ASX:WPL - Woodside Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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A$34.24 -0.19 (-0.55 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseA$34.43
Today's RangeA$34.06 - A$34.40
52-Week RangeA$28.65 - A$39.38
Volume1.25 million shs
Average Volume3.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.06 billion
P/E Ratio23.12
Dividend Yield7.26%
Woodside Petroleum Ltd engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, production, marketing, and sale of hydrocarbons in Oceania, Asia, Canada, Africa, and internationally. The company produces liquefied natural gas, pipeline natural gas, condensate, liquefied petroleum gas, and crude oil. It holds interests in the Greater Browse, Greater Sunrise, Greater Pluto, Greater Exmouth, North West Shelf, Wheatstone, Canada, Senegal, Greater Scarborough, and Myanmar projects. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & Gas E&P



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.24 billion
Cash FlowA$1.78 per share
Book ValueA$18.68 per share



Market Cap$32.06 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Woodside Petroleum (ASX:WPL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Woodside Petroleum's stock symbol?

Woodside Petroleum trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "WPL."

How often does Woodside Petroleum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Woodside Petroleum?

Woodside Petroleum announced a Final dividend on Friday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 20th will be given a dividend of 1.276 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a yield of 3.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 22nd. View Woodside Petroleum's Dividend History.

Has Woodside Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WPL stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Woodside Petroleum earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Woodside Petroleum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Woodside Petroleum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Woodside Petroleum investors own include BHP Group (BHP), Oil Search (OSH), WOODSIDE PET LT/ADR (WOPEY), Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), BHP Group (BHP), Micron Technology (MU), American International Group (AIG), Citigroup (C), AAR (AIR) and Lendlease Group (LLC).

Who are Woodside Petroleum's key executives?

Woodside Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Peter John Coleman B.E., M.B.A., BEng, MBA, FATSE, CEO, MD & Exec. Director (Age 59)
  • Ms. Sherry Leigh Duhe, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Ms. Meg O'Neill, Exec. VP & COO
  • Mr. Shaun Gregory BSc (Hons), MBT, Exec. VP of Exploration & CTO
  • Mr. Reinhardt Matisons BEng, MBA, MIE Aust, CPEng, CPA, Exec. VP of Marketing, Trading & Shipping

What is Woodside Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of WPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$34.25.

How big of a company is Woodside Petroleum?

Woodside Petroleum has a market capitalization of $32.06 billion and generates $5.24 billion in revenue each year. Woodside Petroleum employs 3,662 workers across the globe.

What is Woodside Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Woodside Petroleum is

How can I contact Woodside Petroleum?

Woodside Petroleum's mailing address is Woodside Plaza, 240 St Georges Tce, PERTH, WAS 6000, Australia. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at +61-8-93484000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Woodside Petroleum (ASX WPL)

Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  71 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  246
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Woodside Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WPL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WPL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by Staff

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