ASX:BHP - BHP Billiton Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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A$32.40 -0.41 (-1.25 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseA$32.40
Today's RangeA$32.35 - A$33.29
52-Week RangeA$22.06 - A$32.16
Volume18.14 million shs
Average Volume8.09 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio46.69
Dividend Yield5.47%
BHP Billiton Limited discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. It operates through four segments: Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal. The company explores for copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, and iron ore, as well as metallurgical and energy coal, and oil and gas properties. It is also involved in mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; the provision of freight, finance, administrative, trading, marketing, and other support services; and potash development activities. The company was formerly known as BHP Limited and changed its name to BHP Billiton Limited in July 2001. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited is a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group Limited.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange ASX
Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolASX:BHP
Previous SymbolASX:BHP,


Debt-to-Equity Ratio46.18
Current Ratio2.51
Quick Ratio1.37


Trailing P/E Ratio46.69
Forward P/E Ratio19.06
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$43.90 billion
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowA$3.05 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.62
Book ValueA$10.44 per share
Price / Book3.10


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding SharesN/A
Market Cap$0.00

BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BHP Billiton's stock symbol?

BHP Billiton trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "BHP."

Has BHP Billiton been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BHP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BHP Billiton earned a news sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the mining company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of BHP Billiton's key competitors?

Who are BHP Billiton's key executives?

BHP Billiton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew Mackenzie BSc (Geology), CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Mike P. Henry BSc (Chem), Pres of Operations for Minerals Australia (Age 52)
  • Mr. Daniel Malchuk BE, MBA, Pres of Operations for Minerals Americas (Age 52)
  • Mr. Steve Pastor MBA, Pres of Operations for Petroleum (Age 52)

What is BHP Billiton's stock price today?

One share of BHP stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$32.40.

What is BHP Billiton's official website?

The official website for BHP Billiton is

How can I contact BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton's mailing address is Shop 16 171 Collins St, MELBOURNE, VIC 3000, Australia. The mining company can be reached via phone at +61-3-00554757.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BHP Billiton (ASX BHP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  162 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  157 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  319
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BHP Billiton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BHP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BHP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by Staff

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