Owners of BHP Billiton (NYSE: BBL) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of per share. At a price of $63.73 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%. The average volume for BHP Billiton has been 531,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. BHP Billiton has a market cap of $166.5 billion and is part of the metals & mining industry. Shares are down 11.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.79. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate BHP Billiton a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. You can view the full BHP Billiton Ratings Report now.