BHP Group (BHP) is a leading other industrial metals & mining business with stocks listed in Australia. BHP Group is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). All prices are listed in Australian Dollars.
How to buy shares in BHP Group from New Zealand
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Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
Search for BHP Group Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: BHP. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until BHP Group reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of A$37.53, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of BHP Group, depending on your broker.
Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of BHP Group. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
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Historical closes compared with the last close of A$49.48
1 week (2021-09-13)
1 month (2021-08-20)
3 months (2021-06-18)
6 months (2021-03-19)
1 year (2020-09-18)
2 years (2019-09-20)
3 years (2018-09-20)
5 years (2016-09-20)
Is BHP Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing BHP Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of BHP Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
BHP Group's P/E ratio
BHP Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, BHP Group shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
BHP Group's EBITDA
BHP Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is AUDA$36 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a BHP Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Frequently asked questions
Currently 0.172% of BHP Group shares are held by insiders and 23.538% by institutions.
BHP Group's international securities identification number is: AU000000BHP4
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