BAE Systems PLCBA.:LSE

517.50
4.00 / 0.77%
591.84k
22.54%
0.8544
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Consensus recommendation

As of May 22, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 22 polled investment analysts covering BAE Systems plc advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Sep 13, 2012. The previous consensus forecast advised that BAE Systems plc would outperform the market.

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Buy3
Outperform6
Hold8
Underperform4
Sell1
No opinion0

Research Reports

Directors Deals Ltd.
Charles Stanley Securities

Share price forecast

The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems plc have a median target of 537.50, with a high estimate of 615.00 and a low estimate of 385.00. The median estimate represents a 3.07% increase from the last price of 521.50. View Full Financials

High+18.8 %615.00
Med+3.9 %537.50
Low-25.6 %385.00

Dividends

In 2014, BAE Systems PLC reported a dividend of 0.21 GBP, which represents a 1.99% increase over last year. The 22 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.21 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 1.95%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+1.99 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 19, 2015, BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2014 earnings of 0.203 per share. This result was in line with the expectation of the one analyst following the company and under-performed last year's results for the same period by 16.12 %. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+3.09 %

BAE Systems plc reported annual 2014 earnings of 0.38 per share on Feb 19, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from BAE Systems plc is expected the week of Feb 15, 2016. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-2.03 %
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Revenue

BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2014 revenues of 9.03bn. This missed the 9.41bn estimate of the one analyst following the company. This was 7.25 % below the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-0.87 %

BAE Systems plc had revenues for the full year 2014 of 16.64bn. This was 8.49 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-6.97 %
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