BP plc Company Profile (LON:BP)

About BP plc

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
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: BP
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $490.2690
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $463.5540
  • 52-Week Range: £194,389,900 - GBX 249.43
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 745.9118
  • P/E Growth: 0.7100
  • Market Cap: $10266.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,438,990,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BP plc (LON:BP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 12 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 513.09

Analysts' Ratings History for BP plc (LON:BP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 590View Rating Details
2/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 505View Rating Details
2/8/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyGBX 550 -> GBX 525View Rating Details
2/8/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 510View Rating Details
2/8/2017HSBC Holdings plcSet Price TargetBuyGBX 565View Rating Details
2/8/2017RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 470View Rating Details
2/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 515View Rating Details
2/8/2017Kepler Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHoldGBX 520 -> GBX 505View Rating Details
2/8/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 490 -> GBX 470View Rating Details
2/8/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
2/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 530 -> GBX 510View Rating Details
2/8/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 625View Rating Details
2/8/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 560View Rating Details
2/3/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 460 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
1/31/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuyGBX 580View Rating Details
1/18/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 430 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
1/13/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoSet Price TargetBuyGBX 560View 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 Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 480View Rating Details
11/2/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView 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 2/19/2015 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for BP plc (LON:BP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.37 EPS


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BP plc (LON:BP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for BP plc (LON:BP)
News IconBP Weighing Upgrade of US Wind Turbines (LON:BP)
www.renewableenergyworld.com - February 17 at 6:09 PM
law360.com logoBP, Shell Say 2nd Circ. Order Unrelated To Oil Price Claim - Law360 (subscription) (LON:BP)
www.law360.com - February 17 at 6:09 PM
News IconSADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for BP PLC ($BP.). (LON:BP)
reports.pr-inside.com - February 16 at 4:04 PM
News IconBp Plc Purchases Shares of 14000 Kansas City Southern (KSU) (LON:BP)
ekosvoice.com - February 16 at 4:04 PM
money.aol.co.uk logo3 reasons to worry about BP plc's dividend - AOL Money UK - AOL Money UK (LON:BP)
money.aol.co.uk - February 16 at 4:04 PM
bloomberg.com logoBP Weighing Upgrade of US Wind Turbines to Compete With Gas - Bloomberg (LON:BP)
www.bloomberg.com - February 16 at 4:04 PM
investorplace.com logoWhy BP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Is Stronger Than You Think - Investorplace.com (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 16 at 4:04 PM
investorplace.com logoWhy BP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Is Stronger Than You Think (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 16 at 11:33 AM
News IconImpact of Brokerage Rating on BP plc(BP) - Highland Mirror (LON:BP)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 16 at 8:51 AM
investorplace.com logoBP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock MIGHT Be a Deep Value Play | InvestorPlace - Investorplace.com (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 16 at 8:51 AM
investorplace.com logoBP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Is a Deep Value Dividend Play (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 15 at 11:51 AM
4-traders.com logoBP : says U.S. shale oil output to keep check on spike in prices (LON:BP)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 9:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBP says U.S. shale oil output to keep a check on spike in oil prices (LON:BP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:38 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEU gets wake-up call as Gazprom eyes rival TAP pipeline (LON:BP)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:38 PM
News IconMost Active Volume Stock: NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) (LON:BP)
cote-ivoire.com - February 13 at 9:35 PM
News IconLNG from Mozambique Market 2017 Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2020 (LON:BP)
www.military-technologies.net - February 13 at 9:35 PM
investors.com logoWhy BP plc (ADR) Isn't the Best for Dividend Investors - Income Investors (LON:BP)
www.incomeinvestors.com - February 10 at 8:33 PM
News IconCorporate spending shows Oklahoma oil fields among nation's hottest plays (LON:BP)
newsok.com - February 10 at 2:17 AM
News IconBP sees new output from KG-D6 block after 2020 (LON:BP)
timesofindia.indiatimes.com - February 9 at 4:14 PM
marketrealist.com logoHow Did BP Stock Perform after Its Earnings Release? (LON:BP)
marketrealist.com - February 8 at 9:12 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoShould I buy more BP plc after Q4 profits double? (LON:BP)
money.aol.co.uk - February 8 at 3:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoBP plc (BP) Q4 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 8 at 3:05 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoNot buoyed by the Black Stuff: Five reasons to consider selling shares in oil giant BP (LON:BP)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 8 at 3:05 AM
wsj.com logoBP Struggles With Oil Prices, Deepwater Horizon—Energy Journal (LON:BP)
blogs.wsj.com - February 7 at 10:03 PM
News IconBP Plc (NYSE:BP) 4Q16 earnings; Misses Street View (LON:BP)
stockmarketdaily.co - February 7 at 10:03 PM
News IconGeneral Motors Company (NYSE:GM), BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP), Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) and Walt ... - Stock Market Daily (LON:BP)
stockmarketdaily.co - February 7 at 5:01 PM
bloomberg.com logoBP Lags Behind Peers as Spending Spree Pushes Back Cash Goal - Bloomberg (LON:BP)
www.bloomberg.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould I buy more BP plc after Q4 profits double? - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:BP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: BP PLC, 50.0% Follow-Through Indicator, 2.7% Sensitive - Nasdaq (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
investorplace.com logoBP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Slides on Q4 Earnings Miss - Investorplace.com (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
nasdaq.com logoBP plc (BP) Misses Q4 Earnings on Weak Refining Margin - Nasdaq (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBP Plc (BP) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (LON:BP)
seekingalpha.com - February 7 at 5:01 PM
investorplace.com logoBP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Slides on Q4 Earnings Miss (LON:BP)
investorplace.com - February 7 at 11:54 AM
nasdaq.com logoBP Posts Profit, Sees Higher Production; Stock Dips - Nasdaq (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 6:22 AM
thestreet.com logoBP Misses Fourth Quarter Profit Estimate as Refining Margins Offset Higher Oil Prices - TheStreet.com (LON:BP)
www.thestreet.com - February 7 at 3:14 AM
News IconEarnings results and what to expect from: BP Plc (NYSE:BP), Statoil (NYSE:STO) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc ... - Stock Market Daily (LON:BP)
stockmarketdaily.co - February 7 at 2:04 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDay ahead: Oil giant BP to show quarterly improvement as write-downs drop-out - Proactive Investors UK (LON:BP)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 7 at 2:04 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoAlianza Advances Two Additional Sediment-hosted Gold Properties / Bellview and BP properties located on Carlin-Alligator Ridge Trend, Nevada (LON:BP)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 6 at 4:00 PM
News IconPetrofac Secures BP North Sea Services Contract Extension (LON:BP)
www.rigzone.com - February 6 at 4:00 PM
marketwatch.com logoBP fourth-quarter earnings: What to expect (LON:BP)
www.marketwatch.com - February 6 at 4:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoBP To Report Solid 4Q'16 Results Backed By Oil Price Recovery And Its Cost Cutting Measures (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 4:00 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNorway's Aker BP beats forecast in Q4 due $114 mln one-off income (LON:BP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 1:59 AM
marketwatch.com logoIran Plans to Increase Oil Output Amid U.S. Tensions (LON:BP)
www.marketwatch.com - February 4 at 9:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoBp Plc Buys Walt Disney Co, Netflix, General Motors Co, Sells Energizer Holdings, Constellation ... - Nasdaq (LON:BP)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 9:12 PM
News IconHow govt plans to bring Indian oil companies into the league of BP and Shell (LON:BP)
www.businesstoday.in - February 3 at 4:11 PM
marketwatch.com logoCongress Moves to Rescind Rule Requiring Big Oil to Reveal Foreign Government Payments (LON:BP)
www.marketwatch.com - February 3 at 4:11 PM
4-traders.com logoNasdaq, Inc. $NDAQ Stake Maintained by Bp Plc https://t.co/8oC5uZNZ8p (LON:BP)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 4:11 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTracking Kahn Brothers Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update (LON:BP)
seekingalpha.com - February 2 at 9:14 PM
News IconBp Plc Purchases 20500 Shares of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) (LON:BP)
prensariotiretail.com - February 2 at 9:14 PM
bloomberg.com logoOil Industry’s Struggles Start to Ease as Shell Reduces Debt (LON:BP)
washpost.bloomberg.com - February 2 at 4:11 PM


What is BP plc's stock symbol?

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

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

24 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for BP plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 350 to GBX 625. On average, they expect BP plc's share price to reach GBX 513.09 in the next twelve months.

When will BP plc announce their earnings?

BP plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

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 446.

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff