BP (BP) – Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for BP (LON: BP):

  • 5/16/2019 – BP had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Berenberg Bank. They now have a GBX 620 ($8.10) price target on the stock.
  • 5/13/2019 – BP had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. They now have a GBX 650 ($8.49) price target on the stock.
  • 5/2/2019 – BP had its price target lowered by analysts at Societe Generale from GBX 650 ($8.49) to GBX 635 ($8.30). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 5/1/2019 – BP had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. They now have a GBX 640 ($8.36) price target on the stock.
  • 5/1/2019 – BP had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Financial Group Inc. They now have a GBX 600 ($7.84) price target on the stock.
  • 5/1/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 615 ($8.04) price target on by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 5/1/2019 – BP had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 625 ($8.17) price target on by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 700 ($9.15) price target on by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 700 ($9.15) price target on by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 780 ($10.19) price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at UBS Group AG. They now have a GBX 600 ($7.84) price target on the stock.
  • 4/30/2019 – BP had its price target raised by analysts at Berenberg Bank from GBX 610 ($7.97) to GBX 620 ($8.10). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/29/2019 – BP had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a GBX 625 ($8.17) price target on the stock.
  • 4/24/2019 – BP had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 615 ($8.04) price target on the stock.
  • 4/16/2019 – BP had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a GBX 625 ($8.17) price target on the stock.
  • 4/12/2019 – BP had its price target raised by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 600 ($7.84) to GBX 625 ($8.17). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 4/10/2019 – BP had its price target lowered by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from GBX 660 ($8.62) to GBX 650 ($8.49). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/9/2019 – BP had its price target lowered by analysts at Jefferies Financial Group Inc from GBX 610 ($7.97) to GBX 555 ($7.25). They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 4/9/2019 – BP was given a new GBX 615 ($8.04) price target on by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/4/2019 – BP had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 700 ($9.15) price target on the stock.
  • 3/19/2019 – BP had its price target raised by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 590 ($7.71) to GBX 615 ($8.04). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.

BP stock traded up GBX 10.30 ($0.13) during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 549.70 ($7.18). The stock had a trading volume of 22,394,210 shares, compared to its average volume of 35,510,000. BP plc has a one year low of GBX 481.35 ($6.29) and a one year high of GBX 603.20 ($7.88). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 73.82, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a current ratio of 1.02. The company has a market capitalization of $111.77 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.26.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th. BP’s dividend payout ratio is currently 0.64%.

In related news, insider Brian Gilvary bought 58 shares of BP stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 11th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 534 ($6.98) per share, with a total value of £309.72 ($404.70).

BP p.l.c. engages in energy business worldwide. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. The Upstream segment is involved in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of liquefied natural gas (LNG), biogas, power and natural gas liquids (NGLs).

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