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NYSE:BP - BP Stock Price, Forecast & News

$36.94
-0.02 (-0.05 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 11:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
$36.87
Now: $36.94
$37.44
50-Day Range
$36.53
MA: $38.31
$39.75
52-Week Range
$35.73
Now: $36.94
$45.38
Volume7.88 million shs
Average Volume6.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$125.43 billion
P/E Ratio9.72
Dividend Yield6.60%
Beta0.77
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). Read More…

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$8.43 per share
Book Value$30.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$9.38 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees73,000
Outstanding Shares3,395,550,000
Market Cap$125.43 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.615 per share on Friday, June 21st. This represents a $2.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th. View BP's Dividend History.

How were BP's earnings last quarter?

BP plc (NYSE:BP) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 29th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.13. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $69.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $78.86 billion. BP had a return on equity of 10.67% and a net margin of 1.66%. View BP's Earnings History.

When is BP's next earnings date?

BP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for BP.

What price target have analysts set for BP?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for BP's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate BP's stock price to reach $45.89 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BP.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BP?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BP in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BP.

Has BP been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BP stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BP earned a coverage optimism score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for BP.

Are investors shorting BP?

BP saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,660,000 shares, an increase of 20.4% from the November 14th total of 4,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,420,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.8 days. Currently, 0.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View BP's Current Options Chain.

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), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), Chevron (CVX), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 (Age 58)
  • 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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (0.83%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.27%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.11%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.08%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.07%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.07%).

Which major investors are selling BP stock?

BP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Point72 Asset Management L.P., OLD Republic International Corp, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc, Greylin Investment Mangement Inc. and SG Americas Securities LLC.

Which major investors are buying BP stock?

BP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Phoenix Holdings Ltd., State Street Corp, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Soros Fund Management LLC, Voya Investment Management LLC and Northern Oak Wealth Management Inc..

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BP's stock price today?

One share of BP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.94.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of $125.43 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 73,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BP.

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:  996 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  844 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,840
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 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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