BHP Group Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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BHP Group engages in the natural resources business in Australia, Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, rest of Asia, North America, South America, and internationally. It operates through Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal segments. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties; and mining of copper, silver, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, iron ore, and metallurgical and energy coal. It is also involved in mining, smelting, and refining of nickel; the provision of towing, freight, marketing and trading, marketing support, finance, administrative, and other services; and potash development activities. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
|Industry / Sector||Other Industrial Metals & Mining / Basic Materials|
|Full time employees||31589|
|Mailing address||171 Collins Street Level 18 Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia|
|Phone / Fax||61 3 9609 3333 / 61 3 9609 3015|
5Y Avg. yield
BHP Group paid £1.56 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 04 Mar 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 87.16%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.BHP dividend payout ratio is between 70-90%. The lower dividend payout ratio is preferrable since it provides company margin to grow the dividends in future.
BHP's forward dividend amount is £1.15 and the forward dividend yield is 5.18%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of May 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on BHP Group.
|Mr. Mike P. Henry B.Sc., BSc (Chem)||CEO & Exec. Director||54||3.73M|
|Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA||Exec. Officer||53||2.95M|
|Ms. Geraldine A. Slattery B.Sc., M.Sc.||Pres of Petroleum Operations||50||1.93M|
|Mr. David Mark Lamont C.A., ACA, BCom||Chief Financial Officer||54|
|Ms. Laura Tyler B.Sc., M.Sc.||Chief Technical Officer||53|
|Mr. Tristan Lovegrove||Group Investor Relations Officer|
|Mr. James Agar||VP of Communications|
|Mr. Michiel Hovers||Group Sales & Marketing Officer|
|Ms. Athalie Williams B.A., BA (Hons), FAHRI||Chief People Officer||50|
|Ms. Vandita Pant B.Com., M.B.A.||Chief Commercial Officer||49|
Profitability and management effectiveness
Return on assets
Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of BHP Group is 113.58B and its enterprise value is 130.8B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of BHP is 2.83.
The BHP's stocks Beta value is 0.85 making it 15% less volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.
BHP Group (LSE:BHP) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is BHP Group's Stock Symbol?
BHP Group trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "BHP".
2. What is BHP Group's stock price today?
One share of BHP stock can currently be purchased for approximately £2246.
3. How can I contact BHP Group?
BHP Group's mailing address is 171 Collins Street Level 18 Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 3 9609 3333.
4. What is BHP Group's official website?
The official website of BHP Group is http://www.bhp.com.