With a market cap of has a large market cap size. BHP Billiton plc (NYSE: BBL) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 6/25/2003. BHP Billiton plc is in the Industrial Metals & Minerals industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for BHP Billiton plc, is 2599.62, and so far today it has a volume of 2455600. Performance year to date since the 6/25/2003 is 18.32%.
To help you determine whether BHP Billiton plc is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is 14.72. PEG perhaps more useful shows that BHP Billiton plc has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 2.46 and the P/B ratio is 1.28. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 7.37 and *TBA respectively.
At the current price BHP Billiton plc is trading at, 26.16 (1.43% today), BHP Billiton plc has a dividend yield of 2.29%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -2.4, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 55.88% after growing -287.00% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -103.70%, and -83.10% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 2906.19, and the number of shares float is 2658.75. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.20%, and institutional ownership is at 3.50%. The float short is 0.06%, with the short ratio at a value of 0.6. Management has seen a return on assets of -5.00%, and also a return on investment of -5.70%.
The ability for BHP Billiton plc, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.4, and quick ratio is 1.2. Long term debt/equity is 0.59 and total debt/equity is 0.67. In terms of margins, BHP Billiton plc has a gross margin of *TBA, with its operating margin at -20.20%, and BHP Billiton plc has a profit margin of -20.70%.
The 52 week high is -26.90%, with 63.81% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 1.46% and the 200 day simple moving average is 11.95%.
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