BP p.l.c. Company Profile (NYSE:BP)

About BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)

BP p.l.c. logoBP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company owns an interest in OJSC Oil Company Rosneft (Rosneft), an oil and gas company. The Company's segments include Upstream, Downstream, Rosneft, and Other businesses and corporate. The Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, as well as midstream transportation, storage and processing. The Downstream segment has global manufacturing and marketing operations. The Rosneft segment has a resource base of hydrocarbons onshore and offshore. The Other businesses and corporate segment comprises the biofuels and wind businesses, shipping and treasury functions, and corporate activities around the world. 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.bp.com
  • Market Cap: $124.504 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,281,102,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $35.05
  • 52 Week Range: $32.53 - $38.68
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 945.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.18
  • P/E Growth: 0.25
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $209.85 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.59
  • Book Value: $29.50 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.28
  • Annual Dividend: $2.38
  • Dividend Yield: 6.3%
  • EBIDTA: $19.97 billion
  • Net Margins: 1.74%
  • Return on Equity: 3.64%
  • Return on Assets: 1.34%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.56%
  • Current Ratio: 1.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.88%
  • Average Volume: 4.35 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Short Ratio: 2.57

Frequently Asked Questions for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)

What is BP p.l.c.'s stock symbol?

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

How often does BP p.l.c. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BP p.l.c.?

BP p.l.c. declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 11th will be given a dividend of $0.595 per share on Friday, September 22nd. This represents a $2.38 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.29%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 9th. View BP p.l.c.'s Dividend History.

How were BP p.l.c.'s earnings last quarter?

BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.18. The firm had revenue of $56.51 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $56.09 billion. BP p.l.c. had a return on equity of 3.64% and a net margin of 1.74%. The firm's revenue was up 21.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.23 earnings per share. View BP p.l.c.'s Earnings History.

When will BP p.l.c. make its next earnings announcement?

BP p.l.c. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BP p.l.c..

Where is BP p.l.c.'s stock going? Where will BP p.l.c.'s stock price be in 2017?

21 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for BP p.l.c.'s stock. Their predictions range from $30.66 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate BP p.l.c.'s stock price to reach $36.58 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BP p.l.c..

Who are some of BP p.l.c.'s key competitors?

Who are BP p.l.c.'s key executives?

BP p.l.c.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert W. Dudley, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Lamar McKay, Deputy Group Chief Executive
  • Brian Gilvary, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Tufan Erginbilgic, Chief Executive - Downstream
  • Bernard Looney, Chief Executive - Upstream
  • Helmut Schuster, Executive Vice President, Group Human Resources Director
  • Bob Fryar, Executive Vice President - Safety and Operational risk
  • Andy Hopwood, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - Strategy and Regions, Upstream
  • Dev Sanyal, Executive Vice President - Regions, Chief Executive - Alternative Energy
  • Eric Leslie Nitcher, Group General Counsel

Who owns BP p.l.c. stock?

BP p.l.c.'s stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.20%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (0.19%), Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (0.12%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.12%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.09%) and Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.07%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BP p.l.c..

Who sold BP p.l.c. stock? Who is selling BP p.l.c. stock?

BP p.l.c.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Willis Investment Counsel, Quantbot Technologies LP, Nationwide Fund Advisors, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BP p.l.c..

Who bought BP p.l.c. stock? Who is buying BP p.l.c. stock?

BP p.l.c.'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., TIAA FSB, Aperio Group LLC, IFP Advisors Inc, Blair William & Co. IL, Bridges Investment Counsel Inc. and First Merchants Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for BP p.l.c..

How do I buy BP p.l.c. stock?

Shares of BP p.l.c. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BP p.l.c.'s stock price today?

One share of BP p.l.c. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.82.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BP p.l.c. (NYSE BP)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  540 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  454 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  994
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BP p.l.c. 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

Consensus Ratings for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: $36.58 (3.29% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
8/29/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$36.00LowView Rating Details
8/25/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$39.00LowView Rating Details
8/1/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$37.00LowView Rating Details
7/26/2017Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> Hold$35.04 -> $34.90LowView Rating Details
6/30/2017Kepler Capital MarketsDowngradeHold -> ReduceLowView Rating Details
6/30/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
6/21/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
6/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightLowView Rating Details
6/12/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
6/1/2017ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $41.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017SimmonsBoost Price TargetNeutral$34.00 -> $35.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$38.88 -> $30.66MediumView Rating Details
4/4/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
2/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingHold$34.70N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2016Howard WeilDowngradeFocus List -> Outperform$42.00N/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016Independent Research GmbHUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/30/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$33.50 -> $35.50N/AView Rating Details
10/11/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/6/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/11/2016Collins StewartReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.54 -> $34.05N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$45.00N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$43.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2015Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
Earnings by Quarter for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
Earnings History by Quarter for BP p.l.c. (NYSE BP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/20176/30/2017$0.39$0.21$56.09 billion$56.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/20173/31/2017$0.38$0.46$59.87 billion$55.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416$0.16$0.13$54.70 billion$51.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.22$0.30$50.51 billion$48.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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
2/2/2016Q4 2015$0.12$0.06$14.96 billion$49.23 billionViewN/AView 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$0.82$0.74$93.70 million$74.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q3$0.92$0.99$94.01 billion$94.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$1.15$1.18$94.71 billion$96.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q1 2014$1.10$1.04$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 p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
Most Recent Dividend:9/22/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.38
Dividend Yield:6.29%
Dividend Growth:2.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:206.96% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
156.58% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
114.42% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)

Dividend History by Quarter for BP p.l.c. (NYSE BP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Headline Trends for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
Latest Headlines for BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)
americanbankingnews.com logoBP p.l.c. (BP) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 1:00 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoExpect A Flurry Of Oil Deals In This Asian Nation
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 3:40 PM
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seekingalpha.com - September 21 at 11:33 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 11:33 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBP: Buy It On Sale - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 20 at 10:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoSan Francisco and Oakland sue top five oil and gas companies over costs of climate change
www.marketwatch.com - September 20 at 5:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShell to Expand Presence in Asia and Alternative Fuel Market
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:28 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 4:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOil & Gas Stock Roundup: BP's Contract Renewal, SDRL's Bankruptcy, REN's Asset Sale
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 4:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Upgrades BP p.l.c. (BP) to Outperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 11:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina To Dictate Energy Growth In Coming Years
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 10:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP: Boring is Beautiful
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:04 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 10:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina To Dictate Energy Growth In Coming Years
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 9:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCrude oil won't spend much time above $50 per barrel: NYSE trader
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 4:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP And Azerbaijan Lock In Caspian Sea Oil Deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBP And Azerbaijan Lock In Caspian Sea Oil Deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSoaring Demand Drives Oil Market Recovery
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 5:05 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 5:19 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 5:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBP Midstream Partners Files For Blockbuster IPO - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 13 at 10:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShort Sellers Run for Cover From Major Oil
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 5:53 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Analysis: BP p.l.c. (BP) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPipeline Spinoff Should Lighten BP's Heavy Debt Load
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 10:09 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 10:09 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:07 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:07 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:07 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 10:56 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 5:06 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 10:00 PM
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www.bloomberg.com - September 4 at 2:19 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 4:18 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 4:10 PM
bizjournals.com logoAsia-Pacific Enhanced Oil Recovery Market By Onshore Vs. Offshore, By Type, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012 - 2022
www.bizjournals.com - September 1 at 10:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Weighs in on BP p.l.c.'s FY2018 Earnings (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 12:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoMiddle East & Africa Enhanced Oil Recovery Market By Onshore Vs. Offshore, By Type, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012 - 2022
www.bizjournals.com - August 31 at 4:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBP p.l.c. (BP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 12:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for BP p.l.c. Issued By Jefferies Group (BP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 7:36 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 3:05 AM



BP p.l.c. (BP) Chart for Sunday, September, 24, 2017

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