BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP)

28.33
0.22 0.77
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 28.55
Open 28.69
Day Low/High 28.45 / 28.70
52 Wk Low/High 18.46 / 40.03
Volume 455.30K
Avg Volume 5.09M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.66B
Market Cap 77.08B
EPS 0.70
P/E Ratio 41.39
Div & Yield 0.64 (2.20%)

Latest News

Bulk Up on Navios Maritime Preferreds to Play Chinese 'Capitalism'

Bulk Up on Navios Maritime Preferreds to Play Chinese 'Capitalism'

Dry bulk shippers were left for dead, but underlying demand is still strong.

European Stocks Rise; VW Surges After Sneak Profit Preview

European Stocks Rise; VW Surges After Sneak Profit Preview

The German car maker reports forecast-busting first-half profit, while in the U.K. strong labor market figures bolster the pound.

Asia Stocks Mostly Down; Nintendo Drops on Pokémon Go Delays

Asia Stocks Mostly Down; Nintendo Drops on Pokémon Go Delays

BHP Billiton falls in Sydney after the company said iron ore production fell by 7% in the fourth quarter.

BHP Billiton Shares Decline as Iron Ore Output Lags Forecasts

BHP Billiton Shares Decline as Iron Ore Output Lags Forecasts

The Anglo-Australian miner joins peer Rio Tinto in announcing a shortfall, as it flags new second-half write-downs.

Gold Is Standing Up to Shorts

Gold Is Standing Up to Shorts

Among other metals, silver is treading water while zinc is a big mover.

European Markets Mixed as IMF Downgrades Global Growth Estimates

European Markets Mixed as IMF Downgrades Global Growth Estimates

IMF cuts growth estimates for the U.K. by almost 1 percentage point for 2017.

European Markets Extend Losses as Brexit Shreds Confidence Index

European Markets Extend Losses as Brexit Shreds Confidence Index

A closely watched market sentiment indicator points to gloom in Germany and the euro area, while U.K. price growth picks up pace.

Rio Tinto Maintains Iron Ore Shipment Guidance as Second Quarter Disappoints

Rio Tinto Maintains Iron Ore Shipment Guidance as Second Quarter Disappoints

Second-quarter production slips across most categories in the miner's newly created energy and minerals unit, while Australian iron ore output disappoints.

European Stock Benchmarks Mixed; Istanbul Falls After Weekend Coup

European Stock Benchmarks Mixed; Istanbul Falls After Weekend Coup

Takeover excitement after ARM's $32 billion SoftBank offer pulls the FTSE 100 higher, though travel stocks decline after the Turkey uprising.

Buy These 3 Cheap Mining Stocks as Copper, Iron Ore Set to Sink

Buy These 3 Cheap Mining Stocks as Copper, Iron Ore Set to Sink

Industry followers expect commodity prices to weigh down mining shares in the coming months, creating an opportunity to buy these large-cap players at a bargain.

Cramer: Alcoa Shows Astounding Growth in Europe and China

Cramer: Alcoa Shows Astounding Growth in Europe and China

Better snap up Alcoa now, before its splits, to take advantage of both its businesses.

Weak Pound May Be The Only Thing Digging Big Miners Out of Their Funk

Weak Pound May Be The Only Thing Digging Big Miners Out of Their Funk

BHP, RIO and Anglo American have all gained more than 10% since Brexit, but there is little to suggest their fortunes have really turned.

Asian Stocks Rise; Australian Benchmark Shrugs Off Election Morass

Asian Stocks Rise; Australian Benchmark Shrugs Off Election Morass

A surging price of Sliver boosts miners including Silver Mines.

Court Ruling Could Double BHP and Vale Dam Collapse Compensation

Court Ruling Could Double BHP and Vale Dam Collapse Compensation

A Brazilian court suspended a $2.86 billion compensation agreement relating to the Samarco disaster, reinstating a $6.2 billion government claim and handing other claimants a boost.

European Stocks Mixed; U.K. Benchmark Continues Post-Brexit Recovery

European Stocks Mixed; U.K. Benchmark Continues Post-Brexit Recovery

BHP Billiton falls after a Brazilian court rejects a settlement over the Samarco dam burst.

BHP Stock Falls After Increasing Exploration Spending

BHP Stock Falls After Increasing Exploration Spending

BHP stock is lower in morning trading on Monday as it plans to hike its exploration spending next year.

London-Listed Rio, BHP Are Defensive Stocks Worth Digging

London-Listed Rio, BHP Are Defensive Stocks Worth Digging

With little exposure to Britain or the pound the likes of Rio Tinto and BHP have little to fear from Brexit.

Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Japanese Indices Rise on Intervention Hope

Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Japanese Indices Rise on Intervention Hope

Car makers and banks buck the positive trend in Japan.

European Stock Markets Sink on 'Brexit' Victory on Concerns about Businesses Going Forward

European Stock Markets Sink on 'Brexit' Victory on Concerns about Businesses Going Forward

Banks plunge, with U.K. home builders, automakers, and food retailers also posting steep declines.

European Stock Markets Sink on 'Brexit' Victory as PM Cameron Resigns

European Stock Markets Sink on 'Brexit' Victory as PM Cameron Resigns

Banks plunge, with U.K. home builders and food retailers also posting steep declines.

BHP Billiton Faces Global Shift Away From Coal

BHP Billiton Faces Global Shift Away From Coal

Betting on long-term coal growth may not be best strategy.

BHP Billiton's Long Game on Coal Looks Weak

Betting on long-term coal growth may not be best strategy.

Rio Tinto's New CEO Prepares for Cleanout

Rio Tinto's New CEO Prepares for Cleanout

A management restructuring has created a unit full of unwanted assets that will be spruced up for sale and perhaps a spinoff.

BHP Billiton Makes Slow Turn; Patience Is Needed

A close above the April highs would show additional strength.

For Energy MLPs, It's All About That Basin

For Energy MLPs, It's All About That Basin

Operators in the Permian and Marcellus/Utica have the best prospects while those in the Haynesville, Barnett and Eagle Ford are the most challenged, CreditSights says in a report.

Gold Gains Momentum, Could Top $1,305

Especially if the yen weakness continues and Brexit support polls remain close.

BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Down on Dam Failure Probe Results

BHP Billiton (BHP) Stock Down on Dam Failure Probe Results

BHP Billiton (BHP) stock is down as federal police in Brazil call for formal charges to be brought in relation to the Nov. 5 Samarco Mineração dam collapse.

London Leads European Stock Benchmarks as Miners Rise

London Leads European Stock Benchmarks as Miners Rise

Weak U.S. job figures support higher commodities prices.