BHP Group Ltd (NYSE:BHP) Shares Sold by Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. lessened its holdings in BHP Group Ltd (NYSE:BHP) by 5.3% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 87,287 shares of the mining company’s stock after selling 4,931 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in BHP Group were worth $4,775,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. FMR LLC increased its holdings in shares of BHP Group by 28.7% in the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 29,000 shares of the mining company’s stock worth $1,585,000 after buying an additional 6,471 shares during the last quarter. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in shares of BHP Group by 417.8% in the 1st quarter. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. now owns 319,130 shares of the mining company’s stock worth $17,447,000 after buying an additional 257,502 shares during the last quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC increased its holdings in shares of BHP Group by 9.1% in the 3rd quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC now owns 276,244 shares of the mining company’s stock worth $13,642,000 after buying an additional 22,986 shares during the last quarter. Advisor Partners LLC increased its holdings in shares of BHP Group by 2.7% in the 3rd quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 16,069 shares of the mining company’s stock worth $793,000 after buying an additional 419 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Asset Dedication LLC increased its holdings in shares of BHP Group by 15,025.0% in the 3rd quarter. Asset Dedication LLC now owns 605 shares of the mining company’s stock worth $30,000 after buying an additional 601 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 3.69% of the company’s stock.

BHP stock opened at $51.69 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.58, a current ratio of 1.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45. BHP Group Ltd has a 52 week low of $46.61 and a 52 week high of $59.02. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $53.93 and its 200 day moving average is $51.38.

In related news, insider Mackenzie Andrew 297,193 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 20th. 0.02% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Several equities analysts recently commented on BHP shares. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “sector performer” rating on shares of BHP Group in a report on Tuesday, October 22nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of BHP Group from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 17th. ValuEngine raised shares of BHP Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, February 1st. Finally, Investec lowered shares of BHP Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 7th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $51.00.

BHP Group Profile

BHP Group discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties; and mining of copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, and iron ores, as well as metallurgical and energy coal.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BHP Group (NYSE:BHP)

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