Westpac Banking CorpWBC:ASX

35.11
0.17 / 0.49%
934.52k
13.59%
1.46
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Consensus recommendation

As of Aug 15, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 35 polled investment analysts covering Westpac Banking Corp advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Aug 30, 2010. The previous consensus forecast advised that Westpac Banking Corp would outperform the market.

Previous recommendations
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Buy4
Outperform5
Hold13
Underperform6
Sell2
No opinion0

Share price forecast

The 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Westpac Banking Corp have a median target of 3,577.5, with a high estimate of 4,009 and a low estimate of 3,250. The median estimate represents a 2.57% increase from the last price of 3,488. View Full Financials

High+11,374.0 %4,009
Med+10,153.3 %3,582.5
Low+9,201.7 %3,250

Dividends

In 2013, Westpac Banking Corp reported a dividend of 1.74 AUD, which represents a 4.82% increase over last year. The 16 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.83 AUD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 5.34%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+4.82%
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Earnings history & estimates

On May 04, 2014, Westpac Banking Corp reported semi annual 2014 earnings of 1.17 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 2 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's results for the same period by 4.66%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+3.57%

Westpac Banking Corp reported annual 2013 earnings of 2.24 per share on Nov 03, 2013.
The next earnings announcement from Westpac Banking Corp is expected the week of Nov 03, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+9.00%
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Revenue

Westpac Banking Corporation reported semi annual 2014 revenues of 10bn. This bettered the 10bn consensus of the 4 analysts covering the company. This was 7.51% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.80%

Westpac Banking Corporation had revenues for the full year 2013 of 19bn. This was 3.65% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+2.71%
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