BHP Billiton plc (BBL) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Jun 04, '18

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about BBL stock:

  • Is BBL a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold BBL stock today?
  • Is BBL a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are BBL analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are BBL stock buy reasons/signals:

1. BBL quarterly revenue growth was 13.50%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (1.54% and 5.09%, respectively).

2. BBL forward dividend yield is 5.14%, higher than the industry (0.09%) and sector (0.37%) forward dividend yields.

3. BBL average analyst rating is Buy.

Here are BBL stock sell reasons/signals:

1. BBL stock price ($46.23) is close to the 52-week high ($47.67). Perhaps now is a good time to sell?

2. BBL Price/Book ratio is 2.16, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios.

3. BBL Price/Sales ratio is 3.03, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios.

4. BBL average analyst price target ($37.00) is below its current price ($46.23).

What are your thoughts on BBL?

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