BP plc Company Profile (LON:BP)

About BP plc (LON:BP)

BP plc logoBP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company owns an interest in OJSC Oil Company Rosneft (Rosneft), an oil and gas company. The Company's segments include Upstream, Downstream, Rosneft, and Other businesses and corporate. The Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, as well as midstream transportation, storage and processing. The Downstream segment has global manufacturing and marketing operations. The Rosneft segment has a resource base of hydrocarbons onshore and offshore. The Other businesses and corporate segment comprises the biofuels and wind businesses, shipping and treasury functions, and corporate activities around the world. The Company provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes and packaging.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £93.61 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,664,527,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 459.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 469
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 349.35 - GBX 521.20
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.34
  • P/E Growth: 0.36
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £199.71 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.47
  • Book Value: GBX 4.97 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 6.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £19.73 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 38.20 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for BP plc (LON:BP)

What is BP plc's stock symbol?

BP plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BP."

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

BP plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, June 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View BP plc's Dividend History.

When will BP plc make its next earnings announcement?

BP plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BP plc.

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

23 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for BP plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 433 to GBX 625. On average, they anticipate BP plc's stock price to reach GBX 517.05 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BP plc.

Who are some of BP plc's key competitors?

How do I buy BP plc stock?

Shares of BP 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.

How much does a share of BP plc stock cost?

One share of BP plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 476.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BP plc (LON:BP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 11 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.52)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 517.05

Analysts' Ratings History for BP plc (LON:BP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuyGBX 515View Rating Details
5/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 500 -> GBX 480View Rating Details
5/16/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
5/3/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 525View Rating Details
5/3/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 510View Rating Details
5/3/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/3/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 480View Rating Details
5/2/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 480View Rating Details
5/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 470View Rating Details
4/24/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 515View Rating Details
4/19/2017Citigroup IncDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/18/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 580View Rating Details
4/13/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 565View Rating Details
3/28/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 560View Rating Details
3/16/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 530View Rating Details
2/24/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 440View Rating Details
2/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 590View Rating Details
2/8/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
2/8/2017Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 530 -> GBX 510View Rating Details
12/1/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
11/2/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutralGBX 470 -> GBX 510View Rating Details
11/2/2016S&P Global IncSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 480View Rating Details
10/31/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 433View Rating Details
4/1/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 350View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 385View Rating Details
1/27/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 420View Rating Details
1/12/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingHoldGBX 405View Rating Details
12/14/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 390View Rating Details
7/24/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 420View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BP plc (LON:BP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BP plc (LON:BP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.34 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for BP plc (LON:BP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/2/2017$0.101.71%5/11/20175/11/20176/23/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BP plc (LON:BP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BP plc (LON:BP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BP plc (LON:BP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy68GBX 456£310.08
2/20/2017Nils Smedegaard AndersenInsiderBuy30,000GBX 446£133,800
2/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy70GBX 459£321.30
1/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy60GBX 514£308.40
1/5/2017Nils Smedegaard AndersenInsiderBuy22,145GBX 514£113,825.30
12/12/2016Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy65GBX 476£309.40
11/10/2016Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy68GBX 458£311.44
10/10/2016Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy65GBX 486£315.90
7/11/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy70GBX 457£319.90
6/10/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy83GBX 374£310.42
5/10/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy90GBX 352£316.80
4/11/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy88GBX 350£308
3/10/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy88GBX 356£313.28
2/10/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy95GBX 334£317.30
1/11/2016Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy95GBX 329£312.55
12/10/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy90GBX 350£315
12/4/2015Sawers,JohnInsiderBuy13,528GBX 369£49,918.32
12/3/2015Sawers,JohnInsiderBuy13,528GBX 369£49,918.32
11/10/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy80GBX 383£306.40
10/13/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy80GBX 392£313.60
9/30/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy60,000GBX 329£197,400
9/10/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy93GBX 342£318.06
9/7/2015Svanberg,Carl-HenricInsiderBuy1,000,000GBX 343£3,430,000
8/10/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy80GBX 386£308.80
7/10/2015Gilvary,BrianInsiderBuy75GBX 426£319.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for BP plc (LON:BP)
Latest Headlines for BP plc (LON:BP)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Given a GBX 515 Price Target by Deutsche Bank AG Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 6:34 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: BP, Shell Pour First Oil From Schiehallion Area In North Sea
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 22 at 12:52 PM
nasdaq.com logoCommunity Trust & Investment Co Buys Facebook Inc, BP PLC, Johnson Controls International ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 21 at 3:59 PM
nasdaq.com logoCommunity Trust & Investment Co Buys Facebook Inc, BP PLC, Johnson Controls International ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 21 at 3:59 PM
fool.co.uk logoCan BP plc ever return to £6? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - May 21 at 3:59 PM
fool.co.uk logoCan BP plc ever return to £6? | The Motley Fool UK - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - May 21 at 3:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBP's Unthinkable Is Happening Now - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 3:56 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoPlexus Receives GBP700,000 Purchase Order In Norway From Aker BP
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 19 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP Staff Raise Money for 4 Charities with 250 Mile Cycle
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP’s Refining Marker Margin: The Surge in 1Q17
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 9:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Price Target Lowered to GBX 480 at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 7:47 PM
News IconUPDATE 2-BP sees early promise, growing investment in Mexico energy
www.businessinsider.com - May 18 at 11:35 AM
reuters.com logoBP accuses former oil analyst of stealing trade secrets - Reuters
www.reuters.com - May 12 at 9:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP Plc : BP-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 9:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BP-GB : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: BP plc (BP) Insider Acquires 68 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 1:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBP, Kosmos Energy make major gas find offshore Senegal - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 8 at 3:55 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: BP Makes "Major Gas Discovery" In Yakaar-1 Offshore Senegal
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 8 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] As Crude Prices Firm, Oil Majors Rise to the Top
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 2:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:45 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTime To Buy 6.93% Yielding BP? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 4:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP’s 1Q17 Earnings and Estimates: A Swinging Upstream
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnderstanding BP’s First Quarter Segmental Review
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:58 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBP's Cash Flow Achilles Heel In 1Q 2017 Earnings Beat - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BP.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) PT Set at GBX 480 by S&P Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 1:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates "Sector Performer" Rating for BP plc (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc Declares Dividend of $0.10 (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:36 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBP: Persistent Pessimism Creates Opportunity - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 1 at 9:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP Plc (BP) Q1 Earnings: Is Disappointment in the Cards? - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 9:59 PM
fool.co.uk logoDoes this FTSE 250 energy play offer more upside than BP plc? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - April 28 at 4:57 PM
nasdaq.com logoBP Plc (BP) Q1 Earnings: Is Disappointment in the Cards? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 4:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoParis agreement debate heats up - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 9:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOne 6.9% Dividend Stock To Buy Today: BP - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 9:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logo6.9% Dividend Stocks To Buy Today: BP - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 26 at 6:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBP: Significant Upside As Stock Lags Turnaround - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 3:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP plc (BP) Lowered to Neutral at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 1:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMorgan Stanley Reiterates "GBX 515" Price Target for BP plc (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 2:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCitigroup Inc Downgrades BP plc (BP) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoOil and Gas Stocks Under Review -- Exxon Mobil, Encana, Chevron, and BP PLC - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - April 20 at 10:43 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBP accuses Monroe Energy of wrongfully terminating contract - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 19 at 1:13 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKey Issues Concerning Future BP Share Price And Dividend - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 19 at 1:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BP-GB : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 1:13 PM
News IconUPDATE 2-BP accuses Monroe Energy of wrongfully terminating contract: filing
www.businessinsider.com - April 18 at 12:41 PM
marketwatch.com logoBP finally caps leaking oil well on Alaska’s North Slope
www.marketwatch.com - April 18 at 12:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP accuses Monroe Energy of wrongfully terminating contract
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 12:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] BP’s Leaking Oil and Gas Well in Alaska Successfully ‘Killed’
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 12:40 PM

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