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BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP.AX)

BHP.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

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Prev Close
$25.98
Open
$26.23
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$26.41
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Volume
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52-wk High
$27.95
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$19.71

BHP.AX

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About

BHP Billiton Limited is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas. The Copper... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.13
Market Cap(Mil.): $129,367.90
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,322.97
Dividend: 0.53
Yield (%): 2.79

Financials

  BHP.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 43.73 21.98 51.45
EPS (TTM): 0.59 -- --
ROI: 2.93 6.54 9.44
ROE: 4.43 9.89 12.44

UPDATE 5-BHP to quit U.S. shale business as annual profit surges

* Says "actively pursuing" exit from U.S. shale business (Adds CFO comment on potash, shale sale deadline, updates share price)

22 Aug 2017

BHP uses commodity rally to fortify position

HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - BHP is using a commodity rally to fortify its financial position and placate critics. The Anglo-Australian miner swung to an annual net profit of $5.9 billion - missing forecasts but still improving on last year's $6.4 billion loss. Plans to exit a troubled shale business and hold off on investing in fertiliser mining chime with some demands from Elliott, the activist hedge fund. That compromise, plus a continued focus on financial strength, looks sensible.

22 Aug 2017

UPDATE 1-BHP to spend $2.5 bln on extending life of Chilean copper mine

* Rival Rio Tinto also expanding copper production (Adds context, quotes, detail)

17 Aug 2017

Hedge fund Elliott ups stakes at BHP by crossing threshold

MELBOURNE/LONDON Hedge fund Elliott Management has upped the stakes at BHP, gaining powers to push for change by raising its holding in the miner's London-listed arm to 5 percent.

16 Aug 2017

Hedge fund Elliott ups stakes at BHP by crossing threshold

MELBOURNE/LONDON Hedge fund Elliott Management has upped the stakes at BHP , gaining powers to push for change by raising its holding in the miner's London-listed arm to 5 percent.

16 Aug 2017

UPDATE 2-Glencore raises trading guidance, sees electric vehicles boosting demand

* Ups FY f'cast for adjusted EBIT in trading business by $100 mln

10 Aug 2017

UPDATE 2-First Quantum to shutter Australia nickel mine in September

* Other producers eye electric battery market (Adds analyst, Glencore comment, details)

10 Aug 2017

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 10

Aug 10 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 45 points on Thursday, according to financial spreadbetters, with futures down 0.01 percent ahead of the cash market open.

10 Aug 2017

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 10

Aug 10 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 45 points on Thursday, according to financial spreadbetters. * BP: Australia's antitrust regulator said on Thursday it was concerned BP Plc's plan to buy the petrol stations of grocery giant Woolworths Ltd would hurt competition, a sign it may block the A$1.8 billion ($1.4 billion) deal. * SKY: Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey has said he is considering withdrawing his support for Twenty-First Century Fox's attempt

10 Aug 2017

METALS-China aluminium hits 5-year high on capacity closures

MELBOURNE, Aug 10 China aluminium extended gains on Thursday to strike its highest since 2012, with investors flooding into the market on prospects that capacity closures in the world's top producer would tighten supply. FUNDAMENTALS * SHFE ALUMINIUM: Shanghai Futures Exchange aluminium had climbed 1.4 percent to 16,275 yuan ($2,443) a tonne by 0240 GMT, having earlier hit its highest since May 2012 at 16,460 yuan. Open interest flew to a record-high around 900

10 Aug 2017

Earnings vs. Estimates