ASX:WBC - Westpac Banking Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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A$30.33 +0.15 (+0.50 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseA$30.33
Today's RangeA$30.12 - A$30.44
52-Week RangeA$29.40 - A$35.39
Volume3.68 million shs
Average Volume5.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$101.92 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.28%
BetaN/A
Westpac Banking logoWestpac Banking Corporation provides various banking and financial services in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Pacific region, and internationally. It operates through five divisions: Consumer Bank, Business Bank, BT Financial Group, Westpac Institutional Bank, and Westpac New Zealand. It offers everyday banking, savings, term deposit, moving to Australia, under 21 and student, business, community solutions one, not-for-profit savings, and foreign currency accounts; term, tailor-made, and farm management deposits; debit, credit, and travel money cards; home, personal, investment, small business, and commercial loans; and equipment, automotive, cash flow, property, and insurance premium financing services. It also provides home and content, landlord, car, travel, boat, caravan and trailer, life, credit card and loan repayment, income protection, business, farm pack, person income, and business overheads insurance products; superannuation and retirement products; investment portfolios; installment warrants; and trading, financial advisory, wealth, foreign currency exchange, international payment, cash flow management, international trade, and import and export services. In addition, it offers industry specific banking and treasury services; other services, such as emergency cash, online and telephone banking, ATMs, unclaimed money, travel center, margin lending, and banking services to migrants moving to Australia; and mobile wallets. Further, it provides capital advisory and fund management, transactional and private banking, and financial market services; and corporate and structured finance, as well as trade and supply chain finance. It serves individuals; micro, small, and medium enterprises; and commercial, corporate, institutional, and government customers. The company was formerly known as Bank of New South Wales and changed its name to Westpac Banking Corporation in October 1982. The company was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange ASX
Industry Banks - Global
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
SymbolASX:WBC
CUSIPN/A
Phone+61-2-91557700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins37.03%
Return on Equity13.49%
Return on Assets0.96%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares3,350,000,000
Market Cap$101.92 billion

Westpac Banking (ASX:WBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westpac Banking's stock symbol?

Westpac Banking trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "WBC."

Who are some of Westpac Banking's key competitors?

Who are Westpac Banking's key executives?

Westpac Banking's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Brian Charles Hartzer B.A., C.F.A., MD, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. David Curran B.Com, Chief Information Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Rebecca Lim L.L.B., B Econ, LLB (Hons), Group Exec. of Compliance, Legal & Secretariat and Company Sec. (Age 46)
  • Ms. Christine Parker, Group Exec. of HR (Age 58)
  • Mr. Peter Francis King F.C.A., BEc, FCA, Acting Chief Risk Officer (Age 48)

Has Westpac Banking been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WBC stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westpac Banking earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Westpac Banking.

What is Westpac Banking's stock price today?

One share of WBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$30.33.

How big of a company is Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking has a market capitalization of $101.92 billion.

How can I contact Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking's mailing address is L 20 275 Kent St, SYDNEY, NSW 2000, Australia. The company can be reached via phone at +61-2-91557700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westpac Banking (ASX WBC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  217 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  340
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westpac Banking and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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