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West Fraser Timber Co. Company Profile (TSE:WFT)

Consensus Ratings for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: C$55.50

Analysts' Ratings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/17/2016RBC CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$54.00 -> C$40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/26/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/27/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$50.00 -> C$51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$61.00 -> C$58.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperformC$56.00 -> C$54.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/27/2015ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$71.00 -> C$70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/19/2016        
7/21/2015Q2$0.69$0.13ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2014Q3$0.93$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014$1.05$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2014$0.88$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2013Q2 13$2.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.95$0.69
Q2 20162$0.55$0.89$0.72
Q3 20161$1.07$1.07$1.07
Q4 20161$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q1 20171$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q2 20171$1.14$1.14$1.14
Q4 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
3/17/2016QuarterlyC$0.070.6%3/17/20164/4/20164/4/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/17/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.55%12/17/20151/11/20161/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/24/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.54%9/24/201510/13/201510/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.41%6/25/20157/20/20157/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2015QuarterlyC$0.060.45%3/18/20153/20/20154/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2014quarterlyC$0.070.46%12/18/201412/22/20141/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/25/2014QuarterlyC$0.070.5%9/25/201410/14/201410/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/17/2014quarterlyC$0.076/26/20146/30/20147/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2014quarterlyC$0.070.53%3/19/20143/21/20144/4/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013C$0.1312/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013quarterlyC$0.140.58%12/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2013quarterlyC$0.149/30/201310/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/10/2013quarterlyC$0.146/24/20137/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013quarterlyC$0.143/22/20134/5/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2012quarterlyC$0.1412/18/201212/28/2012Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/11/2016Keith Darren CarterInsiderBuy145C$46.70C$6,771.50Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Henry Holman Ketcham IIIDirectorBuy10,000C$41.67C$416,700.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Gerald MillerDirectorBuy1,000C$38.75C$38,750.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016Edward SeraphimDirectorBuy12,500C$42.50C$531,250.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$41.64C$41,640.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/17/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy21,000C$46.68C$980,366.10Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy1,400C$46.88C$65,632.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2015Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$46.60C$46,600.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2015John Kendall KetchamDirectorBuy14,000C$35.45C$496,294.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2015Raymond William FerrisInsiderBuy3,000C$50.00C$150,000.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2014Gerald MillerDirectorSell1,000C$58.03C$58,025.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
DateHeadline
06/23/16 09:47 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") Notice of Second Quarter Results Conference Call - Marketwired (press release)
06/22/16 07:11 PMWest Fraser Timber : Notice of Second Quarter Results - Conference Call
06/22/16 04:39 PMNotice of Second Quarter Results - Conference Call - [at noodls] - Vancouver, B.C. - West Fraser will hold an analysts' conference call to discuss second quarter 2016 financial and operating results on Friday, July 22, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time/11:30 a.m. Eastern ...
06/22/16 04:00 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") Notice of Second Quarter Results Conference Call -
06/21/16 12:17 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : June 21, 2016 -
06/18/16 05:40 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.14% - Investing.com
06/17/16 06:57 PMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.14%
06/17/16 06:57 PMAnalyst Review Alert- West Fraser Timber Co. Limited (TSE:WFT)
06/16/16 08:33 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice - Marketwired (press release)
06/14/16 06:50 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice - Benzinga
06/14/16 04:49 PMDividend Notice - [at noodls] - Vancouver, B.C. - The Board of Directors of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Common shares and Class B Common shares in the capital of the Company, ...
06/14/16 04:16 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice -
06/06/16 04:47 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : June 6, 2016 -
06/03/16 10:21 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) announced the pricing of an upsized underwritten public offering - Inside Trade
05/31/16 10:46 AMStocks in Queue: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.(TSE:WFT), American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL) - NYSE Journal (press release) - Stocks in Queue: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.(TSE:WFT), American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL)NYSE Journal (press release)On Friday, Shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), added 2.31% and closed at $44.75 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $43.53 and $45.35. Weatherford International plc (WFT) recently declared it has ...and more »
05/30/16 08:22 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFT-CA : May 30, 2016 -
05/26/16 11:56 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.72% - Investing.com - Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.72%Investing.comMeanwhile, Interfor Corp (TO:IFP) added 6.77% or 0.83 points to end at 13.09 and West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd . (TO:WFT) was up 5.70% or 2.32 points to 43.04 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were New Gold Inc . (TO:NGD), which fell 4.43 ...and more »
05/26/16 11:56 AMWere Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week? - Wall Street Hints and News - Were Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week?Wall Street Hints and NewsOut of 7 analysts covering West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), 6 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 86% are positive. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has been the topic of 11 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to ...
05/23/16 04:48 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : May 23, 2016 -
05/21/16 12:04 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Decreased 36.16% After Low Volatility - Wall Street Hints and News - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Decreased 36.16% After Low VolatilityWall Street Hints and NewsThe shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) decreased by 36.16% in the last 20 days and lost 12.03% in the past 5 trading sessions. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) shares opened at $5.21 in the last session and had intraday high of $5.28 ...
05/14/16 06:23 AMEarnings in Focus: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE:AG) - News Oracle - Earnings in Focus: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE:AG)News OracleGiven our very aggressive cost actions and our unyielding focus on quality and reliability, we are confident in our ability to successfully navigate the current challenging industry conditions. Earnings Estimate of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT ...and more »
05/11/16 06:56 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : May 11, 2016 -
05/10/16 06:26 AMCanadian forestry finding its footing despite market challenges - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSX:WFT), B.C.’s largest forestry company by market cap, reported increased sales and earnings for 2016’s first quarter. The company reported sales of $1.08 billion, up from $1.01 billion, and earnings of $2 million ...
05/05/16 10:35 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. :WFT-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/27/16 07:18 AMAre Analysts Bullish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) After Last Week? - The Post - Are Analysts Bullish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) After Last Week?The PostOut of 7 analysts covering West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), 5 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 71% are positive. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has been the topic of 11 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to ...
04/26/16 02:18 PMEdited Transcript of WFT.TO earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-16 3:30pm GMT -
04/26/16 06:58 AMTimber Investing: 'Green Before Green Was Cool' - ThinkAdvisor - ThinkAdvisorTimber Investing: 'Green Before Green Was Cool'ThinkAdvisorDonnell points out that “proxy” assets available to smaller or less patient investors include exchange-traded funds that focus on timber-related companies or timber real estate investment trusts, which are often included in some of those ETFs. These ...and more »
04/25/16 06:50 PMWest Fraser Announces First Quarter Results - [at noodls] - West Fraser Announces First Quarter Results
04/25/16 06:51 AMTimber: A Sustainable Investment That Should Not be Overlooked - ThinkAdvisor - ThinkAdvisorTimber: A Sustainable Investment That Should Not be OverlookedThinkAdvisorDonnell points out that “proxy” assets available to smaller or less patient investors include ETFs that focus on timber-related companies or timber REITs, which are often included in some of those ETFs. ... In addition, REITs have limited flexibility ...
04/25/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 West Fraser Timber Co Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/23/16 06:36 AMUS GDP Figures Due Out Next Week - Baystreet.ca - US GDP Figures Due Out Next WeekBaystreet.ca3M Co (NYSE: MMM) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.92, compared to $1.85 in prior-year quarter. This week, 3M Drug Delivery Systems introduced the 3M™ Intelligent Control Inhaler, an intuitive, fully-integrated device that delivers accurate doses to patients, ...and more »
04/21/16 06:48 PMWest Fraser Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors -
04/21/16 06:59 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.32% - Investing.com - Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.32%Investing.comThe worst performers of the session were West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd . (TO:WFT), which fell 5.99% or 2.66 points to trade at 41.74 at the close. IAMGold Corporation (TO:IMG) declined 5.82% or 0.23 points to end at 3.72 and Torex Gold Resources Inc ...and more »
04/19/16 07:17 AMIs West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased Again - Stock Caller - Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased AgainStock CallerThe stock of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) is a huge mover today! The stock is up 1.56% or $0.7 after the news, hitting $45.5 per share. About 77,378 shares traded hands. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) has declined 9.37% since September ...
04/15/16 10:15 AMWill West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Short Squeeze Soon? - Stock Caller - Stock CallerWill West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Short Squeeze Soon?Stock CallerThe stock of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) is a huge mover today! The stock is down 2.20% or $1.01 after the news, hitting $44.99 per share. About 159,118 shares traded hands. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) has declined 9.22% since ...
04/13/16 12:27 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT) Cut to “Neutral” at Dundee Securities - Washington News Wire - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT) Cut to “Neutral” at Dundee SecuritiesWashington News WireWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. logo Dundee Securities lowered shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note published on Friday morning, MarketBeat Ratings reports. In related news, Director ...Q1 2016 EPS Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Lowered by Analyst (WFT)Web Breaking Newsall 4 news articles »
04/12/16 02:30 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:WFT) : April 12, 2016 -
04/11/16 07:29 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WFT-CA : April 11, 2016 -
04/04/16 01:43 PMWEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL PLC (NYSE:WFT) rated an average of Strong Buy by 23 of analysts - Hints News Network - WEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL PLC (NYSE:WFT) rated an average of Strong Buy by 23 of analystsHints News NetworkWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (NYSE:WFT) was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Jan 22nd, 2016. The rating has changed from Market Perform to Outperform. Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE:WFT) target price was lowered by Stephens on Jan 21st, ...and more »
03/31/16 12:41 PMWest Fraser Timber : Notice of First Quarter Results - Conference Call - West Fraser shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: 'WFT'. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. issued this content on 30 March 2016 and is solely responsible for the information contained herein. Distributed by Public, unedited and unaltered ...
03/30/16 04:47 PMNotice of First Quarter Results - Conference Call - [at noodls] - Vancouver, B.C. - West Fraser will hold an analysts' conference call to discuss first quarter 2016 financial and operating results on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time/11:30 a.m. Eastern ...
03/30/16 04:02 PMNotice of First Quarter Results Conference Call -
03/26/16 12:03 PMWere Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week? - Business Standard Tribune - Were Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week?Business Standard TribuneOut of 7 analysts covering West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), 6 rate it “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 86% are positive. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. was the topic in 11 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to ...
03/18/16 02:34 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : March 18, 2016 -
03/11/16 12:47 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Increased 5.93% After Low Volatility - RiversideGazette.com - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Increased 5.93% After Low VolatilityRiversideGazette.comThe shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) increased by 5.93% in the last 20 days but lost 9.70% in the past 5 trading sessions. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) shares opened at $6.41 in the last session and had intraday high of $6.72 ...and more »
03/10/16 02:54 PMU.S., Canada vow to fix long-standing softwood lumber dispute - [Reuters] - The United States and Canada on Thursday vowed to settle a long-standing dispute over Canadian exports of softwood lumber which could erupt again this October when an earlier agreement on the problem expires. U.S. producers complain that Canadian softwood lumber, which tends to come from government-owned land, is subsidized. Faced with the prospect of the U.S. timber lobby pressing for penalties when the grace period runs out this October, President Barack Obama and recently elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asked officials to work out possible solutions and report back within 100 days.
03/10/16 11:13 AMWhat Next for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Stock After Today's Huge Decline? - RiversideGazette.com - What Next for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Stock After Today's Huge Decline?RiversideGazette.comThe stock of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) is a huge mover today! The stock is down 3.63% or $1.74 after the news, hitting $46.2 per share. About 257,599 shares traded hands or 11.59% up from the average. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) ...
03/08/16 01:21 AMNorbord Inc. -- Moody's: Global paper and forest products industry outlook stable -
03/07/16 07:25 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFT-CA : March 7, 2016 -
02/26/16 01:45 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : February 26, 2016 -
About West Fraser Timber Co.

West Fraser Timber Co. logoWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. is a Canada-based integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States. The Company's operating segments are Lumber, Panels, and Pulp and Paper. Its Lumber segment includes the shipment and production of spruce/pine/fir (SPF), southern yellow pine (SYP) and Wood chip. The panels segment is comprised of its three plywood operations, two MDF operations and one LVL operation, which are located in western Canada. LVL is used in single-family home construction. The Pulp and Paper segment is comprised of the Company's northern-bleached softwood kraft (NBSK), bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP) and newsprint businesses. It operates 40 mills across Western Canada, which manufactures products except southern yellow pine lumber, and the southern United States and its southern United States mills produce SYP lumber and wood chips.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: WFT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $37.58
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.57
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $44.95
  • P/E Ratio: 44.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $3.06B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.26 EPS
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