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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.11
WBK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 1537 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. WBK: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WBK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.08 Max: N/A
Current: 0.11
Equity to Asset 0.07
WBK's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
79% of the 1597 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. WBK: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WBK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.06 Max: 0.07
Current: 0.07
0.04
0.07
Interest Coverage 0.67
WBK's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
75% of the 1552 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. WBK: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WBK' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.67
0.24
0.63
F-Score: 1
M-Score: -2.22
WACC vs ROIC
9.16%
3.72%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 51.58
WBK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1640 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 30.80 vs. WBK: 51.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WBK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.93  Med: 50.48 Max: 55.75
Current: 51.58
36.93
55.75
Net-margin (%) 36.64
WBK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1639 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 22.22 vs. WBK: 36.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WBK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.88  Med: 35.12 Max: 41.34
Current: 36.64
20.88
41.34
ROE (%) 15.21
WBK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.35 vs. WBK: 15.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WBK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.12  Med: 16.66 Max: 22.95
Current: 15.21
13.12
22.95
ROA (%) 1.00
WBK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1646 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. WBK: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WBK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.09
Current: 1
0.67
1.09
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.50
WBK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1341 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. WBK: 5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WBK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.3  Med: 6.5 Max: 14.5
Current: 5.5
-2.3
14.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.50
WBK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1228 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. WBK: 5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WBK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.1  Med: 7 Max: 16.7
Current: 5.5
-2.1
16.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.60
WBK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1206 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. WBK: 9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WBK' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.4  Med: 9.5 Max: 16.7
Current: 9.6
-9.4
16.7
» WBK's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-11-07)


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Equity & Asset
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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

WBK Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 1,041,400 sh (+52.28%)
David Dreman 2,917 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 10,858 sh (-0.21%)
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Q4 2015

WBK Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ken Fisher 11,644 sh (+7.24%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Jim Simons 875,600 sh (-15.92%)
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Q1 2016

WBK Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 1,773 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 18,073 sh (+55.21%)
Jim Simons 1,013,700 sh (+15.77%)
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Q2 2016

WBK Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 1,191,141 sh (+17.50%)
David Dreman 1,719 sh (-3.05%)
Ken Fisher 16,719 sh (-7.49%)
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Preferred stocks of Westpac Banking Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
WBCPC.Australia100.755.56
WBCPF.Australia100.000.00Hybrid Securities
WBCHA.Australia101.400.00Hybrid Securities
WBCPD.Australia99.270.00Hybrid Securities
WBCPE.Australia92.650.00Hybrid Securities
WBCHB.Australia101.080.00Hybrid Securities
WBCPG.Australia102.200.00Hybrid Security

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global
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Traded in other countries:WBK.Argentina, WBC.Australia, WBC.Germany, WBC.New zealand, WEBNF.USA,
Westpac Banking Corp is engaged in providing banking and financial services in markets, including retail, business and institutional banking and wealth management services.

Westpac Banking Corp was incorporated as the Bank of New South Wales in Australia on September 23, 1850. In 1982 it changed name to Westpac Banking Corporation following its merger with the Commercial Bank of Australia. The Company is engaged in providing financial services including lending, deposit taking, payments services, investment portfolio management and advice, superannuation and funds management, insurance services, leasing finance, general finance and foreign exchange services. Its divisions include Consumer Bank, Commercial & Business Bank, BT Financial Group, Westpac Institutional Bank and Westpac New Zealand. Consumer Bank is responsible for all Australian consumer relationships across all brands. Commercial & Business Bank is responsible for all Australian business and commercial consumer relationships across all brands. BT Financial Group is the Group's wealth management, insurance and private banking businesses. Westpac Institutional Bank is responsible for the relationship with institutional and corporate customers, along with the Group's International operations including Asia and the Pacific. Westpac New Zealand is responsible for all customer segments in New Zealand. The Company's other division includes Pacific Banking, Group Services, Treasury and Core support. Its competitors include financial services and advisory companies such as banks, investment banks, credit unions, building societies, mortgage originators, credit card issuers, brokerage firms, fund and asset management companies, insurance companies and internet-based financial services providers.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 12.38
WBK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1503 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.14 vs. WBK: 12.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WBK' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.31  Med: 13.87 Max: 22.87
Current: 12.38
7.31
22.87
Forward P/E 12.30
WBK's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
56% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.59 vs. WBK: 12.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.43
WBK's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1505 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.17 vs. WBK: 12.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WBK' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.31  Med: 13.87 Max: 22.87
Current: 12.43
7.31
22.87
P/B 1.85
WBK's P/B is ranked lower than
85% of the 1585 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. WBK: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WBK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 2.13 Max: 3.57
Current: 1.85
1.36
3.57
P/S 4.64
WBK's P/S is ranked lower than
77% of the 1593 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. WBK: 4.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WBK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 4.63 Max: 6.48
Current: 4.64
2.47
6.48
EV-to-EBIT 22.28
WBK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 1246 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.74 vs. WBK: 22.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WBK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.6  Med: 25 Max: 35.6
Current: 22.28
21.6
35.6
EV-to-EBITDA 19.44
WBK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 1246 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.33 vs. WBK: 19.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WBK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.2  Med: 23.1 Max: 32.3
Current: 19.44
20.2
32.3
PEG 1.88
WBK's PEG is ranked lower than
67% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. WBK: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WBK' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.95 Max: 9.84
Current: 1.88
0.71
9.84
Shiller P/E 14.41
WBK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
71% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 17.48 vs. WBK: 14.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WBK' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.8  Med: 15.7 Max: 23.11
Current: 14.41
9.8
23.11

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 6.00
WBK's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 2183 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. WBK: 6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
WBK' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.29  Med: 7.87 Max: 13.5
Current: 6
5.29
13.5
Dividend Payout 0.77
WBK's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
91% of the 1319 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WBK: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
WBK' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.93 Max: 21.25
Current: 0.77
0.03
21.25
Dividend Growth (3y) 4.50
WBK's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
64% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. WBK: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
WBK' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 12.2 Max: 20
Current: 4.5
0.6
20
Forward Dividend Yield 6.12
WBK's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 2080 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. WBK: 6.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 8.90
WBK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2525 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. WBK: 8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
WBK' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.84  Med: 11.67 Max: 20.02
Current: 8.9
7.84
20.02
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.10
WBK's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1044 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. WBK: -1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WBK' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17  Med: -1 Max: 2.7
Current: -1.1
-17
2.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.31
WBK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
87% of the 1577 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. WBK: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WBK' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 2.72 Max: 4.16
Current: 2.31
0.11
4.16
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.16
WBK's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
75% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. WBK: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Graham Number 1.13
WBK's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
71% of the 1387 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. WBK: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
WBK' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.29 Max: 3.43
Current: 1.13
0.07
3.43
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.50
WBK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1605 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. WBK: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WBK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 4 Max: 4.6
Current: 4.5
2.8
4.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 14.98
WBK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.77 vs. WBK: 14.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WBK' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.1  Med: 11.1 Max: 20.6
Current: 14.98
-2.1
20.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $16,075
EPS (TTM) $ 1.77
Beta1.53
Short Percentage of Float0.02%
52-Week Range $19.83 - 25.32
Shares Outstanding (Mil)3,200.12

Analyst Estimate

Sep16 Sep17 Sep18
Revenue (Mil $) 16,162 16,868 17,375
EPS ($) 1.79 1.84 1.89
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.79 1.84 1.89
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
1.70%
Dividends Per Share ($) 1.42 1.42 1.43
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