Wesfarmers Ltd

Type: Company
Name: Wesfarmers Ltd
Nationality: Australia
Web Address: http://www.wesfarmers.com.au/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Wesfarmers Ltd
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Shares snap winning streak as miners plunge

The sharemarket closed marginally lower on Thursday, breaking a seven-session rally, with encouraging economic data from China not enough to keep the market in positive territory.The benchmark S&P/ASX200 fell 2.80 points to finish at 5383.1, while the ... [Published WA Today - 1 hour ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

David vs Goliath: Gazal Corporation Limited versus Wesfarmers Ltd

Not many investors would have heard about Gazal Corporation Limited (ASX: GZL), despite the company boasting a market cap above $150 million.Shares are thinly traded – around 3,000 shares or less than $10,000 worth of shares exchange hands on average ... [Published Motley Fool - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Aust stocks softer at noon

The Australian sharemarket is softer at noon, after following Wall Street lower in early trade amid a deluge of local corporate data.At 12.05pm (AEDT), the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index lost 14.1 points, or 0.26 per cent, at 5,371.8, while the broader All ... [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Media and government should stop using terrorist ‘brand names’ like ISIS says CPA boss

A prominent commentator has said the media and government should stop using the “brand names” of terror groups like ISIS and think carefully about the way the debate is framed to avoid “giving them life”.Panel (l-r): Yalda Hakim, BBC World News presenter ... [Published Mumbrella - 6 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Are these the 2 cheapest stocks on the ASX 300?

The Australian sharemarket’s long-term trailing price-to-earnings ratio is around 14-15 times annual earnings. As of today the ASX All Ordinaries Index stands at a trailing P/E of 14.67.Of course, P/E is but one albeit simplistic measurement of price ... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Is the S&P/ASX 200 back on track to hit the 6,000 level?

Who ever said that now wasn’t a good time to be in the stock market?The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX: XJO) climbed over six straight days prior to today and is again up more than 40 points by early afternoon trade. In fact, the index has now risen ... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Diary Alert: Wesfarmers' first quarter retail sales results

DIARY ALERT: WESFARMERS’ FIRST QUARTER RETAIL SALES RESULTSWesfarmers’ first quarter retail sales results will be released to the ASX on Thursday 30 October 2014.An analysts’ briefing will be webcast live at 8.00 am WST (11.00 am EDST) following the release ... [Published Medianet - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

These 3 companies are trading at bargain prices – is it time to buy?

Times have been tough for investors lately, and days of declining stock prices can be a source of distress for many of us. For others however, a falling stock market means an opportunity to invest in great companies at bargain prices.In an ideal world ... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Mormons list NSW Riverina farm

The 47,000 hectare NSW Riverina farming aggregation owned by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been listed for sale with estimates of between $100 million and $120 million.US-based Westchester Group (owned by American financial services ... [Published Property Observer - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Mormon, farm, Agriculture
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

ANZ chief plays down housing fears but worries over household debt

ANZ chief executive Mike Smith has played down fears about the housing market arguing there were still parts of the market experiencing high demand.The bank chief admitted parts of the Australian housing market were "frothy" but said there were other ... [Published WA Today - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Snap up these 2 blue-chip bargain stocks

Even big companies can make good bargains when they offer something other investors may not have noticed. That’s what Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX: WES) and Leighton Holdings Limited (ASX: LEI) have going on right now.A lot of times a stock becomes a bargain after ... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 5 reports

Aust stocks 0.5% higher at noon

The Australian sharemarket remained stronger at noon, shrugging off a volatile session on Wall Street where stocks pared early falls to close mostly flat.At the 10.15am (AEDT) official market open, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 26.3 points, or ... [Published Herald Sun - Oct 17 2014]

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Mr Chatterton said the market had a lack-lustre day. "There was not a lot of action really," he said. "Our Yankee friends had a really ordinary night although we didn't take the negativity on board. Sector-wise, banks have been quite reasonable, they're up a little bit but not very much."
"The economy really needs housing to remain strong, and if housing remains strong through next year, then that's the top line of your banks sorted out" Mr Rocks said
"Woolworths has no plans to sell BIG W, and notes that this market rumour is incorrect" the company said in a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange
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3 high-yield ASX stocks to jump on today [Published Motley Fool - 4 hours ago]
David vs Goliath: Gazal Corporation Limited ver... [Published Motley Fool - 5 hours ago]
Aust stocks softer at noon [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - 6 hours ago]
Media and government should stop using terroris... [Published Mumbrella - 6 hours ago]
ANU backpedals on divestment blacklist [Published Ferret.com.au - 8 hours ago]
Gazal woos tribal tradies in Wesfarmers workwea... [Published Individual.com - 11 hours ago]
Market continues rally but equities a weak point [Published Brisbane Times - Oct 22 2014]
Are these the 2 cheapest stocks on the ASX 300? [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
Is the S&P/ASX 200 back on track to hit the 6,0... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
Diary Alert: Wesfarmers' first quarter retail s... [Published Medianet - Oct 22 2014]
Woolworths Limited denies major restructure rep... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
Ruralco MD renews livex ties in Indonesia [Published Beef Central - Oct 22 2014]
BIG W not for sale says Woolworths [Published WA Today - Oct 22 2014]
3 companies trading at 52-week lows – is this t... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 22 2014]
These 3 companies are trading at bargain prices... [Published Motley Fool - Oct 21 2014]
Woolworths mulls Big W options [Published Business Spectator - Oct 21 2014]
Mine won't be built in wealthy's backyards [Published Melbourne Age - Oct 21 2014]
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ASX loses steam but what five stocks jumped on ... [Published Proactive Investors Australia - Oct 21 2014]
4 stocks I’d have in my power portfolio [Published Motley Fool - Oct 21 2014]
3 blue-chip stocks with dividend yields over 5% [Published Motley Fool - Oct 21 2014]
Mormons list NSW Riverina farm [Published Property Observer - Oct 21 2014]
Coles cleared by external audit [Published Individual.com - Oct 20 2014]
Former Coles boss defends supermarket action ag... [Published Australian Food News - Oct 20 2014]
Coles was 'entitled' to payments [Published Individual.com - Oct 20 2014]
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ASX200 Rallies after China PMI [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Sep 23 2014]
Australian shares reversed an early dip to rise 0.3 percent on Tuesday as a better-than-expected manufacturing survey from China showed modest expansion, raising hopes of an economic recovery in Australia’s largest export market, though a drop among ...
Australian Business Investment Dwindles [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Sep 09 2014]
Australia’s biggest companies are giving up on growth.  Investment by businesses in the benchmark stock index will probably slip below rising dividend payouts within two years, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Wesfarmers Ltd., the country’s biggest ...
PacBrands jettisons workwear unit amid profit loss [Published BvDEP Zephyr Editorial News - Aug 26 2014]
Australian clothing maker Pacific Brands (PacBrands) has struck a deal to offload the owner of the Hard Yakka and King Gee brands to Wesfarmers for AUD 180.00 million (USD 101.07 million).... ...
Pacific Brands to sell workware unit to Wesfarmers [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Aug 26 2014]
Pacific Brands to sell workware unit to Wesfarmers after impairments led to full-year loss ...
San Francisco startup icix nets $25 mln Series C [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 22 2014]
San Francisco-based food safety startup icix has raised $25 million in Series C funding. The investors included Wesfarmers Limited, Vertical Venture Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Starfish Ventures . PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. ...
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