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As of Jul 24, 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.
|Last year||3 months ago||2 months ago||4 weeks ago||Latest|
Share price forecast information is not available for BHP Billiton Ltd. View Full Financials
In 2014, BHP Billiton Ltd reported a dividend of 1.21 USD, which represents a 10.21% increase over last year. The 19 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.27 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 5.29%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+10.21 %|
On Feb 24, 2015, BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2015 earnings of 1.00 per share. This result exceeded the 0.89 consensus of the 3 analysts covering the company and under-performed last year's results for the same period by 31.02 %. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+0.42 %|
BHP Billiton Limited reported annual 2014 earnings of 2.52 per share on Aug 19, 2014. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+10.05 %|
BHP Billiton Limited reported semi annual 2015 revenues of 29.9000bn. This missed the 30.7698bn consensus estimate of the 2 analysts following the company. This was 11.92 % below the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||-1.69 %|
BHP Billiton Limited had revenues for the full year 2014 of 67.2060bn. This was 1.88% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+7.44 %|