BHP Billiton PLC reported better than expected with a surprise EPS of % or $ during its most recent quarterly earnings. The Actual EPS was $ compared to the Estimated EPS of $.
Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $0.46. and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $2.49. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $2.47 based on the consensus.
BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) : On Tuesday heightened volatility was witnessed in BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $36.62 and hit $36.665 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $36.59, with a gain of 2.67% or 0.95 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,452,243 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $37.44 and the company has a market cap of $97,374 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $18.03 .
BHP Billiton Plc is engaged in production of minerals which includes iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium as well as oil, gas and energy coal. BHP Billiton Plc is based in Collins Street, Melbourne Victoria.