BP Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 291.80
+0.40 (+0.14 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume35.16 million shs
Average Volume8.56 million shs
Market Capitalization£59.07 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.23%
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About BP

BP p.l.c. engages in the energy business worldwide. It operates through Gas & Low Carbon Energy, Oil Production & Operations, Customers & Products, and Rosneft segments. It produces and trades in natural gas; offers biofuels; operates onshore and offshore wind power, and solar power generating facilities; and provides de-carbonization solutions and services, such as hydrogen, and carbon capture, usage and storage. The company is also involved in the convenience and mobility business, which manages the sale of fuels to wholesale and retail customers, convenience products, aviation fuels, and Castrol lubricants; and refining, supply, and trading of oil products, as well as operation of electric vehicle charging facilities. In addition, it produces and refines oil and gas; and invests in upstream, downstream, and alternative energy companies, as well as in advanced mobility, bio and low carbon products, carbon management, digital transformation, and power and storage areas. BP p.l.c. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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BP (LON:BP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is BP a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BP in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" BP stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than BP?

Wall Street analysts have given BP a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but BP wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is BP's next earnings date?

BP is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 3rd 2021.
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How has BP's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

BP's stock was trading at GBX 317.15 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BP shares have decreased by 8.0% and is now trading at GBX 291.80.
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How often does BP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BP?

BP announced a dividend on Tuesday, April 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.05 per share on Friday, June 18th. This represents a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 6th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is BP a good dividend stock?

BP pays an annual dividend of GBX 15 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.23%. BP has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What price target have analysts set for BP?

12 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for BP's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 270 to GBX 500. On average, they expect BP's share price to reach GBX 385.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are BP's key executives?

BP's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bernard Looney, Group CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.51M)
  • Mr. Murray Auchincloss, Exec. of Fin., CFO & Director (Age 51, Pay $756k)
  • Mr. Gordon Birrell, Exec. VP of Production & Operations (Age 58)
  • Mr. Craig Marshall, Group Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Eric Nitcher, Exec. VP of Legal (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rahul Saxena, Group Ethics & Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Geoff Morrell, Exec. VP of Communications & Advocacy (Age 52)
  • Mr. Marco Ryan, Sr. VP of Digital Customers & Markets
  • Ms. Kerry Dryburgh, Exec. VP of People & Culture
  • Mr. Steve Marshall, Head of Training Academy and VP

Who are some of BP's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BP own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BP investors own include Conduity Capital (CCAP), City of London Group (CIN), Topps Tiles (TPT), First Property Group (FPO), Redhall Group (RHL), Centrica (CNA), (C21), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is BP's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of BP?

Shares of BP 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 BP's stock price today?

One share of BP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 291.80.

How much money does BP make?

BP has a market capitalization of £59.07 billion and generates £183.61 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does BP have?

BP employs 63,600 workers across the globe.

What is BP's official website?

The official website for BP is www.bp.com.

Where are BP's headquarters?

BP is headquartered at 1 St James's Square, LONDON, SW1Y 4PD, United Kingdom.

How can I contact BP?

BP's mailing address is 1 St James's Square, LONDON, SW1Y 4PD, United Kingdom. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at +44-20-74962107.

This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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