Fact based stock research
BHP Billiton (LSE:BLT)


BHP Billiton stock research in summary

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BHP Billiton shares have a SELL rating. They show below average growth, are riskily financed, and are bad value. We recommend selling BHP Billiton shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country United Kingdom
Industry Diversified Metals & Mining
Index FTSE All Shares, FTSE 100, FTSE 350
Size class XX-Large

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


Achievements

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Research History: BHP Billiton

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
24
36
46
34
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
6
52
30
36
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
31
29
64
36
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
11
18
63
15

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is BHP Billiton in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of BHP Billiton; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
1
29
31
34
PROFIT GROWTH
12
16
16
61
STOCK RETURNS
35
68
41
50
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
6
52
30
36

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Dec-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of BHP Billiton.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
51
56
56
54
REFINANCING
18
13
8
14
LIQUIDITY
60
52
57
61
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
31
29
64
36

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Dec-2017. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of BHP Billiton and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for BHP Billiton from June 8, 2018.