BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP)

35.53
0.52 1.50
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 35.01
Open 35.37
Day Low/High 35.28 / 35.61
52 Wk Low/High 25.75 / 41.79
Volume 924.10K
Avg Volume 3.17M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.66B
Market Cap 95.94B
EPS -2.40
P/E Ratio 51.50
Div & Yield 1.60 (4.40%)

Latest News

Steelmakers, Miners Lead European Gainers After Trump Targets China Exporters

Steelmakers, Miners Lead European Gainers After Trump Targets China Exporters

European steelmakers traded firmly higher Friday, with mining stocks following suit, after a jump in iron ore prices linked to a brewing trade dispute between the U.S. and China.

Gold Has Plenty of Uncertainty Behind It

Gold Has Plenty of Uncertainty Behind It

Even without North Korea, there's plenty of uncertainty coming from U.S. allies.

A Steel Glut Is Killing This Commodity and Taking Some Stocks With It

A Steel Glut Is Killing This Commodity and Taking Some Stocks With It

Iron ore stocks are in the red this morning due to the decline in the price of the steel making ingredient.

Why Elliott's Plan Doesn't Stack Up and BHP Stock Could Shed a Third of Its Value

Why Elliott's Plan Doesn't Stack Up and BHP Stock Could Shed a Third of Its Value

Elliott's $22 billion valuation for the Petroleum assets is already in the price while vulnerable iron ore and copper prices are a risk to BHP.

Gold Defies Predictions of Swoon

Gold Defies Predictions of Swoon

As Trump has his best week so far, equities remain resilient to negative news.

Europe Benchmarks Sink on Geopolitics, French Election Twists

Europe Benchmarks Sink on Geopolitics, French Election Twists

Last week's missile strike and an increasingly unpredictable French election race saw investors take risk off the table Monday

Wake Up Wall Street: Geopolitical Tensions Make Wall Street Nervous

Wake Up Wall Street: Geopolitical Tensions Make Wall Street Nervous

Here are five things you must know for Monday, April 10

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Monday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Monday

U.S. stock futures are pointing to a flat to slightly lower start on Monday as geopolitical tensions are making for a nervous Wall Street.

BHP Shares Surge on Elliott Management Call to Spin Off Oil Business

BHP Shares Surge on Elliott Management Call to Spin Off Oil Business

Elliott Management claims $46 billion in additional value could be unlocked by listing BHP's energy operations on the NYSE and through share buybacks.

European Stocks Edge Lower, BHP Surges on Elliott Intervention

European Stocks Edge Lower, BHP Surges on Elliott Intervention

London's blue chip index avoided the Monday blues thanks to gains at a handful of index heavyweights

Europe Benchmarks Push Higher as French Election Fears Ease

Europe Benchmarks Push Higher as French Election Fears Ease

A victory for centrist and left-leaning candidates helped put uninspiring economic data and concerns over President Donald Trump's forthcoming meeting with China's president into the shade.

Coking Coal Prices Surge Following Australian Cyclone Damage -- Jim Cramer Weighs In

Coking Coal Prices Surge Following Australian Cyclone Damage -- Jim Cramer Weighs In

BHP Billiton jumped to the top of the London market Wednesday amid a surge in coking coal prices following a major storm in Australia that could impact global steel prices.

European Stocks Mixed, Mining And Energy Shares Lead Gainers

European Stocks Mixed, Mining And Energy Shares Lead Gainers

European stocks are booking modest gains in early trading as mining and energy shares boost benchmarks in London, offsetting a cautious tone in broader financial markets.

Look for These Stocks to Rise as Steelmakers Scramble for Needed Coal

Look for These Stocks to Rise as Steelmakers Scramble for Needed Coal

Experts suggest that the damage will keep the mines closed for more than a month and that China, the largest importer, has begun seeking U.S. shipments to ease the deficit

European Stocks Rise as Brexit Trigger Fails to Fray Nerves

European Stocks Rise as Brexit Trigger Fails to Fray Nerves

U.K. stock markets were boosted by dollar earners while continental stocks also enjoyed a boost after what was seen as a conciliatory speech from Prime Minister Theresa May.

Trump Rally Wanes as Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017; Financials Sell Off

Trump Rally Wanes as Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017; Financials Sell Off

Patience with the slow progress of health care and financial reforms wears thin on Tuesday, sending stocks spiralling to their worst losses of the year.

Europe Benchmarks Sank by Perfect Cocktail of Risk and Uncertainty

Europe Benchmarks Sank by Perfect Cocktail of Risk and Uncertainty

Unease over the outlook for global trade, monetary policies and politica stability torpedoed markets from early on Tuesday

Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017 as Patience Over Trump Reform Promise Runs Thin

Stocks Suffer Worst Losses of 2017 as Patience Over Trump Reform Promise Runs Thin

Stocks slump to session lows on Tuesday as uncertainty over when and how the Trump administration will implement regulatory reform spooks the financial sector.

Stocks Extend Declines as Basic Materials, Financials Slump

Stocks Extend Declines as Basic Materials, Financials Slump

Stocks extend declines on Tuesday as a selloff in the basic materials and financials sector taints broader markets.

Political Capital Is Being Misspent in D.C.

Political Capital Is Being Misspent in D.C.

Washington kerfuffles should bode well for gold and other 'portfolio protection' assets.

Trump Budget Cuts EPA Funding 31%, Eliminates 3,200 Positions

Trump Budget Cuts EPA Funding 31%, Eliminates 3,200 Positions

The EPA will have a budget of $5.7 billion.

Here's How You Can Make Easy Money from the Monster Blizzard Known as Stella

Here's How You Can Make Easy Money from the Monster Blizzard Known as Stella

As the megastorm wallops the Northeast, the best stocks to own may not be so obvious.

Europe Benchmarks Post Strong Gains on M&A, Commodity Rebound

Europe Benchmarks Post Strong Gains on M&A, Commodity Rebound

Merger talk in telecoms, deals in oil services and a resurgent iron ore price all conspired to drive European benchmarks higher.

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Energy and materials names dominate the bearish ledger.

Geopolitical Fears Weigh on Gold

Geopolitical Fears Weigh on Gold

Such things used to be shrugged off as non-events, but they're becoming cause for concern.

Geopolitical Worries, Financials Selloff Leads Wall Street to Losses

Geopolitical Worries, Financials Selloff Leads Wall Street to Losses

Wall Street falls on Monday in a broad pullback from a recent rally and on brewing tensions in the Asia-Pacific region.

Stocks Fall in Broad Pullback From Recent Records

Stocks Fall in Broad Pullback From Recent Records

Wall Street falls on Monday in a broad pullback from a recent rally that pushed markets to fresh records.

Stocks Retreat From Records as Deutsche Bank Drags on Financials

Stocks Retreat From Records as Deutsche Bank Drags on Financials

Wall Street's retreat from records accelerates on Monday morning as geopolitical tensions in Asia flare up and a selloff in Deutsche Bank shares pressures financial stocks.