BHP Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.05 (-1.61 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume2.04 million shs
Average Volume1.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$67.89 billion
P/E Ratio17.96
Dividend Yield6.18%
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About BHP Group

BHP Group engages in the natural resources business in Australia, Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, rest of Asia, North America, South America, and internationally. It operates through Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal segments. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties; and mining of copper, silver, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, iron ore, and metallurgical and energy coal. It is also involved in mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; the provision of towing, freight, marketing and trading, marketing support, finance, administrative, and other services; and potash development activities. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.


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2.23 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

47th out of 920 stocks

Bituminous Coal & Lignite Mining Industry

1st out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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BHP Group (NYSE:BBL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is BHP Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BHP Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" BHP Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than BHP Group?

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Are investors shorting BHP Group?

BHP Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,450,000 shares, an increase of 22.8% from the June 30th total of 2,810,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,660,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days.
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When is BHP Group's next earnings date?

BHP Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 17th 2021.
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How has BHP Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

BHP Group's stock was trading at $28.81 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BBL stock has increased by 123.2% and is now trading at $64.29.
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How often does BHP Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BHP Group?

BHP Group declared a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, February 18th. Investors of record on Friday, March 5th will be given a dividend of $2.02 per share on Tuesday, March 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 4th. This is an increase from BHP Group's previous semi-annual dividend of $1.30.
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Is BHP Group a good dividend stock?

BHP Group pays an annual dividend of $4.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.18%. BBL has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. BHP Group does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of BHP Group is 112.85%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, BHP Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 39.41% next year. This indicates that BHP Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BBL?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for BHP Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $62.97 to $81.00. On average, they expect BHP Group's share price to reach $71.99 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are BHP Group's key executives?

BHP Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mike P. Henry B.Sc., BSc (Chem), CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $3.73M)
  • Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, Exec. Officer (Age 54, Pay $2.95M)
  • Ms. Geraldine A. Slattery B.Sc., M.Sc., Pres of Petroleum Operations (Age 51, Pay $1.93M)
  • Mr. David Mark Lamont C.A., ACA, BCom, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Laura Tyler B.Sc., M.Sc., Chief Technical Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Tristan Lovegrove, Group Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. James Agar, VP of Communications
  • Mr. Michiel Hovers, Group Sales & Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Athalie Williams B.A., BA (Hons), FAHRI, Chief People Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Vandita Pant B.Com., M.B.A., Chief Commercial Officer (Age 50)

Who are some of BHP Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BHP Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BHP Group investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), Associated British Foods (ABF), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Ciena (CIEN), BHP Group (BHP) and China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU).

What is BHP Group's stock symbol?

BHP Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BBL."

Who are BHP Group's major shareholders?

BHP Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.02%).
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Which institutional investors are buying BHP Group stock?

BBL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of BHP Group?

Shares of BBL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BHP Group's stock price today?

One share of BBL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.29.

How much money does BHP Group make?

BHP Group has a market capitalization of $67.89 billion and generates $42.93 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $7.96 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BHP Group have?

BHP Group employs 31,589 workers across the globe.

When was BHP Group founded?

BHP Group was founded in 1851.

What is BHP Group's official website?

The official website for BHP Group is

Where are BHP Group's headquarters?

BHP Group is headquartered at NOVA SOUTH 160 VICTORIA STREET, LONDON X0, SW1E 5LB.

How can I contact BHP Group?

BHP Group's mailing address is NOVA SOUTH 160 VICTORIA STREET, LONDON X0, SW1E 5LB. The mining company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7802-4054 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by Staff
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