BHP announces record dividend, misses on profit

DESPITE a rise in BHP’s full-year profit, the result still missed analyst expectations.

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BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie speaking to investors

Attributable profit jumped 124% to US$8.3 billion, while underlying attributable profit was up 2% to $9.12 billion, lower than Bloomberg consensus of about $10 billion.