BHP - BHP Billiton Limited

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
48.48
+0.01 (+0.02%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close48.47
Open0.00
Bid48.55 x 100
Ask48.66 x 2500
Day's Range0.00 - 0.00
52 Week Range
Volume55,400
Avg. Volume2,280,831
Market Cap133.071B
Beta1.15
PE Ratio (TTM)27.51
EPS (TTM)1.76
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield2.20 (4.44%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-03-08
1y Target Est44.97
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  • The Wall Street Journal12 hours ago

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