LON:BP - BP Stock Price, News, & Analysis

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
GBX 548.20 -3.90 (-0.71 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 552.10
Today's RangeGBX 546.10 - GBX 553.60
52-Week RangeGBX 457.35 - GBX 603.20
Volume20.30 million shs
Average Volume35.51 million shs
Market Capitalization£110.97 billion
P/E Ratio11.74
Dividend Yield5.83%
BetaN/A
BP 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.

Receive BP News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£297.22 billion
Cash FlowGBX 110.25 per share
Book ValueGBX 494.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares20,243,300,352
Market Cap£110.97 billion
Next Earnings Date4/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 14th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View BP's Dividend History.

When is BP's next earnings date?

BP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BP.

What price target have analysts set for BP?

18 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for BP's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 595 to GBX 780. On average, they expect BP's stock price to reach GBX 653.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BP.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BP?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BP in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 15 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BP.

Has BP been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BP stock have been trending positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BP earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Citigroup (C), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Barclays (BARC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

Who are BP's key executives?

BP's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert Warren Dudley, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 64)
  • Dr. Brian Gilvary, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. David Eyton, Group Head of Technology
  • Dr. Angela R. E. Strank, Chief Scientist & Head of Technology - Downstream (Age 66)
  • Mr. Craig Marshall, Group Head of Investor Relations

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 548.20.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of £110.97 billion and generates £297.22 billion in revenue each year.

What is BP's official website?

The official website for BP is http://www.bp.com/.

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 (LON BP)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,379 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,153 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,532
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.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: 52-Week High/Low

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel