BP PLC Company Profile (NYSE:BP)

About BP PLC

BP PLC logoBP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes and packaging. The Company operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Rosneft. Its Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production; midstream transportation, storage and processing, and the marketing and trading of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG), together with power and natural gas liquids (NGLs). Its Downstream segment is engaged in refining, manufacturing, marketing, transportation, and supply and trading of crude oil, petroleum, petrochemicals products and related services to wholesale and retail customers. Rosneft is an oil company, which has a resource base of hydrocarbons onshore and offshore.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Major Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BP
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $36.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $35.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.77
  • 52-Week Range: $27.01 - $37.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.09
  • P/E Growth: 0.31
  • Market Cap: $112.66B
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,129,526,000
  • Beta: 1.35
  • Net Margins: -2.76%
  • Return on Equity: 3.32%
  • Return on Assets: 1.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.54%
  • Current Ratio: 1.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BP PLC (NYSE:BP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $38.78 (7.73% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
10/6/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/11/2016Collins StewartReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/16/2016Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/30/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
4/27/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/25/2016SimmonsBoost Price Target$30.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.54 -> $34.05View Rating Details
3/10/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/15/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/15/2015ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> Focus Stock$42.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform -> Focus Stock$42.00View Rating Details
11/27/2015ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
11/11/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details
11/3/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$43.00View Rating Details
10/6/2015Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
9/22/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
9/15/2015Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
9/11/2015Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/11/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeSell -> NeutralView Rating Details
9/4/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$32.41 -> $30.53View Rating Details
8/6/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$43.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
7/29/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/3/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/3/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/19/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
3/3/2015Tudor PickeringDowngradeAccumulate -> HoldView Rating Details
2/4/2015S&P Equity ResearchDowngradeSellView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216$0.28$0.23$50.22 billion$46.44 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116($0.17)$0.17$42.99 billion$38.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.33$0.60$46.76 billion$54.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.55$0.43$50.49 billion$60.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q1$0.24$0.85$51.93 billion$54.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q314$0.51$0.74$93.70 million$74.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q3$0.92$0.99$94.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$1.12$1.18$94.71 billion$96.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014$0.18$1.05$91.50 billion$91.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.89$0.90$62.13 billion$93.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$1.00$1.17$61.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q213$1.13$1.32$62.35 billion$94.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q113$1.10$1.32$93.58 billion$94.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q412$0.18$1.25$96.34 million$98.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$1.29$0.27$88.89 billion$90.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.24$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.27$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.26$2.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$1.82$1.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$1.60$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.26 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.75 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.25$0.28$0.27
Q2 20164$0.25$0.30$0.28
Q3 20164$0.18$0.37$0.27
Q4 20162$0.20$0.27$0.24
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
Annual Dividend:$2.38
Dividend Yield:6.61%
Dividend Growth:6.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-139.18% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
188.89% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
86.55% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BP PLC (NYSE:BP)
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BP PLC (NYSE:BP) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

Last Updated on 10/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff