In today’s recent session, 5.0 million shares of the BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) have been traded, and its beta is 0.73. Most recently the company’s share price was $29.78, and it changed around $0.42 or 1.45% from the last close, which brings the market valuation of the company to $90.07B. BP at last check was trading at a discount to its 52-week high of $34.30, offering almost -15.18% off that amount. The share price’s 52-week low was $23.39, which indicates that the recent value has risen by an impressive 21.46% since then. We note from BP p.l.c.’s average daily trading volume that its 10-day average is 11.56 million shares, with the 3-month average coming to 12.72 million.
BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) trade information
Instantly BP has been showing a green trend so far today with a performance of 1.45% on intraday trading today. The performance over the last five days has remained in the green territory. The rise to weekly highs of 30.26 on Tuesday, 08/02/22 increased the stock’s daily price by 1.59%. The company’s shares are currently up 10.25% year-to-date, but still up 4.60% over the last five days. On the other hand, BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) is 3.82% up in the 30-day period. We can see from the shorts that 10.75 million shares have been sold at a short interest cover period of 0.8 day(s).
BP p.l.c. (BP) estimates and forecasts
BP p.l.c. share prices are performing particularly well compared to other companies within the same industry. As is evident from the statistics, the company’s shares have fallen -5.05 percent over the past six months and at a 106.54% annual growth rate that is well above the industry average of -1.20%. Moreover, analysts have decided to roll up on their fiscal year 2022 revenue estimates. The rating firms predict that it will gain 155.40% in revenue this quarter, and will report an increase of 97.00% in the next quarter. The year-over-year growth rate is expected to be 41.60%, up from the previous year.
Consensus estimates provided by 3 financial analysts predict the company will bring in an average of $58.73 billion in revenue for the current quarter. 3 analysts expect BP p.l.c. to make $61.88 billion in revenue for the quarter ending Sep 2022. The company’s sales for the same quarters a year ago were $38.35 billion and $36.17 billion respectively. Analysts predict that the company’s current quarter sales will jump, forecast at 53.10%. Forecasts for the next quarter put sales growth at 71.00%.
Looking at the company’s year-over-year earnings, the past five years showed a positive earnings growth rate of 128.10%. BP p.l.c. earnings are expected to increase by 137.20% in 2022, but the outlook is negative -4.00% per year for the next five years.
BP p.l.c.’s next quarterly earnings report is expected to be released in September. The annual dividend yield of the stock is 4.46 percent and its annual dividend per share was 1.31. It is important to note, however, that the 4.46% dividend yield ratio should be regarded as a guide only, as many other factors should be taken into consideration before making any investment decision.
BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)’s Major holders
Upon looking at major shareholders, it appears that insiders hold 0.00% of BP p.l.c. shares, and 9.36% of them are in the hands of institutional investors. The stock currently has a share float of 9.36%. BP p.l.c. stock is held by 1,132 institutions, with Arrowstreet Capital, Limited Partnership being the largest institutional investor. By Mar 30, 2022, it held 0.80% of the shares, which is about 25.57 million shares worth $751.64 million.
State Street Corporation, with 0.77% or 24.44 million shares worth $718.5 million as of Mar 30, 2022, holds the second largest percentage of outstanding shares.
Franklin Custodian Funds-Income Fund and DFA International Value Series were the top two Mutual Funds as of Mar 30, 2022. The former held 10.0 million shares worth $294.0 million, making up 0.31% of all outstanding shares. On the other hand, DFA International Value Series held roughly 6.42 million shares worth around $184.34 million, which represents about 0.20% of the total shares outstanding.