IndustrialsAerospace & Defense
  • Price (GBX)541.50
  • Today's Change-12.00 / -2.17%
  • Shares traded6.27m
  • 1 Year change20.60%
  • Beta0.9432
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Consensus recommendation

As of Oct 14, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 21 polled investment analysts covering BAE Systems plc advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Oct 16, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in BAE Systems plc.
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Research reports

Ford Investor Services, Inc.


BAE Systems plc
54 pages, 05 Oct 2016

Charles Stanley Securities

Croesus : BAE Systems (Buy)
4 pages, 09 Aug 2007
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Share price forecast

The 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems plc have a median target of 580.00, with a high estimate of 671.00 and a low estimate of 430.00. The median estimate represents a 7.11% increase from the last price of 541.50.


In 2015, BAE Systems PLC reported a dividend of 0.21 GBP, which represents a 1.95% increase over last year. The 18 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.21 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.39%.
Div growth (TTM)1.95%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Jul 28, 2016, BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2016 earnings of 0.173 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 2 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's results for the same period by 1.76%.
Average growth rate+2.30%
BAE Systems plc reported annual 2015 earnings of 0.401 per share on Feb 18, 2016.
The next earnings announcement from BAE Systems plc is expected the week of Feb 23, 2017.
Average growth rate-2.55%
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Revenue history & estimates

BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2016 revenues of 8.28bn. This missed the 8.74bn consensus estimate of the 2 analysts following the company. This was 3.46% above the prior year's period results.
Average growth rate+3.65%
BAE Systems plc had revenues for the full year 2015 of 17.90bn. This was 7.62% above the prior year's results.
Average growth rate-1.46%
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