BAE Systems Plc
Industry Group: Aerospace & Defense
Country/Region: United Kingdom
BAE Systems is a British global defense company. BAE has a dominant position in the U.K., is a top-six supplier to the U.S. Department of Defense, and has a strong presence in key defense markets (eg. Saudi Arabia and Australia). Exposure to programmes is well diversified. BAE derives 45% of sales from services and support and 35% from major programmes such as the F-35 Lightning II and Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets. The balance of sales is derived from electronic systems and cyber intelligence.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Aerospace & Defense 21 out of 91
Global Universe 9368 out of 14448
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BAE Systems Plc's Exposure is High
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BAE Systems Plc's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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