WBK Westpac Banking

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  • WBK
  • Price as of: Dec 02, 06:40 PM EST
  • $23.52
  • +$0.06
  • +0.3%
  • Industry
  • Foreign money center banks
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WBK Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    6.06% Financial Average 3.95%
  • Annualized Payout
    $1.42 Paid Semi-annual
  • Payout Ratio
    76.6% EPS $1.86
  • Dividend Growth
    No Payout Increase Last Year
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Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

WBK Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
-45.7% -13.7% No Payout Increase Last Year
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WBK Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.3694 2015 -13.7%
Historical Dividend Data

WBK Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.7123 2016-11-15 2016-11-14 2017-01-03 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.6964 2016-05-10 2016-05-12 2016-07-14 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.6679 2015-11-12 2015-11-16 2015-12-31 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7015 2015-05-12 2015-05-14 2015-07-13 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7426 2014-11-06 2014-11-10 2014-12-29 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.8442 2014-05-13 2014-05-15 2014-07-14 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7769 2013-11-12 2013-11-14 2013-12-30 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0883 2013-11-12 2013-11-14 2013-12-30 Unknown Special N/A
$4.3779 2013-05-14 2013-05-16 2013-07-10 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$4.3722 2012-11-13 2012-11-15 2012-12-28 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$4.1951 2012-05-15 2012-05-17 2012-07-10 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$3.9704 2011-11-09 2011-11-14 2011-12-27 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$4.0892 2011-05-17 2011-05-19 2011-06-12 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$3.6708 2010-11-09 2010-11-12 2010-12-28 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.7368 2010-05-18 2010-05-20 2010-07-12 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.6430 2009-11-09 2009-11-12 2009-12-29 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.2235 2009-05-19 2009-05-21 2009-07-10 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.4584 2008-11-06 2008-11-10 2008-12-24 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$3.3635 2008-05-20 2008-05-22 2008-07-10 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.9104 2007-11-08 2007-11-13 2007-12-26 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.6838 2007-05-18 2007-05-22 2007-07-10 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.3565 2006-11-17 2006-11-21 2006-12-20 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$2.0762 2006-06-02 2006-06-06 2006-07-11 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$1.9191 2005-11-18 2005-11-22 2005-12-21 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.8412 2005-06-02 2005-06-06 2005-07-11 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.6592 2004-11-19 2004-11-23 2004-12-22 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.4732 2004-06-07 2004-06-09 2004-07-12 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.4710 2003-11-21 2003-11-25 2003-12-29 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.2874 2003-06-09 2003-06-11 2003-07-14 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$1.0152 2002-11-22 2002-11-26 2002-12-30 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.9416 2002-06-10 2002-06-12 2002-07-12 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.8096 2001-11-23 2001-11-27 2001-12-31 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7557 2001-06-11 2001-06-13 2001-07-13 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7589 2000-12-01 2000-12-05 2001-01-09 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.7428 2000-06-12 2000-06-14 2000-07-14 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6491 1999-12-03 1999-12-07 2000-01-11 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.7544 1999-06-07 1999-06-09 1999-07-12 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6729 1998-12-04 1998-12-08 1999-01-11 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6438 1998-06-08 1998-06-10 1998-07-10 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6388 1997-12-05 1997-12-09 1998-01-12 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6962 1997-06-09 1997-06-11 1997-07-14 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6528 1996-12-31 1997-01-03 1997-02-06 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.6320 1996-06-10 1996-06-12 1996-07-16 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.5516 1996-01-04 1996-01-08 1996-02-09 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.3926 1995-06-12 1995-06-14 1995-07-18 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.3262 1994-12-21 1994-12-28 1995-02-02 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.2480 1994-06-09 1994-06-15 1994-07-13 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1787 1993-12-23 1993-12-30 1994-02-02 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.2023 1993-06-10 1993-06-16 1993-07-19 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.2006 1992-12-23 1992-12-30 1993-02-02 Unknown Unknown unknown

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Company Profile

WBK Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Financial

WestPac Banking- (WBK)-provides a range of banking and financial services, including retail, commercial, and institutional banking, as well as wealth management services to individuals and business customers in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific region. As of September 30, 2007, Westpac operated 1073 branches. The company was founded in 1817. It was formerly known as the Bank of New South Wales and changed its name to Westpac Banking Corporation in 1982. Westpac Banking Corporation is based in Sydney, Australia.

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Westpac Banking News

  • New Dividend Stock Added to Database (WBK)

    We are adding shares of Westpac Banking (WBK) to our database of nearly 1600 dividend-paying stocks. Westpac Banking (WBK) - this company 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. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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