The Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) share price is currently trading at 50.81. But to predict what the price will look like in the next 12 months and beyond, it's worth knowing its strengths and potential weaknesses. The encouraging news for shar...
|Type||Buy / Hold / Sell|
|Year End 30th Jun||Unit||2017||2018||2019||2020||2021||2022E||2023E||CAGR / Avg|
|Diluted Normalised EPS|
|Op. Cashflow ps|
|Free Cashflow ps|
|Diluted Weighted Average Shares||m|
|Book Value ps|
|Leverage (ttm)||Total||- Intang||+ Pension|
|Cash / Assets|
Latest News & Insights for WES
Quality and momentum are highly prized among investors looking for reliable investment ideas. That's because good quality stocks tend to be resilient, cash-generating businesses that can compound investment returns over time. And resea...
The Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) share price is currently trading at 41.03. But given the volatile market conditions and uncertain economic outlook, the question now is what the future holds for it. To try and predict where the Wesfarmers pric...
Covid-19 has shaken world markets. One question likely to be on the minds of a lot of investors right now is how economic uncertainty caused by the pandemic will continue to affect large cap shares, such as the share price of Wesfarmer...
Shares in Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) are currently trading at 36.56 but a key question for investors is how the economic uncertainty caused by Covid-19 will affect the price. The answer comes down to judging whether Wesfarmers is well placed...
Wesfarmers Limited is an Australia-based company engaged in various business operations, such as home improvement and outdoor living, apparel and general merchandise, office supplies, and an industrial division with businesses in chemicals, energy and fertilizers, and industrial and safety products. The Company's segments include Bunnings; Kmart Group; Officeworks; Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers (WesCEF); Industrial and Safety (WIS), and Other. The Bunnings segment offers building material and home and garden improvement products and servicing project builders and the housing industry. The Kmart Group segment offers apparel and general merchandise, including toys, leisure, entertainment, home and consumables. Its Officeworks segment offers office products and solutions for home, small-to-medium sized businesses, and education. Its WesCEF segment is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of chemicals for industry, mining, mineral processing, horticultural fertilizers and others.
- Michael Chaney NEC (71)
- Robert Scott CEO (52)
- Anthony Gianotti CFO
- Jenny Bryant CHO
- Maya Vanden Driesen GCN
- Ian Bailey MDR
- Ed Bostock MDR
- Tim Bult MDR
- Ian Hansen MDR
- Sarah Hunter MDR
- Michael Schneider MDR
- Vicki Robinson GMG
- Naomi Flutter GMG
- Alan Carpenter NED
- Alan Cransberg NED
- Alison Watkins NED
- Bill English NID (59)
- Michael Roche NID (68)
- Anil Sabharwal NID (43)
- Vanessa Wallace NID (57)
- Sharon Warburton NID (51)
- Jennifer Westacott NID (61)
Latest News for WES
Upcoming Events for WES
Half Year 2022 Wesfarmers Ltd Earnings Release
Half Year 2022 Wesfarmers Ltd Earnings Call
Wesfarmers Ltd Strategy Briefing Day
As of Today at 24:47 UTC, shares in Wesfarmers are trading at AU$54.30. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.
Shares in Wesfarmers last closed at AU$54.30 and the price had moved by +9.15% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength the Wesfarmers share price has outperformed the ASX All Ordinaries Index by +0.36% over the past year.
The overall consensus recommendation for Wesfarmers is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.
The Wesfarmers dividend yield is 3.28% based on the trailing twelve month period.
Last year, Wesfarmers paid a total dividend of AU$1.78, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.28%. We do not have any data on when Wesfarmers is to next pay dividends.
We do not have data on when Wesfarmers is to next pay dividends. The historic dividend yield on Wesfarmers shares is currently 3.28%.
To buy shares in Wesfarmers you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.
As of the previous close price of AU$54.30, shares in Wesfarmers had a market capitalisation of AU$60.17bn.
Here are the trading details for Wesfarmers:
- Country of listing: Australia
- Exchange: ASX
- Ticker Symbol: WES
Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum Wesfarmers is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.
The analyst consensus target price for shares in Wesfarmers is AU$59.07. That is 8.79% above the last closing price of AU$54.30.
Analysts covering Wesfarmers currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of AU$1.96 for the next financial year.
An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Wesfarmers. Over the past six months, its share price has underperformed the ASX All Ordinaries Index by -9.3%.
As of the last closing price of AU$54.30, shares in Wesfarmers were trading -3.71% below their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.
The Wesfarmers PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 26.26. The shares last closed at AU$54.30.
The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.
The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.
Wesfarmers' management team is headed by:
- Michael Chaney - NEC
- Robert Scott - CEO
- Anthony Gianotti - CFO
- Jenny Bryant - CHO
- Maya Vanden Driesen - GCN
- Ian Bailey - MDR
- Ed Bostock - MDR
- Tim Bult - MDR
- Ian Hansen - MDR
- Sarah Hunter - MDR
- Michael Schneider - MDR
- Vicki Robinson - GMG
- Naomi Flutter - GMG
- Alan Carpenter - NED
- Alan Cransberg - NED
- Alison Watkins - NED
- Bill English - NID
- Michael Roche - NID
- Anil Sabharwal - NID
- Vanessa Wallace - NID
- Sharon Warburton - NID
- Jennifer Westacott - NID