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Last 450.20 GBp
Change Today +4.30 / 0.96%
Volume 3.5M
BA/ On Other Exchanges
As of 11:22 AM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

bae systems plc (BA/) Snapshot

445.70 GBp
Previous Close
445.90 GBp
Day High
450.40 GBp
Day Low
444.20 GBp
52 Week High
03/20/15 - 549.00 GBp
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - 419.30 GBp
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
0.22 GBp
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23.00 GBp
Dividend Yield
Current Stock Chart for BAE SYSTEMS PLC (BA/)

bae systems plc (BA/) Details

BAE Systems plc operates as a defense, aerospace, and security company worldwide. Its Electronic Systems segment offers electronic warfare systems and electro-optical sensors, military and commercial digital engine and flight controls, military communication systems and data links, persistent surveillance systems, hybrid electric drive systems, and specialized receivers. The company’s Cyber & Intelligence segment develops and supports mission software and systems in geospatial, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and mission management areas; and provides analytic solutions and support to operations to US federal, state, and local agencies. This segment also delivers operational secure solutions to national security and critical infrastructure customers; and collects, manages, and exploits information to enable government and commercial clients to reveal intelligence, maintain security, manage risk, and optimize performance, as well as offers data exploitation, intelligence-grade security, and services and solutions integration to financial services, telecommunications, and energy and utility companies. Its Platforms & Services (US) segment supplies ship repair, munitions facilities management, and fixed and rotary wing aircraft support services; and designs, develops, supports, and upgrades armored combat vehicles, artillery systems, naval guns, missile launchers, and munitions. BAE Systems plc’s Platforms & Services (UK) segment develops, produces, and services contracts in air, maritime, combat vehicle, munitions, and shared services. The company’s Platforms & Services (International) segment provides operational capability support to air and naval forces; produces, upgrades, and supports programs in the air, naval, and land domains; and offers defense platforms and cyber security services. BAE Systems plc was incorporated in 1979 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

83,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/30/15
Founded in 1979

bae systems plc (BA/) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: 2.6M GBP
Group Finance Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Executive Director and Member of Non-Executiv...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bae systems plc (BA/) Key Developments

BAE Systems to Cease Production of Helmets and Body Armor at its Protection Systems' Plant in Jessup

BAE Systems to cease production of helmets and body armor at its Protection Systems' plant in Jessup, Pa. and closing the facility. A total off 111 employees will be affected by the action. Production at the plant will end next month, with final closing in December. laid off employees will be entitled to a severance package based on longevity. The closing is apparently the result of lessening demand for individual soldier protection equipment following the drawdown of U.S. military combat personnel deployed overseas.

BAE Systems Wins $130 Million Contract to Upgrade Mk 45 Naval Guns on U.S. Navy Destroyers

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a contract to overhaul and upgrade Mk 45 systems on U.S. Navy Destroyer Class (DDG) ships. The initial contract of approximately $80 million includes the upgrade of six guns to the Mod 4 configuration, with an option for four additional guns expected to be exercised in 2016, bringing the full value of the contract to $130 million. The combat-proven Mk 45 Naval Gun System provides ships with an effective weapon for anti-surface, strike, fire support, and anti-air warfare combat. The Mod 4 capability upgrades include a 62-caliber barrel, strengthened gun and mount subsystems, enhanced advanced control systems, a reduced signature, and low maintenance gun shield. The operational and performance improvements are designed to support potential increased ranges for Naval Surface Fire Support achieved through future extended range guided munitions. Work on this contract will be performed in Louisville, Kentucky, with support from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Delivery of the first upgraded gun will take place in October 2017 with the last delivery scheduled for January 2020.

BAE ystems in Williamstown to Run Out of Work in Early 2016

BAE Systems in Williamstown will run out of work in early 2016 and 600 workers employed on projects there won't have anything to do.


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