• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 946.60
  • Forecasted Upside: 19.85 %
  • Number of Analysts: 6
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 789.80
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Analyst Price Target for BA

Analyst Price Target is GBX 946.60
▲ +19.85% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 6 analysts offering 12 month price targets for BAE Systems in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 946.60, with a high forecast of GBX 1,020 and a low forecast of GBX 878. The average price target represents a 19.85% upside from the last price of GBX 789.80.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 6 investment analysts is to buy stock in BAE Systems. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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4/11/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
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7/10/2021
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10/8/2021
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1/6/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
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4/6/2022
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  • 5 buy ratings
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7/5/2022
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  • 5 buy ratings
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9/3/2022
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10/3/2022

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 860 ➝ GBX 970
8/4/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 900 ➝ GBX 1,020
8/3/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeOverweightGBX 870 ➝ GBX 965
8/2/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 850 ➝ GBX 900
7/15/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 850 ➝ GBX 870
6/30/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 850
6/28/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 860
5/20/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 850
5/16/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 850
5/11/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight
5/10/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 900
5/9/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 830 ➝ GBX 850
5/6/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 860
5/5/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 850
4/12/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 670 ➝ GBX 860
4/4/2022CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy
3/25/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 900
3/22/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 850
3/9/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight
3/3/2022CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 878
2/28/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
2/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
2/25/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutralGBX 555 ➝ GBX 630
2/16/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
2/9/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight
2/9/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 644
2/3/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
1/28/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight
1/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
1/25/2022CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 730
1/20/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 555
1/12/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 644
12/17/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
12/14/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeUnderweightGBX 645 ➝ GBX 555
12/8/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
11/24/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 645
11/9/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
10/15/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
10/14/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
5/20/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
5/19/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
5/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
3/17/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600
3/4/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 644
2/10/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 685 ➝ GBX 660
11/23/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 675 ➝ GBX 685
11/23/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweightGBX 625 ➝ GBX 630
11/12/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 675
11/2/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 670 ➝ GBX 615
8/3/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
7/31/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 590
7/31/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 765 ➝ GBX 750
7/31/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/27/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/8/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
7/3/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 560 ➝ GBX 514
7/2/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 695 ➝ GBX 675
7/1/2020Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 600 ➝ GBX 590
7/1/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
6/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperformGBX 690 ➝ GBX 645
6/26/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
6/26/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
6/18/2020CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy
6/12/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 611 ➝ GBX 560
6/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
6/11/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 625
6/8/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperformGBX 710 ➝ GBX 690
6/3/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
5/18/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 700 ➝ GBX 511
5/15/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 760
5/5/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
5/1/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 730 ➝ GBX 695
4/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 775 ➝ GBX 765
4/28/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 685 ➝ GBX 625
4/24/2020Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 705 ➝ GBX 550
4/22/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 759 ➝ GBX 607
4/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
4/3/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
3/31/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
3/27/2020Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 750 ➝ GBX 600
3/5/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
2/24/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 576 ➝ GBX 700
2/21/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformGBX 620 ➝ GBX 710
2/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual weightGBX 660 ➝ GBX 685
2/21/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 730 ➝ GBX 775
2/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/17/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
2/7/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 685 ➝ GBX 730
2/6/2020Societe GeneraleBoost TargetHoldGBX 593 ➝ GBX 705
1/28/2020BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 550 ➝ GBX 760
1/24/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual weight
1/23/2020BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutralGBX 615 ➝ GBX 670
1/23/2020Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 655 ➝ GBX 750
1/21/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
1/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
1/17/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 613 ➝ GBX 627
1/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeOverweightGBX 700 ➝ GBX 715
1/7/2020CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685 ➝ GBX 670
1/7/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeOverweightGBX 600 ➝ GBX 700
12/23/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 585 ➝ GBX 600
12/17/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 605 ➝ GBX 613
12/13/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
12/10/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 530 ➝ GBX 576
11/13/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 550
11/13/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformGBX 610 ➝ GBX 620
11/8/2019DZ BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 630 ➝ GBX 660
11/8/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
9/12/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
9/9/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 550
8/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 690 ➝ GBX 685
8/5/2019Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 560 ➝ GBX 655
7/31/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/29/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 505 ➝ GBX 530
7/18/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
7/17/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 530
7/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 690
6/27/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 600
6/20/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
5/17/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
5/13/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
3/22/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
3/11/2019Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 560 ➝ GBX 590
3/5/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 634 ➝ GBX 588
3/4/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/22/2019DZ BankDowngradeBuyGBX 560 ➝ GBX 550
2/22/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperformGBX 635 ➝ GBX 600
2/22/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 545 ➝ GBX 530
1/23/2019Societe GeneraleLower TargetBuyGBX 620 ➝ GBX 585
1/15/2019BarclaysUpgradeEqual weightGBX 500 ➝ GBX 550
1/10/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 625 ➝ GBX 545
1/9/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 700 ➝ GBX 590
1/9/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 635 ➝ GBX 634
12/19/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 791 ➝ GBX 635
12/6/2018UBS GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 720 ➝ GBX 505
12/4/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 720 ➝ GBX 690
11/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutralGBX 695 ➝ GBX 625
11/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeOutperformGBX 630 ➝ GBX 640
9/28/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 708 ➝ GBX 720
9/26/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight
9/19/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
8/13/2018Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 550 ➝ GBX 750
8/1/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720
7/13/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615
5/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetUnderweightGBX 550 ➝ GBX 600
4/24/2018Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 600 ➝ GBX 700
4/6/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingConviction-Buy
3/27/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
3/26/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingConviction-BuyGBX 737
3/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 550
3/6/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
2/26/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 730 ➝ GBX 708
2/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeUnderweightGBX 555 ➝ GBX 550
2/23/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720
2/22/2018Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685
2/16/2018Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700
2/15/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 550
2/12/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingConviction-BuyGBX 769
2/7/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 730
1/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 595 ➝ GBX 555
1/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 605 ➝ GBX 610
12/14/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700
12/13/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetConviction-BuyGBX 774 ➝ GBX 775
12/11/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy
12/11/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615
12/11/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720
12/4/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 580 ➝ GBX 595
11/28/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 610 ➝ GBX 580
11/24/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy
11/24/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingConviction-BuyGBX 750
11/23/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615
11/16/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700
11/13/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 615
10/11/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 610
10/11/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 670
10/11/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720
10/3/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 700 ➝ GBX 600
(Data available from 10/3/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.21 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 18 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
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3/7/2022
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  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
4/6/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
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  • 3 negative mentions
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5/6/2022
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6/5/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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7/5/2022
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8/4/2022
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9/3/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 9 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
10/3/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 9 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
BAE Systems logo
BAE Systems plc provides defense, aerospace, and security solutions worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Electronic Systems, Cyber & Intelligence, Platforms & Services (US), Air, and Maritime. The Electronic Systems segment offers electronic warfare systems, navigation systems, electro-optical sensors, military and commercial digital engine and flight controls, precision guidance and seeker solutions, military communication systems and data links, persistent surveillance systems, space electronics, and electric drive propulsion systems. The Cyber & Intelligence segment provides solutions to modernize, maintain, and test cyber-harden aircraft, radars, missile systems, and mission applications that detect and deter threats to national security; systems engineering, integration, and sustainment services for critical weapons systems, C5ISR, and cyber security; and solutions and services to intelligence and federal/civilian agencies. It also offers data intelligence solutions to defend against national-scale threats, protect their networks, and data against attacks; security and intelligence solutions to the United Kingdom government and allied international governments; anti-fraud and regulatory compliance solutions; and enterprise-level data and digital services. The Platforms & Services (US) segment manufactures combat vehicles, weapons, and munitions, as well as provides ship repair services and the management of government-owned munitions facilities. The Air segment develops, manufactures, upgrades, and supports combat and jet trainer aircraft. The Maritime segment designs, manufactures, and supports surface ships, submarines, torpedoes, radars, and command and combat systems; and supplies naval gun systems. It also supplies naval weapon systems, missile launchers, and precision munitions. The company was founded in 1970 and is based in Farnborough, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 789.80
Low: 788.20
High: 856.81

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 790.69
Low: 761
High: 825

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 789.80
Low: 7.67
High: 847.42

Volume

10,055,611 shs

Average Volume

N/A

Market Capitalization

£24.56 billion

P/E Ratio

1,836.74

Dividend Yield

3.22%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of BAE Systems?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on BAE Systems in the last year: Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Morgan Stanley.
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What is the current price target for BAE Systems?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for BAE Systems in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 946.60, suggesting a possible upside of 19.9%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting BA will reach GBX 1,020 in the next twelve months. Citigroup Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 878 for BAE Systems in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for BAE Systems?

BAE Systems currently has 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe BA will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of BAE Systems.
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What other companies compete with BAE Systems?

Other companies that are similar to BAE Systems include Experian, Worldpay, Ferguson, Halma and Spirax-Sarco Engineering. Learn More about companies similar to BAE Systems.

How do I contact BAE Systems' investor relations team?

BAE Systems' physical mailing address is 100 N Riverside Plz, Chicago, Illinois 60606-1596. The company's listed phone number is 44 12 5237 3232. The official website for BAE Systems is www.baesystems.com. Learn More about contacing BAE Systems investor relations.