systems.

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

BAE Systems announced a dividend on Thursday, February 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 16th will be given a dividend of GBX 13.80 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 16th. This is a boost from BAE Systems's previous dividend of GBX 9.40. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View BAE Systems' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BA?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for BAE Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 511 to GBX 765. On average, they expect BAE Systems' stock price to reach GBX 636.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for BAE Systems.

Has BAE Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BA stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BAE Systems earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news about 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), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Prudential (PRU), BP (BP), Unilever (ULVR), Aviva (AV), Imperial Brands (IMB) and AstraZeneca (AZN).

Who are BAE Systems' key executives?

BAE Systems' management team includes the following 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

What is BAE Systems' stock symbol?

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

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 482.20.

How big of a company is BAE Systems?

BAE Systems has a market capitalization of £15.50 billion and generates £18.30 billion in revenue each year. BAE Systems employs 85,800 workers across the globe.

What is BAE Systems' official website?

The official website for BAE Systems is 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.

This page was last updated on 7/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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