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Wesfarmers Ltd

WES.AX

Latest Trade

39.00AUD

Change

0.02(+0.05%)

Volume

663,820

Today's Range

38.88

 - 

39.23

52 Week Range

30.40

 - 

50.89

As of on the Australian Stock Exchange Ltd ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
38.98
Open
39.14
Volume
663,820
3M AVG Volume
52.81
Today's High
39.23
Today's Low
38.88
52 Week High
50.89
52 Week Low
30.40
Shares Out (MIL)
1,282.49
Market Cap (MIL)
44,559.92
Forward P/E
22.68
Dividend (Yield %)
4.53

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Wesfarmers Ltd Wescef Investor Presentation & Operational Site Tour

Latest Developments

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Kidman Resources Says Scheme Of Arrangement With Wesfarmers Unit Is Now Legally Effective

Kidman Resources Says Court Approved Scheme Of Arrangement between Wesfarmers Lithium and Co

Kidman Resources Shareholders Approved Scheme Of Arrangement For Wesfarmers Lithium To Acquire Co

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About Wesfarmers Ltd

Wesfarmers Limited is engaged in various business operations, such as supermarkets, liquor, hotels and convenience stores; home improvement; office supplies, and an industrials division with businesses in chemicals, energy and fertilizers, industrial and safety products and coal. The Company's segments include Home Improvement; Department Stores; Office Works; Industrials, which includes Resources, WIS and WesCEF, and Other. Bunnings is a retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products in Australia and New Zealand. Kmart is a retailer with approximately 210 stores throughout Australia and New Zealand. Target operates a network of over 300 stores and sells a range of products for the contemporary family, including apparel, homewares and general merchandise. Officeworks is a retailer and supplier of office products and solutions for home, business and education.

Industry

Retail (Grocery)

Contact Info

Brookfield Place Twr 2

L 14 123 St Georges Tce

+61.8.93274211

http://www.wesfarmers.com.au

Executive Leadership

Michael Alfred Chaney

Independent Chairman of the Board

Robert Geoffrey Scott

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director

Anthony Gianotti

Chief Financial Officer

John P. Durkan

Managing Director - Coles

Jenny Bryant

Chief Human Resource Officer

Key Stats

3.67 mean rating - 12 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, AUD)

2017

68.4K

2018

66.9K

2019

27.9K

2020(E)

28.8K
EPS (AUD)

2017

2.542

2018

2.563

2019

1.714

2020(E)

1.726
Price To Earnings (TTM)
22.93
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.60
Price To Book (MRQ)
4.47
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
17.99
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
30.38
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
26.81
Return on Investment (TTM)
9.69
Return on Equity (TTM)
7.02

Latest News

Shareholders of Australia's Kidman Resources approve Wesfarmers takeover

Kidman Resources Ltd said on Thursday its shareholders voted in favour of conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd purchase of the lithium miner for about A$776 million ($524.11 million).

UPDATE 3-Australia Wesfarmers's profit resilient despite hardware's woes

* Shares reverse losses to move into positive territory (Adds managing director's comments, fresh fund manager comment)

Australia's Wesfarmers posts 13.5% rise in full-year profit

Australian conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd reported a 13.5% rise in annual profit on Tuesday, driven by higher sales in its hardware business, even as the country's spending slowdown hurt the company's discount department stores.

Australia's Wesfarmers says it won't pursue rare earths miner Lynas

Australian retail-to-chemicals conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd <WES.AX> said on Thursday it would not pursue its proposal to buy rare earths miner Lynas Corp <LYC.AX>.

Australia's Wesfarmers says not to pursue rare-earths miner Lynas

Australian retails-to-chemicals conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd said on Thursday it would not pursue its proposal to buy rare-earths miner Lynas Corp .

Wesfarmers gets regulator nod for $160 million Catch Group buy

Australia's competition watchdog on Monday said it will not oppose conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd's <WES.AX> $160 million acquisition of online retailer Catch Group.

Australia's Wesfarmers sees Kmart earnings drop in economic warning sign

Australian conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd forecast falling annual earnings at its Kmart discount department stores for the first time in a decade on Thursday, as a spending slowdown sounds an ominous warning for Australia's sputtering economy.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Australia's Wesfarmers sees Kmart earnings drop in economic warning sign

Australian conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd forecast falling annual earnings at its Kmart discount department stores for the first time in a decade on Thursday, as a spending slowdown sounds an ominous warning for Australia's sputtering economy.

CORRECTED-Australia's Wesfarmers sees FY19 Kmart core earnings at $356.90 mln to $391.55 mln

Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd on Thursday forecast a significant drop in core earnings for Kmart Group, its low-priced retail chain, because of an increase in price competition and cautious consumer sentiment.

Australia's Wesfarmers buying online retailer Catch in e-commerce push

Australian conglomerate Wesfarmers is buying e-commerce retailer Catch Group for about $160 million to boost the small online footprint of its retail units such as Kmart and Target amid a big shift by domestic shoppers to the web.

Australia's Wesfarmers to buy online retailer Catch Group for $160 mln

Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd said on Wednesday it has entered into an agreement to buy online retailer Catch Group Holdings Ltd for A$230 million ($159.94 million).

UPDATE 1-Australia's Kidman Resources backs $534 mln Wesfarmers takeover

Australian lithium miner Kidman Resources on Thursday agreed to be acquired by Wesfarmers for A$776 million ($534 million) in a deal that will give the retail conglomerate entry into the booming electric vehicle market.

Australia's Kidman Resources agrees to $534 mln Wesfarmers takeover

Australian lithium miner Kidman Resources Ltd on Thursday agreed to be acquired by retail conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd for A$776 million ($534 million).

Wesfarmers' soft bid for Kidman spotlights lithium's financing issues

Wesfarmers Ltd's bid for Australia's Kidman Resources undervalues the lithium miner, analysts said on Friday, reflecting the financing difficulties the sector faces even as electric car makers warn of raw material shortages.

Wesfarmers bets on electric cars with $544 million bid for Australian lithium miner Kidman

Australian retail conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd offered A$776 million ($544 million) to buy lithium miner Kidman Resources Ltd on Thursday, its second bid in two months to deepen its exposure to high-tech minerals.

Australia's Kidman Resources receives takeover proposal from Wesfarmers

Australian miner Kidman Resources Ltd said on Thursday it received a takeover proposal from Wesfarmers Ltd that values the company at about A$776 million ($544 million).

UPDATE 1-Australia's Lynas posts 33 pct jump in Q3 rare earths output, amid takeover interest

Takeover target Lynas Corp Ltd on Tuesday reported a 32.5 percent rise in production of rare earths oxides during the quarter, as it fends off a takeover offer from retails-to-chemicals conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd .

Australia's Lynas Corp says Wesfarmers bid undervalues its IP, rejects offer

Rare earths miner Lynas Corp said on Wednesday its board had concluded it would not engage with conglomerate Wesfarmers, stating its takeover offer undervalues the company's intellectual property.

Australia's Wesfarmers hints takeover battle for Lynas not over

Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd remains keen on buyout talks with rare earths miner Lynas Corp Ltd, the retail-to-chemicals conglomerate said on Friday, despite its A$1.4 billion ($992 million) approach being rejected earlier this week.

Australia's Wesfarmers remains keen on buyout talks with Lynas - CEO

Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd remains keen on buyout talks with rare earths miner Lynas Corp Ltd, the retail-to-chemicals conglomerate said on Friday, despite its A$1.4 billion ($992 million) approach being rejected earlier this week.

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