BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

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Description:
BHP Billiton Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified natural resources company worldwide. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas; mining and refining of bauxite into alumina, and smelting of alumina into aluminum metal; and mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, and gold, as well as development of potash deposits. It is also involved in the mining and production of nickel products, manganese ore, and manganese metal and alloys, as well as in the mining of iron ore, metallurgical coal, and thermal coal. BHP Billiton Limited sells its copper, lead, and zinc concentrates, and alumina to smelters; copper cathode to wire rod mills, brass mills, and casting plants; uranium oxide to electricity generating utilities; rough diamonds to diamond buyers; nickel products to stainless steel, specialty alloy, foundry, chemicals, and refractory material industries; metallurgical coal to steel producers; and energy coal to power stations, power generators, and industrial users. The company, formerly known as BHP Limited, was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited operates as a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.
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Eugene King Goldman Sachs Buy   Apr 15, '18       Apr 15, '19  N/A 
Tyler Broda Nomura Sell   Aug 31, '17       Aug 31, '18  N/A 
Hunter Hillcoat Investec Sell   Jan 20, '16   18.98    Jan 20, '17  N/A 
Hayden Bairstow CLSA Buy   Nov 27, '15   26.42    Nov 27, '16  46.63% 
David Radclyffe Nomura Buy   Aug 23, '12   66.80    Aug 23, '13  -3.26%