Babcock International Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:BAB)

GBX 560
+8.80 (+1.60 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 06:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 560
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 497.02
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 560
Volume2.32 million shs
Average Volume2.17 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.83 billion
P/E Ratio14.21
Dividend Yield5.43%
Babcock International Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering services for marine, land, aviation, and nuclear sectors in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company delivers through-life marine engineering services, including supporting naval fleets, commercial marine, engineering consultancy, weapons handling, equipment support, intelligence and cyber-security, and technical training to defense and civil customers. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General Contractors
SectorIndustrial Products



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.47 billion
Cash FlowGBX 55.07 per share
Book ValueGBX 567.40 per share



Market Cap£2.83 billion
Next Earnings Date11/20/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Babcock International Group (LON:BAB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Babcock International Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Babcock International Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 22.90 per share on Friday, August 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 4th. This is an increase from Babcock International Group's previous dividend of $7.10. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Babcock International Group's Dividend History.

How were Babcock International Group's earnings last quarter?

Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 21st. The company reported $39.90 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $39.10 by $0.80. View Babcock International Group's Earnings History.

When is Babcock International Group's next earnings date?

Babcock International Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Babcock International Group.

What price target have analysts set for BAB?

9 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Babcock International Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 461 to GBX 900. On average, they anticipate Babcock International Group's stock price to reach GBX 638.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Babcock International Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Babcock International Group?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Babcock International Group in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Babcock International Group.

Has Babcock International Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BAB stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Babcock International Group earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Babcock International Group.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Babcock International Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Babcock International Group investors own include Centrica (CNA), Carillion (CIOIF), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Vodafone Group (vod), Aviva (AV), Carillion (CLLN), Aberdeen Asset Management (ADN), Ashtead Group (AHT) and Barclays (BARC).

Who are Babcock International Group's key executives?

Babcock International Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Archibald Bethel, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Franco Martinelli, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. John Davies, Chief Exec. of Land & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jon Hall, Managing Director of Technology
  • Mr. Simon McGough, Director of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Babcock International Group?

Shares of BAB 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's stock price today?

One share of BAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 560.

How big of a company is Babcock International Group?

Babcock International Group has a market capitalization of £2.83 billion and generates £4.47 billion in revenue each year. Babcock International Group employs 34,155 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Babcock International Group.

What is Babcock International Group's official website?

The official website for Babcock International Group is

How can I contact Babcock International Group?

Babcock International Group's mailing address is 33 Wigmore Street, LONDON, W1U 1QX, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-73555300.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Babcock International Group (LON BAB)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  689 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  438 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,127
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Babcock International Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BAB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BAB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by Staff

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