Woodside Petroleum Ltd (ASX: WPL) Share Price and News

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Market Cap $20.27 billion
P/E Ratio 38.76
Dividend Yield 2.71%
Shares Outstanding 963.58 million
Earnings per share 0.396
Dividend per share 0.56
Year To Date Return -6.01%
Earnings Yield 2.58%
Franking 100%
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Woodside Petroleum Ltd (ASX: WPL)
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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
30 Aug 2021 $0.4103 100.00% Interim 24 Sep 2021
25 Feb 2021 $0.1530 100.00% Final 24 Mar 2021
24 Aug 2020 $0.3625 100.00% Interim 18 Sep 2020
24 Feb 2020 $0.8313 100.00% Final 20 Mar 2020
26 Aug 2019 $0.5324 100.00% Interim 20 Sep 2019
22 Feb 2019 $1.2706 100.00% Final 20 Mar 2019
23 Aug 2018 $0.7280 100.00% Interim 20 Sep 2018
22 Feb 2018 $0.6261 100.00% Final 22 Mar 2018
24 Aug 2017 $0.6195 100.00% Interim 21 Sep 2017
02 Mar 2017 $0.6483 100.00% Final 29 Mar 2017
29 Aug 2016 $0.4499 100.00% Interim 30 Sep 2016
22 Feb 2016 $0.5988 100.00% Interim 08 Apr 2016
26 Aug 2015 $0.9208 100.00% Interim 23 Sep 2015
25 Feb 2015 $1.8436 100.00% Final 25 Mar 2015
27 Aug 2014 $1.1870 100.00% Interim 24 Sep 2014
24 Feb 2014 $1.1494 100.00% Final 26 Mar 2014
26 Aug 2013 $0.9277 100.00% Interim 25 Sep 2013
25 Feb 2013 $0.6353 100.00% Final 03 Apr 2013
27 Feb 2012 $0.5096 100.00% Final 04 Apr 2012
22 Aug 2011 $0.5244 100.00% Interim 30 Sep 2011
24 Feb 2011 $0.5450 100.00% Final 06 Apr 2011
23 Aug 2010 $0.5634 100.00% Interim 23 Sep 2010
01 Mar 2010 $0.5500 100.00% Final 31 Mar 2010
24 Aug 2009 $0.5500 100.00% Interim 05 Oct 2009
23 Feb 2009 $0.5500 100.00% Final 06 Apr 2009

WPL ASX Announcements

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About Woodside Petroleum Ltd

Woodside Petroleum Limited (WPL) is the largest operator of oil and gas production in Australia and also Australia’s largest independent dedicated oil and gas company.

Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Perth, Woodside shares were first listed on the ASX in 1971. The Woodside share price has gone from strength to strength in the ensuing years. Woodside is now ranked as one of the largest listed companies on the ASX.

WPL also has a portfolio of offshore platforms, oil floating production storage and off-loading vessels. WPL also holds operating assets both in Australia and internationally.

WPL Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
16 Sep 2021 $21.04 $0.51 2.48% 5,969,394 $21.00 $21.18 $20.91
15 Sep 2021 $20.53 $-0.28 -1.35% 4,977,533 $20.54 $20.68 $20.50
14 Sep 2021 $20.81 $1.22 6.23% 5,208,417 $20.01 $20.91 $20.00
13 Sep 2021 $19.59 $0.32 1.66% 2,513,269 $19.41 $19.63 $19.31
10 Sep 2021 $19.27 $0.07 0.36% 3,276,333 $19.27 $19.44 $19.15
09 Sep 2021 $19.20 $-0.42 -2.14% 4,098,014 $19.58 $19.59 $19.18
08 Sep 2021 $19.62 $-0.07 -0.36% 3,834,543 $19.56 $19.65 $19.47
07 Sep 2021 $19.69 $0.12 0.61% 2,340,627 $19.53 $19.73 $19.48
06 Sep 2021 $19.57 $-0.33 -1.66% 4,161,722 $19.75 $19.77 $19.46
03 Sep 2021 $19.90 $0.15 0.76% 3,088,226 $20.01 $20.20 $19.84
02 Sep 2021 $19.75 $0.01 0.05% 2,930,573 $19.64 $19.81 $19.46
01 Sep 2021 $19.74 $0.25 1.28% 2,660,078 $19.40 $19.78 $19.38
31 Aug 2021 $19.49 $-0.53 -2.65% 6,957,438 $19.94 $19.97 $19.43
30 Aug 2021 $20.02 $-0.26 -1.28% 3,508,662 $20.26 $20.59 $20.02
27 Aug 2021 $20.28 $-0.05 -0.25% 3,717,654 $20.29 $20.38 $20.18
26 Aug 2021 $20.33 $0.02 0.10% 2,640,994 $20.37 $20.41 $20.23
25 Aug 2021 $20.31 $0.00 0.00% 4,369,281 $20.63 $20.66 $20.15
24 Aug 2021 $20.31 $0.63 3.20% 4,044,776 $20.10 $20.38 $20.06
23 Aug 2021 $19.68 $-0.02 -0.10% 2,636,557 $19.70 $19.89 $19.57
20 Aug 2021 $19.70 $0.10 0.51% 8,510,509 $19.50 $19.86 $19.35
19 Aug 2021 $19.60 $-0.69 -3.40% 6,396,245 $20.00 $20.03 $19.60
18 Aug 2021 $20.29 $-0.44 -2.12% 6,694,180 $20.00 $20.67 $19.85
17 Aug 2021 $20.73 $-0.45 -2.12% 4,365,811 $21.20 $21.20 $20.51

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
31 Aug 2021 Christopher (Chris) Haynes Buy 1 $22,137
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Frank Cooper Buy 1 $22,667
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Ann Pickard Buy 2 $47,616
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Sarah Ryan Buy 1 $19,758
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Ian Macfarlane Buy 449 $8,827
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Larry Archibald Buy 2 $44,274
Directors' share plan.
31 Aug 2021 Swee Chen Goh Buy 4 $91,497
Directors' share plan.
19 Apr 2021 Peter Coleman Transfer 81 $1,916,030
Off-market transfer. Assuming 81,119 Indirect shares transferred to Direct shares.
19 Apr 2021 Peter Coleman Transfer 81 $1,916,030
Off-market transfer. Assuming 81,119 Indirect shares transferred to Direct shares.
12 Mar 2021 Peter Coleman Sell 37 $952,357
On-market trade.
09 Mar 2021 Peter Coleman Issued 81 $2,035,275
Conversion of securities. VWAP.
As per announcement on 16/03/2021.
There is no transaction reported for conversion of rights.
01 Mar 2021 Christopher (Chris) Haynes Buy 738 $18,450
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Ann Pickard Buy 1 $39,700
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Frank Cooper Buy 756 $18,900
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Swee Chen Goh Buy 3 $76,075
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Larry Archibald Buy 1 $36,900
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Ian Macfarlane Buy 2 $50,975
Directors' share plan.
01 Mar 2021 Sarah Ryan Buy 658 $16,450
Directors' share plan.
22 Feb 2021 Peter Coleman Transfer 37 $896,003
Off-market transfer.
22 Feb 2021 Peter Coleman Transfer 37 $896,003
Off-market transfer.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Christopher (Chris) Michael Haynes Non-Executive Director Jun 2011
Mr Haynes has 38-year career with Shell including as Executive Vice President, Upstream Major Projects within Shell's Projects and Technology business, General Manager of Shell's operations in Syria and a secondment as Managing Director of Nigeria LNG Ltd. From 1999 to 2002, seconded to Woodside as General Manager of the North West Shelf Venture. Retired from Shell in 2011. He is member of the Risk, Sustainability and Governance Committees and director of Worley Limited (since 2012).
Mr Gene Thomas Tilbrook Non-Executive Director Dec 2014
Mr Tilbrook has Broad experience in corporate strategy, investment and finance. Senior executive of Wesfarmers Limited between 1985 and 2009, including roles as Executive Director Finance and Executive Director Business Development. He is Chair of the Human Resources & Compensation Committee. Member of the Risk and Governance Committees. He is director of Orica Limited (since 2013) and the Bell Shakespeare Company. He director of GPT Group Limited (2010-2021).
Mr Richard James Barr Goyder Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Aug 2017
Mr Goyder spent 24 years with Wesfarmers Limited, including Managing Director and CEO from 2005 to late 2017. Chairman of the Australian B20 (the key business advisory body to the international economic forum which includes business leaders from all G20 economies) from February 2013 to December 2014. He is Chair of the Governance Committee. He is chairman of Qantas Airways Limited, Australian Football League Commission, Channel 7 Telethon Trust, JDRF Australia and WA Symphony Orchestra. He is also member of Evans and Partners Investment Committee.
Mr Frank Charles Cooper Non-Executive Director Feb 2013
Mr Cooper has more than 35 years experience in corporate tax, specialising in the mining, energy and utilities sector, including senior leadership roles at three of the largest accounting firms and director of a leading Australian utility company. He is Chair of the Risk Committee. Member of the Human Resources & Compensation & Governance Committees. He is chair of Insurance Commission of Western Australia, director of St John of God Australia Limited (since 2015) and South32 Limited (since 2015), member of Pro-Chancellor of Senate of the University of Western Australia and member of ASIC Corporate Governance Consultative Panel, president of Western Australia division of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and trustee of St John of God Health Care (since 2015).
Ms Ann Darlene Pickard Non-Executive Director Feb 2016
Ms Pickard retired from Shell in 2016 after a 15-year tenure holding numerous positions, including Executive Vice President Arctic, Executive Vice President Exploration and Production, Country Chair of Shell in Australia, and Executive Vice President Africa. Previously had an 11-year tenure with Mobil prior to its merger with Exxon. She is Chair of the Sustainability Committee. Member of the Human Resources & Compensation and Governance Committees. She is also director of KBR Inc. (since 2015) and Noble Corporation plc (since 2021) and Member of University of Wyoming Foundation Board.
Dr Sarah Elizabeth Ryan Non-Executive Director Dec 2012
Dr Ryan has more than 30 years experience in the oil and gas industry in various technical, operational and senior management positions, including 15 years with Schlumberger Ltd. From 2007 to 2017 was an equity analyst, portfolio manager and energy advisor for Earnest Partners. Ryan is member of the Risk, Sustainability & Governance Committees. Dr Ryan is director of Akastor ASA (since 2014), Aurizon Holdings (since 2019), MPC Kinetic Pty Ltd (since 2016) and Viva Energy Group Ltd (since 2018). Dr Ryan is on Board of the Future Battery Industries Co-operative Research Centre (since 2020). Dr Ryan was director of Central Petroleum Limited (2017 to 2018).
Mr Ian Elgin Macfarlane Non-Executive Director Nov 2016
Mr Macfarlane is Australia's longest-serving Federal Resources and Energy Minister and the Coalition's longest-serving Federal Industry and Innovation Minister with over 14 years of experience in both Cabinet and shadow ministerial positions. Before entering politics, Mr Macfarlane's experience included agriculture, and being President of the Queensland Graingrowers Association (1991 to 1998) and the Grains Council of Australia (1994 to 1996). He is member of the Human Resources & Compensation, Sustainability and & Governance Committees. He is Chief Executive of Queensland Resources Council (since 2016), chair of Innovative Manufacturing Co-operative Research Centre, director of METS Ignited (since 2020) and member of Toowoomba Community Advisory Committee of the University of Queensland Rural Clinical School.
Mr Larry Archibald Non-Executive Director Feb 2017
Mr Archibald is Former ConocoPhillips company executive (2008 to 2015), spending eight years in senior positions including Senior Vice President, Business Development and Exploration, and Senior Vice President, Exploration. Prior to this, spent 29 years at Amoco (1980 to 1998) and BP (1998 to 2008) in various positions including leadership of exploration programs covering many world regions. He is member of Risk, Sustainability and Governance Committees. He is chair of University of Arizona Geosciences Advisory Board.
Ms Swee Chen Goh Non-Executive Director Jan 2020
Ms Goh joined Shell in 2003 and retired as Chairperson of the Shell companies in Singapore in January 2019. Served on the boards of a number of Shell joint ventures in China, Korea and Saudi Arabia and has board and governance experience. Prior to joining Shell, worked at Procter & Gamble and IBM. Gained experience in a diverse range of industries, including oil and gas, consumer goods and IT. She is Member of the Human Resources & Compensation, Sustainability & Governance Committees. She is also chair of Singapore Institute for Human Resource Professionals (since 2016) and the National Arts Council Singapore (since 2019) and Director of Singapore Airlines Ltd (since 2019), Singapore Power Ltd (since 2019), CapitaLand Ltd (since 2017) and The Centre for Liveable Cities (since 2021). She is member of Singapore Legal Services Commission, president of Global Compact Network Singapore and trustee of Nanyang Technological University.
Ms Marguerite (Meg) Eileen O'Neil Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Apr 2021
Ms O'Neil is an executive with 27 years' experience working in the global oil and gas industry and also has experience across the oil and gas value chain. Prior to joining Woodside Ms O'Neill held senior technical and business positions in Exxon Mobil including assignments in Indonesia, Norway, Canada and the USA and regional roles responsible for Asia/Pacific and Africa.
Mr Benjamin (Ben) Sana Wyatt Non-Executive Director Jun 2021
Mr Wyatt has experience in treasury, finance and Indigenous affairs. Mr Wyatt is the former Western Australian Treasurer and has had ministerial responsibility for Finance, Energy, Aboriginal Affairs and Lands. He was the first Indigenous treasurer of any Australian parliament and has held various cabinet portfolios including responsibility for Native Title and the Pilbara. He retired from the Western Australian Parliament in March 2021. Prior to entering Parliament, Mr Wyatt practised as a lawyer in both private practice and with the Western Australian Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. Mr Wyatt was recently appointed to the Boards of the West Coast Eagles and the Telethon Kids Institute. Mr Wyatt will be a member of the Human Resources & Compensation Committee, Sustainability Committee and Governance Committee of Woodside.
Mr Warren Baillie Company Secretary Feb 2012
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Mr Andrew Cox Joint Company SecretaryVice President Legal and General Counsel Jun 2017
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Warren Baillie Company Secretary
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Sherry Duhe Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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Meg O'Neill Executive Vice President Development and Marketing
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Reinhardt Matisons Executive Vice President Marketing Trading and Shipping
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Shaun Gregory Executive Vice President Sustainability and Chief Technology Officer
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Andrew Cox Joint Company SecretaryVice President Legal and General Counsel
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Michael Abbott Senior Vice President Corporate and Legal
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Fiona Hick Senior Vice President Operations
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Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 267,141,449 27.76%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 136,302,919 14.17%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 75,771,197 7.87%
National Nominees Limited 23,752,017 2.47%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Agency Lending DRP A/C> 23,267,393 2.42%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <DRP> 14,244,989 1.48%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <NT Comnwlth Super Corp A/C> 6,048,324 0.63%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited <WPL Plans Ctrl A/C> 6,038,074 0.63%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Citibank NY ADR Dep A/C> 5,396,858 0.56%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Colonial First State Inv A/C> 4,444,170 0.46%
Netwealth Investments Limited <Wrap Services A/C> 3,699,601 0.38%
Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 3,354,652 0.35%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd <DRP A/C> 3,319,608 0.34%
McCusker Holdings Pty Ltd 1,945,000 0.20%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited <WPL 2013 WEP TST A/C> 1,733,452 0.18%
Argo Investments Limited 1,700,873 0.18%
Navigator Australia Ltd <MLC Investment Sett A/C> 1,604,852 0.17%
Netwealth Investments Limited <Super Services A/C> 1,579,934 0.16%
AMP Life Limited 1,467,902 0.15%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited Gsco Eca 1,439,408 0.15%

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