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A statement released earlier today by Investec about BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) raises the target price to 1,017.00GBX

Investec upped the price target of BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) to 1,017.00GBX indicating a possible downside of -0.06%.

On 9/21/2016, Barclays Capital released a statement for BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) dropped the target price from 1,135.00GBX to 990.00GBX. At the time, this indicated a possible downside of -0.04%.

Just yesterday BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) traded -0.27% lower at 1,082.75GBX. The company’s 50-day moving average is 1,032.63GBX and its two hundred day average is 910.71GBX. The last stock price close is up 19.74% relative to the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the date range. Trade Volume was down over the average, with 3,568,919 shares of BLT changing hands under the typical 9,131,480

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BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT)

BHP Billiton PLC has 52 week low of 571.60GBX and a one year high of 1,203.50GBX and has a market cap of 0 GBX.

In addition to Investec reporting its target price, a total of 23 firms have reported on the company. The average stock price target is 11.79GBX with three equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, four brokerages rating the company a buy, sixteen brokers rating the stock a hold, 2 firms rating the stock a underperform, and finally 1 firm rating the stock a sell.

More 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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