BHG - BHP Group
BHP Group Limited is a world-leading diversified miner supplying iron ore, copper, oil, gas, and metallurgical coal. The company extracts and processes minerals, oil and gas, with more than 60,000 employees and contractors, primarily in Australia and the Americas. BHP's products are sold worldwide, with sales and marketing led through Singapore and Houston, United States. The group's global headquarters are in Melbourne, Australia.
BHP Group is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). BHP is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “BHG”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:BHG is AU000000BHP4. BHP Group is currently the #1 most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 2.35 trillion, which makes about 12.6% of the entire Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||461.54|
|Day’s High Price||471.88|
|Number of Deals||932|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||67.6060|
|Dividend Per Share||52.17|
BHG Stock Market Performance
The current share price of BHP Group (BHG) is ZAR 461.79. BHG closed its last trading day (Wednesday, October 5, 2022) at 464.60 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 1.1% drop from its previous closing price of 469.67 ZAR. BHP began the year with a share price of 474.39 ZAR but has since lost 2.06% off that price valuation, ranking it 155th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ fears may be allayed by the 10% increase of BHG share price since September 7th, which is 26th best on JSE.
BHP Group is the 89th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jul 8 - Oct 5, 2022). BHG has traded a total volume of 53.8 million shares—in 209,637 deals—valued at ZAR 24.2 billion over the period, with an average of 854,498 traded shares per session. A volume high of 2.45 million was achieved on September 16th, and a low of 226,442 on July 11th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of BHP on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Profile of BHP Group Limited
BHP Group Limited was founded on August 13, 1885 and operates in the Basic Materials sector, specifically, the Mining industry.
Factsheet of BHP Group Limited
- Basic Materials
- 171 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
BHG Industrial Market Competitors
BHP Group Limited, issuers of the BHG stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Basic Materials sector and/or Mining industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
|MCZ||MC Mining Limited||1.03B||5.23||+393%|
|SXM||Sable Exploration & Mining Ltd||2.22M||0.51||+364%|
|EXX||Exxaro Resources Ltd||74.5B||213.21||+39.5%|
|MDI||Master Drilling Grp Ltd||2.23B||14.75||+28.5%|
|RNG||Randgold & Expl Co Ltd||90.2M||1.21||+21%|
|ARI||African Rainbow Min Ltd||60.6B||269.82||+16.7%|
|GML||Gemfields Group Limited||4.09B||3.45||+13.5%|
|BUC||Buffalo Coal Corp||358M||0.85||+13.3%|
|MRF||Merafe Resources Ltd||2.9B||1.16||-3.33%|