Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact BHP Billiton (BHP) Share Price
Media coverage about BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BHP Billiton earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the mining company an impact score of 45.7783107432469 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
These are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- What Teck Resources Investors Could Expect in 2018 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Bitcoin can drop 50% and China miners will still make money (moneyweb.co.za)
- How the Secondary Market Could Impact Copper Prices in 2018 (finance.yahoo.com)
- BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
- BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) – A Broad Rule of Thumb For PEG Ratio – Nasdaq Journal (press release) (nasdaqjournal.com)
BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) traded up $0.80 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $49.67. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 4,186,479 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,030,000. The stock has a market cap of $125,540.00, a PE ratio of 22.48, a PEG ratio of 3.33 and a beta of 1.14. BHP Billiton has a 52-week low of $33.37 and a 52-week high of $49.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.47, a quick ratio of 1.53 and a current ratio of 1.85.
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BHP Billiton Company Profile
BHP Billiton Limited 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.
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