BHP Group Ltd. (BHP)

54.16
0.47 0.88
NYSE : Non-Energy Minerals
Prev Close 53.69
Open 53.32
Day Low/High 53.32 / 54.17
52 Wk Low/High 29.78 / 56.78
Volume 1.51M
Avg Volume 2.18M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.47B
Market Cap 117.91B
EPS 3.40
P/E Ratio 31.83
Div & Yield 2.86 (5.73%)
Political Capital Is Being Misspent in D.C.

Political Capital Is Being Misspent in D.C.

Washington kerfuffles should bode well for gold and other 'portfolio protection' assets.

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Energy and materials names dominate the bearish ledger.

Geopolitical Fears Weigh on Gold

Geopolitical Fears Weigh on Gold

Such things used to be shrugged off as non-events, but they're becoming cause for concern.

OPEC Productions Cuts Are Having an Impact

OPEC Productions Cuts Are Having an Impact

Meanwhile, warmer weather in Northeast and Midwest isn't helping natural gas prices.

Global Financial News: European Economic Activity Surges to a 6-Year High

Global Financial News: European Economic Activity Surges to a 6-Year High

European stocks traded mixed Tuesday, with futures prices pointing to an uncertain open on Wall Street, as investors continued to focus on mounting regional political risks amid stronger-than-expected economic data

Commodity Price Surge Bolsters BHP's First-Half Profits

Commodity Price Surge Bolsters BHP's First-Half Profits

BHP Billiton posted stronger-than-expected first-half earnings Tuesday and boosted its interim divided thanks to a surge in global commodity prices and an optimistic outlook for 2017.

5 Earnings to Watch Next Week

5 Earnings to Watch Next Week

Keep an eye on these earnings reports.

Cramer: Trade the Miners, Don't Invest in Them

Cramer: Trade the Miners, Don't Invest in Them

And be aware that the trade is already long in the tooth.

Sinking Treasury Yield Lifts Gold

Sinking Treasury Yield Lifts Gold

Political risk both domestically and abroad is a contributing factor.

Risk-On Trade Rising Means Gold Falling

Risk-On Trade Rising Means Gold Falling

Base metals are giving back some of their early week gains, as oil prices rise to nearly $54.

Cramer: How Small Business Can Have a Big Impact on the Market

Cramer: How Small Business Can Have a Big Impact on the Market

Survey says: Maybe business is getting better.

BHP Billiton Is Ready for Fresh Gains

BHP Billiton Is Ready for Fresh Gains

With hindsight, I hope you bought a month ago when I recommended it.

Trump Worries Help Precious Metals Rebound

Trump Worries Help Precious Metals Rebound

Gold is trading an above-average 20-25 million oz. per day so far this week.

Oil's Strong Start Doesn't Last

Oil's Strong Start Doesn't Last

Reminders of uncertainty give safe havens like gold some traction.

Hot Spots Justify Hitting the 'Hard Stuff'

Hot Spots Justify Hitting the 'Hard Stuff'

A trade war can be as significant to gold prices as one with real guns.

Why I'm Digging BHP Billiton

Why I'm Digging BHP Billiton

Slowing momentum suggests a pullback to buy BHP.

Trump Infrastructure Hype in Perspective

Trump Infrastructure Hype in Perspective

A 10% rise in U.S. copper demand can be offset by a 1% drop in Chinese copper demand.

Don't Bet Against Metals and Mining Momentum

Don't Bet Against Metals and Mining Momentum

We like to see broad participation among stocks that have been latent for years.

Any OPEC Meeting Oil Rally Is Made to Fade

Any OPEC Meeting Oil Rally Is Made to Fade

There's no reason to think any resolution on the table will offset the current supply glut.

Gold Price, Equities Taking a Hit

Gold Price, Equities Taking a Hit

But base metals are doing well in today's risk-on rally.

Gold Price Pop of 20% Possible Post-Nov. 8

Gold Price Pop of 20% Possible Post-Nov. 8

Assuming a Clinton win, she may be handicapped, by both federal investigators and Republicans.

Hard Assets Like Gold for Portfolio Safety

Hard Assets Like Gold for Portfolio Safety

But it's probably premature to buy crude oil on the current dip.

Short-Interest Tables Show Traders Are Watching the Wrong Stocks

Short-Interest Tables Show Traders Are Watching the Wrong Stocks

It's just as dumb to short energy companies as it is to short mining companies.

Energy Sector Rebounding, Gold Gaining

Energy Sector Rebounding, Gold Gaining

Base metals are trading in a narrow range as investors eye Chinese production.

China Slowdown Hits Industrial Metals

China Slowdown Hits Industrial Metals

As the Fed is the monetary policymaker of the globe, this slowdown may pause Fed action.

Cramer: We've Lost Large Areas of Investible Sectors

Cramer: We've Lost Large Areas of Investible Sectors

This is what's behind the fall of such magnitude that we are seeing.

Fed Non-Move Better for Gold Than Stocks

Fed Non-Move Better for Gold Than Stocks

Oil is the biggest beneficiary of Fed inaction and the subsequent dollar weakness.

With Commodities Low, Rate Hike Unlikely

With Commodities Low, Rate Hike Unlikely

Copper and crude have been a good measure of economic activity, but both are at historically low levels.

BHP Billiton Has Mined as Much as It Can From This Uptrend

BHP Billiton Has Mined as Much as It Can From This Uptrend

Look for a relatively shallow pullback in the weeks ahead.

Australia's Teflon Economy Goes a Quarter Century Without a Recession

Australia's Teflon Economy Goes a Quarter Century Without a Recession

The Lucky Country has now gone a quarter of a century without a recession. A Teflon-coated economy indeed.