BAE Systems PLCBA.:LSE

455.30
0.70 / 0.15%
7.82m
3.20%
0.9142
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Consensus recommendation

As of Sep 01, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 38 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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Buy4
Outperform7
Hold14
Underperform7
Sell0
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Research Reports

Charles Stanley Securities

Share price forecast

The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems plc have a median target of 452.50, with a high estimate of 510.00 and a low estimate of 350.00. The median estimate represents a -0.77% decrease from the last price of 456.00. View Full Financials

High+12.0 %510.00
Med-0.6 %452.50
Low-23.1 %350.00

Dividends

In 2013, BAE Systems PLC reported a dividend of 0.20 GBP, which represents a 3.08% increase over last year. The 21 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.20 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 1.49%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+3.08%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Jul 31, 2014, BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2014 earnings of 0.177 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 3 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's results for the same period by 0.56%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+1.00%

BAE Systems plc reported annual 2013 earnings of 0.42 per share on Feb 20, 2014.
The next earnings announcement from BAE Systems plc is expected the week of Feb 16, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+8.48%
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Revenue

BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2014 revenues of 7.61bn. This missed the 7.88bn consensus estimate of the 5 analysts following the company. This was 9.91% below the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+1.37%

BAE Systems plc had revenues for the full year 2013 of 18.18bn. This was 1.94% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-4.88%
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