BHP Billiton PLC (BBL)

25.51
0.20 0.78
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 25.71
Open 25.62
Day Low/High 25.32 / 25.70
52 Wk Low/High 16.36 / 38.13
Volume 1.90M
Avg Volume 3.02M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.66B
Market Cap 67.50B
EPS 0.70
P/E Ratio 36.24
Div & Yield 0.64 (2.50%)

Latest News

Why the China Crash is Bad News for Manufacturers

Why the China Crash is Bad News for Manufacturers

From General Electric to Caterpillar and BHP Billiton, manufacturers and raw-materials companies are bracing for the effects of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: ERF, BBL, NTRS

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: ERF, BBL, NTRS

ERF BBL NTRS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, September 03, 2014

First Week of BBL May 17th Options Trading

First Week of BBL May 17th Options Trading

Investors in BHP Billiton plc saw new options become available this week, for the May 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BBL options chain for the new May 17th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: AFB, BBL, GCI

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: AFB, BBL, GCI

AFB BBL GCI are going ex-dividend Wednesday, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 5:00 AM ET

Will Osborne's Recovery Stick? 3 Undervalued British Stocks

Will Osborne's Recovery Stick? 3 Undervalued British Stocks

James Dennin, Kapitall: Growth in trade, investment, and spending boosted the UK economy, so we looked for undervalued British stocks. The United Kingdom's [...]

Morning Research Covering Material Sector: CONSOL Energy, Teck Resources, Paramount Gold And Silver, And BHP Billiton

Morning Research Covering Material Sector: CONSOL Energy, Teck Resources, Paramount Gold And Silver, And BHP Billiton

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"Small Island" - Big Economy: 4 Stock Picks In The UK

James Dennin, Kapitall: The British economy is improving faster than anyone expected. What could this mean for American investors?  Britain may [...]

BBL Stock Crowded With Sellers

BBL Stock Crowded With Sellers

In trading on Monday, shares of BHP Billiton plc entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $55.08 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

4 Big Stocks Rising on Big Volume

4 Big Stocks Rising on Big Volume

Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large spike in volatility.

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: LPHI, BBL, NTRS, PCP, ITUB

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: LPHI, BBL, NTRS, PCP, ITUB

LPHI BBL NTRS PCP ITUB are going ex-dividend tomorrow, March 6, 2013

5 Stock Charts You Need to See

5 Stock Charts You Need to See

Here's a look at how some of the biggest names on wall Street are trading technically.

3 High-Yield Stocks That Could Easily Boost Dividends

3 High-Yield Stocks That Could Easily Boost Dividends

Seasoned investors know that high yield alone is not a good reason to own a stock.

Xstrata Shares Rise On Glencore Merger Approach

Xstrata Shares Rise On Glencore Merger Approach

Xstrata confirms Glencore merger approach but cautions that there is no certainty of a deal

Times' Nat Gas Slam Affects Market

Dan Dicker says it's time to consider whether a series of critical pieces in The New York Times has set up some counter-indicative opportunities in the natural gas space.

Copper, Grain Prices Rise: Market Bits

Copper, Grain Prices Rise: Market Bits

High-grade copper prices were rising Wednesday morning as stocks sunk slightly overnight and strong fundamental news came about.

Must-See Charts: Bank of America, Cisco

Here's a look at how some of the biggest names on Wall Street, including Bank of America and Cisco, are trading technically.

Australia Relents on Super Tax; Miners Up

Australia relents on plans to levy a super tax on mining profits, and the shares of mining companies rise on Friday morning.

New Iron-Ore Pricing Good for Dry Bulk: Poll

Participants in TheStreet's latest dry-bulk poll agree: iron-ore shippers are best served by a change to a quarterly contract pricing system for iron ore.

Rio Tinto's Subsidiary Slated for IPO Friday

Rio Tinto plans to take its coal mining subsidiary, Cloud Peak, public this Friday.

Islamic ETF Is Built for Bull Markets

Islamic ETF Is Built for Bull Markets

The first ETF that follows Shari'ah law has half its assets in energy and materials and no financial exposure, making it built for bull markets.

Rio Tinto Kills China Deal (Update)

Rio Tinto scuttles a controversial deal with Chinalco for a much-needed cash infusion, and announces a big rights offer to take its place.

Rio Tinto Price Cut Lifts Mining Stocks

Rio Tinto sets a new benchmark for iron ore with a 33% price cut.

Copper Leads Metals

Amid supply concerns, the base metal is outshining its precious counterparts.