BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP)

BHP (NYSE:Metals & Mining) EQUITY
pos +0.36
Today's Range: 36.37 - 37.15 | BHP Avg Daily Volume: 3,026,800
Last Update: 03/29/17 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 2,197,258
YTD Performance: 2.10%
Open: $36.45
Previous Close: $36.53
52 Week Range: $23.40 - $41.79
Oustanding Shares: 2,661,221,475
Market Cap: 95,351,565,449
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BHP
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 4 4
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 3 3 3 2
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 1
Mean Rec. 1.86 1.86 1.86 2.14
Latest Dividend: 0.80
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.01%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/08/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 51.19
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BHP Sector Avg. S&P 500
51.19 0.00 30.30
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.86% 42.20% -45.83%
Revenue -30.70 -0.50 -0.22
Net Income -100.00 -1.60 0.00
EPS -100.00 -1.60 0.00
Earnings for BHP:
Revenue 30.91B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/16) Qtr (03/17) FY (06/17) FY (06/18)
Average Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $2.78 $2.87
Number of Analysts 0 0 4 4
High Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $3.10 $3.25
Low Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $2.46 $2.41
Prior Year $n.a. $n.a. $0.46 $2.78
Growth Rate (Year over Year) n.a.% n.a.% 503.26% 3.24%
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With hindsight, I hope you bought a month ago when I recommended it.

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