Woodside’s $19.5 billion acquisition of BHP Petroleum closes

woodside’s-$19.5-billion-acquisition-of-bhp-petroleum-closes

Woodside issued more than 914 million new shares to BHP Group to close the deal. Woodside’s share price closed at AU$29.76 ($21.40) on May 31, valuing the acquisition at $19.5 billion US dollars.