Balfour Beatty plc Company Profile (LON:BBY)

About Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)

Balfour Beatty plc logoBalfour Beatty plc is an infrastructure company that provides maintenance, upgrade and management services in power transmission, utilities infrastructure, and road and rail. The Company operates through three segments: Construction Services segment, which is engaged in the physical construction of an asset; Support Services segment, which is engaged in supporting existing assets or functions, such as asset maintenance and refurbishment, and Infrastructure Investments segment, which is engaged in the acquisition operation and disposal of infrastructure assets, such as roads, hospitals, schools, student accommodation, military housing, waste and biomass, offshore transmission networks and other concessions. Its Infrastructure Investments segment also includes housing development division. It operates construction businesses in the United Kingdom and the United States. Its Support Services segment also manages, upgrades and maintains national infrastructure.

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  • Symbol: LON:BBY
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  • Market Cap: £1.91 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 679,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 283.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 274.33
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 184.90 - GBX 299.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 80.11
  • P/E Growth: 9.85
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £6.92 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.28
  • Book Value: GBX 1.05 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.67
  • Dividend Yield: 0.6%
  • EBIDTA: ($37,000,000.00)
  • Average Volume: 2.40 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)

What is Balfour Beatty plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Balfour Beatty plc declared a dividend on Thursday, March 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.80 per share on Friday, July 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 20th. This is a positive change from Balfour Beatty plc's previous dividend of $0.90. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Balfour Beatty plc's Dividend History.

Where is Balfour Beatty plc's stock going? Where will Balfour Beatty plc's stock price be in 2017?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Balfour Beatty plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 278 to GBX 350. On average, they expect Balfour Beatty plc's share price to reach GBX 314 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Balfour Beatty plc.

Who are some of Balfour Beatty plc's key competitors?

How do I buy Balfour Beatty plc stock?

Shares of Balfour Beatty 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.

How much does a share of Balfour Beatty plc stock cost?

One share of Balfour Beatty plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 280.40.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 314

Analysts' Ratings History for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/19/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 278View Rating Details
5/18/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 300View Rating Details
5/18/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 335View Rating Details
4/28/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeBuyGBX 350View Rating Details
4/11/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeBuyGBX 295 -> GBX 345View Rating Details
3/28/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 290 -> GBX 280View Rating Details
3/17/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 310View Rating Details
9/9/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 248 -> GBX 276View Rating Details
8/26/2015Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
8/12/2015Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
7/9/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 185View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
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Earnings Estimates for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.82 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/16/2017GBX 1.800.66%4/20/20174/20/20177/7/2017
8/11/2014GBX 5.602.3%10/9/201410/9/201412/5/2014
3/6/2014GBX 8.502.85%4/23/20144/23/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/12/2017Leo QuinnInsiderBuy53GBX 283£149.99
4/18/2017Leo QuinnInsiderBuy52GBX 286£148.72
3/16/2017Philip HarrisonInsiderSell10,134GBX 277£28,071.18
2/10/2017Stuart John DoughtyInsiderBuy4,550GBX 271£12,330.50
1/13/2017Leo QuinnInsiderBuy56GBX 267£149.52
12/14/2016Leo QuinnInsiderBuy55GBX 273£150.15
11/14/2016Leo QuinnInsiderBuy51GBX 290£147.90
10/13/2016Leo QuinnInsiderBuy56GBX 272£152.32
8/12/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy62GBX 244£151.28
7/14/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy68GBX 219£148.92
7/5/2016Billingham,Stephen RInsiderBuy12,165GBX 204£24,816.60
6/27/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy104,225GBX 192£200,112
6/14/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy66GBX 229£151.14
5/13/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy64GBX 235£150.40
4/22/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy218,500GBX 227£495,995
4/14/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy63GBX 238£149.94
3/11/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy57GBX 264£150.48
2/12/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy66GBX 225£148.50
1/15/2016Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy59GBX 257£151.63
12/11/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy56GBX 266£148.96
11/13/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy60GBX 248£148.80
10/16/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy58GBX 259£150.22
9/16/2015Harrison,PhilipInsiderBuy4,664GBX 257£11,986.48
9/14/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy58GBX 260£150.80
8/26/2015Aiken,PhilipInsiderBuy5,000GBX 262£13,100
8/13/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderSell125,914GBX 264£332,412.96
8/12/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy61GBX 247£150.67
7/16/2015Quinn,LeoInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
5/6/2015Philip AikenInsiderBuy5,000GBX 238.60£11,930
3/30/2015Duncan MagrathInsiderSell30,999GBX 241£74,707.59
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
Latest Headlines for Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY)
DateHeadline logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 19 at 11:20 AM logoBalfour Beatty Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BBY-GB : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 9:13 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum Capital - May 18 at 5:56 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc's (BBY) "Add" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt - May 18 at 2:14 PM logoBalfour Beatty says trading is in line with views - MarketWatch - May 18 at 11:50 AM logoLeo Quinn Buys 53 Shares of Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) Stock - May 17 at 7:18 AM logoBalfour Beatty Faces Investor Disquiet as ISS Balks at Pay Plans - May 16 at 12:20 PM logoBalfour Beatty US Names Scott Skidelsky COO in Florida, Pat Dean COO in the Carolinas and Georgia - May 11 at 4:22 PM logoBalfour Beatty US Joint Venture Awarded $625 Million Design-Build Project for Texas Department of Transportation - May 4 at 3:55 PM logoNumis Securities Ltd Upgrades Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) to "Buy" - April 29 at 2:40 PM logoETFs with exposure to Balfour Beatty Plc : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 4:50 PM logoBalfour Beatty Plc :BBY-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 9:11 PM logoBalfour Beatty Plc :BBY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 9:11 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) PT Raised to GBX 278 at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - April 25 at 7:07 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - April 24 at 11:43 AM logoBalfour Beatty Plc : BBY-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 8:55 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Lifted to "Buy" at Bank of America Corp - April 14 at 6:41 PM logoBalfour Beatty Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BBY) : April 13, 2017 - April 13 at 4:01 PM logoBalfour Beatty Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BBY-GB : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 11:31 AM logoDialog Semi slump, banks weigh on European shares; volatility up - April 11 at 6:46 AM logoJefferies Group LLC Lowers Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) to Hold - April 3 at 4:49 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Stock Rating Lowered by Jefferies Group LLC - April 1 at 2:16 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - March 28 at 1:00 PM logoBalfour Beatty, K12 MindShift Introduce New Book Humanizing the Education Machine - March 27 at 10:25 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital - March 26 at 1:43 PM logoLiberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) - March 25 at 10:10 PM logo2 exciting growth stocks I’d buy right now - March 24 at 4:14 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Earns Hold Rating from Beaufort Securities - March 23 at 4:45 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Given "Add" Rating at Peel Hunt - March 22 at 6:16 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Insider Philip Harrison Sells 10,134 Shares - March 20 at 5:18 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities - March 17 at 11:03 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Increases Dividend to GBX 1.80 Per Share - March 16 at 6:50 PM logoBalfour Beatty Turns To Profit In FY16, Revenues Edges Down - Quick Facts - March 16 at 5:20 PM logoBalfour Beatty swings to 2016 profit - March 16 at 5:20 PM logoEdited Transcript of BBY.L earnings conference call or presentation 16-Mar-17 9:00am GMT - March 16 at 5:20 PM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday - March 15 at 2:19 AM logoLiberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) - March 12 at 6:39 AM logoBalfour Beatty plc (BBY) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital - March 12 at 4:09 AM logoThis dirt-cheap growth stock could rise 25%+ by 2019 - March 1 at 7:26 AM logoFTSE 100 marks time ahead of Trump address - February 28 at 11:56 AM logoBalfour Beatty Signs Deal To Sell Middle East Joint Ventures For GBP 11 Mln - February 21 at 11:17 AM logoBalfour Beatty US Selected for $100 Million Update and Expansion of Cleburne Independent School District’s Comprehensive High School - February 16 at 8:46 AM logoThe Related Group Selects Balfour Beatty US to Build Flagship Whole Foods Market in Midtown Atlanta - January 31 at 4:05 PM logoUK corporate pensions headache could worsen in 2017 - January 31 at 4:05 PM logo[$$] Bovis: cold steel - January 9 at 4:57 PM logoBalfour Beatty To Sell 80% Stake In 5 Street Lighting PFI Projects - December 17 at 2:01 AM logoHolder Properties Selects Balfour Beatty Construction to Build New Blackbaud Corporate Campus in Charleston, S.C. - Business Wire (press release) - December 14 at 9:40 PM logoHolder Properties Selects Balfour Beatty Construction to Build New Blackbaud Corporate Campus in Charleston, S.C. - December 12 at 4:03 PM


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Balfour Beatty plc (BBY) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

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