|Bid||556.20 x 0|
|Ask||556.40 x 0|
|Day's range||554.00 - 562.40|
|52-week range||439.40 - 590.80|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||1.25|
|PE ratio (TTM)||13.42|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.19 (3.37%)|
|1y target est||652.67|
The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a new $437 million task order to provide open source support for the Army and Army Intelligence & Security Command approved partners.
BAE Systems, a leader in radio-frequency and optical electronic warfare systems, unveiled its RAVEN Countermeasure™ system for combat vehicles as part of its integrated vehicle protection system suite of products.
BAE Systems debuted its Robotic Technology Demonstrator representing leap-ahead advancements for unmanned combat vehicles today at the Association of the United States Army’s Annual Meeting & Exposition.
The BAE Systems share price is heading higher as investors seek out income from a high-quality FTSE 100 blue chip, according to Rupert Hargreaves.
BAE Systems, a world leader in electric propulsion systems, unveiled its next-generation full battery electric power and propulsion system for transit buses. The newest system positions cities around the world to get to zero transportation emissions and improve the range and efficiency of their electric transit bus fleets. The technology adds to the company’s 20-plus years of experience developing and integrating electric-hybrid propulsion systems and accessories for transit buses.
BAE Systems has been awarded a $148.3 million contract by the U.S. Army to upgrade 43 M88A1 heavy-lift vehicles for added capability to evacuate damaged or stranded combat vehicles from the battlefield.
These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks appear to offer wide margins of safety and growth potential, in my opinion.
The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a contract modification worth up to $269 million for continued production of the Bradley Fighting Vehicle .The award for an additional 168 upgraded Bradley A4 Infantry Fighting Vehicles is part of the Army’s combat vehicle modernization strategy and helps ensure force readiness of the Armored Brigade Combat Teams .
BAE Systems, Inc. today announced that former Under Secretary of the Army and U.S. Representative Patrick J. Murphy has been appointed to its Board of Directors for a term that will run through April 2022. Murphy is currently the Distinguished Chair of Innovation at the United States Military Academy at West Point, an ambassador for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hiring Our Heroes initiative, a Senior Fellow at the Association of the U.S. Army, a media executive, and the Executive Chairman of WorkMerk, an education technology company. Murphy also serves on the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, which was established to support U.S. efforts to deter future cyberattacks, increase coordination between government agencies, and develop expertise to promote American interests in cyberspace.
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France and Germany said on Thursday they were close to an agreement on how to remove obstacles to exporting weapons manufactured in joint programmes, after French firms called for easing German export restrictions. German curbs on arms exports to non-European Union or non-NATO countries have been a thorn in bilateral co-operation for years. Germany's SPD party, part of the ruling coalition, is particularly concerned about the trade.
Shares in Kier Group slumped as much as 14% after the British contractor posted an annual loss, as a radical overhaul to cut debt and simplify its structure to dodge the problems that have toppled others in the industry pushed costs higher. Kier, in the middle of a major revamp under a new boss, reported an operating loss of 217 million pounds ($270.45 million) in the year ended June 30, from a profit of 134 million pounds a year earlier. Kier has also said it would sell its housebuilding and property businesses, cut about 1,200 jobs and suspend its dividend for at least two years in its bid to lower debt and stabilise the business.
BAE Systems has received $170.7 million in contracts from the U.S. Navy to perform simultaneous maintenance and repair on two Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided-missile destroyers in its San Diego shipyard. Under the awarded contracts, the shipyard will tandem dry-dock the USS Stethem (DDG 63) and USS Decatur (DDG 73) in October. The synchronized two-ship docking will be a first for the company’s newest dry-dock in San Diego.
BAE Systems has partnered with LinQuest, Booz Allen Hamilton, a.i. solutions, Space Vector, Advanced Core Concepts, VETS, and GreenDart to offer world-class support for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center’s Launch Enterprise – Systems and Engineering and Integration Program.
London's main index see-sawed in early Wednesday trading as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting to get a sense of how far policymakers in the world's largest economy will go to tackle a global slowdown. The Federal Reserve is set to conclude its latest policy meeting later in the session, with expectations that it will cut interest rates for the second time this year as it looks to cushion the economy from an ongoing trade war with China. "The question facing the market is how many more (rate cuts) there are to come," Markets.com analyst Neil Wilson wrote.