With a market cap of has a large market cap size. BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 5/29/1987. BHP Billiton Limited is in the Industrial Metals & Minerals industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for BHP Billiton Limited, is 4667.27, and so far today it has a volume of 162346. Performance year to date since the 5/29/1987 is 23.77%.
To help you determine whether BHP Billiton Limited is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is 35.51. PEG perhaps more useful shows that BHP Billiton Limited has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 2.36 and the P/B ratio is 1.5. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 7.83 and *TBA respectively.
At the current price BHP Billiton Limited is trading at, 31.43 (-0.22% today), BHP Billiton Limited has a dividend yield of 4.95%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -2.3, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 174.61% after growing -74.70% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -170.10%, and -53.70% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 2661, and the number of shares float is 2660.53. The senior management bring insider ownership to 5.40%, and institutional ownership is at 3.10%. The float short is 0.59%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.39. Management has seen a return on assets of -5.90%, and also a return on investment of 5.20%.
The ability for BHP Billiton Limited, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.6, and quick ratio is 1.2. Long term debt/equity is 0.58 and total debt/equity is 0.66. In terms of margins, BHP Billiton Limited has a gross margin of *TBA, with its operating margin at -17.70%, and BHP Billiton Limited has a profit margin of -22.60%.
The 52 week high is -16.50%, with 72.33% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 8.08% and the 200 day simple moving average is 17.67%.
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