BHP Billiton plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:BLT)

GBX 1,410.50 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 11/24/2017 02:40 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,410.50
Today's RangeGBX 1,426.50 - GBX 1,407
52-Week RangeGBX 1,103 - GBX 1,518.50
Volume4.12 million shs
Average Volume7.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£81 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

BHP Billiton plc logoBHP Billiton Plc is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas. 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. Its businesses include Minerals Australia, Minerals Americas, Petroleum and Marketing. It extracts and processes minerals, oil and gas from its production operations located primarily in Australia and the Americas. It manages product distribution through its global logistics chain, including freight and pipeline transportation. It sells its products through direct supply agreements with its customers and on global commodity exchanges.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Integrated Mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolLON:BLT
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-78024054

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.83
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins14.21%
Return on Equity9.41%
Return on Assets4.67%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares2,110,000,000

Frequently Asked Questions for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

What is BHP Billiton plc's stock symbol?

BHP Billiton plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BLT."

How often does BHP Billiton plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BHP Billiton plc?

BHP Billiton plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.43 per share on Tuesday, September 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. This is a boost from BHP Billiton plc's previous dividend of $0.40. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BHP Billiton plc's Dividend History.

Where is BHP Billiton plc's stock going? Where will BHP Billiton plc's stock price be in 2017?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for BHP Billiton plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 800 to GBX 1,650. On average, they expect BHP Billiton plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,353.20 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BHP Billiton plc.

Who are some of BHP Billiton plc's key competitors?

Who are BHP Billiton plc's key executives?

BHP Billiton plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew Mackenzie Ph.D., Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 60)
  • Peter Beaven, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Arnoud Balhuizen, President - Marketing and Supply (Age 48)
  • Mike Henry, President - Operations, Minerals Australia (Age 51)
  • Daniel Malchuk, President Operations, Minerals Americas (Age 51)
  • Steve Pastor, President Operations - Petroleum (Age 51)
  • Diane Jurgens, Chief Technology Officer (Age 55)
  • Geoff Healy, Chief External Affairs Officer (Age 51)
  • Laura Tyler, Chief of Staff, Head - Geoscience (Age 50)
  • Athalie Williams, Chief People Officer (Age 47)

How do I buy BHP Billiton plc stock?

Shares of BHP Billiton plc 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 Billiton plc's stock price today?

One share of BHP Billiton plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,410.50.

How big of a company is BHP Billiton plc?

BHP Billiton plc has a market capitalization of £81 billion.

How can I contact BHP Billiton plc?

BHP Billiton plc's mailing address is 8Th Floor - Neathouse Place, LONDON, SW1V 1BH, United Kingdom. The mining company can be reached via phone at +44-20-78024054.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  718 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,346 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,064
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BHP Billiton plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.961.962.002.07
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Sell Rating(s)
13 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
6 Sell Rating(s)
12 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
14 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
16 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,324.96GBX 1,317.61GBX 1,273.96GBX 1,216.22

Consensus Price Target History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

Price Target History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

Analysts' Ratings History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/23/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,500View Rating Details
11/21/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,650View Rating Details
11/16/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,600View Rating Details
11/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,430View Rating Details
11/9/2017Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 700 -> GBX 1,404View Rating Details
10/27/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 1,235View Rating Details
10/24/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 1,300 -> GBX 1,375View Rating Details
10/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,500View Rating Details
8/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeUnderperformGBX 1,375 -> GBX 1,325View Rating Details
8/23/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 1,350 -> GBX 1,400View Rating Details
8/22/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,400View Rating Details
8/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,075View Rating Details
8/22/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 800View Rating Details
7/20/2017Beaufort SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,400View Rating Details
7/20/2017Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,350View Rating Details
7/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated Ratingnot ratedView Rating Details
5/17/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,480View Rating Details
3/2/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,380View Rating Details
2/10/2017Haitong BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 1,050 -> GBX 1,110View Rating Details
1/25/2017S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetSellGBX 1,300View Rating Details
12/7/2016ICAPReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,350View Rating Details
10/19/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,040View Rating Details
6/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 790View Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeNeutralGBX 950 -> GBX 850View Rating Details
2/23/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 700View Rating Details
1/21/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHoldGBX 700View Rating Details
12/24/2015AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,178View Rating Details
11/25/2015SBG SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
11/25/2015Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 960View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)


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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)
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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for BHP Billiton plc (LON BLT)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/22/2017$0.432.37%9/7/20179/7/20179/26/2017
2/21/2017€0.402.28%3/9/20173/9/20173/28/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BHP Billiton plc (LON BLT)

Insider Trades by Quarter for BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)

Insider Trades by Quarter for BHP Billiton plc (LON BLT)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/6/2016Frew,AnitaInsiderBuy4,500GBX 998£44,910
3/9/2016Brinded,MalcolmInsiderBuy28,000GBX 815£228,200
9/1/2015Brinded,MalcolmInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1,086£217,200
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for BHP Billiton plc (LON BLT)

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BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse GroupBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 9:28 PM
BHP Billiton’s (BHP) High-Level Earnings Visibility Keep it a BuyBHP Billiton’s (BHP) High-Level Earnings Visibility Keep it a Buy
investorplace.com - November 24 at 12:57 PM
Workers at BHP copper mine in Chile end strike over layoffsWorkers at BHP copper mine in Chile end strike over layoffs
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 11:29 AM
Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 11:58 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Rating Reiterated by Morgan StanleyBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Rating Reiterated by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 9:06 AM
BHP Announces Amendment Agreement In Relation To Samarco Dam Failure - NasdaqBHP Announces Amendment Agreement In Relation To Samarco Dam Failure - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 21 at 3:57 AM
Technical Research on Metals & Minerals Equities -- Cameco, Northern Dynasty Minerals, BHP Billiton, and Compania de Minas BuenaventuraTechnical Research on Metals & Minerals Equities -- Cameco, Northern Dynasty Minerals, BHP Billiton, and Compania de Minas Buenaventura
www.prnewswire.com - November 20 at 6:25 AM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Receives Outperform Rating from MacquarieBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 3:20 PM
BHP-Vale Deal Distances Brazil Mine From $53 Billion in LawsuitsBHP-Vale Deal Distances Brazil Mine From $53 Billion in Lawsuits
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 2:46 PM
Aberdeen fund 100 percent behind Elliotts push for change at BHPAberdeen fund '100 percent' behind Elliott's push for change at BHP
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 3:09 AM
Brazil resumes murder trial in Samarco mining disasterBrazil resumes murder trial in Samarco mining disaster
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 12:56 AM
Allegheny (ATI) Declares Offering of 17M Common SharesAllegheny (ATI) Declares Offering of 17M Common Shares
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 12:46 PM
ETFs with exposure to BHP Billiton Plc : November 9, 2017ETFs with exposure to BHP Billiton Plc : November 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 5:47 PM
BHP Billiton Plc :BLT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : November 8, 2017BHP Billiton Plc :BLT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : November 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 9:02 PM
U.S. Silica (SLCA) Soars: Stock Adds 9.6% in SessionU.S. Silica (SLCA) Soars: Stock Adds 9.6% in Session
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 3:59 PM
BHP Billiton (BBL) Earnings Momentum Limits RatingBHP Billiton (BBL) Earnings Momentum Limits Rating
investorplace.com - November 3 at 5:24 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 9:32 PM
BHP Billiton (BHP) Sees Downgrade….. Weakening Sales GrowthBHP Billiton (BHP) Sees Downgrade….. Weakening Sales Growth
investorplace.com - October 27 at 1:16 PM
FTSE 100 holds up as Barclays dives after resultsFTSE 100 holds up as Barclays dives after results
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 9:10 AM
Macquarie Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)Macquarie Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 12:58 AM
Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Hold Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Hold Rating for BHP Billiton plc (BLT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 12:26 AM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) PT Raised to GBX 1,530BHP Billiton plc (BLT) PT Raised to GBX 1,530
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 11:40 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given "Underweight" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & CoBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given "Underweight" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 7:46 PM
BHP Billiton backs guidance for fiscal 2018BHP Billiton backs guidance for fiscal 2018
www.marketwatch.com - October 18 at 3:30 AM
BHP Billiton on Track to Hit Copper, Iron Ore Production RecordsBHP Billiton on Track to Hit Copper, Iron Ore Production Records
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 3:29 AM
BHP Billiton Q1 Iron Ore Production Down 3%; Affirms FY Outlook - NasdaqBHP Billiton Q1 Iron Ore Production Down 3%; Affirms FY Outlook - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 17 at 10:28 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,650BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,650
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 4:40 PM
Smith & Nephew Surges to Record High on Reports of Elliott StakeSmith & Nephew Surges to Record High on Reports of Elliott Stake
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 3:53 AM
Buy Recommendation on BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Remains in PlaceBuy Recommendation on BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Remains in Place
investorplace.com - October 6 at 1:40 PM
Belt and Road Reality Bad News for BHP and Rio TintoBelt and Road Reality Bad News for BHP and Rio Tinto
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 5 at 3:30 PM
BHP Says Belt and Road Initiative to Sustain China Steel OutputBHP Says Belt and Road Initiative to Sustain China Steel Output
www.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 4:58 AM
ETFs with exposure to BHP Billiton Plc : September 25, 2017ETFs with exposure to BHP Billiton Plc : September 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 8:09 PM
Companies That Might Purchase BHP Billitons U.S. Shale AssetsCompanies That Might Purchase BHP Billiton's U.S. Shale Assets
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 8:09 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AGBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 6:04 AM
FTSE 100 sags as North Korea-U.S. tensions flare upFTSE 100 sags as North Korea-U.S. tensions flare up
www.marketwatch.com - September 22 at 11:01 AM
BHP Billiton Plc :BLT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 21, 2017BHP Billiton Plc :BLT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 11:01 AM
BHP Billiton Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BLT) : September 18, 2017BHP Billiton Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BLT) : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 9:59 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Earns Outperform Rating from MacquarieBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Earns Outperform Rating from Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 12:32 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 11:02 PM
BHP Announces Final Pricing Of US Tender Offers Uner Bond Repurchase Plan - NasdaqBHP Announces Final Pricing Of US Tender Offers Uner Bond Repurchase Plan - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 11 at 5:18 PM
[$$] CBA reshapes board as money laundering scandal bites[$$] CBA reshapes board as money laundering scandal bites
finance.yahoo.com - September 4 at 2:19 AM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Plans Dividend of $0.43BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Plans Dividend of $0.43
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 11:32 AM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Downgraded by Royal Bank Of CanadaBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Downgraded by Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 1:52 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Receives "Hold" Rating from HSBC Holdings plcBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Receives "Hold" Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 6:14 PM
BHP Billiton plc’s full-year results make it a “buy” for meBHP Billiton plc’s full-year results make it a “buy” for me
www.fool.co.uk - August 22 at 5:14 PM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given a GBX 1,375 Price Target at UBS AGBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given a GBX 1,375 Price Target at UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 10:48 AM
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given a GBX 1,400 Price Target at S&P GlobalBHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given a GBX 1,400 Price Target at S&P Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 9:08 AM
Morgan Stanley Raises BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Price Target to GBX 1,410Morgan Stanley Raises BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Price Target to GBX 1,410
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 6:28 AM
London Markets: FTSE 100 led higher by miners as Provident plunges almost 60%London Markets: FTSE 100 led higher by miners as Provident plunges almost 60%
www.marketwatch.com - August 22 at 5:07 AM
BHP Billiton reports FY resultsBHP Billiton reports FY results
seekingalpha.com - August 22 at 1:26 AM

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