BHP Billiton plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:BLT had its stock rating noted as ‘Reiterates’ with the recommendation being set at ‘OUTPERFORM’ this morning by analysts at Macquarie. BHP Billiton plc are listed in the Basic Materials sector within UK Main Market. Macquarie have set a target price of 1490 GBX on its stock. This would imply the analyst believes there is now a potential upside of 21.7% from the opening price of 1224 GBX. Over the last 30 and 90 trading days the company share price has decreased 47.5 points and decreased 208.5 points respectively.
BHP Billiton plc LON:BLT has a 50 day moving average of 1,323.68 GBX and a 200 Day Moving Average share price is recorded at 1,245.97 GBX. The 1 year high stock price is 1518.5 GBX while the year low stock price is currently 786.4 GBX. There are currently 5,910,610,254 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 9,150,279. Market capitalisation for LON:BLT is £72,101,436,337 GBP.
BHP Billiton plc is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas.