Analysts expect earnings decrease BHP Billiton, high dividend

Tomorrow the the English company BHP Billiton will publish her past quarter's results. For this year the consensus of the revenue equals 30,93 billion GBp. This is quite lower than the revenue over 2015 of 44,64 billion GBp.

Historical revenues and results BHP Billiton plus taxations 2016


The analysts estimate for 2016 a net profit of 1,12 billion GBp. For this year the analyst's consensus of BHP Billiton 's result per share is a profit of 23 GBp. Based on the analyst's expectations the price/earnings-ratio is 45,22.

Quite high dividend BHP Billiton

Per share a dividend of 32 GBp is expected. The dividend yield consequently equals 3,08 percent. The average dividend of the mining sector equals 1,68 percent.

Most recent target prices around 1068 GBp

The stock BHP Billiton is being covered by 23 fundamental analysts. The average target price for the stock is at 952,85 GBp. This is around 8 percent less than the current stock price of 1040 GBp. The 3 most recent recommendations for the English company were provided by Canacord Adams (hold, 975,00 GBp), Credit Suisse (buy, 1150,00 GBp) and Morgan Stanley (buy, 1080,00 GBp).

Based on the number of outstanding shares BHP Billiton 's market capitalization equals 2194,75 billion GBp.

The stock traded at 11.23 0,82 percent lower at 1040 GBp. News Wire & Equity Research: +31 084-0032-842

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