Westpac Banking Corp Company Profile (NYSE:WBK)

About Westpac Banking Corp

Westpac Banking Corp logoWestpac Banking Corporation is a banking organization. The Company provides banking and financial services in markets, including consumer, business and institutional banking and wealth management services. It has three segments: Australian Financial Services (AFS), Westpac Institutional Bank (WIB) and Westpac New Zealand. It provides banking products under the Westpac and WIB brands, and insurance and wealth products under Westpac Life and BT brands. Its other divisions include Westpac Pacific, Group Services, Treasury and Core Support. The AFS segment includes its Australian retail banking, business banking and wealth operations. The WIB segment delivers financial services to commercial, corporate, institutional and government customers. The Westpac New Zealand segment includes sales and service of banking, wealth and insurance products for consumers, business and institutional customers in New Zealand. It offers its services in Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Foreign Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WBK
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $22.81
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $22.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.28
  • P/E Growth: 4.26
  • Market Cap: $77.18B
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,326,672,000
  • Beta: 1.45
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/7/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeUnderperform -> SellView Rating Details
5/24/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
9/2/2015Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/4/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/29/2015Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
1/9/2015Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.81 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.89 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
Annual Dividend:$1.39
Dividend Yield:5.99%
Payout Ratio:76.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
73.54% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-45.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/2/2016$0.715/10/20165/12/20167/14/2016
11/9/2015$0.6611/12/201511/16/201512/31/2015
5/5/2015special$0.735.37%5/12/20155/14/20157/13/2015
11/5/2014semiannual$0.805.38%11/6/201411/10/201412/29/2014
5/6/2014special$0.834.8%5/13/20145/15/20147/14/2014
11/5/2013special$0.105.13%11/12/201311/14/201312/30/2013
11/5/2013semiannual$0.845.13%11/12/201311/14/201312/30/2013
5/6/2013special$4.955.09%5/14/20135/16/20137/10/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Westpac Banking Corp (NYSE:WBK)
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finance.yahoo.com logoMoody's explains its downgrades on Australia's Big Four (NYSE:WBK)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 6:53 AM
publicnow.com logoMTO: Ceasing to be a substantial holder from WBC (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 6:53 AM
News IconIs Westpac Banking Corporation(NYSE: WBK), a large market cap ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - August 20 at 7:40 PM
News IconForeign Money Center Banks: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) Position of the day (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 19 at 8:00 PM
publicnow.com logo19 August 2016 Westpac Group recognised at the Financial Review Smart Investor Blue Ribbon Awards 2016 (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 8:00 PM
News IconLarge Cap Foreign Money Center Banks: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 18 at 11:21 AM
marketrealist.com logoInvestment-Grade Bond Fund Flows Rose Slightly Last Week (NYSE:WBK)
marketrealist.com - August 18 at 11:21 AM
marketrealist.com logoWestpac Banking Issued the Most High-Grade Bonds Last Week - Market Realist (NYSE:WBK)
marketrealist.com - August 17 at 8:32 PM
News IconGlobal Dairy Prices Rise as Herds Are Culled (NYSE:WBK)
ih.advfn.com - August 17 at 11:09 AM
zacks.com logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for August 17th (NYSE:WBK)
www.zacks.com - August 17 at 11:08 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) from Foreign Money Center Banks (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 17 at 11:08 AM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market Westpac Banking Corporation ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - August 13 at 7:42 PM
News IconUpdate on Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) for the day (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 13 at 10:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestpac Banking downgraded by JP Morgan (NYSE:WBK)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 8:52 PM
News IconIs Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 9 at 11:42 AM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK)? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - August 8 at 8:25 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - August 6 at 10:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Westpac Banking Corp. : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:WBK)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 8:42 PM
publicnow.com logoChange in substantial holding from CYB (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 8:42 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoNew Broker Ratings For Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - FTSE News (NYSE:WBK)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 3 at 11:35 AM
News IconAustralia Stocks Fall as RBA Commentary Unsettles Investors (NYSE:WBK)
fixedincome.fidelity.com - August 2 at 7:04 AM
publicnow.com logoFinalists announced for Westpac's Innovation Challenge (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac provides metrics for systemically important banks (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac ranks #1 in the Global Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac welcomes the first progress report from banking industry's independent reviewer (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logo30 July 2016 Westpac and Many Rivers partnership celebrates 1,000 businesses, including 500 Indigenous businesses (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac and Chartered Accounts to assist 700,000 not-for-profit organisations with free financial guide (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac partners with the Australian Human Rights Commission to launch Australia's first cultural diversity blueprint (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoStandard and Poor's Revises Australia's Outlook to Negative with a similar impact on the outlook for the major Australian Banks' ratings (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac employees share 100 years with Indigenous community organisations through Jawun (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
publicnow.com logoWestpac ranks #1 in the world Global Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:57 PM
News IconIs Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - Twin County News (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - July 29 at 8:30 PM
News IconWestpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) – Top Stock from Financial Sector - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - July 28 at 8:40 PM
publicnow.com logoMYX: Change in substantial holding from WBC (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 3:38 AM
publicnow.com logoAppendix 3Y - Lindsay Maxsted (NYSE:WBK)
www.publicnow.com - July 25 at 2:28 AM
News IconA Look at the Stock Strength for Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:WBK)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 22 at 8:01 PM
News IconAre Analysts Still Saying "Buy" this Stock: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - TGP (NYSE:WBK)
telanaganapress.com - July 22 at 8:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestpac Banking Corp. :WBK-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 : July 22, 2016 (NYSE:WBK)
www.capitalcube.com - July 22 at 1:13 PM
News IconHigh Expectations Remain For Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - TGP (NYSE:WBK)
telanaganapress.com - July 21 at 8:34 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today's market: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - Twin County News (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - July 21 at 8:34 PM
News IconHow has Westpac Banking Corporation:(NYSE:WBK) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - July 20 at 11:05 AM
News IconOxbow Advisors LLC Decreased Stake in Westpac Bkg Corp (NYSE:WBK) by $12.82 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph (NYSE:WBK)
presstelegraph.com - July 19 at 8:24 PM
News IconAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - TGP (NYSE:WBK)
telanaganapress.com - July 19 at 9:09 AM
News IconAnalysts Are Expecting this Stock to Rise: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - TGP (NYSE:WBK)
telanaganapress.com - July 15 at 7:13 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoWestpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NYSE:WBK)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 15 at 1:34 PM
News IconUpdate on Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) for the day - Twin County News (NYSE:WBK)
twincountynews.com - July 14 at 8:27 PM
News IconIs Westpac Banking Corporation(NYSE: WBK), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:WBK)
thedailyleicester.com - July 13 at 8:32 PM
News IconStock Wooing Investors After Increase: Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) - Telanagana Press (NYSE:WBK)
telanaganapress.com - July 13 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3:12 am Westpac Banking issues $30 mln of Callable Zero Coupon Instruments due July 2032 (NYSE:WBK)
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:12 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoWestpac Banking Corporation (NYSE:WBK) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:WBK)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 10 at 7:17 PM

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Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff