BHP Billiton plc's (BLT) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Macquarie

Cornelia Mascio
Marzo 9, 2017

Credit Suisse Group reiterated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 1,150 ($13.99) price target on shares of BHP Billiton plc in a report on Thursday, October 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.28%. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 1,800 ($22.02) price target on shares of BHP Billiton plc in a report on Wednesday, January 25th.

With its market value over its outstanding shares, BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) Industrial Metals & Minerals has a market capitalization valued at Industrial Metals & Minerals. They now have a GBX 1,740 ($21.28) price target on the mining company's stock. Macquarie's target price suggests a potential upside of 29.61% from the company's current price. 4 Analysts reported that the Price Target for BHP Billiton Limited might touch $45.75 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $39.93 and $30 respectively. BHP Billiton plc has a one year low of $20.36 and a one year high of $37.44.

The company's 50 day moving average is 1397.9 and its 200 day moving average is 1261.74.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on BHP Billiton Limited, where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. The company's market cap is GBX 72.51 billion. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 1,292.04 ($15.80). Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a $0.80 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 9th. This is a positive change from BHP Billiton plc's previous semiannual dividend of $0.28.

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