BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP)

BHP (NYSE:Metals & Mining)
neg -1.49
Today's Range: 71.70 - 72.81 | BHP Avg Daily Volume: 1,544,300
Last Update: 07/30/14 - 12:56 PM EDT
Volume: 1,274,721
YTD Performance: 7.77%
Open: $72.68
Previous Close: $73.50
52 Week Range: $62.49 - $73.91
Oustanding Shares: 2,673,938,279
Market Cap: 195,598,585,109
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 3 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 2 2 2 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.83 1.83 1.83 1.60
Latest Dividend: 1.18
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.23%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/05/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.97
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BHP Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.97 18.00 28.94
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.45% 14.75% -19.72%
Revenue -8.70 0.25 0.08
Net Income -28.70 -0.15 -0.05
EPS -29.90 -0.11 -0.04
Earnings for BHP:
Revenue 65.97B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/14) Qtr (09/14) FY (06/14) FY (06/15)
Average Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $5.34 $5.33
Number of Analysts 0 0 3 3
High Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $5.46 $5.74
Low Estimate $n.a. $n.a. $5.24 $5.04
Prior Year $n.a. $n.a. $4.42 $5.34
Growth Rate (Year over Year) n.a.% n.a.% 20.81% -0.25%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Rumor has it that BHP Billiton will acquire Mosaic.

BHP Billiton to Buy Potash? Real Money Pro($)

Rumor has it.
Mar 27, 2014 | 8:05 AM EDT
BHP cut its numbers, Jefferies said. Driven by new commodity price forecasts. $73 price target and Buy rating. 
Companies have done some significant cost cutting.
The company's latest acreage play in the Eagle Ford is starting to show some signs of life.

Late-Afternoon Look Real Money Pro($)

Analysts are busy today.
But I'll need to see a trigger fire off before I take the plunge.
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