BHP Billiton PLC (BLT.L)

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BHP Billiton Plc 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)


Beta: 1.35
Market Cap(Mil.): £80,257.16
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,323.69
Dividend: 32.59
Yield (%): --


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P/E (TTM): -- 16.97 16.62
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 5.75 10.61
ROE: -- 9.99 14.21

Output at Chile's Escondida copper mine falls 7.8 pct in 2017

SANTIAGO, Jan 17 Output at BHP Billiton PLC's Escondida mine in Chile, the largest copper mine in the world, fell 7.8 percent in 2017 compared to the prior year due to a prolonged strike, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.

18 Jan 2018

UPDATE 2-Vale could be "natural" Samarco owner, in talks with BHP -director

SAO PAULO, Jan 17 Brazil's Vale is in talks with Anglo American BHP Billiton Plc on options for their joint venture Samarco, and it may be easier for Vale to resolve that miner's problems as sole owner, a Vale director said on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2018

Vale could be a 'natural' owner for Samarco; in talks with BHP -director

SAO PAULO, Jan 17 Miner Vale SA is in talks with BHP Billiton Plc on options for their Brazilian joint venture Samarco, and Vale could be a 'natural' owner of the project, a director of the Brazilian mining company said on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2018

Australia shares rise as supply concerns support iron ore firms; utilities lift NZ

* Australian shares up 0.3 pct, buoyed by miners, but head for weekly loss

12 Jan 2018

BHP says likely to quit global coal lobby group

MELBOURNE Global miner BHP Billiton said on Tuesday it had taken a preliminary decision to leave the World Coal Association (WCA) over differences on climate change and might also withdraw from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

20 Dec 2017

Ethical investors tightening screws on emerging-market debt issuers

LONDON, Dec 18 For years, the Brazilian mining conglomerate Vale was a darling of emerging market investors, who were happy to ignore the company's poor record on environmental and social issues because of the high yields its bonds paid.

18 Dec 2017

UPDATE 2-ExxonMobil, BHP end Australia gas sales joint venture

* Prices unlikely to fall much, analyst says (Recasts, adds ExxonMobil, BHP and analyst comments)

18 Dec 2017

UPDATE 1-BHP hires four banks for U.S. shale exit ahead of early 2018 deadline - sources

LONDON/NEW YORK, Dec 12 BHP , the world's largest miner, has asked four investment banks to help it prepare for either a sale or spin-off of its underperforming U.S. shale oil and gas unit, with a view to taking a decision in early 2018, sources said.

12 Dec 2017

UPDATE 1-Incitec Pivot says 2020, 2021 profits to be hurt by loss of BHP contract

Dec 6 Australian explosives maker Incitec Pivot Ltd said on Wednesday it has lost a major contract to supply miner BHP Billiton, denting its profits in fiscal 2020 and 2021.

06 Dec 2017

Britain's FTSE stuck at 7-week lows as cyclicals, Shire declines

* Mediclinic, Spire shares fall after takeover talks fall through

20 Nov 2017

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