BHP Billiton Limited
Index- P/E8.94 EPS (ttm)5.18 Insider Own- Shs Outstand2.66B Perf Week1.82%
Market Cap123.08B Forward P/E26.78 EPS next Y1.73 Insider Trans- Shs Float2.66B Perf Month-3.16%
Income13.83B PEG1.60 EPS next Q- Inst Own4.30% Short Float0.41% Perf Quarter-21.23%
Sales67.21B P/S1.83 EPS this Y23.30% Inst Trans0.10% Short Ratio3.63 Perf Half Y-33.62%
Book/sh29.75 P/B1.56 EPS next Y-14.14% ROA17.40% Target Price47.18 Perf Year-25.32%
Cash/sh3.35 P/C13.84 EPS next 5Y5.60% ROE34.20% 52W Range42.92 - 72.56 Perf YTD-2.09%
Dividend2.48 P/FCF54.32 EPS past 5Y19.70% ROI14.40% 52W High-36.15% Beta1.55
Dividend %5.35% Quick Ratio0.90 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin- 52W Low7.95% ATR1.12
Employees123800 Current Ratio1.20 Sales Q/Q-4.30% Oper. Margin32.40% RSI (14)47.50 Volatility2.27% 1.89%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.44 EPS Q/Q6.50% Profit Margin37.30% Rel Volume1.12 Prev Close45.69
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.38 Earnings- Payout25.70% Avg Volume2.98M Price46.33
Recom3.00 SMA200.70% SMA50-4.82% SMA200-24.76% Volume3,350,051 Change1.40%
Jan-09-15Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $62 → $50
Dec-15-14Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Underperform
Jul-30-14Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $72 → $74
Jun-05-14Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform
Feb-20-14Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $70 → $74
Jan-22-14Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Apr-22-13Upgrade HSBC Securities Neutral → Overweight
Jan-15-13Downgrade Dahlman Rose Buy → Hold
May-18-12Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform
Feb-10-12Reiterated Dahlman Rose Buy $116 → $96
Jun-27-11Upgrade HSBC Securities Neutral → Overweight
Jan-18-11Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform
Jan-14-11Reiterated Dahlman Rose Buy $100 → $119
Sep-17-10Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Feb-04-10Upgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Outperform
Jan-13-10Upgrade Canaccord Adams Hold → Buy
Oct-26-09Initiated HSBC Securities Neutral
Sep-01-09Upgrade UBS Neutral → Buy
Aug-13-09Reiterated Dahlman Rose Buy $64.50 → $75
Jul-06-09Upgrade Credit Suisse Underperform → Neutral
Jan-29-15 06:21PM  Asian stocks seen higher as oil gets a reprieve at CNBC
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04:11PM  BHP Billiton is a leading global diversified resources company Market Realist
12:40PM  Investors should keep an eye on Japanese iron ore imports Market Realist
12:28PM  Must-know: Vales placement in the iron ore industry Market Realist
12:11PM  BHP reports mixed production results and maintains its guidance Market Realist
08:40AM  Chinas industrial output strong, fixed-asset investment down Market Realist
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02:40PM  Slowest growth rate since 1981 for Chinese crude steel production Market Realist
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10:40AM  Why Chinese iron ore imports in December hit record high for 2014 Market Realist
10:28AM  What does X2s potential bid for Vales nickel assets mean? Market Realist
Jan-26-15 04:40PM  HSBC Manufacturing PMI for China at seven-month low Market Realist
04:28PM  Why is Vale more sensitive to iron ore prices than BHP and RIO? Market Realist
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12:40PM  Chinas iron ore port inventory lowest in 11 months Market Realist
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11:42AM  Inventory Remeasurements Impact Alcoas Downstream Profit in 4Q14 Market Realist
10:23AM  Cliff Natural Resources: Dividend Gets Scrapped at
08:40AM  Why Brazilian iron ore exports had record increase in December Market Realist
08:28AM  Freight and FX savings impact Vale and the iron ore industry Market Realist
Jan-23-15 02:40PM  Iron ore exports from Port Hedland rebound in December Market Realist
02:28PM  Why lower freight costs impact iron ore miners differently Market Realist
11:07AM  Investors should keep an eye on iron ore futures contracts Market Realist
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Jan-22-15 04:28PM  Vales price performance compared to other iron ore players Market Realist
11:46AM  Consolidated Minerals Limited -- Moody's confirms Consmin's B3 ratings; outlook changed to negative at Moody's
11:42AM  Why Alcoas Effective Tax Rate Increased In 2014 Market Realist
Jan-21-15 05:56PM  BHP Billiton Offers Update on Operational Metrics - Analyst Blog Zacks
05:22PM  BHP Billiton Latest To Slash U.S. Shale Drilling Operations - Stocks in the News Zacks
01:42PM  Alcoa Beats Wall Street Expectations Again Market Realist
01:07PM  Midday movers: Exxon Mobil, Amazon, Boeing & more at CNBC
10:55AM  Largest foreign investor in U.S. shale to cut spending at American City Business Journals
10:19AM  Markets await ECB decision, expect big bazooka at CNBC
09:45AM  US oil carnage continues CNBC
08:58AM  Gold bugs, this may be your moment at MarketWatch
08:53AM  BHP To Slash Shale Operations, Focus On Eagle Ford at Investor's Business Daily
06:23AM  One Of The World's Biggest Consulting Firms Reveals How Companies Are Thinking About The Oil Crash Business Insider
06:08AM  BHP is the latest company to slash its shale drilling forecast at Fortune
Jan-20-15 08:27PM  BHP flags write-downs in petroleum business at MarketWatch
06:13PM  Australian Mining Giant BHP Is Shutting Down 40% Of Its US Shale Rigs Business Insider
04:53PM  BHP Billiton Faces External Market Headwinds, Scopes Exist - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:14PM  U.K. stocks log fourth straight gain; Unilever lags at MarketWatch
Jan-19-15 09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, BHP Billiton, Belden, Houston Wire & Cable and Lennox International - Press Releases Zacks
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Jan-15-15 04:47PM  Canada Spies Seen as Biggest Obstacle in BlackBerry Bid at Bloomberg
Jan-14-15 06:39PM  Three Global Risks Set Mining Stocks Sprawling at Investor's Business Daily
02:38PM  S&P Cuts BHP Billiton To Hold, Halves Price Target at
01:54PM  Plunging Commodity Prices Slam Miners at
01:32PM  Copper Price Drop Drags Down Freeport, Other Miners at Investor's Business Daily
11:54AM  Mining stocks rocked by tumble in copper prices at MarketWatch
10:34AM  Stocks Dive, Trim Losses; Foot Locker Takes A Header at Investor's Business Daily
10:28AM  Global-growth worries weigh on European stocks at MarketWatch
09:07AM  Stock Futures Take A Thumping; GameStop Rockets, Tesla Dives at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-13-15 08:20PM  Strong Dollar Sustains High-Cost Producers, Citi Sees Iron Ore Sink To $53 at
Jan-12-15 01:27PM  Jim Cramer Answers Twitter (TWTR) Questions on Yahoo!, Alibaba, United Rentals at TheStreet
Jan-09-15 02:30PM  Alcoas Leverage Ratio Misses The Mark Market Realist
12:30PM  Energy Companies Plan To Lower Capital Expenditure May Hit Alcoa Market Realist
08:30AM  2 Factors That Could Impact Aluminum Premiums In 2015 Market Realist
Jan-08-15 04:30PM  Trouble Ahead For Alcoa? Halcyon Days Of 2014 Could Be Over Market Realist
02:30PM  Estimating The Impact Of Chinas Slowdown On Alcoa Market Realist
01:31PM  Civeo to cut costs, pursue additional revenue opportunities Market Realist
11:31AM  Civeos 3Q revenue hit by stronger US dollar and lower occupancy Market Realist
Jan-07-15 04:30PM  Key Drivers Of Alcoas Midstream Operations In 2015 Market Realist
03:14PM  Did The White House Just Signal It Wants A Major Oil-Export Deal With Congress? at Forbes
01:31PM  Civeo impacted by customers plans to trim capital spending Market Realist
01:05PM  Bottom Fishing in Oil Stocks? Here's Where to Set the Hook at TheStreet
12:30PM  Alcoa Looks To Improve Upstream Performance Market Realist
10:30AM  Outlook 2015: Alcoas Upstream Operations Market Realist
09:02AM  Why long-term fundamentals for BHP Billiton seem to be in order Market Realist
Jan-06-15 05:02PM  Why BHP Billiton could underperform Rio Tinto in the short term Market Realist
03:02PM  Why BHPs financial condition is strong Market Realist
02:30PM  Aluminum Plays Exercise Restraint And Deliver The Goods In 2014 Market Realist
01:02PM  Why BHPs iron ore strategy is still intact Market Realist
11:02AM  How is BHPs liquids business doing? Market Realist
09:02AM  Significance of BHPs petroleum business Market Realist
Jan-05-15 05:02PM  BHP focuses on fertilizers for growth opportunities Market Realist
03:02PM  Must-know: Update on BHPs demerged entity South32 Market Realist
01:02PM  BHP seeks to improve coal productivity, lower costs Market Realist
11:02AM  BHPs productivity initiatives to offset a copper grade decline Market Realist
09:30AM  Save Your Retirement With Cheap Value Stocks at Forbes
09:02AM  Highlights of BHPs capital markets day Market Realist
Jan-02-15 05:02PM  Operations overview for BHP Billiton Market Realist
03:02PM  Why BHPs share price hit a 5-year low Market Realist
Dec-30-14 07:00AM  Basic Materials: Iron Prices Swoon on Weaker China--Copper Is Next Morningstar
12:01AM  Uranium Regains Its Glow at
Dec-29-14 12:06PM  U.K. stocks rise for eighth day as miners, Royal Mail gain at MarketWatch
09:17AM  How iron ore price collapse affects iron ore names Market Realist
07:54AM  Early movers: MTW, GILD, SNE, AAPL, ICE & more at CNBC
Dec-26-14 05:17PM  Potential relief from depreciating local currencies Market Realist
03:17PM  Iron ore futures market factoring Market Realist
01:18PM  Chinas construction levels still weak in November Market Realist
11:17AM  Chinas credit growth metrics improve in November Market Realist
09:18AM  Japans iron ore imports climb in October Market Realist
BHP Billiton Limited engages in the discovery, acquisition, development, and marketing of natural resources worldwide. It produces iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, conventional and unconventional oil and gas, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, and silver deposits. The company also explores, develops, produces, and markets petroleum with operating assets located in the deep water Gulf of Mexico, onshore U.S., and Australia, as well as in the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, and Pakistan; and holds potash exploration rights to approximately 14,500 square kilometers of prospective ground in the Saskatchewan potash basin in Canada. The company was formerly known as BHP Limited and changed its name to BHP Billiton Limited in July 2001. BHP Billiton Limited was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited operates as a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.