The Motley Fool

Wesfarmers Limited (ASX: WES) Share Price and News

 Chart and Price Data

20mins delayed


Bid/Ask /
Avg Daily Volume
Day Movement
Day High/Low /
52 Week Range -
Year Return (Capital)
As at
Please Wait...

Wesfarmers Limited (WES) is a diversified business with broad business operations including home improvement and outdoor living, apparel and general merchandise, office supplies; and an industrials division with businesses in chemicals, energy and fertilisers, and industrial and safety products.

From its origins in 1914 as a Western Australian farmers’ cooperative, Wesfarmers has grown into one of Australia’s largest listed companies trading on the ASX. Headquartered in Perth, Western Australia, Wesfarmers subsidiaries include household names such as Bunnings Warehouse, Kmart Australia, Officeworks and more.

Wesfarmers Limited (ASX: WES) Latest News


Woolworths Limited or Wesfarmers Ltd: Which should you buy?

Retail kings Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) and Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) continue their hardware battle for market share, squeezing more independent operators out of the market. More »


Are Wesfarmers Ltd and Woolworths Limited getting too big to grow effectively?

Stiff competition has seen Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) and Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) cross some lines in the pursuit of profit. More »

woolworths truck

3 reasons Woolworths Limited is a buy

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) has seen its shares sold-off despite offering a big dividend yield. More »

4 top dividend stocks to beat the RBA

JB Hi-Fi Limited (ASX:JBH), Super Retail Group Ltd (ASX:SUL), ASX Ltd Ltd (ASX:ASX) and Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) are all forecast to provide investors with... More »


Here’s why you should stick with your Wesfarmers Ltd shares

Retailing giant Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) has the strength to grow in a weak economy and could expand further into financial services. More »

woolworths share price

Here’s how Woolworths Limited can win the supermarket price war

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) is under heavy fire from Coles, owned by Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES). But it's possible to scrape back some market share. More »

westfield share price

3 stocks set to post stellar returns: Wesfarmers Ltd, Scentre Group Ltd and Crown Resorts Ltd

These 3 companies are worth buying due to their dependence on consumer spending levels: Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES), Scentre Group Ltd (ASX:SCG) and Crown Resorts... More »

woolworths share price

5 reasons you should buy Woolworths Limited shares today

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) has attracted a lot of short interest lately. More »

Here’s why you should hold your Woolworths Limited shares

Short sellers and options traders are betting against Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) in record numbers. Should you? More »

woolworths truck

Woolworths Limited remains Australia’s most valuable brand: What you need to know

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) managed to hold off a rampaging Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX:TLS) for the title More »

Even millionaires need income — you can’t live off booming house prices alone

Learn more about you, and your six-step income-generation plan More »

retire wealthy

4 dependable dividend payers for your blue-chip retirement

Still the best option for a comfortable retirement is building your own future wealth on stable, dependable stocks that can pay you reliable dividends More »

BHP Billiton

3 stocks worth buying right now: BHP Billiton Limited, Wesfarmers Ltd and Santos Ltd

These 3 stocks are trading at very enticing prices: BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP), Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) and Santos Ltd (ASX:STO) More »

Here are Australia’s top 10 revenue earners in 2014

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW), Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) and Commonwealth Bank of Australia were amongst Australia's top earners in 2014. More »