Babcock International Group (BAB)

Sector:

Defense and Aeronautics

Index:

FTSE 250

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488.30p
   
  • Change Today:
      12.20p
  • 52 Week High: 733.20
  • 52 Week Low: 416.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 505.60m
  • Volume: 2,172,386
  • Market Cap: £2,468.83m
  • RiskGrade: 154

BAB Overview

A focused support services company, Babcock International, works primarily with public sector institutions. The company provides outsourcing services to government and private sector customers and works extensively with the UK armed forces. The company is split into six divisions - including Defence, Engineering and Naval services – and has business across Europe, Africa and North America.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.1% 5.8%
Div Cover 2.8 2.7
Op Mrgn 4.4% 9.3%
ROCE 20.0%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 5.8 6.6
PEG 4.8 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.6 0.5
Pr/Book 0.9  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -4.0% 7.1%
PBT -39.9% 90.5%
EPS 1.2% -13.7%
DPS 1.7% -9.8%

BAB Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Mar-15 3,996.60 313.10 68.50p 14.4 n/a -3% 23.60p 2.4%
31-Mar-16 4,158.40 330.10 74.20p 12.8 1.6 +8% 25.80p 2.7%
31-Mar-17 4,547.10 362.10 80.10p 11.0 1.4 +8% 28.15p 3.2%
31-Mar-18 4,659.60 391.10 83.00p 8.1 2.0 +4% 29.50p 4.4%
31-Mar-19 4,474.80 235.20 84.00p 5.9 5.9 +1% 30.00p 6.1%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

BAB Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Mar-20 4,794.01 447.94 72.53p 6.7 n/a -14% 27.05p 5.8%
31-Mar-21 4,858.83 456.29 73.58p 6.6 4.6 +1% 27.34p 5.9%

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BAB Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 12-Aug-2019 13:11 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 30-Jul-2019 10:00 RNS
Result of AGM 18-Jul-2019 14:31 RNS

Latest BAB Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
09-Aug-19 Buy Dividends Jeff Randall 474.60p 271 £1,286.17
08-Jul-19 Buy Ruth Cairnie 445.00p 5,000 £22,250.00
08-Jul-19 Buy Ruth Cairnie 443.00p 5,000 £22,150.00

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

BAB Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 488.30p
Change Today 12.20p
% Change 2.56 %
52 Week High 733.20
52 Week Low 416.70
Volume 2,172,386
Shares Issued 505.60m
Market Cap £2,468.83m
RiskGrade 154

BAB Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
80.10% above the market average80.10% above the market average80.10% above the market average80.10% above the market average80.10% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Price Trend
63.56% below the market average63.56% below the market average63.56% below the market average63.56% below the market average63.56% below the market average
69.23% below the sector average69.23% below the sector average69.23% below the sector average69.23% below the sector average69.23% below the sector average
Income
87.73% above the market average87.73% above the market average87.73% above the market average87.73% above the market average87.73% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Growth
85.15% below the market average85.15% below the market average85.15% below the market average85.15% below the market average85.15% below the market average
84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 1
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 11
neutral
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BAB Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 04-Jul-19 06-Dec-18
Paid 09-Aug-19 16-Jan-19
Amount 22.90p 7.10p

Trades for 21-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
17:07 30,000 @ 488.30p
16:41 72,908 @ 488.46p
16:41 158,765 @ 488.46p
16:36 5,488 @ 488.30p
16:36 5,295 @ 488.30p

BAB Key Personnel

CEO Archie Bethel
CEO John Davies
Chair Ruth Cairnie

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