Babcock International Group (BAB)

Sector:

Defense and Aeronautics

Index:

FTSE 250

614.60p
   
  • Change Today:
    -5.60p
  • 52 Week High: 646.60
  • 52 Week Low: 416.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 505.60m
  • Volume: 640,296
  • Market Cap: £3,107.40m
  • RiskGrade: 146

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.

1 Day Chart (20-01-2020)

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6 Month Chart

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.9% 4.8%
Div Cover 2.8 2.4
Op Mrgn 4.4% 9.2%
ROCE 20.0%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.3 8.7
PEG 6.1 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.7 0.7
Pr/Book 1.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -4.0% 7.5%
PBT -39.9% 88.6%
EPS 1.2% -15.5%
DPS 1.7% -0.2%

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 4,809.63 443.70 71.01p 8.7 n/a -16% 29.94p 4.8%
31-Mar-21 4,887.63 453.13 71.44p 8.6 14.2 +1% 27.40p 4.4%
31-Mar-22 5,150.34 488.73 76.21p 8.1 1.2 +7% 28.04p 4.5%

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Latest BAB Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
17-Jan-20 Buy Dividends Jeff Randall 619.30p 68 £421.12
20-Nov-19 Buy Ruth Cairnie 520.70p 2,500 £13,017.50
20-Nov-19 Buy Ruth Cairnie 521.70p 2,500 £13,042.50

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 614.60p
Change Today -5.60p
% Change -0.90 %
52 Week High 646.60
52 Week Low 416.70
Volume 640,296
Shares Issued 505.60m
Market Cap £3,107.40m
RiskGrade 146

BAB Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
70.56% above the market average70.56% above the market average70.56% above the market average70.56% above the market average70.56% 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
37.14% above the market average37.14% above the market average37.14% above the market average37.14% above the market average37.14% above the market average
33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average
Income
81.82% above the market average81.82% above the market average81.82% above the market average81.82% above the market average81.82% 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
83.79% below the market average83.79% below the market average83.79% below the market average83.79% below the market average83.79% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 3
Buy 0
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 12
neutral
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BAB Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 05-Dec-19 04-Jul-19
Paid 17-Jan-20 09-Aug-19
Amount 7.20p 22.90p

Trades for 20-Jan-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:50 327 @ 610.00p
16:38 11,849 @ 608.30p
16:35 182,414 @ 614.60p
16:29 226 @ 614.60p
16:29 331 @ 614.60p

BAB Key Personnel

CEO Archie Bethel
CEO John Davies
Chair Ruth Cairnie

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