Slugcatcher on the greatest loss of all by BHP 

SOME of the world’s great defeats become commemorations as time goes by, Gallipoli and Dunkirk are examples, so with a bit of luck and a dash of ignorance Slugcatcher reckons BHP shareholders might one day forget their company’s adventure in US onshore oil and gas.

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US shale sale is just the beginning for BHP

How long it will take for the memory to fade is one of the unknowns about last week's US exit, another is that some shareholders will be quicker to move on than others, but the big unknown is ...