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BHP Billiton plc Company Profile (NYSE:BBL)

Consensus Ratings for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 6 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/22/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/27/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingOutperformView 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
3/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/12/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/9/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/22/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/25/2015Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2015RBC CapitalReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/27/2015BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2015Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/15/2015InvestecReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/7/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/16/2015Goldman SachsDowngradeNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/25/2015MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
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Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
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Current Dividend Information for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:2.52%
Payout Ratio:177.78%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
3/2/2016$0.323/9/20163/11/20163/31/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015special$1.244.86%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2014semiannual$1.243.57%9/3/20149/5/20149/23/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2014semiannual$1.183.64%3/5/20143/7/20143/26/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/21/2013special$1.183.92%9/4/20139/6/20139/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013semiannual$1.143.56%3/6/20133/8/20133/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Latest Headlines for BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)
DateHeadline
06/30/16 08:14 PMBHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) from Industrial Metals & Minerals – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
06/30/16 08:00 PMBHP to appeal latest Samarco ruling - [AAP] - BHP Billiton will appeal against the decision by a Brazilian court to reinstate a $8.4 billion public civil claim over last year's deadly Samarco mine disaster. BHP and joint-venture partner Vale had agreed on a $US2.3 billion ($A3.1 billion) settlement with authorities in March but Brazil's Superior Court has responded to an appeal from the Federal Prosecutor's Office by issuing an interim order suspending its ratification.
06/30/16 07:51 PMUpdate: Samarco Brazil - [at noodls] - 01 July 2016, 10:20 AM On 2 March 2016, BHP Billiton announced that an agreement had been entered into between Samarco Mineração S.A (Samarco), Vale S.A (Vale) and BHP Billiton Brasil LTDA (BHP Billiton ...
06/29/16 08:17 PMChina’s Great Big Pile of Iron Ore Just Got Even Bigger: Chart -
06/29/16 08:11 PM2015-16 Workplace Gender Equality Agency Report - [at noodls] - 5a1bd6eb-4287-4bf4-8dbd-5de7058fb95a.pdf Au,lrnllan Gmrnnnrnt Workplace Gender Equality t4y.w::y Date submitted: Unique report number: ixs7hhewhb 2015-16 public report form submitted by BHP Billiton Limited ...
06/29/16 02:43 PMAnalyst Rating Update on BHP Billiton plc (BBL) - Trade Calls
06/28/16 11:46 AMHere's Why You Should Dump BHP Billiton -
06/28/16 01:31 AMBHP says not digging for iron ore, coal - [AAP] - BHP Billiton is staying away from any large scale exploration in key mineral segments such as iron ore, coal and potash, as its deals with a sharply lower capital expenditure budget. The resources giant will instead shift focus to conventional oil and copper, allocating nearly all of its $US900 million exploration budget for 2016/17 on the two commodities where its sees maximum long term growth potential. "At this point, there is no push for us to replace iron ore reserves for multiple decades," BHP's geoscience head Laura Tyler said on Tuesday.
06/27/16 02:23 PMMorning Watch List: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL), Telecom Italia S.p.A. (NYSE:TI), China Recycling (NASDAQ:CREG ... - KC Register
06/27/16 09:29 AMBHP Stock Falls After Increasing Exploration Spending -
06/27/16 07:28 AMMining Stocks Daily Report: Gainers & Losers
06/27/16 06:16 AMLondon-Listed Rio, BHP Are Defensive Stocks Worth Digging -
06/26/16 09:23 PMBHP to boost exploration spend in FY17 - [Other] - BHP Billiton will focus on copper and oil as it boosts exploration spending in the coming financial year despite cutting its total capital expenditure. The resources giant said on Monday it will spend $US900 million ($A1.2 billion), or 18 per cent of its capital budget, on exploration projects in the 2016/17 financial year. Petroleum exploration will focus on deepwater basins in the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean and the Northern Beagle basin, off the coast of Western Australia.
06/26/16 07:51 PMBHP Boosts Exploration Budget in Hunt for Copper to Petroleum - [at Bloomberg] - BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s biggest miner, will raise its annual exploration budget by more than a quarter to $900 million as it targets discoveries in copper and conventional petroleum.
06/26/16 06:45 PMBHP to spend $A1.2b on exploration in FY17 - [Other] - Mining giant BHP Billiton plans to spend $US900 million ($A1.2 billion) in the 2016/17 financial year on exploration projects in copper and oil. "We are investing at a time when most in our sector ...
06/26/16 06:10 PMValue through creation - [at noodls] - 778b1fda-bc63-4ffa-b6af-f69e523198e9.pdf Value creation through exploration 27 June 2016 Laura Tyler, Head of Geoscience Deepwater seismic shooting Photo courtesy of PGS Forward-looking statements This ...
06/26/16 06:10 PMBHP Billiton details value-focused approach to exploration - [at noodls] - 27 June 2016 BHP Billiton today outlined its value-focused approach to exploration which will see the Company target opportunities across copper and oil to enhance its long-life, tier 1 portfolio. Speaking ...
06/26/16 02:38 PMMost important stocks of the day: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) - Twin County News
06/25/16 06:26 AMManikay Partners LLC Decreased Stake in Bhp Billiton Plc (NYSE:BBL) by $12.55 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 07:07 AMBHP Billiton Plc (NYSE:BBL) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
06/22/16 02:45 PMBHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) Analyst Rating Consensus - Trade Calls
06/22/16 12:10 PMBHP Billiton Faces Global Shift Away From Coal -
06/22/16 10:10 AMBHP Billiton's Long Game on Coal Looks Weak -
06/21/16 02:28 PM[$$] BHP Billiton CEO Says Company Tapping Backlog of Texas Oil Wells -
06/21/16 06:55 AMDo today’s updates from BHP Billiton plc, NWF Group plc and Futura Medical plc make them star buys? -
06/21/16 05:38 AM[$$] BHP Sticks With Coal in Hard Times -
06/20/16 10:53 PMBHP coal ops seek $800 million in savings - [Other] - BHP Billiton is looking for $800 million in new savings from its coal operations as the global miner maintains an optimistic outlook for the coal business. BHP's president of Mineral Australia operations, Mike Henry, says plans by the Chinese government to reduce some of its coal mining capacity would make the coal sector more sustainable. Medium to long-term demand for coking coal would also be supported by growth in the steel-making sector outside of China in countries including India, Mr Henry said.
06/20/16 09:20 PMBHP Flags ‘Another 10 Years’ as Iron Ore Adjusts After Boom - [at Bloomberg] - The global iron ore market will take longer to balance out than other commodities as excess supply takes time to be absorbed after a boom, according to the head of the world’s largest mining company, who ...
06/20/16 06:57 PMBHP Says India Steel Growth to Boost Coking Coal Outlook - [at Bloomberg] - BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s biggest exporter of coking coal, sees long-term demand growth for steel-making ingredients supported by rising output in emerging economies led by India.
06/20/16 06:19 PMThe Principles of Progress - [at noodls] - 21 June 2016 Andrew Mackenzie, CEO, BHP Billiton Asia Society 60th Anniversary CEO Series New York, USA, 20 June 2016 Good evening. It's an honour to be part of the Asia Society's 60th Anniversary CEO ...
06/20/16 06:19 PMGrowth Opportunities of Trans-Pacific Partnership - [at noodls] - 21 June 2016 BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie today highlighted the potential trade opportunities with Asia in a speech to the Asia Society in New York. 'The social and economic forces across Asia are ...
06/20/16 05:59 PMBHP Billiton provides an update on its Coal business - [at noodls] - 21 June 2016 BHP Billiton today outlined the path for its Coal business to improve returns by unlocking productivity, reducing costs and releasing latent capacity. President Operations Minerals Australia, ...
06/20/16 05:59 PMCoal: The path to improved returns - [at noodls] - Presentation title Arial bold 40pt Caval Ridge Coal: The path to improve returns 21 June 2016 Mike Henry President Operations, Minerals Australia Forward-looking statements This presentation contains forward-looking ...
06/20/16 05:58 PMBHP Billiton bullish on coal operations - [Other] - Mining giant BHP Billiton is bullish about its coal operations even with the commodity's current low price. BHP's head of Australian mining Mike Henry, told investors at a coal briefing that the group ...
06/20/16 02:44 PMBrazil's Samarco, owners hire banks for debt talks - source -
06/20/16 02:27 PMBrazil's Samarco, owners hire banks for debt talks -source - [Reuters] - Brazilian mining company Samarco Mineração SA and owners Vale SA and BHP Billiton Plc have hired banks to sound out creditors on a potential renegotiation of $3.8 billion in debt, after a deadly dam spill led to the shutdown of a key mine, a source with direct knowledge of the plan said on Monday. According to the source, BHP Billiton has hired Rothschild & Co as an advisor on the deal, Vale has brought in Moelis & Co , and JPMorgan Chase & Co is advising Samarco. Neither Samarco nor Vale or BHP Billiton has drafted any proposal to creditors, because the talks will hinge on when Samarco's iron ore mine in the state of Minas Gerais will be allowed to restart, the source said.
06/20/16 10:41 AMWill BHP Billiton plc and Glencore plc always be this volatile? -
06/20/16 12:49 AMSamarco Balanço das ações - [at noodls] - Samarco Balanço das ações The text version of this document is not available at the moment. The original content was posted at original link . BHP Billiton Limited published this content on 16 June 2016 ...
06/20/16 12:49 AMSamarco Actions Report - [at noodls] - Samarco Actions Report The text version of this document is not available at the moment. The original content was posted at original link . BHP Billiton Limited published this content on 16 June 2016 and ...
06/19/16 07:27 AMThis Weeks Broker Views For BHP Billiton Plc (NYSE:BBL) - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 06:55 PMBrazil fines Samarco 142 mln reais for damages to protected areas -
06/17/16 02:42 PMYesterday's Consideration Movers: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) , Tahoe Resources, Inc. (NYSE:TAHO) - Street Updates
06/17/16 09:22 AMWhy it’s crazy to buy BHP Billiton plc, J Sainsbury plc and Banco Santander SA right now! -
06/16/16 08:08 PMAnalyst Price Target Update on BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)
06/16/16 08:08 PMBHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
06/16/16 02:46 PMAnalyst Suggestions update: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL), Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) - Beacon Chronicle
06/16/16 07:07 AMPerformance watch list: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) - News Oracle
06/15/16 10:23 PM50-Year-Old Australia Oil Fields Spurned in Cheap Crude Age -
06/15/16 05:51 PMVale-BHP's Samarco no longer sees operations resuming this year -
06/15/16 02:48 PMIndustrial Metals & Minerals Stocks Technical Review -- BHP Billiton, BHP Billiton plc, Compania de Minas ... - PR Newswire (press release)
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: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BBL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.38
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $22.78
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 16.09
  • Market Cap: $67.54B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.28 EPS
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