BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Dividend History

BHP Billiton is a leader in the global natural resources industry. The Group has high-value and industry-leading positions in aluminium, metallurgical coal, thermal coal, copper, ferro-alloys, iron ore and titanium minerals and also has substantial interests in oil, gas, nickel, diamonds and silver.

Last update 09/16/2019


Dividend Yield Summary

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Dividends 2.42 2.48 0.76 1.66 1.73 0.55
Average Price 65.84 40.82 32.90 39.36 47.80 52.72
Yield 3.68% 6.08% 2.31% 4.22% 3.62% 1.04%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2019 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2019-09-05
Dividend Pay Date 2019-09-25

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.40
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 2.66
Dividend Cover 1.28 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 5.12%
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.08%
6-Year Average Yield 3.44%
6-Year Dividend Change 9.92%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 1.65%
Number of Dividend Payments (1988-04-22 - 2019-03-07) 66

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2019-03-07 $0.55
2018-09-06 $0.63
2018-03-08 $1.10
2017-09-07 $0.86
2017-03-08 $0.80
2016-08-31 $0.28
2016-03-10 $0.16
2016-03-09 $0.32
2015-09-09 $1.24
2015-03-11 $1.24
2014-09-03 $1.24
2014-03-05 $1.18
2013-09-04 $1.18
2013-03-06 $1.14
2012-09-05 $1.14
2012-02-29 $1.10
2011-09-07 $1.10
2011-03-09 $0.92
2010-09-08 $0.90
2010-03-03 $0.84
2009-09-02 $0.82
2009-02-25 $0.82
2008-09-25 $0.82
2008-02-27 $0.58
2007-09-12 $0.54
2007-02-28 $0.40
2006-09-06 $0.37
2006-03-01 $0.35
2005-03-02 $0.27
2004-09-01 $0.19
2004-04-13 $0.17
2003-11-10 $0.16
2003-06-10 $0.15
2002-11-12 $0.14
2002-07-15 $2.26
2002-06-04 $0.13
2001-11-13 $0.13
2001-06-05 $0.13
2000-11-14 $0.13
2000-10-24 $0.15
2000-06-06 $0.14
1999-11-02 $0.15
1999-05-11 $0.16
1998-11-03 $0.14
1998-05-12 $0.17
1997-11-04 $0.17
1997-05-13 $0.20
1996-11-05 $0.19
1996-05-14 $0.19
1995-11-07 $0.18
1995-05-12 $1.41
1994-11-04 $0.17
1994-05-06 $0.16
1993-10-29 $0.13
1993-05-07 $0.14
1992-10-30 $0.14
1992-05-08 $0.15
1991-11-01 $0.15
1991-05-10 $0.15
1990-11-02 $0.15
1990-05-11 $0.14
1989-11-03 $0.13
1989-06-09 $0.07
1989-04-21 $0.07
1988-10-28 $0.07
1988-04-22 $0.13
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