BHP Group (LON:BHP) Earns “Neutral” Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated their neutral rating on shares of BHP Group (LON:BHPFree Report) in a research note published on Tuesday morning, MarketBeat reports.

Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the stock. Berenberg Bank decreased their price objective on shares of BHP Group from GBX 2,200 ($27.84) to GBX 2,100 ($26.58) and set a hold rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Citigroup reiterated an equal weight rating and set a GBX 2,610 ($33.03) price target on shares of BHP Group in a report on Tuesday, February 20th. Barclays cut their price objective on BHP Group from GBX 2,610 ($33.03) to GBX 2,520 ($31.89) and set an equal weight rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 29th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a sector perform rating on shares of BHP Group in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 2,320 ($29.36).

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BHP Group Stock Performance

Shares of BHP stock opened at GBX 2,389 ($30.24) on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 52.52, a current ratio of 1.57 and a quick ratio of 1.37. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 2,298.69 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 2,390.40. BHP Group has a one year low of GBX 2,157 ($27.30) and a one year high of GBX 2,707.50 ($34.27). The company has a market cap of £120.88 billion, a P/E ratio of 2,077.39, a P/E/G ratio of -0.78 and a beta of 0.85.

BHP Group Cuts Dividend

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 7th were paid a $0.72 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.41%. BHP Group’s payout ratio is presently 10,434.78%.

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BHP Group Limited operates as a resources company in Australia, Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, the rest of Asia, North America, South America, and internationally. The company operates through Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal segments. It engages in the mining of copper, silver, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, iron ore, and metallurgical and energy coal.

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