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Open
A$38.00
Previous Close
A$37.94
Day High
A$38.13
Day Low
A$37.84
52 Week High
02/24/14 - A$39.79
52 Week Low
06/25/13 - A$30.43
Market Cap
195.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
6.7M
EPS TTM
A$2.77
Shares Outstanding
3.2B
EX-Date
03/3/14
P/E TM
12.8x
Dividend
A$1.76
Dividend Yield
4.95%
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bhp billiton ltd (BHP) Details

BHP Billiton Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified natural resources company worldwide. The company explores for, develops, produces, and markets petroleum with operating assets located in the deep water Gulf of Mexico, onshore U.S., and Australia, as well as the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, and Pakistan; and holds potash exploration rights to approximately 14,500 square kilometers of prospective ground in the Saskatchewan potash basin in Canada. It also produces and supplies primary aluminium, alumina, nickel, and manganese ore and alloys; and produces and exports seaborne metallurgical coal and thermal coal. In addition, the company explores for and produces copper, silver, lead, uranium, zinc, and iron ore. It serves smelters; wire rod mills, brass mills, and casting plants; electricity generating utilities; stainless steel, specialty alloy, foundry, chemicals, and refractory material industries; steel producers; and power stations, power generators, and industrial users. The company was formerly known as BHP Limited and changed its name to BHP Billiton Limited in July 2001. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited operates as a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.

128,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/21/14
Founded in 1860

bhp billiton ltd (BHP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Non-Independent D...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Chief Financial Officer, Chairman of Financia...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.9M
President of Copper Business
Total Annual Compensation: $220.0K
President of Iron Ore Division
Total Annual Compensation: $218.0K
President of Coal Business
Total Annual Compensation: $203.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

bhp billiton ltd (BHP) Key Developments

BHP Billiton May Reportedly Acquire Potash Corp.

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) may acquire Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. (TSX:POT), according to market reports.

BHP Billiton Limited Announces Production Results for the Quarter and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2014; Provides Production Guidance for the Full Year 2014

BHP Billiton Limited announced production results for the quarter and nine months ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total petroleum production was 60.9 million boe compared to 55.4 million boe for the same period in 2013. Total alumina saleable production was 1,250,000 tonnes compared to 1,213,000 tonnes for the same period in 2013. Total aluminium production was 303,000 tonnes compared to 286,000 tonnes for the same period in 2013. Total nickel production was 34,100 tonnes compared to 42,100 tonnes for the same period in 2013. For the nine months, the company reported total petroleum production was 181.3 million boe compared to 176.6 million boe for the same period in 2013. Total alumina saleable production was 3,853,000 tonnes compared to 3,615,000 tonnes for the same period in 2013. Total aluminium production was 898,000 tonnes compared to 869,000 tonnes for the same period in 2013. Total nickel production was 112,300 tonnes compared to 113,800 tonnes for the same period in 2013. The company provided production guidance for the full year 2014. A sustainable improvement in productivity and the successful ramp-up of Daunia has underpinned an increase in total metallurgical coal production guidance to 43.5 million tonnes for the 2014 financial year. Full-year copper production guidance remains unchanged at 1.7 million tonnes, with a strong June 2014 quarter anticipated. Production guidance for this high-margin business by 10 Mt (100 %) during the course of the year. In total, the company have raised production guidance for this high-margin business by 10 Mt (100% basis) during the course of the year.

BHP Billiton Appoints Malcolm Brinded as an Independent Non-Executive Director, and Member of the Sustainability Committee

BHP Billiton announced the appointment of Malcolm Brinded to the BHP Billiton Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director, and a member of the Sustainability Committee, effective as of April 15, 2014. Mr. Brinded served on the Royal Dutch Shell plc Board of Directors between 2002 and 2012. During his 37 year career with Shell he held leadership roles including Executive Director of Exploration and Production, Executive Director of Upstream International and UK Country Chair and Upstream Managing Director. Mr. Brinded is a Non-executive Director of the Network Rail Board in the UK, where he chairs the Safety, Health and Environment Committee, and a Non-Executive Director with global engineering consultancy CH2M Hill, where he chairs the Governance Committee. Mr. Brinded is also Chairman of the Shell Foundation, and Vice President of The Energy Institute in the UK.

 

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