BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP)

47.92
NYSE : Non-Energy Minerals
Prev Close 47.27
Day Low/High 46.94 / 48.07
52 Wk Low/High 39.92 / 52.62
Avg Volume 2.26M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.61B
Market Cap 120.58B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 1.96 (4.17%)
'We Don't Think There Is Any Money to Be Made In Payments Anymore,' Says Goldman Sachs Backed Firm

'We Don't Think There Is Any Money to Be Made In Payments Anymore,' Says Goldman Sachs Backed Firm

Circle makes its money by trading Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin Isn't Viable: Morgan Stanley

Bitcoin Isn't Viable: Morgan Stanley

The firm argues that Bitcoin is a 'more inconvenient way to pay' for goods and services than using a debit or credit card.

Alaska Air Stock Grounded After Airline Raises Forecast for Key Cost Metric

Alaska Air Stock Grounded After Airline Raises Forecast for Key Cost Metric

The company cited a one-time pay hike for pilots as the reason for the increased cost forecast.

Not a Good Idea? Baidu Entering Financial Services Market

Not a Good Idea? Baidu Entering Financial Services Market

Credit rating firms says Baidu is facing greater risks as it moves into making unsecured consumer loans.

United Technologies Increases Quarterly Dividend 6.1%

United Technologies Increases Quarterly Dividend 6.1%

The dividend will be 70 cents per outstanding share.

Two MetLife Executives Promoted as CEO Candidate Pool Widens

Two MetLife Executives Promoted as CEO Candidate Pool Widens

Current CEO Steven Kandarian has no plans to retire, but at 65 years old, it's reportedly time for Kandarian to think about his replacement.

Is Dr. Copper Signaling a Recession That Could Pound Stocks?

Is Dr. Copper Signaling a Recession That Could Pound Stocks?

Copper is still OK, but a further breakdown would not be good.

Saudi Billionaire, Daimler Invest in Uber's Next Big Rival

Saudi Billionaire, Daimler Invest in Uber's Next Big Rival

The ride hailing service Careem is a Middle Eastern tech success story with a $1 billion valuation.

Paccar Stock Upgraded by a Bullish Goldman Sachs

Paccar Stock Upgraded by a Bullish Goldman Sachs

The firm is positive on the company's ability to further improve its return on capital.

La Quinta Upgraded at Morgan Stanley

La Quinta Upgraded at Morgan Stanley

A strong economy means more people staying in hotels, the analyst said.

Justice Department: Decision on Fiat-Chrysler Emissions Fix 'Weeks, Months' Away

Justice Department: Decision on Fiat-Chrysler Emissions Fix 'Weeks, Months' Away

Justice Department attorney Leigh Rende said at a San Francisco federal court hearing that 'there is uncertainty' regarding whether the fix will be approved.

Time Inc. Stock Downgraded as Digital Fails to Make Up for Print Losses

Time Inc. Stock Downgraded as Digital Fails to Make Up for Print Losses

Macquaire set a price target of $15 on the news magazine company's stock.

BP CEO Bob Dudley Shows No Signs of Slowing Down

BP CEO Bob Dudley Shows No Signs of Slowing Down

Dudley is reportedly planning an aggressive expansion strategy.

Do or Die: Hain Celestial Must File Financial Reports Today or Face Delisting

Do or Die: Hain Celestial Must File Financial Reports Today or Face Delisting

The organic food company missed the last three deadlines to report 10-Q's and Nasdaq is fed up.

Investors Should Use 'Straddle' Option Trading Strategy on Netflix Post-Earnings, Goldman Says

Investors Should Use 'Straddle' Option Trading Strategy on Netflix Post-Earnings, Goldman Says

Options suggest Netflix could move 7% in either direction following its earnings release.

Dakota Access Pipeline Fight Heats Up With Latest Judge's Ruling

Dakota Access Pipeline Fight Heats Up With Latest Judge's Ruling

A federal judge ruled that the Army Corps of Engineers complied with only some of its National Environmental Policy Act obligations.

Fiat Chrysler to Voluntary Recall Nearly 300,000 Vehicles in North America

Fiat Chrysler to Voluntary Recall Nearly 300,000 Vehicles in North America

210,000 of those vehicles will be recalled in the U.s.

Apple Wants to Make Healthcare Easier with New iPhone Medical Technology

Apple Wants to Make Healthcare Easier with New iPhone Medical Technology

The tech company might be developing software that could streamline healthcare just as it streamlined music with a centralized management system.

AIG, IBM Partner to Use Blockchain for Smarter Insurance Policies

AIG, IBM Partner to Use Blockchain for Smarter Insurance Policies

Blockchain allows for the sharing of data across a network of individual computers.

Bank of America Cuts Tech Jobs Mainly at Its Charlotte HQ

Bank of America Cuts Tech Jobs Mainly at Its Charlotte HQ

The cuts affected the bank's global technology and operations unit.

This Is Why You Must Now Fear the Federal Reserve: Market Recon

This Is Why You Must Now Fear the Federal Reserve: Market Recon

I just cannot see any group of sentient beings gleefully tightening policy as they watch GDP slow year after year.

Mining Stocks Tumble As South Africa Re-Writes Ownership Laws

Mining Stocks Tumble As South Africa Re-Writes Ownership Laws

A new mining charter will increase mandatory black economic empowerment ownership of mines to 30% in perpetuity.

Glencore Bets on Coal as Competitors Bail Out

Glencore Bets on Coal as Competitors Bail Out

Most mining companies are turning to renewable resources, but Glencore says coal demand will grow until 2030.

BHP Hires Barclays to Facilitate Sale of U.S. Shale Gas Assets

BHP Hires Barclays to Facilitate Sale of U.S. Shale Gas Assets

BHP has been trying to sell that business for over two years.

Wake Up Wall Street: Ford Set to Shrink Workforce

Wake Up Wall Street: Ford Set to Shrink Workforce

Ford plans to shrink its workforce in North America and Asia by 10%.

BHP Shareholders Want an Oil-Overhaul Claims Activist Investor Elliott

BHP Shareholders Want an Oil-Overhaul Claims Activist Investor Elliott

The activist fund renewed its attack on BHP management, claiming broad support amongst shareholders for a review of the mining groups US oil operations.

BHP Dropping 'Billiton' From Name in Rebranding Plan

BHP Dropping 'Billiton' From Name in Rebranding Plan

The company's $10 million advertising campaign, known as "Think Big," will start this week in a move designed to improve the company's image.

Asia's Buffett 'Gets' Tech as He Transforms Softbank

Asia's Buffett 'Gets' Tech as He Transforms Softbank

The soft revolution at Softbank under founder Masayoshi Son is transforming a phone company into a private-equity technology giant.

European Stocks Shake Off the Blues

European Stocks Shake Off the Blues

Corporate earnings and calm in the mining sector helped to lift benchmarks across Europe Tuesday