Westpac Banking CorpWBC:ASX

35.62
0.33 / 0.94%
5.72m
13.00%
1.47
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As of Apr 23 2014 07:10 BST.Data delayed by at least 20 minutes.

Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 18, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 30 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.

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Buy4
Outperform4
Hold12
Underperform4
Sell2
No opinion0

Share price forecast

The 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Westpac Banking Corp have a median target of 3,459, with a high estimate of 3,857 and a low estimate of 2,960.15. The median estimate represents a -1.98% decrease from the last price of 3,529. View Full Financials

High+10,728.2 %3,857
Med+9,610.8 %3,459
Low+8,210.4 %2,960.15

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 1.87 AUD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 7.41%. View Full Financials

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

On Nov 03, 2013, Westpac Banking Corp reported semi annual 2013 earnings of 1.12 per share. This result under-performed the 1.34 consensus expectations of the 5 analysts following the company but exceeded last year's results for the same period by 4.08%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.15%

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 2013 revenues of 9.469bn. This missed the 9.541bn consensus estimate of the 6 analysts following the company. This was 3.48% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.57%

Westpac Banking Corporation had revenues for the full year 2013 of 18.639bn. This was 3.65% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+2.71%
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