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.


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Key Data Points

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Current Price: $40.40
Prev Close: $40.46
Open: $40.31
Bid: $40.35
Ask: $40.85
Day's Range: $40.22 - $40.65
52wk Range: $29.30 - $42.00
Volume: 1,831,147
Avg Vol 2,199,295
Market Cap: $108B
P/E (ttm): -33.72
EPS (ttm): ($1.20)
Div & Yield: $1.60 (2.7%)

Company Rating

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CAPS Rating 3 out of 5
 
2597 Outperform
92 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
278 Outperform
19 Underperform

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Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for BHP Billiton.

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.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Mining