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BHP Billiton plc (BLT.L)

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
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1,351.00-11.00 (-0.81%)
At close: 4:36PM BST
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Previous Close1,362.00
Bid1,305.00 x 126000
Ask1,395.00 x 50000
Day's Range1,330.00 - 1,363.50
52 Week Range957.10 - 1,518.50
Avg. Volume8,160,534
Market Cap71.91B
PE Ratio (TTM)28.99
EPS (TTM)46.6
Earnings DateAug 21, 2017
Dividend & Yield0.54 (3.09%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-03-09
1y Target Est17.75
  • Reuters2 days ago

    Samarco should be punished but not closed - Brazil mining minister

    Samarco, a joint venture between BHP Biliton Ltd and Brazil's Vale, should be punished but not closed over the 2015 collapse of a tailings dam that killed 19 people, Brazil's mining and energy minister said on Thursday. "Mistakes may have been made, but it was an accident," Fernando Coelho Filho said at an event in Sao Paulo. "We need to punish Samarco but not close it," he said, adding that the creation of a new mining watchdog and periodic dam checks should head off future problems.

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] BHP spends $2.5bn to extend life of Chile copper mine

    BHP Billiton says it will spend $2.5bn to extend the life of its Spence copper mine in Chile by more than 50 years to capitalise on growing demand. The investment will "create long-term value for ...

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Colombia coal output down 6.95 percent in second quarter

    Colombia's coal output fell 6.95 percent to 21.4 million tonnes in the second quarter from a year earlier, the national mining agency said on Thursday. The Andean nation, the world's fifth-largest coal ...