NYSE:WBK - Westpac Banking Stock Price, News & Analysis

$20.25
-0.04 (-0.20 %)
(As of 09/19/2019 01:09 PM ET)
Today's Range
$20.23
Now: $20.25
$20.26
50-Day Range
$18.53
MA: $19.35
$20.48
52-Week Range
$16.41
Now: $20.25
$20.86
Volume1,393 shs
Average Volume181,015 shs
Market Capitalization$69.81 billion
P/E Ratio11.64
Dividend Yield6.37%
Beta0.98
Westpac 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 one, community solutions one, not-for-profit savings, and foreign currency accounts; term and farm management deposits; debit, credit, and travel money cards; home, personal, investment, small business, and commercial loans; and equipment, automotive, cash flow, property, insurance premium, corporate and structured finance, and trade and supply chain financing services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-551-1835

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$28.76 billion
Cash Flow$2.0210 per share
Book Value$14.30 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees35,029
Outstanding Shares3,447,570,000
Market Cap$69.81 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Westpac Banking (NYSE:WBK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westpac Banking's stock symbol?

Westpac Banking trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WBK."

How often does Westpac Banking pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, May 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.6581 per share on Friday, July 5th. This represents a yield of 7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 15th. View Westpac Banking's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Westpac Banking?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Westpac Banking in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Westpac Banking.

Has Westpac Banking been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WBK stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Westpac Banking earned a news impact score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Westpac Banking.

Who are some of Westpac Banking's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Westpac Banking own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Westpac Banking investors own include Intelsat (I), Bank of America (BAC), Fossil Group (FOSL), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), AMC Entertainment (AMC), First Data (FDC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Ciena (CIEN) and tronc (TRNC).

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 52)
  • Mr. Peter Francis King F.C.A., BEc, FCA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Gary Thursby F.C.A., BEc, DipAcc, FCA, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Ms. Christine Parker, Group Exec. of HR (Age 59)
  • Mr. George Frazis M.B.A., Exec. Officer (Age 55)

Who are Westpac Banking's major shareholders?

Westpac Banking's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.09%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.08%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.05%), Aperio Group LLC (0.05%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.04%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are selling Westpac Banking stock?

WBK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Invesco Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Mawer Investment Management Ltd. and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Westpac Banking stock?

WBK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Bank of America Corp DE, Private Advisor Group LLC and Gradient Investments LLC.

How do I buy shares of Westpac Banking?

Shares of WBK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Westpac Banking's stock price today?

One share of WBK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.25.

How big of a company is Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking has a market capitalization of $69.81 billion and generates $28.76 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $6.16 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.74 on an earnings per share basis. Westpac Banking employs 35,029 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Westpac Banking.

What is Westpac Banking's official website?

The official website for Westpac Banking is http://www.westpac.com.au/.

How can I contact Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking's mailing address is LEVEL 18 275 KENT STREET, SYDNEY C3, 10017-2422. The bank can be reached via phone at 212-551-1835 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westpac Banking (NYSE WBK)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  295 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  342 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  637
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westpac Banking and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WBK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WBK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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