BHP Billiton Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BHP)

$48.30 +0.70 (+1.47 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$48.30
Today's Range$47.76 - $48.30
52-Week Range$33.37 - $50.79
Volume1.78 million shs
Average Volume3.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$76.42 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.61%
Beta1.19

About BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)

BHP Billiton logoBHP Billiton Limited is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas. The Copper segment is engaged in mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium and gold. The Iron Ore segment is engaged in mining of iron ore. The Coal segment is engaged in mining of metallurgical coal and thermal (energy) coal. Its businesses include Minerals Australia, Minerals Americas, Petroleum and Marketing. The Company extracts and processes minerals, oil and gas from its production operations located primarily in Australia and the Americas. The Company manages product distribution through its global logistics chain, including freight and pipeline transportation. Its businesses include Minerals Australia, Minerals Americas, Petroleum and Marketing.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Integrated Mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:BHP
CUSIPN/A
Phone61-3-9609-3333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41%
Current Ratio1.75%
Quick Ratio1.53%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio15.24
P/E Growth2.83

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$38.29 billion
Price / Sales2.03
Cash Flow$9.13 per share
Price / Cash5.29
Book Value$38.72 per share
Price / Book1.25

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees60,000
Outstanding Shares1,605,500,000

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BHP Billiton's stock symbol?

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

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

BHP Billiton declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a dividend of $1.10 per share on Tuesday, March 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 8th. This is an increase from BHP Billiton's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.86. View BHP Billiton's Dividend History.

Where is BHP Billiton's stock going? Where will BHP Billiton's stock price be in 2018?

13 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for BHP Billiton's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.02 to $52.00. On average, they expect BHP Billiton's stock price to reach $38.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BHP Billiton.

Who are some of BHP Billiton's key competitors?

Who are BHP Billiton's key executives?

BHP Billiton's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew Mackenzie Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 60)
  • Peter Beaven, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Arnoud Balhuizen, President - Marketing and Supply (Age 48)
  • Mike Henry, President - Operations, Minerals Australia (Age 51)
  • Daniel Malchuk, President - Operations, Minerals Americas (Age 51)
  • Steve Pastor, President - Operations Petroleum (Age 51)
  • Diane Jurgens, Chief Technology Officer (Age 55)
  • Geoff Healy, Chief External Affairs Officer (Age 51)
  • Laura Tyler, Chief of Staff, Head – Geosciences (Age 50)
  • Athalie Williams, Chief People Officer (Age 47)

Who owns BHP Billiton stock?

BHP Billiton's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Segantii Capital Management Ltd (0.20%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.11%), Earnest Partners LLC (0.11%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.07%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.06%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BHP Billiton.

Who sold BHP Billiton stock? Who is selling BHP Billiton stock?

BHP Billiton's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Hexavest Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Millennium Management LLC, Quantitative Investment Management LLC, Seaward Management Limited Partnership and Pacific Heights Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BHP Billiton.

Who bought BHP Billiton stock? Who is buying BHP Billiton stock?

BHP Billiton's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segantii Capital Management Ltd, Luminus Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, LMR Partners LLP, Delek Group Ltd., Alpha Cubed Investments LLC, Aperio Group LLC and Jane Street Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BHP Billiton.

How do I buy BHP Billiton stock?

Shares of BHP Billiton can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BHP Billiton's stock price today?

One share of BHP Billiton stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.30.

How big of a company is BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton has a market capitalization of $76.42 billion and generates $38.29 billion in revenue each year. BHP Billiton employs 60,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton's mailing address is 171 COLLINS STREET VICTORIA, MELBOURNE C3, 3001. The mining company can be reached via phone at 61-3-9609-3333 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BHP Billiton (BHP)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  396 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  876
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BHP Billiton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.771.862.002.38
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $38.60$38.60$36.38$36.38
Price Target Upside: 17.07% downside22.25% downside17.60% downside12.86% downside

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/21/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
2/20/2018Deutsche BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
1/22/2018Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$49.55 -> $47.00LowView Rating Details
1/10/2018CowenBoost Price TargetMarket Perform -> Market Perform$45.00 -> $52.00LowView Rating Details
12/14/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
9/7/2017Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
9/1/2017Raymond James FinancialDowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
8/31/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
6/27/2017ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$46.00 -> $34.00MediumView Rating Details
6/8/2017Jefferies GroupDowngradeBuy -> Hold$32.00MediumView Rating Details
4/25/2017Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral -> SellLowView Rating Details
3/17/2017InvestecUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/21/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
10/8/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/20/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
8/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/16/2016Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.17 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.8 EPS

Dividends

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:3/27/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.72
Dividend Yield:3.56%
Dividend Growth:-11.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:54.26% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
61.43% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/20/2018Semi-Annual$1.104.73%3/8/20183/9/20183/27/2018
8/24/2017Semi-Annual$0.864.04%9/7/20179/8/20179/26/2017
2/27/2017semiannual$0.804.23%3/8/20173/10/20173/28/2017
8/18/2016semiannual$0.281.72%8/31/20169/2/20169/20/2016
2/22/2016$0.323/9/20163/11/20163/31/2016
8/25/2015$1.249/9/20159/11/20159/29/2015
2/25/2015special$1.244.72%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015
8/20/2014semiannual$1.243.32%9/3/20149/5/20149/23/2014
2/19/2014semiannual$1.183.38%3/5/20143/7/20143/26/2014
8/21/2013special$1.183.59%9/4/20139/6/20139/25/2013
2/21/2013semiannual$1.143.04%3/6/20133/8/20133/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BHP Billiton (NYSE BHP)

No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

BHP Billiton (NYSE BHP) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
BHP Crosses Above Average Analyst TargetBHP Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 5:41 PM
BHP Billiton's (BHP) 1H FY18 Earnings & Revenues Up Y/YBHP Billiton's (BHP) 1H FY18 Earnings & Revenues Up Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:41 PM
FY2018 EPS Estimates for BHP Billiton Limited Reduced by Analyst (BHP)FY2018 EPS Estimates for BHP Billiton Limited Reduced by Analyst (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 1:22 PM
What Happens When Chinas Steel Curbs End? Heres BHPs Take ... - BloombergWhat Happens When China's Steel Curbs End? Here's BHP's Take ... - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 23 at 8:39 AM
BHP Billiton Limited (ASX: BHP) is recovering, but you still shouldnt ... - Motley Fool AustraliaBHP Billiton Limited (ASX: BHP) is recovering, but you still shouldn't ... - Motley Fool Australia
www.fool.com.au - February 23 at 8:39 AM
Exxon, BHP drop sale of old Australia oil fields - Seeking AlphaExxon, BHP drop sale of old Australia oil fields - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 8:39 AM
Fortescue's Return on Equity Slips to 7%Fortescue's Return on Equity Slips to 7%
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:17 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:17 PM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Declares Semi-Annual Dividend of $1.10BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Declares Semi-Annual Dividend of $1.10
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 9:56 AM
Transocean rises as rigs win new business - Seeking AlphaTransocean rises as rigs win new business - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 8:37 AM
BHP Billitons (BHP) CEO Andrew Mackenzie on Half Year 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking AlphaBHP Billiton's (BHP) CEO Andrew Mackenzie on Half Year 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 8:37 AM
BHP rebuffs Elliott as profit jumps - Seeking AlphaBHP rebuffs Elliott as profit jumps - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 8:37 AM
Shell indicates potential interest in BHPs US shale assets - Seeking AlphaShell indicates potential interest in BHP's US shale assets - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 8:37 AM
Is the BHP Billiton Limited share price a buy?Is the BHP Billiton Limited share price a buy?
www.fool.com.au - February 20 at 5:34 PM
BHP CEO Sees Lots of Interest in $10 Billion Shale UnitBHP CEO Sees Lots of Interest in $10 Billion Shale Unit
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 5:34 PM
Deutsche Bank Downgrades BHP Billiton (BHP) to HoldDeutsche Bank Downgrades BHP Billiton (BHP) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 5:24 PM
BHP Billiton declares bumper dividend but productivity disappointsBHP Billiton declares bumper dividend but productivity disappoints
www.lse.co.uk - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP Billiton H1 Profit Down; Cuts FY18 Copper Volume Growth ViewBHP Billiton H1 Profit Down; Cuts FY18 Copper Volume Growth View
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP Willing to Talk About Activist’s Overhaul PlanBHP Willing to Talk About Activist’s Overhaul Plan
www.wsj.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP Billiton upbeat on iron ore, coalBHP Billiton upbeat on iron ore, coal
www.marketwatch.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP CEO to Meet With Activist Elliott to Discuss Overhaul DemandBHP CEO to Meet With Activist Elliott to Discuss Overhaul Demand
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP 1H Profit Hits Three-Year HighBHP 1H Profit Hits Three-Year High
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP CEO says to meet activist investor Elliott this weekBHP CEO says to meet activist investor Elliott this week
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
[$$] BHP Willing to Talk About Activists Overhaul Plan[$$] BHP Willing to Talk About Activist's Overhaul Plan
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
[$$] BHP pushes back on call to consolidate into single-listed group[$$] BHP pushes back on call to consolidate into single-listed group
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
Disappointing HSBC update, weak miners keep FTSE in the redDisappointing HSBC update, weak miners keep FTSE in the red
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
BHP boosts dividend as half-year profit jumps 25 pct, costs riseBHP boosts dividend as half-year profit jumps 25 pct, costs rise
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:28 AM
What to watch in BHP Billiton earningsWhat to watch in BHP Billiton earnings
www.marketwatch.com - February 19 at 8:29 AM
3 Top Copper Stocks to Consider Buying Now3 Top Copper Stocks to Consider Buying Now
finance.yahoo.com - February 19 at 8:29 AM
Head to Head Analysis: Seabridge Gold (SA) & BHP Billiton (BHP)Head to Head Analysis: Seabridge Gold (SA) & BHP Billiton (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 1:44 PM
What You Must Know About BHP Billiton Limited’s (ASX:BHP) Financial StrengthWhat You Must Know About BHP Billiton Limited’s (ASX:BHP) Financial Strength
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:08 PM
Jefferies Group Comments on BHP Billiton Limiteds FY2018 Earnings (BHP)Jefferies Group Comments on BHP Billiton Limited's FY2018 Earnings (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 11:54 AM
Financial Comparison: Seabridge Gold (SA) & BHP Billiton (BHP)Financial Comparison: Seabridge Gold (SA) & BHP Billiton (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 11:46 AM
S&P upgrades Rio Tinto on financial results, debt reduction - Seeking AlphaS&P upgrades Rio Tinto on financial results, debt reduction - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 15 at 8:03 AM
How Analysts Rate Southern Copper after 4Q17 EarningsHow Analysts Rate Southern Copper after 4Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 8:03 AM
Critical Contrast: BHP Billiton (BHP) and Seabridge Gold (SA)Critical Contrast: BHP Billiton (BHP) and Seabridge Gold (SA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 3:12 PM
Elliott Sees $22 Billion Uplift in Value With a Simpler BHP - Bloomberg - BloombergElliott Sees $22 Billion Uplift in Value With a Simpler BHP - Bloomberg - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 5 at 9:42 AM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 4 at 5:30 AM
Analyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Nexa Resources (NEXA)Analyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Nexa Resources (NEXA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 11:58 AM
Whats Happening with these Metals & Minerals Stocks? -- Adient, BHP Billiton, Cameco, and Cleveland-Cliffs - PR Newswire (press release)What's Happening with these Metals & Minerals Stocks? -- Adient, BHP Billiton, Cameco, and Cleveland-Cliffs - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 2 at 3:59 PM
BHP Mulls Shale Asset Split to Speed $10 Billion Sale - BloombergBHP Mulls Shale Asset Split to Speed $10 Billion Sale - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - February 2 at 3:59 PM
BHP Billiton Limiteds US$10 billion divestment program kicks up a ... - Motley Fool AustraliaBHP Billiton Limited's US$10 billion divestment program kicks up a ... - Motley Fool Australia
www.fool.com.au - February 2 at 3:59 PM
Why BHP Billiton Limiteds disliked asset may be a star performer this profit season - Motley Fool AustraliaWhy BHP Billiton Limited's disliked asset may be a star performer this profit season - Motley Fool Australia
www.fool.com.au - February 2 at 3:59 PM
BHP considers shale split to speed sale: BloombergBHP considers shale split to speed sale: Bloomberg
www.marketwatch.com - February 1 at 9:49 AM
BHP Said Seeking to Accelerate U.S. Shale Unit SaleBHP Said Seeking to Accelerate U.S. Shale Unit Sale
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 9:49 AM
Comparing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Yamana Gold (AUY)Comparing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Yamana Gold (AUY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 5:04 PM
Bernsteins Bullish Stance On BHP Has Come To An EndBernstein's Bullish Stance On BHP Has Come To An End
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 5:16 PM
Coking coal climbs above $220/tonne on BHP production forecast cutCoking coal climbs above $220/tonne on BHP production forecast cut
www.ft.com - January 18 at 10:45 AM
BHP Billitons (BHP) Iron-Ore Output Flat Y/Y in 1H FY18BHP Billiton's (BHP) Iron-Ore Output Flat Y/Y in 1H FY18
www.nasdaq.com - January 18 at 10:45 AM
[$$] BHP Billiton Readies U.S. Shale Assets for Suitors[$$] BHP Billiton Readies U.S. Shale Assets for Suitors
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 10:45 AM

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