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Current Price 516.00p Bid 515.80p Ask 516.40p Change -1.79%
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Company Overview

BAE Systems is one of the world's biggest weapons and aviation groups. Operating in almost 80 countries, the group supplies many of the World's fighter planes, radar, attack missiles, warships and munitions.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2020

Revenue
£19,277.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£1,861.00m
Dividend yield (%)
7.60
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
1.25
P/E Ratio
10.50

Key Personnel

Sir Roger Carr
Chairman
Mr Charles Woodburn
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Tom Arseneault
Executive Director
Mr Brad Greve
Group Finance Director
Mr Chris Grigg
Non-Executive Director
Mr Ian Tyler
Non-Executive Director
Mr Nick Anderson
Non-Executive Director
Mr Stephen Pearce
Non-Executive Director
Mrs Jane Griffiths
Non-Executive Director
Mrs Nicole Piasecki
Non-Executive Director
Ms Carolyn Fairbairn
Non-Executive Director
Ms Elizabeth Corley
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
BAL
ISIN
GB0002634946
Shares in Issue
3,166.03m
Market cap
£16,336.70m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
516.00p
Bid Price
515.80p
Ask Price
516.40p
Volume
1,594,663
Change Today
-9.40p
% Change Today
-1.79%
Open
522.60p
Previous Close
516.00p
Intraday High
522.80p
Intraday Low
511.60p
52 Week High
557.20p
52 Week Low
398.70p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

News

BAE faces further ESG outflows, Exane says 09/04/2021 14:50:54 Sunday newspaper round-up: Covid, BAE Systems, Restaurants and pubs 04/04/2021 20:36:07 Director dealings: Learning Technologies director ups stake 30/03/2021 16:30:19 BofA stays at 'hold' on BAE Systems after sector conference 17/03/2021 13:40:34 BofA hikes target for Rolls Royce, says focus now on free cash flow 12/03/2021 12:31:28 BAE Systems acquires electronics developer PPM 04/03/2021 10:47:57 BAE Systems posts higher sales and profits, sees string outlook 25/02/2021 09:56:09 Thursday preview: ECB speakers, BAE Systems in focus 24/02/2021 12:23:59 Thursday broker round-up 11/02/2021 14:18:33 BAE wins £2.4bn UK munitions contract 30/11/2020 10:52:19 Iran warns of retaliation if Trump goes ahead with strike 17/11/2020 11:48:01 Friday broker round-up 13/11/2020 13:50:46 BAE sees slight rise in underlying earnings 11/11/2020 07:01:50 Sector movers: Investors seek out value in 'bombed out' Aerospace, Bank shares 03/11/2020 11:30:07 JP Morgan sees 50% upside for BAE Systems, stays at 'overweight' on Ultra Electronics 02/11/2020 14:50:12 Sector movers: Travel stocks, Aerospace and Defence issues pace losses 21/10/2020 15:57:09 UK 'Tempest' programme will support 20,000 jobs a year through 2050 15/10/2020 16:10:00 BAE Systems secures £87m contract with US navy 21/09/2020 08:15:22 Sector movers: Headwinds from pandemic hit Aerospace and Food Retailers 17/09/2020 00:01:15 BAE, Leonardo win £317m Eurofighter radar contract 03/09/2020 12:07:29 Sector movers: Aerospace and Defence walloped by break-out in Sterling, Miners higher 01/09/2020 16:12:03 Director dealings: Spouse of BAE chairman makes share purchase 03/08/2020 16:05:33 Airbus aiming to staunch cash burn in 2H 2020 30/07/2020 11:14:04 BAE Systems sees lower 2020 profits; Reinstates dividend 30/07/2020 07:47:19 Lockheed Martin sees earnings take off, ups guidance 21/07/2020 13:33:06

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
19,277.00
18,305.00
Operating Profit/Loss
1,861.00
1,731.00
Net Interest
-334.00
-273.00
Pre-Tax Profit
1,596.00
1,626.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
1,371.00
1,532.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
1,371.00
1,532.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
1,299.00
1,476.00
Minority Interests
72.00
56.00
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
n/ap
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
Basic
40.70p
46.40p
Diluted
40.50p
46.10p
Adjusted
46.80p
45.80p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
3,708.00
3,575.00
Intangible Assets
11,745.00
10,371.00
Investment Properties
128.00
137.00
Investments
409.00
441.00
Other Financial Assets
248.00
350.00
Other Non-Current Assets
1,886.00
1,512.00
Current Assets
Inventories
858.00
835.00
Trade & Other Receivables
5,491.00
5,458.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
2,768.00
2,587.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
289.00
364.00
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
27,530.00
25,630.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
703.00
615.00
Other Current Liabilities
8,680.00
8,518.00
Total Current Liabilities
9,383.00
9,133.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
5,977.00
4,136.00
Provisions
386.00
385.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities
6,863.00
6,465.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities
13,226.00
10,986.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
22,609.00
20,119.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
4,921.00
5,511.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
87.00
87.00
Share Premium Account
1,249.00
1,249.00
Other Reserves
5,923.00
6,156.00
Retained Earnings
-2,616.00
-2,085.00
Shareholders Funds
4,643.00
5,407.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
278.00
104.00
Total Equity
4,921.00
5,511.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
22 Apr 2021
01 Jun 2021
14.30p
2nd Interim
22 Oct 2020
30 Nov 2020
9.40p
Interim
06 Aug 2020
14 Sep 2020
13.80p
Interim
17 Oct 2019
02 Dec 2019
9.40p
Final
18 Apr 2019
03 Jun 2019
13.20p
Interim
18 Oct 2018
30 Nov 2018
9.00p
Final
19 Apr 2018
01 Jun 2018
13.00p
Interim
19 Oct 2017
30 Nov 2017
8.80p
Final
20 Apr 2017
01 Jun 2017
12.70p
Interim
20 Oct 2016
30 Nov 2016
8.60p
Final
21 Apr 2016
01 Jun 2016
12.50p
Interim
22 Oct 2015
30 Nov 2015
8.40p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
Dividend growth
298.94%
-57.66%
Dividend yield
7.60%
1.70%
Dividend cover
1.25
4.87


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