BHP Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,324
-46.00 (-1.94 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.73 million shs
Average Volume4.28 million shs
Market Capitalization£117.52 billion
P/E Ratio23.19
Dividend Yield4.86%
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About BHP Group

BHP Group engages in the natural resources business in Australia, Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, rest of Asia, North America, South America, and internationally. It operates through Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal segments. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties; and mining of copper, silver, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, iron ore, and metallurgical and energy coal. It is also involved in mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; the provision of towing, freight, marketing and trading, marketing support, finance, administrative, and other services; and potash development activities. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.


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BHP Group (LON:BHP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is BHP Group a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BHP Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" BHP Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than BHP Group?

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When is BHP Group's next earnings date?

BHP Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 16th 2021.
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How has BHP Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

BHP Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,125.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BHP shares have increased by 106.5% and is now trading at GBX 2,324.
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How often does BHP Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BHP Group?

BHP Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.01 per share on Tuesday, March 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 4th. This is an increase from BHP Group's previous dividend of GBX 0.55. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is BHP Group a good dividend stock?

BHP Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.86%. BHP has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of BHP Group is 1.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for BHP?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for BHP Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,800 to GBX 2,850. On average, they expect BHP Group's stock price to reach GBX 2,394.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are BHP Group's key executives?

BHP Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mike P. Henry B.Sc., BSc (Chem), CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $3.73M)
  • Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, Exec. Officer (Age 54, Pay $2.95M)
  • Ms. Geraldine A. Slattery B.Sc., M.Sc., Pres of Petroleum Operations (Age 51, Pay $1.93M)
  • Mr. David Mark Lamont C.A., ACA, BCom, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Laura Tyler B.Sc., M.Sc., Chief Technical Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Tristan Lovegrove, Group Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. James Agar, VP of Communications
  • Mr. Michiel Hovers, Group Sales & Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Athalie Williams B.A., BA (Hons), FAHRI, Chief People Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Vandita Pant B.Com., M.B.A., Chief Commercial Officer (Age 50)

Who are some of BHP Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BHP Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BHP Group investors own include Rio Tinto Group (RIO), Ferrexpo (FXPO), Anglo American (AAL), Barclays (BARC), Glencore (GLEN), BP (BP), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB) and Vodafone Group (VOD).

What is BHP Group's stock symbol?

BHP Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BHP."

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.
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What is BHP Group's stock price today?

One share of BHP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,324.

How much money does BHP Group make?

BHP Group has a market capitalization of £117.52 billion and generates £46.28 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does BHP Group have?

BHP Group employs 31,589 workers across the globe.

What is BHP Group's official website?

The official website for BHP Group is www.bhp.com.

How can I contact BHP Group?

The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7802 4000.

This page was last updated on 8/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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