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

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$42.46 +0.17 (+0.40 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$42.29
Today's Range$42.2137 - $42.54
52-Week Range$36.28 - $47.83
Volume5.14 million shs
Average Volume6.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$141.95 billion
P/E Ratio11.17
Dividend Yield5.82%
Beta0.82
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7496-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$303.74 billion
Cash Flow$8.7546 per share
Book Value$30.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$9.38 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees69,700
Outstanding Shares3,343,077,000
Market Cap$141.95 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

BP (NYSE:BP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BP's stock symbol?

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

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

BP announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.615 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $2.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. View BP's Dividend History.

How were BP's earnings last quarter?

BP plc (NYSE:BP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 5th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.27. The oil and gas exploration company earned $75.68 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $78.78 billion. BP had a net margin of 3.09% and a return on equity of 12.45%. BP's quarterly revenue was up 11.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.11 EPS. View BP's Earnings History.

When is BP's next earnings date?

BP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BP.

What price target have analysts set for BP?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for BP's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.10 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate BP's share price to reach $54.42 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BP.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BP?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BP in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 8 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?

News coverage about BP stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BP earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company'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 AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (xom), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC) and Pfizer (PFE).

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

Who are BP's major shareholders?

BP's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.69%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.51%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.31%), BlackRock Inc. (0.24%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.23%) and Sanders Capital LLC (0.19%).

Which major investors are selling BP stock?

BP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, ARGA Investment Management LP, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd. and Acadian Asset Management LLC.

Which major investors are buying BP stock?

BP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, South Texas Money Management Ltd., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC and Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD..

How do I buy shares of BP?

Shares of BP 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 BP's stock price today?

One share of BP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.46.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of $141.95 billion and generates $303.74 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $9.38 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.80 on an earnings per share basis. BP employs 69,700 workers across the globe.

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 X0, SW1Y 4PD. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7496-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BP (NYSE BP)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  793 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  677 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,470
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 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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