LON:BLT - BHP Billiton Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 1,609.20 -41.00 (-2.48 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 02:23 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,650.20
Today's RangeGBX 1,605 - GBX 1,653.20
52-Week RangeGBX 1,103 - GBX 1,662.40
Volume6.16 million shs
Average Volume9.69 million shs
Market Capitalization£83.08 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
BHP Billiton logoBHP Billiton Plc, together with its subsidiaries, 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 ores, as well as metallurgical coal, thermal energy coal, and oil and gas properties. It also engages in the mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; the provision of freight, finance, and administrative services, as well as trading, marketing, and support services; and potash development activities. The company was formerly known as Billiton Plc. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is based in London, the United Kingdom. BHP Billiton Plc is a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
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

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins20.21%
Return on Equity13.42%
Return on Assets7.65%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares2,110,000,000
Market Cap£83,080.00

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BHP Billiton (LON:BLT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BHP Billiton's stock symbol?

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

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

BHP Billiton announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.55 per share on Tuesday, March 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 8th. This is a positive change from BHP Billiton's previous dividend of $0.43. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View BHP Billiton's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BLT?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for BHP Billiton's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,300 to GBX 2,000. On average, they expect BHP Billiton's stock price to reach GBX 1,588.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%. View Analyst Ratings for BHP Billiton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BHP Billiton?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BHP Billiton in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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:
  • Dr. Andrew Mackenzie BSc (Geology), Ph.D.(Chemistry), CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Athalie Williams BA (Hons), FAHRI, Chief People Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Geoff Healy BEc, LLB, Chief External Affairs Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mike P. Henry BSc (Chem), Pres of Operations - Minerals Australia (Age 52)

Has BHP Billiton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BLT stock have been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BHP Billiton earned a media sentiment score of 0.43 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the mining company an impact score of 47.48 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of BHP Billiton?

Shares of BLT 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's stock price today?

One share of BLT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,609.20.

How big of a company is BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton has a market capitalization of £83.08 billion.

How can I contact BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton'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 (LON BLT)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  818 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,425 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,243
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BHP Billiton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BLT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BLT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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