Technical Analysis for BHP - BHP Billiton Limited

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 74.48 2.62% 1.90
BHP closed down 1.84 percent on Thursday, April 22, 2021, on approximately normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Flat
Historical BHP trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 2.62%
NR7 Range Contraction 2.62%
Inside Day Range Contraction 2.62%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.73%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.73%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.73%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.73%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 2.79%
Expansion Pivot Sell Setup Bearish Swing Setup 2.79%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 2.79%
Older End-of-Day Signals for BHP ...

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Alert Time
Up 3% 13 minutes ago
Gapped Up (Full) about 1 hour ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 1 hour ago
Rose Above 50 DMA about 1 hour ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 1 hour ago
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BHP Billiton Limited 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.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
Keywords: Mining Electricity Chemicals Oil And Gas Alloy Natural Resources Stainless Steel Alloys Diamond Nickel Molybdenum Uranium Power Station Potash Smelting Bauxite Thermal Coal Metallurgical Coal Brass Manganese Steel Producer Steel Producers Aluminum Metal Bhp Manganese Metal Nickel Products South32

Is BHP a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 81.82
52 Week Low 38.32
Average Volume 2,457,831
200-Day Moving Average 61.64
50-Day Moving Average 73.05
20-Day Moving Average 71.22
10-Day Moving Average 72.47
Average True Range 1.63
ADX 16.72
+DI 24.53
-DI 23.71
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 70.06
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 71.22
Upper Bollinger Band 74.81
Lower Bollinger Band 67.64
Percent B (%b) 0.69
BandWidth 10.07
MACD Line 0.43
MACD Signal Line 0.05
MACD Histogram 0.3825
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 183.55 Billion
Num Shares 2.53 Billion
EPS 3.14
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 23.11
Price-to-Sales 3.38
Price-to-Book 3.02
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 2.20
Dividend Yield 3.03%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 73.89
Resistance 3 (R3) 73.92 73.53 73.67
Resistance 2 (R2) 73.53 73.19 73.51 73.59
Resistance 1 (R1) 73.05 72.99 72.86 73.02 73.52
Pivot Point 72.66 72.66 72.56 72.64 72.66
Support 1 (S1) 72.18 72.32 71.99 72.15 71.64
Support 2 (S2) 71.79 72.12 71.77 71.57
Support 3 (S3) 71.31 71.79 71.49
Support 4 (S4) 71.28