Woodside Petroleum (ASX:WPL) Shares Pass Above 200 Day Moving Average of $34.44

Shares of Woodside Petroleum Limited (ASX:WPL) crossed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $34.44 and traded as high as $32.23. Woodside Petroleum shares last traded at $32.12, with a volume of 3,620,313 shares changing hands.

The firm has a market capitalization of $29.89 billion and a PE ratio of 24.04. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is A$31.74 and its 200 day simple moving average is A$34.41. The company has a quick ratio of 3.29, a current ratio of 3.45 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 37.93.

The company also recently declared a Interim dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 20th were given a dividend of $0.53 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.64%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, August 26th. Woodside Petroleum’s payout ratio is 135.54%.

About Woodside Petroleum (ASX:WPL)

Woodside Petroleum Ltd engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, production, marketing, and sale of hydrocarbons in Oceania, Asia, Canada, Africa, and internationally. The company produces liquefied natural gas, pipeline natural gas, condensate, liquefied petroleum gas, and crude oil. It holds interests in the Greater Browse, Greater Sunrise, Greater Pluto, Greater Exmouth, North West Shelf, Wheatstone, Canada, Senegal, Greater Scarborough, and Myanmar projects.

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