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Westpac Banking Corporation (WBC.NZ)

NZSE - NZSE Delayed price. Currency in NZD
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29.58+0.18 (+0.61%)
At close: 05:00PM NZST
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Previous close29.40
Bid29.20 x 330000
Ask29.58 x 310000
Day's range29.20 - 29.58
52-week range22.20 - 30.61
Avg. volume14,520
Market cap102.613B
Beta (5Y monthly)0.87
PE ratio (TTM)15.33
Earnings dateN/A
Forward dividend & yield1.64 (5.59%)
Ex-dividend date09 May 2024
1y target estN/A
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    New Zealand tightens some home loan rules

    New Zealand's central bank on Tuesday introduced limits on how much housing finance lenders can provide for borrowers who want to take on a high amount of debt relative to their incomes. The new rules come as policymakers seek to reduce default risk in New Zealand's housing market, which has seen sharp swings in prices. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will at the same time ease loan to value ratio (LVR) restrictions, which limit the amount of low deposit lending that they can make.


    Australia consumer sentiment worsens in May- Westpac Australian consumer sentiment deteriorated further in May, a private survey showed on Tuesday, as persistent concerns over sticky inflation and high for longer rates sparked little optimism over the economy.


    Westpac Banking Corp's Dividend Analysis

    Westpac Banking Corp (WEBNF) recently announced a dividend of $0.15 per share, payable on 2024-06-25, with the ex-dividend date set for 2024-05-09. As investors look forward to this upcoming payment, the spotlight also shines on the company's dividend history, yield, and growth rates. Using the data from GuruFocus, let's look into Westpac Banking Corp's dividend performance and assess its sustainability.