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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the three months ended 31 March 2015, BG Group plc revenues decreased 23% to $3.82B. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 79% to $233M. Revenues reflect Upstream segment decrease of 39% to $1.99B, Other segment decrease of 50% to $1M. Net income also reflects Re-Measurement of Commodity Contracts increase from $79M (income) to $87M (expense), Share of post-tax results from joint ven decrease of 66% to $22M (income). more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Dec 2015
31st Dec 2016

Price Target: $18.8
(+5.31% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +5.0% ($) (¢) (¢) ($) (¢) (¢)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 1 0 12 4 7

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies Jason Gammel , Credit Suisse Thomas Adolff , BERNSTEIN Oswald Clint , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Neill Morton , Canaccord Genuity Richard Griffith , Simmons & Company International Guy Baber , Nomura Securities Theepan Jothilingam , Equita SIM Massimo Bonisoli , Santander GBM Jason Kenney , Macquarie Research David Farrell , Societe Generale Irene Himona , Kepler Cheuvreux Peter Oppitzhauser , Equita SIM, European Equity Research Massimo Bonisoli , Charles Stanley Tony Shepard , Raymond James Euro Equities Bertrand Hodée , Morningstar, Inc. Allen Good , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , Liberum Jean-Pierre Dmirdjian , TUDOR PICKERING & CO. SEC , and 1 unnamed other

Profile Summary

BG Group plc is a natural gas company. The Company is engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil. The Company operates in two business segments, including upstream and liquefied natural gas (LNG) Shipping & Marketing. The Company explores to develop, produce and market gas and oil around the world. The Upstream business segment covers exploration and production activities plus liquefaction operations associated with integrated LNG projects. The Company purchases, ships, markets and sells LNG. The LNG Shipping & Marketing segment covers these activities, as well as the Group’s interests and capacity in regasification facilities. Company is active in more than twenty countries.

Directors: Simon Lowth (CFO) 53, Steve Hill (CEX) 46, Sami Iskander (COO) 49, Robert Booker (EVP) 48, Malcolm Brown (EVP) 61, John Grant (EVP) 60, Graham Vinter (GCN) 59, Helge Lund (EDR) 52, Steve Allen (SEC) 43, Andrew Gould (NEC) 68, Vivienne Cox (NED) 55, Pam Daley (NED) 62, Martin Ferguson (NED) 61, Lim Haw-Kuang (NED) 61,

No. of Employees: 5,143 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual December 31st, 2014
Last Interim March 31st, 2015
Shares in Issue 3,414,972,204
Free Float 3.39bn (99.1%)

Address 100 Thames Valley Park Drive, READING, RG6 1PT, United Kingdom
Web http://www.bg-group.com
Phone +44 118 9353222
Contact Mark Lidiard (Head of Investor Relations)
Auditors Ernst & Young LLP

BG. Share Price Performance BG.Quote
1156p
-10.5  -0.9%
Traded 4:53pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

Latest BG. News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming BG. Events
Tuesday 2nd June, 2015
BG Group PLC at Credit Suisse Global Energy Conference
Friday 31st July, 2015
Q2 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Friday 30th October, 2015
Q3 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 4th May, 2016 (estimate)
BG Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Friday 8th May, 2015
Q1 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Call
Friday 8th May, 2015
Q1 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 5th May, 2015
BG Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 23rd April, 2015
Dividend For BG.L
Thursday 23rd April, 2015
Dividend For BRG4.BA
Wednesday 22nd April, 2015
Dividend For BRGYY
Wednesday 8th April, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Recommended Cash And Share Offer For BG Group PLC M&A Call - Afternoon
Wednesday 8th April, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Recommended Cash And Share Offer For BG Group PLC M&A Call - Morning
Monday 23rd February, 2015
BG Group PLC at Credit Suisse Energy Summit
Tuesday 3rd February, 2015
Q4 and Full Year 2014 BG Group PLC Earnings Presentation


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