LON:BP - BP Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 586.30 +2.30 (+0.39 %)
(As of 05/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 586.30
Today's RangeGBX 581 - GBX 587
52-Week RangeGBX 436.95 - GBX 536.20
Volume42.26 million shs
Average Volume35.51 million shs
Market Capitalization£94.36 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About BP (LON:BP)

BP logoBP p.l.c. engages in energy business worldwide. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. The Upstream segment is involved in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of liquefied natural gas (LNG), biogas, power and natural gas liquids (NGLs). This segment also engages in the ownership and management of crude oil and natural gas pipelines; processing facilities and export terminals; and LNG processing facilities and transportation, as well as in NGLs processing business. The Downstream segment refines, manufactures, markets, transports, supplies, and trades in crude oil, petroleum, and petrochemical products and related services to wholesale and retail customers. It offers gasoline, diesel, and aviation fuel; lubricants, and related products and services to the automotive, industrial, marine, and energy markets under the Castrol, BP, and Aral brands; and petrochemical products, such as purified terephthalic acid, paraxylene, acetic acid, olefins and derivatives, and specialty petrochemical products. The Rosneft segment engages in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons, as well as jet fuel, bunkering, bitumen, and lubricants activities. This segment also owns and operates 13 refineries in Russia; and approximately 2,960 retail service stations in Russia and internationally. The company also produces ethanol, bio-isobutanol, bio-power, and solar energy; transports hydrocarbon products through time-chartered and spot-chartered vessels; and holds interests in 14 onshore wind sites with a generation capacity of 1,432 megawatts through wind. BP p.l.c. was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Major Integrated Oil & Gas
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolLON:BP
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-74962107

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 Margins1.36%
Return on Equity3.61%
Return on Assets1.35%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares19,810,000,000

BP (LON:BP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BP's stock symbol?

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

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

BP announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, June 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BP's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BP?

20 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for BP's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 400 to GBX 675. On average, they expect BP's share price to reach GBX 568.68 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BP.

Who are some of BP's key competitors?

Who are BP's key executives?

BP's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert Warren Dudley, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 63)
  • Dr. Brian Gilvary, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. David Eyton, Group Head of Technology
  • Dr. Angela R. E. Strank, Chief Scientist & Head of Downstream Technology (Age 65)
  • Mr. Craig Marshall, Head of Investor Relations

Has BP been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BP stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BP earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the oil and gas exploration company an impact score of 50.21 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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.

What is BP's stock price today?

One share of BP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 586.30.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of £94.36 billion.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BP (BP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  1,073 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,072 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,145
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BP and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BP (LON:BP) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
20 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for BP in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 568.68The high price target for BP is GBX 675 and the low price target for BP is GBX 400. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyHoldHoldBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.552.452.372.50
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
13 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 568.68GBX 550.26GBX 548.06GBX 536.32

BP (LON:BP) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for BP (LON:BP)

BP (LON:BP) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/17/2018CitigroupUpgradeBuyGBX 510 ➝ GBX 650View Rating Details
5/15/2018HSBCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 600 ➝ GBX 610View Rating Details
5/15/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
5/7/2018Goldman SachsUpgradeBuyGBX 610 ➝ GBX 670View Rating Details
5/3/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 565 ➝ GBX 580View Rating Details
5/2/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 550 ➝ GBX 585View Rating Details
5/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 575 ➝ GBX 610View Rating Details
5/1/2018JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 560View Rating Details
5/1/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 600View Rating Details
4/27/2018Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 530View Rating Details
4/4/2018BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/5/2018UBSSet Price TargetBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
2/12/2018Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 470 ➝ GBX 615View Rating Details
2/6/2018Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 560View Rating Details
1/16/2018S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 540View Rating Details
1/11/2018MacquarieSet Price TargetSellGBX 450View Rating Details
12/20/2017Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 500 ➝ GBX 520View Rating Details
12/5/2017Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetSellGBX 400View Rating Details
10/11/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 510 ➝ GBX 530View Rating Details
7/25/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
2/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 590View Rating Details
12/1/2016Independent ResearchSet Price TargetBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
10/31/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 433View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

BP (LON:BP) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/1/2018$0.101.35%5/10/20185/10/20186/22/2018
2/6/2018$0.101.54%2/15/20182/15/20183/29/2018
10/31/2017$0.101.47%11/9/201711/9/201712/21/2017
8/1/2017$0.101.64%8/10/20178/10/20179/22/2017
5/2/2017$0.101.71%5/11/20175/11/20176/23/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

BP (LON BP) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for BP (LON:BP)

BP (LON BP) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/10/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy55GBX 572£314.60
4/10/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy65GBX 494£321.10
3/12/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy65GBX 478£310.70
2/20/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderSell103,138GBX 474£488,874.12
2/12/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy65GBX 470£305.50
1/10/2018Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy60GBX 528£316.80
12/11/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy63GBX 493£310.59
11/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy63GBX 515£324.45
10/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy63GBX 486£306.18
9/11/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy70GBX 446£312.20
8/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy68GBX 469£318.92
7/10/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy70GBX 444£310.80
6/12/2017Brian GilvaryInsiderBuy68GBX 468£318.24
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

BP (LON BP) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
BP (BP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsBP (BP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 5:43 AM
BP chief Bob Dudley expects shale, OPEC production to cool oil marketsBP chief Bob Dudley expects shale, OPEC production to cool oil markets
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 19 at 8:21 AM
BPs Dudley sees oil prices falling to $50-$65/bblBP's Dudley sees oil prices falling to $50-$65/bbl
seekingalpha.com - May 18 at 5:51 PM
BP Reportedly In Talks To Take Conocos UK Field In Swap DealBP Reportedly In Talks To Take Conoco's UK Field In Swap Deal
www.nasdaq.com - May 18 at 8:51 AM
Oil & gas industry needs to do more on climate change - investorsOil & gas industry needs to do more on climate change - investors
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 8:51 AM
Commodities put FTSE on track for eight-week winning streakCommodities put FTSE on track for eight-week winning streak
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 8:51 AM
Exclusive: BP chief sees shale, OPEC cooling oil marketsExclusive: BP chief sees shale, OPEC cooling oil markets
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 8:51 AM
BP (BP) Rating Increased to Buy at CitigroupBP (BP) Rating Increased to Buy at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 4:56 PM
BP says its Azeri oil output rises to 597000 bpd in first quarterBP says its Azeri oil output rises to 597000 bpd in first quarter
www.reuters.com - May 17 at 8:29 AM
Form 6-K BP PLC For: May 17Form 6-K BP PLC For: May 17
www.streetinsider.com - May 17 at 8:29 AM
Oil majors keep FTSE afloat, Ocado surges on U.S. dealOil majors keep FTSE afloat, Ocado surges on U.S. deal
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 8:29 AM
[$$] Oil Companies Look to Profit at the Pump[$$] Oil Companies Look to Profit at the Pump
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:29 AM
For Big Oil, reserve size matters less than everFor Big Oil, reserve size matters less than ever
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:29 AM
BP (BP) Price Target Increased to GBX 610 by Analysts at HSBCBP (BP) Price Target Increased to GBX 610 by Analysts at HSBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 5:23 PM
BP (BP) Rating Reiterated by BarclaysBP (BP) Rating Reiterated by Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 2:25 PM
BP CEO on Iran Sanctions, Earnings, Oil Prices, LNG TradeBP CEO on Iran Sanctions, Earnings, Oil Prices, LNG Trade
www.bloomberg.com - May 15 at 8:37 AM
BPs Russian Connection; Rosneft ExposedBP's Russian Connection; Rosneft Exposed
seekingalpha.com - May 14 at 8:38 AM
Rosneft first-quarter oil output down 1.2 percent because of OPEC dealRosneft first-quarter oil output down 1.2 percent because of OPEC deal
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 8:38 AM
Exclusive - Conoco moves to sell North Sea oilfields: sourcesExclusive - Conoco moves to sell North Sea oilfields: sources
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 8:38 AM
Russias Rosneft first quarter profit jumps as oil market starts to rebalanceRussia's Rosneft first quarter profit jumps as oil market starts to rebalance
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 8:38 AM
Insider Buying: BP (BP) Insider Acquires 55 Shares of StockInsider Buying: BP (BP) Insider Acquires 55 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 1:22 PM
U.S. military seeks rules for drilling in eastern Gulf of MexicoU.S. military seeks rules for drilling in eastern Gulf of Mexico
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 8:38 AM
BRIEF-BP Midstream Partners - Gross Throughput For Q1 Was 1,491 MboedBRIEF-BP Midstream Partners - Gross Throughput For Q1 Was 1,491 Mboed
www.reuters.com - May 10 at 5:48 PM
BP to Ramp Up Kirkuk Output, Signs Deal with IraqBP to Ramp Up Kirkuk Output, Signs Deal with Iraq
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:31 AM
FTSE 100 rises, as oil rally buoys BP and ShellFTSE 100 rises, as oil rally buoys BP and Shell
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:27 AM
How Silicon Valley Is Helping BP Bring AI To The Oil PatchHow Silicon Valley Is Helping BP Bring AI To The Oil Patch
www.forbes.com - May 8 at 8:25 AM
How Silicon Valley Is Helping BP Bring A.I. To The Oil PatchHow Silicon Valley Is Helping BP Bring A.I. To The Oil Patch
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 8:25 AM
Intense Technologies Featured as One of the 20 Most Promising BPM Solution Providers of 2018 by CIOReviewIntense Technologies Featured as One of the 20 Most Promising BPM Solution Providers of 2018 by CIOReview
www.prnewswire.com - May 7 at 12:51 PM
BP (BP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Goldman SachsBP (BP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Goldman Sachs
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 11:58 AM
Decode the Future of Banking With Newgen at the Middle East COO Conclave in Financial Services 2018, DubaiDecode the Future of Banking With Newgen at the Middle East COO Conclave in Financial Services 2018, Dubai
www.prnewswire.com - May 7 at 1:18 AM
IAG, Pearson lead FTSE 100 rebound while HSBC dragsIAG, Pearson lead FTSE 100 rebound while HSBC drags
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:24 AM
BP (BP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche BankBP (BP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:50 AM
BP: Growth Momentum And 5% Dividend YieldBP: Growth Momentum And 5% Dividend Yield
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 5:30 PM
BPs (BP) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan ChaseBP's (BP) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:54 PM
Barclays Reiterates top pick Rating for BP (BP)Barclays Reiterates top pick Rating for BP (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:27 PM
BP (BP) PT Raised to GBX 610BP (BP) PT Raised to GBX 610
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:08 PM
BP (BP) Price Target Raised to GBX 585 at Morgan StanleyBP (BP) Price Target Raised to GBX 585 at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 9:38 AM
Edited Transcript of BP.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-18 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of BP.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-18 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 8:28 AM
[$$] BP Shares, Boosted by Higher Oil Prices, Hit Eight-Year High[$$] BP Shares, Boosted by Higher Oil Prices, Hit Eight-Year High
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 8:28 AM
BP Plc (BP) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptBP Plc (BP) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 1 at 5:12 PM
Biofuel group challenges EPA on exemptions from renewables lawBiofuel group challenges EPA on exemptions from renewables law
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 5:12 PM
GBP/USD Is Capped By Massive Resistance And Has More Room To The Downside — Confluence DetectorGBP/USD Is Capped By Massive Resistance And Has More Room To The Downside — Confluence Detector
feeds.benzinga.com - May 1 at 11:53 AM
Complete urban myth: BP finance chief refutes reports that CEO Dudley was poisoned in Russian plot'Complete urban myth': BP finance chief refutes reports that CEO Dudley was poisoned in Russian plot
www.cnbc.com - May 1 at 9:37 AM
Fast Europe Open: UK manufacturing PMI, BP earningsFast Europe Open: UK manufacturing PMI, BP earnings
www.ft.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
BP profits soar as production growsBP profits soar as production grows
seekingalpha.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
Surging BP helps propel FTSE 100 toward 4th day of gainsSurging BP helps propel FTSE 100 toward 4th day of gains
www.marketwatch.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
Opening Quote: BP lets the good times... flowOpening Quote: BP lets the good times... flow
www.ft.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
[$$] BP hints at future dividend increases[$$] BP hints at future dividend increases
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
The powerful investment lesson you can learn from an anniversary you probably forgotThe powerful investment lesson you can learn from an anniversary you probably forgot
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM
BP Is Moving Up From a Large Base Formation, More to Go on the UpsideBP Is Moving Up From a Large Base Formation, More to Go on the Upside
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 8:33 AM

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