BHP Billiton plc using EPIC/TICKER code (LON:BLT) had its stock rating noted as ‘Reiterates’ with the recommendation being set at ‘OVERWEIGHT’ this morning by analysts at Barclays Capital. BHP Billiton plc are listed in the Basic Materials sector within UK Main Market. Barclays Capital have set a target price of 2100 GBX on its stock. This would imply the analyst believes there is now a potential upside of 31.7% from today’s opening price of 1594.4 GBX. Over the last 30 and 90 trading days the company share price has increased 77 points and decreased 56.4 points respectively. The 1 year high for the stock price is 1803.6 GBX while the year low stock price is currently 1314.5 GBX.
BHP Billiton plc has a 50 day moving average of 1,653.08 GBX and a 200 Day Moving Average share price is recorded at 1,614.22. There are currently 2,112,071,796 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 9,652,395. Market capitalisation for LON:BLT is £90,995,296,280 GBP.