BP p.l.c. Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£392.5
Change
-1.600 (-0.406%)
52 week
250.35 - 400.56

Last traded: Yesterday at 5:35 PM

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.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

13.96

PB ratio

1.20

Dividend yield

0.05%

Beta

0.85

Market cap

-

Enterprise value

-

Company profile

Industry / SectorOil & Gas Integrated / Energy
Full time employees63600
Websitehttps://www.bp.com
Mailing address1 St James's Square London SW1Y 4PD United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 20 7496 4000 / 44 20 7496 4630

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.05%

Dividend amount

£0.21

Payout ratio

64.49%

5Y Avg. yield

6.90%

BP p.l.c. paid £0.21 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 11 Nov 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 64.49%. 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 3.94%. 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.

Company Executives

As of Jan 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on BP p.l.c..

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Bernard LooneyCEO & Director511.51M
Mr. Murray AuchinclossExec. of Fin., CFO & Director51756k
Mr. Gordon BirrellExec. VP of Production & Operations58
Mr. Craig MarshallGroup Head of Investor Relations
Mr. Eric NitcherExec. VP of Legal58
Mr. Rahul SaxenaGroup Ethics & Compliance Officer
Mr. Geoff MorrellExec. VP of Communications & Advocacy52
Mr. Marco RyanSr. VP of Digital Customers & Markets
Ms. Kerry DryburghExec. VP of People & Culture
Mr. Steve MarshallHead of Training Academy and VP

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

3.17%

Operating margin

-2.90%

Return on assets

-1.38%

Return on equity

8.63%

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 and its enterprise value is .

The BP'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.

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 £392.5.

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 https://www.bp.com.