BHP Billiton LtdBHP:ASX

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Income statement in USD

Year on year BHP Billiton Ltd had relatively flat revenues (65.9530bn to 67.2060bn), though the company grew net income 23.2% from 11.2230bn to 13.8320bn. A reduction in the selling, general and administrative costs as a percentage of sales from 31.0% to 28.9% was a component in the net income growth despite flat revenues. View full income statement

Gross margin--
Net profit margin17.6%
Operating margin30.6%
Return on assets7.5%
Return on equity12.8%
Return on investment8.8%

Growth rates in USD

Year on year, both dividends per share and earnings per share excluding extraordinary items growth increased 10.2% and 23.3%, respectively. The positive trend in dividend payments is noteworthy since very few companies in the Metal Mining industry pay a dividend. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, both dividend per share and earnings per share growth ranked in-line with the industry average relative to its peers.

Div yield(5 year avg)3.0%
Div growth rate (5 year)8.1%
Payout ratio (TTM)66.0%
EPS growth(5 years)19.72
EPS (TTM) vs
TTM 1 year ago

Cash flow in USD

In 2014, BHP Billiton Ltd increased its cash reserves by 54.4%, or 3.0850bn. The company earned 25.3640bn from its operations for a Cash Flow Margin of 37.7%. In addition the company used 15.8340bn on investing activities and also paid 6.4680bn in financing cash flows. View full cash flow statement

Cash flow per share5.10
Price/Cash flow per share5.16
Book value per share19.67
Tangible book value per share18.37

Balance sheet in USD

BHP Billiton Ltd has a Debt to Total Capital ratio of 26.5%, a lower figure than the previous year's 41.4%. View full balance sheet

Current ratio1.42
Quick ratio0.9552
Total debt/total equity0.3891
Total debt/total capital0.2648
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