Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in BHP Billiton plc

BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) dropped by -0.24 or -0.06 points during the last session to $24.91 per share. One of the highlights of the day was the net money flow figure, which stood at $2 million even as the stock accepted $4.67 million in upticks but rejected $2.66 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the last observation was a 1.75. The 1-week percentage change for the stock price is registered at 2.93%.A block transaction occurred with $1.93 million in upticks and $0 million in downticks while the up/down ratio was calculated to be 0. The stock witnessed a net inflow of $1.93 million at the end of the block trade.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.77% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.08%. The company shares have dropped 42.08% in the past 52 Weeks. On June 24, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $43.72 and one year low was seen on January 20, 2016 at $16.36. The 50-day moving average is $24.41 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $22.66. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $25.00 and $24.66 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $25.22. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $25.06, notching a gain of 0.36% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,169,706 . The stock had closed at $24.97 on the previous day.

Institutional Investors own 3.16% of BHP Billiton plc shares.

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 Companys 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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