BP p.l.c. Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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BP p.l.c. engages in the energy business worldwide. It operates through Gas & Low Carbon Energy, Oil Production & Operations, Customers & Products, and Rosneft segments. It produces and trades in natural gas; offers biofuels; operates onshore and offshore wind power, and solar power generating facilities; and provides de-carbonization solutions and services, such as hydrogen, and carbon capture, usage and storage. The company is also involved in the convenience and mobility business, which manages the sale of fuels to wholesale and retail customers, convenience products, aviation fuels, and Castrol lubricants; and refining, supply, and trading of oil products, as well as operation of electric vehicle charging facilities. In addition, it produces and refines oil and gas; and invests in upstream, downstream, and alternative energy companies, as well as in advanced mobility, bio and low carbon products, carbon management, digital transformation, and power and storage areas. BP p.l.c. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
|Industry / Sector||Oil & Gas Integrated / Energy|
|Full time employees||63600|
|Mailing address||1 St James's Square London SW1Y 4PD United Kingdom|
|Phone / Fax||44 20 7496 4000 / 44 20 7496 4630|
5Y Avg. yield
BP p.l.c. paid £0.21 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 12 Aug 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 48.85%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.BP dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.
BP's forward dividend amount is £0.16 and the forward dividend yield is 5.19%. 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 Sep 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on BP p.l.c..
|Mr. Bernard Looney||Group CEO & Director||50||1.51M|
|Mr. Murray Auchincloss||Exec. of Fin., CFO & Director||50||756k|
|Mr. Gordon Birrell||Exec. VP of Production & Operations||57|
|Mr. Craig Marshall||Group Head of Investor Relations|
|Mr. Eric Nitcher||Exec. VP of Legal||57|
|Mr. Rahul Saxena||Group Ethics & Compliance Officer|
|Mr. Geoff Morrell||Exec. VP of Communications & Advocacy||51|
|Mr. Marco Ryan||Sr. VP of Digital Customers & Markets|
|Ms. Kerry Dryburgh||Exec. VP of People & Culture|
|Mr. Steve Marshall||Head of Training Academy and VP|
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 BP p.l.c. is 61.18B and its enterprise value is 118.88B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of BP is 0.60.
The BP's stocks Beta value is 0.90 making it 10% 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.
BP p.l.c. (LSE:BP) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is BP p.l.c.'s Stock Symbol?
BP p.l.c. trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "BP".
2. What is BP p.l.c.'s stock price today?
One share of BP stock can currently be purchased for approximately £304.65.
3. How can I contact BP p.l.c.?
BP p.l.c.'s mailing address is 1 St James's Square London SW1Y 4PD United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7496 4000.
4. What is BP p.l.c.'s official website?
The official website of BP p.l.c. is http://www.bp.com.