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Consensus recommendation

As of Jan 30, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 22 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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Share price forecast

The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems plc have a median target of 567.50, with a high estimate of 659.00 and a low estimate of 410.00. The median estimate represents a 18.48% increase from the last price of 479.00. View Full Financials

High+37.6 %659.00
Med+18.5 %567.50
Low-14.4 %410.00


In 2014, BAE Systems PLC reported a dividend of 0.21 GBP, which represents a 1.99% increase over last year. The 20 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 Jul 30, 2015, BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2015 earnings of 0.17 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 4 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's results for the same period by 3.95 %. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+1.88 %

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 18, 2016. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-2.03 %
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BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2015 revenues of 8.00bn. This missed the 8.18bn consensus estimate of the 8 analysts following the company. This was 5.12% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.16 %

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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