BHP Billiton LtdBHP:ASX

25.49
1.43 / 5.94%
20.00m
23.71%
1.18
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Consensus recommendation

As of Aug 28, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 23 polled investment analysts covering BHP Billiton Limited advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on May 18, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised that BHP Billiton Limited would outperform the market.

Previous recommendations
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Buy2
Outperform8
Hold12
Underperform1
Sell0
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Share price forecast

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

Dividends

In 2015, BHP Billiton Ltd reported a dividend of 1.24 USD, which represents a 2.48% increase over last year. The 18 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.28 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.98%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+2.48%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Aug 25, 2015, BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2015 earnings of 0.33 per share. This result under-performed the 0.44 consensus expectations of the 2 analysts following the company but under-performed last year's results for the same period by 69.01%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-18.06%

BHP Billiton Limited reported annual 2015 earnings of 1.33 per share on Aug 25, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-20.56%
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Revenue

BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2015 revenues of 22.3670bn. This bettered the 20.0704bn consensus of the 2 analysts covering the company. This was 32.75% below the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-9.19%

BHP Billiton Limited had revenues for the full year 2015 of 52.2670bn. This was 22.23% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-7.08%
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