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Babcock International Group (BAB) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 495.60
-16.40 (-3.20%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
792,617 shs
Average Volume
1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization
£2.51 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 570.80

Babcock International Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
15.2% Upside
GBX 570.80 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
-0.30mentions of Babcock International Group in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.31 out of 5 stars

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About Babcock International Group Stock (LON:BAB)

Babcock International Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides value-add services for aerospace, defense, and security in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Africa, North America, Australasia, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Marine, Nuclear, Land, and Aviation. It designs, procures, operates, and manages critical utility and process equipment; offers asset management, defense and maritime training, information and intelligence, equipment and system, and facilities and infrastructure services, as well as naval platforms; and designs, manufactures, and provides through-life support for mechanical and electrical systems and equipment. The company also offers naval architecture, engineering, and project management services; submarines and complex engineering services in support of various decommissioning programs and projects, training and operation support, new build program management, and design and installation; critical vehicle fleet management, and equipment support and training services for military and civil customers; and designs, assesses, manufactures, installs, maintains, and decommissions vehicles for police, fire and ambulance, civil service, military, and other security-focused organizations. In addition, it provides plain line track renewal services; and engineering services for track projects, signaling, telecommunications, and on-track plants. Further, the company offers critical engineering services to defense and civil customers, including pilot training, equipment support, and airbase management, as well as operates aviation fleets that provide delivering emergency services. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

BAB Stock Price History

BAB Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Engineering & Construction
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 570.80
High Stock Price Target
GBX 625
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 529
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
£32.90 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£4.47 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 384.60 per share
Book Value
GBX 70 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
£2.51 billion
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. David Charles Lockwood B.A. (Age 62)
    F.C.A., O.B.E., RSA, CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.74M
  • Mr. David Mellors ACA (Age 56)
    MA, CFO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.14M
  • Brad Yelland
    Chief Engineering & Technology Officer
  • Mr. Andrew Paul Gollan
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Nicholas James William Borrett
    Group Company Secretary & General Counsel
  • Ms. Kate Hill
    Group Director of Communications
  • Ms. Nikki Fox
    Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Mr. Bob Whiley
    Managing Director of Babcock Networks
  • Mr. John Howie M.B.E.
    Chief Corporate Affairs Officer
  • Mr. Tom Newman
    Chief Executive Officer of Land Sector

BAB Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have BAB shares performed this year?

Babcock International Group's stock was trading at GBX 395 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BAB shares have increased by 25.5% and is now trading at GBX 495.60.
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How were Babcock International Group's earnings last quarter?

Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 11th. The company reported $69.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $68.60 by $0.50. Babcock International Group had a net margin of 0.74% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.54%.

How do I buy shares of Babcock International Group?

Shares of BAB stock 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.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Babcock International Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some other companies that Babcock International Group investors own include Centrica (CNA), Carillion (CIOIF), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Aviva (AV), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Barclays (BARC) and Imperial Brands (IMB).

This page (LON:BAB) was last updated on 7/21/2024 by Staff

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