LON:BHP - BHP Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,795.80 -3.80 (-0.21 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 1,799.60Today's RangeGBX 1,748 - GBX 1,80352-Week RangeN/AVolume5.21 million shsAverage VolumeN/AMarket Capitalization£37.93 billionP/E Ratio25.88Dividend Yield5.53%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email BHP Group discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties; and mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, and iron ores, as well as metallurgical and energy coal. It also engages in the mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; provision of freight, finance, and administrative services, as well as trading, marketing, and support services; and potash development activities. BHP Group is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. Receive BHP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BHP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolLON:BHP Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.bhp.com Phone44 20 7802 4000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio46.18 Current Ratio2.51 Quick Ratio1.37Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.88 Forward P/E Ratio10.09 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£43.90 billion Price / Sales0.86 Cash FlowGBX 3.40 per share Price / Cash Flow528.82 Book ValueGBX 10.44 per share Price / Book1.72Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket Cap£37.93 billion OptionableOptionable BHP Group (LON:BHP) Frequently Asked Questions What is BHP Group's stock symbol? BHP Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BHP." How often does BHP Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BHP Group? BHP Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.55 per share on Tuesday, March 26th. This represents a yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BHP Group's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for BHP? 19 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for BHP Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,300 to GBX 2,150. On average, they anticipate BHP Group's share price to reach GBX 1,745.88 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for BHP Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BHP Group? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BHP Group in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BHP Group. Has BHP Group been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about BHP stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BHP Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of BHP Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to BHP Group include Rio Tinto (RIO), Tc Pipelines (TRP), Glencore (GLEN), Rio Tinto Limited Fully Paid Ord. Shrs (RIO), Anglo American (AAL), Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), South32 (S32), Teck Resources (TECK.B), First Quantum Minerals (FM), Antofagasta (ANTO), Fresnillo (FRES), Cameco (CCO), Whitehaven Coal (WHC), Iluka Resources (ILU) and ARC Resources (ARX). Who are BHP Group's key executives? BHP Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Andrew Mackenzie BSc (Geology), CEO & Exec. Director (Age 62)Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)Mr. Mike P. Henry BSc (Chem), Pres of Operations for Minerals Australia (Age 53)Mr. Daniel Malchuk BE, MBA, Pres of Operations for Minerals Americas (Age 53)Mr. Steve Pastor MBA, Pres of Operations for Petroleum (Age 53) How do I buy shares of BHP Group? Shares of BHP and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock. What is BHP Group's stock price today? One share of BHP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,795.80. How big of a company is BHP Group? BHP Group has a market capitalization of £3,792.78 billion and generates £43.90 billion in revenue each year. BHP Group employs 27,161 workers across the globe. What is BHP Group's official website? The official website for BHP Group is http://www.bhp.com. How can I contact BHP Group? The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7802 4000. MarketBeat Community Rating for BHP Group (LON BHP)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 7 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 6 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 13MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BHP Group 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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why does a company issue an IPO?