Wesfarmers Ltd (WES.AX)

WES.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

43.65AUD
23 Jul 2014
Price Change (% chg)

$0.28 (+0.65%)
Prev Close
$43.37
Open
$43.50
Day's High
$43.85
Day's Low
$43.40
Volume
1,633,778
Avg. Vol
1,912,346
52-wk High
$44.60
52-wk Low
$38.94

WES.AX

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About

Wesfarmers Limited is engaged in retailing operations, including supermarkets, general merchandise and specialty department stores; fuel, liquor and convenience outlets; retailing of home improvement and outdoor living products and supply of building materials; retailing of office and technology products; coal mining and... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.72
Market Cap (Mil.): $49,583.84
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 1,143.28
Dividend: 0.85
Yield (%): 4.36

Financials

  WES.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 20.71 54.30 18.76
EPS (TTM): 2.09 -- --
ROI: 7.43 10.86 16.32
ROE: 9.32 12.40 20.55
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Australia shares hit 2-wk high on Wall St, firmer metals; budget eyed

SYDNEY, May 13 - Australian shares rose to a two-week high on Tuesday morning, spurred by broad-based gains after Wall Street notched up another record high and base metals firmed.

12 May 2014

Australia shares edge lower ahead of govt budget; miners pressured

SYDNEY, May 12 - Australian shares fell 0.3 percent on Monday morning, dragged by big miners on soft iron ore prices and profit-taking in banks, as investors tread cautiously ahead of the coalition government's first federal budget.

11 May 2014

Australia shares restrained by miners, Wesfarmers results disappoint

* S&P/ASX 200 reverses early gains to slip 0.2 percent * Index heavyweight Wesfarmers falls after Q3 results * Miners weaker as metals prices ease By Maggie Lu Yueyang SYDNEY, April 29 - Australian shares pulled back from near six-year highs on Tuesday morning, reversing early gains on weakness in miners and as Wesfarmers slipped after its earnings disappointed. Miners lost ground after iron ore prices <.IO62-CNI=SI> dropped to a seven-week low below $110 a

28 Apr 2014

Australia shares seen rising, though miners under pressure

MELBOURNE, April 29 - Australian shares are set to open higher on Tuesday, testing six-year highs on optimism about U.S. growth after March housing numbers beat forecasts, but the top miners may cap gains after iron ore prices slid. * Share price index futures rose 0.4 percent to 5,554.0, a 17.9-point premium to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index. The benchmark inched up 0.1 percent on Monday. * New Zealand's benchmark NZX 50 index ticked up 0.1 percent to 5,123.09 in early

28 Apr 2014

Australians' urge to shop, build and buy homes a boon for jobs

SYDNEY - Job losses in manufacturing have dominated Australian headlines -- 350 at BP , 180 at Philip Morris , 300 at Boeing in the past month alone -- but data proven to herald increased hiring tell a much cheerier tale.

08 Apr 2014

Australia shares slip on Wall Street; Wesfarmers, gold cap falls

SYDNEY, April 7 - Australian shares fell 0.2 percent on Monday, after a disappointing performance on Wall Street despite solid U.S. jobs numbers on Friday, though the gold sector and Wesfarmers helped buoy the market from session lows.

07 Apr 2014

UPDATE 2-Wesfarmers exits insurance with sale of broking unit to U.S. insurer

* Sale of insurance broking, premium funding businesses for A$1.01 bln

06 Apr 2014

Australia shares slip on Wall St, Wesfarmers up on deal to sell broker unit

SYDNEY, April 7 - Australian shares fell 0.2 percent on Monday morning after a disappointing performance on Wall Street despite solid U.S. jobs numbers on Friday, though Wesfarmers rose after the company said it was selling its insurance businesses.

06 Apr 2014

Wesfarmers to sell insurance broking unit to Arthur J. Gallagher

SYDNEY - Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd has agreed to sell its insurance broking and premium funding businesses to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co for A$1.01 billion ($938.74 million), the company said on Monday.

06 Apr 2014

Wesfarmers to sell insurance broking unit to Arthur J. Gallagher

SYDNEY, April 7 - Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd has agreed to sell its insurance broking and premium funding businesses to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co for A$1.01 billion ($938.74 million), the company said on Monday.

06 Apr 2014

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