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Woodside Petroleum Limited (WPL.AX)

Market Cap (m):
A$26,074
Type:
Global Cyclical
Sector:
Energy - Fossil Fuels
Business Risk:
Financial Health:

Dashboard - Summary

Market Stats
Last updated: 20 November 2017 - 11:00am

Market PriceA$30.95
52 Week LowA$28.16
52 Week HighA$33.97
P/E Ratio 25.14

Value

Current Value (Latest Results) A$34.82 (+12.5%)
Future Value (Forecast FY) A$35.00 (+13.1%)
Forecast Return on Equity 12.0%

Dividend

Current Dividend Yield 3.6%
Forecast Dividend Yield 3.1%
Forecast Dividend Franking 100.0%

5 Year Growth Rate

Dividend Per Share -13.5%
Earnings Per Share -12.8%
Equity Per Share -1.0%
Last updated: 1 September 2014

Business Description

Woodside Petroleum is the largest producer of oil and gas in Australia. WPL along with its subsidiaries is engaged in hydrocarbon exploration, evaluation, development, production and marketing.

WPL has been operating its Australian project, the North West Shelf (NWS), for 28 years. NWS remains one of the world’s premier liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities.

Following the successful start-up of the Pluto LNG plant in 2012, WPL now operates six of the seven LNG processing trains in Australia.

WPL also operates four oil floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels in the Exmouth Basin, North West Shelf and Timor Sea. WPL is committed to expanding its LNG portfolio through premium developments including the Browse Floating LNG (FLNG) Development, which is in the design stage.

WPL’s international assets include deep-water production facilities in the Gulf of Mexico plus acreage in the USA, Brazil, Peru, Republic of Korea and the Canary Islands.

Latest Results

For the six months ended 30 June 2017, Woodside Petroleum Limited revenues decreased 4% to $1.87B. Net income increased 49% to $507M. Revenues reflect Pluto Business unit segment decrease of 8% to $1.03B. Net income reflects Exploration and Development Costs decrease of 67% to $62.7M, Exploration and evaluation expenses decrease of 59% to $52M (expense). Dividend per share increased from $0.34 to $0.48.

Research - Analyst Research

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Valuation - Valuations and Performance

Our Valuation

Current Value (Latest Result): A$34.82 Future Value (Forecast Financial Year) A$35.00 Required Return: 9.0%

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