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As of Feb 09, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 28 polled investment analysts covering BHP Billiton plc advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Oct 21, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised that BHP Billiton plc 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 PLC. View Full Financials
In 2015, BHP Billiton PLC reported a dividend of 1.24 USD, which represents a 2.48% increase over last year. The 24 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.80 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, a decrease of 35.40 %. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+2.48 %|
On Aug 25, 2015, BHP Billiton plc reported semi annual 2015 earnings of 0.33 per share. This result under-performed the 0.43 consensus expectations of the 2 analysts following the company but under-performed last year's results for the same period by 68.87 %. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||-18.28 %|
BHP Billiton plc reported annual 2015 earnings of 1.33 per share on Aug 25, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from BHP Billiton plc is expected the week of Aug 15, 2016. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-20.58 %|
BHP Billiton plc reported semi annual 2015 revenues of 22bn. This bettered the 20bn estimate of the one analyst 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 plc had revenues for the full year 2015 of 52bn. This was 22.23 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-7.08 %|