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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the nine months ended 30 September 2015, BG Group plc revenues decreased 21% to $11.93B. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 41% to $2.36B. Revenues reflect Upstream segment decrease of 23% to $7.2B. Net income also reflects Re-Measurement of Commodity Contracts increase from $386M (income) to $101M (expense). Dividend per share remained flat at $0.14. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Dec 2015
31st Dec 2016

Price Target: $17.4
(+12.81% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: -7.3% ($) (¢) (¢) ($) (¢) (¢)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 3 0 5 7 8

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 GCB Jason Kenney , Societe Generale Irene Himona , Kepler Cheuvreux , Charles Stanley Tony Shepard , Raymond James Euro Equities Jean-Pierre Dmirjiian , Morningstar, Inc. Allen Good , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , Liberum Andrew Whittock , TUDOR PICKERING & CO. SEC , and 1 unnamed other

Profile Summary

BG Group plc is a United Kingdom-based natural gas company. The Company has a portfolio of business interests focused on gas and oil exploration and production and on liquefied natural gas (LNG). It has two business segments: Upstream, which includes exploration and production and liquefaction, and LNG Shipping & Marketing, which combines the development and use of LNG import facilities with the purchase, shipping and sale of LNG and re-gasified natural gas. The Company's remaining Transmission and Distribution businesses, principally Mahanagar Gas Limited in India, and certain corporate activities are included in the Other activities segment. The Upstream business segment covers exploration and production activities plus liquefaction operations associated with integrated LNG projects. The LNG Shipping & Marketing segment covers activities, including purchases, ships, markets and sells LNG, as well as the Company's interests and capacity in re-gasification facilities.

Directors: Simon Lowth (CFO) 53, Steve Hill (CEX) 46, Sami Iskander (COO) 49, Malcolm Brown (EVP) 61, Barbara Heim (EVP) , Katie Jackson (EVP) , Sinead Lynch (EVP) , Tom Eide (GCN) 54, Helge Lund (EDR) 52, Steve Allen (SEC) 43, Andrew Gould (NEC) 68, Vivienne Cox (NED) 56, 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 September 30th, 2015
Incorporated December 30, 1998
Public Since December 8, 1986
Shares in Issue 3,418,325,933
Free Float 3.41bn (99.7%)

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
2.5  0.2%
Traded 4:37pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

Latest BG. News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming BG. Events
Wednesday 4th May, 2016 (estimate)
BG Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Friday 5th February, 2016
Q4 & FY 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 28th January, 2016
BG Group PLC Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 20th January, 2016
Full Year 2015 BG Group PLC Trading and Operational Update
Friday 30th October, 2015
Q3 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Call
Friday 30th October, 2015
Q3 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 13th August, 2015
Dividend For BG.L
Thursday 13th August, 2015
Dividend For BRG4.BA
Wednesday 12th August, 2015
Dividend For BRGYY
Friday 31st July, 2015
Q2 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Call
Friday 31st July, 2015
Q2 2015 BG Group PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 3rd June, 2015
BG Group PLC at Credit Suisse Global Energy Conference
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 BRG4.BA
Thursday 23rd April, 2015
Dividend For BG.L
Wednesday 22nd April, 2015
Dividend For BRGYY
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
Tuesday 3rd February, 2015
Q4 and Full Year 2014 BG Group PLC Earnings Release

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