BHP Billiton LtdBHP:ASX

38.98
0.47 / 1.22%
8.39m
12.99%
1.14
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 22, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 31 polled investment analysts covering BHP Billiton Limited advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Apr 19, 2011. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to purchase equity in BHP Billiton Limited.

Previous recommendations
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Buy7
Outperform12
Hold9
Underperform0
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Share price forecast

Share price forecast information is not available for BHP Billiton Ltd. View Full Financials

Dividends

In 2013, BHP Billiton Ltd reported a dividend of 1.14 USD, which represents a 1.79% increase over last year. The 20 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.25 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 9.21%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+1.79%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 17, 2014, BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2014 earnings of 1.45 per share. This result exceeded the 1.33 consensus of the 2 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's results for the same period by 36.14%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-3.50%

BHP Billiton Limited reported annual 2013 earnings of 2.21 per share on Aug 20, 2013. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+10.68%
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Revenue

BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2014 revenues of 33.95bn. This bettered the 33.92bn consensus of the 3 analysts covering the company. This was 5.42% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-2.31%

BHP Billiton Limited had revenues for the full year 2013 of 65.97bn. This was 8.66% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+8.26%
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