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BHP Billiton plc (BBL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 09, 2015

BHP Billiton plc ( BBL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $1.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 29, 2015. Shareholders who purchased BBL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BBL has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BBL was $32.24, representing a -48.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.20 and a 6.61% increase over the 52 week low of $30.24.

BBL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as CONSOL Energy Inc. ( CNX ) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. ( AHGP ). Zacks Investment Research reports BBL's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -46.47%, compared to an industry average of 7.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BBL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BBL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have BBL as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers ( PID )
  • iShares Commodities Select Strategy ETF ( COMT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is COMT with an decrease of -18.31% over the last 100 days. PID has the highest percent weighting of BBL at 2.39%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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