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A statement released earlier today by Barclays Capital about BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) maintains the target price at 990.00GBX

Barclays Capital hold steady the target of BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) at 990.00GBX stating a potential downside of -0.18%.

On 10/05/2016, Deutsche Bank released a statement on BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) bumped up the target price from 1,230.00GBX to 1,290.00GBX that suggested an upside of 0.08%.

Boasting a price of 1,200.00GBX, BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) traded 2.54% higher on the day. With the last close up 32.18% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the date range. BHP Billiton PLC has recorded a 50-day average of 1,063.91GBX and a two hundred day average of 932.42GBX. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 8,947,122 shares of BLT changing hands under the typical 9,128,670

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BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT)

With a total market value of 0 GBX, BHP Billiton PLC has with a one year low of 571.60GBX and a one year high of 1,255.00GBX .

A total of 23 firms have reported on the stock. Three equity analysts rating the stock a strong buy, 4 analysts rating the company a buy, 16 brokers rating the stock a hold, two firms rating the stock a underperform, and finally one analyst rating the company a sell with a 12-month target of 11.79GBX.

Brief Synopsis About BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT)

BHP Billiton Plc is engaged in exploration, development, production, processing and marketing of minerals, in respect of iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, silver and potash, and exploration, development, production and marketing of conventional and unconventional oil and gas. The Company operates through segments, including Petroleum and Potash, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Company's Petroleum and Potash segment is engaged in exploration, development and production of oil and gas and potash pre-development. The Copper segment is engaged in mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium and gold. The Iron Ore segment is engaged in mining of iron ore. The Coal segment is engaged in mining of metallurgical coal and thermal (energy) coal.

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