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IndustrialsAerospace & Defense
  • Price (GBX)606.50
  • Today's Change-7.50 / -1.22%
  • Shares traded8.69m
  • 1 Year change13.15%
  • Beta0.7794
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 21, 2017, the consensus forecast amongst 20 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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Buy8
Outperform4
Hold6
Underperform2
Sell0

Share price forecast

The 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems plc have a median target of 690.00, with a high estimate of 780.00 and a low estimate of 460.00. The median estimate represents a 13.77% increase from the last price of 606.50.
High28.6%780.00
Med13.8%690.00
Low-24.2%460.00

Dividends

In 2016, BAE Systems PLC reported a dividend of 0.21 GBP, which represents a 1.91% increase over last year. The 20 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.22 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 3.29%.
Div growth (TTM)1.91%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 23, 2017, BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2016 earnings of 0.228 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 1.30%.
Average growth rate+6.58%
BAE Systems plc reported annual 2016 earnings of 0.401 per share on Feb 23, 2017.
Average growth rate+0.92%
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Revenue history & estimates

BAE Systems plc reported semi annual 2016 revenues of 9.51bn. This missed the 9.68bn consensus estimate of the 5 analysts following the company. This was 3.95% below the prior year's period results.
Average growth rate+2.73%
BAE Systems plc had revenues for the full year 2016 of 17.79bn. This was 0.64% below the prior year's results.
Average growth rate+0.11%
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