IndustrialsAerospace & Defense
  • Price (GBX)540.00
  • Today's Change-15.40 / -2.77%
  • Shares traded5.99m
  • 1 Year change-3.57%
  • Beta1.1760
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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)17.33bn
  • Net income in GBP1.32bn
  • Incorporated1979
  • Employees87.30k
  • 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
Prismatic LtdAnnounced10 Sep 201910 Sep 2019Announced-3.78%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
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MTU Aero Engines AG4.02bn392.94m10.91bn10.21k29.505.9520.412.718.248.2485.7340.860.67023.825.32479,036.106.675.5511.719.3118.6615.509.967.140.7521--0.344734.3117.185.0325.8821.8712.2916.12
Heico Corp1.55bn241.11m10.98bn5.40k54.3010.1633.377.082.252.2614.5112.050.70922.977.16368,704.1012.159.6614.6511.9839.7237.3417.1313.571.4420.420.26019.4116.5912.0032.8819.2717.9719.54
Rolls-Royce Holding PLC16.13bn-2.36bn14.32bn54.50k------0.8883-1.25-1.258.57-1.370.51613.252.42295,871.60-7.51-2.42-13.51-4.0511.6718.02-14.56-4.160.75280.35261.66--6.661.44-171.21--6.22--
BAE Systems plc17.33bn1.32bn17.80bn87.30k13.463.289.301.030.41270.41435.421.690.7217--3.21202,028.005.664.108.666.46--61.697.855.310.953613.350.475978.02-2.34-0.05129.3942.7313.062.01
TransDigm Group Incorporated3.82bn584.15m21.58bn10.10k38.80--29.725.6613.3713.3387.29-24.790.33191.965.25484,850.805.256.205.676.7255.4356.0215.8117.892.902.541.0854.398.7614.6461.7341.9815.59--
Data as of Oct 17 2019. Currency figures normalised to BAE Systems PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

29.48%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 20 Feb 2019142.96m4.46%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 20 Feb 2019127.21m3.97%
Wellington Management Co. LLPas of 01 Sep 201999.62m3.11%
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 20 Feb 201996.20m3.00%
Newton Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Sep 201991.69m2.86%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Sep 201990.57m2.83%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Sep 201977.95m2.43%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Sep 201977.62m2.42%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 24 May 201970.57m2.20%
Franklin Mutual Advisers LLCas of 01 Sep 201970.26m2.19%
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