BHP Billiton Share Price (BLT)

1,595.80 -11.20 (-0.70%) delayed: 11:25PM GMT
Bid price 1,595.20 Open price 1,597.00
Ask price 1,595.80 Prev close 1,595.80
High price 1,613.40 Spread 0.04%
Low price 1,579.40 Volume 10,704,791

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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) 1,595.80 Net Gearing (%) 34.30
Market Capitalisation (£m) 33,940.99 Gross Gearing (%) 46.39
Shares in issue (m) 2,112.07 Debt Ratio 40.62
P/E Ratio 14.52 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.79
Total dividends per share (p) 83.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.87
Dividend Yield (%) 3.31 Price to book value 0.54
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

07:00 18/01/2018

Operational Review Half Year Ended 31 Dec 2017

/* */ RNS Number : 2002C BHP Billiton PLC 17 January 2018     Release Time IMMEDIATE Date 18 January 2018 Release Number 01/18   BHP OPERATIONAL REVIEW FOR THE HALF YEAR ENDED 31...

13:00 15/01/2018

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on BHP Billiton PLC

Deutsche Bank today reaffirms its buy investment rating on BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) and raised its price target to 1900p (from 1650p). Story provided by

14:10 11/01/2018

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on BHP Billiton PLC

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) and raised its price target to 1405p (from 1400p). Story provided by

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BHP Billiton Share Price Discussions

3 months ago


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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