BHP Billiton Share Price (BLT)

1,577.40 -20.60 (-1.29%) delayed: 9:38PM GMT
Bid price 1,577.40 Open price 1,607.00
Ask price 1,578.00 Prev close 1,577.40
High price 1,614.20 Spread 0.04%
Low price 1,577.40 Volume 12,399,942

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BHP Billiton Share Price Information

Name BHP Billiton Epic BLT
Sector Mining ISIN GB0000566504
Activites BHP Billiton is a global leader in the resources industry. Formed from a merger between BHP and Billiton, it brings together an exceptional mix of quality, low-cost resource assets, complemented by a strong management team determined to operate its assets in an efficient manner. Reflecting its aim to be a premier global company, it occupies significant positions in major commodity businesses, including aluminium, energy coal and metallurgical coal, copper, manganese, iron ore, uranium, nickel, silver and titanium minerals, and has substantial interests in oil, gas, liquefied natural gas and diamonds. Index FTSE 100

BHP Billiton Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 1,577.40 Net Gearing (%) 34.30
Market Capitalisation (£m) 33,256.68 Gross Gearing (%) 46.39
Shares in issue (m) 2,112.07 Debt Ratio 40.62
P/E Ratio 14.22 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.79
Total dividends per share (p) 83.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.87
Dividend Yield (%) 3.38 Price to book value 0.53
Dividend cover (x) 1.33 ROCE (%) 9.77
Earning per share (p) 110.70 EPS Growth (%) 192.25
52 week high / low 1,662.40 / 1,103.00 DPS Growth (%) 176.67

BHP Billiton Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
08/09/2016 BUY Anita Frew NED 6,000
05/09/2016 TIN Andrew Mackenzie CEO 38,625
11/03/2016 BUY Malcolm Brinded RES 28,000
01/09/2015 BUY Malcolm Brinded RES 20,000
26/05/2015 TIN Andrew Mackenzie CEO 41

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BHP Billiton Company News

07:14 13/02/2018

BHP Billiton to take $1.8bn hit from new US tax law

BHP said it expects to recognise an income tax expense of US$1.8bn following the lowering of US Federal corporate income tax rate from 35% to 21% as well as other measures introduced by the recently enacted US Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The company said that the tax expense will be treated as an...

07:00 13/02/2018

US Tax Reform

RNS Number : 7094E BHP Billiton PLC 13 February 2018         NEWS RELEASE   Release Time IMMEDIATE Date 13 February 2018 Location Melbourne, Australia Release Number 02/18...

12:02 08/02/2018

UK stock market back in negative territory alongside European stocks

The UK stock market started to fall again, echoing movements last night on Wall Street. The FTSE 100 traded 0.8% lower at 7,221 in late morning trading on Thursday. European markets were also weak including a 1.1% fall in Germany's Dax index to 12,451 and a 0.9% decline in the Paris Cac 40 index...

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BHP Billiton Share Price Discussions

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Company is the world’s largest diversified resources group. It has seven divisions: Petroleum, Aluminium, Base Metals, Carbon Steel materials, Diamonds and speciality products, Energy coal and Stainless steel materials.             Red = 25 day moving average.           Green = 200 day moving...

more than 1 year ago

Billiton bouncing off 460 support level for 14 points (BLT)

Nice 6 month chart 525 next stop ?

more than 1 year ago

BHP BILLITON 6 month chart with sma's for quick reference. (BLT)

I've been a fan of these for four years and they've done me proud. Currently holding and looking for £9 again in the near term.

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