The top gainers for today include Westpac Banking Corporation WBK from the sector Financial with a gain of -1.64%. The price is $ 25.86, at present and the target price is $ 26.22.
The weekly performance for Westpac Banking Corporation is 0.00%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 4.66%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is -12.10%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by -1.33% and the 52-week low is 27.26%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Westpac Banking Corporation is not as bright as it currently stands at -2.53% and 4.70%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Westpac Banking Corporation has a total market capitalization of 87957.1 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 0.90%. It has a dividend yield of 5.22% while the payout ratio is 0.00%.
Westpac Banking Corporation has a gross margin of *TBA and an operating margin of 44.10%. The net profit margin stands at 23.40%.
The weekly volatility is 0.91% and the monthly volatility is 0.91%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.