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Westpac Banking Corp (WBC.AX)

WBC.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

23 May 2017
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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)


Beta: 1.47
Market Cap(Mil.): $104,357.20
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 3,356.61
Dividend: 0.94
Yield (%): 6.05


  WBC.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 13.99 21.84 31.01
EPS (TTM): 2.22 -- --
ROI: -- 0.00 0.41
ROE: 13.13 16.09 15.59

BRIEF-Westpac Banking Corp comments on impact of new major bank tax on co

* updated market on new major bank budget deficit repair levy ('levy') announced in 2017 federal budget

May 21 2017

BRIEF-Helloworld Travel updates on debt facility with Westpac Banking Corporation

* Refinanced group's secured debt facility with Westpac Banking Corporation

May 19 2017

Fitch Rates Westpac's EUR1.5bn Covered Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, May 17 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Westpac Banking Corporation's (WBC, AA-/Stable/F1+) Series 2017-C1 EUR1 billion and 2017-C2 EUR500 million fixed-rate mortgage covered bonds ratings of 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. This brings the total outstanding issuance of covered bonds under the programme to AUD24.85 billion. Series 2017-C1 is due in May 2024, while Series 2017-C2 is due in May 2032. Both the bonds benefit from a 1

May 17 2017

BRIEF-Westpac Banking Corp responds to budget announcements by the Australian government

* Liabilities subject to levy will include items such as corporate bonds, commercial paper, certificates of deposit, tier 2 capital instruments

May 09 2017

UPDATE 2-Westpac logs record first-half profit but headwinds abound

* Industry also faces increased compliance and capital costs (Recasts, adds CEO and analyst comments)

May 08 2017

BRIEF-Westpac Banking Corp H1 cash earnings up 3 percent

* HY reported net interest margin decreased 4 basis points to 2.05%

May 07 2017

Australia's Westpac H1 cash profit climbs 3 pct

May 8 Australia's No.2 lender Westpac Banking Corp said first-half cash profit rose 3 percent benefiting from improved credit quality and robust performance in markets business.

May 07 2017

Fitch Affirms Westpac's Mortgage Covered Bonds at 'AAA' After Pool Top-Up

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, April 28 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Westpac Banking Corporation's (WBC, AA-/Stable/F1+) AUD22.6 billion of outstanding mortgage covered bonds at 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. The affirmation follows the top-up of the cover pool by AUD14.3 billion of mortgages, which takes the total balance of the pool to AUD32.6 billion. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating is based on WBC's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of 'AA-', an ID

Apr 28 2017

Australia shares soft on lower Wall Street; NZ rises

March 21 Australian shares were tepid on Tuesday, taking their cue from Wall Street, which fell on concerns that President Donald Trump's promises of tax cuts will take longer than expected.

Mar 20 2017

UPDATE 1-Australia's Westpac Banking raises rates for home buyers

SYDNEY, March 17 Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Friday it will raise mortgage rates across a range of products including for owner occupiers, a day after rival National Australia Bank made a similar move.

Mar 16 2017

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