LON:BBY - Balfour Beatty Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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GBX 284.20 -5.80 (-2.00 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 290
Today's RangeGBX 281.60 - GBX 289.40
52-Week RangeGBX 252.50 - GBX 311.70
Volume2.30 million shs
Average Volume2.42 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.97 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Balfour Beatty logoBalfour Beatty plc finances, 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 installs, upgrades, 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

Stock Exchange LON
Industry General Contractors
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolLON:BBY
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-72166800

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 Margins0.40%
Return on Equity3.68%
Return on Assets0.58%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares690,000,000
Market Cap£1.97 billion

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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.40 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 19th. This is an increase from Balfour Beatty's previous dividend of $1.20. 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The company reported $20.90 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $18.80 by $2.10. The firm earned $6.92 billion during the quarter. Balfour Beatty had a net margin of 0.40% and a return on equity of 3.68%. View Balfour Beatty's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for BBY?

6 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Balfour Beatty's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 310 to GBX 360. On average, they expect Balfour Beatty's share price to reach GBX 345.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% 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.

Who are some of Balfour Beatty's key competitors?

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 61)
  • Mr. Philip J. Harrison, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Lord William Weir, Honorary Pres (Age 85)
  • Mr. John P. Tarpey Jr., Chief of Organization Devel.
  • Mr. Chris Johnson, Group Chief Information Officer

Has Balfour Beatty been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BBY stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Balfour Beatty earned a coverage optimism score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Balfour Beatty.

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 284.20.

How big of a company is Balfour Beatty?

Balfour Beatty has a market capitalization of £1.97 billion.

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:  487 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  590 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,077
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 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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