Bhp Billiton (LON:BLT) Hit By Barclays Upgraded. Has GBX 1800.00 Target; 2 Bullish Analysts Covering Marathon Gold (TSE:MOZ)

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Bhp Billiton (LON:BLT) was upgraded by Barclays to a Overweight rating in a a research report revealed to investors on 4 May. The firm after the upgrade has GBX 1800.00 TP on the stock. Barclays’s target is 12.40% from BLT’s last price.

Among 2 analysts covering Marathon Gold Corp (TSE:MOZ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Marathon Gold Corp has $1.80 highest and $0.30 lowest target. $1.58’s average target is 58.00% above currents $1 stock price. Marathon Gold Corp had 4 analyst reports since October 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, October 13 the stock rating was initiated by Canaccord Genuity with “Speculative Buy”. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 1 by Paradigm Research. See Marathon Gold Corporation (TSE:MOZ) latest ratings:

08/12/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform Old Target: $1.70 New Target: $1.80 Target Up

BHP Billiton Plc, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. The company has market cap of 85.25 billion GBP. It operates through four divisions: Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal. It has a 18.18 P/E ratio. The firm explores for copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, and iron ores, as well as metallurgical coal, thermal energy coal, and gas and oil properties.

Among 31 analysts covering BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT), 12 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 39% are positive. BHP Billiton PLC has GBX 1900 highest and GBX 515 lowest target. GBX 1257.82’s average target is -21.45% below currents GBX 1601.4 stock price. BHP Billiton PLC had 509 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Wednesday, February 24 by Bernstein. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, January 28. The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas with “Neutral” on Thursday, January 7. Bernstein maintained the shares of BLT in report on Friday, August 7 with “Market Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal Weight” on Monday, October 24. The company was maintained on Monday, February 6 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 28 by Deutsche Bank. Macquarie Research maintained BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) rating on Thursday, May 26. Macquarie Research has “Underperform” rating and GBX 720 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, September 20. The stock of BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Tuesday, November 17 by Barclays Capital.

The stock increased 2.79% or GBX 43.4 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1601.4. About 7.11M shares traded. BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) has 0.00% since May 5, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

The stock increased 3.09% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $1. About 275,261 shares traded or 55.00% up from the average. Marathon Gold Corporation (TSE:MOZ) has 0.00% since May 5, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.