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Woodside Energy Group (WDS) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 1,412
-28.00 (-1.94%)
(As of 11:52 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
111,546 shs
Average Volume
66,540 shs
Market Capitalization
£26.83 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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About Woodside Energy Group Stock (LON:WDS)

Woodside Energy Group Ltd engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, production, and marketing of hydrocarbons in the Asia Pacific, Africa, the Americas, and the Europe. The company produces liquefied natural gas, pipeline gas, crude oil and condensate, and natural gas liquids. It holds interests in the Pluto LNG, North West Shelf, Wheatstone and Julimar-Brunello, Bass Strait, Ngujima-Yin FPSO, Okha FPSO, Pyrenees FPSO, Macedon, Shenzi, Mad dog, Greater Angostura, as well as Scarborough, Sangomar, Trion, Calypso, Browse, Liard, Atlantis, Woodside Solar opportunity, and Sunrise and Troubadour. The company involves in development of new energy products and carbon services. The company was formerly known as Woodside Petroleum Ltd and changed its name to Woodside Energy Group Ltd in May 2022. Woodside Energy Group Ltd was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

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Ex-Dividend for 4/4 Dividend
Dividend Payable

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Oil & Gas E&P
Year Founded


Net Income
£1.66 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£13.99 billion
Book Value
GBX 1,812 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
£26.83 billion
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Ms. Marguerite Eileen O'Neill B.Sc.
    M.Sc., CEO, MD & Executive Director
  • Mr. Graham Clifford Tiver FCPA
    Executive VP & CFO
  • Ms. Shiva Pezeshki McMahon B.A.
    M.A., Executive Vice President of International Operations
  • Ms. Elizabeth Westcott B.Com.
    B.E., Executive VP of Australian Operations
  • Mr. Daniel Stuart Kalms B.E.
    M.B.A., Executive Vice President of Technical Services
  • Marcela Louzada
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Andrew Cox B.A.
    L.L.B., M.A., VP of Legal & Group General Counsel
  • Mr. Mark Abbotsford BEC
    M.B.A., Executive Vice President of Marketing & Trading
  • Mr. Shaun Gregory B.Sc.
    BSc (Hons), MBT, Executive Vice President of New Energy
  • Ms. Julie Fallon M.B.E.
    Executive Vice President of Corporate Services

Should I Buy Woodside Energy Group Stock? WDS Pros and Cons Explained


Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Woodside Energy Group Ltd:

  • Woodside Energy Group Ltd has shown consistent growth in revenue and profitability over the past few quarters, indicating a strong financial performance.
  • The company has a solid dividend yield, providing investors with a steady income stream.
  • Woodside Energy Group Ltd has been actively investing in renewable energy projects, positioning itself well for the future energy transition.
  • The current stock price of Woodside Energy Group Ltd is undervalued compared to its intrinsic value, presenting a potential buying opportunity for investors.
  • The company has a strong track record of successful project execution and operational efficiency, reducing risks for investors.


Investors should be bearish about investing in Woodside Energy Group Ltd for these reasons:

  • Woodside Energy Group Ltd faces potential regulatory challenges in the energy sector, which could impact its operations and profitability.
  • The company's heavy reliance on oil and gas revenues exposes it to fluctuations in commodity prices, leading to volatility in financial performance.
  • Woodside Energy Group Ltd's debt levels are relatively high, increasing financial risk and interest payment obligations.
  • The energy industry is undergoing rapid changes and disruptions, posing challenges for traditional energy companies like Woodside Energy Group Ltd.
  • Market competition and geopolitical factors could affect Woodside Energy Group Ltd's market position and growth prospects.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Sunday, June 2, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Woodside Energy Group pros and cons to

WDS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have WDS shares performed in 2024?

Woodside Energy Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,663 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, WDS stock has decreased by 15.1% and is now trading at GBX 1,412.
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How often does Woodside Energy Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Woodside Energy Group?

Woodside Energy Group declared a dividend on Tuesday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.60 per share on Thursday, April 4th. This represents a yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Woodside Energy Group a good dividend stock?

Woodside Energy Group (LON:WDS) pays an annual dividend of GBX 110 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.50%. WDS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 16,176.47%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for WDS.

How do I buy shares of Woodside Energy Group?

Shares of WDS stock and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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This page (LON:WDS) was last updated on 6/21/2024 by Staff

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