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Today's Open $71.29
Previous Close $71.10
Daily Range $70.89 - $71.36
52-Week Range $55.66 - $72.96
Market Cap $190.6B
P/E Ratio 17.47
Dividend (Yield) $2.36 (3.3%)
Ex-Dividend Date
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Volume 439,118
Average Daily Volume 2,002,200
Current FY EPS $5.12

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wowdwarf (< 20)
Submitted March 30, 2011

China needs raw materials and energy <br />A diversified resources company that operates in several commodity businesses, including aluminum, energy coal and metallurgical coal, manganese, uranium, si … More

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americanbuffalo (< 20)
Submitted October 28, 2011

A great mining company, but the slowing global economy will hurt them badly. Also is insanely overbought after the October bear market rally.

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BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (BHP) Description

A diversified resources company that operates in several commodity businesses, including aluminum, energy coal and metallurgical coal, iron ore, copper, manganese, uranium, silver and titanium minerals, and has interests in oil, gas, liquefied natural gas and diamonds. Website: http://www.bhpbilliton.com/

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