LON:BBY - Balfour Beatty Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 223.40 -11.80 (-5.02 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 03:41 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 235.20
Today's RangeGBX 223.20 - GBX 235.10
52-Week RangeGBX 230.60 - GBX 318.60
Volume2.52 million shs
Average Volume2.42 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.53 billion
P/E Ratio11.46
Dividend Yield1.91%
BetaN/A
Balfour Beatty plc finances, designs, develops, builds, and maintains infrastructure in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates through Construction Services, Support Services, and Infrastructure Investments segments. The Construction Services segment provides civil engineering, building, ground engineering, mechanical and electrical installation, refurbishment and fit-out, and rail engineering services. The Support Services segment designs, upgrades, manages, and maintains water, gas, and electricity networks; and undertakes highways network management, operation, and maintenance works, as well as provides rail technology and rail renewal services. The Infrastructure Investments segment engages in the acquisition, operation, and disposal of infrastructure assets, such as roads, hospitals, student accommodation, military housing, offshore transmission networks, waste and biomass, and other concessions. This segment also develops and finances public and private infrastructure projects. Balfour Beatty plc was founded in 1909 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General Contractors
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-72166800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£6.63 billion
Cash FlowGBX 87.46 per share
Book ValueGBX 177.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees19,474
Market Cap£1.53 billion
Next Earnings Date8/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Balfour Beatty (LON:BBY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Balfour Beatty's stock symbol?

Balfour Beatty trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BBY."

How often does Balfour Beatty pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Balfour Beatty?

Balfour Beatty announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.20 per share on Friday, July 5th. This represents a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 16th. This is an increase from Balfour Beatty's previous dividend of $1.60. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Balfour Beatty's Dividend History.

How were Balfour Beatty's earnings last quarter?

Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 14th. The company reported $20.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $18.80 by $2.10. The firm earned $6.92 billion during the quarter. View Balfour Beatty's Earnings History.

When is Balfour Beatty's next earnings date?

Balfour Beatty is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Balfour Beatty.

What price target have analysts set for BBY?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Balfour Beatty's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 310 to GBX 360. On average, they anticipate Balfour Beatty's stock price to reach GBX 345 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 54.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Balfour Beatty.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Balfour Beatty?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Balfour Beatty in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Balfour Beatty.

Has Balfour Beatty been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BBY stock has been trending negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Balfour Beatty earned a news sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Balfour Beatty's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Balfour Beatty own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Balfour Beatty investors own include Carillion (CLLN), BAE Systems (BA), Centrica (CNA), Kier Group (KIE), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB), Barclays (BARC), First Derivatives (FDP), Inmarsat (ISAT) and WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW).

Who are Balfour Beatty's key executives?

Balfour Beatty's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Leo M. Quinn, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Philip J. Harrison, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Lord William Weir, Honorary Pres (Age 86)
  • Mr. John P. Tarpey Jr., Chief of Organization Devel.
  • Mr. Chris Johnson, Chief Information Officer & Group Procurement Director

How do I buy shares of Balfour Beatty?

Shares of BBY 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 Balfour Beatty's stock price today?

One share of BBY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 223.40.

How big of a company is Balfour Beatty?

Balfour Beatty has a market capitalization of £1.53 billion and generates £6.63 billion in revenue each year. Balfour Beatty employs 19,474 workers across the globe.

What is Balfour Beatty's official website?

The official website for Balfour Beatty is http://www.balfourbeatty.com/.

How can I contact Balfour Beatty?

Balfour Beatty's mailing address is Canary Wharf, 5 Churchill Place, LONDON, E14 5HU, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-72166800.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Balfour Beatty (LON BBY)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  554 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  635 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,189
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Balfour Beatty and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BBY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BBY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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