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NYSE:WBK

Westpac Banking Stock Forecast, Price & News

$19.27
+0.12 (+0.63 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 10:47 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$19.20
Now: $19.27
$19.27
50-Day Range
$15.96
MA: $17.33
$19.28
52-Week Range
$7.98
Now: $19.27
$19.44
Volume116 shs
Average Volume125,878 shs
Market Capitalization$66.43 billion
P/E Ratio14.49
Dividend Yield2.34%
Beta0.99
Westpac Banking Corporation provides various banking and financial services in Australia, New Zealand, and internationally. The company operates through four divisions: Consumer, Business, Westpac Institutional Bank, Westpac New Zealand, Specialist Businesses, and Group Businesses. It offers everyday banking, savings, term deposit, business transaction, foreign currency, and specialized accounts; home, personal, and business loans; credit cards; international and travel services; share trading services; investment; and home, car, travel, life, and business insurance products. The company also provides merchant and payment, corporate and institutional, transaction banking, financial market, corporate and structured finance, trade and supply chain financing, and industry specific banking and treasury services, as well as online banking services. It serves individuals; micro, small, and medium enterprises; commercial business and private wealth clients; and commercial, corporate, institutional, and government customers. The company was formerly known as Bank of New South Wales and changed its name to Westpac Banking Corporation in October 1982. The company was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
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Headlines

Westpac warn about new text scam
January 29, 2021 |  msn.com
Westpac Banking: Upside To Future Dividends
January 8, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
New Zealand Economy Surges Out of Recession Amid Spending
December 16, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Westpac 2020 Full Year Result
November 2, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Westpac Profit Plunges on Bad-Debts, Laundering Fine
November 1, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-551-1835
Employees36,849
Year Founded1817

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$24.94 billion
Cash Flow$2.26 per share
Book Value$13.37 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares3,447,570,000
Market Cap$66.43 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.59 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

575th out of 1,941 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

21st out of 73 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$19.27
+0.12 (+0.63 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 10:47 AM ET)
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Westpac Banking (NYSE:WBK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Westpac Banking a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Westpac Banking in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Westpac Banking stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Westpac Banking?

Wall Street analysts have given Westpac Banking a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Westpac Banking wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How has Westpac Banking's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Westpac Banking's stock was trading at $12.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WBK shares have increased by 54.4% and is now trading at $19.15.
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How often does Westpac Banking pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Westpac Banking?

Westpac Banking declared a -- dividend on Tuesday, November 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.2182 per share on Monday, December 28th. This represents a yield of 9.4%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 9th.
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Is Westpac Banking a good dividend stock?

Westpac Banking pays an annual dividend of $0.45 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.34%. The dividend payout ratio of Westpac Banking is 33.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Westpac Banking will have a dividend payout ratio of 41.28% next year. This indicates that Westpac Banking will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Westpac Banking's key executives?

Westpac Banking's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Peter Francis King F.C.A., BEc, FCA, CEO, MD & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael Rowland B.Com., F.C.A., Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Leslie Wilson Vance, Group Exec. of Financial Crime, Compliance & Conduct (Age 50)
  • Ms. Rebecca Lim L.L.B., B Econ, LLB (Hons), Group Gen. Counsel & Enterprise Exec. (Age 49)
  • Ms. Christine Parker, Group Exec. of HR (Age 61)
  • Mr. Jason Yetton B.Com., BCom, TGMP, GDAppFin, Chief Exec. of Specialist Bus.es, Strategy & Transformation (Age 51)
  • Ms. Carolyn McCann B.A., Group Exec. of Customer & Corp. Relations (Age 48)
  • Mr. David Stephen, Chief Risk Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Guilherme Lima B.B.A., M.B.A., Chief Exec. of Bus. Division (Age 47)
  • Mr. David Alexander McLean L.L.B., LLB (Hons), Chief Exec. Officer of Westpac New Zealand Limited (Age 63)

What is Brian Hartzer's approval rating as Westpac Banking's CEO?

488 employees have rated Westpac Banking CEO Brian Hartzer on Glassdoor.com. Brian Hartzer has an approval rating of 84% among Westpac Banking's employees.

Who are some of Westpac Banking's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Westpac Banking own?

What is Westpac Banking's stock symbol?

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

Who are Westpac Banking's major shareholders?

Westpac Banking's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (0.10%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.06%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.01%), Aperio Group LLC (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%) and Comerica Bank (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling Westpac Banking stock?

WBK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Avalon Investment & Advisory, Northern Trust Corp, Creative Planning, Guggenheim Capital LLC, and Altium Wealth Management LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Westpac Banking stock?

WBK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Blue Square Asset Management LLC, Veriti Management LLC, Cohen Investment Advisors LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Boston Private Wealth LLC, BTC Capital Management Inc., and Comerica Bank.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Westpac Banking's stock price today?

One share of WBK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.15.

How much money does Westpac Banking make?

Westpac Banking has a market capitalization of $66.02 billion and generates $24.94 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $4.77 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.33 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Westpac Banking have?

Westpac Banking employs 36,849 workers across the globe.

When was Westpac Banking founded?

Westpac Banking was founded in 1817.

What is Westpac Banking's official website?

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

Where are Westpac Banking's headquarters?

Westpac Banking is headquartered at LEVEL 18 275 KENT STREET, SYDNEY C3, 10017-2422.

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]


This page was last updated on 3/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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