IndustrialsAerospace & Defense
  • Price (GBX)585.20
  • Today's Change3.40 / 0.58%
  • Shares traded6.41m
  • 1 Year change-9.83%
  • Beta0.7959
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About the company

BAE Systems plc is a defense, aerospace and security company. The Company operates through five segments. The Electronic Systems segment consists of the Company's United States and United Kingdom-based electronics activities. The Cyber & Intelligence segment consists of its United States-based Intelligence & Security business and United Kingdom-based Applied Intelligence business, and covers the Company's cyber, secure government, and commercial and financial security activities. The Platforms & Services (US) segment, with operations in the United States, United Kingdom and Sweden, produces combat vehicles, weapons and munitions. The Platforms & Services (UK) segment consists of its United Kingdom-based air, maritime, combat vehicle, munitions and shared services activities. The Platforms & Services (International) segment consists of the Company's businesses in Saudi Arabia, Australia and Oman, together with its interest in the MBDA Holdings SAS (MBDA) joint venture.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)18.32bn
  • Net income in GBP854.00m
  • Incorporated1979
  • Employees83.50k
  • Location
    BAE Systems PLCStirling Square, 6 Carlton GardensLONDON SW1Y 5ADUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 12 5238 3857
  • Fax+44 12 5238 3991
  • Websitehttp://www.baesystems.com
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Dassault Aviation SA4.83bn708.95m12.74bn10.96k17.823.2516.002.6486.0386.03586.11472.270.3340.81166.55441,054.804.903.3615.258.0235.5438.1514.679.420.5392--0.218926.3632.284.1687.047.154.7010.47
TransDigm Group Incorporated3.54bn555.15m15.79bn9.20k30.24--22.924.4610.0012.1363.78-49.880.35122.076.62384,590.006.705.737.246.1857.2455.4319.0716.611.862.531.2873.2610.5015.56-19.567.8522.98--
Rolls-Royce Holding PLC16.31bn4.23bn16.41bn49.70k3.882.663.211.012.302.298.863.350.58723.892.19--15.241.3024.142.1119.4621.6025.962.081.00--0.4898--9.046.04204.9612.7620.58--
BAE Systems plc18.32bn854.00m18.54bn83.50k21.753.9111.501.010.26750.26755.731.490.806623.305.32--3.893.525.715.616.7348.464.824.330.9847.660.460592.512.991.88-6.46-2.073.442.25
Harris Corporation5.98bn660.00m18.57bn17.00k28.966.2020.103.115.404.2248.9325.250.55693.998.52351,705.906.175.937.337.3735.1135.2311.079.800.68356.630.566941.78-1.541.594.432.90-12.6311.69
Data as of Mar 20 2018. Currency figures normalised to BAE Systems PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

36.60%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 19 May 2017261.89m8.22%
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 03 Apr 2017158.22m4.97%
Templeton Investment Counsel LLCas of 22 Feb 2017156.28m4.90%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 22 Feb 2017126.42m3.97%
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 22 Feb 201795.61m3.00%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Feb 201895.50m3.00%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.as of 01 Feb 201879.17m2.48%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Feb 201876.81m2.41%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 19 May 201758.47m1.84%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 22 Feb 201758.07m1.82%
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