BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP)

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1.21 3.88
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 31.21
Open 30.58
Day Low/High 29.86 / 30.59
52 Wk Low/High 18.46 / 38.10
Volume 4.05M
Avg Volume 4.57M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.66B
Market Cap 85.70B
EPS 0.70
P/E Ratio 46.01
Div & Yield 0.56 (1.70%)

Latest News

Asia Markets Mostly Up as Futures Slip

Asia Markets Mostly Up as Futures Slip

Slater & Gordon shares continue to fall on yesterday's lackluster results.

Will BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Rise on Elimination of CEO Bonus?

Will BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Rise on Elimination of CEO Bonus?

BHP Billiton (BHP) will be cutting CEO Andrew Mackenzie's annual bonus following a dam collapse in Brazil last year.

BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Down, Probe Finds Design Flaws Caused Samarco Collapse

BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Down, Probe Finds Design Flaws Caused Samarco Collapse

A collapse in a Brazilian mine co-owned by BHP Billiton (BHP) and Vale (VALE) was caused by drainage and design flaws, according to an investigation report released late Monday.

European Markets Up; Miners Weigh on FTSE

European Markets Up; Miners Weigh on FTSE

Benchmark indices across Europe are up but the FTSE falls after a holiday Monday.

European Stock Markets Close Higher After Yellen Comments

European Stock Markets Close Higher After Yellen Comments

Friday's strong finish failed to save stock markets from a second week of losses.

Asian Markets Mixed Ahead of Yellen's Jackson Hole Speech

Asian Markets Mixed Ahead of Yellen's Jackson Hole Speech

Macau's Galaxy Entertainment rises as mass-market gamblers from the Chinese mainland drive forecast-busting profit, while ChinaMengniu milks a 12% gain from a mixed set of first-half numbers.

Brexit, Schmexit: Low Rates Are Still Good for European Stocks

Brexit, Schmexit: Low Rates Are Still Good for European Stocks

BHP Billiton, for one, continues to benefit from easy central bank money.

European Markets Up as Jackson Hole Meeting Nears

European Markets Up as Jackson Hole Meeting Nears

U.K. supermarkets are up on market share data.

European Markets Gain; Supermarkets Surge on Walmart U.K. Miss

European Markets Gain; Supermarkets Surge on Walmart U.K. Miss

Brent crude surges breaks $50 a barrel.

European Markets Up After Fed Minutes

European Markets Up After Fed Minutes

Futures point to a positive opening.

Slowing Suds Sales Signals Sluggish Global Growth

Slowing Suds Sales Signals Sluggish Global Growth

And Carlsberg is feeling the effects, as beer volumes fell in some markets in the second quarter.

Stocks Lose Record Highs as Worries Over Fed Hike Outweigh Crude Rally

Stocks Lose Record Highs as Worries Over Fed Hike Outweigh Crude Rally

Worries over the next rate hike superseded joy over the four-day rally in crude oil on Tuesday, sending stocks into the red and away from their record highs.

Stocks Lower Despite Four-Day Rally for Crude

Stocks Lower Despite Four-Day Rally for Crude

Stocks hold lower on Tuesday even as another jump in crude oil extends its rally into a fourth session.

European Stocks Slip as U.K. Inflation Picks Up

European Stocks Slip as U.K. Inflation Picks Up

Germany's Linde surges 11% on merger talks with Praxair.

BHP Billiton Is a Buy, Despite Posting Its Worst Loss Ever

BHP Billiton Is a Buy, Despite Posting Its Worst Loss Ever

The miner hit rock bottom and can only go higher from here.

Gold Is at Top of Range on Fed Head Remarks

Gold Is at Top of Range on Fed Head Remarks

We are bullish on gold as long as central bankers are stuck in the low-rate/low-growth cycle.

Stocks Lower as September Rate Hike Chances Rise

Stocks Lower as September Rate Hike Chances Rise

Stocks back off records on Tuesday as stronger-than-expected economic data and hawkish commentary from the Federal Reserve's William Dudley increases the chances of a near-term rate hike.

BHP Billiton CEO Mackenzie Talks Annual Report, Cash Flow Plans on Bloomberg TV

BHP Billiton CEO Mackenzie Talks Annual Report, Cash Flow Plans on Bloomberg TV

BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie stopped by 'Bloomberg Go' Tuesday morning to talk about the company's annual report and future cash flow plans.

Stocks Slip From Record Levels; BHP Billiton Shares Rise Despite Monster Losses

Stocks Slip From Record Levels; BHP Billiton Shares Rise Despite Monster Losses

U.S. stocks moved lower Tuesday, after the three major indices closed at record highs on Monday.

Stock Futures Lower as Housing Starts Jump, Industrial Production Climbs

Stock Futures Lower as Housing Starts Jump, Industrial Production Climbs

Stock futures hold lower on Tuesday even as a reading on the housing sector jumps to a post-recession high.

How Will BHP Stock React to FY16 Loss?

How Will BHP Stock React to FY16 Loss?

BHP (BHP) posted a worst-ever loss in its fiscal 2016 results after yesterday's market close.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway lifts its stake in Apple by 55%; Morgan Stanley is ValueAct's latest target; Aetna to withdraw from 11 of its Affordable Care Act markets.

Asia Markets Fail to Follow Wall Street's Highs

Asia Markets Fail to Follow Wall Street's Highs

Investors tread cautiously in Asia on Tuesday, despite Monday's rallies on Wall Street and the European markets, while oil slides back.

BHP Billiton Records Worst Loss in Fiscal Year 2016

BHP Billiton Records Worst Loss in Fiscal Year 2016

The world's biggest mining company is hit by exceptional items, including a provision for a burst dam in Brazil.

What to Watch Tuesday: Home Depot Earnings, Consumer Price Index

What to Watch Tuesday: Home Depot Earnings, Consumer Price Index

Investors await Home Depot's earnings and the July consumer price index on Tuesday.

South Africa Wants Break-up of British Mining Company Anglo American

South Africa Wants Break-up of British Mining Company Anglo American

Anglo CEO Cutifani is under pressure to bundle South African operations to create a national mining champion.

What to Watch This Week: Walmart and Target Earnings, Federal Reserve Speakers

What to Watch This Week: Walmart and Target Earnings, Federal Reserve Speakers

Retail earnings and Federal Reserve speakers will be in focus for the week of August, 15.

Week Ahead: Fed on Watch Again With Sights on Rate Hike Clues

Week Ahead: Fed on Watch Again With Sights on Rate Hike Clues

The Federal Reserve will be the underlying current fueling market activity in the coming week as questions remain over when a rate hike might come next.