Babcock International Group PLC Company Profile (LON:BAB)

About Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)

Babcock International Group PLC logoBabcock International Group PLC is a holding company. The Company is an engineering support services company. The Company offers support to the defense, energy, emergency services, transport and education sectors. Its segments include Marine and Technology, Defence and Security, Support Services and International. The Marine and Technology segment delivers support to the United Kingdom Royal Navy's submarines, naval ships and infrastructure. It also offers solutions in engineering, equipment management, consultancy, information and knowledge management in energy and commercial marine markets. The Defence and Security segment offers engineering and training support services. The Support Services segment delivers services to both public and private sector customers across three areas: civil nuclear, asset management and technical training. The International segment is engaged in developing its aviation emergency services business, Mission Critical Services (MCS).

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £4.07 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 505,133,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 825.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 878.89
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 794.50 - GBX 1,104
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.06
  • P/E Growth: 1.46
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £4.55 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: GBX 5.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.53
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 3.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £548.3 million
  • Net Margins: 7.22%
  • Return on Equity: 13.28%
  • Return on Assets: 5.70%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.35 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)

What is Babcock International Group PLC's stock symbol?

Babcock International Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BAB."

How often does Babcock International Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Babcock International Group PLC?

Babcock International Group PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 21.65 per share on Friday, August 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. This is a boost from Babcock International Group PLC's previous dividend of $6.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Babcock International Group PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Babcock International Group PLC's stock going? Where will Babcock International Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Babcock International Group PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 925 to GBX 1,440. On average, they expect Babcock International Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,147.30 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Babcock International Group PLC.

Who are some of Babcock International Group PLC's key competitors?

Who are Babcock International Group PLC's key executives?

Babcock International Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Archie Bethel CBE, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Franco Martinelli, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • John Davies, Chief Executive - Support Services division, Executive Director
  • William Tame, Chief Executive - International division, Executive Director
  • Roger Hardy, Chief Executive - Defence & Security Division
  • John S. Howie, Chief Executive - Marine & Technology Division
  • Jack Borrett, Group Company Secretary, General Counsel
  • Michael J. Turner CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Victoire de Margerie, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Ian Barnet Duncan, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Babcock International Group PLC stock?

Shares of Babcock International Group 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 Babcock International Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of Babcock International Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 805.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Babcock International Group PLC (LON BAB)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  285 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  684
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Babcock International Group 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

Consensus Ratings for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.82)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,147.30

Analysts' Ratings History for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/7/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/17/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,030 -> GBX 925View Rating Details
7/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,085View Rating Details
7/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/12/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 975View Rating Details
6/30/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,440View Rating Details
5/26/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 1,420 -> GBX 1,360View Rating Details
5/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,280 -> GBX 1,260View Rating Details
5/23/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,020View Rating Details
11/22/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,108View Rating Details
10/18/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
5/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellGBX 850View Rating Details
1/28/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,280View Rating Details
12/1/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/24/2015Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $83.48 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Babcock International Group PLC (LON BAB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/24/2017GBX 21.652.26%6/29/20176/29/20178/11/2017
11/22/2016GBX 6.500.69%12/8/201612/8/20161/16/2017
5/25/2016GBX 19.751.92%6/30/20166/30/20168/12/2016
11/24/2015GBX 6.050.58%12/10/201512/10/20151/14/2016
5/18/2015GBX 18.101.63%7/2/20157/2/20158/12/2015
11/20/2014GBX 5.500.46%12/11/201412/11/20141/14/2015
5/19/2014GBX 16.401.39%7/2/20147/2/20148/12/2014
11/12/2013GBX 6.900.53%12/11/201312/11/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/15/2017Franco MartinelliInsiderSell7,151GBX 887£63,429.37
3/27/2017Archie BethelInsiderBuy1,585GBX 883£13,995.55
11/25/2016Franco MartinelliInsiderBuy2,994GBX 935£27,993.90
7/29/2016Hardy,RogerInsiderBuy10,417GBX 965£100,524.05
6/27/2016Lee,MylesInsiderBuy3,000GBX 869£26,070
6/21/2016Bethel,ArchieInsiderSell35,667GBX 997£355,599.99
6/17/2016Davies,JohnInsiderSell34,759GBX 975£338,900.25
6/16/2016Rogers,Peter LInsiderSell72,208GBX 967£698,251.36
6/13/2016Tame,William (Bill)InsiderSell38,373GBX 1,002£384,497.46
5/10/2016Hardy,RogerInsiderBuy17GBX 968£164.56
2/8/2016Stewart,AnnaInsiderBuy5,656GBX 878£49,659.68
2/4/2016Margerie,Victoire deInsiderBuy1,000GBX 880£8,800
2/3/2016Randall,JeffInsiderBuy1,134GBX 881£9,990.54
11/30/2015Rogers,Peter LInsiderSell103,659GBX 1,079£1,118,480.61
7/31/2015Turner,MikeInsiderBuy10,000GBX 980£98,000
7/17/2015Bethel,ArchieInsiderSell99,316GBX 1,108£1,100,421.28
6/17/2015William (Bill) TameInsiderSell100,000GBX 1,111.21£1,111,210
6/15/2015Archie BethelInsiderSell50,032GBX 1,104.09£552,398.31
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
Latest Headlines for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 6:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Babcock International Group PLC (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 1:26 PM
bloomberg.com logoBloomberg's Week in Pictures - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - August 18 at 4:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 7:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 925 by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] G4S hails recovery as sales and profits rise
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 7:52 AM
News IconUK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 13
www.businessinsider.com - July 14 at 3:14 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Babcock Sees Visibility Improve Since Start Of New Year
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 13 at 5:10 PM
marketwatch.com logoBabcock sees stable order book, bid pipeline
www.marketwatch.com - July 13 at 5:10 PM
rttnews.com logoBabcock Int'l Says Trading In Line With View
www.rttnews.com - July 13 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDaimler slips, miners provide support as European shares pause for breath
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCasino jumps, miners provide support as European shares pause for breath
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 6:20 AM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 13 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 13 at 2:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC's (BAB) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:34 PM
lse.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Babcock To Operate Aircrafts For Norway Health Service - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - June 29 at 5:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Babcock International Group Plc : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 4:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC's (BAB) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc :BAB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 11:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BAB) : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BAB-GB : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 10:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Insider Franco Martinelli Sells 7,151 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 7:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] FTSE 100 jump fuelled by sterling's slide
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 1:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Babcock International Group PLC (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 1:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BAB-GB : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 8:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Raises Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Price Target to GBX 1,100
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 1,260 at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 1,360
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 6:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 8:56 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBabcock International Group's (BCKIF) CEO Archie Bethel on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 8:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BAB.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 8:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBanks give European stocks stability, autos driven lower by Fiat
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 3:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) to Issue Dividend of GBX 21.65
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 2:46 PM
marketwatch.com logoBabcock profit rises, sees further growth
www.marketwatch.com - May 24 at 11:13 AM
rttnews.com logoBabcock International FY Pre-tax Profit Rises
www.rttnews.com - May 24 at 11:13 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBabcock International Group Plc reports FY results
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 6:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 12:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BAB-GB : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina, Europe pledge closer aviation ties ahead of landmark jet launch
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 2:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BAB) : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 11:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBabcock International Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BAB-GB : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 10:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Downgraded to "Hold" at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 10:48 PM

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