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WOODSIDE PETROLEUM LTD

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End-of-day quote. End-of-day quote Australian Stock Exchange - 01/18
26.65 AUD   -0.41%
09:15aWOODSIDE PETROLEUM LTD : annual earnings release
02:39aAustralia shares end lower as new COVID-19 cases emerge over weekend
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12:48aAustralia shares end lower as fresh COVID-19 cluster emerges in Sydney
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Vaccine optimism sets Australia shares for best month on record

11/26/2020 | 08:02pm EST

* Victoria records 28 days without an infection

* Financials, energy, mining set for best month on record

* Gold stocks set for worst month since March

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Australian shares were on course for their best month as the market euphoria around COVID-19 vaccines and Joe Biden's transition to the White House lifted sentiment, despite a slight easing on the day amid a rise in coronavirus cases globally.

The S&P/ASX 200 index fell 0.2% to 6,622.9 by 0006 GMT on Friday, though losses on the benchmark were limited as Victoria, previously the country's coronavirus hotbed, said it had detected no fresh infections in the last 28 days.

The benchmark was on course for its fourth straight weekly gain and its best month on record, supported by optimism surrounding easing lockdowns.

In the closest he has come to conceding the U.S. election, U.S. President Donald Trump said late Thursday that he would leave the White House if the U.S. Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, soothing political uncertainty in Washington.

British drugmaker AstraZeneca, however, said it would likely run an additional global trial to assess the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine amid questions over results from its late-stage study, Bloomberg News reported.

The vaccine was touted to be cheaper and more easily distributable than rivals and some experts say the concerns could affect its chances of getting speedy U.S. and EU regulatory approval.

"There is certainly some rough terrain ahead for the global recovery – and potential for economic scarring," analysts at ANZ said in a note, citing a spurt of new COVID-19 cases across the United States and Europe.

Energy, mining and financial stocks were all headed for a fourth straight weekly gain, while gold stocks were set for their biggest monthly loss since March.

Still, energy stocks saw their biggest decline on Friday as oil prices retreated on oversupply concerns. Index heavyweights Woodside Petroleum and Santos lost as much as 1.4% and 1.9%, respectively.

Healthcare stocks fell 0.7%, with industry giant CSL accounting for a bulk of the losses.

New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index traded flat at 12,601.85, as gains in healthcare and utilities balanced out losses in financials. (Reporting by Arpit Nayak in Bengaluru, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)


© Reuters 2020
Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
ASTRAZENECA PLC 0.92% 7662 Delayed Quote.3.66%
CSL LIMITED 0.09% 267.5 End-of-day quote.-5.54%
S&P/ASX 200 -0.78% 6663 Real-time Quote.1.95%
SANTOS LIMITED -0.81% 7.36 End-of-day quote.17.38%
WOODSIDE PETROLEUM LTD -0.41% 26.65 End-of-day quote.17.19%
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Financials
Sales 2020 4 766 M 3 661 M 3 661 M
Net income 2020 -3 180 M -2 442 M -2 442 M
Net Debt 2020 4 157 M 3 193 M 3 193 M
P/E ratio 2020 -7,96x
Yield 2020 2,20%
Capitalization 25 643 M 19 704 M 19 695 M
EV / Sales 2020 6,25x
EV / Sales 2021 5,78x
Nbr of Employees 3 834
Free-Float 99,7%
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Number of Analysts 15
Average target price 27,11 AUD
Last Close Price 26,65 AUD
Spread / Highest target 67,4%
Spread / Average Target 1,74%
Spread / Lowest Target -20,1%
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Peter John Coleman Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director & MD
Richard J. B. Goyder Chairman
Fiona Hick Senior Vice President-Operations
Sherry Duhe Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Shaun Gregory Chief Technology Officer & EVP-Sustainability
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