BHP Billiton Company Profile (NYSE:BHP)

About BHP Billiton

BHP Billiton logoBHP Billiton Limited is a global resources company. The Company is engaged in exploration, development, production, processing and marketing of minerals, such as iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, silver and potash. It is also engaged in exploration, development, production and marketing of conventional and unconventional oil and gas. The Company operates through segments: Petroleum and Potash, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Company's Petroleum and Potash segment is engaged in exploration, development and production of oil and gas and potash pre-development. 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BHP
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.63
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.39
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.95
  • 52-Week Range: $18.46 - $38.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.90
  • P/E Growth: 6.88
  • Market Cap: $86.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,661,221,000
  • Beta: 1.51
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 1.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: $29.07 (10.89% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/20/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/30/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$40.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/23/2016Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> Buy$28.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/4/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$25.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016InvestecUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
2/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$15.00View Rating Details
1/18/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/12/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$35.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
11/17/2015Clarkson CapitalDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/29/2015Liberum CapitalDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
10/2/2015Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/27/2015BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/22/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/3/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/15/2015HSBCUpgradeReduce -> HoldView Rating Details
4/15/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/30/2015CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/14/2015S&P Equity ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/10/2014Credit Agricole SAUpgradeOutperform -> BuyView Rating Details
10/15/2014EEResearchUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.31 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:1.72%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:56.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
42.75% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Latest Headlines for BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP)
DateHeadline
News IconBrazilian dam disaster could be this mining company's 'Deepwater Horizon' moment - Business Insider (NYSE:BHP)
www.businessinsider.com - September 28 at 8:40 AM
News IconTraders Recap: Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP), BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) - Newburgh Press (NYSE:BHP)
newburghpress.com - September 27 at 3:52 PM
bloomberg.com logoIron Giants to Add 200 Million Tons of Supplies Through 2020 (3) (NYSE:BHP)
washpost.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 3:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAnother Look At BHP Billiton - BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP ... - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:BHP)
seekingalpha.com - September 25 at 3:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnexpected Countries Could Rise As Latin America's New Mining Champions (NYSE:BHP)
finance.yahoo.com - September 24 at 8:04 AM
News IconIndustrial Metals & Minerals: BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) Position of the day (NYSE:BHP)
twincountynews.com - September 23 at 3:17 PM
marketrealist.com logoIs Vale ahead of Its Peers in Managing Iron Ore Price Volatility? (NYSE:BHP)
marketrealist.com - September 22 at 3:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBHP chief's pay halved after Samarco disaster - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:BHP)
seekingalpha.com - September 21 at 8:22 AM
marketwatch.com logoBHP Billiton disputes $1 billion tax bill - MarketWatch - MarketWatch (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - September 21 at 8:22 AM
News IconLook closely Shares- BHP Billiton Limited's (BHP) - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:BHP)
www.hotstockspoint.com - September 20 at 9:06 AM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean stocks search for firm footing with central bank decisions in sight (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - September 20 at 9:06 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCost-conscious major miners look to agility of junior explorers (NYSE:BHP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 9:06 AM
fool.com logoBHP Billiton Limited's trail of destruction | Motley Fool Australia - Motley Fool Australia (NYSE:BHP)
www.fool.com.au - September 19 at 8:37 AM
News IconBHP Billiton Limited's (BHP): Eye-Catching Stock - Hot Stocks Point - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:BHP)
www.hotstockspoint.com - September 16 at 12:20 PM
investopedia.com logoIs BHP Billiton's Dividend Worth the Risk? (BHP, WOPEY) - Investopedia (NYSE:BHP)
www.investopedia.com - September 16 at 12:20 PM
fool.com logoWhere to from here for the BHP Billiton Limited share price? - Motley Fool Australia (NYSE:BHP)
www.fool.com.au - September 16 at 12:20 PM
bloomberg.com logoBHP Says Australian Mining Tax May Risk Major Iron Ore Project ... - Bloomberg (NYSE:BHP)
www.bloomberg.com - September 15 at 8:46 PM
bloomberg.com logoBHP Says Australian Mining Tax May Risk Major Iron Ore Project (NYSE:BHP)
www.bloomberg.com - September 15 at 12:44 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoWhy Rio Tinto Stock Can Rise (NYSE:BHP)
blogs.barrons.com - September 14 at 3:51 PM
investopedia.com logoAssessing BHP Billiton's Valuation (BHP) (NYSE:BHP)
www.investopedia.com - September 13 at 5:04 PM
bloomberg.com logoVedanta Wins Cairn Nod for BHP-Style Resources Conglomerate - Bloomberg (NYSE:BHP)
www.bloomberg.com - September 13 at 8:43 AM
marketrealist.com logoCopper, Gold, and Silver Are Stable Early on September 13 (NYSE:BHP)
marketrealist.com - September 13 at 8:43 AM
News IconGold, metals slide as bets on higher U.S. rates erode demand (NYSE:BHP)
www.standard.net - September 12 at 3:46 PM
News IconGold, metals slide as bets on higher U.S. rates erode demand (NYSE:BHP)
www.standard.net - September 12 at 3:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Historic Fall And Rise Of Met Coal And The Bullish Case For BHP (NYSE:BHP)
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 3:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Historic Fall And Rise Of Met Coal And The Bullish Case For BHP (NYSE:BHP)
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 3:46 PM
News IconAsian Shares Slide After U.S. Drop (NYSE:BHP)
ih.advfn.com - September 12 at 8:36 AM
business.financialpost.com logoGlobal stocks and bonds drop in biggest selloff since Brexit as central bank angst builds (NYSE:BHP)
business.financialpost.com - September 12 at 8:36 AM
investopedia.com logoBHP Sells West Australian Stake Woodside Petroleum (BHP, WOPEY) (NYSE:BHP)
www.investopedia.com - September 12 at 8:36 AM
News IconBHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) From The Analysts Point of ... - National Daily Press (NYSE:BHP)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 8:42 AM
prnewswire.com logoBasic Materials Stocks Under Scanner -- BHP Billiton, Turquoise Hill Resources, BHP Billiton, and ONEOK Partners - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:BHP)
www.prnewswire.com - September 9 at 8:42 AM
News IconWoodside buys into Scarborough gas field (NYSE:BHP)
www.ogj.com - September 7 at 8:55 PM
News IconBHP - BHP BILLITON LIMITED - ShareCafe (registration) (NYSE:BHP)
www.sharecafe.com.au - September 6 at 8:39 PM
fool.com logoWhy I'm avoiding BHP Billiton Limited shares - Motley Fool Australia (NYSE:BHP)
www.fool.com.au - September 6 at 8:39 PM
News IconShares of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) & BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) Stocks News Update: Friday - Money News (NYSE:BHP)
www.newsismoney.com - September 6 at 8:40 AM
fool.com logo3 reasons why I think shares of BHP Billiton Limited will fall - again ... - Motley Fool Australia (NYSE:BHP)
www.fool.com.au - September 2 at 8:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFreeport-McMoRan: Digging Up A Turnaround (NYSE:BHP)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 3:49 PM
marketwatch.com logoBHP Billiton withholds bonus of CEO Mackenzie - MarketWatch (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - September 1 at 12:18 PM
thestreet.com logoEuropean Stock Markets Fall as Crude Declines (NYSE:BHP)
www.thestreet.com - August 31 at 3:49 PM
marketwatch.com logoBHP Billiton withholds bonus of CEO Mackenzie (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - August 31 at 8:38 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhy China’s Escalating Port Inventory Is Bad for Iron Ore Prices (NYSE:BHP)
marketrealist.com - August 31 at 8:38 AM
News IconBHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP) Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets - BNB Daily (blog) (NYSE:BHP)
www.baseball-news-blog.com - August 30 at 3:49 PM
marketwatch.com logoBHP Billiton scraps CEO's bonus (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - August 30 at 3:49 PM
marketwatch.com logoBHP Billiton scraps CEO's bonus - MarketWatch (NYSE:BHP)
www.marketwatch.com - August 30 at 3:49 PM
wsj.com logoBHP Billiton Withholds Bonus of CEO Andrew Mackenzie (NYSE:BHP)
www.wsj.com - August 30 at 3:49 PM
thestreet.com logoBHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Down, Probe Finds Design Flaws Caused Samarco Collapse (NYSE:BHP)
www.thestreet.com - August 30 at 3:49 PM
4-traders.com logoBHP Billiton : U.S. SEC paid $3.75 million to BHP Billiton whistleblower (NYSE:BHP)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 4:25 PM
News IconIs BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:BHP)
twincountynews.com - August 29 at 4:25 PM
News IconDeclared Dividend Announcement on BHP Billiton PLC Hot Enhanced Dividend Securities (BILIHA) INVESTEC BANK ... - Moneyweb.co.za (NYSE:BHP)
www.moneyweb.co.za - August 29 at 8:37 AM
News IconBHP Billiton Limited (ADR)(NYSE:BHP) Upward Trend - Live Trading News (NYSE:BHP)
www.livetradingnews.com - August 28 at 3:44 PM

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff