BHP Billiton Share Price (BLT)

1,175.00 +21.50 (+1.86%) delayed: 5:31PM BST
Bid price 1,174.50 Open price 1,168.00
Ask price 1,175.00 Prev close 1,175.00
High price 1,181.33 Spread 0.04%
Low price 1,168.00 Volume 8,434,825

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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) 1,175.00 Net Gearing (%) 40.83
Market Capitalisation (£m) 24,362.75 Gross Gearing (%) 49.50
Shares in issue (m) 2,112.07 Debt Ratio 43.66
P/E Ratio -9.61 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.79
Total dividends per share (p) 30.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.98
Dividend Yield (%) 3.00 Price to book value 0.41
Dividend cover (x) 2.54 ROCE (%) -6.81
Earning per share (p) -120.00 EPS Growth (%) -434.26
52 week high / low 1,518.50 / 786.40 DPS Growth (%) -75.81

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 NED 28,000
01/09/2015 BUY Malcolm Brinded NED 20,000
26/05/2015 TIN Andrew Mackenzie CEO 41

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BHP Billiton Company News

08:20 27/04/2017

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

Deutsche Bank today reaffirms its hold investment rating on BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) and cut its price target to 1450p (from 1460p). Story provided by

17:02 26/04/2017

BP jumps as oil hits $50 a barrel

A bounce back in oil prices boosted oil giant BP (BP.) by 1% and helped the FTSE gain positive momentum after subdued trading. Brent crude oil was up 0.4% to $52.29, while West Texas Intermediate hit the $50 mark per barrel. The blue-chip index closed 0.2% up at 7,288. OVERSEAS MARKETS US...

11:58 26/04/2017

FTSE falls flat as miners drag on performance

Miners were subdued on flat commodity prices, with Glencore (GLEN) and Anglo American (AAL) among the casualties. Banks eased back after a stronger run on Tuesday, with Natwest owner Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Lloyds (LLOY) falling by up to 1.2%. Brent crude oil declined 0.4% to $51.84...

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BHP Billiton Share Price Discussions

3 days 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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