Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership decreased its position in BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) by 58.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 1,697,439 shares of the mining company’s stock after selling 2,401,777 shares during the period. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership’s holdings in BHP Billiton were worth $68,407,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Group One Trading L.P. boosted its stake in shares of BHP Billiton by 668.8% in the third quarter. Group One Trading L.P. now owns 3,075 shares of the mining company’s stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 2,675 shares during the period. Knowledge Leaders Capital LLC boosted its stake in shares of BHP Billiton by 59.3% in the third quarter. Knowledge Leaders Capital LLC now owns 3,939 shares of the mining company’s stock valued at $140,000 after buying an additional 1,467 shares during the period. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc bought a new stake in shares of BHP Billiton in the third quarter valued at approximately $217,000. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in shares of BHP Billiton by 14.0% in the second quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 7,719 shares of the mining company’s stock valued at $237,000 after buying an additional 947 shares during the period. Finally, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new stake in shares of BHP Billiton in the third quarter valued at approximately $382,000. 4.15% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
Shares of BHP Billiton plc (NYSE BBL) opened at $41.74 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.47, a current ratio of 1.85 and a quick ratio of 1.53. The stock has a market capitalization of $120,540.00, a P/E ratio of 18.89, a P/E/G ratio of 2.54 and a beta of 1.16. BHP Billiton plc has a 12 month low of $28.73 and a 12 month high of $45.43.
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BHP Billiton Company Profile
BHP Billiton Plc is a global resources company. The Company is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal. The Petroleum segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas.
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