BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) jumped 0.04 points or 0.17% on strong buying and was last priced at $23.5 per share. The shares saw huge fund flow intraday; a massive $8.86 million made their way in through the upticks but an even bigger $11.81 million made their way out through downticks. As per the last observation, the net money flow stood at $(-2.95) million and the up/down ratio was found to be 0.75. The shares have seen a weekly value change of -5.39% .A block trade was recorded in the company shares with a net money flow of $(-2.17) million. The composite value of the funds in upticks was $0 million and the total value of funds in downticks was $2.17. As can be seen from the data, the block transaction had the up/down ratio of 0.
Institutional Investors own 3.16% of BHP Billiton plc shares.
BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) : On Monday heightened volatility was witnessed in BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $23.31 and hit $23.83 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $23.5, with a gain of 0.17% or 0.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,339,095 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $43.72 and the company has a market cap of $62,524 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $16.36 .
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.