IndustrialsAerospace and Defense
  • Price (GBX)550.80
  • Today's Change-0.80 / -0.15%
  • Shares traded3.12m
  • 1 Year change+5.60%
  • Beta1.1430
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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. Air segment comprises the Company’s United Kingdom-based air activities for European and international markets, and United States programmes, and its businesses in Saudi Arabia and Australia, together with its interest in the MBDA Holdings SAS (MBDA) joint venture. Maritime segment comprises the Company’s United Kingdom-based maritime and land activities.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)19.44bn
  • Net income in GBP1.77bn
  • Incorporated1979
  • Employees90.00k
  • Location
    BAE Systems PLCStirling Square, 6 Carlton GardensLONDON SW1Y 5ADUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 125 238 3857
  • Fax+44 125 238 3991
  • Websitehttps://www.baesystems.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
BA.:LSE since
Bohemia Interactive Simulations sroAnnounced11 Nov 202111 Nov 2021Announced-3.37%--
In-Space Missions LtdDeal completed14 Sep 202114 Sep 2021Deal completed-0.76%--
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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
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(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Howmet Aerospace Inc3.72bn214.62m9.38bn19.70k44.713.5222.412.520.650.6511.288.380.4542.3413.72250,000.002.65-0.16073.04-0.195828.3223.065.83-0.35741.163.100.545---25.91-15.7868.55---25.71-30.12
NP korporatsiya Irkut PAO1.51bn-538.81m9.81bn15.42k------6.49-17.10-17.1047.86-33.550.53190.81533.61---19.36-14.69-66.55-24.9335.6028.14-36.39-34.860.6303-2.491.97--81.126.841.14--17.05--
Rolls-Royce Holding PLC11.16bn2.60bn10.45bn48.20k3.17--2.830.93660.39380.39371.52-0.55140.36062.321.88231,514.508.41-5.2415.26-9.3111.5710.0223.33-10.180.8579--2.38---28.72-2.94-141.06--1.20--
Heico Corp1.35bn211.96m13.50bn5.20k68.508.6345.1010.022.042.0412.9416.150.51782.366.97342,776.508.8310.5910.3012.9338.4138.4517.0515.882.1941.870.13666.43-13.078.50-4.2418.684.6817.42
Avic Shenyang Aircraft Co Ltd3.95bn210.15m17.40bn14.35k82.9813.12--4.410.90270.902716.985.710.73675.034.342,322,265.003.923.5314.4811.409.538.985.334.020.9936--0.057512.5014.9674.3268.63--118.48--
BAE Systems plc19.44bn1.77bn17.45bn90.00k10.022.566.700.8980.54950.54956.042.160.7118--3.43216,919.607.014.6910.627.24--63.999.856.340.91637.360.473965.595.312.80-11.997.192.922.55
AECC Aviation Power Co Ltd3.73bn153.52m20.72bn34.98k132.974.78--5.550.49330.493311.9313.740.39721.091.91900,818.201.681.903.754.5014.0916.924.224.280.708160.800.193329.7413.574.056.372.093.24-4.07
TransDigm Group Incorporated3.63bn458.70m24.38bn13.30k56.32--34.546.7210.3710.3783.50-52.820.25451.825.94360,827.103.615.043.955.5153.1654.9314.1716.133.511.691.17117.20-5.988.6329.980.795819.01--
Data as of Dec 03 2021. Currency figures normalised to BAE Systems PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

34.37%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 31 Dec 2020159.94m5.02%
Veritas Asset Management LLPas of 14 Apr 2021148.82m4.68%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 31 Dec 2020128.08m4.02%
Templeton Investment Counsel LLCas of 31 Dec 2020112.77m3.54%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 28 Jun 2021105.53m3.32%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Nov 202198.33m3.09%
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 31 Dec 202096.87m3.04%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Dec 202087.21m2.74%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Nov 202186.50m2.72%
BlackRock Investment Management LLCas of 01 Nov 202170.14m2.20%
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