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Westpac Banking Corp (WBC.AX)

WBC.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

29.56AUD
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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)

Overall

Beta: 1.36
Market Cap(Mil.): $104,177.40
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 3,434.80
Dividend: 0.94
Yield (%): 6.20

Financials

  WBC.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 12.89 17.73 18.57
EPS (TTM): 2.35 -- --
ROI: -- 0.01 0.42
ROE: 13.57 17.03 16.35

Australia's Westpac Banking Corp appoints new CIO

Aug 16 Australia's Westpac Banking Corp on Thursday said it had appointed Craig Bright as chief information officer, replacing Dave Curran who will retire in January next year.

Aug 15 2018

Australia's Westpac to lend A$100 million to drought-hit farmers

SYDNEY Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Thursday it would disburse A$100 million ($74.2 million) in cheap loans to farmers as a record dry spell hits parts of the nation, while the country's lenders fight to regain public trust amidst an ongoing misconduct inquiry.

Aug 08 2018

Australia's Westpac to lend A$100 mln to drought-hit farmers

SYDNEY, Aug 9 Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Thursday it would disburse A$100 million ($74.2 million) in cheap loans to farmers as a record dry spell hits parts of the nation, while the country's lenders fight to regain public trust amidst an ongoing misconduct inquiry.

Aug 08 2018

MOVES-Australia's Westpac names former senior HSBC banker to its board

HONG KONG, July 24 Australia's second-biggest lender Westpac Banking Corp said on Tuesday it had appointed Anita Fung, a former senior banker with HSBC Holdings Plc, to its board as an independent non-executive director.

Jul 24 2018

UPDATE 2-Australia's Westpac to forgo all conflicted product commissions

* Bank will stop relying on old rule to pay product commissions

Jun 19 2018

Australian regulator sues Westpac for staffer's poor financial advice

SYDNEY An Australian regulator filed a lawsuit against No. 2 lender Westpac Banking Corp over a financial planner it alleges gave poor advice for years, upping its scrutiny of a sector already under fire amid an embarrassing public inquiry.

Jun 15 2018

UPDATE 3-Australian regulator sues Westpac for staffer's poor financial advice

* Comes amid damaging public inquiry into finance sector (Recasts, adds financial planner context)

Jun 15 2018

Australian regulator sues Westpac bank claiming poor financial advice

SYDNEY, June 15 Australia's securities regulator said on Friday it had filed a lawsuit against No. 2 lender Westpac Banking Corp over alleged poor financial advice.

Jun 14 2018

Australia's Westpac cleared of rate rigging but bank inquiry sword stays

(This version of the May 24 story corrects first name of judge to Jonathan from David in paragraph 6.)

May 24 2018

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Australia's Westpac cleared of rate rigging but bank inquiry sword stays

* Westpac acted unconscionably but didn't rig BBSW rate-judge

May 24 2018

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