IndustrialsAerospace & Defense
  • Price (GBX)490.90
  • Today's Change-2.20 / -0.45%
  • Shares traded487.63k
  • 1 Year change-20.57%
  • Beta1.0378
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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)16.82bn
  • Net income in GBP995.00m
  • Incorporated1979
  • Employees85.80k
  • Location
    BAE Systems PLCStirling Square, 6 Carlton GardensLONDON SW1Y 5ADUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 12 5238 3857
  • Fax+44 12 5238 3991
  • Websitehttps://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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MTU Aero Engines AG3.96bn387.89m9.21bn9.73k25.525.1618.722.338.108.1084.9740.090.69864.054.59469,335.106.935.5511.889.3118.3215.509.937.140.7628--0.335834.3117.185.0325.8821.8712.2916.12
Dassault Aviation SA4.44bn497.00m9.43bn11.49k18.972.5416.602.1268.9768.97617.20514.470.31910.97165.24445,381.803.573.1212.308.3634.7636.9511.199.320.8528--0.188230.234.452.19-9.094.5117.1618.96
Heico Corp1.42bn211.17m9.72bn5.40k51.849.2433.086.832.002.0013.4411.200.68542.907.43340,640.2011.259.6613.6011.9839.0437.3416.4113.571.6619.100.2599.4116.5912.0032.8819.2717.9719.54
Harris Corporation4.98bn620.65m15.27bn17.50k25.175.7818.643.076.667.1253.3828.970.65376.066.56368,114.308.185.849.987.1835.7535.7712.5110.281.046.660.528142.154.783.889.288.47-5.269.03
BAE Systems plc16.82bn995.00m15.79bn85.80k15.862.8410.970.93840.31090.31245.251.740.7041--3.57196,049.004.304.106.686.46--61.696.115.310.94576.220.433578.02-2.34-0.05129.3942.7313.062.01
Rolls-Royce Holding PLC15.73bn-2.44bn17.43bn54.50k------1.11-1.31-1.298.46-0.56650.52623.572.41288,605.50-8.15-2.42-15.00-4.058.2218.02-15.49-4.160.84390.32221.29--6.661.44-171.21--6.22--
TransDigm Group Incorporated3.06bn635.31m19.61bn10.10k32.53--26.536.4114.7514.6070.95-31.540.35172.116.43391,729.507.526.208.176.7257.9056.0221.3917.893.252.611.1554.398.7614.6461.7341.9815.59--
Data as of Apr 24 2019. Currency figures normalised to BAE Systems PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

37.85%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 16 Aug 2018176.44m5.51%
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 21 Feb 2018158.37m4.95%
Templeton Investment Counsel LLCas of 21 Feb 2018156.78m4.90%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 16 Aug 2018133.73m4.18%
Wellington Management Co. LLPas of 01 Apr 2019130.05m4.06%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 21 Feb 2018126.82m3.96%
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 21 Feb 201895.91m3.00%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Apr 201987.40m2.73%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Apr 201975.19m2.35%
Newton Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Apr 201971.02m2.22%
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