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Westpac Banking Corp (WBC.AX)

WBC.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

28.16AUD
21 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.07 (+0.25%)
Prev Close
$28.09
Open
$28.23
Day's High
$28.33
Day's Low
$28.07
Volume
8,350,203
Avg. Vol
5,986,962
52-wk High
$33.68
52-wk Low
$27.24

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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: 1.34
Market Cap(Mil.): $96,483.44
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 3,434.80
Dividend: 0.94
Yield (%): 6.69

Financials

  WBC.AX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 11.94 17.71 18.48
EPS (TTM): 2.35 -- --
ROI: -- 0.01 0.43
ROE: 13.57 17.07 16.39

Australia's central bank on hold as economy set to seal 27 years without recession

SYDNEY Australia's central bank entered its third year of policy stability on Tuesday, and a change seems no nearer even as its commercial cousins nudge up their home loan rates to protect profit margins. | Video

Sep 04 2018

UPDATE 2-Australia's Westpac fined for bad mortgage system amid bank inquiry

* Westpac admits failing to check mortgage applications properly

Sep 04 2018

Australia's Westpac fined $25 mln for wrongly processing home loans

SYDNEY, Sept 4 Australia's second-biggest lender Westpac Banking Corp agreed to pay a A$35 million ($25 million) fine after admitting to wrongly assessing people's ability to repay mortgages, the corporate regulator said on Tuesday.

Sep 04 2018

UPDATE 2-Australia's Westpac hikes mortgage rates; shares climb

* Westpac shares close 2.7 pct higher at A$28.88 (Recasts lead, adds industry context, stock's closing level)

Aug 29 2018

Australia's Westpac to hike mortgage rates as funding costs jump

SYDNEY, Aug 29 Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Wednesday it will raise variable home loan rates by 14 basis points, effective from Sept. 19, due to an increase in its wholesale funding costs.

Aug 29 2018

UPDATE 2-Australia's Westpac reports lower margins, warns delinquencies on rise

* Westpac says Q3 NIM 11 basis points lower than previous half

Aug 23 2018

Australia’s Westpac Q3 stressed loans fall slightly

Aug 24 Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Friday its stressed assets fell slightly during the third quarter as the country's second-biggest lender reported a fall in impairments in its smaller mining and New Zealand dairy portfolios.

Aug 23 2018

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

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