BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP)

47.88
0.11 0.23
NYSE : Non-Energy Minerals
Prev Close 47.77
Open 47.84
Day Low/High 47.65 / 48.12
52 Wk Low/High 33.42 / 52.17
Volume 1.65M
Avg Volume 2.31M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.61B
Market Cap 122.25B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 1.96 (4.00%)
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

European Stocks Down on Mixed Earnings, Damp Squib From White House

European Stocks Down on Mixed Earnings, Damp Squib From White House

President Donald Trump's tax plan left markets reeling from disappointment Thursday while corporate earnings were mixed

These Two Miners Look to Have Room to Run as Australia Closures Lift Met Coal Price

These Two Miners Look to Have Room to Run as Australia Closures Lift Met Coal Price

The call helped lift Peabody shares 2.2% to $26.26 in morning trade.

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.