BP is a multinational oil and gas company. The Company's segments include Upstream, Downstream, Rosneft, and Other businesses and corporate. The Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, as well as midstream transportation, storage, and processing. The Downstream segment has global manufacturing and marketing operations. The Rosneft segment has a resource base of hydrocarbons onshore and offshore. The Other businesses and corporate segment comprises the biofuels and wind businesses, shipping and treasury functions, and corporate activities around the world.

The Company provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes, and packaging. BP is capturing existing sources while enhancing the potential of renewable and alternative energy.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
69,900 (est)-12%
BP was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at BP

Dr Brian Gilvary

Dr Brian Gilvary

Chief financial officer
Tufan Erginbilgic

Tufan Erginbilgic

Chief executive, Downstream
Bob Fryar

Bob Fryar

Executive vice president, safety and operational risk
Andy Hopwood

Andy Hopwood

Chief operating officer, strategy and regions, upstream
Katrina Landis

Katrina Landis

Executive vice president, corporate business activities
Helmut Schuster

Helmut Schuster

Executive vice president, group human resources director
Bernard Looney

Bernard Looney

Chief executive, Upstream
Lamar McKay

Lamar McKay

Deputy group chief executive
Dev Sanyal

Dev Sanyal

Chief executive, alternative energy and executive vice president, regions
Bob Dudley

Bob Dudley

Group chief executive
Diana Kennedy

Diana Kennedy

Vice-President of Strategy

BP Office Locations

BP has offices in London, Houston, Shepperton, Chicago and in 61 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
1 St James's Square
Shepperton, GB
Chertsey Rd
Houston, US
501 Westlake Park Blvd
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BP Data and Metrics

BP Financial Metrics

BP's revenue was reported to be $186.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 17% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

186.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

54.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

172 m

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

114.4 b

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

18.2 b
BP's current market capitalization is $114.4 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


358.7 b226 b186.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

281.9 b164.8 b132.2 b

Gross profit

76.8 b61.2 b54.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Pre tax profit

5 b(9.6 b)(2.3 b)

Net Income

4 b(6.4 b)172 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


15.2 b20.1 b18.3 b18.2 b

Accounts Receivable

19.5 b13.3 b9.5 b10.4 b

Current Assets

65.4 b58.9 b48.5 b52.4 b


117.9 b110.9 b111.8 b128.4 b


23.1 b22.1 b21 b22.7 b

Total Assets

206.5 b192 b181.2 b203.5 b

Accounts Payable

19.5 b15.6 b11.7 b16.7 b

Current Liabilities

49.2 b43 b37.9 b45.1 b

Total Liabilities

119.1 b116.8 b113.9 b129.9 b

Retained Earnings

12.2 b(1.4 b)(9.1 b)(3.5 b)

Total Equity

87.3 b75.3 b67.3 b73.6 b

Financial Leverage

2.4 x2.6 x2.7 x2.8 x
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

14.3 b22.1 b13.2 b8.3 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(7 b)(3.6 b)(3.1 b)1.5 b

Income Taxes Paid

(4.4 b)(639.6 m)2.2 b1.9 b
USDY, 2016


2.3 m

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

BP Operating Metrics

BP's Gas Reserves & Resources, Tcf was reported to be 43.4 in FY, 2016, which is a 2% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Oil Proven Reserves (1P), MMbbl

9.82 k9.56 k10.33 k

Gas Reserves & Resources, Tcf


Oil and Gas Reserves, MMboe

17.52 k17.18 k17.81 k

Oil Production Volume, barrels per day

1.92 k2.01 k2.05 m

Daily Gas Production Volume, cubic feet

7.1 b7.15 b7.08 b

Oil & Gas Production Volume, mboe/d

3.14 k3.24 k3.27 k

Gasoline Stations

18 k18 k18 k

Petrochemicals Production, tonnes

14 m14.8 m14.2 m

Refinery Throughputs, barrels per day

1.72 m1.71 m1.69 m



Patents and Patent Applications

4.5 k3.8 k

BP Market Value History

Traffic Overview of BP

BP Online and Social Media Presence

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