Saturday, 07 May 2016

Westpac Banking Corporation Ordinary Shares

NZX : WBC

32.98
06 May 16 16:59
Change:
 0.10
Open:
32.85
High:
33.10
Ask:
33.00
Volume:
66,531
Change(%):
0.30
Prev:
32.88
Low:
32.70
Bid:
32.60
Avg vol:
0
Profile
Westpac Banking Corporation provides a range of banking and financial products and services to individuals and corporate customers primarily in Australia and New Zealand. The company offers various financial services, such as lending, deposit taking, payments services, investment portfolio management and advice, unit trust and superannuation fund management, insurance services, leasing, general finance, foreign exchange, and money market services. Its deposit products include day to day accounts, savings accounts, term deposits, business transaction accounts, business savings and investment accounts, and trust accounts. The company also offers advances, overdrafts, home loans, credit card and other personal lending services, term loans, leasing receivables, bill financing, and redeemable preference share financing and acceptances. In addition, Westpac Banking Corporation provides insurance products, such as home and contents insurance, life insurance, car insurance, travel insurance, credit and loan repayment insurance, disability and living insurance, and income protection and business overheads insurance; superannuation and retirement products; and investment products. Further, it offers travelers? checks, merchant services, pay roll services, funding solutions, cash flow solutions, business administration solutions, and international trade and payments products. Additionally, the company provides various products and services to manage commodity exposures. As of September 30, 2009, it operated 1,491 branches. The company was formerly known as the Bank of New South Wales and changed its name to Westpac Banking Corporation in 1982. Westpac Banking Corporation was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia with additional offices in Singapore; Central, Hong Kong; Shanghai and Beijing, China; Mumbai, India; Jakarta, Indonesia; Auckland, New Zealand; London, United Kingdom; New York, New York; Perth, Melbourne, and Brisbane, Australia; and Suva, Fiji.
Summary
Shares:3,335,775,000
Issuer:Westpac Banking Corporation
Registry:LINK MARKET SERVICES LIMITED
Auditor:Pricewaterhousecoopers Sydney
Settlement:NZCDC Settlement System
Website:http://www.westpac.com.au/
Fundamentals
Market Cap:$110,013,859,500
52 wk High:39.60
52 wk Low:29.88
Sector:Overseas
Div/Yield:5.31
EPS:2.81
Price/Earnings:11.72
NTA:12.59
Address
Westpac Banking Corp
275 Kent Street
Level 20
Sydney, NSW 2000
Australia
Latest News
  • What Will Happen to Westpac TPS Trust Next? The Stock Just Reaches 52-Week High

    14:03 | 4/5/16
    Franklin Independent
    ... established for the specific purpose of issuing Westpac Trust Preferred Securities (Westpac TPS), which are preferred units in the Trust, to retail and institutional investors in Australia to fund its investment in notes issued by Westpac Banking ... more»
  • Short Sellers Under Fire in Australia as RBA Spurs Stock Rally

    18:08 | 3/5/16
    Bloomberg
    Shares of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, National Australia Bank Ltd., Westpac Banking Corp. and ANZ, the country's four-biggest lenders, which all release results this month, were down at least 8 percent this year through Monday. more»
  • Westpac slide keeps ASX in the red

    18:56 | 2/5/16
    Sydney Morning Herald
    Australian shares fell back on Monday after a poor earnings result from Westpac weighed on banking stocks, offsetting gains in Telstra and resources stocks. more»
  • Westpac first half profit tops $4 billion

    12:30 | 2/5/16
    NZCity
    Westpac's first-half profit rose 3 per cent to $A3.7 billion ($NZ4.03b) following a hefty increase in capital to meet regulatory demands which came at the cost of returns while its New Zealand division lifted cash earnings by 2 per cent to $A445 ... more»
  • Westpac reports record $445m profit

    11:37 | 2/5/16
    New Zealand Herald
    Westpac Bank's first-half profit rose 3 percent to A$3.7 billion following a hefty increase in capital to meet regulatory demands which came at the cost of returns while its New Zealand division lifted cash earnings by 2 percent to A$445 million. more»
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