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NYSE:BP - BP Stock Price, Forecast & News

$35.36
-0.62 (-1.72 %)
(As of 02/24/2020 06:37 AM ET)
Today's Range
$35.21
Now: $35.36
$35.64
50-Day Range
$35.23
MA: $37.57
$39.90
52-Week Range
$35.07
Now: $35.36
$45.38
Volume10.69 million shs
Average Volume9.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$120.07 billion
P/E Ratio29.47
Dividend Yield7.07%
Beta0.79
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$282.62 billion
Cash Flow$8.36 per share
Book Value$29.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.03 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees73,000
Outstanding Shares3,395,550,000
Market Cap$120.07 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (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, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $0.63 per share on Friday, March 27th. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th. This is a boost from BP's previous quarterly dividend of $0.61. View BP's Dividend History.

How were BP's earnings last quarter?

BP plc (NYSE:BP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 4th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.11. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $71.11 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $67.44 billion. BP had a net margin of 1.42% and a return on equity of 9.80%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.04 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 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for BP.

What price target have analysts set for BP?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for BP's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.06 to $53.00. On average, they expect BP's share price to reach $47.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.1% 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 and 10 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 headlines about BP stock have been trending very negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BP earned a daily sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for BP.

Are investors shorting BP?

BP saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,250,000 shares, a drop of 22.4% from the January 15th total of 4,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,590,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the stock 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), Pfizer (PFE), Chevron (CVX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV) 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wealth Quarterback LLC (1.64%), State Street Corp (0.80%), FMR LLC (0.52%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.50%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.35%) and Sanders Capital LLC (0.23%).

Which institutional investors are selling BP stock?

BP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Jennison Associates LLC, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Raymond James & Associates.

Which institutional investors are buying BP stock?

BP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wealth Quarterback LLC, Capital Research Global Investors, Sanders Capital LLC, Captrust Financial Advisors, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Credit Suisse AG, SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.

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 $35.36.

How big of a company is BP?

BP has a market capitalization of $120.07 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 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:  1,047 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  888 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,935
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 2/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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