Edition:
United Kingdom

Westpac Banking Corp (WBC.AX)

WBC.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

32.42AUD
21 Jul 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.30 (-0.92%)
Prev Close
$32.72
Open
$32.27
Day's High
$32.60
Day's Low
$32.12
Volume
8,031,987
Avg. Vol
7,281,091
52-wk High
$35.39
52-wk Low
$28.56

WBC.AX

Chart for WBC.AX

About

Westpac Banking Corporation is a banking organization. The Company provides a range of banking and financial services in markets, including consumer, business and institutional banking and wealth management services. The Company is engaged in the provision of financial services, including lending, deposit taking, payments... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.46
Market Cap(Mil.): $110,045.30
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 3,394.36
Dividend: 0.94
Yield (%): 5.80

Financials

  WBC.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 14.59 21.59 28.96
EPS (TTM): 2.22 -- --
ROI: -- 0.01 0.46
ROE: 13.13 16.16 15.69

BRIEF-Westpac Banking Corp comments on APRA's announcement on unquestionably strong

* Westpac is well positioned to meet this new benchmark having proactively taken steps to boost its CET1 capital ratio Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

19 Jul 2017

BRIEF-IBM says ANZ, Westpac, Scentre and co complete blockchain trial for bank guarantees​

* ANZ, Westpac, Scentre and co complete "successful" blockchain trial for bank guarantees​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: [ANZ.AX IBM.N SCG.AX WBC.AX]

11 Jul 2017

BRIEF-FSA Group says Westpac Banking Corporation increased personal loan facility

* Westpac Banking Corporation has increased its personal loan facility from $30 million to $40 million

29 Jun 2017

Australian banks face 'Pandora's box' of taxes after state hike

SYDNEY A second Australian state on Friday said it was open to charging its own bank tax, raising fears the federal government has opened a "Pandora's box" by slapping a A$6.2 billion ($4.7 billion) levy on major lenders in its May budget.

23 Jun 2017

BRIEF-Prime Financial increases financing facility with Westpac Bank

* Increased and extended existing financing facility with Westpac Bank

07 Jun 2017

Fitch Rates Westpac's AUD2bn Covered Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, May 30 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Westpac Banking Corporation's (WBC, AA-/Stable/F1+) Series 2017-C3 AUD1.6 billion and 2017-C4 AUD400 million mortgage covered bonds ratings of 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. This brings the total outstanding issuance of covered bonds under the programme to AUD26.85 billion. Series 2017-C3 is a floating-rate bond while Series 2017-C4 is fixed-rate. Both the bonds are due in August 2022 and

31 May 2017

BRIEF-Westpac Banking completes bookbuild of 60 mln shares in BT Investment Management

* Westpac completes bookbuild of 60 million shares in BT Investment Management Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

24 May 2017

BRIEF-Westpac completes bookbuild of 60 mln shares in BT Investment Management

* Completes bookbuild of 60 million shares in BT Investment Management Limited

24 May 2017

UPDATE 1-Australia's Westpac to sell 29 pct stake in BT Investment Management

* Sale comes ahead of new capital requirements, tax (Recasts, adds Westpac comment)

24 May 2017

BRIEF-Westpac Banking says institutional offer of 60 mln shares in BT Investment Management

* announces BT Investment Management (BTIM) institutional offer

24 May 2017

Earnings vs. Estimates