ASX:WSA - Western Areas Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.01 (+0.40 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 09:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: A$2.50
50-Day Range
MA: A$2.26
52-Week Range
Now: A$2.50
Volume5.77 million shs
Average Volume1.99 million shs
Market Capitalization$677.31 million
P/E Ratio86.21
Dividend Yield0.80%
Western Areas Limited mines for, processes, and sells nickel sulphide concentrates in Australia. The company develops high grade nickel mines; and explores for nickel sulphides and other base metals. Its flagship property is the Forrestania project located in Western Australia. Western Areas Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in West Perth, Australia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$256.11 million
Cash FlowA$0.45 per share
Book ValueA$1.58 per share



Market Cap$677.31 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Western Areas (ASX:WSA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Areas' stock symbol?

Western Areas trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "WSA."

Has Western Areas been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WSA stock has trended positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Areas earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Western Areas.

Who are some of Western Areas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Areas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Areas investors own include Vocus Group (VOC), St Barbara (SBM), Centrex Metals (CXM), Sirius Resources (SIR), Ansell (ANN), Reject Shop (TRS), Spark Infrastructure Group (SKI), Sandfire Resources (SFR), APA Group (APA) and Regis Resources (RRL).

Who are Western Areas' key executives?

Western Areas' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel Richard Lougher M.Sc., B.Sc., Msc. Eng, MD, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Joseph Belladonna B.Bus, CPA, CFO & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Wyn Jones, Gen. Mang. of Operations
  • Mr. Leonard Lau, Gen. Mang. of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Graham Marshall, Gen. Mang. of Commercial (Age 63)

What is Western Areas' stock price today?

One share of WSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$2.50.

How big of a company is Western Areas?

Western Areas has a market capitalization of $677.31 million and generates $256.11 million in revenue each year. View Additional Information About Western Areas.

What is Western Areas' official website?

The official website for Western Areas is

How can I contact Western Areas?

Western Areas' mailing address is West Perth, L 2 2 Kings Park Rd, PERTH, WAS 6005, Australia. The company can be reached via phone at +61-8-93347777.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Areas (ASX WSA)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  91 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  87 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  178
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Areas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WSA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WSA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2019 by Staff

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