Westpac Banking CorpWBC:ASX

31.58
0.06 / 0.19 %
6.52m
9.80 %
1.39
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Consensus recommendation

As of Aug 21, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 19 polled investment analysts covering Westpac Banking Corp advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Aug 17, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Westpac Banking Corp.

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Outperform5
Hold8
Underperform1
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Share price forecast

The 15 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Westpac Banking Corp have a median target of 34.90, with a high estimate of 37.00 and a low estimate of 30.70. The median estimate represents a 10.51% increase from the last price of 31.58. View Full Financials

High+17.2 %37.00
Med+10.5 %34.90
Low-2.8 %30.70

Dividends

In 2014, Westpac Banking Corp reported a dividend of 1.82 AUD, which represents a 4.60% increase over last year. The 18 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.88 AUD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 3.02%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+4.60 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On May 03, 2015, Westpac Banking Corp reported semi annual 2015 earnings of 1.21 per share. This result under-performed the 1.51 consensus expectations of the 5 analysts following the company but exceeded last year's results for the same period by 3.85%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.98 %

Westpac Banking Corp reported annual 2014 earnings of 2.45 per share on Nov 02, 2014.
The next earnings announcement from Westpac Banking Corp is expected the week of Nov 02, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+5.56 %
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Revenue

Westpac Banking Corporation reported semi annual 2015 revenues of 10.02bn. This missed the 10.24bn consensus estimate of the 6 analysts following the company. This was 1.63% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.26 %

Westpac Banking Corporation had revenues for the full year 2014 of 19.94bn. This was 6.96% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+4.22 %
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