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Bhp Billiton ShareCast News (BLT)

ShareCast News for Bhp Billiton (BLT)

Share Price: 1,325.50Bid: 1,290.00Ask: 1,340.00Change: 0.00 (0.00%)No Movement on Bhp Billiton
Spread: 50.00Spread as %: 3.88%Open: 1,321.00High: 0.00Low: 0.00Yesterday’s Close: 1,325.50

Wednesday broker round-up - UPDATE

Wed, 7th Mar 2012 08:33

John Wood: HSBC downgrades to underperform from neutral.

Aquarius Platinum: Panmure Gordon upgrades to buy from sell.

Lonmin: Panmure Gordon upgrades to buy from sell.

Admiral: Nomura maintains buy rating and 1,100p target.

Anglo American: AlphaValue upgrades to buy from add and lowers price target to 3,078.2p from 3,098.5p.

Ashtead: UBS ups target to 320p from 300p, buy rating kept; Credit Suisse upgrades from neutral to outperform, target lifted from 220p to 305p.

Aviva: AlphaValue upgrades to buy from add, lowers target to 440.9p from 441p..

BHP Billiton: AlphaValue upgrades to buy from add, lowers target to 2,385.1p from 2,403.2p.

Chariot Oil & Gas: UBS raises target from 300p to 365p, buy rating unchanged.

Cobham: Jefferies maintains buy rating and 230p target.

Drax Group: UBS upgrades from neutral to buy, 595p target unchanged.

Intertek: Credit Suisse raises target from 2,250p to 2,600p, outperform rating kept.

Perform Group: Credit Suisse raises target from 280p to 320p, outperform rating kept.

The Restaurant Group: Jefferies initiates coverage with a buy recommendation and 340p target.

Rotork: Credit Suisse lifts target from 2,000p to 2,200p, outperform rating kept.

RPS Group: Jefferies maintains buy rating and and 235p target.

Tullet Prebon: UBS lifts target from 264p to 275p, sell rating maintained.

William Hill: Jefferies keeps hold recommendation and 210p target.

London close: FTSE 100 dragged down by banks and miners

(ShareCast News) - Banks and miners led the FTSE to a lower close Friday, in a session awash with blue-chip news including disappointing annual results from Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered, among other stocks reporting.
[24 Feb '17 17:18]

London close: FTSE ends mixed with HSBC, Mediclinic weighing on blue chips

(ShareCast News) - London shares were a little mixed at the closing bell, with blue chips led down by the out-of-favour stocks HSBC and Mediclinic on unwelcome news-flow against a backdrop of a weaker sterling.
[21 Feb '17 17:13]

BHP H1 profits soar on prices recovery as dividend doubles

(ShareCast News) - Australian mining giant BHP Billiton more than doubled its interim dividend payout as it reported a massive jump in underlying profits which were underpinned by a recovery in commodity prices and demand from China.
[21 Feb '17 07:21]

London open: Miners pace early gains after protesters enter key BHP mine

(ShareCast News) - London miners paced early gains on Monday as news of a worsening strike at the world's largest copper mine sent futures for the red metal sharply higher.
[13 Feb '17 08:41]

Miners pace gains as copper hits 20-month high

(ShareCast News) - Shares in miners were boosted in early trading on concern that simultaneous disruptions at the world´s two largest copper mines might lead to a sharp reduction in supplies.
[13 Feb '17 08:10]

FTSE 100 movers: Rio Tinto zips higher as Reckitt Benckiser falls

(ShareCast News) - FTSE 100 is higher on Friday afternoon thanks to a string of mining behemoths led by Rio Tinto congregating atop the risers' list, albeit offset by a motley group of fallers led by consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser.
[10 Feb '17 17:10]

Sector movers: Miners gain on stronger than forecast Chinese trade numbers

(ShareCast News) - Metals and Miners' shares bounded higher at the tail-end of the week amid stronger than expected foreign trade data out of China referencing the month of January, together with sharp gains in the price of some bulk metals.
[10 Feb '17 14:48]

BHP Billiton to spend $2.2bn on next phase of Mad Dog

(ShareCast News) - BHP Billiton announced on Wednesday that its board had approved expenditure of $2.2bn for its share of the development of the Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico.
[9 Feb '17 07:16]

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