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BHP Billiton PLC (BLT.L)

BLT.L on London Stock Exchange

1,411.00GBp
21 Feb 2017
Change (% chg)

11.00 (+0.79%)
Prev Close
1,400.00
Open
1,435.50
Day's High
1,436.50
Day's Low
1,390.50
Volume
7,137,891
Avg. Vol
9,293,460
52-wk High
1,518.50
52-wk Low
679.00

BLT.L

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About

BHP Billiton Plc is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas. The Copper... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.45
Market Cap(Mil.): £81,769.29
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,322.97
Dividend: 10.56
Yield (%): --

Financials

  BLT.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 15.27 18.09
EPS (TTM): -0.96 -- --
ROI: -6.00 2.71 7.68
ROE: -10.73 3.43 11.23

BHP Billiton boosts payout on commodities surge

SYDNEY Mining giant BHP Billiton rewarded shareholders with a bigger than expected payout on Tuesday, reflecting a growing confidence across the sector as rising commodity prices delivered a cash windfall. | Video

9:37am EST

Mining giants require more financial medicine

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Mining's traumatic downturn is still fresh in the memories of BHP Billiton and Anglo American, despite their improved performance in 2016. Rising commodities prices and aggressive cost-cutting helped both companies to boost earnings and cut debt. But another investment splurge or borrowing binge is unlikely. Financial prudence remains the priority.

7:29am EST

UPDATE 2-BHP Billiton boosts payout on commodities surge

* Warns iron ore price could face pressure (Adds ceo, analysts' comments, details)

4:11am EST

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 21

Feb 21 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 2 points at 7298 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * The blue-chip FTSE 100 index closed flat in percentage terms at 7,299.86 points after climbing to an intra-day high of 7,329.56, the highest level since the middle of January. * BHP: Mining giant BHP Billiton rewarded shareholders with a bigger-than-expected dividend on Tuesday, signalling its growing confidence amid a resurgence in commodity prices

1:43am EST

BHP Billiton boosts interim dividend as iron ore prices soar

SYDNEY, Feb 21 Mining giant BHP Billiton rewarded shareholders with a bigger than expected dividend on Tuesday, signalling its growing confidence amid a resurgence in commodity prices.

12:40am EST

Government-mediated talks between Escondida union, BHP fail

SANTIAGO A government-mediated meeting between BHP Billiton and striking workers at its Escondida copper mine in Chile has failed, and workers will head back to their encampment without any future dialogue planned, a union spokesman said on Monday.

Feb 20 2017

UPDATE 1-Government-mediated talks between Escondida union, BHP fail

SANTIAGO, Feb 20 A government-mediated meeting between BHP Billiton and striking workers at its Escondida copper mine in Chile has failed, and workers will head back to their encampment without any future dialogue planned, a union spokesman said on Monday.

Feb 20 2017

UPDATE 2-Escondida copper miners and BHP meet as strike drags on

SANTIAGO, Feb 20 The union representing striking workers at Chilean copper mine Escondida and mine owner BHP Billiton Plc sat down to talk on Monday afternoon after the government called a meeting in hopes of ending the 12-day-old strike.

Feb 20 2017

RPT-REFILE-Crisis, what crisis? Asia copper buyers shrug off major mine strikes

* BHP customer "not too worried" over strike given ample stocks

Feb 15 2017

REFILE-Crisis, what crisis? Asia copper buyers shrug off major mine strikes

* BHP customer "not too worried" over strike given ample stocks

Feb 15 2017

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