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BP Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.48
+0.22 (+1.44 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.24
Now: $15.48
$15.50
50-Day Range
$14.90
MA: $17.45
$20.06
52-Week Range
$14.74
Now: $15.48
$40.08
Volume22.59 million shs
Average Volume16.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$52.27 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.32%
Beta0.75
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 onshore wind sites. BP p.l.c. was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-0-20-7496-5311
Employees70,100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$282.62 billion
Cash Flow$8.55 per share
Book Value$24.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.03 billion

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares3,376,480,000
Market Cap$52.27 billion
Next Earnings Date2/2/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$15.48
+0.22 (+1.44 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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BP (NYSE:BP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BP's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

BP's stock was trading at $24.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BP shares have decreased by 37.2% and is now trading at $15.48.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BP?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BP in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is BP's next earnings date?

BP is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021.
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How were BP's earnings last quarter?

BP plc (NYSE:BP) posted its earnings results on Sunday, November, 1st. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.07. The oil and gas exploration company earned $44.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $45.84 billion. BP had a negative return on equity of 3.64% and a negative net margin of 10.45%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 36.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share.
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How often does BP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BP?

BP declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 28th. Investors of record on Friday, November 6th will be given a dividend of $0.315 per share on Friday, December 18th. This represents a $1.26 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 5th. This is a positive change from BP's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31.
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What price target have analysts set for BP?

23 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for BP's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate BP's share price to reach $29.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 90.1% from the stock's current price.
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Has BP been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BP stock has been trending positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BP earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage 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 stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting BP?

BP saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 8,450,000 shares, an increase of 30.0% from the September 30th total of 6,500,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 13,220,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.6 days. Approximately 0.3% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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), Chevron (CVX), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are BP's key executives?

BP's management team includes the following 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

What is BP's stock symbol?

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

Who are BP's major shareholders?

BP's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (0.02%), SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda (0.02%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.02%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.01%), Klingenstein Fields & Co. LP (0.01%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling BP stock?

BP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Fluent Financial LLC, Usca Ria LLC, SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda, Comerica Bank, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Transform Wealth LLC, and Private Asset Management Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying BP stock?

BP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Canal Capital Management LLC, Corrado Advisors LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Syntal Capital Partners LLC, and CWM LLC.

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 $15.48.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of $52.27 billion and generates $282.62 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $4.03 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.95 on an earnings per share basis. BP employs 70,100 workers across the globe.

What is BP's official website?

The official website for BP is 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 44-0-20-7496-5311 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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