LON:BAB - Babcock International Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 781.40 +17.00 (+2.22 %)
(As of 05/23/2018 08:51 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 764.40
Today's RangeGBX 771.20 - GBX 810
52-Week RangeGBX 604 - GBX 1,030
Volume2.40 million shs
Average Volume2.17 million shs
Market Capitalization£3.42 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Babcock International (LON:BAB)

Babcock International logoBabcock International Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering support services for defense, marine, aviation, and nuclear sectors. It operates through Marine and Technology, Defence and Security, Support Services, and International divisions. The company delivers through-life marine engineering services ranging from supporting naval fleets, commercial marine, engineering consultancy, weapons handling, equipment support, intelligence and cyber-security, and technical training to defense and civil customers. It also provides fleet management and training for customer-owned defense, emergency services, and global airport and commercial vehicle fleets, as well as engineering services and technical training for customers. In addition, the company delivers engineering services to defense and civil customers, including technical training of fixed and rotary wing pilots, engineering, equipment support and maintenance, and airbase management and logistics to the operation of owned and customer-owned aviation fleets, as well as emergency and offshore services. Further, it offers nuclear engineering on nuclear decommissioning programs and projects; and nuclear engineering services in training, operation support, new-build program management, design and installation, and critical safety to public and private customers. Babcock International Group PLC was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General Contractors
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolLON:BAB
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-73555300

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 Margins6.70%
Return on Equity11.55%
Return on Assets5.04%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares505,600,000

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Babcock International's stock symbol?

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

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

Babcock International announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, December 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.85 per share on Tuesday, January 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Babcock International's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BAB?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Babcock International's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 660 to GBX 1,365. On average, they expect Babcock International's share price to reach GBX 935.38 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Babcock International.

Who are some of Babcock International's key competitors?

Who are Babcock International's key executives?

Babcock International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Archibald Bethel CBE, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Franco Martinelli, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. William Tame, Chief Exec. of Global Growth & Operations and Exec. Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. John Davies, Chief Exec. of Land & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jon Hall, Managing Director of Technology

Has Babcock International been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BAB stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Babcock International earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.23 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of Babcock International?

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's stock price today?

One share of BAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 781.40.

How big of a company is Babcock International?

Babcock International has a market capitalization of £3.42 billion.

How can I contact Babcock International?

Babcock International'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 (BAB)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  506 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  341 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  847
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Babcock International 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.

Analyst Ratings

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
14 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Babcock International in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 935.38The high price target for BAB is GBX 1,365 and the low price target for BAB is GBX 660. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.502.502.462.67
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 935.38GBX 956.92GBX 967.92GBX 1,065.91

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Babcock International (LON:BAB)

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/23/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/23/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/23/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/21/2018Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,020 ➝ GBX 740View Rating Details
5/17/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 980View Rating Details
4/13/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,000View Rating Details
4/5/2018BNP ParibasLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 975 ➝ GBX 800View Rating Details
2/7/2018JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,365View Rating Details
1/3/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 925 ➝ GBX 750View Rating Details
12/1/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual WeightGBX 975 ➝ GBX 800View Rating Details
11/30/2017Goldman SachsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,330 ➝ GBX 920View Rating Details
11/22/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingSellGBX 660View Rating Details
11/21/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,000View Rating Details
5/26/2017Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,280 ➝ GBX 1,260View Rating Details
10/18/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Babcock International (LON:BAB)

Babcock International (LON BAB) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/23/2018Y 2018GBX 82.40GBX 83N/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Babcock International (LON:BAB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/21/2017GBX 6.851.03%12/7/201712/7/20171/16/2018
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

Babcock International (LON BAB) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Babcock International (LON:BAB)

Babcock International (LON BAB) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/8/2018Jeff RandallInsiderBuy1,000GBX 662£6,620
12/6/2017Myles LeeInsiderBuy5,000GBX 678£33,900
11/27/2017Mike TurnerInsiderBuy9,500GBX 673£63,935
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

Babcock International (LON BAB) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Babcock sees steady organic growth, helped by international demandBabcock sees steady organic growth, helped by international demand
www.reuters.com - May 23 at 8:24 AM
TOP NEWS: Babcock Lifts Dividend As Annual Revenue And Profit IncreaseTOP NEWS: Babcock Lifts Dividend As Annual Revenue And Profit Increase
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 23 at 8:24 AM
Babcock profit rises in 2018; upbeat on outlookBabcock profit rises in 2018; upbeat on outlook
www.marketwatch.com - May 23 at 8:24 AM
Babcocks confidence boosted by contract winsBabcock's confidence boosted by contract wins
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 8:24 AM
Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International (BAB)Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 8:23 AM
Babcock International (BAB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 740 at Deutsche BankBabcock International (BAB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 740 at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 9:55 AM
Babcock International (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesBabcock International (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 5:43 AM
Babcock Internationals (BAB) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Numis SecuritiesBabcock International's (BAB) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 2:00 PM
Field Erected Cooling Tower Market : Global Industry Analysis and Forecast By 2023Field Erected Cooling Tower Market : Global Industry Analysis and Forecast By 2023
www.marketwatch.com - May 12 at 8:36 AM
European Markets Slightly HigherEuropean Markets Slightly Higher
www.nasdaq.com - May 2 at 5:30 PM
Babcock International (BAB) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsBabcock International (BAB) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 5:38 AM
Oakmark International Small Cap Fund: Q1 2018Oakmark International Small Cap Fund: Q1 2018
seekingalpha.com - April 23 at 8:20 AM
BNP Paribas Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Babcock International (BAB)BNP Paribas Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Babcock International (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 9:42 PM
Babcock International (BAB) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum CapitalBabcock International (BAB) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 4:13 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Royal Bank of CanadaBabcock International Group (BAB) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:09 AM
Stock Review for Electrical Equipments Investors -- A.O. Smith, Atkore, Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, and Ballard Power SystemsStock Review for Electrical Equipment's Investors -- A.O. Smith, Atkore, Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, and Ballard Power Systems
www.bizjournals.com - April 12 at 8:50 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum CapitalBabcock International Group (BAB) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 9:53 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 800Babcock International Group (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 800
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:48 AM
JPMorgan Chase Reiterates "Overweight" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)JPMorgan Chase Reiterates "Overweight" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 12:58 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 750Babcock International Group (BAB) Price Target Cut to GBX 750
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 6:52 AM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 5:37 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Receives "Hold" Rating from Peel HuntBabcock International Group (BAB) Receives "Hold" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:46 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Numis SecuritiesBabcock International Group (BAB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:30 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) PT Raised to GBX 785 at Peel HuntBabcock International Group (BAB) PT Raised to GBX 785 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 10:24 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Given Buy Rating at Liberum CapitalBabcock International Group (BAB) Given Buy Rating at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 1:23 PM
Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 12:52 PM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Hold Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)Peel Hunt Reiterates Hold Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 12:52 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.Babcock International Group (BAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 11:39 AM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Insider Jeff Randall Acquires 1,000 SharesBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Insider Jeff Randall Acquires 1,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 6:30 AM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 5:32 AM
U.K. Sells Former Flagship HMS Ocean to Brazil for $117 Million ... - BloombergU.K. Sells Former Flagship HMS Ocean to Brazil for $117 Million ... - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 20 at 8:23 AM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 9 at 5:26 AM
Why I’d avoid this 4.5% dividend yielder and buy GlaxoSmithKline plc insteadWhy I’d avoid this 4.5% dividend yielder and buy GlaxoSmithKline plc instead
www.fool.co.uk - February 6 at 3:47 PM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 6 - ReutersUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 6 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - February 6 at 9:46 AM
European shares hit six-month low as volatility shakes marketsEuropean shares hit six-month low as volatility shakes markets
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 9:46 AM
Is Babcock International Group plc’s (LON:BAB) PE Ratio A Signal To Buy For Investors?Is Babcock International Group plc’s (LON:BAB) PE Ratio A Signal To Buy For Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 8:02 AM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 6:38 AM
Goldman Sachs Group Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)Goldman Sachs Group Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Babcock International Group (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 8:56 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Cut to "Equal Weight" at Morgan StanleyBabcock International Group (BAB) Cut to "Equal Weight" at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 6:38 PM
European Markets Exhibit Mixed Trend - Nasdaq.com - NasdaqEuropean Markets Exhibit Mixed Trend - Nasdaq.com - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 27 at 3:38 PM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore CapitalBabcock International Group (BAB) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 11:42 AM
Babcock International Group (BAB) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum CapitalBabcock International Group (BAB) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 8:47 PM
ETFs with exposure to Babcock International Group Plc : December 21, 2017ETFs with exposure to Babcock International Group Plc : December 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 3:51 PM
Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesBabcock International Group PLC (BAB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 6:06 AM
Babcock International Group Plc : BAB-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 8, 2017Babcock International Group Plc : BAB-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 11:11 AM
Insider Buying: Babcock International Group plc (BAB) Insider Acquires 5,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Babcock International Group plc (BAB) Insider Acquires 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 8:44 AM
DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Babcock Non-Exec Buys Before Going Ex-DividendDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Babcock Non-Exec Buys Before Going Ex-Dividend
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 6 at 11:37 AM
Babcock International Group plc Announces Dividend of GBX 6.85 (BAB)Babcock International Group plc Announces Dividend of GBX 6.85 (BAB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 11:34 AM
Barclays Appoints Former BAE Systems CEO Mike Turner To BoardBarclays Appoints Former BAE Systems CEO Mike Turner To Board
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 30 at 11:58 AM
Barclays to add current Babcock chairman to board - ReutersBarclays to add current Babcock chairman to board - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 30 at 11:58 AM

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