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BHP Billiton PLC (BLT.L)

BLT.L on London Stock Exchange

1,098.00GBp
23 Sep 2016
Change (% chg)

3.50p (+0.32%)
Prev Close
1,094.50p
Open
1,077.00p
Day's High
1,105.50p
Day's Low
1,071.50p
Volume
8,306,547
Avg. Vol
9,594,760
52-wk High
1,203.50p
52-wk Low
571.60p

BLT.L

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About

BHP Billiton Plc is engaged in exploration, development, production, processing and marketing of minerals, in respect of iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, silver and potash, and exploration, development, production and marketing of conventional and unconventional oil and gas.... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.61
Market Cap(Mil.): £64,098.04
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,322.97
Dividend: 10.56
Yield (%): --

Financials

  BLT.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 564.69 17.68
EPS (TTM): -0.92 -- --
ROI: -6.00 -0.06 8.45
ROE: -10.73 -2.45 9.74

Salary of BHP CEO cut in half after Brazil mine disaster

SYDNEY, Sept 21 BHP Billiton Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie's annual salary was cut in half following the Samarco dam disaster in Brazil that claimed 19 lives and caused widespread environmental damage, the global miner said.

21 Sep 2016

Uncertainty over Brazil Samarco mine hinders restructuring, firm at risk

SAO PAOLO/RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 8 Almost a year after a deadly dam spill at the Samarco mine, owned by BHP Billiton and Vale, there is still no date for restarting operations, complicating attempts to restructure Samarco's debt and increasing the possibility the miner may be allowed to run out of money.

08 Sep 2016

Rio versus BHP boils down to investors' choice of commodity

LONDON, Sept 7 The backgrounds of the leaders of the world's top mining companies illustrate the choice facing investors, with BHP Billiton's chief executive having worked in the oil industry and Rio Tinto's new boss more focused on copper.

07 Sep 2016

INTERVIEW-Australian firm taps coking coal rebound for new mine in 2017

MELBOURNE, Sept 6 A private equity-backed firm expects to dig a new coal mine in Australia's prized Bowen Basin in 2017, tapping into a recovery in prices for coal used to make steel at a time when the world's biggest suppliers have stopped building mines.

06 Sep 2016

Woodside buys half of BHP's stake in Australian gas fields for $400 mln

MELBOURNE, Sept 5 Woodside Petroleum has agreed to buy half of BHP Billiton's stake in the Scarborough area gas fields off Western Australia for $400 million, in a move that could help speed a decision to develop the long delayed project.

05 Sep 2016

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 31

Aug 31 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 13 points, or 0.19 percent, on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.26 percent ahead of the cash market open.

31 Aug 2016

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 31

Aug 31 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 13 points, or 0.19 percent, on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed 0.25 percent lower on Tuesday at 6,820.79 points, as a drop in major mining and housebuilding stocks weighed on the market. * ARM: Shareholders in British technology company ARM approved its sale to Japan's SoftBank on Tuesday, marking the end of independence for the chip designer that powered the smartphone revo

31 Aug 2016

Prosecutors to decide in September on Samarco dam spill charges

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil Federal prosecutors investigating the deadly dam spill in November at the Samarco iron ore mine, owned by Vale SA and BHP Billiton, will decide in coming weeks whether to charge the company and executives, a prosecutor in the case said on Tuesday.

31 Aug 2016

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 30

Aug 30 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 13-18 points, or 0.2-0.3 percent, lower on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures trading down 0.3 percent ahead of the cash market open.

30 Aug 2016

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 30

Aug 30 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open lower, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed up 21.15 points, or 0.3 percent on Friday at 6,838.05, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated that a U.S. interest rate rise could come later this year, a relief for investors after last week's hawkish comments from some Fed policymakers. * BHP BILLITON: The deadly collapse of a tailings dam last November at the Samarco mine, owned b

30 Aug 2016

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