IndustrialsAerospace and Defense
  • Price (GBX)795.80
  • Today's Change-14.20 / -1.75%
  • Shares traded7.93m
  • 1 Year change+41.65%
  • Beta0.8830
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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)19.92bn
  • Net income in GBP1.37bn
  • Incorporated1979
  • Employees91.40k
  • 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 sroDeal completed11 Nov 202111 Nov 2021Deal completed39.61%200.00m
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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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Heico Corp1.94bn313.62m16.03bn5.60k58.988.0837.168.262.472.4715.2918.030.58162.556.68376,447.5010.3110.4412.3712.6039.2238.7217.7316.721.55110.330.0816.634.406.27-3.1114.263.2315.72
AECC Aviation Power Co Ltd5.02bn178.00m16.10bn34.20k90.433.30--3.210.51690.516914.5614.170.42171.342.191,135,376.001.561.834.004.1010.6715.133.704.140.725--0.290329.7819.108.953.635.925.59-0.4386
Avic Shenyang Aircraft Co Ltd4.91bn240.97m16.81bn14.32k70.0811.11--3.430.94690.946919.365.970.64395.797.472,652,448.003.173.4515.4411.809.629.314.924.420.9955--0.029424.5324.7913.7714.5624.6812.46--
BAE Systems plc19.92bn1.37bn24.75bn91.40k18.462.2211.241.240.43110.43116.263.590.6972--3.46220,121.505.105.267.538.10--64.917.317.290.95588.710.371658.691.271.8735.3314.00-1.173.34
TransDigm Group Incorporated4.79bn701.79m27.00bn13.30k41.51--27.605.6413.0213.0488.67-54.890.27421.775.94390,827.
NP korporatsiya Irkut PAO-1.59bn-1.59bn31.57bn20.66k--5.70----------7.82-----------13.58---25.94--29.23---27.451.21--0.7337--77.7114.04108.3936.688.22--
Safran SA15.21bn-3.92bn35.30bn76.77k--4.11--2.32-10.29-10.2939.9322.510.39841.522.14221,963.10-10.214.22-21.668.8649.4745.80-25.628.580.6390.26580.408723.68-9.01-1.69-87.78-52.80-8.02-19.94
Data as of Sep 23 2022. Currency figures normalised to BAE Systems PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

38.62%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 01 Jul 2022270.00m8.63%
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 31 Dec 2021157.34m5.03%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 31 Dec 2021126.00m4.03%
Templeton Investment Counsel LLCas of 31 Dec 2020112.77m3.61%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 31 Dec 2021105.53m3.37%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Aug 2022100.83m3.22%
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 31 Dec 202195.29m3.05%
Veritas Asset Management LLPas of 17 Aug 202294.14m3.01%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Aug 202281.51m2.61%
Artisan Partners LPas of 01 Aug 202264.72m2.07%
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