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BHP Billiton plc Company Profile (LON:BLT)

Consensus Ratings for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s), 17 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.04)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 874.88

Analysts' Ratings History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/30/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,050View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/30/2016Haitong BankUpgradeBuyGBX 864 -> GBX 1,002View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,080View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Goldman SachsBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 650 -> GBX 750View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 885View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016RBC CapitalReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 900View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 875 -> GBX 925View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 880View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 790View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 720View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2016Canaccord GenuityDowngradeHoldGBX 840 -> GBX 850View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 550View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetSellGBX 750View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/20/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 987View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeNeutralGBX 950 -> GBX 850View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/23/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/5/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHoldGBX 700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/12/2016HSBCSet Price TargetSellGBX 590View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/24/2015AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,178View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/25/2015SBG SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/25/2015Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 960View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/7/2015Renaissance CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/24/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
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Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
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Dividend History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
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Insider Trading History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/9/2016Brinded,MalcolmInsiderBuy28,000GBX 815£228,200Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/1/2015Brinded,MalcolmInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1,086£217,200Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
DateHeadline
06/30/16 10:45 AM3 stocks that could sink in Q3! Tesco plc, BP plc and BHP Billiton plc
06/29/16 11:12 AMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Goldman Sachs - FTSE News
06/26/16 06:36 PMBHP Billiton to spend $900m on copper and petroleum exploration - SYDNEY, June 27 (Reuters) - Australian mining giant BHP Billiton said on Monday it will spend $900 million, or 18 percent of its capital budget, in exploration next financial year.
06/24/16 02:52 PMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) stock price target maintained to GBX0 as recorded today by Deutsche Bank
06/24/16 06:28 AMBarclays Capital Reiterated BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) As 'Equal Weight' - FTSE News
06/24/16 03:47 AMBHP Billiton Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BLT-GB : June 24, 2016 -
06/23/16 10:50 AMBarclays Capital issued a report on (LON:BLT) BHP Billiton PLC, upholding its stock price target to GBX925 earlier today
06/22/16 07:38 AMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) price target maintained to GBX880 as covered today by Deutsche Bank - Breaking Finance News
06/21/16 02:47 PMJP Morgan Cazenove reported on (LON:BLT) BHP Billiton PLC, retaining its stock price target to GBX0 today - Breaking Finance News
06/21/16 07:38 AMDo today's updates from BHP Billiton plc, NWF Group plc and Futura Medical plc make them star buys?
06/20/16 02:52 PMBrazil's Samarco, owners hire banks for debt talks: source
06/20/16 09:16 AMAtlas Copco gets BHP autonomous mining order
06/19/16 07:31 AMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) stock price target maintained to GBX850 as disclosed today by Exane BNP Paribas - Breaking Finance News
06/18/16 07:33 AMWhy it's crazy to buy BHP Billiton plc, J Sainsbury plc and Banco Santander SA right now! - Motley Fool UK
06/17/16 02:47 PMWhy it's crazy to buy BHP Billiton plc, J Sainsbury plc and Banco Santander SA right now! - AOL Money UK
06/16/16 02:51 PMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) stock price target maintained to GBX1,050 as disclosed today by Credit Suisse - Breaking Finance News
06/16/16 07:17 AMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) stock price target maintained to GBX1,050 as disclosed today by Credit Suisse
06/14/16 02:49 PMAre BHP Billiton plc, Compass Group plc and Burberry Group plc set to rise or fall by 20%? - Yahoo Finance UK
06/14/16 08:00 AMFTSE knocked back by Brexit worries, though Ashtead advances - Reuters UK
06/14/16 08:00 AMBHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Exane BNP Paribas - FTSE News
06/13/16 03:06 PMEuropean stocks sharply lower with eyes on central banks; Dax down 1.05% - Nasdaq
06/13/16 03:06 PM3 stocks for the bottom drawer: Royal Dutch Shell plc, BHP Billiton plc and Marks and Spencer Group plc - AOL Money UK
06/13/16 10:52 AMBHP Billiton share price: Credit Suisse sees miner as ‘outperform’
06/11/16 02:57 PMBhp Billiton (LON:BLT) Receives 'Underweight' Rating From Brokers At JP Morgan Cazenove - FTSE News
06/11/16 02:57 PMWhy on Earth would BHP Billiton plc & Rio Tinto plc rally on a weak US jobs number? - Yahoo Finance UK
06/11/16 11:01 AMMARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stock Futures Hit By Jitters Over Fed And Brexit
06/10/16 08:47 PMMARKET SNAPSHOT: Stocks Tumble As Brexit Anxiety, Retreating Oil Reignite Worries - Morningstar.com
06/10/16 11:22 AMNikkei, Hang Seng hit by worries about slowing global growth - Morningstar.com
06/10/16 11:22 AMUS stock futures hit by jitters over Fed and Brexit - Morningstar.com
06/09/16 02:54 PMIs Berkeley Energia plc a better buy than BHP Billiton plc? - Motley Fool UK
06/09/16 11:48 AMBHP sets sights on a new iron mine to replace ageing one - Reuters UK
06/09/16 11:48 AMMining stocks snap FTSE's winning streak - Reuters UK
06/08/16 03:20 PMLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Wobbles, But Oil And Sainsbury's Shares Advance - Nasdaq
06/08/16 03:20 PMLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Climbs For 4th Day As Energy And Miners Advance - Nasdaq
06/08/16 11:22 AMLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Wobbles As Sainsbury's Leads Supermarket Rally - Nasdaq
06/07/16 11:06 AMAsia markets mixed; Nikkei edges higher, while Shanghai slips - Yahoo7 News
06/07/16 11:06 AMEuropean stocks rise as investors dig for meaning in Yellen remarks - Morningstar.com
06/07/16 05:49 AMPound's Round Trip Shows Trader Fickleness as Brexit Vote Nears - Bloomberg - BloombergPound's Round Trip Shows Trader Fickleness as Brexit Vote NearsBloombergAfter more than 24 hours of conflicting polls, spiking currency volatility and suspected fat fingers, the pound is back above where it ended last week. Brexit Watch: The pound, the polls, and the probability of Brexit, all in one place. Close all those ...BHP Billiton to sell Indonesian met coal stake to AdaroPlattsBHP to sell Indonesia coal assets to AdaroMarketWatchBHP Billiton sells IndoMet Coal to JV partner Adaro EnergyThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe Wall Street Transcript -The Australian -Creamer Media's Mining Weekly -Jakarta Globeall 9 news articles »
06/06/16 02:44 PMAsian shares mostly lower as US rate-hike expectations dialed back - MarketWatch
06/06/16 09:47 AMAsian shares split on back of US dollar action - Morningstar.com
06/06/16 09:47 AMEuropean stocks inch higher, led by miners - MarketWatch
06/06/16 09:47 AMFTSE 100 rises as miners jump, while pound slumps on Brexit polls - MarketWatch
06/05/16 08:07 PMBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital - Let Me Know About This
06/04/16 11:22 AMEuropean stocks open higher, focus turns to U.S. data; Dax up 0.62% - Nasdaq
06/03/16 02:56 PMCould BHP Billiton plc, Goals Soccer Centres plc and Rolls-Royce Holding plc climb 50% within a year? - Motley Fool UK
06/03/16 11:26 AMCould BHP Billiton plc, Goals Soccer Centres plc and Rolls-Royce Holding plc climb 50% within a year? - AOL Money UK
06/02/16 08:56 PMJune 2, 2016 | Aston Bay and BHP sign option agreement on Storm - The Northern Miner (subscription) - June 2, 2016 | Aston Bay and BHP sign option agreement on StormThe Northern Miner (subscription)After a year of talks and hundreds of hours of due diligence, BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP; LSE: BLT) has signed an option agreement to earn a 75% stake in Aston Bay Holding's (TSXV: BAY) Congolese-style sediment-hosted copper deposit in Nunavut, ...
06/02/16 02:59 PMEuropean stocks mixed ahead of ECB policy decision; Dax down 0.28% - Investing.com - Investing.comEuropean stocks mixed ahead of ECB policy decision; Dax down 0.28%Investing.comRandgold (LON:RRS) ressources edged up 0.17% and Fresnillo (LON:FRES) climbed 0.87%, while Glencore (LON:GLEN) and BHP Billiton (LON:BLT) both added 0.25%. Meanwhile, shares in Wolseley (LON:WOS) plummeted 2.06% said it will pursue plans ...and more »
06/02/16 11:36 AMWhy I'm considering buying BHP Billiton plc and Glencore plc - Motley Fool UK - Why I'm considering buying BHP Billiton plc and Glencore plcMotley Fool UK... when executed correctly, can outperform all other methods of investing. And it's my contrarian value side that's attracted me to BHP Billiton (LSE: BLT) and Glencore (LSE: GLEN), two of the world's most influential miners that have fallen out of ...and more »
06/01/16 08:59 PMBHP Billiton plc Just Recorded A Sigfniciant Gap Down - HNN - BHP Billiton plc Just Recorded A Sigfniciant Gap DownHNNThe stock of BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) gapped down by GBX 0.5 today and has GBX 742.53 target or 8.00% below today's GBX 807.10 share price. The 7 months technical chart setup indicates high risk for the GBX 46.12B company. The gap down was ...and more »
About BHP Billiton plc

BHP Billiton plc logoBHP Billiton Plc is engaged in exploration, development, production, processing and marketing of minerals, in respect of iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, silver and potash, and exploration, development, production and marketing of conventional and unconventional oil and gas. The Company operates through segments, including Petroleum and Potash, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Company's Petroleum and Potash segment is engaged in exploration, development and production of oil and gas and potash pre-development. The Copper segment is engaged in mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium and gold. The Iron Ore segment is engaged in mining of iron ore. The Coal segment is engaged in mining of metallurgical coal and thermal (energy) coal.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: BLT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $843.05
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $781.76
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -4.13
  • Market Cap: $50.18B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24 EPS
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