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

$42.34 -0.02 (-0.05 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 06:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.36
Today's Range$42.33 - $42.79
52-Week Range$33.37 - $44.62
Volume2.31 million shs
Average Volume2.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$68.01 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.10%
Beta1.14

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 Ratio0.47%
Current Ratio1.85%
Quick Ratio1.53%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio16.35
P/E Growth3.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$38.29 billion
Price / Sales1.78
Cash Flow$8.99 per share
Price / Cash4.71
Book Value$39.07 per share
Price / Book1.08

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 Thursday, August 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.86 per share on Tuesday, September 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. This is an increase from BHP Billiton's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.32. View BHP Billiton's Dividend History.

Where is BHP Billiton's stock going? Where will BHP Billiton's stock price be in 2017?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for BHP Billiton's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.02 to $44.88. On average, they anticipate BHP Billiton's share price to reach $36.38 in the next twelve months. 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.21%), Earnest Partners LLC (0.11%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.08%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.04%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.06%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (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 Sei Investments Co., CIBC Asset Management Inc, Quantbot Technologies LP, NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd, TD Asset Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Earnest Partners LLC and Shelter Mutual Insurance Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for BHP Billiton.

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

BHP Billiton's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Jennison Associates LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Assetmark Inc. and Aperio 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 $42.34.

How big of a company is BHP Billiton?

BHP Billiton has a market capitalization of $68.01 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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  368 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  452 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  820
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: 2.112.112.102.25
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $36.38$36.38$36.38$31.40
Price Target Upside: 14.12% downside17.60% downside17.60% downside9.98% 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
12/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> 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
8/24/2017CowenSet Price TargetHold$43.00HighView Rating Details
7/19/2017CitigroupDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$41.79 -> $28.02LowView Rating Details
7/5/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeHold -> BuyMediumView Rating Details
7/5/2017Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$44.88HighView 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 12/15/2015 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: $2.59 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52 EPS

Dividends

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:9/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.72
Dividend Yield:4.06%
Dividend Growth:-36.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:66.41% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
68.25% (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
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
Analyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Its RivalsAnalyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 5:30 AM
Analyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and The CompetitionAnalyzing BHP Billiton (BHP) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 1:30 AM
UPDATE: JPMorgan Upgrades BHP Billiton (BHP) to Neutral - StreetInsider.comUPDATE: JPMorgan Upgrades BHP Billiton (BHP) to Neutral - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - December 14 at 5:35 PM
BHP Billiton (BHP) Lifted to Neutral at J P Morgan Chase & CoBHP Billiton (BHP) Lifted to Neutral at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 12:36 PM
BHP Billiton (BHP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchBHP Billiton (BHP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 12:46 PM
BHP Billiton moves closer to US shale sale or spin-offBHP Billiton moves closer to US shale sale or spin-off
www.lse.co.uk - December 12 at 10:15 AM
BHP Billiton (BHP) a Buy on Superior Earnings Visibility - Investorplace.comBHP Billiton (BHP) a Buy on Superior Earnings Visibility - Investorplace.com
www.investorplace.com - December 9 at 9:49 AM
Drilling Permit Roundup: BHP Billiton continues Eagle Ford projects despite shale sale plansDrilling Permit Roundup: BHP Billiton continues Eagle Ford projects despite shale sale plans
www.bizjournals.com - December 6 at 5:05 PM
Worlds No. 1 Miner Sees Bigger Role for Carbon-Capture SystemsWorld's No. 1 Miner Sees Bigger Role for Carbon-Capture Systems
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 5:05 PM
Gulf Of Mexico Production Recovers After Recent SlumpGulf Of Mexico Production Recovers After Recent Slump
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 5:05 PM
Key Data Points for Copper InvestorsKey Data Points for Copper Investors
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 5:02 PM
Healthy Earnings Visibility Keep BHP Billiton (BHP) a Buy - Investorplace.comHealthy Earnings Visibility Keep BHP Billiton (BHP) a Buy - Investorplace.com
www.investorplace.com - December 1 at 5:07 PM
Iron Ore Impact: Will China’s Credit Growth Tighten Further?Iron Ore Impact: Will China’s Credit Growth Tighten Further?
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 5:07 PM
What’s Driving Analysts’ Bullish Estimates for BHP for 2018?What’s Driving Analysts’ Bullish Estimates for BHP for 2018?
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:23 PM
Head to Head Analysis: BHP Billiton (BHP) vs. Its CompetitorsHead to Head Analysis: BHP Billiton (BHP) vs. Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 9:24 AM
Miners Look at Avenues to Deploy Cash amid Strong Metal PricesMiners Look at Avenues to Deploy Cash amid Strong Metal Prices
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:12 PM
Who Wouldnt Dig an 11% Yield? Miners Just Might Pay ItWho Wouldn't Dig an 11% Yield? Miners Just Might Pay It
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:12 PM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 5:56 AM
Investors Buy Large Volume of BHP Billiton Limited Put Options (BHP)Investors Buy Large Volume of BHP Billiton Limited Put Options (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 2:02 AM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) versus The Competition Critical AnalysisBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) versus The Competition Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 9:30 PM
BHP Billiton’s (BHP) Raised to BuyBHP Billiton’s (BHP) Raised to Buy
investorplace.com - November 17 at 9:14 PM
BHP Billiton expects continued volatility in marketsBHP Billiton expects continued volatility in markets
www.lse.co.uk - November 16 at 12:01 PM
Is Freeport-McMoRan, Inc. a Buy?Is Freeport-McMoRan, Inc. a Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:01 PM
Brazil resumes murder trial in Samarco mining disaster - ReutersBrazil resumes murder trial in Samarco mining disaster - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 14 at 5:00 PM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 14 - ReutersUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 14 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 14 at 1:14 AM
Should you buy these ASX resources shares?Should you buy these ASX resources shares?
www.fool.com.au - November 12 at 4:26 PM
Earnings Growth Restrict BHP Billiton (BHP) Rating - Investorplace.comEarnings Growth Restrict BHP Billiton (BHP) Rating - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - November 11 at 12:58 PM
Why the BlueScope Steel Limited CEO his selling his sharesWhy the BlueScope Steel Limited CEO his selling his shares
www.fool.com.au - November 9 at 5:44 PM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) versus Rio Tinto plc (RTP) Financial AnalysisBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) versus Rio Tinto plc (RTP) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 11:48 AM
BHP Billiton Limited Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BHP)BHP Billiton Limited Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 1:26 AM
BHP exec: Everything is going very well in Mexico - Houston Business JournalBHP exec: 'Everything is going very well in Mexico' - Houston Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - November 6 at 5:37 PM
Rating for BHP Billiton (BHP) Lowered by Eroding Earnings Growth - Investorplace.comRating for BHP Billiton (BHP) Lowered by Eroding Earnings Growth - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - November 4 at 11:17 PM
Comparing Rio Tinto plc (RTP) & BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)Comparing Rio Tinto plc (RTP) & BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 3 at 7:53 AM
BHP Billiton looks for next big copper project - Financial TimesBHP Billiton looks for next big copper project - Financial Times
www.ft.com - November 2 at 3:15 AM
China Credit Growth Exceeds Estimates—Looking AheadChina Credit Growth Exceeds Estimates—Looking Ahead
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 5:13 PM
BHP Billiton and Vale given short extension over Samarco settlementBHP Billiton and Vale given short extension over Samarco settlement
www.lse.co.uk - October 31 at 10:49 PM
BHP, Vale get extension on Brazil mine disaster settlement - Seeking AlphaBHP, Vale get extension on Brazil mine disaster settlement - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 31 at 5:42 PM
Slater & Gordon Limited tells shareholders we could go bustSlater & Gordon Limited tells shareholders we could go bust
www.fool.com.au - October 30 at 10:38 PM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 5:46 AM
Why the Fortescue Metals Group Limited share price sank like a stone todayWhy the Fortescue Metals Group Limited share price sank like a stone today
www.fool.com.au - October 26 at 9:15 AM
Will the Rio Tinto Limited share price be hit by the SEC’s investigation?Will the Rio Tinto Limited share price be hit by the SEC’s investigation?
www.fool.com.au - October 24 at 11:32 PM
Doctor Copper Moved to a New Floor Last WeekDoctor Copper Moved to a New Floor Last Week
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 5:25 PM
Doctor Copper Moved to a New Floor Last WeekDoctor Copper Moved to a New Floor Last Week
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 5:25 PM
Analytics for Quant Score Drive Upgrade of BHP Billiton (BHP) to Buy - Investorplace.comAnalytics for Quant Score Drive Upgrade of BHP Billiton (BHP) to Buy - Investorplace.com
www.investorplace.com - October 20 at 6:17 PM
Equities Analysts Set Expectations for BHP Billiton Limiteds FY2018 Earnings (BHP)Equities Analysts Set Expectations for BHP Billiton Limited's FY2018 Earnings (BHP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 5:28 PM
BHP Billiton (BHP) Poised to Grow on Robust Growth Drivers - NasdaqBHP Billiton (BHP) Poised to Grow on Robust Growth Drivers - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 19 at 5:08 PM
Transocean Gets A 2-Year Job From BHP, Agrees To 75% Discount From Previous Rate - Seeking AlphaTransocean Gets A 2-Year Job From BHP, Agrees To 75% Discount From Previous Rate - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 18 at 10:49 PM
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to BuyBHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 10:22 PM
BHP Billiton copper output drops but FY guidance unchangedBHP Billiton copper output drops but FY guidance unchanged
www.lse.co.uk - October 18 at 5:49 PM
Rio Tinto fraud charge won't have big impact on firm: inv...Rio Tinto fraud charge won't have big impact on firm: inv...
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 5:49 PM

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